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Guangxi University for Nationalities is located on the bank of the beautiful Acacia Lake in Nanning, the capital of Guangxi. The campus environment is beautiful and quiet, the architectural style is simple and elegant, and the humanistic atmosphere is profound. It has the distinctive ethnic characteristics of Zhuang and exotic Southeast Asia. The school is selected as "Global Human Geography" China One of the nine most poetic universities.


Guangxi University for Nationalities was founded in 1952. It was originally the Guangxi Branch of the Central University for Nationalities (now the Central University for Nationalities). It was renamed Guangxi Institute for Nationalities in 1953, Guangxi University for Nationalities in 1958, and Guangxi University for Nationalities in 2006. It is a national nation The affairs committee and the People's Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region jointly build universities, the national central and western universities' basic capacity building project construction universities, and the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region key construction universities. The current school party committee secretary, Professor Bian Chenglin, and the principal, Professor Xie Shangguo.


The successive leadership collectives of the party and the country have always cared about and valued the construction and development of Guangxi University for Nationalities. In 1958, Chairman Mao Zedong met with representatives of our school’s teachers and students in Nanning People’s Park. In November 1990, when General Secretary Jiang Zemin visited the school, he praised: “The environment here is beautiful, and it is a good place for studying and learning.” 2006 In November, when Chinese President Hu Jintao visited Vietnam, he cordially received representatives of our school’s teachers and students who were giving lectures and studying in Vietnam; in May 2010, Xi Jinping, then a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, secretary of the Central Secretariat, and vice president of the State, visited the school. Work, encourage teachers and students to be more agile in studying, learning, and training to become the builders and successors of the cause of socialism. In October 2013, Yu Zhengsheng, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, came to our school for inspection and investigation. Zhu De, Panchen Erdeni Chokyi Gyaltsen, Pabala Gelerangje, Chen Yi, Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Saifuding, Simayi Amat, Wei Jianxing, Zhou Tienong, Li Tieying, Party and state leaders such as Li Zhaozhuo, Chen Zhili, Luo Haocai, Simayi Tielivaldi, Liu Yandong, and other party and state leaders visited the school successively.


The school currently has three campuses: Xiangsi Lake Campus, Siyuan Lake Campus, and Wuming Campus covering an area of about 3,600 acres, with a campus building area of 887,298 square meters, teaching and research equipment worth 423,123,300 yuan, and a library collection of 1,878,739 books. There are 3,063,138 electronic journals in Chinese and foreign languages, 820 current publications in Chinese and foreign languages, and 7,237,631 e-books. There are currently 24 colleges (including 1 independent college), with disciplines covering 11 disciplines including philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, science, engineering, medicine, management, and art. Our school has 4 first-level disciplines for doctoral degree authorization, including ethnology, Chinese language and literature, foreign language and literature, chemical engineering and technology; 16 academic first-level disciplines for master's degree authorization, and 3 second-level disciplines for master's degree Authorization points (excluding first-level subject coverage points); 13 types of professional master's degree authorization points; 82 full-time general undergraduate majors; 1 post-doctoral research mobile station and 2 post-doctoral mobile research bases have been built.


The school currently has 1 national quality online open course, 2 national quality courses, 1 national quality video open course, 2 national quality resource sharing courses, 1 national teaching team, and 5 national specialty construction sites. There is 1 national-level professional comprehensive reform pilot major, 5 national-level first-class undergraduate major construction sites, 1 national-level off-campus practice education base for college students, and 1 national-level talent training base. 1 national-level humanities and social science key research base, 1 regional research center (cultivation center) of the Ministry of Education, 1 key research base of the National Education Development Center of the Ministry of Education, 3 humanities and social sciences key research bases of the National Civil Affairs Commission, China-ASEAN 3 international innovation platforms, 1 Guangxi academician workstation, 3 Guangxi key laboratories, 2 autonomous region-level college students' off-campus practice education bases, 1 Guangxi intellectual property training base, 1 Guangxi science and technology think tank, and autonomous region-level experimental teaching demonstration center 5 There are 2 autonomous region-level virtual simulation experiment teaching centers, 1 Guangxi Engineering Technology Research Center, 1 Guangxi Science and Technology Service Platform (Autonomous Region Technology Transfer Demonstration Institution), 3 Guangxi University Collaborative Innovation Centers, and Guangxi Science Experiment (Research) Center 1 There are 5 key laboratories in Guangxi universities, 10 key research bases (centers) of universities in Guangxi, 2 popular science education bases in Guangxi, and 1 small highland for talents in Guangxi.


The school has 2,343 faculty members, including 1,350 full-time teachers, 238 full-time senior titles, and 394 associate senior titles; 453 full-time teachers have doctoral degrees and 859 have master's degrees; the national "Ten Thousand Talents Program" philosophy and society 1 scientific leader, 1 winner of China's first Lu Xun Literature Award, 1 national intellectual property leader, 1 cultural master and "four batches" talents of the Central Propaganda Department, 8 chief experts of major projects of the National Social Science Fund , 13 experts enjoying special allowances from the State Council, 1 national outstanding teacher, 5 "New Century Excellent Talents Support Program" from the Ministry of Education, 1 outstanding expert from the Ministry of Culture, 6 "Bagui Scholars" from the autonomous region (including 1 Bagui Youth) ), 4 "specially engaged experts" in the autonomous region, 16 outstanding experts in the autonomous region, 3 outstanding teachers in the autonomous region, 1 renowned teaching teacher in Guangxi, 96 doctoral tutor qualifications, and second-level candidates for the Guangxi "New Century Ten Hundred Thousand Talents Project" There are 15 people, including 11 Guangxi cultural masters and “four batches” of talents, 3 scientific and technological personnel with outstanding contributions in Guangxi, 10 outstanding scholars in Guangxi colleges and universities, and 4 candidates for the “Hundred Talents Program” for the introduction of high-level overseas talents in Guangxi colleges and universities. There is 1 small highland for talents in the autonomous region, and 11 high-level innovation teams in Guangxi colleges and universities.


