On June 10 morning, the dean of British University of Durham, Robert Dixon led a delegation to visit the School of International Education.Dean of the School of International Education Guo Jie had a meet with them.Professor Mike Nicholson,director of School of Education, executive vice director of the Chinese Institute of Development Studies of Durham University and admissions Office official Professor Guo Jie visited.Vice dean of International Education vice professor Ding Kai, vice dean Ni Chen, international cooperation department director Liu Feng, and director of international cooperation Cui Xiaoli attended the meeting.

Dean Guo Jie who be on behalf of the School of International Education welcomed the visit of Durham University and took a brief introduction to foreign cooperation model of international studing abroad programs and school characteristics and so on. Robert Dixon introduced project set, admissions and cooperation with Chinese other colleges and universities. The two sides on cooperation of Bachelor preparatory studing abroad programs had a discussions and reached cooperation intentions.

Durham University,founded in 1832, is a truly world-class university with a long history of welcoming students and academics from all over the globe. Durham University is England’s third oldest university after Oxford and Cambridge and the only UK university to have all subjects ranked top ten. Durham University is distinctive a Collegiate University with ancient traditions and modern values. A member of the prestigious Russell Group, Durham is ranked 5th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2015) and is a World Top 100 University (QS World Rankings 2014). The QS World Rankings also ranked Durham in the World Top 25 for employer reputation.