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Yangzhou University is located in Yangzhou, one of the first batch of famous historical and cultural cities in the country. It is a university jointly established by the People's Government of Jiangsu Province and the Ministry of Education, a key comprehensive university of Jiangsu Province, and a high-level university of Jiangsu Province. It is the first batch of universities in the country. Doctoral and master's degree-granting units, and the first universities in the country to merge schools. The predecessor of the school was Tongzhou Normal School and Tonghai Agricultural School founded by the famous modern industrialist and educator Mr. Zhang Jian in 1902. When the departments of the country were reorganized in 1952, the department of agriculture and the department of culture and history moved to Yangzhou to form Subei Agricultural College and Subei Teachers College; the other four colleges and universities were also established in Yangzhou or moved to Yangzhou in the same period. School. In 1992, the school was formed by the merger of 6 universities including Yangzhou Normal University, Jiangsu Agricultural College, Yangzhou Institute of Technology, Yangzhou Medical College, Jiangsu Water Conservancy Engineering College, and Jiangsu Commercial College.


The school has a complete range of disciplines. There are 29 secondary colleges and 1 independent college, 125 undergraduate majors, covering philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management, art, etc. 12 universities Branch category. There are more than 29,000 ordinary full-time undergraduates in the school and more than 15,200 postgraduates of various types of doctoral and master's degrees. There are 21 first-level discipline doctoral degree authorization points, 50 first-level discipline master degree authorization points, 3 doctoral degree types, 27 master degree types, 20 post-doctoral mobile stations; 2 national-level key disciplines, national 1 key (cultivation) discipline, 7 provincial superior disciplines, 6 provincial “13th Five-Year Plan” first-level key disciplines, 3 provincial first-level key (cultivation) disciplines, chemistry, plant and animal sciences, engineering, Agricultural science, clinical medicine, materials science, computer science, biology, and biochemistry are ranked in the top 1% of global universities and scientific research institutions in the ESI rankings.


The school's ability to cultivate talents continues to improve. There are 32 national-level first-class undergraduate professional construction sites, 6 national-level characteristic majors, 6 first-phase projects and 18 second-phase projects of Jiangsu University Brand Professional Construction Project, 2 national-level talent training model innovation experimental areas, and provincial-level There are 22 excellent postgraduate workstations and 8 excellent talent training programs of the Ministry of Education. There are 20 national first-class undergraduate courses, 14 national quality courses, 13 national quality resource sharing courses, 2 Ministry of Education quality video open courses, 1 national bilingual teaching demonstration course, and 5 national quality online open courses, 3 national teaching teams, 2 training bases for agricultural science and education cooperation between the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Agriculture, 1 national off-campus practice teaching base, 1 national experimental teaching demonstration center, 1 national virtual simulation experimental teaching center, There are 5 national demonstration virtual simulation experiment projects, 4-second prizes for national teaching achievements, 5 special prizes for provincial higher education teaching achievements, the and1-second prize for national graduate education achievements.


The school strives to improve the level of professional construction, implements the undergraduate professional branding construction and promotion project of Yangzhou University, vigorously promotes the reform of general education, deepens innovation and entrepreneurship education, strengthens practical education, actively builds "one college, one product", and implements the second classroom credit system, To promote the integrated development of the first and second classrooms. The school's mixed teaching reform case was compiled into the UNESCO "Blended Learning White Paper", won the National "Challenge Cup" College Student Extracurricular Academic Science and Technology Competition "Winning Cup" six consecutive times, and won the National "Challenge Cup" College Student Entrepreneurship Planning Competition for many times Gold Award and won the "Winning Cup", won the Gold Award of the China "Internet +" University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, and was awarded the first batch of national demonstration universities for deepening innovation and entrepreneurship education reform, the national practice education innovation and entrepreneurship base, and the national innovation and entrepreneurship model experience university. In 2004, he passed the evaluation of the undergraduate teaching level of the Ministry of Education with excellent results, and successfully passed the evaluation of the undergraduate teaching evaluation of the Ministry of Education in 2016.


The qualifications of school teachers continued to be optimized. There are more than 6000 faculty members in the school, including more than 2,700 full-time teachers, more than 2,000 medical staff, more than 1,400 teachers with senior professional titles, more than 3,500 tutors for .Ph.D. and master students, 2 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and 2 foreign academicians. 3 people were selected from the National "Ten Thousand Talents Program" for leading science and technology innovation, 1 for science and technology entrepreneurship leaders, 2 for teaching teachers, 1 for young top talents, and 4 for "Changjiang Scholars Award Program". 7 winners of the "Outstanding Youth Science Fund", 4 winners of the "Outstanding Youth Science Fund", 1 first batch of national university Huang Danian teachers team, 1 national teaching teacher, and national candidate for the "Hundred, Thousand, Thousand, Thousand Talents Project" 11 persons, 11 persons selected in the "New Century Excellent Talent Support Program" of the Ministry of Education, and 4 young and middle-aged scientific and technological innovation leaders in the "Innovative Talent Promotion Plan".