The school enrolls students nationwide and currently has 24,540 full-time students, including 3045 postgraduates, 19,951 undergraduates, 877 junior college students, 346 preparatory students, and 596 international students. Among them, ethnic minority students account for more than 47%, covering 52 ethnic groups including Zhuang, Han, Miao, Yao, and Dong.


Since its establishment, the school has sent nearly 250,000 graduates of all ethnic groups to the country, including nearly 100 well-known experts and scholars, nearly 20 provincial and ministerial leaders of ethnic minorities, more than 200 prefectural and departmental leaders, and state-owned enterprises. Or nearly a hundred leaders of private enterprises, and a large number of graduates serving as leaders of cities, counties, and towns in various parts of Guangxi, especially in poor and backward areas. They have made outstanding contributions to the national unity and development of the country in different positions. Contributions, Guangxi University for Nationalities has become the cradle of cultivating cadres and various senior professionals in ethnic areas and an important base for promoting national unity and progress.


The school actively carries out scientific research and continuously promotes technological innovation. Since 2016, our school teachers have undertaken 144 national-level projects, 391 provincial and ministerial-level projects, and foreign scientific research funds have reached 234,623,800 yuan. The school has won 180 awards at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including 3 national awards and 177 provincial and ministerial awards. Humanities and social sciences: 3 national awards (2 third prizes, 1 mountain flower award), 166 provincial and ministerial awards (8 first prizes, 55-second prizes). Natural science: 11 provincial and ministerial awards (4-second prizes, 7 third prizes). "Journal of Guangxi University for Nationalities (Philosophy and Social Sciences Edition)" successively won the "National Journal Award for One Hundred Key Journals" (2003), "China's Top 100 Newspapers" (2013, 2015, 2017), National University Social Science Journals ( 2019) and other honorary titles; selected into the Ministry of Education's famous column, selected journals for the construction project of the famous periodical (2004, 2006), "Journal of National Social Science Fund Funding" (2012), "Excellent Journal of National Social Science Fund Funding" (2014 Years); Department of Chinese Social Sciences Citation Index (CSSCI) source journals (Nanjing University), Chinese core journals (Peking University), Chinese Humanities and Social Sciences core journals (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences), Renmin University of China Book and Newspaper Information Center "Photocopying Newspapers and Periodicals" "Important reprinted source journals.


The school vigorously implements an international university development strategy. It has established substantive exchanges and cooperation with 172 universities and institutions in 21 countries and regions, and established Confucius Institutes in cooperation with Mahasarakham University in Thailand, National University of Laos, and Tanjung Pura University in Indonesia; it is the first batch of " "National Foreign Language Non-universal Language Undergraduate Talent Base", "China-ASEAN Law Training Base", "China-ASEAN Tourism Talent Training and Education Base", "ASEAN National Chinese Language Talent Training Center", "Overseas Chinese Teachers Training Program in China" Executive School, "Supported by China" "Key Chinese Language Teaching Schools in Neighboring Countries", "Chinese Government Scholarship-Receiving Colleges for International Students", "Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) Advanced Test Sites", "Chinese as a Foreign Language Teaching Ability Test Site", "Confucius Institute Scholarship-Receiving Universities" and "International Chinese Teacher Volunteers The “Professor Program” training and selection institutions; the Thai Ministry of Education has established Thai language proficiency test sites in schools. Since the establishment of the school, more than 20,000 foreign students from 78 countries around the world have been trained. Cambodian King Sihanouk, Prime Minister Hun Sen, Vietnamese President Tran Duc Leong, Deputy Prime Minister Fan Gah Khan, Princess Sirindhorn of the Kingdom of Thailand, Lao Prime Minister Posing, Parliament Chairman Bani Yattod, Deputy Prime Minister Songdi Long, Deputy Prime Minister Song Dignitaries of ASEAN countries such as Sai Pan Tun, Myanmar Vice President Sai Maokang have visited the school.


In recent years, the school has been awarded as "National Civilized Unit", "National Advanced Primary Party Organization", "National Advanced College for Party Building and Ideological and Political Work", "National Model Unit for National Unity and Progress", "National Education Base for National Unity and Progress". "Autonomous Region Patriotism Education Base", "Autonomous Region Civilized Unit", "Guangxi National Unity and Progress Advanced Collective" and other honorary titles.


In the long-term process of running a school, Guangxi University for Nationalities has developed the school motto of "Honesty and erudition, harmony and difference", condensing the distinctive characteristics of "nationality, regionality, and internationality". During the "13th Five-Year Plan" period, by the strategic requirements of the country and Guangxi's economic and social development, and the needs of national unity and development, the school closely focuses on the five functions of personnel training, scientific research, social services, cultural inheritance and innovation, and international exchanges and cooperation. Deepen reforms, accelerate connotative development, continuously improve the level of running schools, and make unremitting efforts to build high-level universities for nationalities with distinctive characteristics.

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