Quanzhou university of Information Engineering is a full-time applied undergraduate university approved by the China Education Ministry. It is the advanced unit of Chinese professional education, the reform pilot unit of China education, a unit achieving the second prize of China Teaching Achievement Award, the first pilot unit of Chinese Education informatization , the cooperated college as ICT innovation base of the integration of manufacture and education for China Education Ministry and ZTE .
It is located in the center of the Quanzhou city in Fujian province, surrounded by beautiful scenery like Qingyuan Mountaion(5A level), Fujian-Taiwan Kinship Museum, Quanzhou museum and West Lake Park. The school covers an area of 891.99 mu, with a total area of 29.33 million square meters.
The school was established in 2002 and was promoted to an undergraduate college in 2014. It majors in engineering, featured by advanced manufacturing, electronic information and software engineering. There are seven main teaching units: Electronics & Communication Engineering College, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering College, Software College, Creative Design College, Economy &Management College, Civil Engineering College and General Education Center.There are 8,269 full-time students and 389 full-time teachers, including 137 professors and 249 teachers with master's degree.
It adheres to the mission of non-profit, adheres to the motto of “Knowledge and action are one ", adheres to the principle of "moral makes a man and quality makes a school”. The school follows the law of cultivating applied talents and strives to build the innovative talent training platform to carry out the combination of learning and practicing by taking CDIO as the main model. Working with the standards of Accreditation of Engineering Education and the requirements of excellent engineer training, it works hard to develop suitable training programs, reconstruct curriculum system, strengthen the quality management of training process, innovate the mode of talent training and strengthen ability training with the cooperation between school and enterprise, then finally to cultivate applied talents with solid theory foundation, strong practice ability, good sense of innovation and high personal quality.
There are more that 50,000 square meters for experiment and training.There are four training centers with the central financial support; four Fujian productive training bases; two training centers with the financial support from Fujian Province;one demonstration center as Fujian provincial experimental teaching demonstration center;8000 square meters of College Students' Innovation and Entrepreneurship Park. In 2016, it was identified as one of the first batch of college students innovation park by the Education Department of Fujian Province, and it was regarded as the business incubator in Fujian by Human Resources and Social Security Department of Fujian province. There are also several training centers built with the multiparty cooperation like German BOSCH Rexroth (Chinese) Co., Ltd. and other 118 well-known enterprises. There are also some self-built training centers in Quanzhou Jiangnan high tech Industrial Park, Xiamen software park and technology park.
It works hard to strengthen the construction of scientific research innovation platform, processing an ICT production and education innovation base with the cooperation between Ministry of education and ZTE. There are three innovation platforms and two key laboratories: Fujian engineering research center of the industrial robot and intelligent manufacturing, technology engineering center of numerical control equipment application, the international business university research center of Fujian province, the key laboratory of 3D printing equipment and manufacturing, the key laboratory of cloud computing and Internet of thins.
It attaches great importance to international exchanges and cooperation between Fujian and Taiwan. It is the first batch of colleges and universities in Fujian to carry out the cooperation with Taiwan and is discussing the cooperation of founding an institute of Fujian and Taiwan industries. It has signed the agreement of cooperation with the Rheinland-Pfalz Education College in German to build a training base for education teachers in China and Germany. And it has reached a memorandum of the education cooperation with the Ukrainian National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture.
It has achieved greatly in education. Since 2009, there have been 591 people (students and teachers) taking part in 232 kinds of national skill competitions held in Fujian or other places. Among them, there are 72 people getting national rewards. In the past two years, our students’ creative works have gotten great success in the relative competitions, and there are 60 projects awarded as Fujian province projects or national projects. The education quality has been sanctioned by society and companies. The employment rate of graduates has remained 98% during the past six years, and it was awarded the title of “Fujian Advanced Collective in Graduate Employment”.
The majors in the college are electronic information engineering, communication engineering, photo-electronic information science & engineering, mechanical design and manufacturing & automation, electrical engineering & automation, material forming and control engineering, software engineering, network engineering, network engineering, digital media art, product design, environmental design, civil engineering, engineering cost, construction of electrical and intelligent, e-commerce, international business, financial engineering, logistics management.
Quanzhou, located in Fujian province, the southeast coast of China, the west of the Taiwan strait, with an area of 11,015 square kilometers and a population of 8.51 million (permanent population at the end of 2015).
Quanzhou is the first national historical and cultural city, the city of East Asian Culture, the starting point of Maritime Silk Road, the world multicultural exhibition center.
Quanzhou was one of the four great ports of the world during the Tang dynasty and was the first great port in the east in Song dynasty and Yuan dynasty. Quanzhou is regarded as the city of international garden , the city of Chinese garden, the excellent tourist city, the city awarded the best model of improving people's living environment by Dubai. There are 18 places of interest, 31 national key cultural relics protection units, 37 scenic areas with AAA (even more), 2 national geological park and 1 national key scenic place.
In the "One Belt and One Road" strategy advocated by China, Quanzhou is listed as "the leading area for the construction of the 21st century maritime silk road" and "the strategic pivot of maritime cooperation". Quanzhou is the manufacturing city, is a typical Chinese manufacturing city, is the first pilot of the strategy of "made in China 2025" . At the end of 2016, there were 100 listed companies in Quanzhou and 148 China's famous trademarks, accounting for one-third of the total in Fujian province and being hailed as the "Brand Capital". In 2016, the total value of the city's GDP was 664.66 billion yuan, constantly remaining the first one in Fujian province for 18 years.