Introduction to Tangshan University
Tangshan University (唐山学院, website) is located in Tangshan City, Hebei Province, the cradle of modern industry in China. It is a public full-time general undergraduate college with a multi-disciplinary coordinated development of engineering, economics, management, literature, law, and art. Established in 1956, it was formerly known as Tangshan Industrial Night University in the former Tangshan Railway College (now Southwest Jiaotong University). In 1985, Tangshan was founded by the Intellectual Support Tangshan of Southwest Jiaotong University. In 1996, the school and Southwest Jiaotong University began to jointly organize undergraduate programs, and have trained 8 graduates. The expert group of Southwest Jiaotong University is still playing a role. In 2002, with the approval of the Ministry of Education, Tangshan College, Southwest Jiaotong University Tangshan Branch, and Tangshan City Workers College merged to form an undergraduate college—Tangshan College. In December 2014, with the approval of the Hebei Provincial People’s Government, Tangshan Branch of Hebei University of Science and Technology was merged into Tangshan College. In 2015, with the approval of the Tangshan Municipal People’s Government, the Tangshan Foreign Economic and Trade School was substantially merged into Tangshan College.
Tangshan University is divided into 4 campuses: West University Road (East, South, and North), Huayan North Road, Hebei Road, and Longze Road, covering an area of 1,253 acres and a building area of 580,000 square meters. There are 20 teaching units such as the School of Intelligence and Information Engineering, the School of Civil Engineering, 14 party and government management institutions and libraries, the journal editorial department, the Institute of Higher Education Development, the teaching supervision and evaluation center, the modern education technology center, and engineering training Center, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center and 7 teaching aids. The school has an advanced campus network and laboratories supporting professional teaching, including the invited academician workstation of Tangshan College, “Hebei Provincial University Mechatronics-Integrated Application Technology R & D Center”, “Hebei University Construction Engineering and Energy-saving Application Technology R & D Center” , “Sichuan Provincial System Trustworthiness Automatic Verification Engineering Lab Tangshan Branch” research institution, “Mechatronics”, “Structural and Vibration Engineering”, “Fine Chemicals”, “Preparation and Application of Micro and Nano Materials”, “Internet of Things” New Technology of Mobile and Internet “,” Building Energy Efficiency and Green Building Testing “Municipal Key Laboratory,” Information and Control Engineering Experimental Teaching Center, Mechanical Engineering Experimental Teaching Center, Environmental Engineering Experimental Teaching Center “were rated as Hebei Province College Experiments Teaching demonstration center; engineering training center, structural laboratory, embedded comprehensive laboratory, automobile training center, clothing experiment training workshop, art design training center, film and television studio, accounting laboratory, etc. Leading level. The total value of teaching instruments and equipment is 172,292,500 yuan. There are 1.31 million volumes of books, 1178 types of paper periodicals, 4.433 million electronic books, and 407,556 electronic periodicals. Established 48 undergraduate majors and some related specialized majors. There are 17,096 full-time, college students and 5,777 adult students.
Tangshan University currently has a total of 1,386 faculty members, including 961 full-time teachers, and the proportion of teachers with senior professional and technical positions reaches 43.15%. The structure of teacher titles, academic qualifications and knowledge is reasonable. The electrical engineering and automation professional teaching team was selected as the provincial teaching team, including one national model teacher, one Hebei provincial excellent expert, two Hebei “teaching teachers”, four Hebei outstanding teachers, and Hebei province having 1 outstanding young and middle-aged expert, 10 outstanding young and middle-aged experts in social sciences in Hebei Province and Tangshan, 5 “Top Ten Teachers” in Tangshan, 4 top-notch talents, outstanding experts and natural science leaders, 4 Teaching teacher “10 people. At the same time, the school also specially invited Wen Bangchun, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Qian Qingquan, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, as well-known international and domestic scholars as visiting professors.
