Chengdu Pidu District Village-University Pairing Helps Revive Rural Villages
Sichuan Daily | release time：June 14th,2018
On June 10, 2018, at the Pidu District Institutions of Higher Education Assistance in Rural Village Revitalization Pairing Agreement Signing Ceremony, pairing and joint construction agreements were signed between representatives of universities like the School of Foreign Languages of the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China and the School of Economics of Xihua University, and rural village revitalization model sites such as Pidu District's Zhanqi Village and Xianfeng Village. These higher education institutions will provide intelligence and human capital support to the revitalization endeavors at these villages. According to the agreements, the contracted higher education institutions will provide intelligence and human capital support in fields such as industrial development and cultural construction to the contracted villages, while the rural village model sites will function as study and research bases and internship bases for these universities. These partnerships will foster close-knit and reciprocal cooperation and joint promotion of revival of rural villages.
There are 19 education institutions including universities, junior colleges and secondary technical schools in Chengdu's Pidu District, which is also home to over 10,000 application-oriented technical talents and over 250,000 students regularly enrolled in universities, junior colleges and secondary technical schools.