International students from Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine get awarded for their academic progress or dedication to voluntary services during the previous semester. [Photo from WeChat account SHUTCMIEC]
A group of Chinese language students started their new semester at the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SHUTCM) on March 7.
The students were from some 20 countries including France, Sweden, Italy, Germany, the US, Brazil, Sierra Leone, South Korea, Iran, Laos, Mongolia, Japan and Malaysia.
Dean of SHUTCM's International Education College Lin Xun extended a warm welcome to the students, and wished the youngsters to enjoy their studying and living in Shanghai with various academic and cultural immersions.
School teachers then briefed the students on important issues, such as class arrangements, scholarships, and HSK – Chinese proficiency tests.
Some students also got awarded for their academic progress or dedication to voluntary services during the previous semester.