BISTU Held Info Session on Illinois Tech Study Abroad Programs at Shahe Campus

By Fri, 22 Mar 2024 GMT


Beijing, 21st March 2023 (BISTU)--- BISTU held an information session on Study Abroad Program at Illinois Institute of Technology at Shahe Campus on 20th March 2024. The Info Session, chaired by Director Qu Li of International Cooperation Department (Dean of School of International Education), was delivered by Marla Kay Workman, Director of International Enrollment Management at Illinois Tech.

As one of the key events of the international exchange and communication campaign month in the first half of 2024, the Info Session was aimed at undergraduate students from School of Electromechanical Engineering, School of Automation, School of Computer Science, and School of Economics and Management. Marla Kay Workman introduced general information about Illinois Tech, admissions requirements, scholarships, etc. and expressed that Illinois Tech extended warm welcome to all BISTU students.

Qu Li commented that BISTU has been dedicated to cooperating with high level global institutions such as Illinois Tech to provided quality channels for study abroad programs. It would greatly help cultivate professional with strong international competitiveness and promote educational globalization of the University. She hoped that the information sessions like this would bring BISTU to the world and also bring the world closer to BISTU.

Based in Chicago of Illinois State and established in 1890, Illinois Tech is one of the global partners of BISTU. It is one of the leading institutes of technology in the States and is proud of its global top-notch research strengths and rich academic history, laying claim to 3 Nobel laureates among its current and former staff and students.

The Info Session attracted around 300 students, a record high in terms of the number of students attending an info session on study abroad programs.