The Ministry of Education recently authorized 100 National Virtual Simulation Centers and Tianjin University’s Precision Instruments and Petroleum Virtual Simulation Center was the only one selected in Tianjin.
Eight years ago, Tianjin University imported a graft of Newton’s Apple Tree from Woolsthorpe Manor in England where Sir Isaac Newton once lived. After two-years of cultivation, it was planted on campus. On March 18, 2015, President Li Jiajun selected a branch from the Newton’s Apple Tree. After cooling, grafting and cultivation, the tree will be planted at the new campus of Tianjin University.
Tianjin Technology Awards Conference was held in Tianjin on February 26, 2015. Thirteen achievements including five first prizes, five second prizes and three third prizes were awarded to Tianjin University. The number of first prizes and the total awards accomplished by Tianjin University ranked the highest among all universities in Tianjin.