On the afternoon of March 31, 2016, invited by our Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan office, Prof. Chen Zhao-jian, the vice director of the two sides of the Strait academic exchange department of Asia University, Taiwan (“AU”) gave a briefing session to our students for the program of studying at AU in the fall semester 2016.
At the beginning, director Chen introduced the recent development and features of AU. The humorous style of his speech was soon attracted the attention of students. According to director Chen, the performance of the 13-year old AU made it not only ranked 10th among all Taiwan universities but took the lead in the world universities as well. The Museum of Modern ArtMuseum is the monumental building of AU campus. With the design concept of "people, architecture, environment", this triangle art museum became a highlight of the whole Taiwan.
Following that director Chen introduced in details the faculties, education target, teaching features, course planning and student future development of AU, he further pointed it out that the students attending this exchange program might gain the opportunity to study abroad and have a promising career life thanks to the new teaching idea and diversified, multi-channel employment opportunitiesprovided by AU. Besides the forgoing, director Chen shared with our students the learning experience of the previous exchanged students, and encouraged our students to try various breakthrough courses so that they could not only improved themselves but also promote cross-strait cultural exchanges at the same time.
Our students actively raised such questions to director Chen as the tuition fees, credit transfer, living cost in Taiwan etc. Director Chen patiently answered all these questions one by one.
The briefing session of AU was thus successfully ended.