About University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute
The University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU JI) is a fast growing young institute of world-class international engineering education. With the strong commitment and support from its two parent universities, the JI has established a high-quality international faculty team and a professional administrative support system.
Combining the best educational features from both America and China, the JI faculty has developed a modern, innovative and flexible curricular system that provides a platform for our students to realize their dreams and future ambitions.
The educational focus is not only on teaching the latest knowledge and discoveries, but also on cultivating students’ ability and skills in critical thinking, creativity, problem solving, hands-on practice, teamwork, communication, and leadership.