Southwest Minzu University
Southwest Minzu University
Introduction to Southwest Minzu University
Southwest Minzu University (西南民族大学, website) is located in Chengdu, a national historical and cultural city with the reputation of “Tianfu Land”. It is a bright pearl of national higher education in the southwest of the motherland. The school is a comprehensive national university directly under the State Ethnic Affairs Commission, formerly known as the Southwest University for Nationalities, founded in July 1950, officially established on June 1, 1951, and renamed Southwest University for Nationalities in April 2003. In 2005, the National Civil Affairs Commission and Chengdu City were jointly established; in 2015, the National Civil Affairs Commission and the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government and the Ministry of Education were jointly established; in 2016, the Sichuan Provincial People’s Government and the school signed a strategic cooperation agreement. Southwest University for Nationalities is one of the earliest national universities established in New China under the personal care of the older generation of proletarian revolutionaries such as Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai, Deng Xiaoping, and Wang Weizhou. The school has inherited the excellent tradition of running a school that was born in the Yan’an Nationalities College during the Anti-Japanese War. Runyu is in the dawn of the Republic. Phoenix Nirvana is in a period of reform and opening up. In 2003, he was outstanding in the first round of evaluation of the undergraduate teaching level of the Ministry of Education; in 2017, he was awarded the title of the first National Civilized Campus and the fifth batch of National Model Schools for National Unity and Progress.
Southwest Minzu University has always adhered to the school’s mission of “serving to ethnic minorities and ethnic regions and serving national development strategies”, developing in exploration and moving forward in pursuit. After several generations of adults, the school has been tackling thorns and forging ahead. At present, the school contains 12 disciplines including literature, history, philosophy, economics, management, law, teaching, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, and art, covering an area of nearly 3,000 acres. In Chengdu, there are three campuses: Wuhou Campus, Hangang Campus, and Taipingyuan Campus. In Hongyuan County, Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, there is a “High-tech Research Demonstration Base for Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Ecological Protection and Animal Husbandry in Southwest University for Nationalities”. The building area is 112 Ten thousand square meters. It has a very unique ethnic museum and the world’s largest collection of Tibetan studies and Yi studies. There are more than 30,000 full-time students of 56 nationalities; nearly 3,000 faculty members, including nearly 500 doctoral supervisors and master supervisors. The school has gathered a group of outstanding teachers who love their posts and work rigorously. 52 are experts who have enjoyed special government allowances from the State Council, and 2 are leaders in the national “10,000 people plan” philosophy and social sciences and cultural masters of the Central Propaganda Department. “Four batches” of talents, 2 of whom are national top talents of the National “Ten Thousand Talents Plan”, 4 were selected into the Tianfu Ten Thousand Talents Plan, 37 were successively academic and technical leaders in Sichuan Province, and 26 were outstanding experts in Sichuan Province. Nine people have been outstanding experts for the National Civil Affairs Commission, 13 are the leading talents of the National Civil Affairs Commission, two are the Sichuan Province “Thousand Talents Plan” innovation leaders and young talents, and eight are candidates for the New Century Excellent Talents Support Program of the Ministry of Education, 17 Among them are the young and middle-aged talents of the National Civil Affairs Commission, 83 people have been reserved for academic and technical leaders in Sichuan Province, 3 are teaching masters in Sichuan Province, 2 are the first teaching masters of the National Civil Affairs Commission, 1 is the first youth teaching model for the National Civil Affairs Commission, and 35 are School teaching teacher.
Southwest Minzu University has 24 colleges; there are 2 postdoctoral mobile stations, 3 first-level disciplines authorized by doctorates, 24 first-level disciplines authorized by master’s degrees, 13 professional degree authorization points, and 85 undergraduate majors; The first-level disciplines are key disciplines at the provincial (ministry) level; 13 majors have been approved at the provincial and higher levels of the “Outstanding Talent Education and Training Plan”, of which 4 majors have been selected into the national “Outstanding Talent Education and Training Plan”; there are 6 national undergraduate features Majors, 10 provincial undergraduate specialty majors, 19 dual-degree majors, 5 provincial undergraduate talent training bases, 2 provincial experimental teaching demonstration centers, 1 provincial virtual simulation experimental teaching center, 11 provinces (departments) Level key laboratory, 1 provincial engineering technology center. At present, the library has more than 9.8 million books and materials (including electronic literature), and the total value of teaching and scientific research equipment is 517.6 million yuan. The campus digital construction has achieved remarkable results. The school is a national “educational base for outstanding legal talents”, a national preparatory education base for ethnic minorities in colleges and universities, a “national innovation and entrepreneurship base for college practice education”, a university-based out-of-school practice education base for college students, “National Civil Affairs Commission bilingual talent training base,” and “national graduation “Top 50 Universities with Typical Employment Experiences” and “Top 50 Universities with Typical Experiences of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China” have been named “Advanced Collective for Graduate Employment in Sichuan Province” for seven consecutive times.
