Chongqing Normal University
Chongqing Normal University (hereafter as “CNU”), founded in 1954, is a full-time comprehensive institution of higher education under the leadership of Chongqing Municipal Government of P. R. China. CNU is a higher education institution authorized to award Master’s and Bachelor’s degree with the approval of the Degree Awarding commission of the State Council, P. R. China. And it was granted doctor degree institute by Chinese education government in 2018.
Currently, there are 17 colleges, 72 bachelor’s degree programs, 24 first-level discipline of authorized master’s degree programs, 14 professional authorized master degree programs, authorized secondary vocational master’s degree, authorized advanced teachers professional master degree of literature, science, economics, management, art, physical education, etc., forming an educational system which is able to train postgraduates, undergraduates, associates and overseas students.
The university now has 3 campuses with area of 1.73 square kilometers. It has 30,000 student, 800 doctoral supervisors and master supervisors. It has nearly 200 national scientific research project and 60 national scientific research achievements.
The university now cooperates with over 30 countries all over the world. It promoted Chinese language to the world and now has Confucius institute in all five continents.
Foreign Trade and Business College of Chongqing Normal University
Foreign Trade and Business College of Chongqing Normal University was founded in 2002 under CNU, which has been approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education. It is a full time regular undergraduate School.
After nearly 20 years' development, the college has become a multidisciplinary coordinated developing college. The college keeps improving the quality of teaching and tries the best to make the school to be a standout school all over China. The college is divided into 11 schools: Film and Television Fusion Media School, Global Business School, Big Data & Engineering School, Foreign Language School, Mathematics & Computer School, Management School, Literature and Creative Communication School, Performing Arts School, Art & Design School, Sports School and Department of Political Education. Our college also established Modern Education & Training School and International College. The college now has 43 undergraduate majors. English major, International Economics and Trade major and Tourist Management major has been approved the special major of Chongqing Three Specials Action.
The college has two campuses now which are Hechuan campus and Tongliang campus with more than 18,000 students. During these three years, the students have been rewarded 37 national rank 1 prizes and 136 rank 2 prizes. The employment rate of graduate always keeps above 95%.
The college has a wide range of facilities including the newly built smart training building, a standardized library, a sports stadium, an experimental theatre, a stimulation studio and more than 200 multimedia and smart classrooms as well as several research institutes such as the Innovation Center of Smart Education and Studies Coordination, the Big Data Research Center for Online Public Opinion, the Institute of Digital Media Technology and Application, the All-Media Creative Broadcasting Research Center, the Intelligent Management + R&D Center and more. The Pilot Municipal-Level Experimental Teaching Center, a Municipal Innovator Space and an Incubation Base of College Students Entrepreneurship are also set up.
Cooperation between the college and the local government and enterprises has been established to deepen the integration of coordinated development among industry, education and city. With support of the Ministry of Education, we have initiated the new practices in talent fostering model focusing on Double-Innovation in Computing Science, the building of Cross-Border and Digital Economy Combined Innovation Talents Class and the construction of the Comprehensive Lab Sponsored by Tecent Cloud Big Data. Cooperation has been extended with big industry giants such as Tecent and Alibaba in the form of jointed students training and internship bases. As part of the effort of engaging with the local social economical and cultural development, training services of various kinds have long been offered to local governments agencies by the college.
The college also continuously focuses on building the communication with international schools and cultivates the character of “foreign trade”. During these years, the college has a great cooperation with the schools in America, England, Canada, Korea, Thailand and so on. The college hires over 10 foreign teachers who come from America, Korea, Sri Lanka, Italy, Croatia, Thailand, etc every year. The college also sent over 200 teachers and students to study, internship and work abroad.