China college

Dongguan University of Technology

Dongguan University of Technology is the first general undergraduate college in Dongguan. It is jointly established by the province and the city, with the city as the mainstay. The Nobel Prize in Physics Dr. Yang Zhenning serves as the honorary president. The school was established in 1990 and was established with the approval of the former State Education Commission in April 1992. In March 2002, it was changed to a full-time undergraduate college with the approval of the Ministry of Education. It was approved as a bachelor's degree-granting unit in May 2006 and passed in May 2008. Evaluation of the undergraduate teaching level of the Ministry of Education. In June 2010, together with 61 universities including Tsinghua University, it was approved as the first batch of universities to implement the "Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program" of the Ministry of Education. In September 2015, it was identified as a key support by Guangdong Province. The construction unit of a high-level science and engineering university was identified as a new master's degree granting unit in May 2018. In November 2018, the university science and technology park of the school was selected as the "National University Science and Technology Park Cultivation Unit", and it became the only province in the province in July 2019 The city has jointly built a new high-level model school of science and technology universities, and was successfully selected into the list of the first batch of national intellectual property pilot universities in 2020.

There are two campuses in Songshan Lake and Guancheng. The Songshan Lake campus is located at No. 1, Daxue Road, Songshan Lake High-tech Industrial Development Zone, covering an area of more than 1,800 acres (including 370 acres of International Cooperation and Innovation Zone); the Guancheng campus is located in Guancheng No. 251, Xueyuan Road, urban area, covering an area of more than 330 acres. There are 1741 faculty members, including 185 senior titles, 383 deputy senior titles, and 801 doctors. There are nearly 20,000 ordinary full-time students and nearly 22,000 continuing education students. So far, about 115,000 talents have been trained for the local area. About 80% of graduates have stayed in Dongguan for employment and entrepreneurship, and a total of about 120,000 people have been trained to the society. .

The library has a total construction area of 45020 square meters, with a cumulative collection of 2.01 million books, 35 databases, 1.72 million e-books and other digital resources. Build a 10G bandwidth backbone, two 40G backbones, basically realize an IPV6 campus network with gigabit bandwidth to the desktop, 38,000 information points, and build a wireless campus network covering the entire school, with more than 6,600 APs, 64.5G export bandwidth, and service information The chemical system is rich, convenient and fast.

There are 17 experimental teaching centers, including 10 provincial-level experimental teaching demonstration centers. Established a discipline and professional system focusing on engineering and coordinated development of multiple disciplines such as management, literature, science, economics, law, and pedagogy. There are 18 colleges and 58 undergraduate majors, including communication engineering, software engineering, social work, electronic information engineering, mechanical design and manufacturing and its automation, computer science and technology, applied chemistry, energy and power engineering, environmental engineering, business administration Ten majors were selected as the first batch of national first-class majors, and five majors including engineering management, industrial engineering, Chinese language and literature, international economics and trade, and human resource management were selected as first-class professional construction sites in Guangdong Province.

Highlight the central position of talent training and cultivate high-quality applied innovative talents. Actively adapt and support to lead the socio-economic transformation and industrial development, and establish the training of "persist in the unity of knowledge and action, foster morality, and focus on cultivating high-quality application-oriented innovative talents who adapt to the development needs of modern industries, have the courage to take responsibility, are good at learning, and dare to surpass" Target. Set up the first "Yang Zhenning Innovation Class" in China to cultivate top-notch innovative talents. Dongguan University of Technology-Wenhua Digital Curriculum Center was awarded the "Outstanding Case of Industry-University Cooperation and Collaborative Education" by the Ministry of Education. In 2020, he won 3 first prizes and 1 second prize of Guangdong Education and Teaching Achievement Award. Undertook the 17th National College Student Robotics Competition ROBOCON event and won the third place. A special fund of 10 million yuan is arranged every year to support innovation and entrepreneurship activities, and the school has been identified as the third batch of "E-Class" pilot universities for the Guangdong Provincial Department of Education.

Enroll students from 25 provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities) across the country, and enroll students in the first batch of undergraduate students in 14 provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities) (including reformed provinces). In 2020, the minimum admission score for elementary education (teacher training) is 10 points above the provincial science high-score priority line. The provincial and municipal sciences and the Guangdong provincial local special plan are full at one time. Since 2005, the school (including the joint training base) has recruited 767 postgraduates for joint training, 9 doctoral students for international joint training, and 260 postgraduates for the degree program. The employment rate of graduates over the years is over 98%, and the satisfaction of employers is over 94%.

Vigorously carry out the construction of disciplines and build a solid foundation for clusters of disciplines. In accordance with national and regional technological and industrial development needs, focus on building three major disciplines and professional clusters: intelligent manufacturing, green and low-carbon, and innovative services. In 2018, the school was approved as a new master's degree granting unit, and currently has a master's degree in computer science and technology, resources and environment, and machinery. Six key disciplines in Guangdong Province, including chemical engineering, circuits and systems, computer application technology, mechanical engineering, environmental engineering, power engineering, and engineering thermophysics, and three disciplines including mechanical engineering, materials science and engineering, and cyberspace security, are included in the Provincial Department of Education The "Characteristic University Promotion Plan" is a key construction discipline, and the school's engineering science discipline has entered the top 1% of ESI's global ranking. Mechanical design and manufacturing and automation, electronic information engineering, applied chemistry, software engineering, environmental engineering, communication engineering have obtained the IEET engineering education professional certification.

