BEIJING, September 9 (ChinaMil) -- "I have received the postgraduate certificate in military science, and would like to thank the college leaders, teachers and translators. I love Chinese military academy…"
With such international mails full of sincere thanks of the foreign senior officers who graduated from the university delivered to the College of Defense Studies, National Defense University (NDU), Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), China, the Chinese military completed its first awarding of master degree in military science to foreign military officers a few days ago.
61 foreign military students were awarded master degree in military science this time, enhancing the foreign military students' recognition in the Chinese military profession education, according to the leaders of the College of Defense Studies, NDU, PLA, China. It also indicated the foreign-oriented training of the Chinese military has made progresses in international military profession education, which is an important step in the reform on foreign-oriented training.
The general headquarters/departments of the PLA assigned the task of piloting master degree awarding to foreign military students to the College of Defense Studies, NDU, PLA, China, in 2012.
The college followed the provisions of the Chinese military on master degree awarding, and fully drew on the methods and experience from other countries on degree awarding to foreign military students and from Chinese local universities and colleges on degree awarding to overseas students.