University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute
  • JI’s Yu Liming Student Activity Center Unveiled

    Mr.Yu expressed his earnest hope for our students to study hard and revive China’s manufacturing industry which is lagging behind other countries in core technology.
  • Interviews with the JI 2014 Outstanding TA

    The teaching assistant system is a characteristic of the JI. The teaching assistants play an important role in the teaching process. The 2014 Outstanding Teaching Assistant winners are JI students Yanrong Li, Xianglong Wang, Jiesheng Zhang, and Ming Zhong.
  • Prof. Olivier Bauchau Awarded Best Shanghai Foreign Teacher

    As the only foreign teacher representating SJTU, Prof. Olivier Bauchau wins the award as one of Shanghai's Top Ten Teachers for International Education.
  • JI Undergraduate Course Review a Success

    JI is currently undergoing review for ABET accreditation, for which the course review is a requirement. It is also a process for faculty, students, and administration to work together and reach the goal of high-quality engineering education.
  • JI welcomes students for the 2014 Summer Program

    "I chose to study abroad at SJTU to learn about and experience the deep and vibrant culture of a region that is among the world's leaders in engineering and technology."       —Benjamin Richer, University of Michigan
  • The 15th UM-SJTU Joint Institute Board Meeting Successful

    "I am confident in the future of our win-win collaboration. Let's continue to work together and create a new era of Sino-US educational cooperation."          --Sixian Jiang
  • JI Eighth Anniversary Special Report

    Founded in 2006, UM-SJTU Joint Institute has developed tremendously in the past eight years, having won various prestigious awards. The institute has become the “wind vane” of international education reform in China. Looking forward, JI is progressing steadily with full confidence and is striving for bigger accomplishments.
  • New JI Building Breaks Ground on JI’s Eighth Anniversary

    April 12th was the 118th anniversary of SJTU as well as JI’s 8th anniversary. To commemorate this significant day, the cornerstone of the new JI Building was laid on the future site near SJTU’s East Gate.
  • The university as a partner, not a competitor

    "We feel it is important that the Joint Institute is on the SJTU campus. It demonstrates the commitment that both universities have in this venture. It was also important for us to build a partnership with an established institution in China."
  • JI Receives Andrew Heiskell Award, Highest Honor in International Education

    This is the first time a Chinese university wins the award. "An excellent example of a successful, mature, and sustainable partnership," remarked Daniel Obst, deputy vice-president of International Partnerships, IIE.
    • JI’s Yu Liming Student Activity Center Unveiled

      Mr.Yu expressed his earnest hope for our students to study hard and revive China’s manufacturing industry which is lagging behind other countries in core technology.
    • Interviews with the JI 2014 Outstanding TA

      The teaching assistant system is a characteristic of the JI. The teaching assistants play an important role in the teaching process. The 2014 Outstanding Teaching Assistant winners are JI students Yanrong Li, Xianglong Wang, Jiesheng Zhang, and Ming Zhong.
    • Prof. Olivier Bauchau Awarded Best Shanghai Foreign Teacher

      As the only foreign teacher representating SJTU, Prof. Olivier Bauchau wins the award as one of Shanghai's Top Ten Teachers for International Education.
    • JI Undergraduate Course Review a Success

      JI is currently undergoing review for ABET accreditation, for which the course review is a requirement. It is also a process for faculty, students, and administration to work together and reach the goal of high-quality engineering education.
    • JI welcomes students for the 2014 Summer Program

      "I chose to study abroad at SJTU to learn about and experience the deep and vibrant culture of a region that is among the world's leaders in engineering and technology."       —Benjamin Richer, University of Michigan
    • The 15th UM-SJTU Joint Institute Board Meeting Successful

      "I am confident in the future of our win-win collaboration. Let's continue to work together and create a new era of Sino-US educational cooperation."          --Sixian Jiang
    • JI Eighth Anniversary Special Report

      Founded in 2006, UM-SJTU Joint Institute has developed tremendously in the past eight years, having won various prestigious awards. The institute has become the “wind vane” of international education reform in China. Looking forward, JI is progressing steadily with full confidence and is striving for bigger accomplishments.
    • New JI Building Breaks Ground on JI’s Eighth Anniversary

      April 12th was the 118th anniversary of SJTU as well as JI’s 8th anniversary. To commemorate this significant day, the cornerstone of the new JI Building was laid on the future site near SJTU’s East Gate.
    • The university as a partner, not a competitor

      "We feel it is important that the Joint Institute is on the SJTU campus. It demonstrates the commitment that both universities have in this venture. It was also important for us to build a partnership with an established institution in China."
    • JI Receives Andrew Heiskell Award, Highest Honor in International Education

      This is the first time a Chinese university wins the award. "An excellent example of a successful, mature, and sustainable partnership," remarked Daniel Obst, deputy vice-president of International Partnerships, IIE.