On 25th Oct. 2016, Mr. Christophe Crabot, International Manager for the College of Business, Law, Social Science and Education, and Prof. Weili Teng, Nottingham Business School, visited the School of Business Administration (SBA), Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE). Prof. Shilei Yang, Associate Dean of the School of Business Administration, participated in the meeting, which was held on Liulin Campus. Both sides had a further discussion on the students exchange programs and the 3.5+1 Master degree program. Then, Mr. Christophe Crabot made a presentation for the 3.5+1 Master degree program.
At the beginning of the meeting, Prof. Shilei Yang warmly greeted the visit of the represents of NTU. Later, both sides reviewed the progress of exchange students programs Prof. Yang introduced the latest internationalization of SBA. After that, Mr. Christophe Crabot introduced the latest internationalization of NTU. NTU passed the AACSB certification in the fall semester of 2016. Then, both parties discussed the promotion process of the 3.5+1 Master degree program. Mr. Crabot appreciated the reception of SBA. Prof. Shilei Yang hoped that more students will choose to study in UK and could sign multi-level agreements with NTU.
Nottingham Trent University, located in Nottingham in the UK, is a research university set up in 1992. Dating back to 1842, she was known as Nottingham Polytechnic. As one of the biggest university in the UK, NTU has 28,000 students. Nottingham Business School was formally funded in 1998, originally known as the School of Management and Finance of University of Nottingham. At present, NBS has the undergraduate courses of management, MBA courses (including the general purpose, Finance, EMBA), the Master and Doctor’s courses on Insurance, Risk Management, Finance and Investment, Marketing.