Southwest Minzu University has undertaken more than 400 national research projects since 2000, including 19 major projects of the National Social Science Fund, 12 major key projects such as the National Science and Technology Plan, 25 national art fund projects, and more than 1,400 provincial and ministerial scientific research projects. Published more than 22,000 academic papers; published more than 1200 academic works; won more than 450 provincial and ministerial scientific research awards and one national science and technology progress award Especially in the fields of animal husbandry and veterinary theory and technology, national economy, national tourism, national culture and information processing of minority languages, it has had a great impact on academic circles at home and abroad. The school has 2 provincial (Ministry) level 2011 collaborative innovation centers, 12 provincial (Ministry) level humanities and social sciences key research bases, 1 provincial new research think tank, and established academician workstations; “National Yi Terminology Standardization Working Committee” “National Committee for the Compilation and Approval of Yi-Chinese Bilingual Teaching Materials in Higher Education Institutions” is attached to the school, and “Sichuan National Education Development Research Center” is settled in the school; the National Civil Affairs Commission, the Ministry of Culture, the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Sichuan Province, and the China Productivity Association have established schools “National Civil Affairs Commission for the Training of Minority Ancient Literature Talents and Scientific Research Base”, “Southwest Research Center for Ethnic and Folk Literature and Art Development Center of the Ministry of Culture”, “Southwestern Ethnic Language Resource Database Construction Base”, “National Bilingual Judge Training Base”, and “Sichuan Province Cadre Education and Training” “University base”, “Sichuan Intangible Cultural Heritage Research Base”, “Chinese Academy of Productivity Science” and so on. The academic journals published mainly include the “Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities” and “Journal of Ethnology”. “Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities” (Humanities and Social Sciences Edition) has been selected as the CSSCI source journal and Peking University Chinese core journal for many years. Journals and Peking University Chinese Core Journals.
Southwest Minzu University is a key unit of Sichuan Province’s opening up. In recent years, it has established strategic cooperative relations with 21 states and counties, including 7 provinces and municipalities, including Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou, Hunan, Qinghai, Tibet, and Chongqing. Academic-research cooperation relationship; Actively participating in the poverty alleviation in Wuling Mountain Area; counterparts in Hongyuan County, Zoige County, and Yanyuan County in Liangshan Prefecture were awarded advanced units of targeted poverty alleviation work in Sichuan Province Promote international exchanges and cooperation in education. So far, experts, scholars, and government officials from more than 70 countries and regions have come to the university for academic exchanges; with the University of Munich, Columbia University, the University of California, Riverside, the University of California, San Diego, and Missouri State Universities, Texas Tech University, University of Virginia, Hosei University of Japan, National University of Australia, Fu Jen University, Taiwan, and more than 60 foreign (foreign) universities and research institutions have established inter-school cooperation and exchange relations; nearly 1,000 people have been selected Students traveled abroad (overseas) for exchange studies, and accumulatively recruited more than 6,800 international students from more than 70 countries. The school cultivates and promotes the core values of socialism, solidly promotes the education of national unity, promotes the exchanges and exchanges between teachers and students of 56 nationalities, and the multicultural exchanges of different nationalities bloom and complement each other. A common humanistic environment. The school insists on educating people with morals and morals, and actively carries out diverse, healthy, and elegant campus cultural activities. A number of achievements in campus culture construction have won the special prizes and first prizes for outstanding achievements in campus culture construction nationwide and in Sichuan province. The Ethnographic Museum is the “National Education for National Unity and Progress” and the “National Education for National Unity and Progress in Sichuan Province.”
Since the establishment of the school, a group of students from Southwest Minzu University has stepped into society and made contributions. Among the 210,000 graduates of various ethnic groups, the first Tibetan doctors and Dai doctors in New China emerged, the first Tibetan generals cultivated by New China emerged, and “reform pioneers” emerged—the party was strictly controlled Many outstanding experts and scholars at home and abroad and a large number of leading cadres at various levels have emerged from the outstanding representatives of the discipline inspection and supervision cadres at home and abroad. They have actively participated in the development of ethnic regions and the cause of national unity and progress. “Usable, reliable, and good” talents. From Kangzang Snow to the north and south of the Tianshan Mountains, from the Bashu earth to the ends of the earth, the tens of millions of universities represented by these outstanding alumni actively practice the core values of socialism, write responsibility with passion and loyalty, and give back to the motherland with youth and life He and the people have made outstanding contributions and played an irreplaceable role in maintaining the motherland’s unity, national unity, and border stability, and promoting economic development and social progress in ethnic areas.
Southwest Minzu University is guided by Xi Jinping’s thoughts of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, and thoroughly implements the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC, the Central National Work Conference, the National Conference on Ideological and Political Work, and the National Education Conference, firmly grasping the direction of running socialist schools, Implement the party’s and the country’s education policy, implement the fundamental task of establishing people in Lide, benchmark the country’s “double first-class” construction, carry forward the “harmonious learning, self-confidence and self-reliance” school spirit, and closely focus on the school’s “three steps” development goal Focus on the implementation of the “three major strategies and eight comprehensive” construction tasks, further highlight the central position of talent training, deepen the comprehensive reform of education and teaching, improve the quality of education, and work hard to build a unique and high-level university that the party and the people are satisfied with. To contribute to the realization of the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.