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Zhu Qingshi

Radical university reformer forced to take a step back

The Shenzhen-based educator who was pushing radical reform of the tertiary education system a year ago now admits he has had to adopt a more moderate approach to get his university off the ground.

Tuesday, 13 March, 2012, 12:00am

HK professors quit Shenzhen model campus

When Zhu Qingshi was appointed by the Shenzhen government as the founding president of the South University of Science and Technology of China (SUSTC) two years ago, he looked to Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) for inspiration.

28 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Qualified support for pioneer educator, brickbats for trio

South University of Science and Technology president Zhu Qingshi admitted having only two full-time teaching staff. He also told newspaper Southern Weekly, the university had yet to decide whether to go ahead with student recruitment in the autumn semester.

28 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Who said it?

I oppose my students sitting the national college entrance examination

Zhu Qingshi, president of South University of Science and Technology, who waived the exam requirement for his newly enrolled students. Education authorities have said his students should take the exams

7 Jun 2011 - 12:00am