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Founded in 1946, the Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) is a state university in Salvador. As the fifth largest university in the country and the largest in the federal state of Bahia, it is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities in all of Brazil as well as the best university in Bahia. Moreover, in the current university education in Brazil, the Universidade Folha ranking is ranked 15th among 192 state and private universities.

Teaching Building: "Faculdade de Medicina"



The UFBA originally dates back to a Portuguese medical school (Faculdade de Medicina), founded in 1808. In the course of time, other faculties were added, and in 2015, the UFBA counted more than 28,000 students enrolled in 139 courses offered.

Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST)



The Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) is a public, coeducational research university located in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. As a national key university, HUST is directly affiliated to the Ministry of Education of China.








Founded in 1952, today HUST provides advanced education for more than 35,000 undergradutes and 20,000 graduate and professional students

In 2016, US News and World Report ranked HUST 265th in the world and 10th in China.Wu Shulian ranked it 10th and Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked it the 8th-13th in China.Times ranked HUST 401-500th in the world and 8th in China.

DHBW - Mannheim


The DHBW Mannheim is the largest of a total of eight locations under the umbrella of the Baden-W├╝rttemberg University of Cooperative Education and one of the most popular providers of dual study courses in Germany. With more than 6,600 students (2014), 24 undergraduate courses in the faculties of business and technology, and more than 1000 degrees in economics annually, DHBW Mannheim also has the largest number of business graduates nationwide. It is extremely well-connected throughout Germany and cooperates with nearly 2,000 partner companies, the so-called dual partners.



Teaching Building on the DHBW Campus Mannheim


The DHBW Mannheim combines a scientific university study with entrepreneurial practice: Within a cycle of three months the students switch between the university and the training company. The course at DHBW Mannheim is accredited nationally and internationally and includes a practical study program in the fields of business administration, computer science, engineering, media and business informatics.