At the invitation of President Xi Jinping, Austrian President Alexander van der Bellen has recently paid a state visit to China. The visit of the Austrian President and prime minister to China at the same time has set two records of the size and scale of the state visit to Austria, highlighting the importance of Austria’s development of relations with China.
On April 11, 2018, President Alexander van der Bellen, the prime minister, Mr Chancellor, Sebastian Kurz and foreign minister Karin KNEISS who attended the Shangri-la hotel in Chengdu in the cooperation project signing ceremony, held and witnessed the Sichuan Polus International College Principle Yan Hong and cramer, IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems chief executive Karl Enns Fellner signed by the two schools cooperation agreement.
The agreement reached consensus on joint training of applied undergraduates, sharing of academic research achievements, exchange of teaching staff and exchange of students. This is also the concrete practice of the Joint statement of the People’s Republic of China and the republic of Austria on establishing friendly strategic partnership between the two presidents.
Previously, the two sides have made a lot of preparations on details for comprehensive cooperation. In April 2017, the executive President Ye Jianzhong and vice President Zhuang Hong visited the CEO Karl of IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, Austria, and held friendly meetings on the preliminary cooperation intention. On September 11, 2017,the CEO Karl and the project director lady Andre of IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, visited our college, and Principle Yan Hong, executive Principle Ye Jianzhong had a friendly talk, the two sides agreed that the two schools in educational philosophy and professional settings have many similarities, the joint training of medical undergraduates and cooperation is comparative study of the applied undergraduate preliminary agreement.