国科大在第四届来华留学生征文暨短视频大赛中获得优秀成绩UCAS Got Excellent Results in the 4th “My Beautiful Encounter with China” Essay/Short-Video Competition for International Students 2020年12月8日下午，由教育部国际合作与交流司主办，教育部留学服务中心承办的第+四届来华留学生征文暨短视频大赛颁奖典礼在线上举行。教育部国际合作与交流司副司长方军、教育部留学服务中心副主任杨凌出席了本次线上颁奖典礼并分别致辞，来自150余所参赛院校的获奖留学生代表以及留管老师200余人、人民日报海外版以及新浪网等新闻媒体记者参加了本次线上颁奖典礼。On the afternoon of December 8, 2020, the Award Ceremony of the 4th “My Beautiful Encounter with China” Essay/Short-Video Competition for International Students, sponsored by the Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges of the Ministry of Education (MOE) and hosted by the Chinese Service Center for Scholarly Exchanges (CSCSE) of MOE, was held online. Fang Jun, Deputy Director General of MOE Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges, and Yang Ling, CSCSE Deputy Director attended the award ceremony and gave speeches online. Award-winning student delegates from more than 150 universities, over 200 teachers in charge of international students’ affairs, and reporters from the media including the overseas edition of People's Daily, Sina and so on also attended the ceremony online. 中国科学院大学荣获本次征文大赛优秀组织奖，来自国际学院、国家纳米中心的巴基斯坦籍留学生阿福（Saud uz Zafar）在曹志红教授的指导下凭作品《美丽的邂逅：我与中国的故事》荣获本次大赛征文优秀奖。他的作品细数了自己从小就与中国结下的缘分，记录了来华留学后的学习、生活情况，并以独特的视角描写了他眼中开放包容的中国“正发展得越来越好”，还“亲眼目睹了中国政府把人民生命安全和身体健康放在第一位而采取的有效抗击”。The University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) won the Award for Excellent Organization, and Saud uz Zafar, a Pakistani international student from UCAS International College, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology won the Award for Excellence in Writing for his essay My Beautiful Encounter with China: My Stories with China under the guidance of Professor Cao Zhihong. He records his predestined tie with China from his childhood in his work, and writes about his study and life in China. With his unique view, he depicts in his work that China “is developing better and better” in an open and inclusive manner. He also witnesses that the Chinese government put people's life and health first and takes effective measures against Covid-19. 本次大赛共收到来自100余所高校及个人投稿的征文作品1100余篇，最终评选出一等奖3名，二等奖5名，三等奖20名，优秀奖32名，以《我与中国的美丽邂逅——我的2020》为书名结集出版。阿福的作品被收入该书系。This competition received more than 1,100 essays submitted by more than 100 universities and individuals, and selected three first-prize winners, five second-prize winners, 20 third-prize winners and 32 excellent-prize winners. The essays are collected together and published under the title of My Beautiful Encounter with China: My 2020, and Saud uz Zafar’s Ah Fu's work is also included in the book. 本次大赛旨在促进不同国家青年一代的人文交流，展示各国来华留学生风采，发掘留学生们感人至深的中国故事，记录不平凡的2020。所有获奖作品将会在人民日报海外版、神州学人及“留学中国study in china”公众号等媒体发布。The competition aims to promote cultural and people-to-people exchanges among young people from different countries, showcase international students’ demeanors, explore their touching stories with China, and record an extraordinary year of 2020. All winning entries will be published on the overseas edition of People's Daily, China Scholars Abroad, and the Wechat official account of Study in China.颁奖典礼在线上举行Online award ceremony国科大获优秀组织奖UCAS won the Award for Excellent Organization.优秀奖Excellent-prize Winners 阿福同学参加线上典礼Saud uz Zafar attended the online ceremony. 曹志红教授作为指导老师，国际学院综合办公室陈锋主任作为获奖单位代表参加了此次颁奖典礼。Professor Cao Zhihong, the instructor of Saud uz Zafar, and Chen Feng, Director of the General Office of UCAS International College attended the ceremony as the delegate of the prize-winning organizations.
