Suzhou University of Science and Technology was formed by the merger of the former Suzhou Urban Construction Environmental Protection College and the former Suzhou Railway Teachers College. Excellent college. 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: Shihu, Jiangfeng, and Tianping. The main campus, Shihu Campus, is adjacent to Shihushui and sits on the top of the mountain, with a beautiful environment and beautiful scenery. The campus covers an area of 2,300 acres and has nearly 18,000 full-time undergraduate students , more than 2,900 graduate students, and more than 100 international postgraduate students .
The school has 17 first-level disciplines authorized for master's degrees and 14 categories of professional master's degrees. 2 disciplines were rated B in the fourth round of national discipline evaluation, and the "engineering" discipline ranked among the top 1% of ESI ; 6 disciplines were selected as provincial advantageous discipline construction projects, and 4 disciplines were selected as "13th Five-Year" provincial key disciplines. Among the 64 undergraduate majors, 13 majors have been selected as national first-class undergraduate major construction sites; 13 majors have been selected into the Jiangsu University Brand Professional Construction Project; 6 majors have passed the professional evaluation of higher education and the professional certification of engineering education.
The school currently has more than 1,300 full-time teachers and more than 600 teachers with senior professional and technical positions . There are a number of famous teachers such as academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Engineering, European Academy of Sciences, and national architectural design masters; more than 50 national-level talent projects such as national "Outstanding Youth" winners and "Changjiang Scholars" distinguished professors ; Provincial " 333 " More than 360 provincial-level talent projects including the second level of "Project" have been selected ; 10 provincial-level teaching, scientific research and innovation teams including the provincial "mass entrepreneurship and innovation team" have been selected .
The school has won 1 first prize and 3 second prizes of the National Teaching Achievement Award , and has won more than 40 provincial teaching achievement awards including the Provincial Teaching Achievement Special Award and the Provincial Postgraduate Training Model Reform Achievement First Prize . He won the "Golden Bell Award" (chorus), the highest award for Chinese music, and the "Shanhua Award", the highest award for Chinese folk literature and art. Existing national cultural quality of university education base, state-level scientific and technological entrepreneurship training base for college students, national education base of each school practice 1 Ge, innovation and entrepreneurship students practice education center in Jiangsu Province 1. In the past five years, students have won silver and bronze medals in the China "Internet + " College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, the National Competition Grand Prize in the China Intelligent Manufacturing Challenge, and the National University Student Energy Saving and Emission Reduction Social Practice and Science and Technology Competition Grand Prize at the provincial and ministerial level or above. More than 3,500 academic competitions and other awards . Since its establishment, the school has trained nearly as countries 20 to 300,000 graduates.
The school currently has 21 scientific research platforms above the provincial level, including the National and Local Joint Engineering Research Center, the Jiangsu Provincial Key Laboratory, and the Jiangsu Provincial University Philosophy and Social Sciences Key Research Base . In the past five years, it has undertaken more than 2,000 scientific research projects , including major national science and technology projects, national key R&D projects, national " 973 " projects, " 863 " projects, National Natural Science Foundation (key) projects, and National Social Science Foundation (key projects). ) project and other more than 260 national-level projects ; more than 40 scientific and technological awards above the provincial and ministerial level ; more than 3,200 academic papers have been indexed by SCI and other three major retrievals , and more than 1,200 patents.
The school has successively compiled more than 200 small town plans and completed more than 1,000 rural plans in Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui . Participated in the formulation of a large number of local environmental protection policies, the preparation of corporate environmental pollution control and environmental emergency plans , cooperated with the provincial and municipal 263 action plans, participated in the completion of more than 100 projects such as risk assessment and restoration of local polluted sites, and cooperated with Foshan Nanhai District. Established the Environmental Research Institute of Suzhou University of Science and Technology. Suzhou Rural Revitalization Research Institute drafted and completed my country's first agricultural and rural modernization evaluation and assessment system. The Suzhou National Historical and Cultural City Protection Research Institute has created the country's first "Rural Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center". Urban Development Think Tank is the source think tank of China Think Tank Index ( CTTI ).
The school has successively established inter-school cooperative relations with nearly 80 universities and research institutions in more than 20 countries and regions . Since 1993 , it has hosted foreign aid human resources training courses sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce every year, providing training and training for more than 2,000 officials and technicians in the fields of environmental protection, energy and logistics from more than 120 countries along the "Belt and Road" and developing countries. Academic education. In 2015 , the school became the first batch of universities in the country to undertake foreign aid master's degree education programs. 3 high-level demonstration construction projects of Sino-foreign cooperation in running schools in provincial universities were approved, and 1 key project was approved for the first batch of international talent training brand majors in the province during the 14th Five-Year Plan. One key platform construction project for the introduction of overseas high-level talents in colleges and universities was approved.
The school has successively won honors such as "Jiangsu Civilized Campus", "Jiangsu Province Harmonious Campus of Colleges and Universities", "Jiangsu Province Safe Campus Construction Demonstration College", "Jiangsu Province College Ideological and Political Education Advanced Group" and other honors, and has been rated as the national college student social practice for many times. Advanced Unit, Excellent Graduate Enrollment Unit in Jiangsu Province, Advanced Unit for Graduate Employment in Jiangsu Province.
At present, the school is guided by Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, and is committed to cultivating high-quality innovative and applied talents with a solid foundation and broad knowledge. School-running strength, and strive to build the school into a high-level teaching and research university with distinctive characteristics and excellent quality.