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  • Partnership with Waseda

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International Partnerships

Tianjin University

Memorandum of Understanding 

Memorandum of Understanding Between The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A. and Tianjin University, Tianjin, PRC


Ohio State Contact Information

  • The Ohio State University, College of Engineering; College of Arts and Sciences


International University Contact Information

  • Tianjin University


Location of International University

  • Tianjin, China



  • In accordance with a mutual desire to promote further cooperation in higher education between the United States of America and the People’s Republic of China, Tianjin University, Tianjin, PRC, and The Ohio State University on behalf of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, College of Arts and Sciences and William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering, Columbus, Ohio USA, entire into this formal agreement for the purpose of educational and cultural exchange.
  • The two institutions have found it mutually beneficial to initiate the following cooperative activites:
  1. Exchange of theses, teaching materials, and other scientific and technological literature;
  2. Research collaboration;
  3. Exchange of faculty, scholars, and students for lecturing, advanced studies and research and;
  4. Conduct of joint workshops, symposia, etc. on topics of mutual interest;


Duration of the agreement

  • This agreement will be in force for a period of five (5) years from the latest date appearing below. It will be effective from 23 March 2015 to 23 March 2020. It may be renewed for additional five (5) years if both institutions, acting independently, agree in writing to renew it at least six (6) months before it expires


Note: Please see entire agreement for details