College of Mathematics and Information Science
College of Mathematics and Information Science of the Wenzhou University offers bachelor’s degree in three majors: Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, Information and Computing Science and Applied Statistics, and delivers three master’s degrees: Applied Mathematics, Curriculum and Teaching Theories (Mathematics), Education in Mathematics. The college consists of three departments: Applied Mathematics, Information and Computing Science, and Statistics, and has established six research institutes: Intelligent Systems and Decision Making, Computing Science, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Culture and Mathematics Education, Applied Statistics and Financial Econometrics, Pure Mathematics. In addition, it is equipped with the Key Laboratory of Big Visual Data Intelligent Computing and Application of Wenzhou, Systems and Control Research Laboratory, Undergraduate Teaching Experiment Center and State Seismological Bureau satellite tri - band beacon Wenzhou workstation. Based on the Key Laboratory of Big Visual Data Intelligent Computing and Application, the college has gathered experts and scholars at home and abroad, which promoted the establishment of Network Economic Research Institute contributing to the city network economic development.
Applied Mathematics is the “Key Discipline of Zhejiang Province”, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics is the “Key Major of Zhejiang Province” and Information and Computing Science is the “Brand Major of the Wenzhou University”.
The college consists of 59 staff, 49 of which are full-time faculty members with high level education background. Among them, 12 full professors, 23 associate professors, 30 postgraduate supervisor and 36 Ph.D. holders. The teaching and research group includes 1 Distinguished Professor with the title of “Changjiang Scholar”, 1 professor of “Zhejiang Thousand Talents Project”, 6 candidates of" Zhejiang 151 Talents Project" (1 key talent), 4 candidates of “Zhejiang Young Academic Pioneers Project”, 4 candidates of “Zhejiang Young Faculty Funding Plan”, 15 candidates of “Wenzhou 551 Talents Project” and 1 candidate of “Wenzhou 580 Overseas Elites”, as well as 1 team with the title of “Zhejiang Excellent Teaching Group”.
The college with vigorous research atmosphere has brought in great achievements. In the recent five years, it has been undertaking 1 sub project of National High-tech R&D Program of China (863 Program), in charge of 29 projects of the National Natural Science Foundation and 31 provincial and ministerial level teaching and research projects; and is granted research funds over one million per year; has published more than 450 academic papers including over 200 SCI, EI, and ISTP collected papers, and has won over 30 provincial and municipal research awards. Mathematics, the college’s first-level discipline ranks top 50% of all the Chinese universities in the Chinese Universities and Disciplines Evaluation Report (by Qiu Junping).
The college focuses on developing academic knowledge learning, know-how and practicing skills. In the recent years, students participated in university student competition in many disciplines such as Mathematical Contest in Modeling, Calculus and Teaching Skills contest, Students won 24 international awards, 57 national awards and 465 provincial and ministerial level awards. The overall qualities of the students get social recognition. Students won the national Advanced Class and the national “Triple A Outstanding Student” honorary title etc. The college establishes diversified talent training target system, reforms traditional approaches to course internship and creates opportunities for student employment through the college and enterprise cooperation. The graduates work at primary education as well as financial, economic and informational departments.
During the "13th Five-Year" period, the college will rely on undergraduate education mainly while taking graduate development as secondary reliance. It will actively develop international student education, consolidate and deepen the Applied Mathematics program with “Teacher Education “characteristics, and pull the concept of "Engineering Education" and "Business Education" into Information and Computing Science Program as well as Statistics Program. In addition, the college will foster “Application-Oriented, Inter-disciplinary, and Innovative” high quality talent in the principle of “Wide Caliber, Solid Foundation, Strong Quality, Creative, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial”. Moreover, it will do its utmost to create a college with characteristics and domestic awareness in both teaching and research.