Established by the Municipality of Shenzhen, the Southern University of Science and Technology is a publicly funded university in the Guangdong Province.
The SUSTech is a university dominated by science and engineering, combining part of characteristic humanities social sciences and management subjects.
The SUSTech cultivates quality talents with perfect personality, solid foundation, excellent ability, international view, social responsibility, innovative spirits and practical ability through the leading talent cultivation system on the basis of credit system, tutor system and college system and taking personalized, small class and international as features of talent cultivation.
The SUSTech has been determined as the experimental school of national higher education comprehensive reform. In April 2012, the Ministry of Education agreed to establish the school and give the school a great mission to explore the modern university system Chinese characteristics and training mode of innovative talents.
The Global Engagement Office (GEO) is responsible for forming and implementing a coherent strategy to promote the University’s international development and global profile.
SUSTech will adopt management mode of collegiate system for undergraduate students and create a wonderful college life for students by taking platforms such as college, Youth League Committee and communities as carriers.
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.
The Arts Center of Southern University of Science and Technology aims to be established as a world-class university art education center, and comprehensively enhance the level of aesthetic education of our university. It is devoted to functioning as an international arts education platform which can present our student and faculty’s great artistic accomplishment. The center gathered a group of outstanding artistic talents who actively participate in our university’s art education. The famous singer, Professor Ms. BI Baoyi, served as the director of the center.
The Arts Center not only offers a wide range of high-quality general courses, but also regularly invites top artists and musicians from all over the world to hold academic lectures, art exhibitions, and short-term boutique art courses or master classes, which further expand our student’s knowledge in arts. At the same time, the center will also invite the some of the world's best singers and performers to hold concerts, in that our teachers and students can closely experience the charm of music.
The Arts Center will also form a first-class university art troupe - Southern University of Science and Technology Art Troupe. The Art Troupe consists of seven groups: the Symphony Orchestra, the Folk Orchestra, the College Chorus, the Dance Group, the Drama Group, the Faculty Choir and the Specialist Group. Each Group is equipped with professional teachers who provide weekly tutoring and rehearsal for the Troupe members. We will provide stage and opportunity for every student to practice their performance in real circumstances, which can help the Troupe members perfecting their professional skills and further stimulate the development of the Art Troupe. We believe the the Arts Center will become a unique and important part of our university.