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.
On July 31, Standing Member of Shenzhen Municipal Committee Tian Fu led a delegation to SUSTech. President Chen Shiyi, University Council Chairperson Guo Yurong and University Council Vice Chairperson Li Fengliang accompanied the guests and introduced them SUSTech’s campus construction progress and research developments.
The delegation visited the 3D campus construction model and the Cryo-Electron Microscopy Innovation & Research Center, while praising SUSTech’s research achievements.
The two parties sat down for a meeting, where Li Fengliang further introduced SUSTech to the delegation. Guo Yurong and Chen Shiyi thanked the Shenzhen Municipal Committee for their support, along with the support provided by the Shenzhen Municipal Government. Director of SUSTech Higher Education Research Institute Li Ming, Director of Shenzhen Qianhai Management Bureau (SQMB) Du Peng, and representatives from SQMB and SUSTech offices also attended the meeting.
The two parties also discussed their collaborative projects at the Shenzhen Qianhai Management Bureau. Chen Shiyi hoped to establish good relations with Qianhai and initiate multi-party collaborations. Tian Fu pointed out the similarities between Qianhai and SUSTech, namely their innovative systems and spirits. He believed SUSTech and Qianhai would collaborate more in the future, and also looked forward to more collaborations between SUSTech and the Shenzhen Municipal Government/Committee. Before the end of the meeting, SUSTech and the Shenzhen Municipal Committee reached agreements and laid out plans on upcoming collaborations.
Original Article: Wu Wenlin & Cheng Wenjing
Translation: Fan Yining
Proofreading: Chris Edwards
Photos: Wang Kaiqiang