The signing ceremony of the student and researcher exchange agreement was held between Chuo University’s Faculty of Law, Graduate School of Law, and Tsinghua University School of Law. The agreement was signed by Tsinghua’s Secretary of the Party Committee, Professor Li Hong, Chuo’s Dean of the Faculty of Law, Professor Satoshi Hoshino, and Dean of the Graduate School of Law, Professor Makoto Arai, and was followed by a commemorative photograph. Tsinghua’s Secretary, Prof. Li Hong gave an address in which he stated that Chuo’s Faculty of Law is a world-famous institution, and it is expected that this agreement will be a stimulus to new exchanges and a cooperative relationship between the two institutions, including collaborative research and researcher exchanges. Dean of the Faculty of Law, Prof. Hoshino then made a speech, expressing firm hope that the agreement may contribute greatly, not only to promoting personnel exchanges between both universities, but also to strengthening and the developing the cooperative relationship of academic research in the field of jurisprudence in Japan and China.
Signing ceremony of the student and researcher exchange
agreement (From left, Tsinghua’s Secretary of the Party
Committee, Prof. Li Hong, Chuo’s Dean of the Faculty of
Law, Prof. Satoshi Hoshino, Dean of the Graduate School of
Law, Prof. Makoto Arai)
A memorandum of understanding was also concluded between Tsinghua University and Chuo University, and signing was attended by former President of Tsinghua University, Gu Binglin and Chuo’s Representative Director, Masahiko Omura. Both universities agreed to cooperate to establish the Japan-China Innovation Research Center (JCIRC) in Tokyo. It is expected that Chuo will provide an office location for the establishment of JCIRC free of charge, while in Beijing, Tsinghua will also provide an office location necessary for the exchange activities of Chuo free of charge, and with these help of both universities, researchers, other universities, public and private institutions at home and overseas, and their researchers, that a research project will be conducted, and JCIRC will be a platform to promote collaborative research on innovation in society.
Former President of Tsinghua University, Gu Binglin and
Chuo’s Representative Director, Masahiko Omura