Tiangong University is a full-time general higher education institution jointly established by the Ministry of Education and Tianjin City. The school has a long history. It was founded in 1912. It was renamed Tiangong University in 2000. In 2017, it was selected as a national "double first-class" world-class discipline construction university. One of the first universities to develop textile higher education has now developed into a multidisciplinary comprehensive university with a focus on engineering and coordinated development of engineering, science, liberal arts, management, economics, law, art, and medicine.
The school covers a total area of about 1.95 million square meters, with a total construction area of 860,000 square meters. The school has 5 departments, 22 colleges, 1 academy, and 2 affiliated hospitals. There are currently more than 22,000 undergraduate students, more than 4,700 full-time master students, nearly 500 doctoral students, and more than 1,500 adult education graduates. There are more than 2050 international students (more than 500 graduates).
The school currently has more than 2,100 faculty members, including more than 1,600 full-time teachers, more than 900 teachers with doctoral degrees, and more than 800 teachers with senior professional titles. It has 7 academicians of the two academies, 5 Yangtze River scholars from the Ministry of Education, 5 winners of the National Science Fund for Outstanding Youth, 1 national “Ten Thousand Thousand Talents Program” leading talent, and 6 national candidates for the “Ten Thousand Thousand Talents Project”. Outstanding professional and technical personnel, winner of "Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation Science and Technology Award", winner of "Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award", expert of the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council, winner of the National Science Fund for Outstanding Youth, Youth Project of the Overseas Talents Introduction Program of the Central Organization Department.
There are more than 50 national-level high-level talents including selected candidates and nearly 200 provincial and ministerial-level talents; it has the first batch of colleges and universities in the country, such as the Huang Danian teacher team, the national teaching team, the innovation team of the Ministry of Education and other provincial and ministerial and above high-level teams More than 40 branches were selected as a national demonstration base for training innovative talents.
The school adheres to the development mentality of “strengthening engineering, science, liberal arts, and medicine”, and has formed a good discipline ecological layout that focuses on engineering and multi-disciplinary development. The school currently has 65 undergraduate majors, including 15 national-level first-class majors, 6 national-level specialty majors, 4 municipal-level first-class majors, 15 Tianjin brand majors, and 6 Tianjin strategic emerging industries Related majors, 8 specialties with advantages in Tianjin, 12 applied majors, and 2 majors have passed the certification of engineering education.
The school has 1 national key discipline, 1 discipline selected as the national "double first-class" construction discipline, 5 disciplines selected as the Tianjin "double first-class" construction discipline, 5 disciplines selected as the Tianjin "double first-class" construction discipline (group), 12 key disciplines in Tianjin; 3 post-doctoral mobile stations, 3 first-level discipline doctoral programs, 25 first-level discipline master programs and 11 professional master's degree categories; textile science and engineering disciplines are in the fourth round of national discipline evaluation Obtained A+; 4 disciplines entered the top 1% of ESI in the world. In 2018, he was selected into the discipline innovation and talent introduction program of colleges and universities.
The school attaches great importance to the comprehensive development of students' moral, intellectual, physical, aesthetic, and labor. The school adheres to the principle of combining morality first, ability first, all-round development and personality development. It is student-centered, deepens education and teaching reform, and deeply promotes the nine major programs to improve the quality of undergraduate teaching. The quality of talent training continues to improve, and the graduates are favored by all sectors of society.
There are 4 national experimental teaching demonstration centers and virtual simulation experimental teaching centers, 9 national engineering practice education centers, 15 municipal experimental teaching demonstration centers, and 3 municipal virtual simulation experimental teaching centers. It has 1 national university student cultural quality education base, 2 national off-campus practice education bases for university students, 2 national demonstration engineering professional degree postgraduate joint training bases, 1 Tianjin University student science and technology entrepreneurship practice base, and Tianjin international student practice base 1 The "Maker Space" has been recognized as the first batch of Tianjin Makerspaces and the first batch of National Makerspaces.
