The model and achievements of the Shenzhen branch of the Chinese University of Hong Kong development can provide experience and confidence to other institutions that follow, Xu Yangsheng, president of the branch, said.

In an interview with China Daily, Xu they asked more institutions of Hong Kong higher education branches set up in the Bay Area, Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao, since doing so will benefit from Hong Kong as further integrates with group 11-city.

established in 2014, is the first branch established by a University of Hong Kong in mainland China. It was built on barren land in the suburbs of Shenzhen, near several factories unused. Xu said that the school could not even offer dormitories the first group of students and had to use accommodation in a nearby institution mainland.

In six years, has become a competitive institution that has cultivated more than 6,700 undergraduate and graduate students with major strengths in business management and science. Over the past five years, the industry has had the highest levels of admission Guangdong Province.

Xu said the school experience could boost confidence and also offer experience for fans, such as how to collaborate with the authorities of the mainland and organizations, and conform to law and continental culture.

CUHK's followers include Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, which will open its new campus in Guangzhou Nansha district in 2022. In April, the Open University of Hong Kong agreed to the local government of Zhaoqing to establish a branch there.

The new plan of the campus came after the publication of the draft Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area in 2018. Xu hopes that the latest package of favorable policies, the central government has presented to Shenzhen, Hong Kong's universities have their presence in the bay area.

40 years of establishment of the economic zone of Shenzhen, the central government issued a pivot p reform lan for the city, in which he pledged to support the SEZ introduce resources quality in education abroad and high level of conduct educational cooperation mainland and abroad.

He also promised to provide more convenience for professionals abroad to apply for a residence permit and work; and Relax the restrictions for people abroad to obtain professional qualifications.

What is more, in a recent celebration commemorating the 40th anniversary of the SEZ, Xi Jinping stressed the need to deepen the internal collaboration of the Bay Area more synergistic mechanisms.

Given this support, Xu asked other institutions in Hong Kong to keep the train to expand its influence in the Bay Area.

Xu said the moves could also help cultivate the most professional talent in the Bay Area, which would also benefit Hong Kong. He noted that entrance examinees National University of Guangdong amounted to about 1 million last year, about 20 times the number of candidates High school diploma exam Hong Kong Education.

"Many people asked me what benefits the CUHK-SZ bring to Hong Kong and Shenzhen, respectively, when just created," Xu said. "I just told them I've never thought about it.

" What worried me was we had to cultivate the talent needed for the Bay Area 20 years later. Because of Shenzhen and Hong Kong are always connected to each other ".

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