Introduction to Maoming Polytechnic
Maoming Polytechnic (茂名职业技术学院, website) is a joint university established by the Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of Guangdong Province and the Maoming Municipal People’s Government. It was established in 2004 with the approval of the Guangdong Provincial People’s Government. It is the first full-time public higher technical college in Maoming. In 2012, the national key technical secondary school in Maoming built a secondary professional school. The school adheres to the school motto of “Morality, Strength, Practicality and Innovation”, establishes the four-in-one talent training goal of “values + knowledge + skills + innovation”, focuses on cultivating students’ professional ability, innovative spirit and entrepreneurial ability, vigorously promotes work-study integration, and school-enterprise cooperation With the mission of cultivating advanced technical and technical personnel in the frontline of production, service and management, it has sent more than 40,000 graduates to the society.
Maoming Polytechnic has three campuses: South Campus, North Campus and Renmin South Campus. The existing campus covers an area of 1003.79 acres and a building area of 230992.98 square meters, including 121842.2 square meters of teaching and administrative space, 108450.39 square meters of student dormitory area, and stadium (stadium) area 62,000 square meters, teaching and research equipment and equipment worth about 56 million yuan, the library collection of more than 610,000 paper books, 446 kinds of paper periodicals in Chinese and foreign languages, 37 newspapers, more than 345,300 electronic books, 8 databases. There are 6 provincial-level training bases, 127 on-campus training rooms, and 175 off-campus training bases built in cooperation with enterprises. It has established 13 national professional qualification test sites for engineering survey, chemical inspection, numerical control lathe, electrician, electrical equipment installation, etc., and it is a pilot unit of national professional core competence demonstration training. In June 2016, approved by the China Construction Education Association, the only national BIM application skills test site in western Guangdong was established in the school.
The school currently has more than 14,300 full-time regular vocational students, 589 faculty and staff, more than 130 professors, associate professors and other senior title teachers, more than 340 doctoral and master degree teachers, and more than 320 dual-teacher teachers. Experts and scholars from universities, research institutes, and well-known enterprises serve as 50 visiting professors and more than 300 part-time teachers.
Maoming Polytechnic now has a Department of Civil Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Electrical Information, Department of Economic Management, Department of Computer Engineering, Department of Humanities and Media, Department of Ideological and Political Theory Teaching, Department of Social Science Foundation, Department of Adult Education, and Department of Technical Secondary School There are 10 teaching departments (departments) including technical secondary school), which provide construction engineering technology, construction engineering management, road and bridge engineering technology, heating ventilation and air conditioning engineering technology, petrochemical technology, applied chemical technology, machinery manufacturing and automation, electrical 39 majors (a total of 49 majors) including automation technology, computerized accounting, e-commerce, tourism management, computer application technology, computer communications, social work, etc. The professional structure and layout match the needs of economic growth points in Guangdong Province and Maoming City, forming a professional structure of “engineering-oriented, multidisciplinary development of liberal arts, science, economics, management, and so on.”
Maoming Polytechnic closely integrates with local economic and social development and closely relies on industry enterprises to carry out multi-form and multi-channel school-enterprise cooperation, forming a good situation of “docking, cooperation, and win-win”. It has successively cooperated with Shenzhen Metro, Baosteel Iron and Steel, Krupp Elevator Co., Ltd., Sinopec, Foxconn C Group, Marriott International and many other well-known companies or Fortune 500 companies have signed a joint training agreement for school-enterprise cooperation, setting up order classes, title classes, and modern apprenticeship pilot classes Waiting for 78, co-sponsored 4 secondary schools with mixed ownership.
Maoming Polytechnic attaches great importance to the cultivation of students’ innovative spirit and entrepreneurial ability. In recent years, more than 400 students have won prizes at provincial level skills competitions, and more than 50 of them have won national and provincial first prizes. Graduates are welcomed by employers, and the overall employment rate of previous graduates has reached more than 97%, ranking among the top colleges and universities in the province for 6 consecutive years. According to employment data released by the Guangdong Provincial Department of Education, the first employment of college graduates in 2018 The rate is 97.69%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the provincial colleges. According to the third-party data survey and analysis on the social needs and training quality of graduates conducted by China’s first professional company for higher education management data and consulting, the Maxwell Institute shows that since 2012, the overall employment rate of our graduates, Six months after graduation, indicators such as income, job-professional relevance, occupational agreement, and overall employment status satisfaction are higher than the provincial average of higher vocational colleges.
Maoming Polytechnic will firmly grasp the strategic development opportunities for the country to vigorously develop vocational education, and around the province to achieve “four in the forefront of the country”, be “two important windows”, innovation-driven and industrial transformation and upgrading, vigorously promote innovation Connotative development and characteristic development, and strive to build the school into a first-class higher vocational college in eastern, northern and western Guangdong, with engineering as the mainstay, distinctive features and obvious advantages.