Batangas State University signed a memorandum of agreement with Shanghai University of Electric Power for Overseas Internship Program on May 27, 2019 at the Function Hall, CIRTC Building, BatStateU Pablo Borbon Main I, Batangas City.
In July 2018, BatStateU and SUEP entered into a memorandum of understanding with the goal of engaging faculty members and students into cultural exchange programs that foster development within the global community. This year, both parties have agreed to fulfill the motive of establishing an overseas internship program that will strengthen the bond between China and the Philippines. Said program will help nurture students through overseas internship/ job opportunities, and teaching condition and resources combining industry, study and research.
“We are very happy to see that this partnership is getting sustainable. We are happy to see that another delegation [of SUEP] is with us reaffirming their commitment to this partnership”, said University President Dr. Tirso A. Ronquillo, in his welcome remarks. He also expressed his commitment to the said partnership as it values students’ growth and development.
The Vice President of SUEP, Mr. Xu Kai also shared his enthusiasm for the renewed partnership. “It’s indeed a great honor for me to renew and continue the friendship we started last year. We are committed to this friendship, we will do whatever we can to contribute to this friendship”, he said.
Both parties have also given short presentations about their respective institutions to enlighten themselves on other potential areas of collaboration.
Other delegates of SUEP include: Mr. Ding Jiafeng, Deputy Director for Academic Affairs; Mr. Pan Hua, Dean for Economics and Management College; Ms. Tao Ying, Vice Dean for Continuing Education College; and Ms. Li Qian, from the International Office.
BatStateU’s Executive Committee also graced the partnership meeting.