Vice President of York University, Canada Rhonda Lenton, Assistant Vice President Dr. Marilyn Lambert-Drache and the head of Chinese office visited Shanghai University of Finance and Economics on October 31st. Vice President Dr. Huang Ying, Director of the International office Li Hong and Vice Dean of IEC, Lin Hua hosted the guests in Guoding Road campus. The two sidesmade the final confirmation and arranged the signing ceremony of the cooperation contract.
Vice President Dr. Huang Ying warm welcomed the foreign guests, and then reviewed the international exchanges and cooperationwith York University since the signing of the framework agreement, and briefly introducedSUFE education, teaching and research achievements in recent years. Director Li Hong shared with the foreign guests SUFE’s vision of internationalization strategy and implementation plan. After that, the two sides signed the cooperation agreement, and further discussed the marketing promotionand the recruitment details. Both sides agreed that the signing of the cooperation agreement has very important meaning to cultivate international talents. It would not only help our students improve the vision of globalization, and also promote the sustainable development of York University in China and expand the influence of Canadian higher education.
York University (Canada)
York University (Canada) is located in Toronto North suburb, the third largest comprehensive university in Canada. The University was founded in 1959, with 11 colleges, more than and 200 programs (undergraduate, master and doctoral degrees), 24 research centers, and the number of students is more than 50 thousand, including more than 6000 international students. ItsSchulichBusiness School is the best business school in Canada and it ranks top third of the world's MBA program, only after Stanford University and Michigan State University Business Schools.EMBA program is the top one among all the Canadian universitiesaccording to Financial Times. In the 2015 university rankingof Mclean magazine, York University ranked eighth in the level of comprehensive university.