On March 29, SCUT signed a contract with Guangzhou Zhujiang Yunfeng Investment Co., Ltd. to renew their cooperation for building the second phase of Guangzhou College of South China University of Technology (GCU).
The ceremony was presided by Secretary of CPC SCUT Committee Zhang Xichun, as the contract was signed by SCUT President Wang Yingjun and Yunfeng Investment President Huang Zhenyu at GCU.
Formerly known as “Guangzhou Automobile College”, GCU was established in 2005 and renamed as Guangzhou College in 2011. As an independent college approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education, it is a multidisciplinary institution specialized in engineering while it is also known for its academic strengths in economy, management and liberal arts.
According to statistics announced by the Chinese Universities Alumni Association (CUAA), which is one of China’s leading research agencies on university evaluation and rankings, GCU has been placed in China’s top 20 independent colleges for eight consecutive years. It took the seventh place on CUAA’s latest ranking of 2017, and was named as the best independent college in Guangzhou.
Source from the University News Center
Translated and edited by Xu Peimu