UMP Renews MoU with Ningxia University
Yinchuan, China, 23 April 2019 - Having worked together successfully, Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP) and Ningxia University (NXU) of China recently renewed their five-year term of collaboration by signing another memorandum of understanding (MoU) on April 23, 2019.
UMP Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dato’ Sri Dr Daing Nasir Ibrahim, who headed the delegation to Yinchuan City, signed the MoU on behalf of the university, whilst NXU was represented by its President, Professor He Jianguo.
The two universities have been collaborating well since 2014, and for over the last five years, several achievements have been recorded including students and visiting professors exchanges as well as external co-supervisory cooperation and research.
Meanwhile, under this new MoU, UMP and NXU are seeking to extent their collaborations in academic and research to include additional faculties, such as NXU’s School of Mechanical Engineering, School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, School of International Education and State Key Laboratory of High-efficient Utilization of Coal & Green Chemical Engineering.
During the recent trip to NXU, UMP also took the opportunity to hold a number of key meetings to deliberate further on future collaborations on Student Mobility Programme, International Students Recruitment, China Scholarship Programme, Co-supervisory of Postgraduate Programme, International Conference and Research.
Accompanying Professor Dato’ Sri Dr. Daing Nasir to the signing ceremony were UMP Dean of Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering (FKKSA), Professor Dr. Zulkafli Hassan; Deputy Dean of Faculty of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering (FKMP), Associate Professor Ts Dr. Mohd Ruzaimi Mat Rejab; Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Industrial Sciences & Technology (FIST), Associate Professor Dr. Chong Kok Feng; Deputy Director of the Centre of Instructional Resources & e-Learning, Dr. Gan Leong Ming; Director of Confucius Institute at UMP, Ms. Yong Ying Mei; and NXU Visiting Lecturer to UMP, Associate Professor Dr. Jiang Xiaoxia.
Present at NXU to receive the UMP delegation were Vice-President, Professor Xie Yingzhong; Vice-Director of the Office of Domestic & Foreign Affairs, Associate Professor Ma Xiaoling; Dean and Vice-Deans of the School of Mechanical Engineering, Professor Dr. Zhu Xuejun, Professor Dr. Zhang Bo and Professor Dr. Yang Shuming, respectively; Dean of the School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Professor Ni Gang; Director of the State Key Laboratory of High-efficient Coal Utilization & Green Chemical Engineering, Professor Dr. Guo Jie; Deans of the School of Civil and Hydraulic, Professor Dr. Mao Mingjie and Professor Dr. Liu Haifeng, respectively; and Vice-Deans of the School of International Education, Associate Professor Ma Jun and Associate Professor Zhang Zhenxia, respectively.
Prepared by: Yong Ying Mei