Kaiyuan Group has established close technical cooperation relationship with multiple Universities in China for the research of cutting-edge welding technologies, following the pattern of industry-academy-research-based cooperation.
In 2003, Kaiyuan Group cooperated with Tsinghua University and began to foster Master of Engineering.
In 2010, the Group signed the strategic cooperation agreement with Beijing University of Technology and Beijing Institute of Petrochemical Technology.
In 2012, the Group conducted technical R&D jointly with Hebei University of Technology.
In 2014, Beijing Institute of Petrochemical Technology “Industry-Academy-Research Graduate Student Base” was established.