The International office of Chengdu University of Information Technology (CUIT) is an administrative department, which aims at carrying out multi-level international exchanges and cooperation with academies and institutions overseas, recruiting overseas students and teachers, and managing other foreign-related affairs.
CUIT attaches great importance to International exchange and cooperation and has established cooperative relationships with more than 30 universities of different countries, including Britain, France, Germany, Spain, the United States, Australia, etc. There are nearly 40 international programmes for students at present, which include undergraduate/Master/Doctor programme, student exchange programme, short-term visiting programme and winter/summer camp. The International Office also actively guides students to apply for the studying-abroad programme sponsored by the Chinese government. In the past three years, more than 300 CUIT students studyed abroad. As to the teachers, the International Office holds an English Teaching contest annually to broaden the faculty’s international perceptive and boost their international competitiveness.
In the past 5 years, CUIT hosted 20 high-level international academic conferences, welcomed over 800 overseas visiting groups, received 1.8 million in government funding for 30 projects on foreign experts recruitment. Over 120 foreign experts were employed to work at CUIT, 200 teachers went abroad as visiting scholars, and around 200 overseas students were recruited from 10 countries and regions.
CUIT also values international scientific research and cooperation. Five international joint laboratories have been successively established. They are the International Joint Research Center for Robotic and Intelligence system with University Siegen, Germany; the International Laboratory for Atmospheric Observations with Colorado State University, the US; the International Joint Research Center for Image and Vision with Vanderbilt University, the US; the Joint Research laboratory for Machine Vision and Smart Computing with Huddersfield University, the UK and “the Belt and Road” Joint Laboratory on Environment and Energy with University of University of Belgrade, Serbia.
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