Professor Yi Jianhong, Vice President, Kunming University of Science and Technology KUST  along with other senior faculty from the university recently visited IMI Kolkata.

Officially founded in 1954 Kunming University of Science and Technology (KUST) is one of the top 100 universities in China, and the largest university as well as the only polytechnic university across Yunnan province. KUST has 3 campuses, all located in Kunming City, the capital city of southwest China’s Yunnan Province, Kunming is known as the Spring City of China, due to its mild weather all year round.

In a meeting with faculty from IMI Kolkata, faculties from both the universities discussed the possibilities of academic and cultural exchange between the two countries. The discussions revolved around Student and Staff Exchange Program, Joint research collaborations, Educational resources exchange and sharing and various other facets which would enable both the institutes to establish stronger collaborations.