Tangshan University undertakes more than 1,300 scientific research projects at various levels, including 4 national-level projects, 241 provincial-ministerial projects, and 845 municipal-level projects. The cumulative research funding is nearly 24 million yuan. More than 1,670 papers have been published in core journals, and 548 papers have been indexed by SCI, EI, and ISTP. The school undertakes 525 educational scientific research projects at various levels, with a total of more than 1.53 million yuan in teaching and research funds. School teachers have received 100 awards for education and teaching at all levels. Hosted “Journal of Tangshan University”, set up columns such as “Tangshan Economic and Social Culture”, “Research on Li Dazhao and the History of the Communist Party of China”, the academic influence continued to expand, and the quality of journals continued to improve. University journal name column. At the same time, the school has extensive ties with the machinery, electronics, construction and other industries and departments in Hebei Province, Tangshan City and surrounding provinces and municipalities. Japan, Canada, Australia, South Korea and other institutions of higher learning and educational institutions have established good exchanges and cooperation relations, and regularly send outstanding students to study in South Korea and other universities, and often invite well-known scholars at home and abroad to lecture at the school, thereby teaching the school. Scientific research, social practice and talent training provide good conditions.
Tangshan University’s “Control Theory and Control Engineering”, “Mechanical Manufacturing and Automation”, and “Accounting” have been identified as key development disciplines of universities in Hebei Province, and civil engineering and accounting majors have been rated as “professional comprehensive reforms” at the provincial level. The “pilot” construction project, the Mechatronics Education Innovation Heights (including electrical engineering and its automation, mechanical design, manufacturing and automation two specialties) was rated as an innovative undergraduate education college in Hebei Province; “Information and Control Engineering Experimental Teaching Center , “Mechanical Engineering Experimental Teaching Center” and “Environmental Engineering Experimental Teaching Center” were rated as provincial experimental demonstration centers; “Automatic Control Principles”, “Financial Accounting”, “Engineering Drawing”, “Mechanical Design”, “Engineering Surveying” And other courses were rated as excellent courses in universities of Hebei Province; “New Dry Cement Production Technology” and “Building Water Supply and Drainage Engineering” were rated as provincial excellent online open courses; the school actively promoted the reform of the training model of engineering education talents, taking the lead in “Mao Yisheng Promotion” has been set up in local colleges and universities A new mechanism and new way to cultivate talents through the integration of learning and cooperation, school-enterprise cooperation. Computer and college English teaching achievements rank among the top universities in the province. The admission scores of freshmen in this college, the employment rate of graduates, and the admission rate of undergraduates are all in the province. It is at the forefront of similar universities in the country. Since 2017, some of our advantaged majors have been listed as a batch of undergraduate enrollment by the Hebei Province Education Examinations Institute. The school insists on interacting with enterprises to achieve win-win results and exploring the establishment of a collaborative innovation mechanism. Currently, it is in depth with Tangshan Construction Group Through cooperation, we have established provincial out-of-school practical education bases for college students, and cooperated with ChinaSoft International, Sanyou Co., Ltd. and Douhe Power Plant Training Base to carry out construction of out-of-school practical education bases for college-level students.
Tangshan University was awarded the honorary title of “Advanced Party Building Work in Colleges and Universities in Hebei Province” in 2014. The school attaches great importance to the cultural construction of the university. The “Great Tang Painting Academy” enjoys a good reputation. The role of the Urban Cultural Research Center has begun to manifest. The amateur cultural activities of teachers and students are rich and colorful. Since 1992, the school has been named “Civilized Unit” by the Hebei Provincial Party Committee and the People’s Government of Hebei Province twelve times.
At present, Tangshan is in a critical period of industrial transformation and upgrading, the coordinated development of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei coordinated development strategy, and the further expansion and acceleration of Tangshan’s coastal areas, which has brought unprecedented development opportunities to all walks of life. As a local university focused on serving Tangshan’s economic and social development, Tangshan College is determined to uphold the school motto of “striving for integrity and rigorous truth-seeking”, carrying forward the fine tradition of “ruling the school rigorously and teaching rigorously”, based on Tangshan , Facing Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei, serving the Bohai Rim region, teaching as the center, reform as the driving force, quality and development, training high-quality, solid foundation, strong ability, social responsibility, innovative entrepreneurship and international vision of advanced applications Talents, and strive to build the school into an application-oriented university with outstanding school characteristics.