The delegation of the Thuringia State, Germany visited and worked at the UTC

At the invitation of the University of Transport and Communications (UTC), in the morning of April 9th 2019, the delegation of the Thuringia State, Germany paid a working visit to the university. On this occasion, the MOU Signing Ceremony between UTC and University of Applied Sciences Erfurt was held.

The delegation had 6 members from Thuringia State agencies, universities, and research institutes, including the leaders of three universities among Thuringia State's 10 universities - Professor Volker Zerbe - Rector of University of Applied Sciences Erfurt; Professor Jorg Wagner - President of Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences; Prof. Walter Rosenthal - President of Friedrich Schiller Jena University. The representative of leaders of University of Transport and Communications - Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thanh Chuong - Vice Rector chaired the meeting to welcome and work with the delegation, introduced the achievements of the university’s cooperation with German partners and affirmed that the cooperation has contributed positively to the development of the university.

The meeting created an opportunity for the two sides to openly exchange information, development needs and seek opportunities for cooperation in the areas of training, scientific research, lecturer and student exchange. The two sides are interested in developing cooperation activities in the similar areas such as transport, logistics, business administration, intelligent transport,... The cooperation document signed with the University of Applied Sciences Erfurt mentions the above issues and is the basis for the two sides to implement cooperative activities later.

In the previous years, the University of Transport and Communications received and worked with the delegation of Hessen State; in November 2018, welcoming the Saxony State delegation and this is the third time the University has the honor to receive and work with the Thuringia State, Germany. The interest of German institutions and universities to the UTC has proved a good cooperation with German institutions and universities and will develop stronger in the coming years.

 

International Cooperation Department

 

Some photos of the meeting:

Welcome the Thuringia State's delegation to UTC

 

Signing Ceremony MOU between UTC and University of Applied Sciences Erfurt

 

 

Cooperation discussing