The Most Beautiful Campus of Henan Province
Shangqiu University is a full-time regular undergraduate institution approved by Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China. The University is near the site of one of the famous Big Four Ancient Academies “Yingtian Academy” which is situated in the southeast of Shangqiu, and is adjacent to the National 4A Scenic Spot “Ancient City of Shangqiu” which has the history of more than 4000 years. Shangqiu is located at the junction between Longhai Railway and Jingjiu Railway, between Lianhuo Highway and Jiguang Highway, and between National Road 105 and National Road 310, facing Anhui Province and Jiangsu Province to its east, the Central Plains to its west, Shandong Province to its north, and Yangze river and Huai river to its south. With its predominant geological location, pleasant climate and rich history, the literati of generations have gathered in this marvelous land. Shangqiu University stands out as a bright pearl, shining on the vast Eastern Henan Plain.
Beautiful Campus Environment
The university has 19,000 full-time students at school, and the campus environment is both elegant and enchanting, where the teaching area, administrative area, living quarter, sports zone and recreation part are scattered in a picturesque order and are reasonably proportioned. The unique architectural design and the sightly garden style both embody the rich cultural heritage of Shangqiu. Within the campus, luxuriant trees provide big shads; flowers blossom all the year round; lake water ripples with wind, where black swans play gleefully with each other; while in the island in the middle of the lake, golden peacocks stroll around leisurely, above which thousands of white pigeons fly as high as if to touch the horizon of the sky… What scatter in-between are green embankment, pavilion, stone sculpture and artificial hills. All these make you feel so delightful and happy that we have to say it is really an ideal choice for study and research.
Scientific Running Philosophy
By sticking to the principle of scientific outlook of development, implementing humanity-oriented thought in running school, and persisting in the running concept of “strictness, truth, pragmatic and innovation”, the university makes students expose with complete, systematic and specialized university education in order to cultivate advanced professionals, technicians and management talents with not only professional knowledge but high ability and quality. Friendly cooperation has been established between our university and other overseas universities in United States and Australia, presenting a strong support for undergraduates who want to pursue further education in other countries.
Solid Discipline Construction
Currently, the university consists of 13 schools, 1 division and 1 department, including the School of Communication and Art, School of Foreign Languages, School of Humanities, School of Management, Business School, School of Computer Engineering, School of Electronics and Information Engineering, School of Landscape Architecture, School of Architecture and Construction, School of Physical Education, School of Marxism, Chunlai School, Technical Secondary School, Teaching Division of Public Art as well as Department of Music. Offering 46 majors for undergraduates and 32 majors for professional students, the development ideas of the university is to take the Engineering, Management and Agriculture as its focus and promote the multidisciplinary harmonious development of Humanities, Economics, Science, Arts and Education. In addition, the University has 2 provincial feature specialties, 7 provincial brand specialties, 3 provincial comprehensive reform experimental specialties, 3 provincial experimental teaching demonstration centers and 1 excellent primary teaching organization, and undertakes 1 excellent online open course. Furthermore, the University has signed the cooperative agreements with many enterprises successively and established 106 Off-Campus practice and training bases suitable for teaching needs, which provide the strong support for reinforcing the practical teaching and developing the personnel training quality.
Abundant Teaching Resources
For the construction of teaching staff, the University insists in the dual-channel of “Inter Training and External Introduction”, and constantly strengthens the teachers’ level and improves the teaching quality. Up to now, the university already has a teaching team with high quality, reasonable structure and rich experiences, and the number of existing teacher is up to 1000. In addition, the school hired a batch of well-known experts and professors from various colleges and universities around the country to directly participate in the teaching program. Therefore, with the increasing capacity for scientific research, the University has constantly undertaken more 300 City Department Level Teaching and Research Programs or above, obtained more than 70 City Department Level Teaching and Research Achievement Awards or above, published more than 900 academic papers and 200 works and textbooks.
Advanced Teaching Facilities
The University is equipped with advanced teaching facilities such as the modern Teaching Building, Laboratory Building, Library, Computer Network Laboratory, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Laboratory, Building Automation Laboratory, Circuit Philosophy Laboratory, Language Laboratory, Experimental Training Room and Multimedia Audio-Visual Education Center. The school also has the standardized plastic playground and various well-equipped facilities for physical exercises and recreational activities, which is able to fully satisfied the requirements of the students and teachers for their recreational and sports activities.
Favorable Academic Atmosphere
Due to its favorable academic atmosphere, many academic activities are held frequently here, including the regular academic reports given by academicians, doctoral tutors, experts and professors, which help to broaden the horizon for both teachers and students. Here, students work hard and strive consistently, thus good studying habit and tradition of seeking for knowledge and science have been formed.
For the past few years, the running capacity and level of the University has earned a wide reputation from all sectors of society, and the University has successively obtained the honors such as “Advanced Private School of Henan Province”, “Garden Unit of Henan Province”, “The Most Beautiful University Campus of Henan Province”, “Civilized School of Henan Province” and “Advanced University for Safeguarding Stability Works of Henan Province”.
“The key to governing the country relies on talents, the method of nurturing talents is through cultivation, and the essence of realizing the cultivation lies in the education of school.” Under the policy of reform and development and the national guiding principles for education, Shangqiu University devotes itself to forming its own characteristics, strengthening the quality, gathering the cohesive force and accelerating the transformation, and make arduous efforts to construct the application-oriented private higher institution with distinct characteristics.
Address：No. 66, Beihai East Road, Shangqiu City, Henan Province