Message from the Director of Faculty
Founded in 1956, the Faculty of Computing of Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT FoC) has been in operation for more than 60 years, formed distinctive disciplinary characteristics, trained a number of outstanding talents in the field of computer science, achieved a series of major scientific research results serving national security, national defense and aerospace, and the main battlefield of the national economy, built a large number of national weapons, and formed a significant domestic and international academic influence.
On the occasion of the Centennial Anniversary, standing on the new starting point of history, HIT has established FoC, which is a cross-campus construction, with the School of Computer Science and Technology, the School of Software Engineering, the School of Cyberspace Security, as well as coordinating the management of the Schools of Computer Science and Technology in Weihai and Shenzhen. Based on this new system, HIT will establish a strong computing cluster and provide assistance to other related disciplines in the development of the intelligent era.
As the Director of the faculty, I am honored to lead such a distinguished team to explore and innovate in the field of computer science. We are in an era of challenges and opportunities, therefore, opportunity favors the bold. All the teachers and students of FoC will continue to uphold the philosophy of “running first-class discipline, producing first-class results, building first-class base, and educating first-class talents”, and take the mission of developing the institute, strengthening the department, honoring the university and serving the country as a mission, seize the opportunity, work together to forge ahead, and continue to write the legend.
Let’s write a brand-new chapter of HIT FoC in our new journey!