Tianjin Foreign Studies University has opened its Finnish language and culture institute. In early November the Speaker of the Finnish Parliament, Maria Lohela visited the Tianjin-based university.
Maria Lohela also met with the president of the standing committee of the Tianjin, Xiao Huai Yuan.
Tianjin Foreign Studies University is the second university of China, where Finland can be studied as a major. The first class began this fall with nine students.
Source: Embassy of Finland Beijing