Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine recently launched a course on herbal cuisine.
Closer links between businesses and learning institutions will pave the way for greater progress.
Two international students from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics won a municipal "Wutong Award" on Dec 15.
China's fiscal funds for education in 2016 stood at 3.1 trillion yuan ($480 billion), with an average annual increase of 7.9 percent from 2012.
Some 100 overseas students from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics visited the Imperial Examination Museum in Nanjing, on Dec 9.
Jiangsu province is fueling new ways to attract students from countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative countries.
Jiangsu hosted a Talent Selection Program (TSP) on Dec 18.
Jiangsu and UK signed an agreement to build world class universities on Dec 7, after nine months' preparation.