University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
President: Professor Li Shushen
Senior International Leader: Professor Wu Yue-Liang, Academic Vice President
Located in Beijing, UCAS (University of Chinese Academy of Sciences) is a university established with the approval of Ministry of Education of PRC, focusing on graduate education. It boasts many firsts in new China: the first doctorate in science, the first doctorate in engineering, the first female student awarded a doctoral degree, and the first research student awarded double doctoral degrees in China all graduating from this university.