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North China Electric Power University is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education, and a key construction university of the national "211 Project" and "985 Project Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform".

In 2017, the school entered the ranks of the national "double first-class" construction university, focusing on the construction of the energy and electric power science and engineering discipline group, fully embarking on a new journey of building a world-class discipline and a high-level research university.

The school was founded in Beijing in 1958 and was formerly known as Beijing Electric Power University.

The school has long been under the management of the national power department.

In 2003, the school was transferred to the Ministry of Education and is now managed by the State Grid Corporation of China, China Southern Power Grid Corporation of China, China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd., China Datang Group Co., Ltd., China Huadian Group Co., Ltd., National Energy Investment Group Co., Ltd., State Power Investment Group Co., Ltd., China Three Gorges Group Co., Ltd., China General Nuclear Power Group Co., Ltd., China Power Construction Group Co., Ltd., China Energy Construction Group Co., Ltd.

Guangdong Province Energy Group Co., Ltd. and 12 super large power groups and China The council formed by the Federation of Electric Power Enterprises was jointly established with the Ministry of Education.

The school is located in Beijing, with Baoding campuses, and the two places implement integrated management. The school has more than 3,000 faculty members, more than 20,000 full-time undergraduates, and more than 10,000 postgraduates.

The school occupies an area of more than 1,600 acres with a building area of more than 1 million square meters.

For more than 60 years, the school has fully implemented the party’s education policy, fulfilled the fundamental task of Lide’s cultivation of people, uphold the Huadian spirit of "continuous self-improvement, unity and forge ahead, love the school, dedication, and pursuit of excellence", and cultivated a large number of energy and power talents with both ability and political integrity.

The school has always focused on serving the national strategy and industry needs is actively active in the forefront of innovation, has overcome several technical problems in the development of my country's power industry, and has played an indispensable role in promoting the advancement of power technology.

After entering the new century, the school has implemented the policy of "establishing a school with disciplines, strengthening the school with talents, rejuvenating the school with scientific research, and developing with characteristics", seizing opportunities and achieving rapid development by leaps and bounds.

The school has the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the School of Energy Power and Mechanical Engineering, the School of Control and Computer Engineering, the School of Economics and Management, the School of New Energy, the School of Nuclear Science and Engineering, the School of Environmental Science and Engineering, the School of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, and the School of Mathematics and Physics.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Foreign Languages, College of Marxism, College of Energy Internet, College of Artificial Intelligence, 64 undergraduate majors.

It has 2 national-level key disciplines, "Power System and Automation" and "Thermal Energy Engineering", and 25 provincial and ministerial key disciplines.

In the fourth round of discipline evaluation, electrical engineering and power engineering and engineering thermophysics are ranked separately Listed in Grade A and Grade A.

"Engineering", "Environment/Ecology", "Material Science", "Chemistry" and "Social Science" are among the top 1% of ESI's global rankings, among which the "Engineering" discipline is among the top global Top 100 and top 1‰ ranks.

6 Post-doctoral research mobile stations, 7 first-level discipline authorization points for doctoral degrees, 23 first-level discipline authorization points for master's degree, and 13 masters in energy and power, engineering management, and business administration.

The authorized categories of professional degrees have formed a complete education system for cultivating undergraduates, masters, and doctors.


North China Electric Power University (Beijing)


The school has a proactive, high-quality, and reasonable structure of high-level teachers. There are 1,939 full-time teachers, including 423 with senior and senior positions and 701 with deputy senior positions.

There are 2 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 7 dual-employed academicians, more than 100 other high-level talents, and many high-level research teams.

The school takes talent training as its core work, and has formed the talent training characteristics of “thick foundation, emphasis on practice, strong ability, and innovation”.

It became the first batch of universities to implement the “Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program” of the Ministry of Education, and initiated the establishment of the “Excellent Engineer in the Electric Power Industry”. Cultivate school-enterprise alliance".

The school currently has 8 national-level first-class majors, 11 national-level characteristic majors, 4 national strategic emerging industry-related majors, 2 national-level quality online open courses, 6 national-level quality open courses, and 2 national-level teaching teams, 1 national-level teaching teacher, 3 national-level experimental teaching demonstration centers, 3 national-level engineering practice education centers, 3 national-level virtual simulation experimental teaching centers, and 1 national-level talent training model innovation experimental zone.

The school actively participates in the construction of the national innovation system and has achieved remarkable results in important fields such as new energy, UHV, smart grid, clean coal power, and nuclear power.

There are currently 3 national-level scientific and technological innovation platforms and 1 national-level international scientific and technological cooperation. Base, 6 colleges and universities subject innovation and intelligence introduction bases, as well as 29 provincial and ministerial science and technology platforms and research bases, the school was selected as the national innovative talent training demonstration base.

