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Guangdong Petrochemical College

Guangdong Institute of Petrochemical Technology is a public general undergraduate university jointly established by the People’s Government of Guangdong Province, China Petrochemical Corporation, China National Petroleum Corporation, and China National Offshore Oil Corporation. The “Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program” is a pilot university, a high-level university of science and technology in Guangdong Province, a master's degree granting project construction unit in Guangdong Province, a university alliance of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau, and an important base for talent training in the petroleum and petrochemical industry.

The school is located in Maoming City, Guangdong Province, the largest petrochemical production base and fruit production base in southern China, and covers an area of 1,359,600 square meters (approximately 2,040 acres). It is divided into three campuses: Guandu, Xicheng, and Guanghua.

The school was founded in 1954, adhering to the school motto of “Chongqing, erudition, truth-seeking, and innovation”, insisting on the school-running philosophy of “born because of oil, dedication to oil”, and promotes the campus spirit of “hard work, truth-seeking and dedication” and “listen to the party’s call, Dedicating to the country; working hard, loyal and responsible" as the core of GAC’s "Westward Migration Spirit" has cultivated a large number of management elites, technical backbones and various application-oriented talents, covering petrochemical industry enterprises, government agencies and scientific research at all levels across the country The institutes and education industry have made important contributions to the petroleum and petrochemical industry and local economic and social development.

talent development

It recruits students from 27 provinces (cities, districts) across the country. Since 2005, it has cooperated with 47 universities such as Tsinghua University, Taiyuan University of Technology, South China University of Technology, Guangdong University of Technology, China University of Petroleum and Lincoln University in the United Kingdom to train doctoral and master students.

It has 3 national engineering practice education centers, 2 provincial-level collaborative education platforms (a collaborative education platform for the cultivation of applied talents in petrochemical industry, a collaborative education center that highlights the cultivation of innovation and entrepreneurship capabilities), and 4 provincial-level (demonstrative) ) Industry College, 12 provincial-level excellent teaching teams, 9 provincial-level talent training model innovation experimental areas (demonstration bases), 10 provincial university experimental teaching demonstration centers, 12 provincial-level university students’ off-campus practical teaching bases, and 3 provincial-level Exemplary teacher education practice base. It has 1 national first-class course (first batch) (petroleum refining engineering), provincial first-class undergraduate courses, and 31 provincial-level excellent open courses.

In the past three years, it has won 3 first prizes and 4 second prizes for provincial teaching achievements; the employment rate of graduates is above 98%.


There are 606 persons with senior and deputy senior titles, and 1093 persons with doctoral and master's degrees. In the past two years, it has independently trained 1 foreign academician of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, 1 national "Hundred-Ten Thousand Talents Project" talent, 1 State Council Special Allowance Expert, and 3 Pearl River Scholars. "Double-appointed academicians", "Changjiang Scholars" distinguished professors, "National Outstanding Youth", "Hundred Talents Program" of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, "863 Program" chief experts, national "Hundreds and Thousands of Talents Project", experts with special government allowances from the State Council, Ministry of Education A group of high-level talents such as outstanding talents in the new century, Furong scholars, Chutian scholars, Longjiang scholars, Zhujiang scholars, etc.; 7 provincial-level training targets for the "Thousand Hundred Ten Project" in universities in Guangdong Province; Special support talents and sailing programs in Guangdong Province are in short supply There are 50 talents and high-level talents, and 6 outstanding young teachers in Guangdong Province (training plan).

A group of teachers won the titles of National Model Worker, National Excellent Teacher, National Excellent Scientific and Technological Worker, Famous Teacher of Petroleum and Chemical Education, Provincial Model Worker, Famous Teacher, Excellent Teacher in Nanyue, and Excellent Educator in Nanyue.


There are nine disciplines including engineering, science, management, economics, education, literature, law, history, and art. There are 58 undergraduate majors, of which 43 are science and engineering majors, accounting for 74.13%.

3 provincial key disciplines (chemical engineering and technology, control science and engineering, environmental science and engineering), 4 provincial key disciplines (control theory and control engineering, chemical technology, environmental engineering, food science and engineering), Three "Pearl River Scholars" set up post disciplines.

