Dalian University of Technology is the first new formal university established by the Communist Party of China on the eve of the founding of New China for the construction of the new Chinese industrial system.
Dalian University of Technology is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education, a key construction university in the national "211 Project" and "985 Project", and a world-class A-level construction university. The school aims at cultivating elite talents, promoting scientific and technological progress, inheriting excellent culture, and leading social trends, adhering to the spirit of "being inclusive of all rivers, self-improvement, ethics and learning, and the unity of knowledge and action" as the basic characteristics. It is committed to creating, discovering, imparting, Preserve and apply knowledge, have the courage to assume social responsibility, serve the country, and benefit mankind.
Dalian University of Technology was established in April 1949, when it was the School of Engineering of Dalian University; in July 1950, the establishment of Dalian University was revoked, and the School of Engineering of Dalian University became independent of Dalian Institute of Technology; in October 1960, it was confirmed as a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education; The graduate school was established in April 1986; the name was changed to Dalian University of Technology in March 1988; the "211 Project" was launched in 1996, and Dalian University of Technology was jointly established by the Ministry of Education, Liaoning Province, and Dalian City; the "985 Project" was launched in 2001 Construction, the Ministry of Education, Liaoning Province, and Dalian City will focus on the joint construction of Dalian University of Technology; in 2003, it was designated as a school for central management officials by the central government. In December 2012, the Ministry of Education officially approved Dalian University of Technology to build the Panjin campus in accordance with the guiding ideology of "overall planning, dislocation development, adherence to standards, and innovative models" to run schools at the same standards, grades, and levels as the main campus. In September 2017, approved by the State Council, it was selected into the list of world-class universities for construction of Class A.
The school has 4173 faculty members, including 2642 full-time teachers. The school has 13 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 foreign academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1 academician of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering, 38 part-time academicians of the two academies, and 10 academicians of the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council. The "Changjiang Scholars Award Program" ”38 distinguished professors, 4 chair professors, 22 young scholars, 46 winners of the National Outstanding Youth Fund, 34 winners of the National “Ten Thousand Talents Program” (including 20 leading talents in science and technology innovation, and 2 leading talents in philosophy and social sciences. People, 4 teaching teachers, 8 young top-notch talents), 10 chief scientists of the "973 Program" project, 2 chief scientists of the "973 Program" young scientist special project, 21 national candidates for the Hundred and Thousand Talents Project, Ministry of Science and Technology In the Innovative Talent Promotion Plan, 18 young science and technology innovation leaders are selected, 17 are winners of the Cross-Century Excellent Talent Fund of the Ministry of Education, 4 are winners of the "National Teaching Teacher Award", and 37 are undergraduate teaching teachers in ordinary colleges and universities in Liaoning Province. "Xingliao Talents Plan" 2 teaching teachers; 1043 doctoral tutors, 2,348 master tutors, among the full-time teachers, 911 were employed in senior professional and technical positions, and 1216 were employed in deputy senior professional and technical positions. The school has 5,145 doctoral students, 15065 master students, and 25,442 undergraduate students.
