Established by the Municipality of Shenzhen, the Southern University of Science and Technology is a publicly funded university in the Guangdong Province.
The SUSTech is a university dominated by science and engineering, combining part of characteristic humanities social sciences and management subjects.
The SUSTech cultivates quality talents with perfect personality, solid foundation, excellent ability, international view, social responsibility, innovative spirits and practical ability through the leading talent cultivation system on the basis of credit system, tutor system and college system and taking personalized, small class and international as features of talent cultivation.
The SUSTech has been determined as the experimental school of national higher education comprehensive reform. In April 2012, the Ministry of Education agreed to establish the school and give the school a great mission to explore the modern university system Chinese characteristics and training mode of innovative talents.
The Global Engagement Office (GEO) is responsible for forming and implementing a coherent strategy to promote the University’s international development and global profile.
SUSTech will adopt management mode of collegiate system for undergraduate students and create a wonderful college life for students by taking platforms such as college, Youth League Committee and communities as carriers.
The undergraduate admission of SUSTech adopts comprehensive evaluation enrollment mode based on national college entrance examination.The graduate admission of SUSTech currently adopts joint training mode.
The SUSTech Education Foundation consists of board of directors, board of supervisors and secretariat. The board of directors is the top of the power structure of the foundation; the board of supervisors is responsible to check finance and accounting information in accordance with law and regulations; secretariat is the standing administrative unit of the foundation, which is responsible to the daily work of the foundation under the leading of leaders in the board of directors.
Changjiang Scholars Program
Co-financed and established in 1998 by the Ministry of Education and the Li Ka Shing Foundation in Hong Kong to enhance the academic status of Chinese institutions of higher education, and prosper institutions of higher education, and it is a significant action implementing the strategy of rejuvenating the country through science and education, attracting and developing outstanding talents and accelerating the construction of young and middle-aged academic leaders team coordinating with the "211 Project". Currently, there are a total of 7 Changjiang Scholars in SUSTC.
|Chen Shiyi||Chair Professor||Department of Mechanic and Aeronautics & Astronautics||1998||Changjiang Scholar|
|Chen Yongshun||Chair Professor||Department of Marine Science and Engineering||2001||Changjiang Scholar|
|Tang Tao||Chair Professor||Department of Mathematics||2004||Changjiang Scholar|
|Xia Zhihong||Chair Professor||Department of Mathematics||2001||Changjiang Scholar|
|Zhang Xumu||Chair Professor||Department of Chemistry||2005||Changjiang Scholar|
|Wu Chuanyue||Chair Professor||Department of Biology||2006||Changjiang Chair Scholar|
|He Jia||Chair Professor||Department of Financial Mathematics and Financial Engineering||2008||Changjiang Chair Scholar|
|Guo Hongwei||Chair Professor||Department of Biology||2006||Changjiang Chair Scholar|
|Yu Dapeng||Chair Professor||Department of Physics|
|Cheng Tao||Chair Professor||School of Medicine|