Harbin Normal University is located in Harbin, a famous historical and cultural city known as the "Ice City of Summer". It is an important talent training base and scientific research base for education, art, humanities and social sciences and natural sciences in Heilongjiang Province. It is a key construction of Heilongjiang Province. A high-level university is an excellent school for undergraduate teaching evaluation by the Ministry of Education. The school is a national "Middle and Western University Basic Ability Building Project" and one of the 100 central and western undergraduate colleges supported by the state during the "13th Five-Year Plan" period.
The school was established in 1951. Its predecessor was Songjiang Provincial Xingzhi Normal School established by our party in the Northeast Liberated Area in 1946. It has experienced Harbin Teachers College (1951—1956) and Harbin Normal University (1956—1980). In 1980, it was renamed Harbin Normal University. In 2000, Hulan Teachers College and Heilongjiang Agricultural Reclamation Teachers College were merged. In 2002, Heilongjiang Material School (Heilongjiang Material Workers University) merged to form the new Harbin Normal University.
The school adheres to the socialist direction of running a school, promotes the university culture represented by the "spiritual of knowledge", practice the principle of "learning from higher learning, and the model of being upright", and upholds the school motto of "honoring students and promoting perseverance", Persist in establishing morality, improving quality, and innovative development. The school has successively won the titles of "Heilongjiang Province Civilized Unit Model", "National Advanced Unit of Spiritual Civilization Construction", "National Civilized Unit", and "National Civilized Campus".
The school has two campuses in Jiangnan and Jiangbei, covering an area of 3.46 million square meters, with a construction area of more than 1.6 million square meters, fixed assets of nearly 3 billion yuan, and a total value of more than 400 million yuan in teaching and research equipment. A four-in-one exhibition center with the Wenbo Pavilion as the core is built. The library's collection of documents totals 8.9 million volumes, making it a "National Key Ancient Book Protection Unit".
The school has 25 colleges (departments), 83 undergraduate majors, and a number of provincial-level key first-level disciplines (groups) and provincial-level leading talent echelons. The school has a complete bachelor, master, and doctoral degree granting system. There are 9 first-level disciplines for doctoral degree authorization, 22 first-level disciplines for master's degree authorization, 8 professional master's degree authorization categories, and 6 post-doctoral research mobile stations. It is a national education Demonstration base for joint training of postgraduates with master's degrees. Material science has entered the top 1% of ESI's global ranking. The four first-level disciplines of Marxist theory, pedagogy, fine arts and Chinese language and literature have entered the top 30% of the country.
The school adheres to the central position of education and teaching work, highlights the characteristics of teacher education, and continuously deepens the reform of education and teaching. It has been selected for three times in the reform project of the "Excellent Teacher Training Plan" of the Ministry of Education. There are national key talent training support programs such as the national teaching team, the national experimental teaching demonstration center and the national talent training model innovation experimental zone. There are 10 national characteristic majors, 18 provincial key majors, national and provincial 33 high-quality resource sharing courses. More than 100 national and provincial professional comprehensive reform pilot projects and teaching reform achievement awards have been approved.
Since its establishment, the school has delivered more than 400,000 outstanding talents of various types to the society, and a number of world-renowned and nationally-known outstanding figures have emerged: "National Excellent Teacher" Song Lizhi, "National Moral Model" Zhang Lili, "National Labor Model" "Wang Huisheng, "Moving Chinese Character" Qin Yanyou, "Miss World Champion" Yu Wenxia, "Chinese Chess World Champion" Wang Linna, "World Speed Skating Championship Champion" Wang Beixing, "World University Winter Games Speed Skating Champion" Fu Chunyan A large number of alumni have become outstanding backbone teachers and social elites in Heilongjiang and even the whole country, providing important talent guarantee for the country and the economic and social development of our province, and winning wide social praise for the school.
The school has a team of high-level professional teachers. There are currently more than 1,700 full-time teachers, including one leading talent in philosophy and social sciences under the National "Ten Thousand Talents Program", one famous teaching teacher in the National "Ten Thousand Talents Program", one national cultural master and one of the "four batches of talents", "Hundred Thousand Talents" 4 national candidates for the "Ten Thousand Talents Project", 3 candidates for the "New Century Excellent Talents Support Program" of the Ministry of Education, 16 persons enjoying special government allowances from the State Council, 1 first batch of "National University Huang Danian Teacher Team"; "Longjiang Scholars" "10 people, 8 of the provincial outstanding youth fund project winners, 19 people enjoying provincial government special allowances, 13 provincial outstanding young and middle-aged experts, 24 provincial cultural masters and "six batches" talents, 14 provincial-level teaching teachers , There are 17 leaders in the provincial echelon of leading talents.
