On 12 July 2018, the hwtk University of Applied Sciences’ vice president, Prof. Mielke (4th from the right), and chancellor, Mr Klinnert (3rd from the right), accompanied by Mr Wu Gang (1st from the right), managing director of the hwtk’s partner office in Beijing, welcomed representatives from the Nanjing Sport Institute (NSI), a medium-sized, highly specialised sports university located in the east of the People’s Republic of China. The delegation was especially interested in certificate courses and cooperation programmes in the field of sports and football management. The possibility of targeted German-language training at the university’s own F+U Academy of Languages was also met with enthusiasm. Talks will continue and a follow-up visit of a German delegation to China is envisaged.