Wenzhou-Kean University has been dedicated
to the principle of “providing students with different ways of development” by
introducing and referencing educational resources, critical missions and
advanced patterns from prestigious universities in the US. Being well-knit with
Chinese actual conditions and needs in developing regional economy and
cultures, the University strives for excellence in building an international
university with world-class education, which is fundamentally student-oriented,
innovatively inclusive, diversely developmental and characteristically unique.
With comprehensive and sophisticated practices, the University set up its
pedagogical goal that aims to merge Chinese and American teaching methodologies
in practice from a global context, and to cultivate students with global
vision, mastering of international rules and conventions, and innovative
creative and initiative competences. In terms of the strategic plan for
university development, the University identified itself as a teaching
university at the early stage. With the development of high-quality
international cooperation in research, the University will find a balance
between teaching and research in its transformation to become a
research-leading teaching university with world-class education. In terms of
value orientation, the University adheres to the public welfare principle of
Chinese-Foreign cooperation in running as a non-profit organization.
Wenzhou-Kean University employs advanced
ideology and administration system for faculty management from those
prestigious American higher education institutions with sophisticated
appointment system, and attracts and recruits highly talented professionals in
compliance with world-class standards. Concurrently, the University will
develop a scientific evaluation scheme for management of faculty and research,
in order to support all the professional development at campus.
exploration in Chinese-Foreign cooperation in modernized higher education, the
University is dedicated to the development of a unique institution with
inclusive social interactions, autonomy in running, and implementation of
scientific management. The Board of Directors is the highest local policy
making authority, which is composed by both the Chinese and American parties.
The University adopts such a governance structure where the Chancellor shall act
as the executive officer, and serve at the pleasure of the Board of Directors.
With persistence in academic autonomy and faculty-involved administration
strategy, the University will build a precise, solid and effective internal
administrative organization, as well as being with innovation and
University will inherit the excellence from both parental universities. By
complying with the aforementioned principle, Wenzhou-Kean, a world-class
university will be built with first-class campus and facilities, professional
faculty communities, academic research and maintenance services. It will
undergo a complex process to achieve the final goal, but the University will
strike for excellence in being an exceptional model for Sino-US cooperation in
education with efforts from generation to generation.