The school has strong academic research strength. There are 27 scientific research platforms (including key laboratories, engineering research and development centers, humanities and social sciences research bases, think tanks) such as the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Optoelectronic Band Gap Materials. In the past five years, the school has undertaken nearly 500 scientific research projects at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including the National Natural Science Foundation of China and the National Social Science Foundation. It has won more than 220 scientific research awards at the provincial and ministerial level and above, including the National Science and Technology Award and the Ministry of Education's Scientific Research Outstanding Achievement Award in Higher Education Institutions. Our school teachers have published nearly 10,000 academic papers in high-level academic journals at home and abroad, of which more than 2,200 papers were reprinted in full by "Xinhua Digest" and included in international retrieval systems such as SCI, SSCI, and EI. Published more than 280 high-level academic works. It has obtained more than 1,100 authorized patents, including more than 140 invention patents. Five provincial-level societies, including the training and training base for college counselors of the Ministry of Education, the training and training base for teachers of ideological and political theory courses in colleges and universities in Heilongjiang Province, the teacher training center for colleges and universities in Heilongjiang Province, and the Heilongjiang Literature Association are affiliated to our school. The 14 academic journals sponsored by the school, such as "Northern Review" and "Heilongjiang Higher Education Research", have an important influence in the academic and publishing circles.
The school takes full advantage of its location in the center of Northeast Asia and insists on taking the road of international education. It has established close educational technology cooperation and academic exchanges with 71 universities and scientific research institutions in 20 countries and regions including Russia, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Japan, Canada, Australia, Poland, South Korea, Brazil, and Egypt. The school and the Moscow State Surikov Academy of Fine Arts in Russia jointly established the first Sino-foreign cooperative education institution in Heilongjiang Province, "Harbin Normal University International Academy of Fine Arts". Four Confucius Institutes have been established overseas. Among them, the London Confucius Institute for Traditional Chinese Medicine has been named "Global Advanced Confucius Institute" for five consecutive years and has become the first model Confucius Institute in the world. The school was rated as "Advanced Chinese Partner Institution of Confucius Institutes" by Hanban. It is an enrollment institution for "Chinese Government Scholarship Students" and "Confucius Institute Scholarship Students" and a base for the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK). It is also the "International Promotion of Chinese Language in Heilongjiang Province". The location of the “Teacher Training Center”. The school is one of the universities that undertakes the most overseas tour tasks of Hanban.
The school vigorously supports local education and serves economic and social development. The GUS Teacher Education Alliance covering the whole province was established to promote the joint training of teacher education talents by local governments, universities, and primary and secondary schools. The High School Affiliated to Harbin Normal University has maintained a leading position in the country for a long time. The Harbin Conservatory of Music, Qinggang Experimental High School and Shunmai School that have supported the construction have all achieved good social benefits. It has undertaken special performances of "Ha Xia" concerts for 32 consecutive years, built Heilongjiang Modern Culture and Art Industrial Park and Harbin International Oil Painting Trading Center, and actively promoted the construction of a culturally strong province. The school has made important contributions to the "Five Service Plans", "Three Supports and One Support", "Village College Student Plan" and poverty alleviation in the province of higher education. Build high-end think tanks in colleges and universities, and serve the national "One Belt One Road" strategy and the construction of the "China-Mongolia-Russia Economic Corridor-Longjiang Land-Sea Silk Road Economic Belt" in Heilongjiang Province through the transformation of achievements and policy consultation.
Standing in the historical position of socialism with Chinese characteristics entering a new era, Harbin Normal University will hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, guided by Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, earnestly implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, and continue to adhere to the society. Based on the economic and social development of Longjiang, facing the whole country, thoroughly implement the "National Medium and Long-term Education Reform and Development Plan Outline (2010-2020)", follow the "Harbin Normal University Constitution" as the basic follow, and comprehensively deepen the comprehensive education reform, Steadily promote the process of governing the school according to law, continue to promote the healthy development of the school’s various undertakings, and strive to build a first-class normal university in China!