To strengthen its academic consortium between various international academic organizations and institutions, Batangas State University, Shanghai University of Electric Power (SUEP) and Shanghai Electric Power Construction Company (SEPC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on July 9, 2018 at the Function Hall, 7th Floor, CIRTC Building, BatStateU Pablo Borbon Main I, Batangas City. The partnership intends to provide opportunities for faculty members and students to actively participate in educational programs and practices among the three organizations in the areas of academic, administrative and professional development.
In addition, the scope of possible activities indicated in the MOU includes, exchange of students for study and training programs, exchange of staff for research, lecture and discussion, exchange of academic information, research publication and other resources, enrolment of suitable qualified students into appropriate programs for both undergraduate and postgraduate study, joint staff development programs, shared curriculum development activities, collaborative research, joint laboratory, internship/OJT (On Job Training) of the students, and employment of graduates.
BatStateU President, Dr. Tirso A. Ronquillo expressed his sincerest gratitude to the delegates of the visiting institutions for choosing BatStateU as one of their partners in delivering quality education. The President also shared his hopes for a collaboration that would pave the way for the full development of each party.
Meanwhile, SUEP President, Mr. Li Hexing extended his deepest appreciation to the BatStateU community for the warm accommodation. Mr. Hexing also shared that he is optimistic that the collaboration with BatStateU will be fruitful, being their first partner institution in the Philippines.
The delegates from SUEP were Mr. Li Dongdong, Dean for Electrical Engineering College; Mr. Liu Yongsheng, Dean for Mathematics and Physics College; Ms. Jiang Xiaohua, Director for Undergraduate Office; and Ms. Zeng Fenyu, Director for International Office. While the officials from SEPC were Mr. Zhang Yujie, the Vice General Manager; Ms. Xiao Jianzhen, Director for Human Resource Department; Mr. Jing Jianmin, Manager for Human Resource Department; and Mr. Wang Dan, Director of the Philippines Office.
Further, Dr. Erma B. Quinay, VP for Academic Affairs, Atty. Luzviminda C. Rosales, VP for Administration and Finance, Prof. Rogelio A. Antenor, VP for External Affairs and ICT Services, Assoc. Prof. Albertson D. Amante, VP for Research, Development and Extension Services, Prof. Enrico M. Dalangin, Executive Director for BatStateU Nasugbu, Balayan, and Lemery, Prof. Jessie A. Montalbo, Executive Director for BatStateU Pablo Borbon Main II, Assoc. Prof. Romeo C. De Castro, Executive Director for BatStateU Rosario and San Juan, Dr. Vanessah V. Castillo, Director for Public Relations, Engr. Edzel M. Gamab, Director for External Affairs, and Dr. Agnes D. Arellano, Asst. Director for Alumni Affairs graced the event.