On April 3rd, 2018, Vice President YU Zujun met with the delegation from the American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt, led by Provost Ehab Abdel-Rahman and Mr. Hussein Ibrahim Morsy from the Egyptian Embassy in China.
Firstly, Vice President YU Zujun extended welcome to the delegation on behalf of BJTU and introduced the university history, strength discipline, service for national transportation development and cooperation between BJTU and Egyptian counterparts. He pointed out that Egypt is one of the ancient civilizations in the world and also an important country along the “Belt and Road”. He hoped that both sides would promote future cooperation in student exchange, joint cultivation of students, faculty mutual visits and joint research in areas of transportation, engineering and business through this visit.
Provost Ehab Abdel-Rahman expressed gratitude to BJTU for the hospitality and introduced the history, discipline setting and international development of ACU. He reached cooperation intentions with BJTU on student exchange, faculty mutual visits and joint research in areas of engineering and business. He hoped that both sides would strengthen communication and contact to conduct practical cooperation in talent cultivation and curriculum building in areas of engineering and business.