Introduction to Jiaxing University
Jiaxing University (嘉兴学院, JXU) started in 1914, and the school is located in Jiaxing. It is located in the southeast coast and the center of the Yangtze River Delta. It is connected to Shanghai in the east, Suzhou in the north, Hangzhou in the west and Hangzhou Bay in the south. It has unique geographical advantages, developed industries and economy. Prosperity is the birthplace of the Communist Party of China, the birthplace of Jiangnan culture, the permanent site of the World Internet Conference, and the comprehensive demonstration of the Shanghai demonstration zone in Zhejiang Province.
The university has three campuses, Yuexiu and Lianglin Heping Lake. The campus area is 1853.99 mu, the school building area is 869,700 square meters, the teaching and research equipment is 312 million yuan, the library paper collection is 2.319 million, and the electronic collection is 1.872 million.
There are 17 teaching units, more than 16,500 full-time students, and more than 8,000 students in adult education. There is also an independent college – Nanhu College of Jiaxing College, and nearly 8,000 full-time students of Nanhu College of Jiaxing College.
The university has more than 1,600 faculty members and more than 1,060 full-time teachers, including more than 490 deputy teachers and above, more than 530 doctoral degree teachers, and four academicians. The national “100 million talent project” has been selected as a talent and the Ministry of Education. The Excellent Talent Support Program has been selected as three national-level talents, including provincial and young talents with outstanding contributions, provincial “10,000-plan” teaching masters, and provincial “Qianjiang senior talents” special professors and other provincial high-end talents. There are 2 provincial key innovation teams, 4 provincial teaching teams and 12 key technology innovation teams in Jiaxing.
There are 55 undergraduate majors in the school, including 2 national-level specialties, 1 undergraduate teaching project of the Ministry of Education, 1 national professional certification pilot, 2 national professional certification majors, and 16 provincial-level professional construction majors. The level teacher education innovation project was selected for one major. It has 10 national and provincial experimental teaching platforms. It recruits students from 30 provinces across the country, and cooperates with 62 universities in 18 countries (regions) such as the United States, Britain, Australia, Germany, Japan and Korea to conduct joint research, double-degree study, exchange training, etc., with Zhejiang University of Science and Technology. After 17 units jointly trained graduate students, the initial employment rate of graduates has remained above 96% for many years.
The school gives full play to its location advantage in the hinterland of the Yangtze River Delta, and has close advantages with the non-ferrous industry. It actively connects the needs of industry and enterprise development in the Yangtze River Delta region, and further promotes the integration of production and education, school-enterprise cooperation, and the establishment of the Yate Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Ali. More than 30 school-enterprise cooperation and education platforms, such as the Baba Production and Research Base, have established a number of research and innovation carriers such as the Zhejiang Yangtze River Delta Integration Research Center, the Jiaxing University Science and Technology Park, and the Jiaxing College G60 Science and Technology Corridor Industry and Innovation Research Institute. The School of Entrepreneurship was selected as a model entrepreneurship college in Zhejiang Province, and the College Student Entrepreneurship Practice Park was rated as a national-level creative space. The students won the National Challenge Cup Scholarship Competition Gold Award twice; the school was in the Zhejiang Provincial Education Department for three consecutive years. Undergraduate colleges and universities are ranked first in the comprehensive teaching-oriented comprehensive colleges. In 2018, they won the China Industry-University-Research Cooperation Promotion Award. In January 2019, they became the pilot model universities in Zhejiang Province.
At present, the school is adhering to the school motto of “Founder is a diligent and diligent study”, carrying forward the ethos of “seeking truth and seeking truth”, and is committed to cultivating high-quality applied and compound talents with social responsibility, innovative spirit and practical ability, and vigorously implements “ The four major development strategies: key breakthroughs, connotation enhancement, talent priority, and collaborative innovation, continuously improve applied research capabilities, social service capabilities, cultural heritage and innovation capabilities, and strive to create Jiaxing University and build first-class applied universities.
Foreign Teachers at Jiaxing University
- 30 mins from Jiaxing to Hangzhou by rail
- 30 mins from Jiaxing to Shanghai by rail