Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a public university founded in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone of China.
SUSTech offers an unparalleled learning and research experience at the scientific and technological frontiers.
SUSTech offers unprecedented opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to work alongside the faculty to explore and tackle both fundamental and practical problems.
The Global Engagement Office (GEO) is responsible for forming and implementing a coherent strategy to promote the University’s international development and global profile.
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 the afternoon of November 16 2017, Wan Gang, vice chairman of the CPPCC National Committee and Minister of Science and Technology arrived at SUSTech for a visit focusing on study and guidance.
Wang Weizhong, Party Secretary of the Guangdong Provincial Party Committee, Ba Yu, Deputy Secretary-General of the CPPCC Guangdong Provincial Committee, Hede Fang, Director of Policy for the Regulation and Supervision Division of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Xu Yuan, Director of the Chuangfa Division, Wu Yuanbin, Director of CSD, Wang Ruijun, Director of the Provincial Department of Science and Technology and Shenzhen Municipal Committee and Municipal Secretary-General Guo Yonghang accompanied Mr Wan for the visit. The seminar was presided over by the SUSTech University Council Chairperson Guo Yurong.
Visiting the campus model table
Visiting the micro-nano processing platform
Visit to the Pico Center
Visit to the Unmanned Systems and IntelliSense Labs
Visiting the third generation gene sequencer display
The tour started at the campus model table where Wan heard about the future developments in plan. The group were then introduced to various high-tech facilities inclucing the micro-nano processing platform and the recently unveiled Pico Center. Wan used the opportunity to give his full support to the considerable achievements made by SUSTech and said he hoped that the school will continue to strengthen basic research and students' innovation and entrepreneurship training.
On the site of the meeting
Wan Gang’s speech
Guo Yurong presided over the meeting
Chen Shiyi gave a presentation on the development of the university
During the meeting, SUSTech President Chen Shiyi presented the mission and objectives of the university, the governing system and operation mechanism, the three-step strategic plan, as well as discipline construction, faculty, personnel training, scientific research, international cooperation and the building of a high-level science and engineering university to the guests.
Wan then took over to say that in the last few years, SUSTech has managed to bring together a group of leaders, staff and students with values, experience and ideas. He then went on to underline the importance of the region, and consequently of the university in the development of the Bay Area with Hong Kong and Macao, and said he hoped SUSTech would become a platform for advancing science and technology.
Text: Yu Yin
Image: Wang Kaiqiang
Translated by: Jeremy Welburn