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Tongji University

Founded in 1907, Tongji University is a comprehensive and national key university under direct administration of the Ministry of Education in China, and is one of China’s higher-profile universities listed on national key educational construction programs of “Project 211” and “Project 985”. It is among the first universities to establish graduate schools as approved by the State Council. Over a century, Tongji University has always attached importance to coordinated development of major university functions, namely, talent cultivation, scientific research, social services, international exchange and cultural heritage and innovation.

Tongji University covers 10 categories of academic discipline, namely engineering, science, management, medicine, economics, literature, law, philosophy, arts, and pedagogy.

Adhering to the guiding principle of “consolidating of the foundation of the university through prioritizing on undergraduate education, and strengthening the university through graduate education”, the University has always seen the education of outstanding talents with innovative minds as its lofty mission and obligation, and has established its characteristic education model incorporating knowledge, capability and personality, commonly known as the KAP model. In the coordinated development of talent cultivation, scientific research, social services, international exchange and cultural inheritance, intensified efforts have been made to serve society.