Peking University Health Science Center-Macao Polytechnic Institute Nursing Academy Inaugurated
The Peking University Health Science Center-Macao Polytechnic Institute Nursing Academy held the 2021/2022 school year’s opening ceremony was held online on the afternoon of August 17. Academician Qiao Jie, PKU Executive Vice President and President of PKUHSC and PKU Third Hospital, and Professor Im Sio Kei, President of MPI welcomed the first students from cloud sides and expressed their good wishes for the new school year.
In June 2021, with the support from the National Health Commission, Ministry of Education, Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council, and the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Macao S.A.R., PKUHSC and MPI signed the cooperation agreement at PKU and thus established the Nursing Academy. The two universities set up jointly the undergraduate nursing curriculum, which will be taught by a team of teachers from both sides. The establishment of the PKU-MPI Nursing Academy is a symbol of historic significance, which will start a new journey to serve for Macao people’s health and facilitate the construction of Guangdong, Hong Kong, and Macao Greater Bay Area.
Written by: Lang Lang
Edited by: Liu Xin