Connected to the world
Internationalization is woven into many elements at Waterloo. With a goal of becoming one of the most internationalized universities in Canada, diversity and global connections are encouraged and celebrated.
Waterloo’s culture of embracing international perspectives and experiences attracts some of the world’s most talented students, staff, and faculty. Global connections encompass academic, research, and industry partnerships, international learning through work placements, exchanges, field programs, and co-operative education, as well as a vast network of alumni around the world.
- Jan. 14, 2019
Delegates from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University visited the university on Monday, January 14, 2019 to introduce their newly established Greater Bay Area International Institute for Innovation (GBA I3) and its plan to the UWaterloo senior management team. Discussions also continued on the development of joint entrepreneurship programs between our universities.
- Dec. 18, 2018
Delegates from Shandong Provincial Education Department and the Shandong Normal University, in China, visited the University of Waterloo on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. The objectives of the visit were to review existing student exchange programs and to explore how to support universities international programs in Shandong province.
- Nov. 26, 2018
The China University of Petroleum Beijing visited The University of Waterloo campus on Monday, November 26, 2018 to meet with the Faculty of Science to review the existing 2+2 undergrad program, sign the MOU and discuss a detailed work plan to enlarge future recruitment numbers of students from CUPB.
Delegates from China University of Petroleum Beijing:
Prof. LI Gensheng, Vice President, International
Prof. JIN Yan, Dean of the Graduate School
Prof. LI Yongfeng, Director of the International Office
Dr. FENG Jinyu, International Office
- Feb. 22, 2019
Are you looking to further your professional development through idea-exchange and learning alongside counterparts at other universities, colleges, research institutions or industry-partner organizations?
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