The Institute of Chiao Tung University is the first scientific research institution of universities in China. Its organization and the management system are not only severe and normative but also democratic ,which takes the lead and sets the example in systematizing scientific research of China ’ s universities. While it devoted itself to the developing of applied science and the solving of practical problems in social production ,it laid stress on merging scientific researches into the cause of the instruction. It becomes one of the institutions of universities in China that initaly explored the combination of three fields from instruction ,research and production — — — the modern higher education model for running a school — — — and achieved remarkable effect on it.
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