China Agricultural University, Beijing
China Agricultural University, Beijing, China Agricultural University (CAU) has been a partner of SRUC Elmwood Campus, Cupar since the year 2000. They are approved to offer courses in Greenkeeping and Golf Course Management and currently offer the Professional Development Award in Golf Course Management. This is a part-time course for the golf course greenkeeping staff who have at least 2 years experience in the industry. A total of 7 staff from the University have been trained at Elmwood to date.Their new Campus in Yantai, Shangdong Province is expected to offer courses in greenkeeping and golf course management in the future. For further details on this partner visit their website: China Agricultural University
Beijing Sports University and Willow Golf Club
Beijing Sports University and Willow Golf Club have been partners of SRUC Elmwood College, Cupar since 2004. Willow Golf Club is a practical training centre. They work both with Beijing Sports University and China Agricultural University for visits and practical training. Willow is also a base for short courses and seminars such as rules training. A programme with Beijing Sports University allows students to undertake two years at the University and two years at the golf club in a combination of practical work and studies to achieve their degree in Sport Management with Golf. A total of 7 staff from both partners have been trained at Elmwood to date.
Tongji University is one of the leading universities directly under the State Ministry of Education in China. It offers degree programs both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The university has School of Sciences, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, School of Civil Engineering , Mechanical School, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, School of Material Science and Enginee, ring, School of Electronics and Information Engineering, School of Traffic and Transportation, Medical School, School of Liberal Arts and Law, School of Foreign Languages，School of Economics and Management，School of Software Engineering，school of Ocean and Earth Science. In addition, there are Institute of Further Education, Institute of Higher Technology, Institute of Vocational and Technical Education, Institute of E-Education, Women's College, Institute of Automobile Marketing and Sino-German Institute which is authorized by Chinese and German governments to run postgraduate courses. There are also six university hospitals located in different campuses.
The university now registers over 50,000 students at all levels from certificate and diploma courses to Bachelors Degrees, Masters, PhD programs and post doctoral attachments. There are over 4200 academic staff for teaching and/or research, among whom there are 6 Members of Chinese Academy of Science, 7 Members of Chinese Academy of Engineering, over 710 professors and 1500 associate professors. The university offers diverse courses in its 82 Bachelors Degrees, 218 Masters, 94 PhD programs and 16 post doctoral mobile stations. As one of the state leading centers for scientific research, the university has 22 state key laboratories and engineering research centers.
Website: www.tongji.edu.cn/ <http://www.tongji.edu.cn/>
Shanghai Jiaotong University
Shanghai, Jiaotong UniversityShanghai, Jiaotong University has been a partner of SRUC Elmwood College, Cupar since 2006. 4 lecturers have been trained by Elmwood, In the near future they will work closely with the China office to deliver the Professional Development Award in Golf Course Management on a part time basis for golf course personnel. They already have a Turf Degree programme in operation and the Scottish experience will add to their skills and knowledge in a more practical sense for the future. For further details on this partner visit their website: Shanghai Jiaotong University
Shenzhen Tourism College
Shenzhen Tourism College Shenzhen Tourism College has been a partner of SRUC Elmwood Campus since 2002. They are approved to offer courses in Golf Management. They currently offer the Professional Development Award in Golf Management on a part time basis for current golf industry personnel. Previous experience of at least two years in the industry is required to enter this course. The College, which is part of Jinan University in Guangzhou, are now working very closely with the China Office to deliver more PDA course in Golf Management in the future. A total of 8 staff have been trained at Elmwood to date.
In November 2006 they successfully ran their first Professional Golf Management Conference. For further details on this partner visit their website: Shenzhen Tourism College
Shenzhen University Shenzhen University has been a partner of SRUC Elmwood Campus since 2004. They are approved to offer courses in Greenkeeping and Golf Course Management. They are planning to offer the Professional Development Award in Golf Course Management on a part time basis for golf course personnel. An opportunity for 3rd year full-time students of the University to undertake this academic year at Elmwood is currently in operation with one final year back in the Shenzhen University to complete the Golf Management Degree. A total of 4 staff have been trained at Elmwood to date. For further details on this partner visit their website: Shenzhen University