More than sixty years of hard work, more than sixty years of spring and autumn. The north of Mingguang, the south of Jimena, the ancient city wall, witnessed the never-passing electric wave; the soaring geese, the ginkgo Biloba, the solid land, carried the legend of the Whampoa of Information.
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education, jointly established by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, and the first batch of "211 Project" construction. It is a key university of the "985 Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform" project. Multidisciplinary, research-oriented universities with engineering disciplines as the mainstay and coordinated development of engineering, management, liberal arts, and sciences are important training bases for IT talents in my country. In 2017, the two discipline groups "Information Network Science and Technology Discipline Group" and "Computer Science and Network Security Discipline Group" entered the ranks of first-class discipline construction.
The school adheres to the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, adheres to the fundamental task of cultivating morality, and takes root in China to run a socialist university with Chinese characteristics. The school has always shouldered the family and country feelings of "posting thousands of miles of national lines". Since the establishment of the school in 1955, after more than 60 years of construction and development, the school's full-time education has formed a school-running pattern with a strong information background, distinctive professional characteristics, and outstanding disciplinary advantages. The school now has School of Information and Communication Engineering, School of Electronic Engineering, School of Computer (National Demonstrative Software School), School of Cyberspace Security, School of Artificial Intelligence, School of Modern Post (School of Automation), School of Economics, and Management, School of Science, School of Humanities There are 14 teaching units, including the School of Digital Media and Design Art, the School of Marxism, the School of International Studies, the School of Online Education (Continuing Education), and the Department of Physical Education, as well as a graduate school. At present, the disciplines and majors have covered 9 disciplines, including science, engineering, literature, law, economics, management, education, philosophy, and art, involving 22 first-level disciplines. The school's information and communication engineering, computer science and technology, and electronic science and technology were rated as Class A disciplines in the fourth round of discipline evaluation by the Ministry of Education. Among them, information and communication engineering achieved excellent results of A+.
The school has a Haidian campus and a Changping campus. There are more than 27,000 full-time undergraduate, master, doctoral and international students, and nearly 55,000 officially registered part-time students.
In recent years, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications has focused on major national strategic needs, guided by the strategic goal of network power, followed the law of higher education, and in accordance with the strategic thinking of "comprehensive reform and scientific development", firmly established career-oriented thinking, and continuously promoted school education. Comprehensive reform. With the joint efforts of all teachers and students, the reform and development of the school have entered a new stage.
Firmly establish the idea that talent training is the fundamental task of colleges and universities, vigorously promote the implementation of "quality projects", actively promote undergraduate education and teaching reform and postgraduate training mechanism innovation, and achieve the coordinated development of quality and scale. In March 2008, the Ministry of Education officially announced that our school had passed the "Undergraduate Teaching Level Assessment" with "excellent" results, marking that the quality of our school's talent training has reached a new level. In recent years, our school has published hundreds of excellent doctoral dissertations, national quality courses, Beijing quality courses, national bilingual teaching demonstration courses, general higher education quality textbooks, national teaching team, Beijing excellent teaching team, and national education achievements. Good results have been achieved in various selections at all levels, such as the Beijing Municipal Education Achievement Award and Beijing Education Achievement Award. For a long time, our school’s student employment rate has remained at the leading level among universities in the country. It has excellent results in major competitions for college students at home and abroad represented by English, electronics, mathematics, and physics competitions, and ranks among the top universities in the country. For nine consecutive years, it has established the college students' innovation and entrepreneurship achievement exhibition exchange meeting and innovation and entrepreneurship forum and established the postgraduate innovation and entrepreneurship achievement exhibition, and student innovation and entrepreneurship practice activities have achieved outstanding results.
