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Visit from the President of Shanghai University of Business and Economics



Deputy Vice Chancellor Graham Baldwin was delighted to welcome the President of Shanghai University of Business and Economics, SUIBE (formerly SIFT) to the Preston campus.

SUIBE are one of UCLan’s longest standing partners in China, who send over 100 students coming to the Preston campus each year to study in the School of Languages, Literature and International Studies. The visit on 28th May coincided with the official announcement that the Chinese Ministry of Education had upgraded the institution to University status. President Sun Haiming confirmed SUIBE’s commitment to expand the relationship with UCLan practically around the areas of research, having detailed discussions with the Lancashire Business School, Sports Tourism and the Outdoors and School of Languages, Literature and International Studies.