Ningbo Institute of TAFE had a Press Meeting for the Project of Five-year Consistent System
President Li Taiwu made a speech in the press meeting
Shen Jianguang, Deputy director of Ningbo Educational Bureau, Li Taiwu, our president, Yu Yi, headmaster of Ningbo Foreign Affairs School, together with Susan Hartigan, president of Western Sydney Institute of TAFE are accepting the interviewing
Sino-Australian Technical and Further Education College of Ningbo City College of Vocational Technology (Ningbo Institute of TAFE) held a press meeting for the establishment of the project of five-year consistent system at Ningbo Foreign Affairs School in the morning of Mar. 13.
The full name of TAFE is Technical and Further Education, which is the most popular vocational training system in Australia. This college has got the ISO9001 International Standards Certification. Ningbo Institute of TAFE is a Sino-Australian TAFE cooperative project takes the official strategic cooperation between Ningbo Educational Bureau and Educational Department of New South Wales, Australian, as the background. It is co-established by nbcc and Western Sydney Institute of TAFE, New South Wales, Australia. This is the first Sino-foreign Schooling agency that has the qualification to issue the liberal arts certificate of vocational education in Ningbo.
Ningbo Institute of TAFE will provide the students with Australian educational resources in Ningbo by introducing the quality vocational educational resources of Australian TAFE, it also will cultivate a group of talents with high quality and high-tech skills that are needed by the economic development of Ningbo and Zhejiang province by this creative Sino-Australian cooperation and five-year consistent system. This institute will come to a new stage after three or five years’ development.
Shen Jianguang, Deputy director of Ningbo Educational Bureau and the group leader of Ningbo Institute of TAFE project team, Shu Peidong, division-director of foreign affairs office of Department of Education of Zhejiang Province, Li Taiwu, president of nbcc and Yu Yi, headmaster of Ningbo Foreign Affairs School introduced the relevant information of Ningbo Institute of TAFE and accepted the interviews from the reporters. Leaders from Ningbo Educational Bureau, Ningbo City College of Vocational Technology, Ningbo Foreign Affairs School and more than twenty press agencies attended the press meeting.
Ningbo Institute of TAFE firstly held financial management and affairs, marketing and declaration and international shipment as the first three specialties in the five-year consistent system. It recruited 159 students in the first two specialties. It is going to recruit 210 freshmen this year.