Since the "Tenth Five-Year Plan", it has undertaken more than 3,700 vertical projects such as the National Key R&D Program, National Science and Technology Major Projects, "973", "863", National Science and Technology Support Program, National Natural Science Foundation, etc, and has won the national, provincial and ministerial level of scientific and technological progress.

There are more than 400 awards. Scientific research funding is growing rapidly, and the three major international search rankings of scientific papers rank in the forefront of universities directly under the Ministry of Education.

Relying on the university council platform, the school continues to deepen the cooperation of industry, university, and research, and has reached a strategic partnership with more than 100 large-scale energy and power companies at home and abroad, and jointly established the "Smart Grid Collaborative Innovation Center", "Smart Power Generation Collaborative Innovation Center", "Energy Internet College", etc.

Several key school-enterprise cooperation platforms jointly undertake major R&D projects and accelerate the development and industrialization of scientific and technological achievements.

The school has built a multi-faceted government-industry-university-research cooperation platform and signed strategic cooperation agreements with more than 20 local governments to focus on strategic emerging industries.

Deepen exchanges and cooperation, and achieve remarkable results in promoting regional scientific and technological innovation and promoting local economic development; the school actively promotes inter-school cooperation.

As the main sponsor, participates in the formation of the Beijing High-tech University Alliance, realizes the sharing and complementation of advantageous resources between universities, and promotes the school's International collaborative innovation.

The school makes every effort to promote the process of international education, conduct substantive exchanges, and cooperation with more than 140 internationally renowned universities and research institutions.

Comprehensively carry out projects such as student exchanges, scientific research cooperation, and exchange visits of experts, set up various Sino-foreign cooperative education projects, and actively expand their visit to China The scale of international students and the level of international schooling continue to improve.

The school actively implements the national "Belt and Road" initiative, actively undertakes national diplomatic tasks, and undertakes several national foreign aid training projects; signed the "Belt and Road" Energy Institute partnership memorandum with 15 overseas universities such as Moscow Power Institute in Russia.

Served as Shanghai Cooperative University Energy is the leading Chinese institution to establish an energy think tank of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization University. to build the largest Confucius Institute in North America, the Western Kentucky Confucius Institute.

In November 2017, the school held the second party member congress and planned a blueprint for the school’s development for a period of time in the future: After five years of construction, the overall level of the subject of "Energy Power Science and Engineering" has entered the world's most popular, and it has become a research university.

On this basis, it will take another 10-15 years. By 2035, the overall level of the discipline of "Energy Power Science and Engineering" will be at the forefront of the world, and the overall level of the discipline of "Energy Power Science and Engineering" will be at the forefront of the world, and the characteristics will be fully realized.

A clear goal of building a high-level research university will lay a solid foundation for building a world-class university.

At the same time, it has been clarified that the school’s overall development approach is to adhere to the "one fundamental", closely follow the "two major tasks", grasp the "three orientations", and highlight the "four key points", that is, adhere to the fundamentals of the party's leadership and closely follow the morals.

People and improve the quality of two major tasks, to seize the reform and innovation, feature development, three key open education-oriented disciplines prominent, team building, technological innovation, cultural construction four key boosts the overall level of comprehensive school improvement.

In October 2018, the school brought together the majestic strength of all Huadian people and successfully held a rich, significant, and far-reaching Jiazi school celebration.

Through the holding of the 60th anniversary of the school’s innovation and development conference, the re-editing of the "School History", and the selection of Huadian figures and outstanding alumni of the school’s 60th anniversary, the achievements of the school were demonstrated, the spirit of Huadian was promoted, the social influence was expanded, and the strength for development was gathered.

In 2019, the school will be guided by strengthening the party’s political construction, with the theme of “not forgetting the original heart, keeping in mind the mission” as the mainline, taking the National Day parade ideological and political education as the starting point, and focusing on the top-level design to promote the comprehensive reform of the school, in-depth planning, Comprehensive deployment and efforts to promote the implementation of the work.

The ideals and beliefs of the teachers and students of the school have become stronger, the sense of mission and responsibility has been strengthened, the sense of forge ahead in managing entrepreneurship and overcoming difficulties has been strengthened, and the political character of loyalty and clean responsibility has become stronger.

Standing on a new starting point for carrying on the past and opening up the future, facing a prosperous new era.

The school will be guided by Xi Jinping’s new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics and the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, thoroughly implement the spirit of the National Education Conference, and take the "nine persistence" as the fundamental Follow, accelerate the promotion of "double first-class" characteristics, high-quality construction.

Make every effort to cultivate socialist builders and successors who develop comprehensive development of morality, intelligence, physical education, art, and labor, and write Huadian’s "stroke pen" in the process of higher education reform and development.

Work hard to build the school into a high-level research university with distinctive characteristics as soon as possible! To realize the Chinese Dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation, continue to make new and greater contributions to Huadian!

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