XTU Delegation Visits Indian Universities for Cooperation
Vice President of Xiangtan University Liao Yong’an led a five-member delegation to visit India’s University of Delhi and Amrita University between December 16 and 21. The delegation consisted of representatives from School of Public Administration, Business School, International Exchange Center, and Comparative Studies Center on India-China Social Governance. They conducted exchanges and discussions on strengthening and expanding cooperation with Indian universities.
During the visit to University of Delhi, the delegation held friendly talks with persons in charge and relevant personnel of the university’s Institute of Home Economics and International Exchange Center on deepening mutual cooperation. Liao said that building on a good foundation, both sides can further strengthen cooperation on teacher and student exchange programs, the joint establishment of Comparative Studies Center on India-China Social Governance, international conferences and academic journals. The two sides have achieved fruitful results and signed a memorandum of cooperation.
During the visit to Amrita University, the delegation had talks with heads of the university’s School of Engineering, School of Biotechnology, School of Business, Live-in Labs, and International Exchange Center. Liao Yong’an briefed them on XTU’s basic conditions, discipline characteristics and the achievements in comparative studies of India-China social governance. Director of the counterpart’s International Exchange Center introduced their university mission and discipline construction, and expressed their cooperation intention. After visiting several laboratories, the delegation was deeply impressed by the university’s practice-oriented concept of talent training.
Last November, XTU sent representatives to University of Delhi and organized teachers and students to study in University of Delhi through exchange programs. In June, 2017, three professors from the university participated in the international academic conference of "Comparative Studies of India-China Social Governance", which was organized by XTU.
December 26th, 2017