Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade
Introduction to Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade (广东科贸职业学院, website) is a public general college directly under the Guangdong Provincial Department of Education. It was formerly known as Guangdong Agricultural Management Cadre College, which is known as the cradle of Guangdong Agricultural Technology and Management Cadres. The school has an existing campus area of more than 1,000 acres, a total value of about 100 million yuan in teaching and research equipment, and more than 13,000 students.
Since the establishment of the school, the school has received the deep care and strong support of the provincial party committee, the provincial government and relevant departments and leaders at higher levels. In October 2019, the Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Li Xi and the Governor Ma Xingrui visited our school successively. The former provincial party committee and provincial government leaders Ren Zhongyi, Lin Ruo, Zhu Linlin, Lu Ruihua, Guo Rongchang, Du Ruizhi, Ling Botang, Ou Guangyuan, Li Ronggen and other leaders Comrades have come to our school for guidance or inscription encouragement. Ou Guangyuan, former director of the Standing Committee of the Guangdong Provincial People’s Congress, served as the school’s honorary principal.
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade is now the project construction unit of Guangdong model higher vocational colleges, Guangdong university student innovation and entrepreneurship education demonstration school, the third batch of modern apprenticeship pilot units of the Ministry of Education, and the first batch of new national occupations Demonstration base for cultivating farmers, the second batch of state-level “Star Creation World” project units of the Ministry of Science and Technology.
The school has four campuses: Guangzhou Baiyun Shijing Campus, Tianhe Wushan Campus, Tianhe Phoenix Campus, and Provincial Vocational Education Base (Qingyuan) Campus. It covers an area of 1,100 mu, a building area of 280,000 square meters, and teaching equipment of about 100 million yuan. There are 22 on-campus training bases covering all professional groups, 173 off-campus training bases, and 185 laboratories and training rooms of various types. Among them, 2 are vocational education training bases supported by the central government’s special construction, and provincial-level training bases. There are 5 training bases, 1 provincial public training center, 20 provincial college students’ innovation and entrepreneurship training programs, 7 provincial off-campus practice bases, and 23 off-campus practice bases for college students. There is a “National Vocational Skills Appraisal Office”.
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade has a full-time, combined professional and faculty team with sufficient quantity, excellent quality, reasonable structure, innovative spirit and vitality. 85% of full-time teachers in the school are full-time teachers; 1 teacher enjoys special allowances from the State Council, 1 national outstanding teacher, 1 national agricultural vocational education teacher; 3 provincial teaching teams; 2 Nanyue outstanding educators, 7 excellent teachers from Nanyue; 3 famous teachers at provincial level; 1 host of the “double-skilled” vocational teacher studio in provincial vocational education; 2 excellent young teacher training programs at provincial colleges; 22 famous teachers at university level; 27 college-level training objects of the “Thousands of Ten Projects” in Guangdong universities; 13 school-level teaching teams.
The school has 11 secondary colleges (departments), including the College of Gardening and Horticulture, the College of Food and Biological Engineering, the College of Animal Science and Technology, the College of Economics and Management, the College of Business and Foreign Languages, the College of Humanities and Arts, the College of Information and Automation, the College of Food and Tourism, College, Marxism College, and the Ministry of Physical Education, etc., currently has a total of 39 majors, covering agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry and fisheries, civil engineering, biochemical engineering, catering and tourism, financial management, foreign language and foreign trade, computer and automation, and cultural arts. There are 7 key majors (including provincial brand majors, provincial demonstration majors, and central financial support majors), and 13 school-level key (brand) majors.
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade actively develops international talent training and applied undergraduate talent training. It has successively cooperated with more than 10 universities in Britain, the Netherlands, Taiwan, New Zealand, Australia, Finland, South Korea and other countries and regions to carry out projects such as overseas exchange studies and paid internships for students. Carry out the pilot training of high-level connection talents in cooperation with relevant undergraduate colleges and universities, and have been approved by the Provincial Department of Education to conduct high-level training of talents in biotechnology and applications, animal husbandry, veterinary medicine, horticulture, etc. The transition exam can be entered into the corresponding undergraduate college and graduated to obtain a full-time undergraduate degree.
