Suzhou University of Science and Technology is located in Suzhou, a historical and cultural city known as a "paradise on earth." Full-time undergraduate colleges with a multi-disciplinary coordinated development of engineering, arts, culture, and management. In 2017, it became a university jointly established by the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development and Jiangsu Province.
The school has three campuses, namely Shihu, Jiangfeng and Tianping. The main campus, Shihu Campus, is adjacent to the water of Shihu. The campus covers an area of 2300 acres, with a building area of more than 600,000 square meters. The library has 1.831 million books, 33 Chinese and foreign electronic databases, and 3.15 million electronic books. There are more than 18,000 full-time undergraduates and more than 1,600 graduate students. , More than 70 graduate students studying abroad.
The school currently has 6 disciplines selected for the Jiangsu Province University Superior Discipline Construction Project, 4 disciplines selected for the "Thirteenth Five-Year Plan" key disciplines in Jiangsu Province; it has 16 master's degree authorized first-level disciplines and 8 master's degree authorized categories. There are 61 undergraduate majors, including 3 national-level specialty majors, 3 Jiangsu university brand majors; 5 majors have passed higher education professional assessment, and 3 majors have passed engineering education certification.
The school currently has more than 1,700 faculty members and more than 600 teachers with senior professional and technical positions. Among the teachers are academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, academicians of the Third World Academy of Sciences, academicians of the American Academy of Medicine and Bioengineering, and masters of national architectural design. There are three well-recognized national natural science award winners and three national science and technology progress awards. There are 4 second prize winners, 1 leader in the National “Ten Thousand Talents Program”, 2 “Changjiang Scholars” special professors, 1 lecture professor, 4 “Jie Qing” winners, and 1 “You Qing” winner. As well as 18 other national talent projects, there are 267 candidates for various provincial talent projects including the second level of the "333 Project" in the province; 6 members serve as members of the National University Teaching Steering Committee and Evaluation Committee.
In 2007, the school passed the evaluation of the undergraduate teaching level of the Ministry of Education with "Excellent" ranking. There are one national cultural education base for college students, one national science and technology entrepreneurship practice base for college students, and one national off-campus practical education base. He has won 1 first prize and 3 second prizes in the National Teaching Achievement Award, and 20 provincial teaching achievement awards including the Provincial Teaching Achievement Special Award, and the Provincial Postgraduate Training Model Reform Achievement Award. He has won the Golden Music Award (Chorus) Gold Award, the highest award of Chinese music, and the Shanhua Award, the highest award of Chinese folk literature and art. In the past five years, students have won the first prize in the National Challenge Student Extracurricular Academic Scientific and Technological Works Competition, the National University Energy Saving and Emission Reduction Social Practice and Science and Technology Competition Special Award, and the National University Student Mathematical Modeling Competition First Prize at the provincial and ministerial level There are more than 1,900 awards including competitions. Since the establishment of the school, it has trained more than 100,000 undergraduates and 2,500 graduate students for the country. Many graduates have become unit leaders or industry backbones.
The school now includes 19 provincial-level scientific research platforms including the National and Local Joint Engineering Research Center, Jiangsu Province Key Laboratory, and Jiangsu University Philosophy and Social Science Key Research Base. In the past five years, teachers have undertaken a total of 2010 scientific research projects, including major national science and technology projects, national key research and development plan projects, national "973" projects, "863" projects, National Natural Science Foundation (Key) projects, National Social Science Foundation (Key ) National projects including 268 projects; 34 scientific and technological awards at the provincial and ministerial level or above; realized the history of our school's publishing articles in the Nature sub-Journal by the communication unit in the Science sub-issue, the first author Breakthrough; academic papers have been indexed by SCI and other three major searches for nearly 2280 articles and 1168 patents.
The school has successively compiled plans for more than 200 small towns and completed plans for more than 1,000 villages in Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui regions; participated in the formulation of a large number of local environmental protection policies, the preparation of corporate environmental pollution treatment and environmental emergency plans, and cooperated with Jiangsu Province and Suzhou City. 263 Action Plan Participated in local environmental pollution project consultation, completed more than one hundred local service projects such as risk assessment and restoration of polluted sites in Suzhou's "retreat two into three" project; Suzhou Rural Rejuvenation (urban and rural Integrated Reform and Development) Research Institute, Suzhou National Historical and Cultural City Protection Research Institute undertook the completed "Suzhou Rural Revitalization Strategy Implementation Plan (2018-2022)" and "Suzhou National Historical and Cultural City Protection Regulations" have been issued and implemented; The Yangtze River Delta Integrated Development Research Institute co-constructed by the city was approved as a decision-making research base in Jiangsu Province; the Suzhou University Environmental Research Institute was co-founded with Nanhai District of Foshan City, accelerating the pace of technological innovation and achievement transformation, and further improving the school's service to the locality. Ability and level.
The school has established inter-school cooperation and exchange relationships with more than 70 universities and research institutions in more than 20 countries and regions. The school actively serves the national diplomatic strategy. Since 1993, it has hosted foreign aid human resources training courses sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce every year, and has trained more than 1,500 talents in various fields for hundreds of countries in the Asia-Pacific region and Africa. In 2015, it became the first batch of universities in China to undertake foreign aid master degree education programs.
The school has successively won the honors of "Civilized Campus of Jiangsu Province", "Harmonious Campus of Higher Education Institutions of Jiangsu Province", "Jiangsu Province Safe Campus Construction Demonstration College" and "Advanced Collective of Ideological and Political Education Work of Jiangsu Higher Education Institutions". Advanced units, outstanding graduate admissions units in Jiangsu Province, advanced units in graduate employment in Jiangsu Province.
"When the wind and waves break, there will be times when hanging directly on Yunfan to save the sea." For many years, the school has adhered to the service orientation of “based on Jiangsu, the service industry, radiating the whole country and facing the world”. It has taken the responsibility to cultivate high-quality innovative application talents with solid foundations and broad knowledge. , Enhance the strength of running a school, and strive to build the school into a high-level teaching and research university with distinctive characteristics and excellent quality. (September 2019)