3 master students from Shandong Agricultural University (SDAU) have passed online entrance defense of the joint doctoral training program with University of Liege in Belgium, and were officially admitted as doctoral candidates.
In January of this year, SDAU signed an agreement with University of Liege on the joint training of doctoral students. According to the agreement, the outstanding master students of SDAU will be permitted to apply for doctors of University of Liege. They will study in Belgium for at least 1 year and do some research. Then they will return to SDAU to complete the main research of their graduation thesis. Upon graduation, students will be awarded a diploma and a PhD from University of Liege.