The delegation of California State University-Long Beach (CSULB) came to visit Shanghai Open University (SOU) on June 11. Members of the delegation include professors from College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts, College of Education, and College of Health and Human Services at California State Univeristy-Long Beach. ZHANG Jin, Vice President of SOU and other related faculties attended the meeting.
Applications for SOU 2019 International Visiting Scholar Program are available online! 15 scholarship opportunities for excellent scholars all over the world! Explore this visiting scholar program and activities, access the application forms, read the online program brochure at http://iie.sou.edu.cn/en/immersionhub/visiting-scholar-program/
The dates are June 10 – June 21. Application deadline is March 29th, 2019.
Applications for SOU 2019 International Student Program are available online! 30 scholarship opportunities! Explore this summer’s classes and activities, access the application forms, read the online program brochures at http://iie.sou.edu.cn/en/immersionhub/student-exchange-program/.
The Opening Ceremony of 2018 SOU International Visiting Scholar Program was held on Guoshun Campus on June 4th. Nineteen international visiting scholars from 18 countries will participate in this year’s program. The specially invited scholar Dr. David James and faculty members of the Institute of International Exchanges have attended the opening ceremony. The opening ceremony was chaired by Dr. Weng Zhuhua—Executive Dean of Institute of International Exchanges.
President Yuan introduced the development history and university profile of SOU. As a university without walls, Shanghai Open University takes advantage of its branch school system and learning platform and provides citizens with opportunities for higher education and lifelong learning. SOU has played an important role in supporting regional industry development, promoting higher education equity and enhancing the quality of urban population’s lives. At the same time, as the host institute of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network, SOU actively promotes international cooperation in the field of open distance education and has achieved remarkable results.
Applications for SOU 2018 International Student Summer Program are available online! 30 scholarship opportunities! Explore this summer’s classes and activities, access the application forms, read the online program brochures at http://iie.sou.edu.cn/en/immersionhub/student-exchange-program/.
Shanghai Open University (SOU) as approved by Chinese Ministry of Education is a higher education institute which is providing distance open education to adults with support of modern information and communication technologies. We have provided degree education for 350,000 graduates since our establishment in 1960 along with numerous training certificate programs in collaboration with Shanghai’s public and private sectors as a key contribution towards Shanghai’s goal of developing as a Learning Society.