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
Add to calendar

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.

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.

Find more events: