Shenyang University of Chemical Technology

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Shenyang University of Chemical Technology
沈阳化工大学
SYUCT Logo.jpg
Former names
Shenyang Institute of Chemical Technology
Type Provisional
Established 1952 (1952)
Affiliation China Ministry Of Education
Principal Pang Yu Chun
Academic staff
1100
Students 20,000
Undergraduates 16,000
Postgraduates 4,000
Location Shenyang 沈阳, Liaoning 辽宁, China 中国
Colors Blue and white
Nickname Huagong Daxue, 化大, SUCT
Affiliations Canadian Counsel of Professional Engineers (CCPE)
Website www.syuct.edu.cn [1]

Shenyang University of Chemical Technology (Chinese: 沈阳化工大学; pinyin: Shěnyáng huàgōng dàxué; SUCT) is a university in Shenyang, Liaoning, China under the provincial government. Partially run by the state and mainly by the local government, it is an institute of mainly science with specialization and advantage in the fields of chemical industry, integration in the field of science, engineering, economy, management and arts.

It has become a multi-level teaching system for postgraduates, undergraduates, and the education of Branch Institute (state-owned and society-run), foreign students, adults, and continuous education.


History[edit]

In 1952, Shenyang Chemical Industry Technical School was established. In 1958 it was upgraded to a college and named Shenyang Institute of Chemical Technology. In 1960, the name was changed to Liaoning University of Science and Technology. In 1962, it revered to Shenyang Institute of Chemical Technology. On January 21, 2010, it was renamed Shenyang University of Chemical Technology.

SUCT Library

Achievements[edit]

SUCT insists on centering on teaching. 14 teaching achievements was awarded at provincial level, including 2 stood first, 10 stood second, and 2 stood third at provincial level. Since the 9th Five-year Project, SUCT has undertaken & accomplished over 400 various scientific and research projects from the state, the province (ministry), the city and enterprises; publishing academic articles around 2000.

Department of Chemical Engineering

International Relations[edit]

SUCT has established friendly international cooperation relationship with more than 20 universities and scientific research institutes, including Japan, Britain, Russia, America, etc. SUCT is affiliated with Bedfordshire University (UK) for 3+2 model joint education, for 2+3 model with Ivanovo State University of Chemical Technology (Russia), for 3+1 model with Westscotland University (UK),and the graduates will be given certificate and diploma from both SUCT and foreign universities.

Schools and departments[edit]

SUCT teaches chemical and computer engineering. The university is affiliated with the Canadian Counsel for Professional Engineers (CCPE). SUCT is composed of 12 colleges or departments which includes the

  • College of Chemical Engineering
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Environmental and Biological Engineering
  • Material Sciences & Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Information Engineering
  • Computer Science & Technology
  • Economics Administration
  • Keya College
  • College of Adult Education
  • Department of foreign Language
  • Department of Mathematics & Science
  • Department of Postgraduates
  • Social Science
  • Department of Physical Education

SUCT offers 34 undergraduate courses, 12 authorized disciplines for master's degree, and one in the field of Master in Engineering. SUCT provides higher degree courses to on-job graduate to continue their education for higher degree and has five disciplines for doctorates in affiliation with domestic and overseas universities. SUCT has three major subjects, one major lab at provincial level, as well as 40 kinds of labs.

Staff[edit]

SUCT has 813 professional teachers, including 104 senior teachers, 308 vice-senior teachers. Above 50 are the experts who are awarded the subsidy of the State Council, outstanding provincial-level teachers and provincial or municipal level heads of department.

Enrollment[edit]

Approximately 18,000 students are enrolled at the university. Students come from primarily Liaoning Province, and others come from provinces across China.

International Students[edit]

More than 200 Students from Bangladesh, Ghana, Mauritius, India, Nepal, Nigeria and Pakistan study under the graduate and master programmes of engineering fields and business.

The following majors are studied at SUCT in English:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • International Business and Accounting
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering