Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology
Introduction to Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology
Guangdong Institute of Petrochemical Technology (广东石油化工学院, website) is a public undergraduate university jointly established by the Guangdong Provincial People’s Government and China Petrochemical Corporation, China National Petroleum Corporation and China National Offshore Oil Corporation. It is the only university with a special petrochemical industry in South China. Excellent Engineer Education and Training Program” University, Guangdong Province, high-level science and engineering university to build colleges and universities.
The university is located in Maoming City, Guangdong Province, the largest petrochemical production base and fruit production base in southern China, and a beautiful coastal city. It covers an area of 1,346,700 square meters (about 2020 acres) (including the new campus). The school was founded in 1954, and has trained a large number of management elites, technical backbones and various application-oriented talents. It has spread throughout the country in petrochemical industry enterprises and government agencies, research institutes and education industries at all levels, for the petroleum and petrochemical industry and local economic and social development. It has made important contributions and is one of the important bases for talent cultivation in the petroleum and petrochemical industry.
With the mission of cultivating high-level professionals, the university promotes quality education in an all-round way, pays close attention to the quality of education and teaching, and continuously improves the quality of teaching and education. It recruits students from 27 provinces across the country, and currently has nearly 21,000 full-time students. Adult education More than 15,000 students have been educated. Since 2005, they have jointly trained doctors and masters with 47 universities including Tsinghua University, Taiyuan University of Technology, South China University of Technology, Guangdong University of Technology, Hunan University, Beijing University of Science and Technology, China University of Petroleum and Lincoln University.
The university has 3 national engineering practice education centers, 11 provincial excellent teaching teams, 3 provincial quality courses, 19 provincial quality open courses, 1 provincial innovation and entrepreneurship education course, and 1 provincial application talent. Training courses, 4 provincial-level quality textbooks, 7 provincial-level talent training model innovation experimental areas, 9 provincial college experimental teaching demonstration centers, 3 provincial-level applied talent training demonstration bases, and 11 provincial-level college students’ off-campus practice teaching bases , 1 provincial industrial college, 1 provincial-level series of online open courses, 2 provincial-level demonstration teacher education practice bases. Established with Sinopec Maoming Branch, Sinopec Guangzhou Branch, Sinopec Zhanjiang Dongxing Petrochemical Company, Sinopec Sales Co., Ltd. South China Branch (referred to as Sales South China Branch), Shengu Group, ZTE Corporation and other large enterprises and large enterprises Close cooperation between industry, university and research institutes.
The university has 1,378 faculty members and 886 teachers with doctoral and master’s degrees. 1 “Changjiang Scholar” special professor, 1 national “Million Plan” scientific and technological innovation leading talent, 1 National Natural Science Foundation Outstanding Youth Fund winner, 7 people enjoying special government allowances from the State Council, 1 national advanced worker, 1 outstanding national science and technology worker, 2 national outstanding teachers, 2 new century outstanding talents of the Ministry of Education, 7 provincial-level training objects of the “Thousand-hundred-year project” of Guangdong Higher Education, Guangdong special talents, and shortage of talents in the sail plan 50 people including high-level talents, 6 outstanding young teachers (cultivation plans) in Guangdong Province, 5 provincial innovation teams, and a group of teachers won the Guangdong Provincial Higher Education Teaching Teacher Award, Nanyue outstanding teachers, provincial and municipal outstanding educators, Labor model and other honorary titles. Academician Song Zhendu of the Chinese Academy of Sciences was appointed as the “double-educated academician” of the school. He was also invited by the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Academician Hu Yongkang, Academician Jin Yong, Academician Liu Shanghe, Academician Xue Qunji, Academician Chen Xinzi of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and “Yangtze Scholar”, “Pearl River Scholar” and “National Outstanding Youth” The recipients of the Natural Science Foundation, Sinopec Group Company and its affiliated companies, and more than 100 experts and scholars from universities and colleges such as Tsinghua University, Sun Yat-Sen University, South China University of Technology, and Tohoku University of Japan served as visiting professors.
Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology has 20 teaching units, and there are 52 undergraduate programs in engineering, science, management, economics, education, literature, law, history, and art. There are 38 undergraduate majors, including 38 science and engineering majors. More than 73.07%. It has 3 provincial-level key disciplines (chemical engineering and technology, environmental science and engineering, control science and engineering), and 4 provincial key disciplines (control theory and control engineering, chemical technology, environmental engineering, food science and engineering), 1 national-level specialty (Chemical Engineering and Technology), 1 national-level professional comprehensive reform pilot project (electrical engineering and automation), 2 outstanding engineer education training programs, national pilot programs (chemical engineering and technology, electrical engineering) And its automation), 1 excellent talent training program provincial pilot program (process equipment and control engineering), 1 provincial key specialty (polymer materials and engineering), 8 provincial specialties (chemical engineering and technology, electrical Engineering and automation, mechanical design and manufacturing and automation, environmental engineering, process equipment and control engineering, applied chemistry, information and computational science, food science and engineering, 8 provincial-level professional comprehensive reform pilot projects (electrical engineering and automation) , chemical engineering and process, process equipment and control engineering, environmental engineering, mechanical design Manufacturing and automation, electronic information engineering, law, energy and power engineering), 2 provincial-level strategic emerging industry specialties (energy and power engineering, polymer materials and engineering), 4 provincial-level applied talent training demonstration programs ( Chemical Engineering and Technology, Electrical Engineering and Automation, Accounting, Computer Science and Technology).
In the past three years, Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology has undertaken more than 1,000 scientific research projects at various levels, such as the National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Humanities and Social Sciences Project of the Ministry of Education, and the provincial science and technology project. Received the first prize of scientific and technological progress in China’s petroleum and chemical automation industry, the second prize of Guangdong Science and Technology Award, the first prize of Guangdong Environmental Protection Science and Technology Award, the first prize of Maoming Science and Technology, and the first prize of outstanding achievements in Maoming City’s philosophy and social sciences. More than 90, more than 1,200 patents.
In recent years, Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology has strengthened educational exchanges and cooperation with foreign universities, continuously expanded the breadth and depth of opening up to the outside world, encouraged teachers to strengthen foreign academic exchanges, and strongly supported teachers to visit high-level universities in foreign countries. The school has established exchanges and cooperation with nearly 40 universities or government agencies in the United States, Britain, Australia, Ukraine, Malaysia, Poland, Nigeria and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The cooperation includes academic exchanges, student exchanges and scientific research cooperation. Students use the “3+1” or “2+2” mode to exchange learning with foreign (collective) institutions. At the same time, the school recruits students from all over the world, including petroleum engineering, chemical engineering and technology, international economics and trade, as well as Chinese and Chinese cultural students.
At present, Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology pays close attention to the opportunity of rapid development of the national higher education and petrochemical industry, fully relies on the important platform of the Guangdong Provincial People’s Government and the three major petroleum and petrochemical central enterprises to jointly build schools, and vigorously implements “innovative development, connotation development, and characteristic development”. Great strategy, actively promote the “innovation and strong school project”, and strive to build a high-level science and engineering university with distinctive characteristics and outstanding advantages.