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About Tongji University

Tongji University is one of the leading universities directly under the State Ministry of Education in China. It offers degree programs both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The university has School of Sciences, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, School of Civil Engineering , Mechanical School, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, School of Material Science and Engineering, School of Electronics and Information Engineering, School of Traffic and Transportation, Medical School, School of Liberal Arts and Law, School of Foreign Languages, School of Economics and Management, School of Software Engineering, school of Ocean and Earth Science. In addition, there are Institute of Further Education, Institute of Higher Technology, Institute of Vocational and Technical Education, Institute of E-Education, Women’s College, Institute of Automobile Marketing and Sino-German Institute which is authorized by Chinese and German governments to run postgraduate courses. There are also six university hospitals located in different campuses.

The university now registers over 50,000 students at all levels from certificate and diploma courses to Bachelors Degrees, Masters, PhD programs and post doctoral attachments. There are over 4200 academic staff for teaching and/or research, among whom there are 6 Members of Chinese Academy of Science, 7 Members of Chinese Academy of Engineering, over 710 professors and 1500 associate professors. The university offers diverse courses in its 82 Bachelors Degrees, 218 Masters, 94 PhD programs and 16 post doctoral mobile stations. As one of the state leading centers for scientific research, the university has 22 state key laboratories and engineering research centers.

 

Useful Information of Campus Life in TONGJI University
Siping Campus

Useful Telephone No.

Office of Students’ Affairs                                                65983932

Academic Administration office                                         65982872

Security Office                                                                    65981441

Food Logistics Management Center                                  65982827

Psychological Counseling Center                                       65983723

All-purpose Campus Card Management Center                65983748

Emergency Call of SIPING Campus                                    65983221

Reporting Loss of All-purpose Campus Card                     65976561   65976562

 

 Internet Access

Free Internet Access in Yuntong Building: wireless access username yt-401

Broadband Service on Campus

-Office location: after entering the main entrance on Siping Rd, turn right; it’s the north side of the North Administration Building

-Expenses: RMB 60 YUAN installation fee, to be installed in two or three weeks, free for the first month, and RMB 45 YUAN per month ever since

-Working hours: from Mon to Fri, 8:00-11:30; 13:30-17:00

 

Life and Entertainment Information

Vehicle Repairing Shop

To the east of the First Canteen (8:00—18:30)

To the north of the Football Yard (8:00–18:30)

To the west of Wenyuan Building and south of the International Exchange Center Building (7:00—19:00)

 

Gymnasium 

Location: South to the Xiyuan Canteen

Opening Hours: 11:30-22:30

A Card for 1 time: RMB 30Yuan; RMB 20Yuan for students; period of validity: one time

A card for ten times: RMB 200 Yuan; RMB 150 Yuan for students; period of validity: one month

A card for twenty times: RMB 350 Yuan; RMB 200 Yuan for students; period of validity: two months

Month card: RMB 380 Yuan; RMB 250 Yuan for students; period of validity: one month

Season card: RMB 700 Yuan; RMB 400 Yuan for students; period of validity: three months

Half-year card: RMB 800 Yuan; RMB 600 Yuan for students; period of validity: six months

Year card: RMB 1200 Yuan; RMB 850 Yuan for students; period of validity: one year

 

Swimming pool:

Location: West to 129 Grand Hall, east to the School of Medicine

Opening Hours: 8:00-21:00 (Specific change of time will be notified by posting)

Price of swimming tickets

Tongji students and faculty: RMB 10 Yuan/hour

Others: RMB 20 Yuan/hour

Preferential Card: RMB 300 Yuan for 20 hours

Swimmers must carry physical examination cards and swimming caps. Student cards should be shown when buying tickets.

 

Table-tennis Stadium

Location: South to the South Teaching Building, east to the university canteen

Opening hours:       15:00-21:00 from Monday to Friday

Monday-Friday 12:15-13:15(free)

Saturday and Sunday 09:00-21:00

Expenses:10 Yuan/hour

 

Tennis Court

Location: East of the artificial turf

Opening hours: 06:00-22:00

Expenses: usually 15 Yuan per hour, 30 Yuan per hour on weekends and evenings

 

Football Stadium

Artificial turf stadium (in front of the second Southwest Student Dormitory Building)

129 Playground beside the 129 Great Hall (Gradually not open)

Basketball Court

Beside the artificial turf

129 Basketball Court

The south campus basketball stadium (in front of the gymnasium)

 

Accommodation

Ganxun House of TONGJI University   RMB 180/person for a shared room of two (do not accept reservations) Tel: 65980858

International Students’ Apartment   Room RMB 140~160/person for a shared room of two(do not accept reservations)  Tel: 65983001

On-campus Café House

De Tong Cafe  The fourth floor of Sino-German College

YA QI Cafe  The first floor of C building in the College of Architecture and Urban Planning 8:00a.m -2:00a.m next day

Clover Cafe  Opposite to the International Students’ Apartment  9:30-22:00