UCalgary deepens ties with Asia through new agreements

October 7, 2016

The University of Calgary has signed several new agreements with partners in Hong Kong and China to establish a series of joint programs, educational collaborations, and exchanges. The agreements were signed by a delegation of UCalgary representatives led by President Elizabeth Cannon, and they include student exchange agreements with the Hong Kong Polytechnic and the City University of Hong Kong,  a collaboration agreement with the Beijing Normal University to jointly offer a 2+2 Science program, and an MOU with Beihang University to explore collaborations in new earth space technologies and engineering solutions for health. “Joint programs, educational collaborations and exchanges will greatly benefit our students, faculty and staff. Furthermore, such partnerships help us strengthen our position as a global centre for learning,” said Cannon. UCalgary