About College of Computer Science Chongqing is one of the largest cities in China, the only government-direct controlled city in the west of China, and has committed a lot of support and investment to promote research and education in information and technology. Chongqing University is the only “985-level” university in Chongqing. (The “985-level”universities are the league of top ones given special supports by the central government.)
College of Computer Science of Chongqing University is one of the earliest established among Chinese universities in computer science. Department of Computer Science of Chongqing University was founded in 1958. In 1978, the graduate program was established. Currently, College of Computer Science includes four departments: Department of Computer Science, Department of Information Technology, Department of Computer Engineering and Department of Fundamental Computing. Great attention is always paid to the education of students and conduct of advanced research. Graduates work in various areas, such as research institutes, universities, international industries, enterprises, etc.
After 50 years of development, College of Computer Science has built a comprehensive education system. The number of enrolled students is around 2200: 160 PhD. students, 881 master-degree students, and 1155 undergraduates. The college has 123 faculty members, of which 65 hold PhD. degrees, including 25 professors and 40 associate professors and senior engineers. Most faculty members conduct active research, publishing results in international conferences and journals. The research areas include (1) Service computing and technology, (2) Pattern recognition and information processing, (3) Information safety and computational intelligence, (4) Software technology and application, (5) System architecture and intelligent distributed computing.
College of Computer Science pays attention to international exchanges and collaborations. It has formed relationship with many international universities, research institutes and leading industries. Many of the teachers and students have been exchanged with these institutes. College of Computer Science is looking for further collaborations in education and research. The college is dedicated to becoming one of the best computer science colleges in Asia.
Current Leaders of College of Computer Science Dean: Professor Edwin Sha Deputy Dean: Professor Wang Qian, Professor He Zhongshi, Professor Fang bin Secretary of the Party Committee: Professor Zhu Qingsheng Deputy Secretary: Associate professor Li Shuangqing
History of college of Computer Science Establishment of computer science (1959) Approval of master’s degree point (1978) Establishment of Computer Science Department and Approval of doctor’s degree point (1986) Establishment of College of Computer Science (1998) First-level Discipline doctorate authorization (2003) Post-doctoral research station (2004) National key discipline (2007) 211 key construction disciplines (2008) 985 innovation platform (2008)
Degrees and Majors of College of Computer Science Post-doctoral research station Computer Science and Technology Doctor First-class Computer Science and Technology Software Engineering Second-class Computer Software and Theory Computer Application Technology Computer System Architecture Master Computer Software and Theory Computer Application Technology Computer System Architecture Master of Engineering Computer Technology Bachelor Computer Science and Technology Network Engineering Information Safety Internet of Things
Construction of College of Computer Science Divisions Person in Charge Departments Department of Computer Science Zhu Zhengyu Department of Computer Engineering Li Xueming Department of Information Technology Yang Jiyun Department of General Computer Science Zengyi Teaching and Experiment Center Huang Ren Research Institutes Key Laboratory of Dependable Service Computing in Cyber Physical Society, Ministry of Education Liu Weining Key Laboratory of Software Theory and Technology, Chongqing Municipality Zhu Qingsheng Institute of Network and Grid Technologies and Applications Wu Kaigui Institute of Intelligent Computation and Information Security Yang Xiaofan Institution of Pattern Recognition and Information Processing Fang bin Training Centers IBM Technology Center Zhou Mingqiang CNGI laboratory complexes Zhong Jiang Hua Wei Network School Li Shuangqing Offices Office of College Shen Weijie Office of Party Committee Zhou Mingqing Office of Graduates Wu Xing Office of Student Affairs Gu Xi Office of Education Affairs Li Jie Teachers’ Union, Teachers’ Congress Shen Weijie Youth League Committee Gu Xi Office of Continuing Education Huang Junlin