• Education

    China’s Special Education Zones (SEdZs)

    The relocation of the University of Macau to Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, presents a unique frontier of the internationalisation of China’s higher education sectors. Here we look at the ongoing education-related changes in two Special Economic Zones, Shenzhen and Zhuhai. Such is the ongoing and expanding scale of university experimentation in these zones, they may better and relevantly be known as SEdZs – Special Education Zones. Special Economic Zones  In August 1980 two cities in China’s southern Guangdong province, Shenzhen and Zhuhai, were designated by China’s National People’s Congress Standing Committee as “The Economic Zone Ordinance in Guangdong Province” respectively.  From foreign investment to financial and legal reforms, alongside three others, these…