Established in 2013, TELI College, BIT, named after Mr. Xu Teli, the former President, who is an outstanding revolutionary and educator in China, devotes itself to becoming a special zone for talent training of BIT to cultivate top innovative talents with the implementation of “seeking truth and perusing for perfecting practice” plan. It began from the pilot cultivation reform of continuous academic program that involves undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral study in 2009, and it has operated independently and enlarged the enrollment scale in 2018, which makes the cultivation of top innovative talents of BIT enter a new stage.
The talent-training goals of the College: by adhering to “tutorial system, strict requirements, small class, customization and internationalization”, following the concept of cultivating leading talents with “ambition, truth-seeking, practice-perfecting, innovation, inclusiveness and the responsibility of the times”, adopting the dynamic training mode of “3+X years” continuous academic program that involves undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral study, the School focuses on the integration of science and engineering, implements the teaching reform, employs the academy system management, and finally forms the school-running characteristic culture system, which has contributed to the goal of cultivating leading talents with “the responsibility for national rejuvenation, solid foundation in mathematics, physics and chemistry, excellent humanities, a broad international perspective, the awareness of academic frontier, and excellent research capabilities”.
The positioning of the College: perusing “high starting point, high standard, high quality, high investment and high return”, XUTELI School has become the yearning place for the top excellent students, the gathering platform for the top famous masters, the pilot zone for talent training reform, the center for the first-class resource guarantee, and the high-yield area for the top “double-leading” talents.
As the main identification element of the College, Mr. Xu’s portrait reflects the School culture with the core of his spirits. The portrait is set off by the background of blue and red block, in which, blue refers to the cultivation of innovative and technological elites, and red symbolizes the inheritance of red genes. The flying eagle implies that the college is committed to cultivating elite leading talents to be the future “scientists, educators, politicians, militarists, entrepreneurs and financiers”. The badge looks like a shield that embodies the background of higher education and national defense of BIT, and represents the students will inherit the patriotic spirit of this former President of BIT, grow up rapidly with solid foundation, and become a talent of the times to make contribution to our motherland.