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  • More smartly dressed people than usual on campus Etterbeek last Wednesday, the 16th of September. The occasion: a visit of Liu Yandong, Vice Premier of the China. This distinguished attendance took place in the context of the fortieth birthday of diplomatic relations between the European Union and the People’s Republic.

  • On Tuesday the 15th of September, a high-level conference on the importance and possibilities of the strategic EU-China partnership will take place at  VUB campus of Etterbeek.

    The conference is brings together Chinese and European scholars, government officials, diplomats, think-tank members, and business communities. The event is jointly organised by the Brussels Academy of China and European Studies (BACES) and the China Scholarship Council to mark the occasion of the 40th anniversary of establishment of formal diplomatic relations between China and EU.

  • The Erasmus+ programme now also allows for credit mobility with non-EU partner countries.

    Within this framework, grants are awarded to VUB for credit mobility with China and Cuba at Bachelor, Master, PhD, and teaching staff level starting next academic year.

  • Confucius Sinarum Philosophus
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  • VUB joins the official State Visit of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde to the People’s Republic of China from the 20th to the 27th of June. The official Belgian delegation to China includes 125 dignitaries. Besides representatives of the various Belgian governments, important economic and academic delegates also take part in the State Visit.

  • Chinese Amabssador visiting VUB“Chinese people believe in ‘doing right things at the right time, in the right place, and with the right people’, the new Chinese Ambassador in Belgium, QU Xing, pointed out in his inauguration speech early this year. Clearly, he must have considered visiting VUB as the first university of the country to be perfectly in line with that vision.

  • The 3rd EU-China DOC Conference and Workshop -held on 14-15 November 2014- was hosted by Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU).

  • VUB-rector Paul De Knop op bezoek in ChinaVrije Universiteit Brussel - VUB Rector, Prof. dr. De Knop, made an official visit in Shanghai and met four Chinese universities in Shanghai during 13th and 15 November 2014, including Fudan University, Tongji University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and Shanghai University of Sport (SUS).

  • EU-CHINA Conference and Workshop

    The Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) welcomed more than 100 European and Chinese participants for the EU-CHINA DOC Conference and Workshop on European Doctoral Education and EU-China Dialogue and Cooperation in Doctoral Education. 

  • Chinese delegationOn Monday 31 March, VUB signed several collaboration agreements with prestigious Chinese universities and organisations during an official ceremony on the Etterbeek campus.  The agreements will lead to jointly organised study programmes and the creation of a mutual laboratory in ‘audio visual signal processing’.