|The opening ceremony||ZHU Min, Vice President and dean of Graduate School, addressing|
|The ceremony rostrum||A student representative addressing|
ZHU Min, Vice President and dean of SCUT Graduate School, introduced to the fresh students the history and the teaching & research status of the University. Prof. ZHANG Yao, the teacher representative from the School of Electric Power, congratulated the new-comers and wished them fruitful studies. LIU Jianbin, director of the bidding management center, Shaoguan Steel Group, now a 2008 engineering master's degree candidate in the School of Business Administration, and LIANG Xiaoming, deputy dean of Guangzhou Standardization Graduate School, now a 2007 master's degree candidate of Engineering Program in the School of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, gave an address on behalf of the fresh and the second-year students respectively.
After that, Prof. LI Zhong, executive deputy dean of SCUT Graduate School, gave a guidance speech to help the new-comers begin their college life.