Shanghai Open University Continues to Be the Host Institution of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network in Distance and Open Learning (East Asia)

Recently, Shanghai Open University has formally requested the renewal of the Agreement between UNESCO and Network in Distance and Open Learning (East Asia) in January 1997, and UNESCO agrees to renew the Agreement for an additional period of four years to September 2024. Prof. YUAN Wen, President of Shanghai Open University is the Network Coordinator.

The Press Conference and Theme Forum of The Blue Book on the Development of Basic Education Informatization in Shanghai in 2020 was Held in Shanghai Open University

On January 3rd ,2021, supported by Shanghai Municipal Education Commission and National Center for Educational Technology, co-organized by Shanghai Society of Education, Shanghai Educational Technology Center and Shanghai Education Press, the press conference and theme forum of The Blue Book on the Development of Basic Education Informatization in Shanghai in 2020 was held in Shanghai…

Re-exploring the Development of Education Enabled by AI Technologies: ‘The Survey Report on Post-epidemic Shanghai Online Learners’ Portraits’ was released, which was reported by mainstream media!

On December 4, 2020, “Online Education Development Forum in the Era of AI” was held in the Intelligent Learning Center of SOU. The forum was co-organized by the Engineering Technology Research Center of Open Distance Education of SOU, Shanghai Library and Shanghai Association for Artificial Intelligence Networking Systems of AI. The Survey Report on Post-epidemic…

SOU and SJCDC sign MoU

The online MoU signing ceremony between Shanghai Open University (SOU) and St. Jude College Dasmarinas Cavite Inc. (SJCDC) was held on October 12, 2020. Zhang Jin, vice president of SOU and Evangeline A. Del Rosario, president and CEO of SJCDC delivered speeches on behalf of the University.

UIL and SOU launch a global survey on the role of universities in promoting lifelong learning

On October 7, 2020, the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) in collaboration with Shanghai Open University(SOU), the International Association of Universities (IAU), the UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning (UNESCO–IIEP), and the UNESCO International Institute for Higher Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (UNESCO–IESALC) launched a global survey on higher education institutions’ contribution to lifelong learning(LLL). By…

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…

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,…