A delegation of three members, including Christa Beckmann, Head of the Office of News and Public Affairs, Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) and Beate Rogler, Director of Beijing Office, FUB has recently visited Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech). Tang Tao, Vice President of SUSTech held a meeting with Christa Beckmann.
Tang welcomed the delegation. Hou Shengtao, Director of the Department of Global Engagement, introduced SUSTech's history, majors, faculty and global engagement, expecting the two sides to enhance mutual understanding, and explore short-term undergraduate exchange and training cooperation through the visit.
Rogler expressed thanks for SUSTech's hospitality. She introduced the history, term and system, and summer programs of FUB, with emphasis on the features of Germany's higher education. She said that SUSTech is a young and internationalized university, expecting the two sides to seek fields of common interest and establish cooperative relations in the future.
During the visit, FUB's representatives communicated with the scholars of the Department of Biology, SUSTech.
Founded in 1948, located in Berlin, capital of Germany, Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) was formerly prestigious Berlin University. FUB is the largest general public university in Berlin, as well as one of 11 elite universities in Germany. Currently FUB has some 36,000 students, of which 16 percent are international students.