International news listing

NewsRss FeedAtom Feed

University of Birmingham expands ties with US Midwest in latest visit

Description
Vice-Chancellor Professor David Eastwood will lead a delegation to Chicago this week as the University's links with the Midwest continue to grow.
Date:
Monday 15th October 2012
Categories:
International, Vice Chancellor

University of Birmingham welcomes Chinese Embassy visitors

University of Birmingham welcomes Chinese Embassy visitors
Description
The University of Birmingham hosts Counsellor Shen Yang and three other representatives from the Education section at the Chinese Embassy, this week.
Date:
Wednesday 22nd August 2012
Categories:
International, Vice Chancellor

University of Birmingham welcomes South Korean Ambassador

University of Birmingham welcomes South Korean Ambassador
Description
The University of Birmingham hosts Choo Kyu-Ho, the Republic of Korea's Ambassador to the United Kingdom, this week at its Edgbaston campus.
Date:
Wednesday 18th July 2012
Categories:
International, Social Sciences, Students, Vice Chancellor

University of Birmingham cements and creates new collaborations with Guangzhou

Description
Six months after the launch of the University's representative office in Guangzhou, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Birmingham is back in Guangzhou today to highlight the ongoing strategic partnership between the City and the University.
Date:
Monday 16th April 2012
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences, Vice Chancellor

Universities of Birmingham and Nottingham celebrate first anniversary of landmark collaboration

Description
Against a backdrop of the most challenging time in UK higher education for a generation, a landmark collaboration agreement between the University of Birmingham and University of Nottingham is celebrating a successful first year. This innovative partnership builds on the complementary strengths of the two universities and has already enabled the institutions to secure multi-million pound research income, explore new international markets, and develop new research collaborations.
Date:
Friday 16th March 2012
Categories:
Arts and Law, Corporate Services, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching, Vice Chancellor

University of Birmingham unveils new Foundation Academy

Description
The University of Birmingham has today launched its new Birmingham Foundation Academy for high performing international students to enter the British university environment one year before the start of their undergraduate degree programme.
Date:
Wednesday 15th February 2012
Categories:
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching, Vice Chancellor

University of Birmingham wins Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher Education

Description
The University of Birmingham's world-leading Centre for Formulation Engineering has gained further recognition after being selected for a Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education. The Prizes form part of the national honours system and are the most prestigious honour that can be awarded to UK universities or colleges. The Prizes are given to institutions that make an outstanding contribution to the intellectual, economic, cultural, and social life of the nation.
Date:
Friday 25th November 2011
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Research, Vice Chancellor

Honorary doctorate awarded to China's SARS hero

Honorary doctorate awarded to China's SARS hero
Description
Professor Zhong Nanshan, a leading figure in the combat of the 2003 SARS epidemic in China, has been awarded an honorary degree by the University of Birmingham at a special graduation ceremony in Guangzhou.
Date:
Wednesday 14th September 2011
Categories:
International, Medical and Dental Sciences, Vice Chancellor
Displaying 9 to 16 of 21