On April 19th, 2017, the delegation from Jianghan University headed by Mr. Hanwen Wang, Deputy Chairman of University Labor Union visited UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland (CII). UCD CII Director Professor Liming Wang and Chinese Director Professor Yongqiang Cai welcomed the guests. Mr. Daniel O’Sullivan, Recruitment Officer of China market of the UCD International Office also attended the meeting.
The delegation was given a presentation on the achievements of UCD CII over the past 10 years. Mr. Wang shared Jianghan University’s experience of internationalization in recent years. A detailed discussion was held on how to develop the Confucius Institute and its role in international collaborations for universities. Both parties expressed the willingness to explore possibilities for establishing the links in the nearest future.
In addition, Mr. O’Sullivan briefed the visitors about UCD and its recruitment of international students. He stressed the comparative advantages that Ireland offers to international students in terms of English environment and job opportunities.