Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology
SZIIT ranks first in terms of the operation of school among all vocational technology universities and colleges nationally: It is recognized as a high-level vocational institution in China with the characteristics of ICT and a comprehensive advanced ICT major matrix.
Founded in April 2002 (after the merge of three schools established back in 1982, namely Shenzhen Institute of Education, Shenzhen Industrial School and Shenzhen School of Finance and Economics), Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology (SZIIT) is a public full-time institution providing higher education in Shenzhen. Approved by the People’s Government of Guangdong Province, it has been registered under the Ministry of Education (MOE) and therefore administered by the Shenzhen Municipal People’s Government.
As one of the first batch of schools involved in High Level Higher Vocational School and Disciplinary Development Plan with Chinese Characteristics (‘Double High Plan’), the School is the National Demonstration (core) Higher Vocational Institution, National Demonstration Software Vocational Institution and Pilot School of the ‘Sino-German Automotive Vocational Education Project’ launched by the MOE. It’s now home to three national higher vocational education professional teaching resource libraries (including 1 alternative project).
The campus covers an area of 925,000 square meters (1,389 mu), with a construction area of 584,800 square meters.
There are 1577 faculty members, including 944 full-time teachers, 430 of whom are doctors, accounting for 50% of the faculty team; 89% of teachers are qualified both as academic lecturer and career mentor.
We offer nearly 50 majors related to ICT.
There are over 20,000 full-time students studying here.
The institution offers three-year junior college programs, four-year undergraduate programs and postgraduate programs,
and has been rated among the TOP 50 Chinese higher vocational schools in terms of teaching management, internship
management and teaching resources and TOP 50 service providers
The curriculum system has been developed based on the R&D, application and service for pillar industries in Shenzhen