Invited by Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Hebei United University 5-person Delegation led by President ZHANG Yuzhu visited the University recently.
On March 11th, the delegation visited Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, welcomed by Vice-Rector Antonio Ledo and the Coordinator of International Affairs Office Vitor Alevato do Amaral. The meeting was hold in a cordial and friendly atmosphere to explore and discuss the potential cooperation between two universities in interested fields, finally both sides agreeing to develop the communication between two universities among students and teachers and cooperate in the fields such as scientific research, joint education program and so on, emphasizing on the cooperation in applied mathematics and constructional engineering programs. President ZHANG Yuzhu and Vice-Rector Antonio Ledo on behalf of two universities respectively signed the Cooperation Agreement between Hebei United University and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) founded in 1920, is the largest federal university in the country and is one of the Brazilian centers of excellence in teaching and research. In terms of scientific, artistic and cultural productions it is recognized nationally and internationally due to the great teachers, researchers, reviews and assessments made by international agencies. In 2013 QS World University Rankings ranked UFRJ as the best Brazilian federal university, as well as the third best university in the country occupying the eighth position among institutions of Latin America. In 2013 the Ranking Universitário Folha (RUF) ranked UFRJ as the 2nd best university in Brazil and the best Federal University of the country.
President ZHANG Yuzhu graciously invitated Vice-Rector Antonio Ledo to visit Hebei United University and Vice-Rector Antonio Ledo pleasantly accepted the invitation and expressed that he would come to visit in the near futre.