Stony Brook Institute launched at Chinese university
HEFEI, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- A new institute cofounded by Anhui University in east China and the State University of New York at Stony Brook (SBU) was inaugurated as the first group of students attended the school opening ceremony Wednesday.
Named the Stony Brook Institute at Anhui University, the institute enrolled 300 students starting from the fall semester of 2020. The students will be studying in three majors, namely applied physics, applied statistics and digital media technology, according to a source of Anhui University.
Students will be granted degrees from both universities after graduation, said the source.
As one of the four university centers of the State University of New York system, SBU is a member of the Association of American Universities, and is well-known for majors such as mathematics, physics and computer science. Enditem