Universities of Mongolia and Chinese Taipei to strengthen cooperation

Society | Education
2016-07-10 19:58:54

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA) and Mongolian State University of Arts and Culture (MSUAC) signed Friday a memorandum of understanding in Ulaanbaatar to foster bilateral cooperation in cultural and arts education, the focustaiwan.tw website published Saturday.

TNUA President Yang Chyi-wen and MSUAC Rector Sonintogos Erdenetsogt signed the MOU on behalf of their respective schools, at a ceremony that was also attended by Taiwan's representative to Mongolia Huang Kuo-jung.

Under the agreement, TNUA and MSUAC will jointly organize forums on education, carry out programs on experimental education, engage in faculty and student exchanges, and host joint exhibitions of the arts, according to a statement issued by Taipei Trade and Economic Representative Office in Ulaanbaatar.

Heading a seven-member delegation, Yang is in Ulaanbaatar to chair a board meeting of the Asian League of Institutes of the Arts (ALIA) on Sunday.

Yang and his delegation are scheduled to return to Taiwan on July 13.