The Directorate of Global Affairs of the CES University has made diplomatic visits for academic purposes in different universities around the world, this time, the Head of Global Affairs Juan Jaime Arroyave Restrepo, in the company of the rector, Dr. Jorge Julián Osorio and the deans from the Faculty of Physiotherapy and Dentistry were visiting some of the most important universities in Peru and Ecuador.
"What we do is that it is defined together with the rector Jorge Julián Osorio, and the different deans which are the countries of greatest interest to the faculties, and which are the institutions that they consider could have a better international relationship" assures Juan Jaime Arroyave. In Lima, they visited the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, this is a university that is very similar to the CES University, has almost the same years and was founded with very similar characteristics.
The dean of the School of Dentistry, Julián Emilio Velez says that, at the University of the Americas located in Quito, Ecuador, they visited the School of Dentistry, which has a very good infrastructure and a very modern curriculum.
“We want to develop agreements specifically in the area of continuing education. They are very interested in being able to send their students to take some subjects or that their residents can do some kind of short courses, diplomas and internships ” added the Dean of Dentistry.
In the case of the Faculty of Physiotherapy, Dean Veronica Tamayo Montoya assures that the visit is very important because it allows meeting professionals and researchers to work on projects in red. “In the future we hope to have programs in conjunction with the universities that we meet. It is still very beneficial from the administrative side to know organizational structures that somehow allow us to grow, innovate, change and validate what we do "the dean concluded.
In short, the universities visited were the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Universidad de las Américas, Universidad Central del Ecuador, Universidad de Cuenca and lastly Universidad Nacional del Chimborazo. A trip that lasted 5 days and whose main interest was to generate rapprochement processes for exchanges and joint work between the universities and the CES University.