South China Sea Institute of Xiamen University (SCSI), and Dalian Maritime University (DMU), announce their annual summer program Marco Polo- ZHENG He Academy of International Oceans Law and Policy, to be held from 2 July - 30 July, 2017.
SCSI and DMU are leading interdisciplinary research centers in China in the area of Oceans Law and Policy. This is the 12th session of the summer academy which has been attended in the past by the scholars, practitioners, diplomats and students from -: Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brunei, Cameroon, China, Colombia, Guyana, India, Indonesia, Iran, DPR Korea, Rep. of Korea, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, Togo, Turkey, U.S., and others.
The four-week intensive summer program is divided into two sessions to be held in Chinese cities of Xiamen and Dalian. The participants have an option to attend either or both of the sessions. The program offers a unique chance to learn about the Chinese perspectives on Law of the Sea and its policies. The program includes class lectures in morning sessions and trips to Chinese courts, ocean-related government agencies, yachts club, museums, etc. in the afternoon sessions. Participants also have the option of taking tests and getting credits transferred to their own schools.
Limited number of scholarships is offered to outstanding candidates upon application and subsequent review.
Pleases download goo.gl/40eupz for Chinese and English brochures and posters of 2017 Summer Program of Marco Polo-ZHENG He Academy of International Oceans Law and Policy. If you want to know more information about the academy, please visit http://makeboluo.xmu.edu.cn/ (Xiamen Session) and http://law.dlmu.edu.cn/en/ (Dalian Session).
For inquiries, please contact:
South China Sea Institute, Xiamen University