East China Jiaotong University
Introduction to East China Jiaotong University
East China Jiaotong University (ECJTU, website) is a teaching and research university specialized in transportation and railway development. It also has many other disciplines including science, engineering, foreign language study etc. The university is co-establised and co-administrated by China Railway Corporation, the Jiangxi Provincial People’s Government and the National Railway Administration .
East China Jiaotong University is located in Nanchang, Jiangxi. The school is surrounded by Huaihu Lake and Yishui River. The school has a great environment. It is a landscape school that is suitable for learning, teaching, and living on campus. The campus covers an area of 2816 acres, with a construction area of 798,000 square meters and with teaching and research equipment worth 393 million yuan. The library collects 2.29 million paper books and 2.33 million electronic documents.
There are 18 colleges in the university, covering 8 disciplines including engineering, economics, management, literature, science, law, education and art. It has 3 first-level doctoral programs and 21 first-level master programs.
The university currently has more than 23,200 full-time students, including more than 2,700 doctoral and master students. In 2019, the university implemented an implementation plan to accelerate the construction of high-level undergraduate education, and strive to build first-class undergraduate education.
The university has nearly 2,000 faculty members and more than 590 associate professors. He has “double-employed” academicians, “Changjiang Scholars” special professors, “National Jieqing”, “Millions of Plan” scientific and technological innovation leading talents, the national “100 million talent project”, enjoy the special allowance of the State Council, and the Ministry of Education “outstanding new century Talent Support Program, Ministry of Science and Technology, “Young and Middle-aged Science and Technology Innovation Leaders”, National Excellent Teachers, National Excellent Education Workers
The university has cooperated with more than 40 universities in the United Kingdom, the United States, France, Russia and other countries to carry out cooperation in school, credit transfer and exchange of teachers and students, and cooperate in the training of international high-quality talents. Continuously deepen the cooperation of “political schools, school-enterprise, school-schools”, and more than 70 units including China Railway, China Railway Construction, China Railway Academy, Beijing Jiaotong University, Jiangxi Provincial Transportation Department, Zhangzhou Municipal Government, Nanchang Bureau Group Company, etc. Established a strategic partnership.
The university is one of the 300 best greening units in the country. The National Intellectual Property Training (Jiangxi) Base, the Jiangxi Province Psychological Quality Development and Training Center, and the Youth Mental Health Education Counseling Center have successively settled in the school, and are the advanced units of the national college students’ mental health education work. Net tennis teams, track and field teams, and martial arts teams have won gold medals in major international and domestic sports events.
(Data of May, 2019)
Campus – East China Jiaotong University
Foreign Teachers at East China Jiaotong University
Nanchang (Panorama), referred to as “Hong” or “Chang”. It is the capital city of Jiangxi Province and the core city of Poyang Lake City Group. It is the political, economic, cultural, scientific, education and transportation center of Jiangxi Province. An important central city in the region. By 2018, the city has jurisdiction over 6 districts and 3 counties, with a total area of 7402 square kilometers, a built-up area of 317.3 square kilometers, a resident population of 5,545,500, an urban population of 4,116,400, and an urbanization rate of 74.2%.
Nanchang is located in the eastern part of China, north of central Jiangxi Province, the lower reaches of the Minjiang River and Fuhe River, and the southwestern shore of Poyang Lake. Nanchang is the only provincial capital city in China adjacent to the Yangtze River Delta, the Pearl River Delta and the West Coast Economic Zone. It is also one of the important central cities in East China and one of the central cities in the middle reaches of the Yangtze River.
Nanchang is a national historical and cultural city. In 1927, Nanchang became the birth of the first army under the leadership CPC. It makes Nanchang a famous revolutionary hero city, known as the rise of the military flag. The city was once the military capital of the Republic of China. After the founding of New China, Nanchang built the first aircraft, the first coastal defense missiles, the first motorcycle and tractor. It is an important manufacturing center in China and the birthplace of the new Chinese aviation industry.
Nanchang is China’s first low-carbon pilot city. It has won the title of National Innovation City, International Garden City, National Health City, and Top Ten Dynamic Cities in the World. In 2006, it was selected by Newsweek as “the world’s top ten economic vitality”. city”. In June 2019, the “Future Network” was opened in Nanchang.
(Video: My City Nanchang)