Changchun University of Science and Technology, formerly known as Changchun Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, was founded by the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1958. It is the first institution of higher learning in New China to train professionals in optics. After more than 60 years of construction and development, the school has now become a provincial key university of Jilin Province with distinctive optoelectronic characteristics and national defense characteristics. The reputation of "Cradle of Excellence".
Born from light, it resonates with the development of national education. Mr. Wang Daheng, the founder of the "Two Bombs and One Star", and academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, is the founder and first dean of the school. 16 academicians including Gong Zutong, the developer of China's first optical glass, Wang Zhijiang, the developer of China's first laser, and Xue Mingqiu, the developer of China's first high-precision theodolite, have taught or studied in the school, which has accumulated a rigorous and realistic academic atmosphere for the school. The school has successively been affiliated to the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the National Defense Science and Technology Commission, the Five Ministry of Machinery, the National Machinery Industry Commission, the Ministry of Machinery and Electronics Industry, and the China National Ordnance Industry Corporation. In 1999, it was transferred to Jilin Province as the main management and cooperated with the National Defense Science and Technology Commission. Build together. In 2000, Changchun Building Materials Industry School was merged; in 2002, it was renamed Changchun University of Science and Technology; in 2004, it was identified as a provincial key university. In 2007, the Jilin Province Telecommunication Training Center was merged. In 2009, China's only national-level optical science and technology museum—Changchun China Optical Science and Technology Museum was approved for construction, and the school was built and managed by the school. In 2010, it was approved by the Ministry of Education as a university project of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. In 2012, he was selected as a college of the "Basic Capacity Building Project for Universities in the Midwest". In 2017, he was selected as the "Innovative Talents Introducing Program for Disciplines of Higher Education Institutions". In 2020, it will be selected as category A of the construction project of "High-level applied research university with characteristics of Jilin Province".
Follow the light and promote the development of connotation while strengthening the characteristics. The school has formed a discipline layout featuring optoelectronic technology, combining optics, mechanics, electricity, arithmetic, and materials as its advantages, and coordinated development of engineering, science, literature, economics, management, law, and art. It has built an optical-mechanical-electrical integration and system. The complete optoelectronic discipline system, and the main disciplines of optics, mechanics, electricity, computing, and materials have all been granted the right to grant doctorate degrees in first-level disciplines. It has 1 national key discipline, 4 Jilin Province’s top priority disciplines, 16 Jilin Province characteristic high-level disciplines; 7 post-doctoral research stations, 8 doctoral degree authorized first-level disciplines, and 32 doctoral degree authorized disciplines (including Independently set up secondary disciplines), 20 master's degree authorized first-level disciplines, 101 master's authorized disciplines (including independent set up second-level disciplines), 12 types of master's degree authorization categories; 58 undergraduate majors; independent entrance examinations for master's students The right and the right to recommend excellent fresh graduates to study for a master’s degree without examination. The school currently has 3 campuses, with a land area of 718,000 square meters, a building area of 627,000 square meters, and a total fixed asset value of 2.38 billion yuan. There are 14 teaching colleges, as well as graduate schools, military and sports departments, distance and continuing education colleges and International Education College and other teaching institutions; 7 scientific research institutions directly under the university and 23 scientific research institutions directly under the institute. There are a total of 31949 students of various types, including 613 doctoral students, 4493 postgraduates (including 198 postgraduates studying for master's degree), 16,503 undergraduates, and 221 international students. The school has 2091 faculty members, including 1277 full-time teachers, 287 doctoral tutors, 260 full-time senior vocational students, and 657 deputy senior vocational students; 1 academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 7 dual-employed academicians, He Liang Heli Foundation Science and Technology 1 winner of the Progress Award, 3 members of the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council, 1 member of the "863" Program Expert Committee, 3 "973" Chief Experts, 11 members of the Teaching Steering Committee of the Ministry of Education, and China’s outstanding contributions 4 young experts, 1 "Cross-Century Excellent Talents" from the Ministry of Education, 5 "New Century Excellent Talents" from the Ministry of Education, 1 National Teaching Teacher, 3 National Excellent Teachers, 3 National Model Teachers, National Excellent Science and Technology Work 2 people, 1 national education system professional ethics construction model, 1 national university ideological and political theory teacher annual influential person, 46 recipients of special government allowances from the State Council; 2 national high-end intelligence introduction platforms, national excellent There are 2 teaching teams, 14 outstanding teaching teams in Jilin Province, 2 national defense science and technology innovation teams, and 28 university innovation teams in Jilin Province.