The school adheres to the principle of establishing morality and cultivating people, and pays equal attention to undergraduate education and postgraduate education. It has formed a multidisciplinary education system with science and engineering as the mainstay and coordinated development of science, engineering, economics, management, literature, law, philosophy, and art. The school has a graduate school, 6 departments, 17 independent colleges, teaching departments, 3 specialized colleges and 1 independent college. There are 29 first-level discipline doctoral programs, 136 second-level discipline doctoral programs, 42 first-level discipline master programs, 222 second-level discipline master programs, 26 post-doctoral research mobile stations, and business administration (MBA, including EMBA) , Public Administration (MPA), Architecture, Finance, Applied Statistics, Art, Translation, Engineering Management, News and Communication, Urban Planning, Chinese International Education, Sports, Electronic Information, Machinery, Materials and Chemical Industry, Resources and Environment, Energy and Power, Civil Engineering, Water Conservancy, Biology and Medicine, etc. 19 categories of Master's degree-granting rights, Electronic Information, Machinery, Materials and Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Water Conservancy, etc. 4 doctoral degree-granting rights, and college teachers' in-service master's degree-granting rights. The school has 89 undergraduate majors and 79 undergraduate majors for enrollment, including 23 national-level specialty majors, 21 national-level first-class undergraduate major construction sites under the "Double Ten Thousand Plan", and 27 provincial-level first-rate undergraduate major construction sites. There were 25 engineering education certification (evaluation) majors, and 4 majors were selected into the "Strong Foundation Program" of the Ministry of Education. There are 4 national education and teaching bases (National Engineering Chemistry Teaching Base, National University Student Cultural Quality Education Base, National Integrated Circuit Talent Training Base, National Science Basic Scientific Research and Teaching Talent Training Base), 8 National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centers (Basic chemistry experiment teaching center, engineering training center, electrical and electronic experiment teaching center, basic physics experiment teaching center, civil engineering and water conservancy experiment teaching center, liberal arts comprehensive experimental teaching center, chemical comprehensive experimental teaching center, mechanical engineering experimental teaching center), 3 National Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Center (Chemical Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Center, Electrical and Electronic Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Center, Vehicle Engineering Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Center), 7 national-level teaching teams, is a comprehensive reform of the Ministry of Education's "Three Comprehensive Education" The first batch of ten pilot universities, ten national pilot universities for the implementation of engineering education reform, the first batch of national pilot universities for innovative experimental programs for college students, the first batch of national colleges and universities practice education innovation and entrepreneurship bases, the first batch of national colleges and universities with typical experience in innovation and entrepreneurship, the first Approved the nationwide demonstration universities for deepening innovation and entrepreneurship education reform, the first batch of pilot universities for the Ministry of Education's "Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program", and the first batch of public foreign language teaching reform pilot universities by the Ministry of Education.
The school's engineering and chemistry disciplines were selected into the national world-class discipline construction list, and 20 first-level disciplines were selected into the first-class discipline construction project of Liaoning Province, with rich resources and strong research strength. In the construction of a world-class university, the school focuses on the construction of 7 discipline groups, including chemistry and chemical engineering, construction engineering, equipment manufacturing, mechanics, information science, management engineering, and mathematics, covering 17 first-level disciplines. There are 4 first-level national key disciplines and 6 second-level national key disciplines. At present, 9 subject areas rank among the top one percent in the world, and four subject areas including engineering, chemistry, materials science, and computer science rank among the top one thousandth in the world; 8 subject areas are among the top 500 in the QS World Subject Rankings Name; In the rankings of Shanghai Science and Technology, USNews and other disciplines, marine and ocean engineering ranks 2nd in the world, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering and civil engineering ranks 19th in the world, and computer science ranks 36th in the world; 2020 Thames There are 30 disciplines on the Chinese Discipline Rankings, including 6 A+ disciplines and 20 A disciplines; in the fourth round of national discipline evaluation results, a total of 32 first-level disciplines participated in the evaluation, 7 disciplines entered the A category, and 19 Disciplines enter the B category (including B+, 8); in the ranking of the best disciplines of Shanghai Soft Science, 14 disciplines enter the top 10% of the country. In the first professional degree level assessment in 2016, I got 1 A (Business Administration) and 1 A- (Public Administration).
