Alba signed a new exchange agreement with SILC Business School at Shanghai University which employs over 160 faculty and staff and has more than 3,500 students. Co-founded by Shanghai University (SHU) and University of Technology Sydney (UTS) in 1994, SHU-UTS SILC Business School (SILC) was one of the earliest Sino-foreign joint business schools in China and today it is a member of AACSB. Shanghai University is ranked No. 16 in China by 2018 QS Ranking.
Located in the northwestern part of Shanghai, Jiading District is the culture and technology center of Shanghai. Every year, SILC receives more than 380 international students from all over the world, which is about 10% of their total student body, and sends about 270 Chinese students to overseas universities for long- term and short-term study abroad programs.