University of California, Irvine Summer Course Program

University of California, Irvine Summer Course Program

Jan 8, 2016 North America

University of California, Irvine Summer Course Program


University of California, Irvine (UCI) was established in 1965, located in Orange County, in Southern California, southeastern 50 miles from Los Angeles. UCI grows the fastest among University of California (UC) system due to great environment for study and surrounding by high tech companies in Orange Country known as “Silicon Valley” in South California. Expect for new beautiful architecture, faculty members have strong professional background. Three UCI professors have been honored with the Nobel Prize. The number of the US National Academy of Sciences members in UCI ranked 22nd among national universities.


For 2015, UCI ranked 50th in Top 500 world university rankings conducted by CWCU of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Academic Ranking of World Universities). For 2016, UCI ranked 39th (engineering 37th) in U.S. News & World Report among national universities.


Application Guide

Study time

From June 25 to – August  31, 2018


January  20, 2018

 Teaching location

University of California, Irvine in the United States

 Teaching units

UC Irvine, Samueli School of Engineering

Applicable major

Engineering (referred):Biomedical, Energy, Telecommunications, Civil, Mechanical, Aerospace, Electrical, Materials, Environmental, Chemical

Science (referred):Physics, Chemistry and Math

 Applicable grade

Higher than sophomores in Engineering or Science (junior students are considered at first)

 Teaching language


 Tuition and fees and living expenses

Program fees: 9000 dollars. The charge includes teachers’ instruction, research program and relevant expenditure, housing expenses and medical insurance during the program, program activities, manage and research courses credits, I-20 or DS-2019 form (for F1 of J1 visa). Visa, food, traveling and other personal expenditure is responsible by the participants.


Good health of mind and body. Be able to accomplish the study goal.

Excellent in study performance, ranking 20% in class or GPA above3.2

Comprehensive quality, good English level (TOEFL 79 or IELTS 6.5)

Consent of parents

Craving for participating in program, independent, responsible and good in communication

Students with research experiences is considered first

 Application materials

1、Fill application form online

2、Send the following application materials to UC Irvine, email address:, cc International Cooperation Department of SUSTC GEO, email address:

1)  Personal statement(1 page)

2)  Official transcript


University of California, Irvine Summer program website (Chinese translation is provided):


Wentworth Institute of Technology visits SUSTech

Wentworth Institute of Technology visits SUSTech

Apr 07, 2019 Latest News

Last week, Vice President and Dean Eric Overstrom of Wentworth Institute of Technology came with a delegation to Southern University of Technology and Science (SUSTech). Vice President and Provost Tang Tao met with the delegation.

The delegation first examined the SUSTech 3D campus planning sand table, where they received a briefing about SUSTech’s plans for the future. They were also taken to the TaiYi supercomputing cluster, and later were taken to the headquarters of DJI Innovations (DJI).

Prof. Tang Tao introduced SUSTech and its development, before moving onto opportunities for cooperation with different colleges and departments with Dean Eric Overstrom. Both sides discussed the implementation of summer projects for their undergraduate students.

During the meeting, the two sides signed a faculty agreement for the summer exchange program. The agreement aims to promote interactive visits and exchange learning between students at both universities, while supporting cooperation in colleges and departments. It also seeks to explore different ways of cultivate students’ innovative and practical abilities.

The exchange will set a precedent for college-level exchange programs and provides more openings for students to improve their innovative thinking and practical abilities.

Wentworth Institute of Technology is a prestigious technical design and engineering university in Boston, Massachusetts. It has implemented elite undergraduate education, with a educational focus on innovation and entrepreneurship within a wider curriculum of practical science. They have trained many notable scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs for the engineering community, who are widely acclaimed in the industry.