This lecture series is aimed to provide an overview of opportunities and challenges in Finland’s export to China, introduce the best practices on and approaches to entering the Chinese education market and developing partnership with local educational institutions in China, and provide suggestions for Finnish actors in the field through interactive discussion.

The lectures are of interest to educational policy makers, educational project planners, educational institutions, Finnish companies doing (or having an intention of doing) business in China, and individuals engaging in various cooperation with and export to China.

Lecture slides can be downloaded from below.

  1. Education export to China: Opportunities, Challenges and Possible Scenarios (Jan 5, 2012, 13:00-15:00 at Vapriikki)
    1st lecture slides
  2. Chinese education reforms and trends (Feb 8, 2012, 13:00-15:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni B LS 1096)
    2nd lecture slides
  3. Relevant policies and reforms in China and implications for foreign educational providers (Mar 15, 2012, 13:00-15:00 at University of Tampere, main building LS A 1)
    3rd lecture slides
  4. Marketing and branding Finnish education in China (Apr 18, 2012,13:00-15:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni B LS 1100)
    4th lecture slides
  5. Media, Litigation, and Regional Discrimination in College Admission in China (Jun 5, 2012, 13:00-15:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni B LS 3048)
    5th lecture slides
  6. Current Situation of Chinese Education Reform and Presenter’s Thoughts (Jun 8, 2012, 13:00-15:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni B LS 3048)
    6th lecture slides
  7. China’s New Long March to World Class Universities: ” From ‘Project 211’ to ‘Project 2011’ ” (Jan 29, 2013, 14:00-16:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni B LS 3118
    7th lecture slides
  8. Changing Paradigm of Organizational Governance in Chinese Public Universities (Feb 12, 2013, 14:00-16:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni B LS 1097)
    8th lecture slides
  9. Fair Edcuation in China: Theory, Reality and Prospect (Mar 20, 2013, 09:00-11:00 at University of Tampere, Pinni A LS 2088)
    9th lecture slides
  10. Teacher Education in China: Current Situation & Related Issues (April 26, 2013, Lecturer: Associate Professor YU Tingjie from Zhejiang Normal University)
    10th lecture slides
  11. Dramatic Social Changes and Higher Education Reforms in China (May 8, 2013, Lecturer: Professor WANG Yingjie, Beijing Normal University)
    11th lecture slides
  12. Economic globalisation and internationalisation of higher education in China (November 8, 2013, Lecturer: Professor Min Weifang, Peking University)
    12th lecture slides
  13. China’s Far West and Internationalization (May 13, 2014, Lecturer:Dr. Rainer Lisowski, the University of Applied Sciences in Osnabrück, Germany)
  14. Who will Succeed in College? (July 19, 2014, Lecturer: Associate Professor Po Yang, Peking University, China)
    14th lecture slides
  15. The Institutional Logics of Governance in China (January 15, 2015, Lecturer: Professor Xueguang Zhou, Stanford University, USA)
    15th lecture slides
  16. The Space of the Chinese Universities in Transformation (April 28, 2015, Lecturer: Cui Liu, Zhejiang University, China)
    16th lecture slides
  17. CEREC China Education Salon: Your Chance to Talk to the Guru of Education in China (May 28, 2015, Lecturer: Professor Gu Mingyuan, Beijing Normal University, China)