ShanghaiTech University

Our People and Culture

The mission of ShanghaiTech is to serve national strategic interests in science and technology, create a supportive ecosystem to develop next generation of scientists, innovators and entrepreneurs and nurture young faculty.

ShanghaiTech adopts a student-centred educational approach to nurture future leading scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs who possess in-depth professional knowledge and soft skills.

Faculty and Students

1433

Undergraduates
1788

Master's and PhD Students
489

Faculty Members
206

Tenured/Tenure Track Professors
4

Nobel Laureates on Faculty
32

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Members
3

Chinese Academy of Engineering Members
9

National Academy of Sciences (USA) Members
6

American Academy of Arts and Sciences Members
3

Royal Society (UK) Fellows
2725

Research papers published in academic journals and conferences
163

Domestic and International Patents

Employee Benefits

ShanghaiTech University will offer competitive compensation packages. Please see more detailed information below.

Reasonable start-up funds, research associates and post-doctoral fellows, laboratory space that meets research needs for PI.

Highly competitive and sustainable package.

Tenured and Tenure-track: On-campus, 80/100/120m2 faculty apartments available at well below market rental price per month.

Postdoctoral: On-campus dormitories subsidised by ShanghaiTech University.
Off-campus apartments subsidised by Shanghai government.

Municipal apartments subsidised by Shanghai government.

Relocation reimbursement; application of Shanghai permanent resident permit; affiliated school priority to ShanghaiTech university.

Community Events

Community Events

With more than 70 clubs and societies, ShanghaiTech’s energetic student and faculty body is actively involved in shaping ShanghaiTech’s campus culture.

ShanghaiTech students and faculty from 21 countries play an important role in ShanghaiTech’s development as a vibrant academic community. There are rich and varied forms of activities, including lectures, concerts, Sports Meet, New Year's Eve party, competitions and exhibitions.