Lecture 'The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) – the Shanghai Ranking – the importance of the rankings'

For whom
Students, Employees, Alumni
When
13-09-2017 from 16:00 to 19:00
Where
Het Pand, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent
Language
English
Organizer
China Platform
Contact
Inge.Mangelschots@ugent.be
Website
http://https://webapps.ugent.be/eventManager/events/LectureShanghaiRanking
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On Wednesday 13 September at 4.00 pm, the China Platform will organize its first lecture in the framework of its annual China Lecture Café.

Tentative programme:
Lecture (2 hours):
• Welcome remark by Prof. Dr. Luc Taerwe, Director China Platform
• Introduction about the different ranking systems by Mrs Karen Vandevelde from the Research Co-ordination Office, Ghent University
• General introduction about the important role of the rankings in China by a representative of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Kingdom of Belgium (to be confirmed)
• Presentation about the ARWU Shanghai Ranking by Ms Wu Yan, Center for World-Class Universities, Graduate School of Education, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
• Q&A
Reception (1 hour)

Please contact Mrs Inge Mangelschots if you want to receive the abstract of the presentation of Mrs Wu Yan and her C.V.

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