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.
From December 7 to December 8, 2017, SUSTech President Chen Shiyi was invited to visit King's College London. Ed Byrne, President and Principal of King's College London, Sir Robert Lechler, Senior Vice President/Provost (Health), and Reza Razavi, Vice President & Vice-Principal (Research), met with President Chen. Lu Chun, SUSTech Associate Vice President (International Affairs), Hou Shengtao, Director of Global Engagement Office, and Zhang Jian, Director of Medical School Planning Office, accompanied President Chen in the visit.
Chen Shiyi presents the University Emblem to Ed Byrne
President Ed Byrne extended a warm welcome to President Chen and his delegation. He said that King's College London has a long history with fine academic tradition and rich cultural background. Despite its short history, SUSTech has been fast developing and made remarkable achievements over the past few years and it is hoped that the cooperation between the two universities will bring new ideas, new opportunities, and new prospects for the future of both sides.
President Chen thanked President Ed Byrne for his hospitality. He pointed out that as a young university, SUSTech is eager to learn from the top-tier universities in the world and pave the way for the bright future of her own.
President Chen on behalf of SUSTech formally invited President Ed Byrne to serve as a member of the SUSTech International Advisory Council (IAC), which was gladly accepted by President Ed Byrne.
On the morning of the 7th, President Chen and President Ed Byrne signed an important cooperation agreement on behalf of the two universities. According to the agreement, both sides will establish extensive and in-depth cooperation and exchanges in education and scientific research.
Chen and Ed Byrne signed an important cooperation agreement
During the visit, the delegation also visited King's College London Experimental Medicine Hub, Dental Institute, and the cutting-edge biomedical research center the Francis Crick Institute. There they had exchanges with relevant researchers.
Delegation and researchers communicate
The delegation visited Francis Crick Institute, a leading biomedical research center in the United Kingdom