Dean's Welcome Welcome to IEC

Dean’s Welcome


Greetings! Welcome to the International Education College (IEC) at China University of Geosciences (CUG). CUG is an excellent choice to attain your international education and prepare for a successful career.


IEC provides you with a perfect combination of genuine excellence and wonderful diversity on a scale that is unmatched anywhere. The unique strength of our community is that it brings together, from around the world, so many exceptionally talented people of different backgrounds, lived experiences, interests, ambitions, approaches, methodologies, and perspectives. No matter who you are, where you come from, what you do and how you do it, IEC is a place where you can exert yourself.


At IEC, our differences and our diversity are a source of strength that we cherish. It makes this an exciting and productive community in which to study, to teach, to write, to debate, to explore, to question, to innovate, to litigate, to advocate, and to pursue the highest ideals of truth and knowledge.


We offer many different major courses of study that prepare students for success in the real world. The faculty are dedicated professionals who excel in connecting with students and providing educational experience equal to that of any university. At CUG students not only get the latest materials in the classroom but also have many opportunities for real world application while still a student.


At IEC, students have the opportunity to create your own personalized education. Education in and out of the classroom is readily available. Our faculty are friendly, welcoming, and supportive.


If you are interested in preparing for a career and wish for an excellent education in an excellent environment, you have found it. Welcome!


Warmest regards,


Yiqun Gan

Dean of International Education College

Professor of Environmental Studies

China University of Geosciences

Wuhan, China