Forge ahead and improve the quality of running schools in the deepening of reforms. The school aims to cultivate high-quality professional talents with innovative spirit and engineering application ability, and has formed a diversified talent training model such as top-notch innovative talents, innovative application-oriented talents, and application-oriented talents. It has Wang Daheng College of Science and Technology, Optoelectronic Information Science International elite classes with engineering. The school is the implementation school of the Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program approved by the Ministry of Education, and the implementation school of the National University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training Program. There are 7 national characteristic majors, 5 national first-class majors, 4 national quality courses, 4 national quality resource sharing courses, 2 national bilingual teaching demonstration courses, 1 national quality video open course, 10 national-level planning textbooks and a large number of provincial-level high-quality teaching resources have won 3 national-level teaching achievement awards. There are 4 national-level experimental teaching demonstration centers, 2 national-level virtual simulation experimental teaching centers, 2 national-level talent training model innovation experimental areas, 4 national-level off-campus practical education bases for college students, and 1 national-level university student science and technology entrepreneurship Practice base, a national (joint) university student cultural quality education base. In the review and evaluation of undergraduate teaching work conducted by the Ministry of Education in 2015, the expert group evaluated the school: its distinctive school-running characteristics, its status and reputation, the level of discipline development and scientific research, and the quality of talent training rank among the top universities of its kind in the country. The school recruits students from 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities across the country. All general undergraduate majors are recruited in one batch, and the quality of the source of students has been steadily improved. Since its establishment, the school has trained more than 160,000 graduates for the country, and the quality of talent training has been highly praised and widely recognized by the society. The one-time employment rate of undergraduates and postgraduates has always been among the top universities in Jilin Province. The school has successively won the "National Advanced Collective for Employment of Ordinary Colleges and Universities", "National Colleges with Typical Employment Experience for Graduates", and "Outstanding Contribution Award for Aerospace Talents". "Top 50 National Universities with Typical Experience in Innovation and Entrepreneurship" and other honors.
Be brave to innovate and play a role in the strategy of serving the country. The school has always adhered to aiming at the country’s major strategic needs, and has built an innovation system consisting of knowledge innovation, technological innovation, and national defense technology innovation. It focuses on laser technology, optoelectronic instruments, optical communication technology, optoelectronic functional materials, modern optical design and advanced manufacturing technology, and computer technology. Technology, nanotechnology and other fields have formed distinctive features and advantages, and scientific research results have been widely used in the Beidou project and the national manned space project, making important contributions to the implementation of major national strategies. The school currently has 1 national key laboratory, 1 national and local joint engineering laboratory, 2 national and local joint engineering research centers, 3 international scientific and technological cooperation bases, 25 provincial and ministerial key laboratories, and 15 provinces and ministries -Level engineering research centers (including scientific and technological innovation centers), 2 provincial and ministerial-level international scientific and technological cooperation bases, 2 provincial and ministerial-level high-end scientific and technological innovation platforms, 5 provincial and ministerial-level collaborative innovation centers, and 1 provincial and ministerial-level public technology research and development Center, 10 provincial and ministerial-level humanities and social sciences bases. In the past three years, it has undertaken more than 1,000 scientific research projects, including a number of high-level projects such as "863", "973" and "National Natural Science Foundation of China". The school actively serves the national and local economic construction, gives full play to the advantages of good subject foundation, strong scientific research ability, and strong technical force, and strives to promote scientific research and development, achievement transformation and industry-university-research cooperation, research and development of semiconductor lasers, solid-state lasers, and photoelectric detection equipment , Biomedical equipment, special effects movies and other high-tech products have achieved good economic benefits. The Science and Technology Park of Changchun University of Science and Technology was approved as the National University Science and Technology Park in 2013.
Inclusive of all rivers and rivers, we are deeply integrated into the "Belt and Road" and go to the world. The school adheres to the international development strategy and has formed a broad and close international cooperation network. It has established friendly cooperative relations with universities and scientific research institutions in more than 20 countries including the United States, Canada, Russia, South Korea, Norway, and Japan. Cooperatively organize universities "Nanotechnology" in the direction of China's leading universities and universities of the Sino-Russian University of Engineering Alliance project. It has the Ministry of Education’s Study Abroad Training and Research Center. It has been approved by the Ministry of Education to cooperate with the St. Petersburg State University of Information Technology, Machinery and Optics, Russia to organize the "Optical Engineering" postgraduate education program, and cooperate with the Delaware State University to organize the "Optical Information Science and Engineering major" undergraduate education project, and a cooperative education project with the University of the West of Scotland in the United Kingdom. In recent years, more than 300 teachers have been sent abroad to study for degrees, advanced studies or participate in international academic conferences. Every year, nearly 100 students are sent to study abroad or study for a degree through the China Scholarship Council and the Inter-School Exchange Program. The school is eligible to receive Chinese government scholarships for international students, and more than 1,000 international students from more than 70 countries come to the school for further study. There is a Confucius Institute and a Confucius Classroom in Buryatia, Russia.
Lide and foster people, and fulfill the original mission under the leadership of the party flag. The school has 22 grassroots party committees (general party branches, directly affiliated party branches). Through the in-depth implementation of the "strengthening cultural construction and soft power project" and the "party flag leading project", the school continues to carry out various forms of pioneering competition and theme education practice activities , To create a positive campus cultural atmosphere. In the service of the modernization of national defense, the school has accumulated a solid military cultural heritage and built a perfect military cultural education system. The spirit of "veteran soldiers", "two bombs and one satellite", and "manned spaceflight" have become teachers and students of the school. Common spiritual character and value pursuit. The school has been rated as a civilized unit of Jilin Province for two consecutive years, and won the honorary titles of Jilin Province’s "May 1st Labor Award", Jilin Province "Demonstration School for School Management", and Provincial Advanced Party Committee.
The new era opens a new journey, and a new starting point bravely assumes a new mission. The teachers and students of the school are guided by Xi Jinping’s thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, guided by the school motto of “being virtuous, knowledgeable, seeking truth, and innovation” and the science and engineering spirit of “aspiration, perseverance, self-reliance, unity of knowledge and action, and pursuit of excellence” , Following the goals established by the school’s second party congress, insisting on taking high-level disciplines, high-level teachers, high-level scientific research, high-quality talent training, and high-standard campus construction as the core, and with distinctive features for early completion Unremittingly strive for a high-level university.