On October 16th, Prof. Ian Roberge, Vice President for Academic of Glendon Campus of York University, Canada, accompanied with the President of Macau and Canada Economic and Trade Association, visited CityU and discussed with Prof. Zhang Shu Guang, Rector of CityU and Dr. Sean Li, Academic Registrar on the exchange and cooperation between the two universities.
The two sides made a brief introduction of their respective universities, sharing experience in the construction of advantageous disciplines and characteristic courses. Both universities also conducted detailed discussions on the key cooperation in applied economics and other fields, and reached preliminary cooperation intention in summer courses, short-term inbound program and semester exchange programs.
York University was founded in 1959, it is a famous comprehensive university located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is well known for its business management, law, art design, humanities, social science, psychology, etc. Its business management in London The Economist, EMBA The Financial Times and American Forbes ranked first in Canada. Glendon Campus is one of the York University 's campuses in downtown Toronto, with advantageous courses of bachelor's degree in translation and master's degree in conference interpretation. The current number of students studying there is approximately 2,700.