The school's scientific research and innovation capabilities continue to improve. It has 1 joint laboratory for international cooperation, 1 national and regional research center of the Ministry of Education (listed for the record), 25 key (construction) laboratories at the ministerial and provincial levels, engineering technology research centers, public technical service centers, and research institutes ( Bases) 54, 2 provincial-level collaborative innovation centers, 1 national technology transfer demonstration institution, and 1 national science and technology commissioner entrepreneurship training base. At present, it has undertaken more than 3,700 scientific research projects at various levels, with a total annual scientific and technological funding of more than 820 million yuan, and a total of 16 achievements have won the second prize of the National Science and Technology Award. The developed recombinant Newcastle disease virus inactivated vaccine (A-VII strain) obtained the first-class new veterinary drug registration certificate; won the National Social Science Fund key (major) and major bidding project for 9 consecutive years, and one achievement was awarded the 6th Higher School Science The first prize of Outstanding Research Achievement Award (Humanities and Social Sciences), one result was selected into the "National Philosophy and Social Science Achievement Library". Since the "13th Five-Year Plan", several high-level scientific research results have been obtained, and 7-second prizes of the National Science and Technology Award (5 first completed units) have been achieved, and the National Natural Science Award, Technology Invention Award, and Science and Technology Progress Award have been achieved. Full coverage"; won 116 provincial-level natural science achievement awards (first completion unit), of which 14 first-class awards, and 74 provincial-level achievement awards of humanities and social sciences (first completion unit), of which first-class 16 awards.


The school's social service capabilities continued to increase. Actively promote the construction of think tanks, one result was transformed into a key proposal of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, and many achievements were approved by the leaders of the State Council and Jiangsu Province. The compilation of the "General History of Yangzhou" funded by 7 million yuan is progressing smoothly. Vigorously promote the in-depth integration of production, education, and research. More than 950 school-enterprise alliances have been established, 32 provincial-level campus R&D platforms, more than 380 off-campus technology promotion bases, and university science parks have been approved as national technology business incubators, crowd-creation spaces, and technology development The promotion of the results has formed a pattern centered on Jiangsu and radiated across the country, creating huge economic and social benefits, and won many national, ministerial and provincial commendations.


The school's international exchanges and cooperation continued to advance. Relying on the China-Africa University 20+20 Cooperation Plan, China-Arab 10+1 Higher Education Cooperation, China-ASEAN Education and Training Center, Suzhou-Hong Kong-Macao University Alliance, Jiangsu-UK High-level University Alliance, Eurasian Pacific Academic Association, and other projects and platforms, it has cooperated with 56 281 universities and research institutions in three countries (regions) have established inter-school exchanges and cooperation relations. The school has been approved as the country's first overseas Chinese food prosperity base project for overseas Chinese, 4 national innovative talents international cooperation training projects, and 40 national high-end foreign experts introduction projects. The school has the qualifications to recruit foreign students (including foreign students receiving government scholarships) and students from Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan. It has passed the quality certification of studying in China by the Ministry of Education and has extensively carried out an action plan for studying abroad. There are more than 2,400 overseas students and 80 countries of origin. Many, 2 Confucius Institutes and 1 Confucius Classroom have been awarded the Advanced Group of Global Confucius Institutes 4 times.


The school’s party-building and ideological and political work are solid and effective. Persist in party building around the center and do a good job in party building to promote development. Fully implement the main responsibility of governing the party, running schools, and schools, and firmly promote the comprehensive and strict governance of the party. The school has established the Ministry of Education's ideological and political work team training and research center, which was rated as "the first batch of Marxist popular learning and practice bases in the province". It has been continuously rated as an advanced collective for ideological and political education in provincial colleges and universities, and the school party committee has been commended as "National Advanced Primary Party Organization", "Jiangsu Advanced Primary Party Organization", and "National Advanced Collective for Education Discipline Inspection and Supervision".


For more than 20 years, the school has gone through a road of reform and development of "union-merger-adjustment-improvement", forming a school-running characteristic of profound liberal arts, outstanding advantages in agriculture, integration of science and humanities, and coordinated development of classification. The reform of the management system of higher education has provided useful experience and has been praised by the central leadership as "a banner of the reform of higher education." The campus covers an area of more than 5,600 acres, and the school building area is more than 1.6 million square meters. The total value of fixed assets of the school is 6.346 billion yuan, the total value of teaching and research equipment is 1.249 billion yuan, and the library has a collection of 4.905 million books. It has several teaching, research, and practice bases such as directly affiliated hospitals, practice factories, experimental farms, and animal hospitals. , Won the honors of National Demonstration Unit for Saving Public Institutions, Jiangsu Province Safe Campus Construction Demonstration University, Jiangsu Province Smart Campus Demonstration School, etc.


New ideas lead to a new era, and new dreams start a new journey. Yangzhou University will fully implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, the National Education Conference, and the third party congress of the university, based on Marxism-Leninism, Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping Theory, the important thinking of the "Three Represents", the scientific development concept, and Xi Jinping’s new ideas. Guided by the socialist ideology with Chinese characteristics of the era, we will conscientiously implement the important instruction spirit of "optimization, transformation and integration" put forward by Comrade Xi Jinping to the school, carry forward the school motto of "hard work and self-reliance", adhere to the development philosophy of "focusing on teachers and students", and adhere to Take the connotative development path of improving quality and highlighting characteristics, keep the original aspiration in mind, keep in mind the mission, focus on the first-class, comprehensively deepen the reform, and make strides towards the goal of "a domestic first-class, internationally renowned, and distinctive high-level research university"!

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