The Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) of the University of Macau (UM) held the first lecture, orientation and department sharing of the academic year 2021/2022 for undergraduates on 16th August. More than 160 undergraduates and professors participated, marking the beginning of a new chapter. In response to the latest epidemic prevention measures, the first lecture was conducted online. The Dean of FST, Prof. Xu Cheng-Zhong, the Associate Dean Prof. Wong Pak Kin and the management team encouraged students that challenges and opportunities coexist with Covid-19, students should grasp and treasure the time at UM to develop their professional skills and competitiveness for a brighter future.
At the first lecture, Dean Xu introduced the UM’s quality education, international rankings and reputation, excellent research members from all over the world, cutting-edge research and three state key laboratories. He said that with the support of the central government and the Macao SAR government, UM has achieved rapid development in recent years. As a member of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, UM will cultivate more high-level talents for the Bay Area and the country in the future. At the same time, Dean Xu encouraged students to make good use of UM’s internal and external resources during the epidemic, to strengthen professional capabilities and competitiveness and become more determined, hard-working people with international visions.
澳大科技學院於昨天 (16 日) 為本科生舉行了2021/2022學年學院第一講、迎新會及學系介紹，超過160名本科生及教授參與，共同迎接新篇章。因應疫情發展，科技學院院長須成忠、副院長王百鍵及一眾學院管理層以線上形式向新生展開第一堂課，同時也寄語學生挑戰與機遇並存，把握當下在澳大的時光，建立獨立思考和創新能力，為實現充實理想的人生做準備。