New Chapter of Educational and Scientific Collaboration Amid the UK and China

Published Date : Oct 14, 2015

A month ago's eighth UK-China Education Summit in London resulted in the UK-China Strategic Framework in Education, depicted by British Minister for Universities and Science Jo Johnson as speaking to another period of exploratory and instructive collaboration on an extraordinary scale. As a component of the progressing People to People two-sided dialog between the two countries, an incredible 23 agreements on education were marked by China's Minister of Education, named Yuan Guiren and Minister Johnson on 17th of September. 

The summit's objective was to support student mobility and research trade. The key targeted are will incorporate language, STEM, sports, and arts. The UK-China Strategic Framework in Education likewise organizes partnerships via the foundation of new joint scholastic establishments. As of now, 60 college partnerships are present between the two nations. 

This number will ascend to 200, as per one notice of comprehension from the summit. Johnson’s announcement further says that this agreement will unite researchers to address worldwide difficulties, transform the lives of youngsters through greater access to sports and fabricate partnerships crosswise over school, professional and advanced education to give students in both nations with the right aptitudes to wind up as the future pioneers. With over 90,000 Chinese students in the UK and an extra 50,00 enlisted in British education projects in China, as per latest insights, education is a main consideration in UK-Chinese relations. 

In any case, while educational trade is in reality a hot merchandise, this development at the same time speaks to phenomenal potential for advancement past the educational range. Along with advancing worldwide educational exchange, this expanded joint effort is required to result in both social and business connections between the two countries toward Britain's point of turning into China's best accomplice in the West