The quality of school personnel training has been steadily improved, graduates have been widely praised by employers, and the average initial employment rate of graduates has remained above 97%. In 2015, the school was appraised as the highest vocational college in Guangdong Province with the highest satisfaction with the employment status of graduates. In various professional skills competitions, students have repeatedly made great achievements. In recent years, they have won a total of 91 awards in national and provincial skills competitions. In the comprehensive evaluation of student skills competitions in vocational colleges in the province from 2008 to 2017, the school has 2 The national first prize, 7 national second prizes and 6 national third prizes have ranked 14th in the province’s vocational colleges.
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade has established a distinctive and complete scientific research system. There are three major scientific research institutions: the Provincial Institute of Poultry Science, the Institute of Agricultural Economics, and the Institute of Vocational Education; the Lingnan Green Agriculture Vocational Education “Xingchuang Tiandi”, the Guangdong Poultry Applied Technology Cooperative Innovation Development Center, and the Guangdong Province Ecological Wilding Tea Science and Technology Innovation Center, Guangdong Meat Pigeon Technology Innovation Center, Guangdong Modern Agriculture (Meat Pigeon) Industrial Technology R & D Center, and many other national and provincial scientific research platforms; it is the chairman unit of the National Pigeon Technology Innovation Alliance, and the Guangdong Rural Economics Association Chairman unit; sponsored the “Southern Rural” academic periodical published at home and abroad. There are 9 provincial-level rural science and technology commissioners and social service teams. More than 90 teachers have been selected into the Provincial Science and Technology Department, the Provincial Department of Agriculture and the Provincial Academy of Social Sciences Experts.
As a model school for innovation and entrepreneurship education for undergraduates in Guangdong Province, the school attaches great importance to cultivating students’ innovative consciousness, innovative ability and entrepreneurial qualities. Established a secondary entrepreneurship consulting mechanism covering all professional groups; established a mentor pool of 600 teachers, consisting of on-campus science and technology innovation teachers, entrepreneurial competition mentors and off-campus entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs, experts and scholars, industry craftsmen, etc .; “Entrepreneurship training camp”, innovation and entrepreneurship practice activities, and continuously improve the “double innovation universal education → entrepreneurship promotion practice → entrepreneurial talent incubation” three-level progressive innovation and entrepreneurship talent training model, cultivate students’ innovation and entrepreneurship awareness, ability, and achieve good results In recent years, it has won a total of 40 provincial or above awards in the Provincial Challenge Cup Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, and has been well received by teachers and students.
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade has a strong campus cultural atmosphere. Student organizations from schools and secondary colleges, student organizations and other student organizations organize diverse and colorful campus cultural activities every year, such as campus culture and art festivals, orientation evenings, garden tours, Tea Culture Festival, Tea Drinking Day for the Whole People, “Team Hearts to the New Era of Party Building” theme group day activities, May 25th Mental Health Activity Month, Animal Science and Technology Festival, Science and Trade Forum, Volunteer Service of the Party and League, Corporate Culture Activities The series of activities provided a wealth of opportunities for students to expand their knowledge, strengthen their skills, improve their cultivation, temper their character and understand the society. Students can show themselves and play a role in the process of participating in the activities, while feeling the campus culture and university spirit Constantly enrich its own content and grow into talent.
Guangdong Polytechnic of Science and Trade held high Xi Jinping’s great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, centered on the fundamental goal of ethics, adhered to the school philosophy of “outstanding characteristics, strengthened skills, and served the society”, and practiced “strengthen morality, strengthen With the spirit of the school motto of “Skills and Skills”, we are striving to build a high-level vocational college with distinctive characteristics and an international perspective with a new attitude, and strive to cultivate more highly-qualified technical and technical personnel for the development of economy, society, and the arts.