Nottingham hosts an inspiring week of orchestral music

Nottingham hosts an inspiring week of orchestral music Reproduced from the University of Nottingham website Musicians from the Zhejiang Conservatory of Music (ZJCM) visited the University of Nottingham last week for a wonderful week-long programme of events, culminating in a special gala performance at the Nottingham Albert Hall. Organised by Nottingham Lakeside Arts and the University’s Confucius …

Indonesian Audit Board and Ministry hails UK-Indonesia academic partnership

The University welcomed a delegation from the Indonesian Audit Board and the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education (RISTEKDIKTI) earlier this month. The visit, led by Mr Achsanul Qosasi, Auditor General of the Audit Board in Indonesia and accompanied by Mr Agus Susilohadi, Deputy Director of Planning and Budgeting for Directorate General of Resources, …

Pioneering MRI Short Course to train Indonesian Academic Leaders

The University of Nottingham has delivered its very first Precision Medicine-Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) short course to a 13 strong cohort from Indonesia across a wide range of institutions. As part of the broader Indonesia initiative, this 3-week programme cross disciplinary CPD course was delivered in collaboration with Indonesia Doctoral Training Partnership (IDTP) by the …

Welcoming students from Indonesia

Knowledge Exchange Asia co-hosted a welcome event for Indonesian students new to the University of Nottingham in collaboration with the Indonesian Student Society. The event started with a period of silence for the victims of the tragic earthquake and tsunami that occurred near Palu, Sulawesi on 28 September. They are all in our thoughts and prayers. …

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 …