Science and development are significant pillars of any country. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step,” says a famous Chinese proverb by Laozi. 1952 was the founding year of CIOMP. With lots of patience, persistence, and tireless work of thriving personalities from China and the international scientific community, the institute accomplished the global goal of scientific innovation and is recognized internationally. CIOMP is one of the oldest and most esteemed institutes in China.
To date, CIOMP carries a commitment to science and innovation. The quality of research is a continuous refinement of flaws and pushing the limits of science as there is always room for improvement. Consequently, the institute is justifying by action and plans for the future. From interaction with researchers and students, every personnel associated with CIOMP has a common goal of innovation and progress. Not just is science at CIOMP warm and welcoming, but the institute’s lifestyle for international researchers is hospitable.
The international collaborations and the pace of integration of outstanding experts from around the globe are exceptional at the institute. Moreover, the dedicated International Collaboration Department puts immense efforts into introducing the foreign community at CIOMP to China’s old and yet lively cultures and customs. The efforts of the International Collaboration Department are of significance as the more we learn about the local community, the better we understand its cultural values, which makes us feel better about our lives here and find things more pleasant. Colleagues are very accommodating, and learning Chinese is fun with a native speaker as part of a language exchange program.
It is a pleasure learning and working with this prestigious institution which has contributed to the nation-building efforts of China. The legacy of CIOMP will continue to prosper for centuries to come and contribute to the betterment of the people of China and the international community.