Dear international students:The online registration system has gone live. For new students who are currently outside of China and who are now in a middle- or high-risk area of China, you are required to complete online registration on September 2nd — September 7th,2020. (before 17:00, GMT+8) For those who are now in a low-risk area of mainland China, you should come to UCAS Yanqihu Campus for offline registration. 1.The official link for online registration:https://ehall.ucas.ac.cn/site/login/check-login?redirect_url=https%3a%2f%2fehall.ucas.ac.cn%2fv2%2fmatter%2fstart%3fid%3d744 The procedures of online registration, please see the attachment Guide for Online registration More information for new student, please see the attachment Guide for UCAS International graduate freshmen 2. FAQ:① Q: I’m now in a low-risk area of mainland China and I will go to Yanqihu campus for off-line registration, do I need to complete online registration? A: No need.② Q: I don’t have passport and passport number till now, how can I register online? A: Please ask teacher firstname.lastname@example.org for help by email. Remember to write your full name, nationality, scholarship type and other essential information when you send email to teacher.③ Q: I did not receive admission notice of UCAS yet, what should I do?A: Please contact with your host institute about admission notice.④ Q: I entered right user name and password, but I can’t log in the system. What should I do? A: First try again. If it’s still not working, please send email (with your passport number, full name and problem) to email@example.com for help. 2. Guide for Online Registration1. Paste the link below to browser to open online registration system.https://ehall.ucas.ac.cn/site/login/check-login?redirect_url=https%3a%2f%2fehall.ucas.ac.cn%2fv2%2fmatter%2fstart%3fid%3d744 2. Log in to the online registration system, user name is your passport number, password is your passport number plus 2020. For example, if your passport number is A123, user name of the system is A123 and password is A1232020. (Tips: letters of the passport number and password) should be capitalized. 3. Click the “start registration”, then fill in the form and submit documents required (scanned copy of passport first page, admission notice from UCAS, original Bachelor degree certificate, original master degree certificate) in the online registration system.4. After submit successfully, please wait for review. The result will be sent to your email after review. Please note to check email sent by firstname.lastname@example.org.See you soon at UCAS!3. Download Guide for UCAS International Graduate FreshmenGuide for UCAS International graduate freshmen.pdf
2019 Summer School on Frontier and Inter-Disciplinary Sciences for the Overseas Students held successfully in UCAS, BeijingThe 2019 Summer School on Frontier and Interdisciplinary Sciences for the Overseas Students, organized by University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) was successfully accomplished in Beijing. The program was held from July 01 to July 06, 2019 at the premises of beautiful campuses of UCAS in Huairou district and Zhongguancun. In total, around thirty-nine international students from various countries representing numerous institutes of “Chinese Academy of Sciences-CAS”, around several Chinese cities participated. The majority of the participants belonged to graduated Ph.D. and Masters students whereas a very few of them were current students of UCAS.~Group photo after the opening ceremony It was an innovative training program supported by International College of UCAS (IC-UCAS), CAS-TWAS President’s Fellowship Program and International Centre for Theoretical Physics Asia-Pacific (ICTP-AP). The modules of this summer school were focused on Science, technological innovation, and career opportunities for passed out students. UCAS has always been up-to-the-mark promoting the science–education integration and university-institutes integration mode, building an extraordinary scientific – educational integration center with the institutes of CAS. The program was steered by the team of IC-UCAS to make the optimum use of the advantages of scientific-educational resources of CAS, accelerate the internationalization of CAS and UCAS, create an international academic atmosphere and improve the education of international students.~Dr. Chen Feng encouraging students during the opening ceremony[/caption]The agenda of the summer school included:Lectures from famous local and international professors on Interdisciplinary Sciences as well as field experts in technological innovationsLectures from the specialists having successful businesses in China and abroad about the career opportunities in China after Ph.D. graduation.Company visits to deepen the understanding of how giant companies operate and make businesses in China and abroadEncouragement to the students to be the leading part instead of just a participant’s role only. Presentation of the students on their research project or scientific outcomes.Workshop on “IC-UCAS Alumni Network Design”Students who graduated in 2019 or will be graduated by 2020 were highly encouraged to attend this summer school program. The program notice was disclosed in the 3rd-4th quarter of June month.Opening Ceremony