Dr Daniela Passolt, Director of International Programs, and Dr Geeta Kasanga, Deputy Director of International Programs, University of Cambridge, visited The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen on 2 November, 2018.


A meeting was held between the guests and the Office of Academic Links (OAL). During the meeting, the guests met with Ms. Melody Wang, Manager of Office of Academic Links, and other representatives from OAL. The discussion revolved around deepening the collaboration between the two universities.



An information session was successfully held at Zhixin Building after the meeting. Dr Daniela Passolt and Dr Geeta Kasanga gave a detailed introduction of the University of Cambridge and its Pembroke-King’s summer program, including application requirements and course information. Over 90 students attended the session and raised various questions afterwards.




The University of Cambridge is a collegiate public research university located in Cambridge, England. It ranks #6 in the QS 2019 World University Rankings, and #2 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019. Cambridge is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world. The history and influence of the University of Cambridge has made it one of the most prestigious universities in the world.