Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology

School of Information and Control


Major Introduction 


The major was rewarded as Characteristic Discipline of Jiangsu, Key Discipline of Jiangsu and   outstanding engineers plan of Jiangsu.

The major is student-oriented, puts engineering guidance and collaborative innovation into practice and pays attention to improve humanistic, scientific and professional quality. Not only do we cultivate advantages from taking in information engineering talented personas widely, but also we strengthen combining politics with research. We intend to cultivate talented person who can promote local economic development of jiangsu province and promote Chinese meteorological service and development. They are high-level and automation-oriented. What’s more, not only do they have a solid foundation and strong practical ability, but also they are innovate and career-creating.

Educational objectives: The major intends to cultivate talented people who can master all kinds of modern technology of measurement, control,  management and various information technologies of collecting, management and application. Besides, those talented people can be engaged in the system of analysis, design, research, exploiting, integrating and operating in the fields of industrial process control, motion control, measurement and automation instrument and manufacturing automation.

Course Content: Circuit, Analog Electronic Technology, Digital Electronic Technology, Data Communication and Computer Network, Principle and Interface Technology of Microcomputer, Principles of Automatic Control, Modern Control Theory, Fundamentals and Application of Mono-Chip Computers, Computer Control Technology, Robot Technology, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, Principle and Application of PLC, Power Electronic Technology, Testing technology and instrument, Principle and Drag of motor, Motion Control, Process Control.

Directions of further study: System Science, Control Science and Engineering, Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Technology, etc.

Occupational directions: Do research and development in various fields of Industry, agriculture, transportation, energy, IT, education and national defense, etc.


Measurement Technology and Instrument

The major was rewarded as the Key Discipline of Jiangsu and the Key Discipline of China Meteorological Administration.

For instruments and meters, electronic information, mechanical and electrical equipment and other industries which are related to the fields of measurement and control instrument, the major chiefly cultivates many talents for the need of the development of our country and the social obligation. These people can be engaged in integrated design of mechanical and electrical control system, electronic equipment, and system integration and applications. They also possess high quality of science and culture, and know well the basic theory and skills of natural sciences, engineering, professional knowledge, growing up as   practical, innovative,international and technical professionals with profound basis, strong ability of practice, awareness of innovation and ability of starting a business.

Educational objectives: The major cultivates high-level and technical talents who have the basic knowledge of theories about the natural resource,engineering,measurement,control and instrument, professional skills and knowledge,the integrates design and development of mechanical and electrical control system and electronic instrument and the ability of system integration and application.

Course Content: Circuit , Analog Electronics Technique, Digital Electronic Technique, Principles and Interface Technology of Microcomputer, Principle of Automatic Control, Signals and System, Digital Signal Processing, Elementary Precision Machinery Design, Fundamentals and Application of Sensors, Fundamentals and Application of Mono-Chip Computers, Intelligent Instrument, Measurement and control Circuit, Engineering Optics, Process Control Instrument and Device, etc.

Directions of further study: Instrument Science and Technology, Robot, Control Science and Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering, Electrical Automation, etc.

Occupational directions: Aerospace, Engineering Industry, Electronic Communication, Electric Power, Medical Instrument, etc.


Electrical engineering and its automation

The major is the Key Discipline of Nanjing University of Information and Science Technology.

The major is to cultivate applied and creativity-oriented talents in engineering technique mainly for the areas of electrical system, motor elements and electromechanical equipment. Those talents should have good quality of humanities, society and science. They have the knowledge of natural science, engineering foundation, professional basis, principle theory and its basic applied skills. They also have profound basis, strong ability of practice, awareness of innovation and ability of starting a business.

Educational objectives: the major is to cultivate high-level engineering talents that can adapt the needs of work easily. Those talents can work for the use of new energy, the control and operation of electro mechanic and so on like the equipment technology, technological development, scientific research and economic administration in areas relative to electrical engineering.

Course Content: Circuit, Foundation of Electronic Technology, Power System Analysis, Electical Motor, Electric Traction, Principles of Automatic Control, Electronic Detection Technique and Power Plant Electric, etc.

Directions of further study: Electric Engineering, Control Science and Engineering, Systems Science, and Control Engineering, etc.

Occupational directions: The electrical engineering students are often work in areas like systems operation, power electronic technology, automatic control, information processing, testing technique, reach and development, and electronic and computing application that relative to electrical engineering.



School of Information and Control (SIC)is comprised of 5 departments: Department of Instruments Science and Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering,  Department of Automation, Department of Information System Engineering and Department of Internet of Things Engineering. The basic undergraduate programs are listed as follows:

 BSc Electrical Engineering and its Automation

 BSc Automation

 BSc Instruments Science and Technology

 BSc Information engineering (systems engineering direction) 

 BSc Internet of Things