Jiangnan University Eligible Degree: B.S. Food Science and Technology

Location: Wuxi, Jiangsu Province 214122, P. R. China

Website: http://foodsci.jiangnan.edu.cn

Contact: foodsci@jiangnan.edu.cn


Program Description

Of Food Science and Technology, Jiangnan University created in similar disciplines in China first, the basis of the best, most extensive coverage of the food industry now has the only state-level key disciplines (Food Science and Engineering), the only (State Key Laboratory of Food Science and State Key Laboratory), with national characteristics of professional, professional brand of Jiangsu Province (Food Science and Engineering), is one of the most famous universities in the field of food science and technology in China. The College currently has a total of doctoral eight, nine master's degree, undergraduate three. In 2009 the Ministry of Education at the national level disciplinary assessment, food science and engineering disciplines ranked first in the country. In 2011, food science and engineering undergraduate majors passed the IFT International Food, professional certification, marking the food, Jiangnan University personnel training has reached the international advanced level.

College students in the existing more than 2100 people, including more than 200 doctoral students, more than 500 graduate students and more than 1,400 undergraduate students. Construction materials and curriculum with international standards, the implementation of the tutorial system, the establishment of an open laboratory, set up after-school research projects, and effectively support the goal of research engineering innovation personnel training. 2001, 2005, 2009 for three consecutive years won the national teaching achievement prize. Extracurricular scientific and technological works at the National University "Challenge Cup" contest, Business Plan Competition, the National Mathematical Contest in Modeling, many students have won awards in 2011 for the 12th "Challenge Cup" National Undergraduate Scientific and Technological Works Competition first prize, reflecting the higher overall quality and technological innovation capacity. Academic excellence will be recommended exemption master's degree, with an average annual 30% of students admitted to Tsinghua University, Peking University, Fudan University, Jiaotong University, Zhejiang University and other schools, including graduate students.

The college has 121 full-time teachers, national Thousand Talents Program candidates, "Cheung Kong Scholar" Professor 3, 47 professors, 41 doctoral tutor, 71 associate professors; than 70% of full-time teachers with a doctorate, 60 % of the teachers have studied in a foreign country more than one year, or studying for a degree, the Ministry of Education Changjiang Scholars and Innovative Research Team plans to support the unit. Discipline Echelon has twice been named the Jiangsu Province outstanding academic echelon. In the past five years, the School of National Science and Technology Progress Award 6, more than 100 national research projects, vertical and horizontal project funds more than 300 million yuan.

The college has a good social reputation, awarded annually the social scholarship established by the enterprise more than 40 million. College has nearly 20 countries and regions including the United States, Japan, France, Canada, Denmark, more than 30 colleges and universities and research institutions to establish a long-term stable cooperation and exchange relations, hired more than 20 foreign honorary visiting professor to the school on a regular basis lectures. With the University of California, Davis, University of Maryland, University of Missouri, University of Reading, UK and Canada Newfoundland Memorial University signed an agreement to co-culture, and the creation of the International Class, "2 +2", "3 +1" undergraduate joint training mode and the "3 +2" Ben, Pegatron training mode. Each year a group of undergraduates, graduate students for international exchange opportunities to go abroad for graduate research, study or study tour.

The College has more than 100 well-known food companies to join the Board of Directors for undergraduate teaching, research, student internships, job creation in a good condition. Graduates in short supply, job supply and demand ratio of more than 1:4. College and Kraft, Pepsi, Procter & Gamble, Danone, National Starch, Nestle, Cargill, COFCO, the benefits of Kerry more than 200 domestic and foreign well-known enterprises to establish a regular food supply and demand of graduates collaborative relationship.

"Diligence, innovation, first, win-win" spirit will inspire all the teachers and students of the Institute of Food keep making progress, and create a better future.