On August 21, Professor Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai, Executive Director of Chulalongkorn School of Integrated Innovation, and his delegation visited Xinya College. Mei Ciqi, Dean of Xinya College, Jiao Yang, Head Teacher of Creative Design and Intelligent Engineering (CDIE) Major and Assistant Researcher of the Future Laboratory, and Zhang Wenjing, Director of the Teaching Affairs Office of Xinya, attended the reception.
Professor Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai expressed his gratitude to Xinya College for its hospitality, and briefed in detail the educational philosophy and school-running practice of Chulalongkorn School of Integrated Innovation, which is a new undergraduate school founded by Chulalongkorn University in recent years. Based on exploring the qualities, knowledge, and capabilities needed by future citizens, the school cultivates students' cross-innovation thinking from general education, business fundamentals, information technology, and other aspects, and trains majors in four directions: healthy life, smart city, sustainable development, and artificial intelligence.
Professor Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai
Dean Mei Ciqi extended a warm welcome to the delegation led by Executive Director Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai and introduced Xinya College's talent training ideas, general curriculum system, and "10,000 hours of college" from two aspects: liberal arts education and college activities. Mei Ciqi said that with many similarities in talent training concepts, liberal arts education, cross-innovation, and other fields, Xinya College and Chulalongkorn School of Integrated Innovation may further pursue possible cooperation and exchanges in the future.
Mei Ciqi, Dean of Xinya College
The two sides also discussed international exchanges, curriculum design, and future cooperation.