Guangdong University of Science and Technology
Guangdong University of Science and Technology
Introduction to Guangdong University of Science and Technology
Guangdong University of Science and Technology (广东科技学院, website) was founded in 2003. It is a private full-time undergraduate college with a multi-disciplinary coordinated development of management, economics, literature, and arts. And the advanced manufacturing city “Dongguan, an important node city of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area”-Dongguan, there are two campuses in Dongguan Nancheng and Dongguan Songshan Lake.
Since its inception, Guangdong University of Science and Technology has adhered to the school goal of “creating a century-old school and cultivating industry elites”. After 16 years of development, it has now become one of the top private undergraduate universities in Guangdong. In 2011, the school was upgraded to an undergraduate college and its name was changed to “Guangdong University of Science and Technology.” In 2015, the school obtained the right to grant a bachelor’s degree. In 2018, the school successfully passed the qualification assessment of the undergraduate teaching work of the Ministry of Education. In September 2019, the school’s Songshan Lake campus was opened, and the “one school, two districts” operating mode was officially opened. The two campuses of the school cover a total area of ??more than 2,000 acres, the library holds 3.1085 million books, and the total value of teaching equipment is 13,039,900 yuan.
At present, the school has a total of 20,760 full-time students, including 18,884 undergraduates, accounting for 90.96%. The school has two departments: the School of Computer, the School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, the School of Finance and Economics, the School of Management, the School of Foreign Languages, the School of Art and Design, the School of Continuing Education, the School of International Education, the School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Public Basic Course, the Ideological and Political Theory Teaching Department . The school takes the cultivation of high-quality application-oriented talents as its own responsibility. In 2019, it will open a total of 32 undergraduate majors and 18 specialized majors. It will connect with the five major industries of the six major industries under the 13th Five-Year Plan of Dongguan and actively serve Dongguan and Economic construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. The school’s software engineering has been selected as a provincial key cultivation discipline. The software engineering, automotive service engineering, and financial management majors have passed the provincial comprehensive reform pilot specialty acceptance. The clothing design and engineering major has been selected as the provincial characteristic cultivation major. The network engineering major has passed the IEET engineering education CAC certification. , Software engineering and network engineering majors have successfully entered the list of recommended first-class undergraduate professional construction sites in Guangdong Province in 2019.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology takes information technology and network platforms as the starting point, and strives to build a strong school of education informatization. The school has built a large-scale private cloud computing platform with 3,800 cloud desktop systems. At the same time, it has introduced the “World University City” cloud platform for teaching. It has established 66 excellent resource sharing courses, more than 300 online space courses, and 32 undergraduate majors. Teaching resource library. Approved by the Ministry of Education in 2017, the school became a special training base for “E-learning space for everyone” and the only undergraduate base school in the country.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology has always adhered to the strategy of “strong talents in schools”, and has introduced and cultivated a sufficient number of teachers with a reasonable structure and excellent quality. There are currently 1153 faculty members, including 862 full-time teachers, masters and above There are 701 teachers, accounting for 81.32%. Since the school’s promotion, the school staff has published 6,491 academic papers in various academic journals, including 563 of the four major search and Chinese core journals; 332 scientific research awards at the city hall level and above, including 113 at the provincial and ministerial levels; published There are 174 textbooks and academic works; 204 projects have been presided over at the municipal level and above, of which 65 are major provincial-level key projects. The school has been awarded 2 national new engineering research and practical projects, and 1 humanities and social science research project of the Ministry of Education. In 2018 and 2019, it ranked No. 2 among private universities in Guangdong Province in the “Evaluation Results of Scientific Research Competitiveness of Chinese Private Universities” for two consecutive years. 1 person.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology attaches great importance to the improvement of students’ practical ability, is committed to training high-skilled application-oriented talents, and cooperates with more than 300 well-known companies such as BBK to establish school-enterprise cooperation projects, establish 7 collaborative education programs for industry-academia cooperation by the Ministry of Education, and establish 32 off-campus practice bases (including 9 provincial-level bases), 15 innovation classes and 4 industrial colleges have been established to continuously improve the quality of talent training. Since being promoted, students have won 1,407 awards in various competitions at all levels, and the average annual employment rate of graduates is 99%. Since its establishment, the school has trained a total of 42,369 applied talents for the country and society.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology attaches great importance to students’ ideological and political work and health quality education, implements the fundamental tasks of Lide Shuren, and forges the brand of ideology, politics and physical education. The school has formulated a series of implementation plans for ideological and political work, focusing on building a “big ideological and political” education pattern of “leading by the party committee, unifying party and government, division of labor, collaboration, classroom support, and full participation”, and promoting the construction of “ten major education systems” . The school takes physical education as a breakthrough in quality education, combines competitive sports and “sunshine sports”, and gradually forms the cultural characteristics of “leading the positive campus culture with sports culture”, forming a unique brand of physical education. School basketball teams, football teams, track and field teams, orienteering teams are among the best in all types of competitions. The basketball team has won the CUBA (Sunshine Group) National Finals for two consecutive years, and has won the championship in provincial and municipal college basketball leagues. School sports work has been widely praised by higher education authorities and society.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology has vigorously promoted foreign exchanges and internationalization of education. It has established exchange and cooperation relationships with nearly 30 universities in the United States, Britain, Australia, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, and collaborated in the promotion of graduates, exchange students, In cooperation projects such as dual degrees and language training, more than 100 students have successively studied at well-known universities abroad. The school actively conducts short-term cultural exchanges such as training in universities in Taiwan, summer camps for students from Dongguan and Taiwan, two-way exchanges between students from Dongguan and Hong Kong, paid social practice in the United States during the summer, and cultural exchange camps for Chinese and American university students. Since 2017, the school has innovated to launch 3 + 1 double-degree international classes in China and the United Kingdom, and actively explore international talent training models.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology has successively won outstanding Chinese private higher education institutions, advanced collectives for employment of ordinary college graduates in Guangdong Province, Guangdong’s “Two New” Top 100 Party Organizations, and Guangdong Province’s top ten private universities And other honors, successively won the eighth and ninth Guangdong Province teaching achievement second prize. In recent years, schools have been ranked among the top of various privately-run colleges and universities. In the “2018 China Private Credit Institutions’ Observation Report on the Credit Development of Chinese Universities” issued by the China Institute of Social Credit, the school ranked first in Guangdong Province’s credit index list of private universities in China. In the “2019 Top 150 Private Universities in China” released by the Arisen China Alumni Association website, the school ranks among the top five private universities in South China and continues to receive the title of first-class private university in the region. In the “Comprehensive Competitiveness Ranking 2019-2020-Competitiveness Ranking of Private Colleges and Universities” published by the China Science and Education Evaluation Network, the school ranked 40th in the country in the competitiveness ranking of private undergraduate colleges in China in 2019 and the first in Guangdong Province. 2 people.
Guangdong University of Science and Technology continuously strengthens the construction of connotation, continuously improves the level of education and teaching, and strives to achieve the construction goals of high-level application-oriented universities.