Beihua University is the largest key comprehensive university under the jurisdiction of Jilin Province. It is a university jointly established by the People's Government of Jilin Province and the State Forestry and Grassland Administration. Approved by the Ministry of Education in September 1999, it was formed by the merger of the original Jilin Normal University, Jilin Medical College, Jilin Forestry College, and Jilin Electrification College. The predecessors of the original four schools were the Jilin Junior Normal School, founded in 1906. The Jilin Private Midwifery School was founded in 1928, the Jilin Province Forestry School was founded in 1952, and the Jilin Provincial Vocational School was founded in 1920. The school is located in Jilin City, Jilin Province, a charming rime capital and a charming city in China.
The school has three campuses in the east, south and north and an affiliated hospital. It covers an area of 2.69 million square meters (including teaching and experimental bases), with a building area of 728,200 square meters. The total value of teaching and research equipment is 510 million yuan, and the collection of books is 3.729 million. There are 28 colleges and 1 engineering training center. There are 26,945 full-time students of various types, including 2,244 postgraduates, 24,165 undergraduates, 51 junior college students, and 485 international students in China.
The school has 1,700 full-time teachers, including 954 senior titles; 18 doctoral tutors and 694 master tutors; 4 academicians of the two academies, 1 academician of the American International Timber Science Academy, and hundreds of thousands of "Ten Thousand Talents Program" 10,000 project leading talents, new century tens of millions of talents project national level candidates (first level), special government allowances of the State Council and other national talent titles 49 person-times, provincial (senior) senior experts, provincial top-notch innovative talents, provincial middle-level talents with outstanding contributions There are more than 100 provincial-level talent titles such as young professional and technical talents.
The school has 88 undergraduate majors, 20 first-level discipline master degree authorization points, 18 master’s degree categories (fields), covering 11 disciplines; it has formed 12 provincial-level key disciplines, 15 national-level first-class and Featured majors, 19 provincial-level first-rate and characteristic high-level majors are the leading discipline professional system. It has 2 national experimental teaching demonstration centers and 2 national off-campus practice bases for college students. The Marxist College is the first batch of key Marxist colleges in universities in Jilin Province.
The school has 51 national and provincial scientific research platforms, including the National and Local Joint Engineering Laboratory, the Key Laboratory of the State Forestry and Grassland Administration, and 18 provincial innovation teams. The school is the chairman unit of the Forest Health and Nutrition Branch of the Forestry Society of Jilin Province, and the forest medicine innovation platform is a cross-platform of provincial advantages and characteristics innovation. Take the lead in establishing ice and snow colleges among comprehensive universities across the country, and form the ice and snow education alliance to serve the development of the ice and snow industry. The series of key common technologies for the manufacture of wood-based panels from non-formaldehyde agricultural and forestry residues filled the domestic gap and won the second prize of the National Science and Technology Progress Award. It has promoted enterprise production by 25 billion yuan in three years; forest fire forecasting technology supports Jilin Province without major forest fires for 40 consecutive years. The forest ecological safety has been effectively maintained; the school’s aerospace research team participated in the design and research and development of the ground test equipment for the Change-5 sampling system and built the ground test "Guanghan Palace" for the Change-5; the large-scale history of East Asia compiled by the world history discipline The document "Changbai Series" enjoys a high reputation in domestic and foreign academic circles. During the "Thirteenth Five-Year Plan" period, more than 60 national projects have been approved such as national key research and development projects and major projects of the National Social Science Fund; 115 scientific research awards above the provincial level have been awarded.
In the long-term school-running practice, the school has formed a "one-master, diversity, innovative and practical" talent training system. The school has established a practical teaching base support system with more than 20 national and provincial teaching platforms as the main body, such as the national experimental teaching demonstration center and the national off-campus practical education base for college students. It has carried out fruitful innovation and entrepreneurship practice education activities for college students. It has won 161 national first prizes for the "Challenge Cup", electronic competition, mechanical innovation design competition and other series of brands, and was awarded the "National University Huang Danian Teacher Team" and the National Teaching Achievement Second Prize. The Dragon Boat Team of Beihua University has won 73 gold medals in major international and domestic dragon boat races. It represented Jilin Province in the 13th National Games and the 14th National Winter Games and won 7 gold medals. Ai Zeming was awarded the national honorary title of "National Advanced Individual in Fighting the New Coronary Pneumonia Epidemic" and is the only university student in the country to receive this honor.
The school has established cooperative relations with 68 colleges or educational institutions in 20 countries and regions, carried out various forms of undergraduate and master graduate cooperation training, and carried out undergraduate professional Sino-foreign cooperative education projects with three universities in the United States, Britain and Finland. The Confucius Institute was jointly established by Gangwon University in South Korea. The school is the second batch of national demonstration bases for studying in China. It accepts Chinese government scholarships and Confucius Institute scholarships for foreign students in China, as well as clinical medicine (English-taught) undergraduate education qualification school for foreign students in China, and was rated as the national advanced group for foreign student education in China.
The school effectively expands adult and continuing education, forming a multi-form, multi-level, multi-standard, and multi-channel model of adult higher education, continuing education, self-study exams, and vocational skills training. Continuing education 16,533 students.
The school is a national civilized unit, a national cultural quality education base for college students, a language application training base for the National Language Commission, the country's first batch of outstanding doctors and outstanding agricultural and forestry talent training program reform pilot universities, a national college student innovation and entrepreneurship training program project school, and a national college graduate Colleges and universities with typical experience in student employment and national colleges and universities practice education, innovation and entrepreneurship base.
At present, all teachers and students of the school are guided by Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics, and follow the school motto of "Advocating morality and learning, and striving for self-reliance" and the development concept of "Talents first, a development first, serving Jilin and strengthening North China", To implement the fundamental task of Lide Shuren, deepen comprehensive reforms, accelerate content construction, and make unremitting efforts to build Beihua University into a high-level applied research-oriented provincial key comprehensive university.