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 March 31st, 2018, the Shenzhen Research Institute for Third-Generation Semiconductors was officially launched with the support of the Shenzhen Municipal Government. The Institute was co-hosted by China Advanced Semiconductor Industry Innovation Alliance and SUSTech.
The former China’s Vice Minister of Science and Technology, the director of China Advanced Semiconductor Industry Innovation Alliance Committee, and the director-general of Shenzhen Research Institute for Third-Generation Semiconductor Cao Jianlin, the Member of Guangdong Provincial Party Committee and the Secretary of Shenzhen Municipal Party Committee Wang Weizhong, the Mayor of Shenzhen Chen Rugui, the Executive Deputy Director of China Advanced Semiconductor Industry Innovation Alliance Consultative Committee Zhao Yuhai, the Deputy Director of Department of High-tech Development and Industrialization Cao Guoying, and Director Wang Ruijun from Guangdong Province’s Department of Science and Technology, SUSTech’s President Chen Shiyi and other experts and attended the ceremony.
At the meeting, CASA Director-General Wu Ling introduced the basic situation of the research institute. Later, Cao Jianlin, Wang Weizhong, Chen Rugui, Cao Guoying, and Chen Shiyi announced that Shenzhen Research Institute for Third-Generation Semiconductor was launched.
Aiming to establish a world-leading technology for the country, depending on the resources of CASA, the research institute shall meet China’s strategic demand for third generation semiconductor in 2030. The aim is to establish an open, international, and comprehensive innovation system for the third-generation semiconductor materials. Achieving such an innovation system shall be done through resource integration and complementary advantages. Through these methods, the entire industry chain of China’s third-generation semiconductor materials can be promoted to become the global leader.
On the same day, Shenzhen Pengcheng Laboratory Launching Ceremony was held at Shenzhen, which was hosted by Shenzhen Cyberspace Laboratory. SUSTech’s President Chen Shiyi attended the ceremony as the council member.
Text Tong Xiaojin/Chris Edwards