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The Zhejiang University of Technology is a comprehensive key university in Zhejiang Province. It was founded in 1953. Its predecessor can be traced back to the Zhejiang Secondary Industrial School founded in 1910. , Zhejiang Institute of Technology and Zhejiang University of Technology and other development stages. Zhejiang Economic Management Cadre College, Hangzhou Shipbuilding Industry School, and Zhejiang Building Material Industry School were merged into Zhejiang University of Technology in 1994, 1999, and 2001 respectively. Through the hard work and unremitting efforts of several generations of industrial universities, the school has now developed into a comprehensive teaching and research university with a certain degree of influence in China, and its comprehensive strength has ranked among the top 100 universities in the country. On June 8, 2009, the Zhejiang Provincial People's Government and the Ministry of Education signed a joint construction agreement, and the Zhejiang University of Technology entered the ranks of provincial and ministerial joint construction universities. In May 2013, the Yangtze River Delta Green Pharmaceutical Collaborative Innovation Center led by the school was selected into the national "2011 Plan" and became one of the first 14 collaborative innovation centers in 2011 in the country. In April 2015, Zhejiang University of Technology was selected as one of the first batches of "Provincial Key Construction Universities" in Zhejiang Province.


The school is located in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, a famous historical and cultural city and a world-famous scenic resort. The school has four campuses: Zhaohui, Pinging, Moganshan, and Zhejiang, covering an area of 3,550 acres. The campus has an elegant environment and is an ideal place for studying and studying. The school currently has 67 undergraduate enrollment majors, covering 11 major categories such as philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management, and art. There are 26 secondary colleges and 1 Ministry, another independent college-Zhejiang College. The school has 9 post-doctoral mobile stations; there are 9 first-level discipline doctoral degree authorization points, and the first-level discipline does not cover 1 second-level discipline doctoral degree point; 29 first-level discipline master's degree authorization points, and the first-level discipline does not cover the second-level discipline 5 subject master’s degree programs; Master of Business Administration, Master of Electronic Information, Master of Mechanical Engineering, Master of Materials and Chemical Engineering, Master of Resources and Environment, Master of Energy and Power, Master of Civil Engineering and Water Conservancy, Master of Biology and Medicine, Master of Engineering Management, Master of Agriculture, Pharmacy Master degree, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Journalism and Communication, Master of Public Administration, Master of Laws, Master of Chinese International Education, Master of Applied Psychology, Master of Accounting, and other 19 professional degree-granting rights; have the right to recommend exemption for master's students (including direct Ph.D. ) And enrollment rights for foreign students, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan students. The total value of the school’s existing fixed assets is 4.421 billion yuan. The library covers an area of more than 70,000 square meters, has a collection of more than 11.61 million books (including e-books), and 138,216 kinds of Chinese and foreign periodicals.


The school has a strong faculty. There are 3236 faculty members, including 2,363 full-time teachers, 534 teachers with senior titles, 1011 teachers with deputy senior titles, and 1,726 teachers with doctoral degrees. There are 3 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 4 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 4 winners of the National Outstanding Youth Fund, 3 winners of the Yangtze River Scholars Award Program, 10 winners of the National "Ten Thousand Talents Program", national-level Outstanding contributions: 10 young and middle-aged experts, 3 national-level teaching teachers, 4 winners of the National Outstanding Youth Fund, 12 selected by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security "Hundred, Thousand, Thousand Talents Project", 9 people from the New Century Excellent Talent Support Program of the Ministry of Education, 2 innovation teams of the Ministry of Education, 2 national teaching teams, 9 special experts in Zhejiang Province, 11 candidates for the “Ten Thousand Talents Program” in Zhejiang Province, 48 leading talents in Zhejiang universities, and “Qianjiang Scholars” distinguished professors in Zhejiang Province 27 people. As of September 30, 2020, there are 19,383 regular full-time undergraduate students; 11,250 postgraduates of various types (952 doctoral students, 8444 full-time master's students, 835 part-time master's students, and in-service personnel studying for master's degrees 1019); more than 7,669 adult education students; 1,160 international students.


