Life in China is slowly returning to normal. As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to decline in the country, residents in the coronavirus epicenter of Hubei Province have been allowed to go outside their homes for the first time in months.
Although strict containment measures are still in place, people are now calmer, offices are starting to fill up, factories have been switched back on, businesses have reopened and many schools are resuming operations.
With China restarting its economic engine, the International Business School – Beijing Foreign Studies University (IBS-BFSU) is inviting you to join their free online lecture about the Chinese economy on 11th April. More details below!
Online Lecture Details
- Topic: Chinese economy and introduction to IBS-BFSU programs
- Date: Saturday, 11th April 2020
- Time: 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. (UTC+8)
- Lecturer: Prof. Huayong Niu, the Dean of International Business School at BFSU
- Location: Zoom (link and password will be sent by email after completing the registration form)
Professor Huayong Niu
Dean of the International Business School at BFSU
Ph.D. in Economics, Renmin University of China
Visiting scholar at Virginia Commonwealth University, USA and Staffordshire University, UK
About the International Business School (IBS) at BFSU
International Business School (IBS) is one of the youngest and most dynamic schools at Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) and also the largest in terms of student numbers.
Founded in 2001, IBS currently has more than 1500 students including undergraduates, postgraduates, international students, and overseas foundation programs students.
IBS has a strong faculty of various majors in economics, management, business English, internet and information. 90% of the faculty has or is studying for a doctoral degree, 70% owns overseas degree or at least a half year study abroad or visiting experience. There are also over ten world-famous scholars including working as visiting professors at IBS.
At present, there are four undergraduate programs for foreign students including international business, international finance, international marketing, and business management in China, one master’s degree program for foreign students named international economics and relations.
About Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU)
Beijing Foreign Studies University, or BFSU, is one of China’s top universities under the direct leadership of the Chinese Ministry of Education.
BFSU is a leading university in Beijing, traditionally specializing in the training of Chinese ambassadors and diplomats, there are now more than 400 ambassadors or diplomats who have graduated from BFSU.
Learn more about BFSU here.
Complete the form below to register for the online lecture.