学院坚持厚德强能、创建品牌，坚持知识、技术、人格同步生长的学生培养规格，坚持在更好的服务“三农”中推动学院转型发展，狠抓专业教育教学改革和基础设施建设，能力型课程和师资队伍建设。积极探索学历教育与农业产品开发、农民培训相结合的办学模式，走出了一条产学研结合的职业教育新路子。先后被评为全国成人教育先进单位，全国种子技能大赛特等奖、全国会计技能大赛二等奖，省委、省政府及有关部门授予 “全省职教工作先进集体”、“全省科普工作先进集体”、“全省三下乡工作先进集体”、 “优秀基层党组织”等荣誉称号。
Gansu Agricultural Vocational and Technical College is located at No. 425 Duanjiatan, Chengguan District, Lanzhou City, founded in 1907. It is a provincial public agricultural full-time ordinary university, a national professional skills appraisal unit, a provincial professional and technical personnel continuing education base and a national vocational education and planting professional demonstration college. The vice chairman unit of China Modern Agricultural Vocational Education Group, the vice chairman unit of Agriculture and Rural Professional Committee of China Vocational and Technical Association, the vice chairman unit of Agricultural and Rural Professional Committee of China Adult Education Association, the member unit of National Agricultural Vocational Education and Teaching steering Committee, the chairman unit of Gansu Modern Agricultural Vocational Education Group, and the Gansu Province New Farmers Entrepreneurship training Base established by Gansu Provincial Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Department. The director of Gansu Vocational and Adult Education Association, one of the top ten vocational colleges in Gansu Province.
The college covers an area of 188000 square meters and a construction area of 99800 square meters. The library collects more than 186000 volumes. There are more than 4700 students in the school. There are 218 in-service faculty, including 145 full-time teachers, 10 professors and researchers, and 58 associate professors. Two teachers enjoy special government subsidies and four teachers are provincial backbone teachers. More than 98% of the teachers have bachelor's degrees, including 3 doctorates and 53 masters.
The college has six teaching departments (departments), including the Department of Agricultural Technology, the Department of Landscape Engineering, the Department of Economic Management, the Department of Food and Chemical Engineering, the Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine, and the basic Department. Eight professional groups have been formed, such as agricultural technology, horticulture, financial accounting, economic management, information technology, animal husbandry and veterinary, food and chemical industry. It is equipped with crop production technology, seed production and management, biotechnology and application, horticulture technology, garden engineering technology, facility agricultural technology, computerized accounting, financial management, economic management, logistics management, marketing and planning, computer application technology, computer network technology, animal husbandry and veterinary, animal epidemic prevention and quarantine, food nutrition and testing, food biotechnology, quality inspection of agricultural products, Applied chemical technology, industrial analysis and testing, organic chemical production, bio-pharmaceutical technology, fine chemical production technology and other 24 specialties. There are 9 training centers, 37 professional laboratories, a teaching practice training farm, and 63 off-campus practice bases.
Over the years, on the one hand, the college adheres to personality and entrepreneurship education to serve the all-round development of students; on the other hand, it adheres to agricultural science and technology research and promotion and professional farmer training, and actively serves "agriculture, rural areas and farmers". On the one hand, the college gives full play to its traditional advantages and carries out full-time college education around the development of "agriculture, rural areas and farmers". On the other hand, it trains professional farmers, trains leaders of agricultural enterprises, trains agricultural workers, and trains surplus rural labor force to transfer to non-agricultural industries. We will vigorously promote the professionalization of farmers, agricultural industrialization and rural urbanization.
The college has successively undertaken national and provincial wheat and flax breeding scientific research and promotion, 863 key problems, 948 introduction, licorice and Sophora flavescens training, "spark science and technology" training, farmers entrepreneurship training, sunshine engineering and other projects, bred 62 new wheat and flax varieties, popularizing an area of 180 million mu, creating economic benefits of more than 3 billion yuan. It occupies an important position in flax and winter wheat varieties in the whole province. It has established long-term cooperative relations with countries and international organizations such as the United States, Italy, Canada, Israel, Austria and the International Maize and Wheat improvement Center. The scientific research project of the college has won 1 national science and technology progress award, 4 agriculture, animal husbandry and fishery harvest awards, 25 provincial science and technology progress awards and 56 prefectural and departmental awards. Comrade Zhou Xiangchun, a former researcher of the college, was named the first scientific and technological hero in Gansu Province. The vast number of teachers in the college, combined with the work of teaching and scientific research, have won 1 provincial second-class teaching achievement award, 6 department-level awards, published more than 600 papers in journals above the provincial level, and 56 chief editors or co-editors of works and teaching materials.
The college insists on virtuous and strong ability, establishing brand, adhering to the training specification of students with simultaneous growth of knowledge, technology and personality, promoting the transformation and development of the college in better service of "agriculture, rural areas and farmers", and paying close attention to professional education and teaching reform and infrastructure construction. competency courses and the construction of teaching staff. Actively explore the school-running mode of combining diploma education with agricultural product development and farmers' training, and find a new way of vocational education with the combination of production, learning and research. It has been awarded as the national advanced unit of adult education, the special prize of the national seed skills contest and the second prize of the national accounting skills competition. The provincial party committee, provincial government and relevant departments have been awarded honorary titles such as "provincial advanced collective in vocational education work", "provincial advanced collective in science popularization work", "provincial advanced collective in three rural areas", "excellent grass-roots party organization" and so on.
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