The College of Science and Technology of the three Gorges University is an independent college with independent enterprise legal person status, which is filed by the Ministry of Education and approved by the Hubei Provincial Department of Education and jointly organized by the three Gorges University and Yichang Education Industry Development Corporation. Its predecessor is the Yichang campus of the three Gorges University, which was established in September 2000; in August 2002, it was renamed to the College of Science and Technology of the three Gorges University with the approval of the Provincial Department of Education; in February 2004, it was re-confirmed as an independent college for the implementation of higher academic qualifications education with the approval of the Ministry of Education. The college passed the undergraduate professional teaching level evaluation of Hubei Independent College in 2010 and passed the bachelor's degree granting authority and professional examination and evaluation of Hubei Independent College in 2012, and has the qualification of awarding bachelor's degree independently.
The college is located in the location of the three Gorges Project, the hydropower capital of the world, and Yichang, a famous tourist city in China, adjacent to the three Gorges University, sharing the good atmosphere and high-quality educational resources of the three Gorges University. The campus of the college covers an area of 825 mu, with 34 undergraduate majors and 24 specialties, covering 7 disciplines, such as engineering, liberal arts, management, economics, law, medicine, art, etc., and is qualified for minority preparatory classes and ethnic minority classes. By the end of 2014, there were nearly 13000 students in the college, including 172 students in the preparatory class.
The college has 719 faculty members, including 531 full-time teachers and 358 out-of-school teachers. Among full-time teachers, the proportion of teachers with master's degree or above is 64.03%, and the proportion of teachers with senior professional title or above is 36.16%.
In the course of its development, the College of Science and Technology of the three Gorges University takes "morality, ability, self-cultivation and wisdom" as its motto, and always takes deepening teaching reform and constantly improving teaching quality as an important breakthrough to realize the transformation and upgrading of the college. and formed a "talent training as the center, to serve the water conservancy and electric power industry, to serve the local social and economic construction as the purpose, three classrooms as the carrier" In order to train applied technology professionals in the front line of production, the educational quality and teaching level of the college have been greatly improved. In recent years, the employment rate of college graduates has been more than 90%, and the rate of passing the postgraduate entrance examination has always been more than 10%. College students have won more than 150 awards at or above the provincial and ministerial level in various subject competitions every year.
Looking to the future, the college will continue to seize opportunities, speed up the pace of transformation and upgrading, and strive to achieve new leaps and bounds on the basis of standardizing the running of schools.
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