The School of Computer Science and Education Software was founded in October, 2007. Our school can be traced back to the computer science major in the department of electrical engineering in Guangzhou University and the computer science group in the department of mathematics in Guangzhou University of Education, which was founded in 1985. The Computer Science Department in the School of Information and Electro-mechanical Engineering was founded in June, 2005. The computer science department in School of Information and Electro-mechanical Engineering and the Institute of Education Software in Guangzhou University are combined into School of Computer Science and Education Software in October, 2010.
Our school consists of the department of computer science, department of computer engineering, department of computer application, lab of computer science and engineering, Olympic Math center, research institute of computer application, institute of computer software. There are three undergraduate majors: computer science and technology, software engineering, network engineering. The talents training in education software and information security have important impacts in China. Our school is engaged in the quality and quantity of master degrees. We have the famous brand major and key subject.
At present, we have 74 teachers and staff, in which one is academician, 32 teachers with senior professional title and 48 teachers with Ph.D. and M.S. Two teachers get the State Council's special allowance. Now there are about 35 graduate students and 1000 undergraduate students. Famous computer scientist Professor Jingzhong Zhang—an academician serves as the honorary dean of our school.
Our school has developed rapidly in the past two years. We have introduced 4 professors and Ph.D. from U.S and Australia. We recruit 2 discipline leaders. We take part in a national 863 project. We get the national science funds for 3 years. We also took charge of Tianyuan funds and national defense industry projects. The Academician--Jingzhong Zhang took charge of Z+Z education platform, which was sponsored for 3600 thousands Yuan by the Guangzhou Municipal Government.
Our school inherits the education spirit--- “Morality Supporting study, Seeking Truth and Innovation”. Our school insists in the university running aim---``Training Excellent Talents, Constructing Characteristic Discipline, Widely Serving for the Society``. We have paid efforts to fostering students to become information technology talents with innovation and practical spirit. We are working hard for a goal to make our college strong with some influence inside and outside Guangdong Province.