On the morning of March 20, Dr. Phang Chiew Hun, director of the School of Health Sciences of Ngee Ann Polytechnic in
and her party came to our university for investigation. President Ren Fang, Assistant to President Wang Jinrong and Director of No.2 Office of Teaching Affairs Bian Wei received Dr. Phang and her party in No.3 Conference Room. Director of International Exchange Center Ren Changjiang, Director of Physical Education Center Kang Jian, Director of Public Art Education Center Ma Guoliang and Director of General Education Center Weng Jianding as well as the teaching management personnel and teacher representatives of the Department of Nursing attended the reception.
At the outset of the meeting, Ren Fang gave an introduction to our university’s history, scale and international exchange with emphasis laid on the school-running level and target location of
. At the same time, she hoped that Ngee Ann Polytechnic and
can conduct cooperation in the aspects such as short-term overseas study, visits, exchange students and cultural exchange.
Then Phang talked about the basic information of Ngee Ann Polytechnic with the focus on the course setup, specialty advantage as well as exchange programs including patient simulation training and overseas clinical practice. In addition, she warmly discussed Chinese and foreign culture with participants. She indicated that great efforts will be made to facilitate the cooperation between the two higher learning institutions in the aspects such as study abroad, study visit and cultural exchanges.
At the meeting, directors from the three centers of our university and teacher representatives from the Department of Nursing gave brief introductions to folk culture including shadow boxing, Ansai waist drum, culture in the Zhou (1027-256 BC) and Qin (221-207 BC) dynasties, seal cutting rubbings and the current situation of medical system in
. Besides, opinions were exchanged in course setup and cultural immersion projects to seek for the cooperation pattern suited to both sides. Moreover, a preliminary consensus was reached. Then both sides presented gifts to each other and took a group photo to mark the occasion.
Ren Fang and Phang Chiew Hun offered gifts to each other.
A group photo of the participants
After the meeting, accompanied by Wang Jinrong, Bian Wei and others, Dr. Phang and her party visited some places in our university such as smart classrooms, Alarm110 Commanding Center, No.5 Apartment Building, Muslim Restaurant,
Founded in 1965, Singaporean Ngee Ann Polytechnic is one of the five polytechnics established by the Singaporean Government. In virtue of its convenient transportation, comfortable surrounding, strong faculty and strict school spirit, Ngee Ann Polytechnic has been attracting numerous students from home and abroad for many years.