Jiangxi University of Engineering
Introduction to Xiangnan University
Approved by the Ministry of education, Xiangnan University (湘南学院, website) is a comprehensive full-time regular undergraduate university, which was established in 2003 by the former Chenzhou Normal University, Chenzhou Medical College, Chenzhou Education College and Chenzhou Normal University. Its running history can be traced back to the third women’s normal school in Hunan Province, which was founded in 1912.
The school is located in Chenzhou City, the “18th blessed place in the world” and the “South Gate” of Hunan Province. In 2013, the University passed the undergraduate teaching qualification evaluation of the Ministry of education, and is the “national language and character standardization demonstration school”, “national defense education characteristic school”, “Hunan civilized university”, “Hunan garden type unit”, “Hunan Education Information Innovation Demonstration School”, “Hunan Ordinary University transformation and development pilot University” and “China Applied Technology University (College) union” Members of the league. The school is divided into two campuses, Wangxian and Beihu. The main campus (Wangxian campus) is located at the east foot of the beautiful Wangxianling ecological park.
The school covers an area of 1763.27 mu, with a total construction area of 745400 square meters. The school has 22 teaching units, 2 affiliated hospitals, 3 cooperative affiliated hospitals and 110 cooperative education units of industries and enterprises. The school has 1.562 million paper books and 1.57 million e-books. The total value of teaching and scientific research instruments and equipment is 166.6112 million yuan. There are 50 undergraduate majors, covering 9 disciplines, including economics, law, education, literature, science, engineering, medicine, management and art. The school enrolls students from 27 provinces, cities and autonomous regions, and now has 19532 full-time students.
The school implements the strategy of strengthening the school with talents. The school has 1547 staff, including 1178 full-time teachers. There are 129 professors (including other senior teachers), 365 associate professors (including other senior teachers), and 952 teachers with doctor’s degree and master’s degree. Among the teachers, there are nearly 60 high-level talents, such as national candidates for the “one million talents project”, members of the higher education index Committee of the Ministry of education, experts enjoying the special government allowance of the State Council, provincial discipline leaders, national excellent teachers, Hunan “new century 121 Talents Project” and provincial young backbone teachers. There are 2 part-time doctoral supervisors and 53 master supervisors. There are 341 teachers of “double teachers and double abilities”.
The university has three national comprehensive reform pilot majors and three higher education characteristic majors of the Ministry of education. In 2016, the clinical medicine major passed the clinical medicine professional certification of the Ministry of education. The university has provincial characteristic specialty, provincial comprehensive reform pilot specialty, provincial key construction discipline, provincial application characteristic discipline, provincial excellent courses, provincial excellent online open courses of ordinary universities, provincial excellent teaching team, provincial scientific and technological innovation team, provincial key laboratory, provincial basic course demonstration laboratory, provincial practical teaching demonstration center, Provincial virtual simulation Experimental teaching center, provincial university industry university research cooperation demonstration base, provincial tumor intervention clinical medical technology demonstration base, provincial university enterprise cooperation talent training demonstration base, provincial university enterprise cooperation innovation and entrepreneurship education base, provincial social science research base, provincial university student innovation training center, provincial (Chenzhou) health education popular science base, provincial excellent practice teaching base and a number of other teaching bases Research cooperation platform project. The University adheres to the path of school enterprise cooperation and integration of production and education to cultivate application-oriented talents, and carries out in-depth cooperation with 68 large and medium-sized enterprises and scientific research institutes of colleges and universities. Journal of Xiangnan University is an excellent social science journal of colleges and universities in China.
The school adheres to the school running tenet of “serving the overall development of students, serving the local high-quality development”, highlights the undergraduate teaching concept of “student center, output orientation, and continuous improvement”, comprehensively implements the basic task of “cultivating people by virtue”, and pays attention to the cultivation of students’ innovation and practical ability. In the past three years, students have won 28 national awards and 328 provincial awards in various disciplines competitions. The first employment rate of graduates is above 90%, which is an excellent unit of “No.1 Project” in employment work of colleges and universities in Hunan Province.
Adhering to the motto of “Mingde, erudite, innovative and dedicated”, the University comprehensively deepens reform, adheres to connotation development, transformation development and characteristic development, focuses on training high-quality application-oriented talents for local economic and social development, and strives to forge ahead towards the goal of building an application-oriented university with distinctive characteristics!