China college

Hebei University of Geosciences

Hebei University of Geosciences was founded in 1953. It is one of the five universities directly under the former Ministry of Geology. It is a university jointly established by the Ministry of Land and Resources and the People's Government of Hebei Province.

   As the first institution directly affiliated to the former Ministry of Geology to set up economic management majors in New China, the school always takes "providing talents and scientific and technological support for the sustainable development of resources and environment" as its core mission. Adhering to the school motto of "Expanding Views and Natural History" and carrying forward the glorious tradition of "hard work, truth-seeking and innovation", after more than 60 years of running a school, the school has gradually formed "highlighting the overall characteristics of resources, environment and economic management, strengthening earth science, economic management science, and environment "Science, land surveying and mapping sciences, construction engineering sciences, information technology sciences, humanities and social sciences, basic sciences and other multi-level disciplines such as coordinated development and in-depth cross-integration" characteristics of running a school.

Today, the school has 7 disciplines including science, engineering, management, economics, law, literature, and art, and 65 undergraduate majors, including 4 national-level specialty majors (including resource exploration engineering majors, business management majors) , Land Resources Management Major, Groundwater Science and Engineering Major), 4 national and provincial comprehensive reform pilot majors (including computer science and technology majors, resource exploration engineering majors, accounting majors, land resources management majors), 4 Hebei Provincial colleges and universities undergraduate education innovation highland (including geology and minerals education innovation highland, management education innovation highland, water conservancy and hydropower education innovation highland, economic and trade accounting education innovation highland), 8 Hebei Province colleges and universities brand characteristic majors (including resource exploration engineering majors, prospecting Major in technology and engineering, major in business administration, major in land resource management, major in groundwater science and engineering, major in hydrology and water resources engineering, major in international economics and trade, major in accounting). The school has 11 first-level masters in geology, geological resources and geological engineering, business administration, management science and engineering, computer science and technology, law, applied economics, mathematics, materials science and engineering, environmental science and engineering, and public management Degree authorization points (covering 51 second-level master degree authorization points), geological engineering, business administration (MBA), accounting (MPACC), finance, art, applied statistics, engineering management, 7 professional master degree authorization fields, with an equivalent master's degree The right to award degrees. The school recruits students from 31 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions across the country, with about 18,000 full-time students. In 2016, the school became a doctoral degree authorized project construction unit.

   There are more than 900 full-time teachers in the school, of which 50% have senior professional and technical positions, and 92% have doctoral and master's degrees. Among them are government special allowance experts, outstanding provincial management experts, provincial middle-aged and young experts with outstanding contributions, provincial social science outstanding young experts, provincial young top talents, provincial "three-three-three talent project", provincial-level teaching teachers, etc. 73 people . In recent years, the school has successively introduced a group of outstanding talents including Liu Jiaqi, academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mao Jingwen, academician of the Academy of Engineering, Humboldt scholar from Germany, Ji Qiang, winner of "National Outstanding Youth", and famous expert Li Zhaoliang. The school also employs 187 part-time professors and guest professors, including 14 academicians.

   The school attaches great importance to the improvement of school guarantee capabilities. The library currently has a collection of 1.3 million books, more than 1,400 Chinese and foreign paper periodicals, and 3.45 million e-books; it has 2 national experimental teaching demonstration centers for geosciences and economic management, and 5 water resources, environment, jewelry and mineral processing. Provincial Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center; The school has 221 internship training bases at all levels; the school also has an Earth Science Museum and Qianyuan Finance Museum, of which the Earth Science Museum is a national, provincial, and municipal science education base and quality education base.

  The school has always insisted on cultivating people with morality, teaching students in accordance with their aptitude, and through comprehensively deepening the reform of talent training mode, strengthening innovation and entrepreneurship education, to provide guarantee for students' comprehensive development and individualized success. In the past five years, undergraduate students have completed more than 590 scientific research projects and published more than 580 scientific papers; in the "Creating Youth" National Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Competition, "Challenge Cup" National College Students Extracurricular Academic Technology Competition, Mathematical Modeling, Advertising Art, Humanities In knowledge, English competitions, rock climbing, football and other competitions, he has won 249 national awards and 514 provincial awards; every year, more than one hundred students receive national and provincial honorary titles. Student Tang Jianzhe, "2012 Chinese University Student of the Year" Received an interview by General Secretary Xi Jinping.

   In order to promote the employment of students and improve the quality of employment, the school organizes nearly a hundred job fairs of various types every year, invites nearly a thousand enterprises and institutions to recruit talents at the school, and provides more than 20,000 jobs for graduates. In the past five years, the employment rate of postgraduates has reached 100%, and the employment rate of undergraduates has been above 92%.

In recent years, the school has achieved fruitful scientific research results, and has successively won 4 National Science and Technology Progress Awards and National Teaching Achievement Awards. In 2017, Professor Ji's team published two high-level academic papers in the same issue of "Nature". In 2018, Professor Ji's team Heidelberg fossils were discovered for the first time in our country. The school has 9 provincial-level key disciplines and key development disciplines, as well as 7 provincial and ministerial-level scientific research bases, including Hebei Mineral Resources Strategy and Management Research Base, Hebei Water Resources Sustainable Utilization and Industrial Structure Optimization Collaborative Innovation Center, etc., and water resources Provincial key laboratories such as sustainable utilization and development, optoelectronic information and earth exploration technology, and more than 130 professional laboratories.

   The school continues to improve its open-running pattern, providing strong support for the development of teachers and students and serving the country. The school has established friendly cooperative relations with more than 20 universities in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Germany, Russia, Australia, France, South Korea, the Czech Republic and other countries, and has extensively carried out student exchanges, mutual recognition of credits, mutual awards of degrees, and scientific research cooperation. Various forms of cooperation. The school’s Confucius Classroom at Ostrava University of Technology in the Czech Republic, while actively spreading Chinese culture to serve the “Belt and Road” initiative, it also builds a friendly bridge for exchanges between teachers and students and Europe.

Over the past sixty-five years, the school has trained more than 100,000 graduates. Xu Deming, former deputy minister of the Ministry of Land and Resources, Wu Qiang and Mao Jingwen, academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Hou Zengqian, academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Li Yuansheng and Wu Genshui, captains of the Antarctic scientific expedition team, and Hu Jun, president of Jinan University Outstanding representatives include Zhang Hong, winner of the Li Siguang Geological Science Award, Shen Xuhui, chief scientist of "Zhangheng No. 1" satellite project, Zhao Ziliang, president of China Life Insurance Company, and Xie Yuhong, chief geologist of CNOOC Corporation.

   The construction and development of the school has received cordial care and strong support from leaders at all levels. Mao Zedong, Hu Jintao, Xi Jinping and the leaders of the party and the country have cordially received the teachers and students of our school. Comrade Wen Jiabao gave the rock and mine specimens he personally collected and the "Wen Jiabao Geological Notes" he wrote to the school, encouraging teachers and students to continue to carry forward the spirit of "hard work, truth-seeking and innovation" and make new contributions to the construction of the motherland.

Looking back on the past, with the construction and development of the Republic, several generations of the school have been proud of the school, hard work, one after another, and inspirational practice; looking forward to the future, all teachers and students of the school will continue to carry forward the tradition, work together, unite and develop. Enterprising, and strive to build our school into an innovative multidisciplinary university with "first-class in the province, well-known in China, strong international influence, and outstanding advantages in resources, environment and related fields"!

   (Data statistics as of September 2018)