The school has 1 national 2011 collaborative innovation center, 1 provincial and ministerial joint 2011 collaborative innovation center, 1 national key (cultivation) discipline, 1 national university science park (led construction), and 1 national engineering technology research center One, provincial and ministerial joint construction of one national key laboratory (under preparation), two national and local joint engineering laboratories (research centers), three national-level international scientific and technological cooperation bases, one national-level professional and technical personnel continuing education base, and the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology 1 National Public Service Demonstration Platform for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, 1 National Small and Medium-sized Enterprise Galaxy Training Project Base of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, 1 National Key Vocational Teacher Training Base, 3 National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centers, 2 National Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Centers; 52 provincial and ministerial scientific research platforms including Key Laboratory of Ministry of Education (Engineering Research Center), Key Laboratory of Zhejiang Province, Provincial Collaborative Innovation Center, Zhejiang New Think Tank, Zhejiang Philosophy and Social Science Key Research Base, Zhejiang New University Think Tank, etc. ; Zhejiang’s first-class disciplines include 10 A and 8 B, and 7 disciplines including chemistry, engineering, materials science, environmental science and ecology, agricultural science, biology and biochemistry, and computer science are among the top 1% of the global ESI (According to the statistics of ESI in September 2020); 15 national-level first-class undergraduate professional construction sites, 7 national-level characteristic majors, 3 professional comprehensive reform pilots by the Ministry of Education, 16 majors certified by the China Engineering Education Professional Certification Association, national-level 9 quality courses, 3 national bilingual teaching demonstration courses, 3 national quality video open courses, 9 national quality resource sharing courses, 4 English-taught branded courses for studying in China, and "Twelfth Five-Year" national planning textbook 14 Ministry of Education, 2 national virtual simulation experiment teaching projects, 115 industry-university cooperation collaborative education projects of the Ministry of Education, 1 national innovative talents international cooperation training project, 18 professors were hired as teaching guides of higher education institutions of the Ministry of Education from 2018 to 2022 Committee member; 50 provincial-level quality courses, 45 provincial-level first-class courses, 3 national-level talent training model innovation experimental areas, 7 national-level engineering practice education centers, 1 national-level off-campus practice education base for college students, first-class in Zhejiang Province 27 undergraduate major construction sites, 20 Zhejiang-level key (construction) majors, 17 provincial-level superior majors, 12 provincial characteristic majors, 15 provincial-level experimental teaching demonstration centers, 8 provincial-level joint training bases for postgraduates, and provincial-level college students There are 2 off-campus practical education bases, and 2 provincial-level production-education integration demonstration bases. The MBA program has passed the AMBA certification, one of the three authoritative international certifications of global business education. The school is a pilot university of the Ministry of Education's Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program, and a unit of the National University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training Program. In the past three national teaching achievement awards, he won 9-second prizes. The school has 558 scientific research achievements that have won national, provincial, and ministerial scientific research achievement awards, including 23 national science and technology awards and 6 humanities and social science outstanding achievements awards of the Ministry of Education. In 2019, the school's research funding reached 768 million yuan.


The school adheres to the school motto of ethics and vigor, puts the improvement of education quality in a prominent position, and strives to cultivate elite talents who can lead and promote the economic and social development of Zhejiang and even the whole country. Since the establishment of the school, more than 300,000 outstanding talents have been trained for the country. In 2003, the school passed the evaluation of the undergraduate teaching level of the Ministry of Education with excellent results and passed the review and evaluation of the undergraduate teaching work of the Ministry of Education in 2015. In recent years, the quality of students has been continuously improved, and students' practical and innovative ability has been continuously improved. In the past three years, they have won 40 international awards and 296 national awards in various high-level college student science and technology competitions. Graduates are highly favored by employers. In 2019, the employment rate of undergraduates was 97.00%, the employment rate of postgraduates was 98.45%, and the rate of continuing education for undergraduates was 33.84%.


The school’s foreign exchange activities are becoming more and more active, with the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Canada, Australia, Russia, Belgium, Ukraine, Turkey, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Austria, the Netherlands, Poland, Ireland, Spain and the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Canada, Australia, Russia, Belgium, Ukraine, Turkey, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Austria, the Netherlands, Poland, Ireland, and Spain. , Estonia, Iran, Mexico, Ecuador, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, India, Vietnam, Ghana, and other countries as well as nearly 200 universities and institutions in Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan have established cooperative relations, in the joint training of students, teacher academic exchanges and scientific research cooperation, Great progress has been made in Sino-foreign cooperation in running schools, the introduction of overseas intelligence, the education of foreign students in China, and the teaching of Chinese as a foreign language. At present, the school is qualified to recruit Chinese government scholarships, Confucius Institute scholarships, and Zhejiang government scholarships for international students in China. A total of international students from more than 100 countries and regions come to the school to study the Chinese language, Chinese culture, and undergraduate, master, and doctoral programs.


The school further promotes the reform of the school-owned enterprise system and adheres to the development path of combining production, teaching and research, and collaborative innovation. Now it has 5 wholly-owned school-run enterprises and 5 share-holding enterprises, including 3 national high-tech enterprises, 1 China's top 100 architectural design institutes, and 1 provincial engineering technology research center. The school conforms to the trend of the socialization of logistics, established a logistics group to simulate corporate operations, has the top 100 canteens of colleges and universities across the country, and has built a new type of college logistics service guarantee system that meets and meets the needs of the school's development.


The school has achieved remarkable results in various work, successively won the national advanced grassroots party organization, the national party building and ideological and political work advanced colleges and universities, the Ministry of Education's law-based school governance model school, the national general college graduate employment work advanced collective, Zhejiang Provincial model collective and other honorary titles. Based on the new era, Zhejiang University of Technology will be guided by Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, thoroughly implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Party, fully implement the Party’s educational policy, fully implement the fundamental tasks of Lide and Cultivation, and stand up to the forefront. Seek development, work hard and compose a new chapter, accelerate the construction of industry elites and leading talent training bases, applied basic research and industrial core technology innovation highlands, scientific research results and ideas and wisdom transformation positions, and accelerate the establishment of a first-class domestic research university with distinctive regional characteristics, To make new and greater contributions to promoting the "two high-level" construction in Zhejiang Province and realizing the Chinese Dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.

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