and Photo session The opening ceremony was held at “UCAS International Conference Center-Yanqihu campus”. After the opening ceremony, the group photo of participants was organized with the officials of IC-UCAS, distinguished guests and professors.Lecture SeriesThe first lecture was delivered by Prof. Hossein Ganjidoust from Iran entitled as “Invention and Innovation in Environmental Engineering”. He focused on recent technologies to reduce environmental pollution and promote sustainable development. ~Lecture by Prof. Hossein Ganjidoust from IranAnother interesting lecture session was “Catch the Sight of the Black Hole” by Prof. Yuan Feng. He highlighted some interesting facts about the “Black Hole “and shared his insights to the latest photographs of the black hole which came to the reality just a few months ago. He also shed light on the contribution of his research team, along with other Chinese students behind this great success. According to Mr. Yuan Feng, around 16 scientists from China took part in this great venture, out of which, 11 scientists belonged to his institute.~Lecture by Prof. Yuan Feng on “Catch the sight of the Black Hole”Likewise, the next presentation was delivered by Prof. Yu Haifeng. He highlighted the recent research collaboration between China and African countries, especially focusing on Kenya. It was followed by another two interesting speeches. ~Lecture by Yu Haifeng on “Charming Africa”~Pralhad Gupta, during question-answer session with Prof. Yu HaifengAnna Trunina, an international student of the UCAS expressed her thoughts on the topic “Academic entrepreneurship in the world” and Dr. Zhong Cheng delivered his speech on “Technology Commercialization: From the university lab to the products in the market”. His stories were really inspiring and it was such a great experience to learn how to transform your research successes into the realization of a great business.One more lecture on last day was given by Prof. Zhong Yu on “Belt and Road- Industrial alliance introduction and opportunity”. The speaker emphasized the future career opportunities and scholarships under CAS and some specific BRI programs.Visiting BOE and JD (two pioneer high-tech companies) During this summer school, the two high-tech companies BOE and Jingdong (JD.com) were selected for the visit. BOE is known as one of the world’s leading companies producing both LCDs and OLEDs. It was quite exciting to know their recent advancements in the field of OLEDs of promising flexibility and incredible applications. Likewise, JD is a leading pioneer high-tech e-business enterprise in China and the participants were enthralled to observe the operation module of the online business of JD. The recent update on the “online shopping “and its networking information was given to the participants during the visit.~The participants and BOE’s representative during Q&A session~Group photo at the headquarter of JD ~International students while visiting JD’s headquarter in BeijingAlumni Network Inaugural Meeting One of the major goals of this get-together activity was to propose ideas for “Alumni Network Design”. Before the closing ceremony, the five groups were formed and each group was assigned a topic to propose their ideas. The participants after a long brainstorming session with their teammates came with remarkable ideas and suggestions about designing a network system for the alumni of the university. The final presentation was delivered by the team leader of eachThe topics of discussion are as follows:How the executive committee is organized?(Organization structure/KPI (Key Performance Indicators) for executive members)How can the association be known to alumni?What kind of activities can help to maintain an evolutionary alumni association?How can we attract funding (from alumni, donors and charity organizations)? And how can we create value to be more attractive for sponsors?What kind of opportunities and services should the association provide to bring alumni back to the alumni network system?After the discussion session, the final proposal draft on each topic was submitted to the IC-UCAS office for future endeavors and pre-planning.Book Donation Program and Closing Ceremony~Vice President Wu Yueliang meet with company representatives before the ceremony~Dr. Chen Feng formally inaugurating “Book Donation “ceremonyThe book donation and closing ceremony program were held on the last day of the summer school. The renowned book entitled “Xi Jinping” was distributed among a few students. The book was published in different languages such as Chinese, English, French, German, Russian, Japanese, Arabic and Portuguese. Closing remarks were given by the vice-president of the UCAS, Yueliang Wu, the director of Sino-Danish Center (SDC), Zhengyi Hu, and the director of foreign affairs office, Yong Xie.~Zhengyi Hu addressing the session of “Book Donation Ceremony” ~Yu Fuwen (Company Manager, Chongxue Wenhua Co.) of “Xi Jinping” book published~Group photo after the closing ceremony Author: Dr. Mitra Lal Pathak (Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences)Photographer(s): Dr. Mitra Lal Pathak, Xu Jinbiao, Pralhad GuptaEditor: Pralhad Gupta
IC-UCAS students had a football competition with USTB internatioanl students in Yanqihu campus on Dec 9th 2017.