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Welcoming Indian students to Nottingham

On Wednesday, I was delighted to represent the University of Nottingham at the second, annual Indian Student reception held at the Indian Community Centre Association (ICCA). A collaborative event with Nottingham Trent University, British India Business Forum and ICCA, it was a chance for us to welcome new students to Nottingham from India. It was a …

UK-China-Cultural excellence

I was delighted to introduce my colleague, Professor Li Nan, China Director Nottingham Confucius Institute as she gave the first of our Distinguished Lecture Series-Confucius and Lu Xun: Traditions and Modern China. A Professor of Chinese Literature, Dr Li Nan has a distinguished reputation in this area and gave a high level insight into traditional …

Transforming the AgriFood Industry in Southwestern China

The University of Nottingham has launched a new flagship partnership with one of China’s biggest feed and pig producers to help transform Southwest China’s animal feed market. The ‘Nottingham-New Hope Liuhe Precision Nutrition Innovation Platform’, was launched at the Sino-UK AgriFood Innovation Sichuan Forum, held on Monday 10 September in Chengdu, the capital of southwestern …

Collaboration with Sichuan Province

The University of Nottingham CPD team  is delivering the Sino-UK Regional Exchanges and Collaboration Programme for the Department of Foreign and Overseas Affairs of the Sichuan Provincial Government. The programme will broaden the knowledge of participants in areas including Britain’s foreign affairs policy, comparison of Chinese and British local governments as well as inputs on …

Collaboration in Indonesia

    I was delighted to participate in a research impact and knowledge exchange day in Jakarta with the Indonesian Ministry for Research, Technology and Higher Education (RISTEKDIKTI) on their National Education Day. Nottingham was the only foreign university invited to share their expertise on improving research impact as well as collaboration between universities, research institutions and …

International accreditation for talent development with China

The University of Nottingham has been accredited as an official training partner by the Chinese government. The agreement, with China’s State Administration for Foreign Expert Affairs (SAFEA), enables the University to provide expertise and training programmes to technical and managerial professionals in China. The University is one of the first higher education institutes in the …

Guest Blog-Summer in China with Huawei

Students are at the heart of our global community, and we support Nottingham graduates from all of our campuses as they emerge as global citizens, highly sought after due to their blend of knowledge and skills, and a strong sense of entrepreneurship, community and social responsibility. International mobility is an important element to enrich our …

India-UK Tech Summit November 2016

Sam Woolley-Principal Knowledge Exchange India The University is developing exciting partnerships with India, and as part of its engagement activities I was delighted to participate in the India-UK Tech summit 07-09 November in Delhi. The summit brought together industry, academics and governments with a focus on forging the future of India-UK collaboration with the smartest …

Largest trade delegation from Malaysia ever

We were delighted to be invited to provide a case study for the recent Malaysia Investment Forum ‘Business Opportunities in a Changing Economic Landscape’, held across three days in London. This was the largest ever trade delegation from Malaysia led by the Minister for International Trade & industry, The Hon. Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed and …

Launch of Nottingham Health China

7 September saw the launch of the Nottingham Health China initiative coordinated by the Asia Business Centre. It was a cracking event, well attended by colleagues from the Medical and Health Sciences Faculty, Visiting Scholars, local hospital Trusts and representatives from the China Nursing Association. Professor Richard Hubbard, lead on the initiative, opened the event and …