Student Life


On October 1st,  teachers and students of Wuhan Polytechnic (WHPT) who have participated  in a half-month Sino-German Cultural Exchange Program in German comes  back safely and fruitfully.

WHPT teachers and students visiting the BMW Welt in Munich

     In late September,  a delegation consisting of 11 students and 3 teachers of WHPT went to  Germany to participate in a half-month cultural exchange program in  Fach-und Berufsoberschule FOS/BOS Bad Tölz and, two vocational schools  located in Bad tölz in the southern of Bavaria and Hof in the northeast  of Bavaria respectively. The three teachers were Wang Chunlian from Int  Fachoberschule und Berufsoberschule Hof ernational School, Wang Fang  from School of Mechanical and Electric Engineering and Chen Lingling  from School of Textile and Fashion Engineering. They were generously  received by the two schools and sincerely welcomed by local citizens.

Group photo with German teachers and students

WHPT teachers and students teaching German teachers Tai Chi

     During the  visiting, the delegation joined diversified and deeply immersing  cultural activities organized by German schools. They lived in German  families by way of homestay to experience local folklore, participated  in classroom study to comprehend German Dual System, visited the BMW  Welt to understand German manufacturing industry, and joined the  Oktoberfest to feel about German beer culture. During the half month,  the delegation felt the emphasis on traditional cultures and hospitality  of Germans as well as their life full of reasonable happiness and  creativity. 

Warmly welcomed in Bad tölz and appeared on local newspaper

     On the afternoon of Sep 17th,  the delegation arrived at Berufsoberschule FOS/BOS Bad Tölz, which is  located on the upper part of the Isar River, and surrounded by mountains  with exquisite environment. Our delegation was the first visitors from  China to visit this vocational school, and was warmly welcomed and  received. This event attracted the attraction of local media and a local  newspaper interviewed our delegation and reported this Sino-German  cultural exchange event.

WHPT teachers and students on local new paper in Bad Tölz

Mayor of Hof met the delegation and showed them around the city hall

     On September 23rd,  the delegation went to Hof city, which is also located by the Isar  River. The mayor of Hof, who was pleasantly surprised at this visiting  welcomed the delegation and introduced the city, ranging from transport  to the purification system. The mayor then showed them around the city  Hall and served them with traditional food.

Group photo with the mayor of Hof

     In Hof, the  delegation joined abundant activities with teachers and students in  Fachoberschule und Berufsoberschule Hof. They also visited Hof  University of Applied Sciences and learned a lot about education  international students in Bavaria.

The delegation visiting the mechanical training center in Hof

Group photo with German teachers and students

WHPT teachers and students visiting the BMW Welt in Munich