Aug.31 | Fri

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UM wins second prize at a national science contest

  University of Macau (UM) students Choi Wai Hei and Cui Xiaoxi won a second prize at the fifth National University Students Social Practice and Science Contest on Energy Saving and Emission Reduction. This year's contes...

Aug.31 | Fri

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World-renowned scholar Prof. Haydn Chen appointed UM’s first vice rector for student affairs

Through open recruitment and strict selection, the University of Macau (UM) appointed Prof. Haydn Chen, a world-renowned expert on materials science, as its first vice rector for student affairs. Prof. Chen will be responsible for...

Aug.28 | Tue

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New academic year starts

At the start of a new academic year, the University of Macau (UM) welcomed over 1,500 first-year students. The students showed a deep interest in the new friends they met, the environment of the campus they were shown around, and ...

Aug.21 | Tue

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HC students organize leadership exchange trip to CUHK

The University of Macau’s (UM) Honours College (HC) students recently organized a two-day leadership exchange trip to the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), in hopes of enhancing understanding between Hong Kong and M...

Aug.20 | Mon

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FST professors visit Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

With the development of Macao’s economy and the construction of the light rail transit (LRT) system, Macao has attracted different types of foreign companies to set up their branches in Macao. The Japan-based Mitsubishi H...

Aug.17 | Fri

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One, two, three…welcome to UM!

“Try to be one good person, learn from at least two good teachers, and make at least three good friends,” are the hopes expressed by University of Macau (UM) Rector Wei Zhao in his welcome speech to over 1,500 first...

Aug.16 | Thu

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UM Alumni Day 2012 now open for registration

The University of Macau's (UM) Alumni Day 2012, organized by the Alumni and Development Office, will take place on 22 September (Saturday) on UM's campus from 14:00 to 21:00. Interested parties may make on-line registration at w...

Aug.15 | Wed

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UM students do volunteer teaching in Taiwan

Five students of the Faculty of Education, University of Macau (UM), recently went on an eight-day volunteer teaching trip in Taiwan, through the third “Hoping Download” activity organized by Taiwan Normal Universit...

Aug.14 | Tue

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UM’s Martial Arts Team wins 18 gold and 2 silver at an international competition

Nine students of the University of Macau’s (UM) Martial Arts Team won eighteen gold medals and two silver medals, as well as the “Contribution to Martial Arts Award”, at the ninth Zhejiang International Tradit...

Aug.13 | Mon

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UM now the 1st non-mainland university to directly recruit students from mainland universities for postgraduate studies

In 2011, upon approval by the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, the University of Macau (UM) became the first non-mainland university to be allowed to directly recruit top mainland students for post...