Capital University of Economics and Business
Introduction to Capital University of Economics and Business
Capital University of Economics and Business (首都经济贸易大学, website) was founded in 1956. It is a key university in Beijing that was merged and formed by the former Beijing Economics Institute and the former Beijing Institute of Finance and Trade in March 1995. For more than 60 years since the school was founded, adhering to the school motto of “Chongde, Shangneng, and benefiting the people through the world”, the first trader has condensed his thoughts and actions into a camel spirit of “bonaminxing, combining knowledge with action”, insisting on “based on Beijing, service The capital, facing the whole country and going to the world, “has trained 180,000 outstanding talents for the country and Beijing. The alumni of Shoujing Business are located at home and abroad, and have become an important force serving the economic and social development of the country and Beijing.
Capital University of Economics and Business is located in Huaxiang, Fengtai District. It focuses on full-time undergraduate and graduate education. The Red Temple Campus is located in Hongmiao, Chaoyang District.
For more than 60 years, the school has developed into a modern, multi-disciplinary finance and economics with six university subjects such as law, literature, science, and engineering, with economics and management as important features and outstanding advantages. University. It has 4 first-level disciplines authorized by doctorates and corresponding post-doctoral research stations, 7 first-level disciplines master’s degree authorization sites, and 18 professional master’s degree authorization sites. The school consists of the School of Urban Economics and Public Management, the School of Business Administration, the School of Economics, the School of Accounting, the School of Labor and Economics, the School of Culture and Communication, the School of Information, the School of Safety and Environmental Engineering, the School of Finance and Taxation, the School of Law, the School of Finance, and the School of Statistics 19 teaching units including Foreign Languages College, Overseas Chinese College, Marxism College, School of International Economics and Management, Ministry of Physical Education, International College, and College of Continuing Education.
Capital University of Economics and Business was awarded national key disciplines in labor economics, and was selected into the “Special Key Discipline Project” of the Ministry of Education. The first-level discipline of applied economics and statistics was approved as a key discipline in Beijing. Business management and accounting were approved as the second-level disciplines in Beijing, key disciplines in management science and engineering were approved as the key construction disciplines in Beijing, and 7 disciplines such as political economics were approved as the second-level disciplines in Beijing construction disciplines. Economics, labor and social security, statistics, human resources management and other majors have been approved with national-level specialty programs, economics, statistics, labor and social security have been approved as national-level professional comprehensive reform pilots, and accounting and finance have been approved by the city. Belonging to the first batch of first-class majors in colleges and universities, political economics, labor economics, and social security have been approved as national excellent courses, political economics and social security have been approved as national excellent resource sharing courses, financial accounting, international economics, and international business The national bilingual teaching demonstration course was approved, and the human resources management course group teaching team and the economics core course teaching team were rated as national teaching teams. The Economics and Management Experimental Teaching Center was named the National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center of Higher Education, the Economics International Talent Training Experimental Area was named the National Talent Training Model Innovation Experimental Area, and the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Certified Public Accountants of the School of Accounting was approved as a National University Student Outside the school’s practical education base, “Entering the World of Management” was rated as a national excellent video public course, and the school was awarded “National Ecological Civilization Education Base”.
Currently, there are 17,576 students at Capital University of Economics and Business, including 10,324 undergraduates, 3,159 graduate students, 438 doctoral students, 466 international students, 17 general foundation students, and 3,164 adult education students. The scores of undergraduate college entrance examination admission scores, graduate employment rate, graduate starting salary, professional relevance, career development space and other indicators are far higher than the average level of universities in Beijing.
Capital University of Economics and Business currently has 1,446 faculty members and 881 full-time teachers. Among them, 168 are professors and other professional technicians at a higher vocational level, and 336 associate professors and other professional vocational technicians. There are 115 doctoral supervisors and 455 master supervisors. In recent years, 287 in-service teachers have received national outstanding teachers, national outstanding science and technology workers, national teaching masters, national multi-million talent project, national high-level talent special support plan (10,000-person plan), and new century talent support from the Ministry of Education Various honorary titles, such as the famous teacher of Beijing High-Tech Education and Beijing Famous Teacher of Teaching. The school has carried out teacher career planning work since 2006, and has taken the lead in setting up the Teacher Promotion Center (OTA) in domestic universities. It is the earliest teacher autonomous organization in Beijing to carry out teacher career planning and teacher career promotion.
Capital University of Economics and Business has signed intercollegiate cooperation agreements with 139 universities and research institutions in 33 countries. The school has been recruiting international students since 1986. It has developed a multi-level, multi-disciplinary international talent training system. The student categories include doctoral students, master students, undergraduates, advanced students, ordinary students, language students, and various short-term students. Health and so on. The school started a master’s degree program in English in 2007 and a doctoral program in English in 2011. At present, there are international students from 94 countries and regions studying at school, and the number of international students is 910.
