2017-2019 International Master Program in Environmental Science and Engineering Graduation Ceremony
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The 2017-2019 International Master Program in Environmental Science and Engineering Graduation Ceremony held on Friday 5th July 2019. A total of 37 students from Algeria, China, Ethiopia, Guyana, Jordan, Kenya, Laos, Malawi, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, Rwanda, Sierra Leonne, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Venezuela and Zimbabwe received their degrees in theMaster Programme in Environmental Management and Sustainable Development, offered by Tongji and sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce of People’s Republic of China (MOFCOM) for international students

2017-2019 International Master Program in Environmental Science and Engineering graduating class

The ceremony was attended by Mr. Ha Yu, Director of Planning and Bidding Office of Human Resource Development in the Ministry of Commerce of China who expressed his congratulations to students and explained the importance of the bridge which has been created between the participating countries and China through Tongji University and the graduates.  

Congratulatory remarks were also given by Professor Li Fenting, Deputy Executive Dean of UN Environment-Tongji Institute of Environment for Sustainable Development in the College of Environmental Science and Engineering of Tongji University and by Professor Chen Hongbin the representative of the mentors of the graduating class in and an outstanding professor in the College of Environmental Science and Engineering.

2017-2019 Graduating IESD Students receiving certificates

 Ms. Fatima-Ezzahra Bennani from Morocco spoke on behalf of the graduating class. Ms Bennani is an exceptional student that exemplifies the strong work of Tongji University and IESD.  During her tenure at IESD Ms. Bennani has been involved in research on Boukhareb River in Fez, Morocco which address the issues of pollution in the river from domestic and industrial wastewater discharged by the city. She has studied the disciplines of architecture, civil engineering which combined with her most recent accomplishment of a Masters in Environmental Management and Sustainable Development provide her with the optimal stepping stones to propel in her career in a direction that will significantly benefit her and her country positively.  Apart from this Ms. Bennani is a dedicated language student and is fluent in several languages including, Mandarin, French, Arabic, Korean and English. She has made IESD proud and is congratulated sincerely for her success.

 2017-2019 IESD Graduates from Guyana, Venezuela and Kenya (left to right)


IESD and Tongji University wishes all of the students of the 2017-2019 International Master Program in Environmental Science and Engineering graduating class success in their future endeavors and vow to continue building on the partnership they have created during this period.

2017-2019 Graduating IESD Students