ASEAN University Delegation Visited Shenyang

source:ASEAN-China Centre

From 4 to 6 December 2013, the delegation of ASEAN University Study Visit Programme to China paid a visit to Shenyang.

In the morning of 5 December, the delegation visited Neusoft Group, a listed company owned by Northeastern University. Neusoft Group was established in 1991 and has become the leading IT solution and service supplier in China. In the afternoon, the delegation visited two national key laboratories of Northeastern University, and learned knowledge of research and development of advanced technology and its promotion role to industry.

In the meeting with Mr. Zuo Liang, Vice President of Northeastern University, the delegation learned about the development of the University and its scientific research advantages. Mr. Zuo said that the University has explored an effective way to combine teaching, research and production and to create high-tech business, such as the first science and technology park in universities and the first listed software company in China. He expressed willingness to carry out various exchanges with ASEAN universities and welcomed more ASEAN students studying in Northeastern University. The heads from Science and Technology Division, Industrial Group, MBA Institute, Software Institute, Holland-China Biomedical Institute and Information Engineering Institute made introduction on respective unit and held discussion with the delegates.

After the meeting, representatives of the Philippine, Thai and Vietnamese students shared their feelings about studying and living in Northeastern University. Vice President of Chulalongkorn University of Thailand reached consensus with Northeastern University of exchanging 9 students in software engineering in the next semester.