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The Chinese Government Scholarship "China-Africa Friendship Visiting Scholar Program" has been successfully completed

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Publish :2022-08-09

On July 20, 2022, the Closing Ceremony of the "China-Africa Friendship Visiting Scholar Program" sponsored by the Chinese Government was successfully held online. A total of 31 students are enrolled in this program, including 23 students majoring in transportation and 8 students majoring in logistics. The students come from Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Zambia and Algeria.


The project started in February 2022 and lasted more than four months. Each professional school not only arranges professional courses for students, but also organizes lectures and visits in related fields during the project. JOSEPH NJANE from Africa Star Railway Operation Co., LTD. (Kenya) and BOGALE FIKRU BEKELE from Addis Ababa-Djibouti Railway Operation and Maintenance Project Company (Ethiopia) spoke as student representatives respectively. They thanked the China-Africa Friendship Scholarship and Beijing Jiaotong University for this opportunity. In this visiting scholar program, they not only enhanced  professional knowledge, but also learned Chinese and the outline of China's national conditions, and had a deeper understanding of China.