On the morning of June 15, 2021, the third meeting of the Management Committee of the School of General Engineering/International Research Institute for Multidisciplinary Science was held in the Ruxin Conference Center. President Xu Huibin, Vice President Huang Haiyang, Vice President Wang Yunpeng, leaders of relevant ministries and departments and members of the leadership team of the school attended this meeting.
The theme of this meeting was the discussion on the construction plan of the School of General Engineering/International Research Institute for Multidisciplinary Science. Dean Wen Dongsheng expressed his gratitude to all the leaders of schools and relevant departments for their attendance at the meeting. Dean Wen firstly reported the construction plan of the two institutes, introduced the work progress since the merger of the two institutes to the Management Committee, reported the future construction plan in terms of discipline construction, faculty construction, talent cultivation, scientific research innovation and facility construction, and brought the relevant key issues to the management committee for consideration.
President Xu Huibin affirmed the construction plan of the two institutes reported by Dean Wen. The Management Committee recognized the achievements of talent cultivation in the school and suggested that the two institutes could set up Academic Committee and Degree Committee. On the basis of two undergraduate majors, Information Technology will be added to form an integrated development of aerospace, machinery and information as the three pillars; the two institutions should aim to cultivate leading talents with international academic master potential and implement an integrated 4+4 undergraduate and doctoral cultivation program. The Management Committee pointed out the direction and provided useful suggestions for the subsequent construction and development of the two institutes; the school should Increase the introduction of international teachers and provide an internationally competitive salary guarantee system. In the future, the two institutes will further improve the level of internationalized teaching, adopt the teaching methods based on small class project practice and course seminars, continuously innovate the way of internationalized talents cultivation, and build a highland for cultivating basic talents oriented to the frontier.