On 21 September 2023, UIC held a signing ceremony in cooperation with the Zhuhai Banking Association and 15 banks. The two sides will deepen cooperation on the development of banking and financial institutions and the cultivation of financial talents with outstanding moral and professional qualities.
Member of the Party Committee and Deputy Director of the branch office in Zhuhai of the National Administration of Financial Regulation (NAFR) Wu Anping said UIC is a renowned university that upholds liberal arts education and trains students with unique skills, and the cooperation would benefit students and financial institutions mutually by providing talents and creating job opportunities.
Mr Wu Anping
President of the Zhuhai Banking Association, secretary of the party committee and chairman of the board of China Resources Bank of Zhuhai Mr Zong Shaojun said that the signing of the cooperation agreement would promote the in-depth cooperation between the fields of education and financial industry, and play out advantages of both sides while encouraging the innovation and high-quality development of Zhuhai.
Mr Zong Shaojun
UIC President, Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences Prof Tang Tao said that the cooperation could lead students to the financial industry and provide them with ample opportunities for employment and development.
Prof Tang Tao
UIC senior staff including UIC Provost Patrick Chau, and Associate Vice President (Student Development), Acting Dean of School of General Education Stella Cho attended the ceremony.
UIC Provost Patrick Chau (right)
Associate Vice President (Student Development), Acting Dean of School of General Education Stella Cho (middle)
UIC Chief Financial Officer Dai Zhenwei
During the ceremony, 15 banks in Zhuhai were awarded "UIC internship base" plaques and a meeting was organised for the related parties to discuss and exchange views on future cooperation. A special job fair was held at UIC the same day, offering students employment and internship opportunities.
Reporter: Cecilia Yu
Photographer: Kristin Jin, Luo Duoer, Li Bohan, and PAO
Editor: Deen He