The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
May 01, 2012 Volume 69
Office of Academic Links(China)
Visit of President of Taiwan Cheng Kung University

A 15-member delegation led by Prof. Hwung Hwung-Hweng, President of Taiwan Cheng Kung University (NCKU) visited the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) to discuss academic collaboration and exchange on 2 April 2012.

The delegation, consisting of faculty deans, directors and senior administrators from NCKU, was warmly received by Prof. Joseph Sung; Vice-Chancellor of CUHK. Delegates also met with Prof. Jack Cheng, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Fung Tung, Associate-Pro-Vice-Chancellor; Prof. Leung Yuen Sang, Dean of Arts; Prof. Wong Ching Ping, Dean of Engineering, Prof. Paul Lee, Dean of Social Sciences; Prof. Ng Ho Keung, Associate Dean of Medicine; Chairmen and Directors of relevant departments and research institutes, as well as representatives from the academic exchange units.


The delegation was given an overview of the University's academic development and research achievements during the meetings. Representatives from both sides took the opportunities to share views and opinions on overall collaborative directions and strategies. Discussions were held on a broad range of disciplines and areas spanning engineering, medicine, social science, and humanities and cross-disciplinary subjects. Specific plans were drafted to further strengthen ties and enhance academic exchange between the two universities.


In recent years, the University has been actively consolidating the existing collaborative efforts of CUHK in Taiwan and enhancing ties for future collaborations. The visit of NCKU deepened mutual understanding and expanded cooperation into specific collaborative projects between the two parties.

Prof. Joseph Sung (left); Vice-Chancellor of CUHK presents a souvenir to Prof. Hwung Hwung-Hweng (right), President of Taiwan Cheng Kung University

The delegation from Taiwan Cheng Kung University is warmly welcomed in CUHK

The delegation visits the Art Museum

The delegation visits the Pavilion of Harmony

:: Back to This Issue
:: CUHK Opens Taiwan Research Centre
:: 2012 Academia Sinica Academicians Visit Programme cum Lecture Series Successfully Held
:: Visit of President of Taiwan Cheng Kung University
:: Delegation from Tianjin Municipal Committee
:: Visit of Vice-President of China Agriculture University
:: Joint Research Seminar in Beihang University
:: Delegation of Zhejiang University Visits CUHK
:: Delegation from Guangdong Provincial Department of Science and Technology
:: The 4th Writers @CUHK
:: Other Important Visits
:: Forthcoming Activities
:: The Latest Academic Exchange Agreements

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