Frequently asked questions

General

Hosted by the editors of Times Higher Education, the global authority on university excellence, the Teaching Excellence Summit covers two full days of interviews, debates and discussions, and networking events including a gala dinner, drinks reception, lunches and social events.

As well as groundbreaking research that helps to answer society’s grand challenges, universities have a fundamental mission to teach and share knowledge. They are society’s drivers of intellectual and cultural growth, providing life–changing access to higher education for many. In order to raise higher education teaching standards in China and beyond, this summit will explore the latest innovative methods and best teaching practices from around the globe.

Click here to find out more about the summit.

The summit will be held at Nankai University in China. For more information please click here.

Information on getting to the venue is available here.

The full programme is available here.

Hotel recommentations can be found here.

For the majority of the summit, the dress code is business professional and business casual.
For the gala dinner, cocktail attire is recommended.

Yes, we host summits in various locations around the world. You can find details of all of our summits here and our forums here.

Delegates from some countries may be required to obtain a visa. If your visa application requires a formal invitation letter we can provide signed pdf invitation letters to registered delegates. Please note that if you will require the original hard copy you will responsible for covering the postage fees.

We recommend you complete your visa requirements as early as possible to avoid any potential problems.

For more information about visa applications please click here.

Registration & tickets

Both delegate and corporate tickets include access to all sessions, gala dinner, receptions and networking lunches. Your ticket does not cover the cost of flights or accommodation.

Please register online here. You will receive a confirmation of your registration over email.

There is no need to print your ticket, you will be given a name badge when you arrive at the venue.

If registration is cancelled 30 days or more prior to the first day of the event, the participant will be liable for 50% of the registration fee. If registration is cancelled less than 30 days prior to the start of the event, the participant is liable for 100% of the registration fee Please see our terms and conditions for more information.

You can find your invoice in your ticket confirmation email. You would have received this after your purchase.

We don’t offer one-day or two-day tickets. All tickets are valid for the full duration of the summit.

No, each ticket is valid to be used by one person only for the duration of the summit.

Replacement names are allowed up to seven days before the start of the summit. Please note that all registrations are subject to THE  approval. Please contact summits@timeshighereducation.com if you wish to change the name on your ticket.

For group bookings of three or more, please contact us for a discount code.
A limited number of discounted bursary places are available. Find out more and apply here.

Media and press

If you would like to cover the summit in a media capacity, please contact ​communications@timeshighereducation.com​ for more information.

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