Life and Learning as a University Student and an Apprentice Engineer (1943–1951)

  • Huijiong WangEmail author


As stated towards the end of Chap.  1, I scored high on the Shuen Grant exam and was admitted by Shanghai Jiao Tong University with a scholarship. I embarked on a new journey of independent life in Shanghai, the biggest metropolis in China, while pursuing college learning and making new friends. This Chapter provides details about the university I attended; my college life, learning, extracurricular activities as a freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior; my job search effort; and my life and career as an apprentice engineer at Shanghai Power Company.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Academic CommitteeDevelopment Research Center of the State CouncilBeijingChina

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