Zhejiang Technical Institute of Economics
Introduction to Zhejiang Technical Institute of Economics
Zhejiang Technical Institute of Economics (浙江经济职业技术学院, ZJTIE, website), one of the first-batch Excellent National Backbone Vocational Colleges, is a full-time public provincial vocational college supervised both by Department of Education of Zhejiang Province and Zhejiang Materials Industry Group Corporation (ZJMI), a world Top 500 Company. Previously known as Zhejiang Provincial Materials School established in 1978, it is approved officially in January 2002 by the people’s government of Zhejiang province to upgrade into a higher vocational college.
In 2015, Zhejiang Technical Institute of Economics is listed among the first-batch pilot four-year vocational colleges for talents cultivation. Covering an area of 576.5 mu and floor area of 263,000 square meters, ZJTIE has nearly 9,000 students at school.
Adhering to the schooling philosophy of “Morality as Orientation foundation, Practice as Foundation, Excellence as pursuit, Optimization as aim”, and relying on the strong materials industry background, Zhejiang Technical Institute of Economics is dedicated to building a first-class higher vocational college boasting international popularity and domestic distinctive characteristics.
No. of foreign teachers: 7
“The students in the college are friendly, kind, and more than willing to help me with some of my shopping. The students are always cheerful and energetic too. The girls like to study English. During my stay at this college, I attended several concerts, drama plays, and oral English Competitions. Very interesting indeed. Also I had the opportunity to go to some social dinners. They were just great.The entire Xiasha area is very nice with numerous shops, and very fine restaurants. I found that every where that I went, I was welcomed. Also the transportation system is very reliable and cheap.”— Roman Sikora
Hangzhou is the provincial capital of Zhejiang Province, a strong economical province in China. It is the transportation hub, the political, economic, cultural and financial center of Zhejiang Province.
At the end of 2018, the Hangzhou metropolitan area has an area of 53,239 square kilometers and a population of 25.698 million. According to the “China Metropolitan Area Evaluation Index” issued by Shanghai Jiaotong University, Hangzhou is the fourth largest metropolitan area in China after Shanghai, Guangzhou and Beijing. In 2015, Hangzhou’s economic aggregate ranked 10th in mainland China, and was rated as the best commercial city in mainland China by Forbes. As the headquarters of Alibaba and other Internet industry companies, the city has a strong population appeal to Internet industry personnel. Read More
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