The College of Energy and Mechanical Engineering has two undergraduate majors, Energy and Mechanical Engineering, and Mechanical Design, Manufacture and Automation, and one graduate program of first-level discipline Power Engineering and Engineering Thermo-physics. The College’s also achieved one key discipline respectively in Shanghai Municipal and Shanghai Education Committee level, and 3 Shanghai Engineering Research Centers. Besides there is a special training program in the college for engineer talent.
There are 3 departments in the college, namely Energy and Power Engineering, Engineering Thermo-physics, and Mechanical Engineering. Teaching and researching faculty is growing to be increasingly sound, high-leveled and creative, with 14 professors, 17 associate professors and over half of them have doctor’s degree. Some faculty members have been listed into various Talent Projects, such as Shanghai ‘Oriental Scholar’, ‘Shuguang Scholar’, ‘Pujiang Talent Project’, and Ministry of Education ‘New Century Excellent Talent’ and so on. Our college has as well been awarded 4 times for Shanghai Municipal teaching achievements, and had 2 Shanghai Municipal teaching teams.
Our college is well-equipped both in teaching and researching; especially in fields like Energy and Power, and Mechanical Design, our college has developed talent training and research centers with characteristics of electrical power. Meanwhile the college has been actively engaged in academic communications with scholars both at home and abroad, cosponsored and held international academic conferences like the Annual Conference of China Society of Power Engineering, International Conference of Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development. Moreover, international study programs to Canada and Australia organized by the college have provided students with opportunities and easy access to international campus study and life.
In recent years, the college has undertaken various research projects in state and municipal level, including sub topics of National 973 Project, National 863 Project, and NSFC (the Natural Science Foundation of China), signed over 200 research projects and got 7 awards municipally for technological inventions and scientific advancement.
College’s emphasis on students’ comprehensive ability, creativity and practical skills has been rewarded by students’ prominent performance in scientific inventions. Students in our college have achieved prizes in scientific invention competitions like National Competition of Energy Conservation and Emission Reduction, Scientific Invention Cup of National University Students, and so on. Besides, some of them have got Bao Steel Scholarship, or been honored as Shanghai Outstanding Students. Average employment rate of graduates reaches 95% each year.