Tianjin University of Technology is a multidisciplinary university with a focus on engineering and a combination of engineering and science, and the coordinated development of engineering, science, management, art, and other disciplines. Formerly known as Tianjin Institute of Technology, the school began to enroll undergraduates in the name of Tianjin University Polytechnic Branch in 1979, and was formally established in 1981 with the approval of the State Council.
In 1996, the former Tianjin Institute of Technology merged with the three undergraduate colleges of the former Tianjin University Branch, Tianjin University Mechanical and Electrical Branch, and Tianjin University Metallurgical Branch to form the new Tianjin Institute of Technology. Approved by the Ministry of Education, it was renamed Tianjin University of Technology in 2004.
The school is located at No. 391 Binshui West Road, Xiqing District, Tianjin, with a total area of 1,594,200 square meters and a building area of 769,600 square meters. There are more than 28,000 full-time students with a bachelor degree or above. There are 15 professional colleges, and there are also institutions such as continuing education colleges, engineering training centers, and physical education departments. There are 66 undergraduate majors, 22 first-level discipline master programs, 3 first-level discipline doctoral programs (materials science and engineering, computer science and technology, management science and engineering), and 2 first-level discipline post-doctoral research stations (materials) Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Technology), 12 key disciplines in Tianjin (Computer Science and Technology, Material Science and Engineering, Management Science and Engineering, Electronic Science and Technology, Chemical Engineering and Technology, Control Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Science and Engineering, Cyberspace Security, Physics).
The school was approved for 19 national first-class undergraduate professional construction sites, 4 characteristic majors of the Ministry of Education, 2 comprehensive reform pilot projects of the Ministry of Education "Undergraduate Teaching Engineering" majors, 5 majors of the Ministry of Education Excellence Program; a national experimental teaching demonstration center has been established 2, 1 national virtual simulation experiment teaching center, 1 national virtual simulation experiment teaching project, 3 national engineering practice education centers, 2 national "undergraduate teaching engineering" off-campus practice education base construction projects for college students.
There are 14 national quality and planning textbooks, 3 first batch of national first-class undergraduate courses, 3 excellent video open courses of the Ministry of Education and 3 national quality resource sharing courses, and 8 national teaching achievement awards. The school actively promotes the reform of engineering education, and 10 majors have passed the certification of engineering education.
Pay attention to the construction of a teaching and research innovation platform. There are 1 national engineering laboratory, 2 key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, 1 international cooperation joint research laboratory of the Ministry of Education, 2 engineering research centers of the Ministry of Education, 1 innovative talent training demonstration base of the Ministry of Science and Technology, and national foreign experts The Ministry of Education has 1 joint innovation and intelligence introduction base, 1 science and technology achievement transformation and technology transfer base of higher education institutions of the Ministry of Education, 10 Tianjin Key Laboratories, 9 Tianjin Engineering Centers, 2 Tianjin Humanities and Social Sciences Bases, and Tianjin One city think tank was selected as a national intellectual property pilot university.
The building area of the library is 46,000 square meters, and the wireless network covers the whole library. There are more than 2.15 million paper books, 1.931 million e-books, and 34,000 electronic journals. It has Elsevier ScienceDirect, IEL, ACS, Wiley, RSC, SciFinder, SCI There are more than 60 high-level databases in Chinese and foreign languages such as EI, CNKI, etc. The language room, multimedia classrooms, laboratory equipment are advanced; the university student activity center, gymnasium, track and field stadium and other facilities are complete.
The school has strong teachers. There are 1,878 faculty members, including 1,347 full-time teachers, 767 PhD teachers and 648 teachers with senior professional titles. The school thoroughly implements the strategy of strengthening the school with talents, and adheres to the principle of prioritizing the development of talents.
At present, the school has 11 national-level talents including academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, national outstanding youths, national outstanding youths, Yangtze River scholars from the Ministry of Education, candidates for the National "Overseas High-level Talent Introduction Program", and national-level teaching teachers, and 155 provincial and ministerial-level talents. There are 14 high-level innovation teams, which have focused on creating a team of high-quality professional and innovative teachers with both ability and political integrity.
The school vigorously implements an international strategy. Established friendly cooperative relations with 137 well-known universities and scientific research institutions in 36 countries and regions; conducted undergraduate and postgraduate cooperation with universities in Canada, Japan and other countries, and cultivated China’s first batch of masters in project management; "New Energy Materials "The innovation and talent introduction base was selected into the "111 Plan" of the Ministry of Education and the National Foreign Technical College.
the school was approved by the Chinese government scholarship to come to China for international students; established 3 Confucius Institutes and 1 Confucius Classroom in Poland, India, and Côte d’Ivoire; established in Côte d’Ivoire It was the first Luban workshop that was built with the participation of ordinary colleges and universities.
Tianjin University of Technology is guided by the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th Plenary Sessions of the 19th Central Committee, holding high the great banner of Xi Jinping’s thought on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, fully implementing the party’s educational policy, and adhering to " The school motto of emphasizing morality and energy, seeking truth and seeking innovation, promotes the spirit of "seeking truth and pragmatism, hard work, openness, tolerance, innovation and enterprising", focusing on the goals and tasks of the second party congress and the "14th Five-Year Plan", not forgetting Lide fosters people's original aspirations, keeps in mind the mission of educating people for the party and the country, focusing on the development of connotation, characteristic development, innovation and development, forging ahead, and working hard, and continue to strive for the early establishment of a high-level teaching and research university of science and technology!
(Relevant data as of March 2021)