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Xuhai College of China University of Mining and Technology

Xuhai College of China University of Mining and Technology is an independent college run by China University of Mining and Technology under a new mechanism. It was established in 1999 and was approved as an independent college by the Ministry of Education in 2003. It was one of the first independent colleges approved to run a school in Jiangsu Province. The college is located in the central city of Huaihai Economic Zone, one of the first batch of national ecological garden cities, a famous historical and cultural city, and Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province, which enjoys the reputation of "one city, green mountains and half city". The campus is adjacent to the Yunlong Lake Scenic Area, a national 5A-level scenic spot with pleasant scenery and a sea of flowers in all seasons. It is located in the prosperous area of the city, with complete living service facilities such as transportation, shopping, and catering. The college runs on the Wenchang campus of China University of Mining and Technology, covering an area of 1555 mu. The campus has complete teaching and research facilities, including 2 national key laboratories, 2 national engineering (technical) research centers, 1 national and local joint engineering laboratory, 4 key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, and 2 engineering researches of the Ministry of Education Center, 17 other provincial and ministerial key laboratories, engineering (technical) research centers (including research bases), 2 provincial collaborative innovation centers, low-carbon energy research institutes and Internet of Things (perception mines) research centers have completed 1 National University Science Park. There are more than 2.7 million books in the collection, and 3.28 million digital books. And the well-equipped cultural, sports, and living facilities that can meet the learning and living needs of 20,000 students have created good conditions for students to grow and become talents. At present, the college has more than 8,300 ordinary undergraduate students.

  The college relies on the strong disciplines and teaching advantages of China University of Mining and Technology. China University of Mining and Technology is a national key university directly under the Ministry of Education, the national "211 Project", "985 Advantage Discipline Innovation Platform Project" and the national "Double First Class" construction university. It is also the Ministry of Education, Jiangsu Provincial People's Government, and National Work Safety Supervision and Administration. The General Administration jointly builds colleges and universities, and the school has graduate schools. Through long-term development and construction, the basic pattern of a multidisciplinary system and a multidisciplinary university has been formed, with engineering as the main subject, mining as the feature, and the coordinated development of science, engineering, literature and management. The school currently has 59 undergraduate majors, 35 first-level discipline master programs, 10 professional degree authorization points, 16 first-level discipline doctoral programs, 14 post-doctoral research stations; 1 first-level discipline national key discipline, 8 National Key Discipline, 1 National Key (Cultivation) Discipline; 8 "Changjiang Scholars Award Program" Specially-appointed Professor Posting Disciplines; 4 Provincial First-level Discipline Key Disciplines, 6 "Jiangsu University Advantage Discipline Construction Project" project disciplines and 1 A provincial key serial discipline of "Jiangsu University Advantage Discipline Construction Project". In the fourth round of discipline assessment conducted by the Ministry of Education in 2017, mining engineering, safety science and engineering entered the A+ category, and surveying and mapping science and technology, geological resources and geological engineering entered the A- category. Engineering, earth science, materials science, and chemistry ESI ranks among the top 1% of global universities and scientific research institutions. There are more than 3,100 faculty members, 16 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (including external appointments), and 1 foreign academician of the Russian Academy of Engineering. Among the more than 1,910 full-time teachers, there are 424 professors and 746 associate professors; 370 doctoral supervisors and 975 master supervisors. The proportion of teachers with doctoral degrees is more than 70%.

  The college sets up majors based on social development and market demand. The college currently has 9 teaching units, including the Department of Economics and Management, the Department of Mechatronics and Materials Engineering, the Department of Information and Electrical Engineering, the Department of Construction Engineering, the Department of Computer, the Department of Foreign Languages and Culture, the Department of Literature and Art, the Department of Basic Teaching, and the Department of Public Sports; There are currently 24 majors in enrollment, including 16 majors in science and engineering, 7 majors in literature and history, and 1 major in art. Over the years, the college has adhered to the school-running philosophy of "excellence in learning, use, and excellence in learning", with the aim of "cultivating the comprehensive development of morality, intelligence, physical education, art and labor, and a solid foundation, professionalism, practice, strong ability, and high-quality application-oriented "Talents" is the goal of training, attaches great importance to the cultivation of students' sense of social responsibility, practical ability, practical ability and innovative ability, and actively builds a platform for the growth of students.

The college actively promotes its internationalization strategy and cooperates with Griffith University in Australia, Deakin University, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, University of South Alabama, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada, Kyung Hee University in South Korea, etc. Well-known foreign universities have extensively cooperated to provide convenient conditions for students to broaden their international horizons and study abroad.

  The college adheres to the combination of education and management, pays attention to the all-round development of students, through a variety of academic and cultural activities, effectively promotes the overall improvement of students' quality, and has achieved outstanding results in international, national, and provincial and municipal academic competitions. A total of 1492 awards at all levels and categories, including 5 international first prizes and 18 second prizes; 2 Asian bronze prizes; 5 national special prizes, 50 first prizes, and 94 second prizes. 107 third prizes, 61 excellence awards; 4 first prizes, 14 second prizes, and 14 third prizes in the East China Division; 7 special prizes in Jiangsu Province, 144 first prizes, and 294 second prizes. 457 third prizes; 32 first prizes, 72 second prizes and 108 third prizes in northern Jiangsu.

  The college graduates have achieved outstanding results in the postgraduate entrance examination, and have maintained a higher education rate of more than 10%. In recent years, the school has formed a good atmosphere for postgraduate entrance examinations. Typical students such as all students in the dormitory of Xueba have accepted postgraduate entrance examinations and 149 points in mathematics for postgraduate entrance examinations. Many students have entered Tongji University, Nanjing University, Beijing Normal University, Sun Yat-sen University, etc. Southeast University, Shandong University, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China University of Mining and Technology and other prestigious universities continue to study. In the spirit of being highly responsible for graduates, the college has carried out employment and entrepreneurship work for graduates, actively carried out effective career planning, employment and entrepreneurship guidance and information services, and strived to help students achieve full and higher-quality employment. In recent years, graduates have been employed. The rate has remained above 95%. In the 2017 ranking of graduates of independent colleges announced by Shanghai Branch, the college ranked 9th with a total advanced rate of 13.05%, and ranked 4th with a domestic advancement rate of 12.35%.

  The college actively promotes the school-enterprise co-construction of laboratories, the school-enterprise and the school-site jointly build college students' internship, training, practice, and employment and entrepreneurship base work, and school-enterprise cooperation embedded, order-based joint training of talents. Every year, outstanding students are selected to study at the parent university "China University of Mining and Technology" for one year, and exchange student training cooperation with well-known domestic universities such as Southwest Forestry University.

   Facing the future, Xu Hai College of China University of Mining and Technology will fully implement the party’s educational policy, adhere to the direction of socialist education, adhere to morality, cultivate and practice the core values of socialism. Closely relying on the overall educational resources and school-running advantages of China University of Mining and Technology, serve social needs, update school-running concepts, deepen education and teaching reforms, innovate school-running models, strengthen connotation construction, and improve school-running quality. In accordance with the development idea of "steady development, optimization of structure, highlighting of characteristics, and improvement of quality", Xuhai College will be built into a first-class independent college in Jiangsu Province with excellent school conditions, advanced management, obvious professional advantages, and strong service functions. An important training base for applied talents. (Updated on September 20, 2018)