University to Hire More Professors Next Year
Around forty professors were hired to work and teach at the South University of Science and Technology. The university is also expecting the number of professors to increase to 70 by next year. this will allow the university to create more departments and courses that will be offered to students.
University president Zhu Qingshi said that the university have received applications from interested professors from around the world and is impressed by the calibre of applicants that are interested in working for the university. Right now there are 44 students studying in the university, one student is taught at home while the rest are studying on campus following the schedule.
Zhu said that most of the students studying in the university have strong personalities, independent and confident than other students in other universities, this prompted the university to find new methods in educating the students. Some of the students might disagree on the newer methods but these are rules to be followed and the university will not change their approach.
The second phase of the university is well on its way and is expected to be completed in 2015.