In recent years, SUES School of Art and Design adheres to the concept of Simultaneous Development of Art and Engineering; Integration of Industry and Education, strengthens the leading role of disciplines, guides and trains young teachers, and promotes the development of scientific research and innovation. With the joint efforts of teachers and students, School of Art and Design has made leapfrog development in 2022 and achieved 10 breakthroughs.
Realizing the grand slam of the interdisciplinary projects of designing for the first time
In 2022, the School achieved the grand slam of projects supported by the National Social Science Foundation of China, the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Late-Stage National Social Science Foundation, the Humanities and Social Sciences Foundation of the Ministry of Education, the Shanghai Philosophy and Social Sciences Planning Foundation, and the Shanghai Art Science Planning Foundation.
The design discipline ranking in the top 30% (51st)
In 2022, among the best disciplines in China, School of Art and Design ranked 51st, entering the top 30%. In the professional ranking of Chinese universities in 2022, School of Art and Design has made remarkable achievements in eight undergraduate programs.
Shanghai Industrial Design Center, a municipal scientific research platform established for the first time
The Industrial Design Center of Shanghai University of Engineering Science, which was built under the auspices of School of Art and Design, was successfully recognized by Shanghai Design Innovation Center. Under the background that Shanghai continues to promote the construction of a world-class design capital, the School relies on the discipline platform to actively carry out the construction of the industrial design center.
Approved for the first time by the National Natural Science Foundation of China for Young Scholars
Chen Zhehua, a young scholar of the School, was awarded the National Natural Science Foundation of China 2022 Youth Project for the Study on the Continuation and Revitalization of Shanghai's Modern Non-Protected Private Gardens from a Cascading Perspective.
Approved for the first time as the late-stage project of the National Social Science Foundation
The project Hanging Pavilions-Arcade: Spatial Transmutation, Daily Life and Theoretical Construction, submitted by Associate Professor Wu Wenzhi, was successfully approved as a late-stage project by the National Social Science Foundation in 2022.
The horizontal project (Digital Hydraulic Hoist Design) passing the appraisal of the Ministry of Water Resources for the first time
In August 2022, the new product project of Digital Hydraulic Hoist Design of Changzhou Zhongsheng Hoist Technology Co., Ltd., which was completed by Professor Gao Zhu of School of Art and Design as the main member, passed the new product appraisal organized by the Ministry of Water Resources of China for the first time.
Approved for the first time as a national first-class undergraduate program (Product Design) construction site.
School of Art and Design continues to deepen the reform of education and teaching, promote the leading plan of first-class undergraduate construction, strive to enhance the core connotation of the major, and promote the development of professional characteristics. The product design program has been approved as the construction site of 2021 national first-class undergraduate major.
Winning national foreign expert project for the first time
Professor Ye Xiaoxian of School of Art and Design was approved for the 2022 National Foreign Experts Project. The approval of this project reflects that the School attaches great importance to international cooperation and innovation in science and technology, strengthens the construction of international high-end talents, and will further promote the exchange and cooperation between the School and famous foreign experts.
Obtaining nine national invention patents for the first time
The academic achievements of School of Art and Design also show a steady growth trend year by year. In recent years, the School has paid attention to the cultivation of teachers' scientific research and innovation ability. In 2022, it won nine national invention patents and achieved the best results in history.
Winning the first prize in the Shanghai Municipal Teaching Innovation Competition for the first time
In the second Shanghai University Teachers' Teaching Innovation Competition, the Presentation Techniques by associate professor Luo Man of School of Art and Design won the first prize of the associate professor group.