Agreement for Establishing The Bulgarian Chinese Center of The Shanghai Jiao Tong University at The UNWE Is Signed
The Rector Prof. D.Sc.(Econ.) Statty Stattev and the Vice President of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Prof. HUANG Zhen signed an Agreement of Academic Cooperation allowing additional arrangements for joint educational and scientific projects (in the picture below).
The Rector announced that it was accepted the suggestion addressed by the UNWE for establishing the Bulgarian Chinese Center of the Shanghai University at our university. The new Center at the UNWE will stimulate the development of cooperation not only between both universities but it will also strengthen the Bulgarian Chinese relations in the field of higher education and science, outlined Prof. Stattev.
Students from the Shanghai University will be able to educate at the UNWE in the specialities in the English language and an exchange of lecturers and students on the Erasmus+ Programme is also provisioned, pointed out the Rector. The UNWE has already had an experience in such kind of cooperation, said Prof. Stattev and pointed out as an example the joint Master`s degree programme between the UNWE and Nottingham Trent University, UK.
During the meeting
Prof. Stattev awarded to Prof. Zhen a statuette of the monument of Prof. Stephan Bobchev – founder and first Rector of UNWE (in the picture below).
Coordinator for the implementation of the Agreement by the UNWE will be Assoc. Prof. Dr. Paskal Zhelev, Secretary General for International Cooperation and by the Shanghai University – Dr. MO Liangjin, Director of the Global Affairs Office.