President Nie met and welcomed the delegation of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU)

16th May 2017

Prof. Tim Brady, Interim Chancellor of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) together with other delegates of ERAU visited NUAA. Professor Hong Nie, president of NUAA welcomed the delegates for the meeting and renewed the cooperation agreement. Director of International Cooperation Office Prof. Jizhou Lai together with Dean of College of International Education, Deputy dean of College of Civil Aviation and Deputy dean of College of Economics and Management attended the meeting.


Over the past few years, multiple cooperation activities have been launched to promote scientific researchers and student exchange programs. After the establishment of “Sino-US” college, in particular, both sides have yielded substantial accomplishments in terms of academic exchange, joint postgraduate training programs, and joint laboratory construction. NUAA and ERAU are expecting further extensive cooperation achievements based on the current scaffold.

President Tim Brady expressed his gratitude towards NUAA for our cordiality and wished broader cooperation between both universities especially in the areas of aeronautics and astronautics.

Later, President Hong NIE signed the cooperation agreement with Chancellor Tim Brady.


Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU), renowned globally as “Harvard in the sky”, is a university with rich aeronautical history.