Recently, according to the requirements of the Notice on Carrying Out Special Evaluation of Degree AuthorizationCenters in 2018 of theAcademic Degrees Committee of the State Council and the Ministry of Education,SCUN’s degree authorization centers for four master programs including Interpretation andTranslation, Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Journalism and MassCommunications attended and successfully passed the evaluation.
SCUN attached great importance to the evaluation and held an evaluationwork meeting attended by all deans of our colleges (schools) and principals ofdegree authorization centers participating in the evaluation to make carefulplanning and elaborate deployment. The Graduate School (Department) studied thespirit of relevant national documents, conducted in-depth study of theevaluation elements, and made thoughtful arrangement based on overall planning.All colleges (schools) participating in the evaluation actively organized highly-trainedpersonnel to prepare all relevant materials required, to steadily promote theevaluation work.
In the evaluation, the Graduate School (Department) conducted a strictcheck on the evaluation materials of the degree authorization centers, invitedon-campus experts to make a diagnostic evaluation of the evaluation materials,and reported the modification opinions to the participating colleges (schools).The participating colleges (schools) uploaded the Evaluation Report and the BriefProfile to the National Academic Degrees and Graduate Education QualityInformation Platform within the required time. The steering committees foracademic degrees and graduate education of all programs organized experts toreview the participating degree authorization centers, and put forward opinionsand suggestions on the problems, weak links and what needing to be furtherimproved.
It is reported thatevaluation of academic degree authorization centers has become the new normalof quality control, which aims at improving quality, solving problems, makingup for shortcomings, and effectively strengthening the construction of academicdegree authorization centers. SCUN will take the evaluation as an opportunityto further strengthen quality awareness and enhance subject attractiveness; furtherstrengthen the construction of innovative practice bases for graduate students,and actively strive for the practice base-type scientific research projects;and further strengthen management of the graduate training process, and improvethe quality of graduate training in a wide range of perspectives and measuresand in an all-round way.