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.
SUSTech has inked a series of agreements with the government of Taizhou City on January 15, 2018, which marked the first cross-region university-business-government collaboration of SUSTech.
Taizhou City, located in the middle coastal area of Zhejiang Province, is an exemplary area of China for innovation in the field of private economy, which is the most vigorous part and symbolizes the outstanding feature of Taizhou economy.
Chen Yijun, Party secretary of Taizhou, Jiang Bingfeng, deputy mayor of Taizhou, SUSTech University Council Chairperson Guo Yurong and SUSTech President Chen Shiyi attended the signing ceremony, which was presided over by University Council Vice-Chairperson Li Fengliang.
The Taizhou & SUSTech Innovation Center Cooperation Agreement, Taizhou & SUSTech Research Institute Cooperation Agreement and Donation Agreement were signed to cement further collaboration on education and innovation.
Guo Yurong said that the collaboration between the university and government will advance the development of SUSTech and boost the science innovation of Taizhou city.
University Council Chairperson Guo Yurong
Chen Shiyi also emphasized the significance of the university-business-government collaboration. He noted that this cooperation would be beneficial to the resource exchange between Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area and the Yangtze River Delta.
President Chen Shiyi
Chen Yijun hoped it could help Taizhou city introduce high-level talents, work with frontier technology and develop high-quality educational resources, so as to improve innovation and further the industry upgrading program.
Party secretary of Taizhou Chen Yijun
The signing of the agreement is a positive step towards all-round cooperation in various fields with Taizhou City. SUSTech will continue to work with Taizhou government for further implementation of the agreements.
Text: Xia Yingying/Chen Zibing
Proofread by: Jeremy Welburn