About Yangzhou Polytechnic Institute
Yangzhou Polytechnic Institute is located in Yangzhou City, Jiangsu Province, one of the Chinese cities which won the “United Nations Habitat Award”, and is situated in Yangzijin Science and Education Park in Yangzhou City.
With a long history, the university is a model higher vocational institution in Jiangsu Province and an advanced unit of vocational education in Jiangsu Province. In the comprehensive assessment of general higher vocational institutions in Jiangsu Province in 2019 and 2020, the university was ranked first, and won the excellent grade in the assessment of the leadership team of universities in 2020. “In 2015, Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education and Yangzhou Municipal People’s Government signed an agreement to jointly support the university to develop to a higher level.
The university has colleges (departments) including College of Chemical Engineering, College of Construction Engineering, College of Intelligent Manufacturing, College of Information Engineering, College of Business, College of Art and Design, College of Traffic Engineering, College of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, College of Overseas Education, College of Continuing Education, Department of Basic Science, College of Marxism, Department of Physical Education, etc. The university has 40 majors, which cultivate high-quality technical skills talents for industry and regional economic and social development. At present, there are more than 14,000 full-time students, including 558 undergraduates jointly enrolled with undergraduate universities and more than 370 foreign students. The university is the pilot unit of modern apprenticeship system of the Ministry of Education, the unit of University-Industry Collaborative Education of the Ministry of Education, the first pilot unit of “1+X” certificate system of the Ministry of Education, and the host unit of national teaching resource library of industrial analysis technology and petrochemical technology. There are 3 national production training bases, 2 training bases supported by the central government, 5 provincial training bases (platforms), 1 provincial experimental base for talent training mode innovation, 1 national cooperative innovation center, 3 provincial engineering research and development centers, 1 provincial model Marxist college cultivation site; 6 national backbone majors, 2 majors supported by the central government, 2 provincial high-level professional groups, and 1 provincial key construction major (group). There are 6 national backbone majors, 2 majors supported by the central government, 2 provincial high-level professional groups, 3 provincial key construction majors (groups), 4 provincial specialties, 5 provincial brand (backbone) majors, and 21 national and provincial high-quality online open courses. The university has been approved as “Jiangsu Model School of Entrepreneurship Education for College Students”, “Jiangsu Model Park of Entrepreneurship for College Students”, “Jiangsu Model Base of Entrepreneurship for College Students”. “National Advanced Unit of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education in Vocational Colleges and Universities”, “National Innovation and Invention Education Base for High School Colleges and Universities”, “National Vocational College Campus Culture”, “National Vocational College ‘Non-Foreign Heritage Education and Inheritance Demonstration Base” and “National Vocational College ‘Traditional Skills Inheritance Demonstration Base'”. Traditional Skills Inheritance Demonstration Base'”. The school cooperates with Nanjing Engineering College, Yancheng Engineering College, Changzhou Engineering College, Xuzhou Engineering College and other universities to develop applied undergraduate talents (“4+0” and “3+2”).
The university has nearly 800 teaching staff, including more than 530 full-time teachers, 33.5% of whom have senior titles, 86.6% of whom have master’s degrees or above, and 108 teachers with doctoral degrees (including those who are studying); the university has a number of provincial “Six Talent Summits”, provincial “333 Project”, provincial “333 Project” and provincial “333 Project” teachers. The university has a number of high-level talents such as provincial “Six Talent Summits”, provincial “333 Project” and provincial “Youth and Blue Project” of colleges and universities, and 6 provincial excellent teaching teams and science and technology innovation teams.
Yangzhou Polytechnic Institute has always focused on improving the quality of talent cultivation, upholding the philosophy of “cultivating cultural heritage and exquisite skills”, continuously deepening education and teaching reform, and forming the distinctive “Three Voyages” education model. In the past five years, students have won many awards in vocational college skills competitions and innovation and entrepreneurship competitions, with a total of 84 first prizes at the provincial level or above. 2018-2020, the school won 4 gold awards in the China International “Internet+” Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, and 1 award for the best job creation. The university is the only higher vocational institution in China to win three consecutive gold medals in the competition.
The university insists on service development and win-win cooperation, continuously deepens the integration of industry and education, school-enterprise cooperation, and maintains long-term close cooperation with large state-owned enterprises such as Sinopec, China Nuclear Construction, Shanghai Volkswagen, and many national and provincial economic development zones such as Yangzhou National High-tech Industrial Development Zone and Guangling Economic Development Zone, and has built more than 500 high-quality employment bases for graduates, and the employment rate of our graduates in recent years has always remained The employment rate of our graduates has always been above 98% in recent years. According to the “Survey Report on Employment of Specialist Graduates (2019)” of Jiangsu Recruitment and Employment Guidance Service Center, the overall satisfaction of our graduates ranked the 3rd in the province’s higher vocational institutions, and the satisfaction of their own development ranked the 2nd, among which the satisfaction of employment guidance service ranked the 3rd and the recommendation of their alma mater ranked the 6th. The school was awarded “Advanced Unit of Employment and Entrepreneurship Work in Jiangsu Province”.
Yangzhou Polytechnic Institute insists on the strategy of opening up the school, focuses on serving the construction of “One Belt and One Road”, carries out the education of international students, and is the first batch of “Jiangsu Cultivating School for Studying Abroad” in Jiangsu Province; it has built 2 provincial high-level model Sino-foreign cooperation projects, and the China-ASEAN Higher Education Institutions Specialized Cooperation Project. It is also a member of the “World Association of Vocational Colleges and Technical Universities” and an institution of the “Hundred Million Plan for Joint Training of High-end Skillful and Applied Talents” of the Ministry of Education.