Entries by Christina Yan Zhang

China Vice Premier Endorsed QS work in Major speech Highlighting 5 Years Plan for Chinese Universities

  On 8th January 2016, during an important speech in the State Council of China, highlighting China’s 13th Five-Year Plan on education(2016-2010) for nearly 3000 Chinese universities, Madam Liu Yandong quoted the latest QS World University Ranking results to demonstrated the international competitiveness of top Chinese universities have already been recognised globally. This makes QS the only […]

Global Salary Trends of Masters Graduates Recruitment

I gave a speech on 15th September 2015 to Graduate Recruiters Network to a group of employers on the latest global salary trends of masters graduates recruitments.  They asked me to summarise key points I said at the meeting. Here it is. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank my amazing QS colleagues especially Benjamin […]

QS invited to speak at Graduate Recruiters Network: Recruiting Masters Graduates in a Global Market

Dr. Christina Yan Zhang, China Director, QS Intelligence Unit is invited to give a speech to a network of top recruiters in the UK on the latest trends of Masters Students Recruitment trends globally. Here are more information. Please do feel free to contact Graduate Recruiters Network directly for more information. Join us for a […]

QS Meet MR. BRIC Jim O’Neill

On 11th March 2015, Dr. Christina Yan Zhang, China Director, QS Intelligence Unit met Jim O’Neill, ex Chairman Goldman Sachs Asset Management, father of the term “BRIC”. They enjoyed an interesting discussion on the QS BRICS University Ranking. About the Conference This is the 3rd year of the annual China Business Conference, oragnised by the […]

QS met OECD Secretary General

On 23th Febuary, Dr. Christina Yan Zhang, China Director, QS Intelligence Unit, was invited to an event where Angel Gurría Secretary-General of OECD was giving a City Lecture hosted by Official Monetary and Financial Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum(OMFIF) The Livery Hall of London, UK. OECD The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) […]

President of The Rockefeller Foundation Spoke at London

The Rockefeller Foundation is a famous philanthropic organization and private foundation, established by John D. Rockefeller (“Senior”), the American business magnate, who co-founded the Standard Oil Company which has a major impact of the oil industry. In addition to the big petroleum industry business Rochefeller started, he is also considered to have defined the structure […]

Application Open for UNESCO Chairs and UNITWIN Networks

QS, as the compiler of one of the world’s top 3 most influential World University Ranking, has a long tradition working closely with global intergovernmental organisations, such as UNESCO. On 16 and 17th May, 2011, UNESCO together with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the World Bank organized the ‘Global Forum on […]

MOOCs: The Global Employer Perception

The Association of Graduate Recruiters(AGR) is an employer-led membership organisation, whose goal is to ensure that all member organisations can recruit and develop the best student talent for their needs and the needs of the UK economy. With a diverse network of over 700 members, they work closely with employers, the education sector, and supplier […]

Employers Global Salary Trends

The Association of Graduate Recruiters(AGR) is an employer-led membership organisation, whose goal is to ensure that all member organisations can recruit and develop the best student talent for their needs and the needs of the UK economy. With a diverse network of over 700 members, they work closely with employers, the education sector, and supplier […]

Shantou University-A Rising Star with Great Potential

Between 24-26th December, Dr. Christina Yan Zhang, China Director of QS Intelligence Unit was invited to visit Shantou University, the only university funded by Sir Li Ka-shing, the richest  person in Asia( based on 2014 Bloomberg Billionaires Index), with a net worth of $31.9 billion. (Sir Li Ka-Shing spoke at the annual graduation ceremony of Shantou University)   Here […]