Recently, 2 MBBS 2017 international students of Shandong University Basic Medical Sciences, ROZANNE JORDAN LAYKEN MOONSAMY, won the title of 2019 Chinese Government Outstanding International Students. For this title, a total of 9 students (5 undergraduate students and 4 postgraduate students) were evaluated.
Both ROZANNE JORDAN and LAYKEN MOONSAMY are self-financed South African undergraduate students of 2017 English-taught Clinical Medicine (MBBS). Throughout their years of studying at Shandong University, they have achieved consistent excellent results. They have each been involved in the publishing of an academic paper. They both love and enjoy Chinese culture and actively participate in various cultural experiences and activities. They actively assist the college in international student management, English translation, proofreading of articles and other work. LAYKEN MOONSAMY has ranked 1st in the grade with an outstanding GPA of 91.78. ROZANNE JORDAN has also participated in a CCTV program recording as a violinist.
In order to select and encourage international students who are known for their friendship, good conduct and outstanding achievements, the Department of International Cooperation and Exchange of the Ministry of Education has launched a selection of “Outstanding International Students in China” as of 2015. This selection is inclusive of universities across China. MBBS students of Basic Medical Sciences have won awards for excellent results and good performance year after year, and we encourage that more students strive to do their best. So far, 14 of our students since 2015 have won this award.