In order to promote internationalization atmosphere on the campus, to strengthen the cooperation with partner institutions,education agencies, and to provide high-quality resources for students, Xi 'an Polytechnic University held the first International Education Exposition (IEE) from September 25 to 27. More than 40 representatives of 23 partner universities and agencies from the United States, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Italy and other countries attended the first IEE.More than 4000 freshmen and some undergraduate and graduate students met with all these representatives during 3 days.
The exposition includes international education exposition, program presentations, academic reports and open courses.On the morning of the 25th, the opening ceremony was held in lecture hall of lintong campus.Vice President Li Pengfei attended the opening ceremony and delivered the welcome address, head of the relevant departments and student representatives attended the opening ceremony.
Vice President Li Pengfei delivered a speech
From the afternoon of 25th to 27th, more than 4,000 students of grade 2017 and other undergraduate students and graduate students participated in the education exposition at Student Center. As part of our freshman education, the international education exposition provides students with opportunities to meet with representatives from overseas universities and education institutions. Students learn more about the first-class universities, about their course and the research project, the scholarship information as well as the application conditions and methods.
Emporia State University
Oklahoma City University
Canterbury Christ Church University
During the exposition, we held 12 program speeches and two academic reports, which provided a full range of foreign university information, international exchange information and subject knowledge.
Mark Daley, director of the international division of Emporia State University
Open class by Coventry University
The guests visited the XPU's history museum and the museum of textile and clothing, which help them to had a better understanding of our development history.
This exposition was an important measure to promote internationalization of talents training, strengthen the interaction with partner institutions, an to arouse the enthusiasm of the students to go abroad. Through face-to-face communication, students have in-depth understanding of various kinds of foreign exchange programs.