College of Information Engineering
College of Information Engineering consists of departments of Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Basic Education of Information, Research Center, Research Institute of Shipping Information Engineering and Research Institute of Shipping information Technology. Now the college enrolls undergraduates in specialties of Computer Science & Technology, Management & System of Information, Network Engineering, Electronic Information Engineering and Communication Engineering. The College has one secondary discipline doctoral program in Management & System of Information, 3 primary graduate programs in Computer Science & Technology, Software Engineering, and Information & Communication Engineering. In addition, it offers six academic graduate programs in Computer Application Technology, Software & Theory of Computer, Computer System Architecture, Communications & Information Systems, Signal & information processing and Information Management & Information Systems, and six professional graduate programs in computer technology, electronic & communication engineering and software engineering.
There are 120 faculty, including 90 full-time teachers, of whom are 63 of doctoral degrees, 15 full professors, 37 associate professors and 1 senior engineer. There are about 1700 undergraduates and over 280 postgraduate candidates.
The research fields are: application of network distributed computing in shipping companies, computer information management systems, pattern recognition, attribute theory methods, database, data mining and knowledge discovery, multimedia technology, communication theory & technology, information theory & technology, electronic traffic & communication system, etc.
There is one professor selected as the “One Thousand Experts Program of Shanghai”, and two Specially-appointed Professors (Oriental Scholars). The college has taken charge of various research projects at various levels, such as national foundations including ‘863 Projects’, National Natural Science Foundation of China, the National Defense Advanced Research, Natural Science Foundation of Ministry of Communication as well as Shanghai municipality. The department of information engineering was listed in “Shanghai undergraduate education center” in 2007.