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Huaqing College, Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology

Huaqing College of Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology is a full-time undergraduate college established in 2004 by Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology and social forces with the approval of the Ministry of Education.

The college is located in the historical and cultural city of Xi’an, at the eastern end of the South Second Ring Road, the southern section of the Xingfu Forest Belt in the High-tech East Development Zone of Xi’an. The Chanba Ecological Park has convenient transportation. The college covers an area of more than 600 acres and has high-standard teaching buildings, apartment buildings, libraries, catering service centers, indoor and outdoor sports fields, college student activity centers, information network centers, computing centers, modern education technology centers, etc. The experimental and training infrastructure is sound, and the equipment is advanced.

   Huaqing College of Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology is a teaching undergraduate college featuring architecture, civil engineering, management, and art disciplines, with engineering disciplines as the main body, and coordinated development of multiple disciplines. The college has 6 secondary colleges, including the School of Architecture, the School of Civil Engineering, the School of Economics and Management, the School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, the School of Materials Engineering, and the School of Art, 39 undergraduate majors, and 9 functional departments. At present, there are nearly 10,000 full-time students and more than 600 full-time teachers. Teachers with intermediate and senior professional titles account for nearly 80% of the total number of teachers. The college actively promotes professional construction and conducts scientific research to meet the needs of the society. There are currently one Shaanxi Province "Professional Comprehensive Reform Pilot" project, one talent training model innovation experimental zone, and one experimental teaching demonstration center; two provincial-level quality courses; utility model patents 4, 9 national-level scientific research projects, 33 provincial-level scientific research projects; 23 provincial-level scientific research awards; 31 provincial-level teaching reform topics; 46 textbooks for the main (deputy) compilation, and selected into the national "Twelfth Five-Year" planning textbook 3 books; 7 academic monographs published.

Since its establishment, Huaqing College of Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology has been adhering to the educational philosophy of “student-oriented, harmonious development, and comprehensive implementation of quality education”, and adhered to the application-oriented undergraduate talent training goal of “understanding theory, strong practice, and high quality”. Create a comprehensive quality education platform such as the "Huaqing Lecture Hall", and continue to innovate and educate people with diligence. In various competitions at all levels, Huaqing students have won 7 international competition awards, 25 national competition awards, and more than 400 provincial competition awards. In 2010, the group dance "Populus euphratica" performed by the school's dance students won the national top professional dance competition-the "Top Ten Works Award" of the Chinese Dance Lotus Award Competition. This is also the Shaanxi Province won since the establishment of the National Dance "Lotus Award" The highest honor; the 2012 architecture students won the Outstanding Award in the 2011 Xi’an World Expo Exhibition and Convention Park Design Competition. They are the only university student team among the eight winners in the world; in 2011, the electronic information science and technology students were awarded by Microsoft The company is rated as "the world's most valuable engineer". Since the 1990s, only more than 3,000 people worldwide have won this award; Magnolia won the "Best Director" and "Best Photography" awards at the TV Festival. In the same year, he won the Jury Prize of the 55th Leipzig Documentary Film Festival in Germany. He was the first university student in China to win the international award; In 2014, automation students won the first prize in two consecutive "Yalong Cup" National College Students’ Intelligent Building Engineering Practice Skills Competition. Sexual competition; in 2014, the mechanical manufacturing and automation students won the second prize in the National University Student Mechanical Innovation Competition. In 2016, "Junkyard" directed by Zhao Panqi, a student of photography, won the "Most Socially Concerned Documentary" award at the "Golden Panda" International Documentary Film Festival, becoming the youngest award-winning director in this international documentary competition. Subsequently, the film won the second prize in the domestic competition of the 4th China International Women's Film Festival. The initial employment rate of graduates has remained above 90% for eight consecutive years, and the rate of postgraduate entrance examinations has been maintained at about 15%. Graduates enjoy a good reputation in all sectors of society.

The college continues to expand the depth and breadth of overseas cooperation and exchanges, successively with Saint Martins University, Northern Arizona University, Idaho University, Northumbria University, Chaoyang University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Shixin University, Nankai University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Many colleges and universities have established cooperation platforms to carry out in-depth joint training, academic exchanges, short-term training, cultural exchanges during winter and summer vacations, and other projects, drawing on advanced school experience, and broadening the international horizons of teachers and students.

   In 2012, the college became the first group of similar institutions to be granted the right to confer bachelor's degrees. In accordance with the spirit of the "Regulations on Degrees of the People’s Republic of China" and the relevant documents of the Shaanxi Provincial Degree Committee, students who have completed all the courses specified in the teaching plan and passed the examination will be awarded a graduation certificate from Huaqing College of Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology. Those who meet the requirements for bachelor’s degree will be awarded by Xi’an Architecture Huaqing College of University of Science and Technology awarded a bachelor's degree certificate.

   For more than 10 years, with the cordial care of leaders at all levels and the support of all walks of life, the overall school-running strength of the college has reached a new level and won wide praise from all walks of life. In 2005, when Xu Kuangdi, then vice chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and Dean of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, visited the college, he spoke highly of the campus planning and school-running characteristics of the college, and praised the college's use of industrial architectural heritage to transform the school building as a pioneering work and model in the history of Chinese architecture. In 2009, the Youth League Committee of the College was simultaneously established by the Youth League Central Committee and the Provincial Youth League Committee as the only pilot unit of the Communist Youth League grassroots organization construction among similar colleges and universities in Shaanxi Province. Since 2013, the college has been ranked first in the Northwest Region in the "Top 100 Chinese Independent Colleges in Comprehensive Strength" ranking by the Chinese Academy of Management Science for five consecutive years; in 2015 and 2016, the college was the most influential and credible in China In the "2015 China University Evaluation Research Report" compiled by the university ranking brand iResearch China Alumni Association, it ranks at the forefront of the national independent college rankings and the first in the northwestern region. In 2017, in the 2017 China Independent College Competitiveness Rankings jointly released by the Research Center for Scientific Evaluation (RCCSE), Wuhan University China Education Quality Evaluation Center (ECCEQ) and China Science and Education Evaluation Network (, the college awarded Leading advantage ranks 31st in the country and first in the Northwest.

  The college recruits students from 30 provinces, cities, and autonomous regions across the country. Since 2013, all majors of the college have been promoted to the second batch of undergraduate enrollment in Shaanxi Province, and it was also the only two-undergraduate enrollment institution of its kind in Shaanxi Province that year. At a new historical starting point, the college will further emancipate the mind, seize opportunities, and strive to build the college into a higher education institution with a reasonable structure, stable quality and distinctive characteristics.