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Earlier this month, on April 8, the Beijing Language and Culture University announced a new initiative with Academic Partnerships (AP) to "launch of the world's first online International Chinese Teacher Training Program (ICTP)," according to a report by PRNewswire. A new website, BLCUOnline.net, has been set up to promote the programme. At the time of writing, applications are still being accepted.
In an official statement, BLCU President Cui Xiliang said: "BLCU is an international university where students from all over the world study together and diverse cultures exchange with one another."
BLCU's Online Education College Dean Li Wei also added: "The online ICTP, which will now allow BLCU to serve students near and far, is a reflection of the University's commitment to being a truly international institution and promoting collaborations across cultures and borders."