On the 23th of October 2019, a delegation led by the President of Associação Brasileira de Mantenedoras de Ensino Superior (ABMES), Professor Celso Niskier with 17 Brazilian colleges representing universities and educational institutions, visited City University of Macau. The delegation was warmly received by Rector Professor Shuguang Zhang, Pro-Rector Professor Ip Kuai Peng and our university leaders. During the meeting, both parties talked about management and academic scientific research and signed a memorandum of understanding.
Recently, the exchanges of cultural and education between China and Brazil have become increasingly solid. The establishment of this cooperation is the beginning of deep interaction between the Brazil and Macau, China. City University keeps a nearby linkage with Portuguese-Speaking Countries in talents development, and has established cooperation with many colleges and universities. The Masters and Ph.D. programs of Institute for Research on Portuguese-speaking Countries are the unique in Macau and around the world.
As the education develops and globalize, the City University will make efforts to promote the development of internationalization of professors, students and scientific research with ABMES. Based on the international tourism and management, and on the research on Portuguese-Speaking Countries, the two parties will gradually strengthen cooperation in communication of professors and students, academic exchange, short-term courses, joint degrees and other aspects.