Sichuan University

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Sichuan University is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education, and a high-level research-oriented comprehensive university with national layout and key construction in Western China. Sichuan University is located in Chengdu, a famous historical and cultural city of China, the "Land of Tianfu". It has three campuses, Wangjiang, West China and Jiang'an, covering an area of 7050 Mu and a building area of 2563,000 square meters. Campus environment is elegant, flourishing flowers and trees, green grass, pleasant scenery, is the ideal garden for learning.

Sichuan University is formed by two mergers of three national key universities, the former Sichuan University, the former Chengdu University of Science and Technology and the former West China Medical University. Sichuan University was originally founded in 1896 by Luchuanlin, governor of Sichuan Province, in accordance with the mission of Guangxu, and was the earliest modern university in southwest China. The former Chengdu University of Science and Technology was the first multidisciplinary engineering university formed during the adjustment of departments in New China. The former West China Medical University originated from 1910 and was organized by the Western Christian Church. Xiehe University in West China, founded by both of them, is one of the earliest Western-style universities in Southwest China and one of the earliest universities in China to train postgraduates. In 1994, the former Sichuan University and the former Chengdu University of Science and Technology were merged into Sichuan United University. In 1998, they were renamed Sichuan University. Party and state leaders such as Jiang Zemin and Li Peng made inscriptions on the merger of the two universities and placed great expectations on it. In 2000, Sichuan University merged with the former West China Medical University to form a new Sichuan University. Comrade Li Lanqing said during his visit to New Sichuan University: "Sichuan University is the earliest university in our reform. It has made a historic contribution to the reform of our universities. It can be said that it is the pioneer in the reform of University system." During the earthquake relief period of the May 12, 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake, Party and state leaders such as Wu Bangguo and Wen Jiabao visited Sichuan University successively. In 2016, Premier Li Keqiang visited the University and encouraged Sichuan University to take the lead in the "double-creation" of the whole country and to create more world-class disciplines.

Cheng Wenweng teaches Sichuan University and gathers talents. Over the past hundred years, the school has brought together historians Gu Jiegang, litterateur Li Jieren, esthetician Zhu Guangqian, physicist Wu Dayou, botanist Fang Wenpei, hygienist Chen Zhiqian and mathematician Ke Zhao. Historically, Wu Yuzhang and Zhang Lan were in charge of school affairs. Zhu De, the founding father of the Republic, Yang Shangkun, the president of the Republic, Guo Moruo, the great literary master, Ba Jin, the people's writer, and Jiang Zhuyun, a generation of heroes, studied in Sichuan University. Among the academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 64 are alumni of Sichuan University.

Sichuan University has a wide range of disciplines, covering 12 disciplines such as arts, science, engineering, medicine, economics, management, law, history, philosophy, agriculture, teaching and art. There are 34 disciplined colleges, graduate schools and overseas education colleges. There are 47 first-level disciplines authorized for doctoral degree, 32 authorized points for professional degree, 131 undergraduate specialties, 37 post-doctoral mobile stations, 46 national key disciplines, 4 national key cultivation disciplines and 45 national key clinical specialties, which are the first batch of national engineering doctoral training units. Schools have entered 17 of the world's top 1% disciplines in ESI, including chemistry, materials science and clinical medicine.

Sichuan University is a gathering of masters and famous teachers. By the end of 2018, there were 5808 full-time teachers in the school. The school has 13 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 5 outstanding professors of Sichuan University, 42 specially appointed professors and 16 lecturers of the Yangtze River Scholars Award Program of the Ministry of Education, 23 leaders of the National "Ten Thousand People Program", 46 winners of the National Natural Science Outstanding Youth Fund, 115 "Four Youth" talents, 973. ” There are 7 chief scientists (9 items); 4 persons in charge of major national scientific and technological projects (4 items); 42 persons in charge of key national R&D projects; 46 persons in charge of major tendering (commissioning) and various special projects of the National Social Science Fund (51 items); 2 persons in charge of the National Innovative Talents Promotion Plan "Young and Middle-aged Leading Talents in Scientific and Technological Innovation" One person and two "innovation teams in key areas".

