Northeastern University was founded on April 26, 1923. It is a university with a glorious tradition of patriotism. From August 1928 to January 1937, the famous patriotic general Zhang Xueliang served as president. 1931 "Nine • 18" incident, the school was forced into exile Northeastern University, in March 1949, on the basis of the establishment of Shenyang Institute of Technology Faculty of Science and Institute of Technology (part) of the Northeastern University. In August 1950, known as the Northeast University of Technology, March 1993, re-named Northeastern University, January 1997, incorporated into the original Shenyang Gold Institute, Northeastern University, September 1998, transferred to Jiaoyu Bu directly under the university. The school is one of the first batches of universities in the country to be key construction of "Project 211 " and " Project 985 ". In September 2017, it entered the ranks of first-class university construction universities. In the course of running a school for nearly a hundred years, Northeastern University has always adhered to the same direction as the country's development and national rejuvenation, and has formed the school motto of "continuous self-improvement, unity of knowledge and action". Historically, the teachers and students of Northeastern University were the main force and pioneers of the "December 9th" movement. During the construction period, the school successively developed the first analog electronic computer in China, the first domestically produced CT, the first piece of super steel and vanadium. A large number of high-level scientific research results such as new technology of titanium magnetite smelting, energy-saving theory and technology of iron and steel industry, controlled rolling and controlled cooling technology, hybrid intelligent optimization control technology, etc., established the first university science park, in technological innovation, transfer and production The school-running characteristics have been formed in the aspect of cooperation in study and research.
Northeastern University is located in Shenyang City, Liaoning Province, the central city of Northeast China. Northeastern University Qinhuangdao Branch is located in Qinhuangdao City, Hebei Province. The school occupies a total area of 2.55 million square meters and a building area of 1.8 million square meters. The school has 4473 faculty members, including 2792 full-time teachers. There are 5 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and 4 overseas academicians. 114 were selected for the National Talent Project, 53 were selected for the National Youth Talent Project, 102 were New Century Outstanding Talents from the Ministry of Education, and 4 were innovated by the National Natural Science Foundation of China. The school has more than 100 research institutions, including 10 national science and technology bases such as the State Key Laboratory and the National Engineering (Technology) Research Center. National Innovation Center has coordinated two, collaborative innovation centers in Liaoning Province 3.
Northeastern University is a multidisciplinary university with a focus on engineering, covering philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, science, engineering, management, art, etc. The engineering discipline has entered the top 1 ‰ of the ESI world. Offers 76 undergraduate majors, including 15 national professional characteristics, national first-class undergraduate specialty construction 15; existing 24 doctoral levels, 121 disciplines doctoral, 36 master's degree level subjects, 183 second-level discipline master's programs, 4 engineering doctoral degree categories and 15 master's professional degree categories; 19 post-doctoral mobile stations; 3 first-level disciplines of national key disciplines, 4 second-level disciplines of national key disciplines, 1 There are 16 national key (cultivation) disciplines, covering a total of 16 secondary disciplines. The school has fully released the driving and radiation role of first-class discipline construction and has formed a discipline construction pattern of peak leadership, plateau support, excellence promotion, characteristic influence, and sustainable development.
Northeastern University currently has more than 48,000 undergraduates, postgraduates, and doctoral candidates. Centering on the fundamental task of fostering people, the school has achieved fruitful results in the cultivation of top-notch innovative talents, the updating of teaching concepts, the research of teaching methods, and the exploration of training models. With the "Implementation Plan for the Construction of First-class Undergraduate Education of Northeastern University" and "The Action Plan for Excellence in Undergraduate Education of Northeastern University ( 2017-2023 )", significant progress has been made in the reform of talent training. In the evaluation of the national college discipline competition 2015-2019, the total number of student awards is ranked Ranked 3rd in the country and 10th in the total score. Since the "13th Five-Year Plan", Northeastern University has added 3 national teaching achievement awards, the first batch of 39 national first-class undergraduate courses has been approved, and 7 new engineering research and practice projects have been approved by the Ministry of Education. Students won 358 international awards in innovation and entrepreneurship competitions, 1,677 national awards, 1,315 outstanding innovation and entrepreneurship projects, and 257 patents. A total of 74 student entrepreneurial companies have landed. The quality of student sources, the employment rate of graduates and employment quality remained at a relatively high level.
The school adheres to the scientific research direction of serving the national strategy and regional development, encourages free exploration, promotes collaborative innovation, the level of basic research is steadily improved, and the competitiveness of technological innovation continues to increase. Since the "Thirteen Five", the university has undertaken various projects 6650, and above provincial and ministerial level science and technology awards 214, in which the National Science and Technology Progress Award and the National Zirankexue second prize and other national science and technology award nine provincial department 61 first-class prizes; 3,824 national patents, including 3,390 invention patents; 22,559 papers included in the three major searches.
The school has formed a unique comparative advantage in terms of technological innovation, technology transfer and achievement transformation. It has explored an effective way of combining government, industry, university, research and application, and realized the benign interactive development of disciplines, talents, scientific research, and industry. The school was selected as one of the first batches of pilot demonstration bases for the transformation of scientific and technological achievements of colleges and universities of the Ministry of Education and the National Development and Reform Commission's 100 best cases of comprehensive innovation reform experiments. The 2017-2018 scientific and technological achievements transformation transaction volume directly affiliated universities ranked 5th. The school adheres to the new generation of information technology, new materials, life and health and cross-cutting frontiers of science and technology, promotes the construction of the university science park, and lays a new important foundation for Northeastern University to serve the national economic construction and the comprehensive revitalization of the northeast old industrial base.
The school faces the world and is open to running schools. It has established long-term and stable cooperative relations with 249 universities and research institutions in 37 countries and regions; it has built 5 " University Discipline Innovation and Intelligence Introduction Bases " and 1 International Cooperation Joint Laboratory, 3 Sino-foreign cooperative education projects and 1 Sino-foreign cooperative education institution, to establish the world's first Confucius Institute for Science and Technology in Belarus, with the Polish Research Center, the Australian Research Center, the Goethe Language Center, the American Cultural Center and other cross-cultural academic exchange platforms. Continue to promote the construction of an international faculty team and an international innovative talent training system. On average, about 600 well-known overseas experts are invited to give lectures or cooperative scientific research in the school every year, and about 1,500 teachers and students are sent to more than 50 countries and regions to carry out the country every year. Overseas exchange programs such as public dispatch, scientific research cooperation, joint training, and overseas internships. There are currently 845 international students in the school.
The school has always adhered to the mission of fostering people’s original aspirations, educating people for the party, and cultivating talents for the country, focusing on cultivating newcomers who are responsible for national rejuvenation and leading the construction of first-class universities with strong party-building work. It has been awarded the "National Advanced Primary Party Organization" twice. ”, was selected as the first batch of 10 “ National Party Building Work Demonstration Universities ” to cultivate and establish units, the first batch of 10 “ Three Alls Education ” comprehensive reform pilot universities, the first batch of 10 “ one-stop ” student community comprehensive management model construction pilot universities And the second batch of pilot units for the construction of educational financial media.
Facing the future, Northeastern University is guided by Xi Jinping's thoughts on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, continues to follow the school-running mission of "education of talents," centered on school goals and positioning, and firmly follows the path of "innovative, distinctive, and open" development. Make unremitting efforts to build "a world-class university with Chinese characteristics that will play a leading role in China's new industrialization process".