International students of our school have achieved great results in the 2nd China Road and Bridge Chinese Speech Contest for International Students
On May 28th, the final of the Second Chinese Language Speech Contest for International Students of China Road and Bridge, "Roads Connected to Five Continents and Bridges Connecting the Four Seas", was successfully held at Chang'an University.
Seven international students from Kenya and Togo participated in the competition. Vice President Guan Zhongliang attended the event.
Guan Zhongliang said that the 2017 China Road and Bridge International Student Speech Contest was held at Beijing Jiaotong University. International students actively demonstrated themselves and spoke fluent and pure Chinese about their ideals of studying in China and their dreams of building a hometown, leaving unforgettable memories.
He hopes that with the care and support of China Road and Bridge and the embassies of relevant countries in China, he will work with all parties to write a new chapter in the cooperation and development of the "Belt and Road", and make greater contributions to the promotion of "friendship between nations and friendship between peoples".
The finals of this competition are divided into the junior group and the senior group, with two sessions of keynote speech and talent show. During the competition, the contestants actively displayed their personal style.
Relying on their study experience in China, or passionately narrating their dreams of returning from school to build their hometown, or sharing the learning and practical stories of Chinese friends, or expressing their true feelings with Chinese teachers.
The deep friendship formed by birth. The wonderful performance of the contestants on the stage won the affirmation of the judges and the applause of the audience.
After fierce competition, Binney, a Togolese student from our school, won high scores in both sessions with an excellent keynote speech and wonderful stand-up comedy performance, and finally won the special prize of the competition.
Togolese student Manaba won the first prize, Li Ka won the second prize, Togolese student Sadiq, Kenyan students Wang Jiali, Dennis, and Kariu won the third prize.
Responsible comrades and teachers of the International Office, Technical Education Center, and National Education Center participated in the activity.
In April 2016, China Road and Bridge Corporation and Beijing Jiaotong University "Belt and Road" international talent joint training project was officially launched.
The development of the project has not only deepened the education and economic cooperation between China and Kenya, and provided high-end talents for the future operation of the railway network in Kenya and East Africa.
But also promoted my country's higher education to implement the international responsibility of assisting the construction of Africa. At present, our school has 97 Kenyan students and 5 Togolese students studying in 5 English-taught undergraduate majors.
Including vehicle engineering, railway engineering, rail transit signal and control, communication engineering, and transportation (railway transportation). The first batch of students will graduate in July 2020.