Celebrating the 60th Anniversary

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Shanghai Open University. We would like to pay high tribute to all those who have made contribution to the founding of Shanghai Open University, and express heartfelt thanks to leaders at all levels, our friends, alumni from different countries, and our faculties and students who care about and…

EduXChange 2020

Towards Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education and Lifelong Learning for All: Innovation and Development of Universities Venue: Guoshun Campus, Shanghai Open University Organizers:UNITWIN Network in Distance and Open Learning at Shanghai Open University UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning SOU postpones the 2020 International Conference Due to concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19), we’ve made the difficult…

Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban) Deputy Director-General Yu Yunfeng and His Team Visits SOU

On the morning of July 5, Yu Yunfeng, Deputy Director-general and Deputy Director of the Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban), came to SOU to study the progress of the construction of SOU’s overseas Chinese language teaching center. Li Yongzhi, Deputy Director of the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission, and Ge Jingyi, Deputy Director of the International Exchange…

Immersion Hub 2019 International Visiting Scholar Program

The SOU welcomes scholars, researchers, government officials, and doctoral and post-doctoral candidates from around the world to pursue research activities at SOU. Each year, two sessions of the program are held during the Spring and Autumn terms lasting two weeks. From a pool of international applicants, a group of visiting scholars are invited to the…

Immersion Hub 2019 Eastern Fashion Insight Workshop

Immersion Hub 2019Eastern Fashion Insight Workshop in Shanghai Open University (SOU)20 May – 31 May 2019, Shanghai, ChinaProgram Overview Have you been dreaming about coming to study in China? Now’s the time! Immersion Hub Program of Shanghai Open University (SOU) is designed for international students of all ages who want to develop their basic communication…

2018 International Visiting Scholar Program Has Successfully Completed

On June 15th morning, 2018 International Visiting Scholar Program of UniTWIN Network in Distance & Open Learning and Shanghai Open University has been concluded successfully. Ms. Zhang Jin—-the vice president of SOU, and Mr. Robert Parua—-the Program Specialist for Education from UNESCO Beijing Office have attended the closing ceremony and delivered addresses. Dr. Weng Zhuhua,…

Argentine Parliament Delegation Visits SOU

On the morning of March 30, Mrs. Carmen Polledo and Mrs. Paula Oliveto Lago,  the members of the Argentine National Congress, visited SOU. President Yuan Wen received the guests. President Yuan introduced the development history and university profile of SOU. As a university without walls, Shanghai Open University takes advantage of its branch school system…

Immersion Hub 2018 International Student Program

Immersion Hub 2018Fashion Design Workshop In Shanghai Open University (SOU) 6 May – 18 May 2018, Shanghai, ChinaProgram Overview Have you been dreaming about coming to study in China? Now’s the time! Immersion Hub Program of Shanghai Open University (SOU) is designed for international students of all ages who want to develop their basic communication…