ABOUT
About

Establishing Establishing City University of Shenzhen is an important step towards the building of the city into a modern, internationally recognized, and innovation-oriented city. The goal of the university is to support and promote the development of the local economy in the finance, cultural creative and other growing industries.

The establishment of City University of Shenzhen aligns with both the China's National Medium and Long Term Program for Education Reform and Development (2010-2020), which promotes education reform and supports the establishment of private education institutions. China's thirteenth Five-Year Plan (2016-2020) lays out China's ambition to maintain its medium-high economic growth and  to become an innovation-driven nation encourages the entrepreneurship participation from the masses and the setup and creation of world class universities.


 

Establishing Establishing City University of Shenzhen is an important step towards the building of the city into a modern, internationally recognized, and innovation-oriented city. The goal of the university is to support and promote the development of the local economy in the finance, cultural creative and other growing industries.

The establishment of City University of Shenzhen aligns with both the China's National Medium and Long Term Program for Education Reform and Development (2010-2020), which promotes education reform and supports the establishment of private education institutions. China's thirteenth Five-Year Plan (2016-2020) lays out China's ambition to maintain its medium-high economic growth and  to become an innovation-driven nation encourages the entrepreneurship participation from the masses and the setup and creation of world class universities.




A University 'In the City and Of the City’

City University of Shenzhen will be mainland China's first 'metropolitan' university, established on the concept of being "in the city, and of the city".

From the outset it will be an integral part of the city, working hand in hand with local industry to become an industrial research and development base, ushering in a new period of urban renewal led by scientific research and development.   

The university will be closely integrated with the urban renewal process and located in especially renovated infrastructure in the heart of the city.   

It will be established in Luohu district, Shenzhen and is actively supported by Luohu district government and Shenzhen municipal government.

The city's investment in urban renewal will provide the university with superior teaching and research facilities as well as housing for its faculty members and student population.

The first phase of the university will be housed inside 'KK100', a 100 storey skyscraper and 14th tallest building in the world, the Jingdu hotel and other newly renovated buildings in Shenzhen's Caiwuwei financial district.


Map of Campus in Luohu District



City University of Shenzhen goes along with Shenzhen urban renewal, supporting Shenzhen urban redevelopment, and industrial upgrading and promotes the development of Shenzhen's urban planning and construction. The campus construction will be closely integrated with the urban renewal process and completed the development by stage.

Considering land ownership, area, location and other factors, in the near future (1-3 years),the university will take Kingkey 100, Jingdu Hotel and Caiwuwei surrounding city renewal projects as the headquarters base for the teaching.






Central Campus

In line with the MOE regulations and its campus space vs students ratio requirement, City University of Shenzhen will continue to expand its campus facilities and space when its student population reaches 10,000.

The first phase of the Central Campus construction will be completed in 4-6 years, while the second phase of the full campus will be completed in 7-9 years.








 
LEADER'S SPEECH
LEADER'S SPEECH
  • Chairman of City University of Shenzhen
    Chen Hua
    Higher Education is the Root of a Nation's Prosperity
    Driven by the growing waves of innovation, lots of innovation practice has developed and evolved in emerging elds. Higher education, thus, plays an important role in cultivating and providing talents as they are the most important among all the productivity factors.
  • Initiator of City University of Shenzhen
    Prof. Chen Keshi
    CITY UNIVERSITY OF SHENZHEN OPENS
    A NEW CHAPTER IN BUILDING INTERNATIONAL INNOVATIVE
    City University adopts a new model of “University in the City, City in the University”. In order to facilitate the interaction and study among students, City University of Shenzhen will set up most of its campuses in the congested areas of central urban areas.
RUNNING STRATEGIES AND MODES
RUNNING STRATEGIES AND MODES
  • The establishment of City University of Shenzhen is closely integrated with the city’s urban renewal, providing support for the city’s urban redevelopment and industrial upgrading. The striding development of educational industry will promote the progress of Shenzhen's urban planning and construction.
  • Exceeding the current domestic institutions of higher education in teaching management system of talent introduction, City University of Shenzhen will attract world-class talents with internationalized and innovative schooling strategy. Only with top-ranking and professional faculty, can a university nurture outstanding professionals.
  • City University of Shenzhen, targeted for internationally recognized, and innovation-oriented university, and taking full advantage of policy-related advantages of the Special Economic Zone in playing a leading and exploratory role, will pave the way for the the success of reform and innovation of China's higher education.
  • City University of Shenzhen will give full play to the advantages of government guidance and private capital in school-running mechanism.
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