Walailak Center of International Affairs supported international partnerships for quality education
During the COVID 19 pandemic situation, online and distance learning is dramatically increase. Many university and online learning platforms are offering free access to their services. The integration of information technology in education for a quality education has been mentioned and develops in many higher education sectors. Despite the challenge of reliable internet access and or technology struggle to participate in online learning, the online learning has already been successful transitions amongst many universities.
At Walailak University, we pay a high attention to develop our students with 21st century skills and global citizen oriented. Center for International Affairs in corporate with School of Liberal Arts and School of Science have expanded our international collaboration with the trustful university in Indonesia to hold the online classes for the future global citizen. We believed that in many fields and disciplines, students can take advantage of a broad range of online learning opportunities from our partner universities.
Therefore, in academic year 2021, we invited many lecturers across many disciplines to conduct online class for our students and sending out our student to taking online courses from our partner universities. Also, we received a group of students from our partner universities such as Xi’an University, China and Tadulako University, Indonesia to study and internship with us via online platform. The exchange students not only provided the international outlook to our university but also bringing in the culture, learning style, exchange international perspective, rising awareness of global citizen and bring in a global network to our community.
The pandemic should not obstruct the development of education. In cooperate with the partner to reach the goals of quality education and promote lifelong learning, reduce the inequality in education and to develop human capacity in higher education, Walailak University is strived for a quality education with our trustworthy partnership university.