About US

Introduction of Higher Education Center

Center for Higher Education Research
Southem University of Science and Technology

Founded in June 2015, the Higher Education Research Center of Southern University of Science and Technology is an independent teaching and research unit of Southern University of Science and Technology, and provides substantive support for the UNESCO Higher Education Innovation Center. In July 2018, the Center for Higher Education, together with the Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, established the College of Humanities and Social Sciences of South University of Science.

1RESEARCH FIELD

The research fields of CHER include innovative talent cultivation model, faculty capacity building, university and high school connection, online education, quality assurance and supervision, systematic study and summary of SUSTech's innovative practical experience. By means of comparative study, CHER focuses on the practice and achievements of the world's first-rank research universities, and generates systematic summary and conclusion on their practical experience from the perspective of school mission, discipline orientation, and development strategy, etc, thus providing SUSTech with decision-making reference.

2SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH INSTITUTION

CHER is targeted at constructing a higher education highland in South China. Serving as SUSTech's teaching and scientific research institution, CHER will offer research support for SUSTech to 'build a world-class university rooted in China'.

3SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION

Higher Education Center has continuously strengthened its cooperation with domestic higher education research institutions, and is committed to building high-end think tanks for higher education in Shenzhen, Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Dawan districts, providing policy advice and decision support for the coordinated development of higher education in Shenzhen and Dawan districts, standard-setting, certification of academic qualifications, capacity-building and quality assurance.

4INTERNATIONA COOPERATION

With its distinct international features, CHER continues to strengthen cooperation with the top higher education research institutes worldwide. Relying on the international platform UNESCO-ICHEI, CHER enhances resources integration and advantages complementation with colleges and universities alongside the Maritime Silk Road, including higher education institutes from Asia-Pacific, Africa, Central and East Asia, West Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe, so as to realize diversity for higher education research and cooperation.

5INTERNATIONA COOPERATION

With its distinct international features, CHER continues to strengthen cooperation with the top higher education research institutes worldwide. Relying on the international platform UNESCO-ICHEI, CHER enhances resources integration and advantages complementation with colleges and universities alongside the Maritime Silk Road, including higher education institutes from Asia-Pacific, Africa, Central and East Asia, West Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe, so as to realize diversity for higher education research and cooperation.

6INTERNATIONA COOPERATION

With its distinct international features, CHER continues to strengthen cooperation with the top higher education research institutes worldwide. Relying on the international platform UNESCO-ICHEI, CHER enhances resources integration and advantages complementation with colleges and universities alongside the Maritime Silk Road, including higher education institutes from Asia-Pacific, Africa, Central and East Asia, West Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe, so as to realize diversity for higher education research and cooperation.