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 main duties of SUSTCEF is to accept the donations from the domestic and foreign associations, enterprises, trading companies and individuals, and establish the funding projects depending on the demands of the university and the wishes of the donors.
Carlos J. Tortola Sebastian, Chief Economic and Commercial Counselor at Consulate of Spain in Guangzhou, visited SUSTech on June 5th to discuss collaborative possibilities in academia, science, technology, and entrepreneurship. Mao Qing, Founder of Spanish Company INCEISA S.A., also attended the visit.
The guests were accompanied by President Chen Shiyi, Chief Financial Officer Ye Qin, and representatives from the Research Office, Global Engagement Office, Department of Biology, Department of Ocean Science and Engineering, and the SUSTech-INCEISA Innovative Research Institute. The SUSTech personnel and the guests later had a meeting, hosted by Chen Shiyi.
Chen first acknowledged that Spain’s well-developed educational system, pointing out that it has many top universities and powerful research institutes. He hoped for more collaboration and exchange opportunities between SUSTech and universities in Spain, as well as collaborations between universities and research institutes.
Carlos Tortola introduced his job duties and future projects in China. He said the Economic and Commercial Office at Consulate of Spain in Guangzhou took over educational, scientific and technological affairs in 2014 and planned to build a Spanish Technology Center in Shenzhen. He also looked forward to long-term and in-depth collaborations with SUSTech in education and research.
Original Chinese Article by SUSTEF and SUSTech-INCEISA Innovative Research Institute
English Translation by Fan Yining
Proofreading by Chris Edwards