As one of the leading universities directly under the State Ministry of Education China, Tongji has gained a lot of reputation in the field of Resource-Efficient Campus Construction. Solar Decathlon offers a great opportunity to improve Tongji R&D team, and will bring about many benefits to its cross-boarding research capability, therefore, from the strategic point of view, this event will be fully supported by the university.
College of Architecture & Urban Planning (CAUP)
The college, established in 1986, now has 4 departments: Department of Architecture, Department of Urban Planning, Department of Landscape Study and Department of Art Design. The college has established all the four secondary disciplines under the list of the first-class discipline of Architecture, including Architectural Design and Theories, History and Theories of Architecture, Urban Planning and Design, and Building Technology Science, and 2 related secondary disciplines Art Design and Landscape Architecture. With a stress on team spirit, the college has built 19 educational streams led by the Academicians’ Team and Human Settlement Study Team. In addition, the College aims at building further strength in “Eco-City”, “Green Building”, “Heritage Conservation” and “Digital Design” in the coming 3 to 5 years.
College of Civil Engineering (CCE)
The college, one of the best in China, currently consists Dept. of Building Engineering, Dept. of Geotechnical Engineering, Dept. of Bridge Engineering, Dept. of Surveying and Geo-informatics, Dept. of Hydraulic Engineering, Research Institute of Structural Engineering and Disaster Prevention and the State Key Laboratory for Disaster Reduction in Civil Engineering. The college enjoys the fame at home and abroad for its several decades’ outstanding achievements in teaching and researches.
College of Electronics and Information Engineering (CEIE)
The college consists of 5 departments: Control Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Technology, Information and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Science and Technology; including Embedded System and Computer-service Key Lab, Tongji Division of National Research Center for High Performance Computer, CAD Research Center, CIMS Research Center, Grid Technology Research Center, Fundamental Software Center, Modern Electromagnetism Simulation R&D Center, Semiconductor and Information Technology Research Institute, Networking System Research Institute and Information, Security Technology Research Center, Broadband wireless Communication and Multimedia Lab, Microsoft-Tongji Embedded System R&D Center. The college has excellent facilities for scientific research and education. Tongji Division of Research Center of National High Performance Computer, Standard Software Laboratory funded by Ministry of Education and experimental facilities of EDA, DSP, PLC and single-chip computer help a lot in undergraduate education and research activities.
College of Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE)
Established in 1996, the college formerly composed of Dept. of Building Materials and Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering. The discipline of materials science and engineering is one of the first state key disciplines. A large number of sophisticated experimental and research facilities have been introduced to the college. There are key lab with advanced civil engineering materials of Ministry of Education, Shanghai’s key lab for metallic functional material R&D, a building materials lab, a polymer materials lab, and a ceramics lab and a Materials Characterization Center that is supported by State funding programs.
School of Economics and Management (SEM)
The college offers comprehensive programs in economics and management. Empowered with rich resource in internationalization and a perfect service supporting system, SEM bridges the links in the management field and business world in China with those of the world. SEM is committed to cultivating successful leaders and professionals who use profound insights and global vision to facilitate business, social and government organizations. SEM and its alumni undertake over half of the large-scale city-development projects in China.