The IET signs a new Academic Affiliate in China
Lanzhou Jiaotong University's School of Electrical and Information Engineering (LZJTU) has become an IET Academic Affiliate. Founded in 1958, the third university focused on railway transportation in China, LZJTU ranks as a comprehensive technical institution. As the first established department of the university, the school offers a wide range of courses including communication engineering, electronic science and technology, and electronic and information engineering to nearly 2,600 students.
Nestled in Northwestern China, the school contributes to the local rapid economic growth and social development. This new affiliation with the IET will help the school cooperate and communicate with experts and scholars globally and share its insights. The IET is delighted to welcome the university’s school into the prestigious group of IET Academic Affiliates in China and is keen to promote its cutting edge research.
“The school’s goal is to educate talented scientists and engineers to become open-minded and innovative professionals who will be the foundations of China’s development. We provide a good teaching method, perfect experimental environment and have a rigorous scientific research attitude. I believe the affiliation with the IET will strengthen our endeavours,” says the school’s Dean, Professor Wu Zhongdong.