Biography of Zwan Ling
Zwan Ling studied Science and Engineering at the University from 1911-15. He was born in Foochow (Fuzhou), China, son of T L Ling, a retired Secretary.
Ling enrolled at the University in 1911 and was exempt from preliminary exams on account of a certificate from the Imperial Polytechnic College, Shanghai. Over five years, he took classes in Engineering I, III, IV, Natural Philosophy, Engineering Lab Higher, Drawing Senior, and Mining.