Neapolis and Zhejiang U negotiate collaboration
Last month, Dr. Julia Georgi, Assoc. Professor, Head of the Department of Architecture, Land & Environmental Sciences, was invited to lecture at the Zhejiang University of Science and Technology (ZUST),School of Civil Engineering and Architecture.
During her visit, Dr. Georgi presented the Program of Architecture and the Master in Landscape Architecture of Neapolis University to the academic community of the Department of Architecture and the Department of Urban Planning of ZUST University.
She also attended students’ presentations at both departments.
Dr. Georgi met with the Vice President of ZUST University Dr. Youqu Zheng, the Director of the Office of International Relations Prof. Xia Jianzhong, and the Dean of the Faculty Prof. Zhan-You Luo, the Deputy Dean and Secretary General Prof. Zhan Jun. The discussions resulted in a common agreement to establish a fruitful collaboration between the University of Neapolis and the University of ZUST in education (student exchanges, joint programs) as well as in research.
The University of ZUST collaborates with universities in France, and Germany and offers joint degrees in civil engineering with a dynamic visiting professors programme from the EU.
In 2015, the President and the Deans of ZUST visited the Athens Polytechnic and the School of Fine Arts in Greece and have already signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the latter for faculty and student exchanges.