School of Foreign Languages
The School of Foreign Languages of Capital University of Economics and Business was formerly the English Department of Capital University of Economics and Business. In 2001, it developed into the Department of Foreign Language Teaching of Capital University of Economics and Business. In June 2003, the Department of Foreign Languages was established. In May 2016, the School of Foreign Languages was established. There are seven teaching units including the English Department, the Asian-European Language Department, the First British Teaching Department, the Second British Teaching Department, the British International Department, the Graduate Public Education Department, and the Foreign Teacher Teaching Department. There are seven academic research institutions including the Research Center, Intercultural Communication Research Center, Translation Research Center, and Natural Literature Research Center, as well as a language experiment center. Language experiment centers include: 18 language teaching and learning laboratories including simultaneous interpretation laboratory, digital autonomous learning center, audio-visual editing and transmission laboratory, multi-modal situation laboratory and speech laboratory. The School of Foreign Languages undertakes public teaching tasks at all levels of the school.
Today, with the training of international talents as the strategic goal, the School of Foreign Languages has made its own efforts in three aspects. One is the combination of teaching, production, teaching, and research. Contribute; Second, through the efforts of teachers and students to create an international window of the school and cultivate excellent foreign language talents; Third, through the organization of various competitions and competitions to create an atmosphere of school English learning.
2, Undergraduate teaching
With the approval of the Ministry of Education, the College of Foreign Languages has set up three undergraduate majors in Business English and English (Economy Translation) (English-French Bilingual) and French. The School of Foreign Languages has been adhering to the people-oriented teaching concept, adopting a diversified and international training model, making full use of excellent teacher resources and advanced teaching equipment, and relying on the advantages of school economics and management disciplines to cultivate students with solid English language skills. On the basis, pay attention to the learning and practical ability training of students’ professional knowledge such as economic trade and management. So far, it has trained and delivered more than 1,200 composite, applied foreign trade and economic foreign language talents with international vision for the society. The above facts fully prove the necessity and importance of foreign language and literature disciplines in finance and economics universities. The improvement of the overall strength of teaching and research at the School of Foreign Languages plays an extremely important role in the rapid development of the Capital University of Economics and Business.
3. Discipline construction
The School of Foreign Languages has a master’s degree granting point in the first-level discipline of foreign language and literature. It has two second-level disciplines of foreign linguistics and applied linguistics and English language and literature. Five research directions of literature and applied linguistics. Natural literature research has a leading position in China. As one of the earliest natural literature researchers in China, the School of Foreign Languages has brought the essence of British and American natural literature research into the country, and spread the concept of harmony between man and nature through literature as a carrier. The excellent teaching and research team mainly led by professor Cheng Hong is engaged in teaching and scientific research, and keeps up with the international frontier issues, and has achieved fruitful results. The monograph “Return to the Wild” published by Professor Cheng Hong is the first domestic book to systematically introduce and comment on natural literature, and has made positive contributions to the study of English and American natural literature in China.
In 2014, an MTI professional master’s program was added. According to the development needs of Beijing, two training directions of translation and interpretation were set up, which were specifically divided into four directions: business translation, translation project management, business interpretation, and conference interpretation.
The School of Foreign Languages currently has 67 faculty members, including 59 full-time teachers. Among the teachers, there are 6 professors and 15 associate professors; there are 28 doctors. Many teachers graduated from well-known universities at home and abroad. Every year, more than 10 foreign teachers are hired to teach important courses. So far, 8 people have received funding from the Beijing Young and Middle-aged Teacher Project; 5 outstanding lecturers at the school level.
5. Teaching Reform
Over the years, the School of Foreign Languages has introduced an international talent training model. “Natural Literature Reader” was rated as Beijing’s excellent textbook, and “Cross-Cultural Business Communication”, “College English Multiple Reading Course”, “Commercial Economic Translation Comprehensive Course” and other textbooks were selected as school excellent textbooks; college English courses, comprehensive English The curriculum was determined to be a top-quality school curriculum; more than 40 school-level educational reform projects were approved. In the past three years, it has won 20 awards for various teaching and research achievements and scientific research achievements.
6. Scientific Research
In the past three years, the scientific research strength of the School of Foreign Languages has continuously improved, and it has achieved a leap in development. 4 national social science fund projects, 3 provincial and ministerial-level scientific research projects, 5 bureau-level scientific research projects, 32 school-level scientific research projects, and more than 10 school-level educational reform projects were approved. Published 19 monographs, textbooks and translated books. Published more than 162 academic papers publicly.
7. Exchange abroad
Every year, the School of Foreign Languages sends young and middle-aged teachers to the United States, Britain and other English-speaking countries for academic and cultural exchanges. It has established cooperation projects with many universities in the United States, France and other countries. Each year, more than 20 students are sent to universities such as Paris Seventh University, Dickson State University, Northern State University, University of California, Riverside, Parker University and other universities for study and exchange. activity.
The School of Foreign Languages actively implements an international schooling strategy, continuously enhances its awareness of international schooling, and carefully creates an innovative platform for the cultivation of international talents. At present, it has signed a cooperation agreement with the seventh French university (Sorbonne University), and is also discussing cooperation matters with California Polytechnic State University and other universities, and all have reached preliminary intentions.