Accelerate the gathering of high-level human resources, and build a high-level faculty with a reasonable structure. In the past 5 years, a total of nearly 700 high-level talents, outstanding young doctors, post-doctoral fellows, 15 dual-employed, specially-appointed, and flexible introduced academicians have been introduced at home and abroad in the past five years, and more than 50 national-level talents such as winners of the National Outstanding Youth Fund (including flexible introductions) 30 people). There are 1 national-level training target and 11 provincial-level training targets of the "Thousands and Hundreds of Talents Training Project"; 1 national "outstanding youth", 2 provincial "outstanding youth", 4 "Pearl River Scholars" job plan, There are 4 leading talents in Dongguan, and more than 40 talents with various characteristics in Dongguan.

Actively carry out scientific research and build a scientific and technological innovation system for the development of the service industry. In the past three years, it has undertaken 1,381 scientific research projects at all levels, including key R&D projects, projects, and National Natural Science Foundation projects of the Ministry of Science and Technology, with a total scientific research funding of more than 1.4 billion yuan. , Electroplating wastewater treatment technology and equipment, light curing molding method, semiconductor lighting product quality inspection and other fields breakthrough a series of key technologies. The school has successively won the second prize of the National Technology Invention Award, the first prize of the Ministry of Education Technology Invention Award, the second prize of the Environmental Protection Science and Technology Award, the special prize of the Guangdong Science and Technology Award, and the Guangdong Patent Gold Award. Provincial and ministerial and municipal and departmental science and technology awards. Strong support for the construction of China's Spallation Neutron Source, and the establishment of 4 joint laboratories with the Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, led by Dongguan Institute of Technology, and a multi-physical spectrometer built in cooperation with China's Spallation Neutron Source and City University of Hong Kong (Dongguan Science and Technology Spectrometer) The successful launch is a milestone for Dongguan University of Technology to serve the country's major strategic needs. In 2020, it was rated as a national intellectual property pilot demonstration university. There are 28 provincial-level scientific research platforms such as Guangdong Key Laboratory, and 38 municipal-level scientific research platforms such as Dongguan Key Laboratory. Establish 11 high-level subject scientific research key teams, 20 general teams, and 15 youth teams.

Expand overseas cooperation and exchanges, and form a diversified international school-running pattern. Up to now, the school has established cooperation and exchange relationships with 58 universities and scientific research institutions in 25 countries and regions including the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, and France. In 2015, the first Guangdong-Taiwan joint training project in Guangdong Province-Guangdong-Taiwan Industrial Technology College was established. In 2016, the International College was established and became the first local university in Dongguan to admit foreign students, with a total of 402 international students from 40 countries. In 2017, it was approved to establish a Sino-foreign cooperative education institution of the Ministry of Education-Dongguan Institute of Technology-French National Institute of Technology Joint College. In 2018, the International Joint Graduate School was established to carry out joint training of doctoral students with top 100 universities in the world, such as the University of Nottingham in the UK, the University of New South Wales, and the University of Auckland in New Zealand. Actively participate in the national "One Belt One Road" initiative, and as a member of the "China-Latin America Clean Energy and Climate Change Joint Laboratory", it has reached cooperation with 8 Latin American universities (research institutions) in 5 countries including Cuba and Brazil. Three "Erasmus+" program exchange projects have been approved by the European Commission. There are several overseas innovation centers in Australia and Russia, and the establishment of European innovation centers will be accelerated in the future.

The school’s third party congress established the "two-step" mid-to-long-term goal: by 2025, build a first-class applied talent training system, teacher team development ecosystem, scientific and technological achievements full-chain transformation system, smart education service management system, etc." Four first-class systems". The number of teaching achievement awards at or above the provincial level, the number of scientific and technological achievements awards, the scale of graduate students, the number of subjects ranked in the top 1% of the ESI world, the number of technological innovation and technological transformation of service companies, and the number of authorized invention patents, have achieved "doubled" in six key development indicators. Strive to achieve breakthroughs in obtaining doctoral degree awarding units, renamed universities, and entering the ranks of national "double first-class" first-class discipline construction colleges, etc., and its comprehensive strength has entered the national top 100 universities and the top 40 universities in science and engineering, and basically built a new high-level science and engineering university model school. By 2035, the school’s comprehensive strength will be in the forefront of the country, and its international competitiveness and influence will be significantly enhanced. It will become an important contributor to Dongguan’s urban quality improvement and industrial development, and an important source of technology, culture, and social innovation in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Become the vanguard of the reform and opening up of colleges and universities across the country, become a destination for outstanding talents and students from all over the world, and build a new high-level model school of science and engineering in an all-round way.

Under the correct leadership of the provincial party committee, the municipal party committee and the municipal government, with the strong support of the higher education authorities and all sectors of society, the school party committee administrative unites and leads the majority of faculty and staff to achieve more efficient reforms and innovations and higher levels of open cooperation , A higher level of responsibility, implementation of the school motto of "learning but not enough knowledge", enriching the school-running ideas of "knowledge and action, morality fostering people", advocating the spirit of "patriotism, striving for excellence", and adhering to the spirit of "being right and making new things." The strategic concept of “climbing to reach the future”, fulfilling the value pursuit of “benefiting society with excellent innovative education and practice”, and speeding up the establishment of a new and high-level model school of science and engineering university with international competitiveness and influence, first-class domestically, and representing the image of Dongguan, training and delivery A batch after batch of high-quality applied innovative talents who are brave to take responsibility, good at learning, and daring to surpass have made irreplaceable contributions to national and regional economic and social development.

(Data updated to April 2021)