Invited by University of Pecs, Oriental Herbs KFT and other organizations, President Prof. Zhu Liguang paid a visit to Hungary during October 8th to 12th, 2018. The delegates included Wang prof. Zhijiang the Director of International Cooperation Department, Prof. Li Ji’an the Dean of College of TCM, and Prof. Wang Xianzhi the Dean of College of Foreign Languages.
On the 9th, the delegation attended the Confucius Institute Board of Directors conference at University of Pecs, where the performance and future plan of CI were discussed. Later on in the morning, Zhu Liguang and NCUST colleagues met with UP Rector Prof. Attila Miseta, Vice Rector Prof. Jozsef Betlehem and other UP colleagues. At the meeting Agreement between NCUST and UP, MOU between NCUST and UP for the Development of the Hungarian Studies Centre were signed by the president and rector on behalf of their party. At the visit in the afternoon to the Faculty of Humanities, dual degree BA program in the form of 1+3 for NCUST Hungarian Language majors was negotiated in depth.
On the 10th, the delegation visited Oriental Herbs KFT in Budapest. President Zhu Liguang and Dr. Chen Zhen the Chairman of Oriental Herbs KFT unveiled the plate for the Chinese Herbs Cultivation and Research Base which is located at the company.
During their visit in Hungary, the delegation paid a visit to the Chinese Embassy in Budapest. Mr.Duan Jielong the Ambassador met with the visitors friendly. Zhuliguang reported to the Ambassador the situation and development plan of our university and the cooperation achievements between NCUST and University of Pecs and other institutions in Hungary. Mr. Duan Jielong highly praised the contributions made by NCUST in promoting the friendship between the two countries and encouraged us to make more efforts so as to make greater achievements for Sino-Hungarian cultural and educational exchanges.