SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai News

Chinese Students Choose Polytechnic University: Shanghai Representative Office Helps Them to Make the Choice

Over the years, more and more young people from the Celestial Empire show interest in the various educational programs of Polytechnic University. A significant role in attracting foreign applicants to the University belongs to the SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai. Its staff negotiates with schools and universities in China, establishes contacts with new recruiting companies, give advice to future applicants and their parents.

Quite frequently students from the PRC come to study at Polytechnic University in groups. This was the case with the Xian University of Technology: since March, 18 students have been studying materials processing and research technologies at the Institute of Metallurgy, Machine Building and Transport within the framework of an international educational program. Read more

Polytechnic University Strengthens Cooperation with the Chinese Academic of Sciences

A delegation of Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University headed by SPbPU Rector, Academician of the RAS Andrei RUDSKOI visited the Shanghai branch of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). St.Petersburg Polytechnic University actively develops cooperation with CAS branches. Considering the close connection of SPbPU and institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences, our university acts in this partnership as an aggregator of academic cooperation with China. At present, Polytechnic University has signed agreements with the Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics of the Chinese Academy of Science on the creation of two joint laboratories: read more.

SPbPU and Tsinghua University launched a Joint Laboratory of Aerospace Engineering and Electronics

Leaders of SPbPU and Tsinghua University held a ceremonial inauguration of the Joint Laboratory of Aerospace Engineering within the Programme of the International Research Centres of China. The best researchers of both our universities will get united in order to develop navigation space technology systems, systems of monitoring the unpiloted flying apparatus and new energy transformers and contribute to the most significant issues in modern science. Read more:

SPbPU and Tsinghua University signed a renewed Agreement on Strategic Partnership

Singhua University became one of the first foreign partners of the Polytechnic University in China. It is important to underline that many Chinese graduates of SPbPU became well-known representatives of the scientific world in China - for example, the Rector of Tsinghua University from 1983 to 1988, Gao Jinde got his education at the Polytechnic University. And this is just one of many examples of the successful scientific career of Chinese graduates of the Polytech. Among the professors of Tsinghua University there is a range of SPbPU Honorary Doctors. In particular, this title was awarded to the Chairman of the Council of the Chinese University, Chen XU. Chen XU and SPbPU Rector signed an updated agreement on strategic partnership between universities. Read more:

SPbPU Rector Andrei Rudskoi delivered a lecture within the frameworks of a prestigious project “Tsinghua Global Vision Lecture”

After the solemn ceremony of signing the agreement Rector Andrei Rudskoi delivered a lecture. The global project “Tsinghua Global Vision Lecture” invites globally recognized world leaders to take part and traditionally gathers large audience consisting of professors, staff and students of Tsinghua University. Lecture by SPbPU Rector “Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University and Tsinghua University - strategic partners and leaders of world innovation” was not an exception and drew much attention at the Reception Hall of Tsinghua University Read more:

Promotion of SPbPU educational programs in China

On March 29, the Representative Office was visited by a delegation of the Shanghai Industrial and Commercial School of Foreign Languages. Together with the staff of the SPbPU Chinese office, the parties discussed the possibilities for the implementation of the advanced training program for teachers of Russian as a foreign language and the participation of Chinese students in the 2019 International Polytechnic Summer School.

During March, the team of the Representative Office led active work on the promotion of SPbPU educational programs in the PRC: within one month, 10 students applied for training in SPbPU pre-university training programs. Read more

Signing a Memorandum with Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Within the framework of his March visit, SPbPU Professors V.L. BADENKO and A. FEDOTOV visited the Shanghai Jiao Tong University. In the result of the negotiations with Chinese colleagues, a Memorandum on the development of joint projects in the field of high-precision farming was signed. Read more

BRICS cooperation

In mid-March, an SPbPU delegation headed by professor V.L. BADENKO visited the East China Normal University with the purpose of working on joint projects within the framework of BRICS cooperation. Scholars from SPbPU, ECNU and the Indian Institute of Technology Rourkee are united in a joint project for on research and development of algorithms and software for processing, storage and visualization of laser scanning and photography data. Professor SPbPU V.L. BADENKO and ECNU Professor Zhang LEU discussed the results of the research and specified a work plan for the current year. Readmore

SPbPU delegation visited the CPR

In the beginning of March, an SPbPU delegation visited the Representative Office in Shanghai. The delegation included a group of journalists and representatives of the SPbPU media center and international services. Employees of the Representative Office organized meetings with key Chinese partners for the SPbPU representatives. The latter discussed further work with the Administration of the High-Tech Park of Zhangjiang, the Shanghai Association of Industrial Biomedicine, East China Pedagogical University, Jiangsu Pedagogical University, and the ENV Сompany. Read more

Polytechnic University in the Celestial Empire: results of the visit of the university delegation to China

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University has a special relationship with the People’s Republic of China: today it is one of the strategic dimensions of our university’s international activities. This March, a university delegation visited the key partners in China and discussed further areas of joint affairs with them. The first point of the working trip was a visit to the SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai. Read more