Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


Undergraduates at Duke Kunshan have almost two years to explore a broad range of interdisciplinary courses before they declare a major, providing them the time and space to discover new passions and re-evaluate or reinforce their academic focus.

Commencement 2020: Keynote speaker Feng Ge urges graduates to use their knowledge ‘wisely and proactively’ while Chancellor Youmei Feng hails friends and family for their unwavering support in challenging times.

As part of a global study, Kathinka Fürst, associate director of the Duke Kunshan Environmental Research Center, is conducting in-depth analysis on Chinese policy instruments targeting plastic production, utilization and recycling.

Founding vice chancellor of NYU-Abu Dhabi and former president of Swarthmore College will take up his new role at Duke Kunshan on July 1, succeeding Denis Simon, who has served as EVC since 2015.

Professors at DKU and Duke aren’t waiting until next semester to teach about the ongoing pandemic – they have rapidly rearranged their teaching plans to incorporate the world’s response to Covid-19.