Agreement signed with Tsinghua University to expand scope of academic exchangeMon, Oct 21, 2019
On June 27, President Qiu Yong from Tsinghua University visited Waseda University and signed an agreement to expand the scope of academic exchange between the two universities.
Waseda and Tsinghua signed their first academic agreement in 1996. Since then, numerous agreements have been concluded to promote various bilateral initiatives such as conducting faculty and student exchange, sharing of academic resources and holding of joint academic symposia. The two universities also signed a double master’s degree program at the faculty-level in September 2019.
In addition, Former Tsinghua’s presidents Wang Dazhong and Gu Binglin have also received honorary doctoral degrees from Waseda.
Waseda University looks forward to continue working with Tsinghua University to promote even more initiatives in the future.