strengthen left offer international experiences was the reason for the visit Sandra Shaddick† consul by Canada, to the Technologico de Monterrey Monterey campus.
The purpose of the visit was to raise awareness of the initiatives by internationalization and educational innovation of the Tech to try to amplify the alliances between the institution and that country.
During the visit Nov 26 from 2021 also along Eric WalshCEO of North America Strategy at Global Affairs Canada; Yes Karen Serdencommissioner of trade of the education sector of the consulate.
Canadian delegation learns about international initiatives and programs of the Tec
The visit was led by Jose Manuel PaezVice Chancellor of internationalization of the Tec that some of the projects Yes performance of the Monterrey Tech.
“I am very excited to be able to share the initiatives Yes performance of the Vice President Internationalization with the Consulate General of Canada in Monterrey. said Paez.
“I’m sure we will continue strengthening us clutch by the offer of international experiences and the initiatives by internationalization† he added.
Likewise, the Canadian Consul in Monterrey assured that the… relation between your country and the Tec de Monterrey is getting stronger and try to carry on cooperative in different projectsspecial in international programs†
“We have alot Mexican students going to Canada Yes Canadian students coming here†
“It is important For us Nations and our bilateral relations† At the Canadian Consulate General, we are working to make this growing relationship† It’s great and I hope it gets even better.”Shaddick mentioned.
“It is important for our countries and our bilateral relations.” Sandra Shaddick, Canadian Consul in Monterrey
A tour was also held where projects from educational innovation as the Tec virtual campusa simulated campus in a manner of virtual in which students can enter with a avatar and participate in activities.
projects by Virtual realitylessons with hologram teachersinitiatives by urban Development What DistrictTec and spaces like the newly opened Wellness center Yes Central Park were part of the Canadian delegation’s visit.
“It’s amazing how the Tech uses the technology to go disappearing borders† 10 or 20 years ago, when I was in college, I couldn’t even imagine (these developments), they still didn’t exist.
“I am very impressed† we had one great visit†claimed Sandra Shaddick†
Student mobility figures between Tec and Canada
During the visit, some of the figures of the programs by international mobility among Tech Yes Canada†
From 2016 to 2021, 2 thousand 835 students they had lived international experiences derived from the alliance of Tech Yes Canada†
In that period more than 2 thousand 353 students by professional have studied somewhere temporary academic program in Canada, while 446 Canadian students temporarily studied at the Monterey Tech†
the University of British Columbia† McGill University† University of Laval Yes Vancouver Film School These are some of the Canadian universities that receive the most Tec students.
On the other hand the HEC Montreal† The University of British Columbia Yes University of Laval are the institutions of which the majority of Canadian students arriving at the Tec de Monterrey.
“The collaboration (between the Tec and Canada) is very powerful† Real We value our relationship with the Tec†said Shaddick.