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.
On July 13th 2017, SUSTech successfully completed its undergraduate enrollment campaign which spanned over 22 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions across China. This year marks a significant improvement in terms of quality of the students, enrolling on average the top 2% totalling 1005 new excellent recuits for the next academic year.
The 2017 enrollment campaign started on July 4th, and by July 13th already 34 students from Jiangsu had been admitted. Throughout the whole process, the rest of the 1005 students will also be notified of their admission.
Meanwhile, the Enrollment Office conducted real-time guidance, supervision and decision-making sessions on the admission process and examined the students’ work. The university leaders also conducted on-the-spot visits to inspect the working conditions.
SUSTech 2017 Admission notice
SUSTech is becoming a first choice university for more and more students in China, thanks to a high standard of assessment. This year, there are 91 new students from Guangdong joining the university, accounting for 60% of the province’s top freshmen. Among them, 19 foreign language school graduates, 16 come from secondary schools, 12 from senior secondary schools, 9 from the Shenzhen Experimental High School, and 8 from the Hongling Middle School. This shows that the Shenzhen students and their parents recognize SUSTech’s growing influence and hope to join its ranks, which is a great sign for the university.
In recent years, the number of candidates applying to SUSTech has grown significantly year after year. In 2017 just under 28,000 candidates applied online, an increase of 50% over last year. In particular, it is worth mentioning that the number of applicants from the province’s top high school has doubled.
Overall, 2017 sees new arrivals of students who have excellent foundation knowledge and comprehensive abilities, they have strong academic and innovative ambitions and they were selected because they fit the profile of SUSTech perfectly.
Edited by: Jeremy Welburn