8 majors have passed international engineering education certification (chemical engineering and technology, environmental engineering; computer science and technology, process equipment and control engineering, electronic information engineering, energy and power engineering, biological engineering, mechanical design and manufacturing and automation); 1 1 national-level characteristic specialty (chemical engineering and technology), 1 national-level professional comprehensive reform pilot project (electrical engineering and automation), 2 national-level pilot majors (chemical engineering and technology, electrical engineering and its Automation), 2 national-level first-class undergraduate professional construction sites (chemical engineering and technology, environmental engineering); 9 provincial-level first-class undergraduate professional construction sites, 2 provincial-level strategic emerging industry specialty majors (energy and power engineering, polymer materials) And engineering).

Scientific research

1 academician workstation, 2 provincial key laboratories (Guangdong Petrochemical Equipment Fault Diagnosis Key Laboratory, Guangdong Petrochemical Pollution Process and Control Key Laboratory), 1 Provincial Collaborative Innovation Development Center (Guangdong Petrochemical Equipment Safety Technology Collaboration Innovation and Development Center), 12 provincial engineering technology research centers, 2 provincial industrial technology service platforms, 2 provincial university key laboratories (Guangdong University Petrochemical Pollution Control Key Laboratory, Inferior Oil Processing Key Laboratory), 6 provinces University engineering technology development center, 1 provincial-level international and Hong Kong, Macao-Taiwan cooperation innovation platform, and 2 provincial-level historical and cultural research bases. Co-established the International Industrial Security Big Data Research Institute with Lincoln University in the United Kingdom. Co-established three new R&D institutions with enterprises, including "Guangzhou Oil-Midland New Materials Research Institute", "Guangyou Oil-Fengneng High-tech Research Institute" and "Guangyou Oil-Huafeng Research Institute".

In the past three years, it has undertaken 2 key projects of the National Natural Science Foundation of China, 1 international (regional) cooperation and exchange project of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 1 key special project of the provincial key field research and development plan, and general projects of the National Natural Science Foundation of China , Youth Project, Ministry of Education Humanities and Social Science Project, Provincial Science and Technology Special Project and more than 1,000 projects. Won the first prize of China's petroleum and chemical industry automation industry scientific and technological progress award and the first prize of technological invention, the second prize of Guangdong Science and Technology Award, the third prize of Wu Wenjun Artificial Intelligence Science and Technology Award, etc. more than 90 awards. More than 1200 patents have been authorized.

Foreign Cooperation

It has established exchanges and cooperation relations with nearly 50 universities or government agencies in the United States, Britain, Australia, Ukraine, Malaysia, Poland, Nigeria and other countries, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The cooperation content includes academic exchanges, exchange visits of teachers and students, and scientific research cooperation projects. In 2013, he obtained the qualification for enrolling international students. In 2014, he established an organizational system to train international students sent by the Nigeria Petroleum Technology Development Foundation. It recruits foreign students with some majors in petroleum engineering, chemical engineering and technology (petrochemical engineering), international economics and trade, and advanced students in Chinese and Chinese culture from all over the world.

Established with Sinopec Maoming Branch, Sinopec Guangzhou Branch, Sinopec Zhanjiang Dongxing Petrochemical Company, Sinopec Sales Co., Ltd. South China Branch (referred to as Sales South China Branch), Shengu Group, ZTE Corporation and other large enterprises and large enterprises Established a close industry-university-research cooperation relationship.


Won successively "National Advanced Collective for Employment of General College Graduates", "National Colleges with Typical Employment Experience for Graduates", "2010 National Advanced Collective for Graduate Preliminary Work of General Colleges and Universities", "National Advanced Collective of Volunteer Service Work", and "National Excellent Volunteer" “Organization” “National Outstanding Unit of Social Practice Activities for Student Volunteers in Colleges and Secondary Schools in the Summer Vacation “Three Going to the Countryside”, “National May Fourth Red Flag Youth League Committee”, “Guangdong Province Civilized Unit”, the first Guangdong Province “Civilized Campus”, “Guangdong Province School Management Demonstration According to Law” "School", "Guangdong Province May 1st Labor Certificate" and other honorary titles.

Development vision

Grasping the opportunity of the rapid development of national higher education and petrochemical industry, fully relying on the important platform of the Guangdong Provincial People’s Government and the three major petroleum and petrochemical central enterprises to build schools, vigorously implement the four "innovative development, coordinated development, connotative development, and characteristic development" The grand strategy is to follow a differentiated development path, and strive to build a high-level science and engineering university with distinctive characteristics and outstanding advantages in petrochemical industry.

Mailing address: No. 139, Guandu 2nd Road, Maoming City, Guangdong Province (Zip Code: 525000)

Contact number: 0668-2923716 Fax: 0668-2873904

Admissions consultation telephone: 0668-2923508

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(The above statistics are as of May 2021)