On March 6th, Fan Yiwen, Consul General of the Swiss consulate in Chengdu visited our school, President Zhang Zongyi met with the guests in the VIP hall of TengXiang building, vice president Yin Qingshuang and directors of OIEC attended the meeting.
Zhang Zongyi introduced the basic situation of our school in the fields of discipline construction, scientific research and international cooperation. Zhang Zongyi pointed out that our school has established friendly relations with two Swiss universities, Luzern University of science and technology and Zurich University of science and technology. Through the visiting of consul general Fan Yiwen, we hope to deepen mutual understanding, expand cooperation and promote further cooperation between SWUFE and Swiss universities as well as research institutions to achieve common progresses in scientific research.
Yin Qingshuang said that SWUFE is famous for its finance, while Swiss financial industry is internationally renowned. Under the construction of the western financial center, we looked forward to work with Swiss financial institutions based on academic cooperation.
Fan Yiwen said that Switzerland opened a consulate in Chengdu in October 2016, aiming at strengthening ties between Switzerland and Western China. In the future, the two countries will continue to expand exchanges and cooperation in education. The Swiss consulate in Chengdu is readily to pave the way for cooperation and communications between SWUFE and Swiss institutions.