On August 28th, Yuanmeng XU, Associate Dean of Westlake Residential Colleges and a Doctor of Education degree from the University of Southern California (USC), visited Xi’an Liangjiatan International School.
Dr.XU has resided in the United States for 17 years and has substantive administrative experience in American state universities. In the afternoon, shegave a presentation to Secondary students at XLIS, explaining the attractiveness of Westlake University to international students from several aspects such as About Westlake, Westlake Difference, Undergraduate Program, Residential College, Campus Life and Admission, which received positive response and feedback. After the presentation, some of our students even stayed and asked more detailed questions about application for Universities and admission policy of Westlake.
Westlake University, located in the picturesque city of Hangzhou and founded in 2018, is a new type of research university, a first in the history of modern China. It is both supported by public and private funding and a vanguard in the reform of the higher education system in China. Westlake University strives for excellence in advanced research and nourish talented change-makers to make a better world, and focuses on selected disciplines from natural and life sciences, and engineering that are future-oriented and feature impactful cutting-edge research. Furthermore, we aim to stay small and refined to ensure research and education quality, and dedicates to fundamental research and original technologies, and translate our research findings to real-world applications. (Source: www.westlake.edu.cn)
Westlake’s visit to XLIS has proved that new research university in China is making the unremitting efforts to strengthen the brand of study abroad in China. Meanwhile, Xi’an Liangjiatan International School, a non-profit international school setting up to serve the Free Trade Zone in Shaanxi Province, is committed to steadily improving the quality of IB education system, while setting up a Silk Road Scholarship Program to encourage and support more excellent students worldwide to study in Xi’an, such providing a continuous reserve of talented international students with global outlook for China’s top universities.
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Fancy Fan (Admin Officer)