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  • [ July 08, 2019]

    The Globex Julmester Program 2019 unveils at Peking University

  • In the evening of July 4th, the welcome ceremony for the Globex Julmester Program 2019 was held in Zhongguanyuan Global Village Banquet Hall at Peking University.

    The Globex Julmester Program 2019

    Every summer in July, teachers and students from all over the world gather here at PKU for the Globex program. “This will be a great opportunity for students to develop professional skills and a global perspective,” said Prof. Huaiqiu Zhu, Associate Dean of the College of Engineering.

    Prof. Huaiqiu Zhu, Associate Dean of the College of Engineering

    According to Dr. Jie Liu, director of the program, the Globex Julmester Program of the College of Engineering is a professional mobility program with a worldwide exchange of students from all disciplines of study. The program has been started in COE since 2012, which provides an opportunity for students from all over the world to attend courses taught by global university faculties.

    Dr. Jie Liu, director of the program

    This summer, Globex offers 15 courses that focus on the core elements of our generation: engineering & science, engineering finance & entrepreneurship, society & globalization. It also offers extra-curricular activities for students to experience different culture in China.

    Professors in the Globex Julmester Program 2019

    17 professors from renowned universities in Sweden, Netherland, Malaysia, Thailand, France, the United States, Hong Kong SAR and China offer those courses. Many of them have participated in the program for several times. There are more than 300 students from Australia, Korea, Japan, Canada, UK, France, U.S.A., Hong Kong SAR, and China participated in the program.

    In the welcome ceremony, Chinese and foreign students were invited by the program to perform street dance and accapella chorus. The performance artists from Beijing showed wonderful acrobatics, the Sichuan Opera face-changing performance, aria of the Peking Opera and the Long Sleeve dance. Globex students showed great interest and enthusiasm for this, and gave full applause.