Notre Dame’s growing presence in China and other Asian countries is built on partnerships and collaborations with academic institutions, corporations, and foundations that share the University’s education and research goals.
Notre Dame has established joint degree programs and exchange programs with universities throughout Asia. The Beijing Global Gateway serves as the University’s central link to partners to strengthen academic collaboration and exchange.
- Fudan University
- Peking University
- Renmin University
- Sichuan University
- Southern University of Science and Technology
- Tsinghua University
- Xi’an Jiaotong University
- Zhejiang University
- Chinese University of Hong Kong
- Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
- University of Hong Kong
- Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
- St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
- St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi
Foundations and Educational Institutions
The Notre Dame Greater China Scholars Program has received generous support from the Li Ka Shing Foundation, HS Chau Foundation, alumni, parents and friends. Since the program’s establishment in 2011, it has supported close to 60 students from the Greater China region to come to Notre Dame for undergraduate studies.
Notre Dame has established a productive relationship with the Ministry of Education of China and the China Scholarship Council (CSC). Vice Minister of Education Hao Ping and CSC Secretary General Liu Jinghui visited the Notre Dame campus in 2013 and signed an agreement to provide ND-CSC joint scholarships to up to 20 Chinese students each year to enroll in Notre Dame’s Ph.D. programs. As a result of the seventh U.S.-China Consultation on People-to-People Exchange, Notre Dame organized a 4-week training program for athletic directors and head coaches from China in cooperation with the Federation of University Sports China (FUSC).
The Beijing Global Gateway has established partnerships with corporations in Asia to provide internships, employment, scholarships and other opportunities for Notre Dame students:
- Aegon Industrial Fund Management Shanghai
- BMW Finance China
- Caixin Media Beijing
- GE Healthcare China
- IBM China
- KPMG Hong Kong
- Oracle Japan
- Xiao Mi China
Learn more about the partnerships with corporations in Asia that enable Notre Dame students to enhance their professional experience in the region.