The school has a number of high-level scientific research platforms, including a national “2011 Collaborative Innovation Center” (Liaoning Major Equipment Manufacturing Collaborative Innovation Center), 3 national key laboratories (State Key Laboratory of Coastal and Offshore Engineering, Fine Chemical Industry) State Key Laboratory, State Key Laboratory of Structural Analysis of Industrial Equipment), 1 National Engineering Research Center (National Engineering Research Center for Shipbuilding), 6 National and Local Joint Engineering Research Centers (Engineering Laboratories) (National and Local E-government Simulation Simulations) Joint Engineering Research Center, National and Local Joint Engineering Laboratory for Energy-saving Control Technology for Industrial Equipment, National and Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Advanced Equipment Design and CAE Software Development, National and Local Joint Engineering Laboratory for Bridge and Tunnel Technology, National and Local Joint Manufacturing Management Information Technology Engineering Laboratory, National and Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Comprehensive Utilization of Thermal Energy), 4 national-level international scientific and technological cooperation bases, 1 National University Science Park (Dalian University of Technology National University Science Park), 1 National Technology Transfer Center (Dalian National Technology Transfer Center of University of Science and Technology), 1 National Technology Center (Dalian University of Technology National Vibration and Strength Testing Center), 1 National Intellectual Property Strategy Implementation Research Base, 1 National Intellectual Property (Liaoning) Training Base; 1 Education Ministries, provinces and ministries jointly established a collaborative innovation center (Liaoning green chemistry and chemical industry jointly established a collaborative innovation center), 6 key laboratories of the Ministry of Education (Precision and Special Processing Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education, Key Laboratory of Industrial Ecology and Environmental Engineering of the Ministry of Education , Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Marine Energy Utilization and Energy Conservation, the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Three-Beam Material Modification, the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Intelligent Control and Optimization of Industrial Equipment, and the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Precision/Special Processing and Micromanufacturing Technology), 5 Engineering Research Centers of the Ministry of Education (Engineering Research Center for Molded Building Materials, Ministry of Education, Engineering Research Center for Manufacturing Management Technology, Ministry of Education, Engineering Research Center for Industrial Equipment Monitoring and Control, Ministry of Education, Engineering Research Center for Advanced Polymers and Composite Materials, Ministry of Education) , 31 Liaoning Province key laboratories, 13 Liaoning Province Engineering Technology Research Centers, 13 Liaoning Province Engineering Research Centers (Engineering Laboratories), 1 Ministry of Education International Cooperation Joint Laboratory, the first batch of national intellectual property demonstration universities, 1 The first batch of national colleges and universities' scientific and technological achievements transformation and technology transfer bases, 3 new-type think tanks of colleges and universities in Liaoning Province, 9 provincial-level humanities and social science research bases; 8 national innovation research groups, 4 key areas of the Ministry of Science and Technology's innovative talent promotion plan Innovation team, 10 innovation teams of the Ministry of Education. Since 2001, the school has won 58 national scientific and technological achievements awards, 30 as the first completion unit, including 2 first prizes for national technological inventions, 1 national scientific and technological progress award (innovation team); provincial and ministerial scientific and technological achievements awards 696 items. Since 2012, it has won 1 China Patent Gold Award, 2 Silver Awards, and 9 Excellence Awards as the first completion unit.
The school is surrounded by mountains and the sea, and the conditions for running the school are excellent. A school structure has been formed with one school, two places (Dalian City, Panjin City), and three districts (Dalian Lingshui main campus, development zone campus, and Panjin campus), with a total area of 3,571,300 square meters and a building area of approximately 1,882,500 square meters Meter. The school library currently has a physical collection of more than 3.59 million volumes (pieces), and has ordered a total of 298 databases on 93 platforms, including about 1.75 million Chinese and foreign e-books and more than 48,000 electronic journals. The school’s existing sports venues cover an area of 196,000 square meters. The school has a first-class smart campus environment. The three campuses have full coverage of wired and wireless networks. The campus card realizes identity authentication, payment and consumption through various methods such as swiping cards, scanning codes, and face recognition, and integrates into the public transportation application functions of Dalian. Dagong e-station self-service area provides information-based self-service for teachers and students throughout the year. The construction and application of informatization are at an advanced level among domestic colleges and universities.
The school is planning new actions in the overall situation of the country’s opening up, creating a new pattern of international schooling, and actively participating in the joint construction of the “Belt and Road” education initiative and building a community with a shared future for mankind under the guidance of the international strategy of "self-centered and open schooling". 260 well-known overseas universities and 23 scientific research institutions in 37 countries and regions have established long-term and stable inter-university cooperation. At present, the school has 3 Chinese-foreign cooperative education institutions (the cooperative universities are Ritsumeikan University in Japan, the University of Leicester in the UK, and the Belarusian National University), and 1 Chinese-foreign cooperative education project (the cooperative university is the University of California, Irvine). The school has more than 150 overseas exchange programs including national public dispatch, joint training, exchange learning, short-term exchange visits, overseas internships, etc. In recent years, it has sent more than 2,000 long-term and short-term exchanges to foreign countries (overseas) each year; it hires long-term and short-term overseas experts annually. There are more than 700 scholars, and nearly 20 national-level foreign cultural and educational expert projects have been approved. The annual average number of teachers is more than 1,700 for long-term and short-term overseas (border) public assignments, advanced studies, conferences, and visits; as of November 2020, the number of international students in the school is 1,194 .
Facing the future, the school will inherit the red gene of great work, carry forward the spirit of great work, aim to build a world-class university with distinctive characteristics, practice the historical mission of "four services", deepen comprehensive reforms, strengthen connotative characteristics, and strive to promote the development of the school to achieve new History spans.