Maynooth International Engineering College holds 2020 Opening Ceremony

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 10:45

Maynooth International Engineering College, a joint international partnership between Maynooth University and Fuzhou University located on Fuzhou University campus in Fujian Province, China held its 2020 Opening Ceremony to officially welcome back the 2nd year students and to welcome the new student intake for the academic year 2020/2021.
The ceremony commenced with a video greeting to students by Therese Healy, the Deputy Head at the Embassy of Ireland in China. Due to the CoVid 19 pandemic, a greeting was also delivered remotely by Professor Aiden Mulkeen, Deputy President of Maynooth University. The launch ceremony concluded with a speech from the Fuzhou University Vice-President, Professor Yang Huanghao.
The event also highlighted some of the many student achievements that were accomplished in the previous academic year. As part of the welcome ceremony, the Chinese scholarship awards for 2nd year students were announced by Professor Fang Jie, Assistant to the Dean. We wish all MIEC students a successful academic year 2020/2021!