In recent years, students have won more than 800 awards at or above the provincial and ministerial levels in subject competitions each year, and a group of outstanding college students and advanced collectives represented by the national moral model Xu Wei have been cultivated. It is a "National University with Typical Employment Experience for Graduates", "Advanced Unit for Research and Practice of Entrepreneurship Education in National Colleges and Universities", "Demonstration University for Deepening Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Reform" by the Ministry of Education, and "Demonstration School for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education and Employment in General Universities in Tianjin" .
The school has strong scientific research and the ability to transform scientific and technological achievements. The school encourages independent innovation and demonstrates the characteristics of modern textiles and national defense and military industry. It has the first national key laboratory in Tianjin municipal colleges-separation membrane and membrane process. The provincial and ministerial joint state key laboratory has established a national-level international joint research center. 1, 2 national and local joint engineering research centers, 2 key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, 8 key laboratories of Tianjin, 2 Engineering Research Centers of the Ministry of Education, 6 Tianjin Engineering Centers, 6 Tianjin International Joint Research Centers There are one Tianjin Humanities and Social Science Key Research Base, with Tianjin Research Center for Socialist Theory System with Chinese Characteristics, Tianjin Collaborative Innovation Center for Membrane Separation Technology, Tianjin Science and Technology Achievement Transformation Center, and Tianjin Industrial Design Center.
In recent years, it has undertaken nearly a thousand scientific research projects of “973” plan, “863” plan, national key research and development plan (subject), national social science fund project, national natural science fund project, and related provincial and ministerial-level scientific research projects. It has won 11 landmark and breakthrough achievements for nine consecutive years has won 13 national science and technology awards, and obtained more than 1,000 authorized patents. The school has formed "advanced textile composite materials", "membrane separation technology", "motor system and its intelligent control", "functional fiber and technical textiles", "fiber interface processing technology", "modern mechanical equipment" and other characteristic scientific research advantages. Many scientific research results have broken International monopolies are used in the prevention and control of major epidemics, national strategic emerging industries and high-tech defense industries.
The school is a Chinese government scholarship-receiving university for international students, and a university with the Ministry of Education's "Quality Certification for Studying in China". The school has established long-term friendly cooperation and exchange relations with more than 110 universities or institutions in more than 60 countries including Germany, Britain, Switzerland, Finland, Australia, the United States, South Korea and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The school was shortlisted for 2 awards in the 2020 Times Higher Education Asia Awards, joined the European Textile University Alliance, established the country's first Confucius Institute in Burkina Faso, and jointly established the "Punjab Tianjin Technical University" with Pakistan's Punjab Province. Inter-university exchanges carry out undergraduate "2+2", "3+1" and postgraduate exchange studies, double degrees and other forms of student exchange programs. Every year, undergraduates and postgraduates are vigorously selected to study abroad. At the same time, foreign and Students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan come to the school to study.
The school actively promotes cultural inheritance and innovation. The school strengthens the construction of campus culture and gives full play to its role in cultural education. It was rated as the "National Civilized Unit", the first batch of "Civilized Campus" in Tianjin, and the "Advanced College for the 10-year Socialization Reform of University Logistics in China", and it was selected as the first batch of the Ministry of Culture. A training base for the inheritors of China's intangible cultural heritage has established an international communication center for Chinese traditional culture.
Peaches and plums, the next from Seikei. Facing the future, under the guidance of Xi Jinping’s new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics, the school will fully implement the party’s educational policy, adhere to the socialist direction of running a school, and uphold the school philosophy of “teaching and research, learning and ability advancing”, and Everbright's “rigorous, strict, The school character of "seeking truth and truth", promote the school spirit of "love the school and morality, encourage learning, be realistic and innovative", focus on national strategies such as the "Belt and Road" and the coordinated development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei. Educate people and cultivate talents for the country, persist in reform and innovation, strive to build a high-level university with world-class disciplines, and make new and greater contributions to building a country with higher education and realizing the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.