On July 9th, Prof. Juanito Camilleri, Rector of the University of Malta, Prof. Alfred J Vella, Pro-Rector of the University of Malta, and Mr. Reno Calleja, President of the Malta-China Friendship Society paid a visit to SMU. Prof. Huang Youfang, President of SMU, Prof. Jin Yongxing, Vice President of SMU, and directors from other relevant offices and colleges gave the guests a warm reception.
Prof. Huang Youfang extended warm welcome to Prof. Juanito Camilleri. He said SMU is very pleased to develop the Master Degree Program in Ocean Governance jointly with the University of Malta and the International Ocean Institute. He hoped that the three sides could reach a consensus on the details of the program and launch it soon.
Prof. Juanito Camilleri said he was very excited to visit SMU during the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Malta. His visit aimed at promoting this program and preparing for more cooperation in the future.
After the meeting, the guests also visited the COSTAMARE Engine Room Integrated Laboratory and the marine simulator accompanied by Prof. Jin Yongxing.