SEGi University launched the Confucius Institute at SEGi University at a ground-breaking ceremony today.
The inauguration ceremony was launched by Mr. Huang Peiyi, the Director of Publicity Department, Hainan Normal University, China and witnessed by Ms.Hew Moi Lan, the Group Chief Executive Officer of SEGi University. The launch was also attended by Ms. Geng Juan, the Director of Foreign & Overseas Chinese Affairs Office, Hainan Normal University, China, Professor Chen Zhong, the Chinese Director of Kong Zi Institute University of Malaya (KZIUM), Emeritus Professor Muhamad Awang, the Vice Chancellor of SEGi University, Professor Dr. Patrick Kee, the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) of SEGi University, Dato’ Professor Dr. Jamaludin Mohaiadin, the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs) and also Dr See Hoon Peow, the Principal of SEGi College Kota Damansara.
Confucius Institute at SEGi University is formed in collaboration with Hainan Normal University (HNU) and is a non-profit educational organisation that provides Chinese language lessons, promotes the Chinese language and culture, and facilitates educational and cultural exchanges with the main objective to promote cultural exchange between China and the rest of the world.
The Confucius Institute will be a great platform for SEGi University to network with other Universities that houses a Confucius Institute in the Asian and Southeast Asian region through conferences, forums and joint activities to explore and build new possibilities in future collaborations.