March 8, 2019 saw the signing, by the UTseUS steering committee, of a Sino-French protocol agreement in relation to the launching of the UTseuS Master’s degree.
Oriented to mechatronics, in its wider connotation ” cyber physics systems “,this UTseuS programme is designed to enable dual award of a Master’s degree from the University of Shanghai et the Master’s degree of the group of French universities of Technologies (UT). This Master’s programme recruits 100 Chinese and French students each year.
New agreement in 2019
The French party to the signing ceremony was composed of President & Prof Philippe Courtier UTC, accompanied by Étienne Arnoult, Director of Pedagogy UTC, his counterpart Emmanuelle Rouhaud at UTT-Troyes. Prof Liao Hanlin, UTBM-Belfort Montbeliard and Dr Pierre Koch, Director of UTT-Troyes participated via videoconference. The Chinese party was led by Prof Jin Donghan, Party Secretary and President of the University of Shanghai (SHU) with several Vice-Presidents (Pedagogy, International Affairs… ). The agreement to be signed in respect to launching the new Master’s degree programme will be signed in July 2019 and current plans call for a full-scale cooperation agreement to be signed by end 2020 between the French UTs and SH U.