An artist’s impression of the new Greater Bay Area University. Photo: Handout An artist’s impression of the new Greater Bay Area University. Photo: Handout
An artist’s impression of the new Greater Bay Area University. Photo: Handout

China’s ‘MIT of Greater Bay Area’ is a bid to turn southern region into innovation powerhouse

  • A new university is planned to open in Dongguan in 2023, and offer a focus on science and technology to enhance the area as an economic and business hub
  • One unemployed scholar said a new university would push up house prices, creating new hardship for low-paid workers

Topic |   Greater Bay Area
An artist’s impression of the new Greater Bay Area University. Photo: Handout An artist’s impression of the new Greater Bay Area University. Photo: Handout
An artist’s impression of the new Greater Bay Area University. Photo: Handout
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