2019 MIB Welcome Reception and Team Building

On September 9, 2019, 42 international students, who come from 25 different countries all over the world, enrolled in the Master of International Business (MIB) program, Antai College of Economics and Management (ACEM), Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU). To facilitate these newcomers, the MIB program prepared a Welcome Reception and an Orientation Day.

 

Professor Runtian Jing, Associate Dean of ACEM, Professor Haitao Yin, Associate Dean of ACEM and Professor Lin Lu, MIB Academic Director, attended the Welcome Reception to greet these newly-enrolled MIB students on Sept. 9. Professor Lin Lu, MIB Academic Director, chaired the reception. Associate Dean Jing delivered a welcome speech at the beginning. He said that as a top university in China, SJTU was proud of fostering innovation and promoting knowledge on emerging market during the era of globalization, and ACEM is dedicated to educate talents in economics and management with international competencies. Associate Dean Yin also delivered a welcome speech. He said that ACEM not only promotes scientific and academic innovation, but also caters to economic and social development, and supports the growth of business. He then shared with the students his personal study and teaching experience at Wharton School of Business and University of Michigan. He also pointed out the importance of learning from the local context. Professor Lin Lu then gave an overview to MIB program, including the development history, size and composition, faculty and staff, curriculum design and student life on campus. Moreover, Ms. Vicky Zhang from ACEM International Office showed welcome to these newly-enrolled MIB students. After the group photo taking, Ms. Zhang Yi and Lisa Liu from ACEM International Office introduced resources and services available for international students. Ms. Zichan Li introduced the rules and regulations of SJTUthe academic integritythe students' files management and the process of course selection.