In the long course of running Sichuan University, it has formed a profound humanistic connotation, a solid foundation for running a school, and the spirit of Sichuan University centered on the motto of "Hainabaichuan, tolerance is great" and the school spirit of "rigorous, diligent, realistic and innovative". In recent years, centering on the goal of establishing a first-class research-oriented comprehensive university, the school has established the concept of "putting people first, advocating academics and pursuing excellence", established a new management operation mechanism of "taking departments as the center of management, teachers as the main body of running schools, and students as the center of education", and put forward a new management operation mechanism of "refinement". The guiding ideology of elite education, quality-oriented, combination of science and education, and interdisciplinary training has established the goal of cultivating "national pillars and social elites with lofty ideals and beliefs, profound humanities, solid professional knowledge, strong innovative consciousness, broad international vision". The school continued to promote the "inquiry-small class" classroom teaching reform, successfully held seven consecutive "International Course Week" and launched the "Dachuan Vision" student overseas visits program. Since 2003, the school has won 31 National Teaching Achievement Awards, 33 National Top Courses, 12 National Top Video Open Courses, 31 Top Resources Sharing Courses and 19 National Top Online Open Courses. Since 2015, the school has won 10 Gold Award in China's "Internet +" College Students' innovation and entrepreneurship competition, and the number of gold prize ranks second in China. The school currently has more than 37,000 full-time undergraduates, 26,000 master and doctoral students, and more than 4200 foreign students and students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan.

Sichuan University has a strong scientific research strength, and its symbolic achievements are constantly emerging. The school has 13 national key laboratories, National Engineering laboratories, national engineering research centers and national joint engineering laboratories, four national international scientific and technological cooperation bases, two national clinical medicine research centers, 16 key laboratories and engineering research centers of the Ministry of Education, and one education center. Ministry Frontier Science Center, 2 Key Laboratories of National Health Commission, 9 National Teaching Bases for Talents Training and Scientific Research and Basic Engineering Courses, 8 National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centers, 19 National Engineering Practice Education Centers, 3 National Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Centers and 1 National Teacher Learning Development Demonstration Center, 1 National Cultural Quality Education Base for College Students, 9 National Practical Education Bases for College Students, 1 National Demonstration Center for Mental Health Education and Psychological Consultation in Colleges and Universities, and 4 Key Research Bases of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Ministry of Education. Since 2005, the school has won 49 National Science and Technology Awards. In 2018, the school's scientific research funds amounted to 2.16 billion yuan. In 2017, the number of domestic scientific and technological papers published ranked fifth in the national universities, and the number of papers included in SCI ranked fifth in the national universities. In the field of Humanities and social sciences, the school has compiled and published such large-scale cultural construction achievements as the Great Chinese Dictionary, the All Song Wen, the History of Chinese Taoism, Confucianism and Tibet.

Sichuan University actively serves the national and regional economic and social development, vigorously promotes innovation and entrepreneurship, and continuously strengthens its ability to serve the society. The National Technology Transfer Center of Sichuan University is one of the first six national technology transfer centers set up by universities in China. It was awarded the first batch of "National Technology Transfer Demonstration Institutions" by the Ministry of Science and Technology in 2008 and became one of the first batch of four universities to be awarded the title of "National Enterprise Intellectual Property Demonstration Unit" in 2009. The National University Science Park of Sichuan University is one of the earliest 15 National University Science Parks approved by the state. In 2012, it was awarded the National Class A (Excellent) University Science Park. In 2016, the school was approved to be one of the first national "double innovation" demonstration bases and the first national demonstration universities to deepen innovation and entrepreneurship education reform. In recent years, the school has established cooperative relations with nearly 30 provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the Central Government), more than 150 prefectures and municipalities at home and abroad, and more than 8,000 enterprises and institutions, and has built more than 200 school-owned enterprises, universities and research platforms. Over the past five years, the school has undertaken more than 13,000 technology development, transfer, service and consulting projects entrusted by enterprises and institutions at home and abroad. A large number of major scientific and technological innovations have become the leading technology in related industries. In 2009, the school was approved to be one of the first 13 "National College Bases for Cadre Education and Training". The school has four budget management hospitals of the National Health Commission. They have played an important role in the rescue and treatment of the casualties from major natural disasters such as the Wenchuan earthquake, the Yushu earthquake in Qinghai Province and the Ya'an Lushan earthquake. They have made important contributions to the development of China's health undertakings and the improvement of people's health level. The China International Emergency Medical Team (Sichuan), led by West China Hospital, has been certified by the World Health Organization (WHO) as the first non-military Type III Emergency Medical Team (Type 3 EMT) in the world. West China Telemedicine Network has become the largest telemedicine education and graded collaborative medical system in China, covering 20 provinces and municipalities, 748 medical institutions, benefiting more than 500 million people.

