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Pro-Vice-Chancellor of University of Surrey Pays Visit to UESTC

published: 2011-10-25 11:22:41       hits: 

From October 17 to 20, Prof. Colin Grant, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of University of Surrey revisited UESTC for further talks on bilateral cooperation.

Universityof Surrey is one of the British traditional institutions of higher learning, which is well-known for its academic programs and research capacity in the world as well as in the UK. Prof. Grant visited UESTC last May and made detailed observation of engineering schools. In his second visit, he focused on investigating schools specializing in economics, management, humanities, foreign languages, and life sciences. He attended communication meetings with officials and faculty members from such schools. During the talks and laboratory visits, Prof. Grant elaborated on the latest development in the above-mentioned fields and had in-depth discussions on future possibilities for cooperation between the two universities.

On the morning of October 20, President Wang Jinsong interviewed Grant, and they gladly exchanged views on future cooperation.

This visit has deepened Prof. Colin Grant's understanding of UESTC's academic positioning and strength. He expressed willingness to push forward the cooperation between the two universities.