Celebrating 120 years of Peking University with Inauguration of its UK Campus

Peking University, the leading institution of higher education in China, marks its 120 anniversary this year with a series of celebrations highlighting its rich history and its dedication to teaching, learning, innovation, and research. The anniversary started with festivities on its first offshore campus in Oxfordshire, England. The kick-off event overseas featured an academic symposium, inauguration ceremony of its UK Campus, and the inauguration of the Peking University Alumni Finance Association London.

H.E. Ambassador Liu Xiaoming gave a keynote speech at the ceremony.

Chinese ambassador keynote

The President and Vice President of University of Sheffield, Professor Sir Keith Burnett, also the Chair of Board at our CI attended the historical event. Images shown below, Sir Keith with President of Peking University- Professor Lin Jianhua.

VC with President of Peking UVC with the VP of Nanjing University