Tianjin University (TJU), the first university in China, welcomes the crowds that descend every spring for the Annual Crab Apple season. April 4, 2015 is the open day of Tianjin University to celebrate the Crab Apple Season. This event drew thousands with countless cameras to appreciate the Crab Apple blossoms.
Tianjin University (TJU) through China’s Excellence Alliance, China E9, an alliance of nine excellent engineering universities, and eight ASEAN universities have established ACNET-EngTech, in order to foster the cooperation, and jointly construct "the Economic Belt of the Silk Road”, and "the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road”. The ACNET-EngTech Secretariat on the Chinese side is located at TJU.