Tong Wei China

Biography of Tong Wei

Tong Wei graduated with a Bachelors of Science (BSc) on 16 NOvember 1911. He was born Foochow (Fuzhou), Fujian Province, son of Han, a director of Canton Railways.

Wei first matriculated in 1907-08, aged 18, joining the Faculty of Science. During his fours years he signed up for classes and advanced classes in Mathematics, Natural Philosophy (Physics), Chemistry, Mining, Engineering, Mineralogy, Metallurgy, and Electrical Engineering. During his study, Wei was awarded several prizes: A second class certificate for Geology (1908-9) and Geology part II (1909-10); a Prize for Mining, Class II (1909-10); and in the same year, a Certificate of Merit in Metallurgical Chemistry.


Archival Materials

  • Male Matriculation Database
  • R3/1/1 Roll of Graduates vol.2
  • Sen10/51;52 University Calendars


Tong Wei
Born 24 June 1889, Fuzhou, China.
GU Degree: BSc, 1911; Science and Engineering, 4;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Record last updated: 25th Feb 2013

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