TAIWAN: Exchanges with US universities encouragedCentral News Agency.
The government will encourage cooperation and exchanges with prestigious US schools through its five-year, NT$50 billion (US$1.6 billion) programme to help local universities transform themselves into 'world class' institutions, Wu noted. The ministry hopes that more funds will be allocated to establish educational foundations or research centres at renowned US schools.
If Taiwanese students can graduate from highly reputed schools in the U.S., they will have a better chance of finding a good job and be better placed to speak for Taiwan there, Wu said.
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