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University agrees International Engineering Exchange

The University of Sheffield has signed a memorandum of understanding with Nanjing University to contribute to a three-way exchange programme that also involves Ohio State University in the US. The three universities will hold summer programmes to support undergraduate engineering … Continue reading

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Sheffield Tech Firm targets Chinese Market

Sheffield-based Magnomatics is set to contribute its technologies to the UK arm of Chinese car manufacturing giant Changan as part of a new collaboration agreement between the two. Changan UK was established by Changan Automobile in June 2010 and is … Continue reading

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German for Enterprise project supports Yorkshire exports

Businesses in Yorkshire, Lancashire and the Humber with trade connections in Germany or Austria, or those companies keen to expand into the German market, are invited to work with our students on a language-business project: German for Enterprise. Germany is the UK’s second biggest trading partner so this is a prime opportunity for Sheffield students to get acquainted with the UK’s export drive, and for local businesses to get the edge in doing business with German-speaking companies.

The content of the project is based around the unique business needs of the participating companies. Selected businesses team up with our Year 4 students with the full support of the university’s language experts as well as our Sheffield University Enterprise Unit.
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Founder of China’s Confucius Institute honoured by the University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield has awarded an Honorary Doctor of Letters to the Director General of Hanban – the Office of Chinese Language Council International – and the Cheif Executive of the Confucius Institute Headquarters, in a special degree ceremony in Beijing this week. Continue reading

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