Introduction to Yunnan University of Finance and Economics
1. School History
The predecessor of Yunnan University of Finance and Economics was the Yunnan Provincial Finance Cadre School, which was founded in 1951; in 1979, it opened a financial and trade college class to recruit college students; in 1981, Yunnan University of Finance and Trade was established and began full-time undergraduate education; in 1998, it merged with Yunnan Economics School of Management; In 1995, it was designated as a provincial key university by the Yunnan Provincial Government; in 2006, it was renamed as Yunnan University of Finance and Economics; in 2013, it became a doctoral degree authorization unit, and in 2014 it obtained the first post-doctoral mobile station. The school is run in Kunming City, Yunnan Province, with Longquan Road Campus and Anning Campus, covering a total area of 1,821.73 acres and currently has 31,576 full-time students. After nearly 70 years of development, it has formed a multi-level talent training system that integrates undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral education, as well as international student training and continuing education. It has become a multi-level talent training system focusing on economics and management, law, literature, science, engineering, and art. A multidisciplinary university with coordinated development of other disciplines.
The school has 2043 faculty members, 1,397 full-time teachers, 604 senior titles, including 191 professors, 342 associate professors, and 417 doctoral degrees. 3 Yangtze River Scholars Distinguished Professors from the Ministry of Education, 4 National "Hundred, Thousand, Thousand Talents Project" experts, 3 national outstanding contribution experts, 19 State Council Special Allowance experts, 1 selected into the New Century Excellent Talents Support Program of the Ministry of Education, National Teacher Ethics There are 1 pacesetter, 6 members of the National Higher School Teaching Steering Committee of the Ministry of Education, and nearly 200 high-level talents such as Yunnan Provincial Party Committee Contact Experts, Yunling Scholars, and Provincial Government Special Allowance Experts. There are 6 provincial-level teaching teams, 17 famous teaching teachers, and 9 famous teaching teachers of higher education institutions under the special support plan for high-level talents.
The school has 19 colleges, 1 teaching department, and 14 independent research institutions; there are 4 first-level doctoral programs and post-doctoral mobile stations in applied economics, theoretical economics, business administration, and statistics; 12 subject master's programs, 15 professional degree master's programs, 63 undergraduate majors; 10 provincial key disciplines, 1 provincial key cultivation discipline, 2 provincial advantages and characteristic key construction disciplines, 6 provincial peaks The plateau subject and direction is one of the most concentrated and comprehensive schools in Yunnan Province covering the master's degree in economics and management. existing:
National level: 11 first-class undergraduate major construction sites, 4 characteristic majors, 1 quality course, 1 quality video open course, 1 bilingual teaching demonstration course, 1 English-taught brand course for studying in China, international accounting talent training model 1 innovation experimental area; 1 teaching achievement award.
Provincial-level: 5 first-class undergraduate major construction sites, 5 characteristic majors, 7 key construction majors, 5 brand majors, 4 comprehensive reform pilot majors, 1 talent training model reform pilot major, and talent training model innovation experimental zone 4 One, one international talent training base for regional economic cooperation, one key teaching laboratory, five experimental teaching demonstration centers, two virtual simulation experimental teaching centers, three virtual simulation experimental teaching projects, 30 excellent courses; teaching achievement award 23 items.
4. Scientific research
The school actively carries out scientific research and continuously improves its ability to serve local economic and social development. There are more than 2.04 million books in the collection and more than 1.93 million kinds of e-books. Since the "13th Five-Year Plan", 133 national-level projects and 163 provincial and ministerial-level projects have been approved. More than 466 books and textbooks have been published, including 233 books published by first-class publishing houses. Published 3319 academic papers, including 18 highly cited ESI papers, 286 papers indexed by SCI, 111 papers indexed by SSCI, 171 papers indexed by EI, and 487 papers indexed by CSSCI (including CSSCI expansion board). The scientific research achievements have won 71 awards at or above the provincial and ministerial level, including one scientific research achievement award from the Ministry of Education and one outstanding work award in the 19th "Anzijie International Trade Research Award". There are 26 scientific research platforms of various types, including 13 provincial-level scientific research platforms and 13 department-level scientific research platforms.
5. Foreign Cooperation and Exchange
The school insists on opening up schools and recruits students covering language, undergraduate, master, and doctoral levels from all countries and Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan. It is the unit that issues foreign visa invitations approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and is exempt from verification. It has carried out educational exchanges and cooperation with nearly 160 universities and institutions in more than 30 countries (territories) including the United States, France, and the United Kingdom. Six Sino-foreign cooperative education projects were held, accounting for about 1/3 of the total number of Sino-foreign cooperative education projects of undergraduate and above in Yunnan Province. The Bangkok Business School of Yunnan University of Finance and Economics, which is co-organized in Thailand with the Rangsit University of Thailand, is the third overseas school approved by the Ministry of Education in China. As a training base for international business officials of the Ministry of Commerce, it has undertaken the Ministry of Commerce's aid to developing countries’ academic degree education programs and short-term training programs and trained a total of more than 2,700 government officials from 89 countries. Now it has long-term and short-term student exchange cooperation projects with universities or institutions in more than 40 countries including France, Japan, the United Kingdom, South Korea, Austria, Thailand, and Myanmar.
6. Quality and Ability
The school vigorously strengthens quality education and actively organizes students to participate in various national and provincial competitions, competitions, campus culture, and social practice activities. The school is the first batch of “Demonstration Universities for Deepening Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Reform” in the country and has been rated as “Model Universities for Innovation and Entrepreneurship” many times. Students in the National College Student "Challenge Cup" Extracurricular Academic Technology Work Competition (Entrepreneurship Project Competition), National College English Contest, National College Student Mathematical Modeling Contest, China College Student Computer Design Contest, National Statistical Modeling Contest, National College Students "Three Going to the Countryside" "Social practice, national college student art performances and other series of competitions and activities have achieved outstanding results, and won many collective or individual awards; Outdoor Sports Association was awarded the title of "National Top 100 Sports Public Welfare Association", and the Youth Volunteer Association was awarded the Yunnan Province "Learning from Leifeng Activity Demonstration Point"; student basketball, tennis, and other competitive sports have maintained a comparative advantage in public universities in Yunnan for a long time. The school men’s basketball team won the five consecutive championships in the Yunnan Division of the 17-21 CUBA Chinese University Basketball League. The women's tennis team won eighth place in the 13th National Student Games and the champion of the women's group A in the university group of the 14th Yunnan Provincial Games. In recent years, the year-end employment rate of school graduates has remained above 90%, ranking among the forefront of public undergraduate colleges and universities in Yunnan Province.
7. Concept and Vision
The school adheres to the school motto of "Education and ethics", adheres to the school spirit of "seeking truth and innovation", and carries forward the cloud financial spirit of "continuous self-improvement, dare to be the first", rooted in Yunling, serving the country, radiating the surrounding area and facing the world, Adhere to the pursuit of people-oriented, truth-seeking and innovative, leading the society, respect the independent personality and academic freedom, encourage value creation and responsibility, and devote itself to cultivating socialist builders and successors with comprehensive development of morality, intelligence, physical education, art and labor, and building distinctive school-running characteristics A high-level university of finance and economics.