Xi’an Aeronautical University
Introduction to Xi’an Aeronautical University
Xi’an Aeronautical University (西安航空学院, website) is a full-time general college with an engineering-oriented and multi-disciplinary coordinated development. It is located in the historical and cultural city of Xi’an.
Xi’an Aeronautical University was founded in 1955, formerly known as the Xi’an Aeronautical Industry School, and is affiliated to the former Ministry of Aviation Industry. In 1957 the Lanzhou Aviation Industry School was merged. In 1960, it was upgraded to a vocational school and changed its name to Xi’an Aviation Industry College. It was later restored due to the adjustment of the national economy. In 1985, it was upgraded to Xi’an Aviation Industry Technical College with the approval of the former State Education Commission. In 1993, it was renamed Xi’an Aviation Technical College. Transferred to the locality in 1999, it belongs to the Shaanxi Provincial People’s Government and builds universities for the central and local governments. In 2012, it was upgraded to a regular undergraduate college with the approval of the Ministry of Education, and was renamed Xi’an Aeronautical College. For more than 60 years since its establishment, the school has always focused on the fundamental tasks of Lide Shuren, insisting on the cultivation of high-quality application-oriented talents and the service orientation of “based on Shaanxi, serving aviation, facing the west, and radiating the whole country”. Construction and local economic and social development have trained more than 88,000 application-oriented professionals.
Xi’an Aeronautical University currently has two campuses, Tong Hui and Yan Liang, covering an area of ??1158 acres, with a building area of ??more than 400,000 square meters. The total value of teaching equipment is 164 million yuan. More than 1.06 million copies of paper books and electronic books 1.7 million volumes; there are 130 in-school practice bases and laboratories such as aviation comprehensive experimental practice bases, aircraft structure laboratories, and 76 off-campus practice bases; there are school-run factories that integrate teaching practice, production and scientific research The output value exceeds 20 million yuan; it has national and local joint engineering research centers for special pump system technology, Shaanxi pump equipment research center, Shaanxi key laboratory of hydraulic technology and other scientific research institutions. The school is the deputy director unit of the National Alliance of Newly Established Universities, the executive director unit of the China Industry-University-Research Cooperation Promotion Association, and the director unit of the China-University-Enterprise Collaborative Industry-University-Research Innovation Alliance.
Xi’an Aeronautical University currently has more than 1,000 faculty members, including 48 people with high professional titles, 219 people with associate high professional titles, 692 graduate students, including 168 PhDs and 655 full-time teachers; the school employs 50 guest professors. Among them, there are 2 academicians, more than 20 famous experts and scholars; 1 national teaching team, 7 provincial teaching teams; 1 national teaching teacher, 8 provincial teaching teachers, 3 provincial excellent teachers, and provincial There are 5 teachers with moral standards, 1 excellent young teacher at the provincial level, 1 teacher who enjoys the special allowance of the State Council, and more than 50 person-times have held positions at the provincial level or above.
Xi’an Aeronautical University has an aircraft school (academy of civil aviation), a school of mechanical engineering, a school of electrical engineering, a school of materials engineering, a school of energy and architecture, a school of vehicle engineering, a school of computer, a school of economics and management, a college of foreign languages, a school of humanities, and a school of science , 17 colleges (departments) including the School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the School of Non-commissioned Officers, the School of Continuing Education, the School of Marxism (Department of Teaching and Research of Ideological and Political Theory Course), and the Department of Physical Education. Established 52 undergraduate and specialty programs in flight technology, aircraft manufacturing engineering, aircraft power engineering, materials science and engineering, robotics engineering, aircraft mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance, covering 16 in aerospace, machinery, materials, electrical, transportation, and business management Major categories, involving engineering, management and other disciplines. Now it has 3 provincial “first-class professional” construction and cultivation projects, 1 provincial undergraduate professional comprehensive reform pilot project, 3 provincial talent training model innovation experimental areas, 3 provincial experimental teaching demonstration centers, and provincial virtual simulations. 1 experimental teaching center, 4 provincial virtual simulation experimental teaching projects; 8 national and provincial pilot specialty construction projects, 9 provincial key majors; 11 national quality courses and excellent resource sharing courses 38 online open courses, excellent courses and excellent resource sharing courses. There are currently more than 13,100 full-time students.
Xi’an Aeronautical University has won 7 scientific research achievement awards at the department or bureau level, 523 patents, and 13 education and teaching achievement awards, including 1 national award, 1 provincial special award, and 5 first prizes. Published more than 2900 academic papers, of which 338 were indexed by SCI and EI, and 766 were indexed by core journals. The school always attaches great importance to the cultivation of students’ innovative spirit and practical ability, and organizes students to participate in various types of innovation and entrepreneurship competitions at various levels, such as the National University Student Electronic Design Competition, Mathematical Modeling Competition, Aerospace Model Championships, China “Internet +” University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition, etc. There are 567 national awards, 624 provincial awards, and 1191 awards in various competitions; 140 national innovation and entrepreneurship training programs and 199 provincial innovation and entrepreneurship training programs have been approved; the school is a university in Shaanxi Province Practice education and innovation and entrepreneurship base, colleges and universities of Shaanxi province innovation and entrepreneurship education and training base. Two courses, “Internet of Vehicles Technology” and “Mechanical Innovation Design”, were approved as provincial innovation and entrepreneurship education course construction projects.
Xi’an Aeronautical University has established close cooperation relationships with hundreds of state-owned large and medium-sized enterprises and institutions such as COMAC and AVIC, and has carried out orders such as “HNA Aviation Class”, “Tianhang Airlines Class” and “HNA Aviation Class”. Talent training work; jointly developed the “non-commissioned officer class” with the Rocket Army and the Strategic Support Force to achieve a simultaneous increase in the employment rate and the quality of employment. In recent years, the employment rate of graduates has remained above 92%, and the school has been awarded the title of “Advanced Collective for Graduate Employment in Shaanxi Province” for many times. The school attaches great importance to international cooperation and exchanges. It cooperated with the North Hessen University of Applied Sciences in hosting the first dual-degree undergraduate education project in Shaanxi Province, and established good cooperative relations with universities and research institutions in the United States, Canada, and Australia.