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School of Information and Communication Engineering

1. History and Timeline:

1956 — Department of Wire-line Technology is established.

1977 — Department of Radio Technology is established in attempt to adjust academic structure.

1995 — School of Communication & Information Engineering (SCIE) is formally established, which is composed of three departments.

2017—School of Communication & Information Engineering (SCIE) changes the name as School of Information & Communication Engineering (SICE).

Currently, the School of Information and Communication Engineering (SICE) consists of 5 departments and a Key Laboratory of Ministry of Education of China.

2. Departments

Communication Engineering (National Characteristic Specialty)

Network Engineering (National Characteristic Specialty)

Information Engineering

Engineering for Internet of Things

Electronic Engineering

3. Key Lab

Optical Fiber Sensing and Communication

The School enrolls international Master and Ph.D. students in the discipline of Information and Communication Engineering, which is one of the National Key Disciplines and supported by the “211” and “985” projects. In 2012, the discipline of Information and Communication Engineering of UESTC ranked second in the Disciplines Evaluation organized by the Ministry of Education of China.

4. Research Fields:

The current interested research fields of the School include:

Broadband Communication Network Technology,

Internet Technology and Theory,

Wireless and Mobile Information Network,

Complex and Multidimensional Information Processing,

Optical Communication Technology,

Optical Fiber Technology and Application,

Micro-nano Photonic Devices and Application,

IC Communication and Embedded System Technology,

RF Integrated Circuit and System,

Signal and Information Processing Technology,

Multimedia Communication and Processing Technology, etc.

5. Laboratories and Research Centers:

(1) One Key Laboratory of the Ministry of EducationOptical Fiber Sensing and Communication

(2) One National Experimental Teaching Demonstration CenterCommunication and Information system

(3) Two National Characteristic SpecialtiesCommunication Engineering and Network Engineering

6. Contact Us:

Yang Meng  (Email:

Yuyuan Qin  (Email:

Tel: +8628-61831357

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