Sichuan University adheres to the principle of opening to the outside world and constantly promotes international exchanges and cooperation. Its international influence and competitiveness have been significantly enhanced. At present, the school has established exchanges and cooperation with 286 universities and research institutes in 35 countries and regions. With 220 internationally renowned universities in 33 countries and regions such as the United States, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, a comprehensive, multi-level and multi-form joint training system for students has been established. Five Confucius Institutes have been established in cooperation with five universities in Korea, the United States and Belgium. International and overseas research cooperation platforms and centers established with world-class research universities and related institutions are: Jiuzhaigou International Research Center for Ecology and Sustainable Development of Sichuan University, Sino-German Energy Research Center of Sichuan University, Sino-German Water Environment Research Center of Sichuan University, Sino-British Joint Materials Research Institute of Sichuan University, 4. The International Research Center for Multifunctional Polymers and Biomaterials of Sichuan University-Italian National Research Association, the Research Center for Western China of Sichuan University-the Research Center for Chinese Studies of Fei Zhengqing of Harvard University, the European Research Center of Sichuan University and the American Research Center of Sichuan University, etc. The school and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University have jointly established the School of Post-disaster Reconstruction and Management of Sichuan University-Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and the Pittsburgh College of Sichuan University with the University of Pittsburgh in the United States.

Sichuan University Library has 6.9 million copies of paper documents, 311 databases in Chinese and foreign languages, more than 85,000 cultural relics in the Humanities Museum, 870,000 specimens of animals and plants in the Natural Museum, and more than 300,000 volumes of various archives in the Archives and School History Exhibition Museum (including more than 9,000 volumes of precious historical archives). School sports venues are well equipped and equipped. The school also has an analysis and testing center, a modern educational technology center, a national foreign language examination and Training Institute for overseas students, and an adult continuing education institute.

Jinjiang school gate, chord song clang. At present, Sichuan University has established the grand goal of "comprehensively promoting the new great project of Party building and building a new great cause of world-class universities". Looking forward to the future, the school will always shoulder the historical mission and social responsibility of gathering ideas, cultivating the pillar of the country, pioneering academics, promoting the progress of science and technology, and guiding the direction of society, and then compose a brilliant chapter of Chinese modern universities'inheritance and creation, glory and dream intertwined!

(Data as of January 2019)

The motto of Sichuan University is "Haina Baichuan, tolerance is great".

The school motto "Hainabaichuan, tolerance is great" is a general summary of the overall value pursuit of Sichuan University in terms of its development history, school-running characteristics and personnel training, scientific research, social services and international exchanges.

"Hainabaichuan, tolerance is great" first reflects the unity of history and reality of school development. It reflects the history of continuous integration, reform and development of the former Sichuan University, Chengdu University of Science and Technology and West China Medical University, as well as the deep historical origins among them. It also directly reflects the reality of the "three strong merger" of Xinchuan University. Secondly, it embodies the unity of inheritance and innovation. Sichuan University is an important base for the production and dissemination of new ideas and ideas, as well as a demonstration area and radiation source of advanced social culture. The school is rooted in the fertile soil of the Chinese nation's 5000-year civilization, absorbs and digests all the world's excellent cultural heritage with the broad mind of Hainabaichuan, and creates high-level achievements of human civilization in the blending of ancient and modern Chinese and foreign cultures. Thirdly, it embodies the unity of the spirit of science and democracy. Sichuan University has comprehensive disciplines, such as liberal arts, science, engineering, medicine, economics, management, law and art. Various disciplines such as water converge, interact and merge with each other, thus constantly producing frontier disciplines, interdisciplinary disciplines and emerging disciplines, and promoting the rapid development of science and technology. At the same time, "Hainabaichuan, tolerance is great" is also the embodiment of democratic spirit. Universities are a stage for the collision and dialogue of various cultural trends of thought, as well as a sea of convergence of academic ideas of various schools, with hundreds of schools of thought contending and flowers blooming.

"Haina Baichuan, tolerance is big" not only contains a variety of spiritual connotations, but also coincidentally embedded in the word "Chuan Da".