Always adhere to the guiding ideology that teachers are the foundation for running schools, and actively promote the "talent project", the talent team continues to grow, and the teacher structure is continuously optimized. At present, our school has a team of academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, foreign academicians, chief scientists of the 973 project, innovative research groups of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, national-level candidates for the "New Century Talent Project", and national-level outstanding candidates. Contributing expert, winner of the "National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars", winner of the "Cross-Century Excellent Talents Program" of the Ministry of Education, winners of the "New Century Excellent Talents Support Program", Beijing Excellent Teaching Team, Beijing Science and Technology Rising Star, provincial and ministerial level "Young Subject Leaders", Provincial and Ministerial "Outstanding Young Key Teachers", Government Special Allowance Experts, National Teaching Teachers, etc. are the backbones of a strong teaching team. Teachers with doctoral and master's degrees account for 88% of the total number of full-time teachers, and there are nearly 100 foreign teachers.
Focusing on the construction of "Project 211" and the construction of "985 Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform", we will continue to strengthen discipline construction and further optimize the discipline layout. At present, the school has 10 first-level disciplines authorized for doctoral degrees, 22 first-level disciplines authorized for master's degrees (including 10 first-level discipline doctoral programs), 7 types of professional master's degree authorization points, and 43 undergraduate majors. There are 6 post-doctoral research mobile stations. The disciplines cover 9 disciplines, including science, engineering, literature, law, philosophy, economics, management, education, and art, and a multidisciplinary discipline structure with prominent advantages of information disciplines and mutual support of engineering, management, arts, and sciences has been initially formed. In terms of key discipline construction, our school currently has 2 first-level national key disciplines, 7 Beijing key disciplines, and 8 ministerial key disciplines.
Strengthen the construction of bases and the sound development of scientific research work. Our school has a number of high-level scientific research bases represented by the State Key Laboratory, the National Engineering Laboratory, the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education, the Engineering Research Center of the Ministry of Education, and the Discipline Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base of the Ministry of Education. The school has 2 national key laboratories, 5 national engineering laboratories (2 of them are the lead and 3 are cooperation), 2 of the Ministry of Education Engineering Research Center, 5 of the Ministry of Education “111 Innovation Base”, Beijing There are 1 laboratory and 9 ministerial-level key laboratories of various types. Based on base construction and team building, our school’s scientific research work has shown rapid growth in both quality and quantity. In recent years, he has won dozens of National Science and Technology Invention Awards, National Science and Technology Progress Awards, and provincial and ministerial scientific research awards. At the same time, our school has built a national university science and technology park, which has laid a good foundation for promoting the transformation of scientific and technological achievements.
Strengthen international cooperation and exchanges, and further improve the level of international education. In 2004, with the approval of the Ministry of Education, our school began to implement a bachelor's degree joint training program with Queen Mary University of London and established the International College. In recent years, the International Academy has been widely praised by the whole society for its strict management and high-level talent training quality. In 2011, the Confucius Institute was established in cooperation with Fiji University of the South Pacific. In 2017, the Confucius Classroom in the Cook Islands was awarded the title of "Advanced Confucius Classroom". Our school has established deep cooperation and exchange relationships with more than 150 well-known universities, scientific research institutions, and well-known enterprises abroad (overseas).
Our school has established the "Communication and Network Core Technology Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base", "Advanced Intelligence and Network Service Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base", "Wireless Network Convergence Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base", and "Information Network System Construction and Convergence Discipline Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Base" "Information network system construction and integration of innovative disciplines, innovation and intelligence introduction bases" and other five national "111" innovation and intelligence introduction bases have introduced the world represented by Nobel Prize winner Joles Alferov First-class academic masters and scientific research scholars have formed a strong international research team. Actively host high-level and high-level international conferences, build an academic exchange platform between the school and international high-level universities, enhance the academic exchanges and dialogues between the school and international high-level universities, and further enhance the school's international influence.
Under the guidance of the school spirit of "Unity, Diligence, Strict and Innovation", the school motto of "Honesty, erudition, dedication and joy" and the BUPT spirit of "Advocating dedication and pursuit of excellence", Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications is moving towards building a world-famous The ambitious goal of a high-level research university is advancing in great strides.