On June 9th, 2010, on behalf of the Ministry of Education, vice minister Chen Xi, announced the decision that Professor Zhang Qingjie, former vice president of WUT, was named President of Wuhan University of Technology. On the inauguration ceremony, the new President Zhang Qingjie delivered a passionate, encouraging and heartfelt inauguration speech in which he expressed his great determination to continue WUT’s history and culture, adhere to the principle of “Educating People First, Prioritizing Academic Advancements”, further develop WUT in every aspect and lead WUT to walk towards a brighter future. All the participating faculty members and students of the ceremony showed their warmest welcome and congratulations to the new leaders.


   Vice minister Chen Xi was announcing the decision.



The new president Zhang Qingjie was delivering his inauguration speech.