Universities Australia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Foundation for Australian Studies in China to provide three years' funding at $155,000 per annum to support to the establishment of the Chair of Australian Studies in China and the Australian Studies program in China. The role of the Chair is to raise the profile and understanding of Australia in China and to enhance and strengthen education links between Australia and China. Visit the Foundation for Australia Studies in China website for more details.