Environmental Science

1982:Environmental Science Research Institute established

1992:Environmental Science Research Center established

1994-1995:Programs of Master Degree and Doctoral Degree in Environmental Science approved by MOE

2005:State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science (MEL) established

2007:Environmental Science awarded as the National Key Discipline

2009:MEL approved as an International Cooperation Base by the Ministry of Science and Technology

2010:MEL categorized as an excellent state key laboratory

2011:College of the Environment & Ecology (CEE) established


1920s:teaching and research in Ecology started at Xiamen University

1980:graduate students concentrating on Ecology enrolled

1994:graduate students in Ecology enrolled

1995:Ecology authored by Peng Lin, Member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, published

2008:the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Coastal and Wetland Ecosystems established, and passed the evaluation by MOE in Nov. 2011

2010:the Engineering Research Center of Fujian Province for Coastal Wetland Protection and Ecological Restoration established

2011:Ecology granted as the Top National Key Discipline for doctoral education