Zhejiang Shuren University
Zhejiang Shuren University (ZJSRU), founded in 1984 by Zhejiang Provincial Committee of theChinesePeople’s Political Consultative Conference, is a private university approvedforearly license of undergraduate education by the Ministry of Education in China.In 2004, President Xi Jinping inspected the university while he was working in Zhejiang Province.He highly affirmed the methods of running the university and gave his ardent hopes to Zhejiang Shuren University.Over the past 36 years, ZJSRU has steadily improved its quality and social reputation. It has nurtured more than 80,000 socialist construction talents with solid professional knowledge, strong practical ability, good humanistic quality and hard-working spirit.
ZJSRU has two campuses - The Gongchen Bridge Campus in Hangzhou and The Yangxun Bridge Campus in Shaoxing - together occupying 82-hectares with the construction area of 650,000 square meters. Furthermore, there are 12 secondary schools accommodating 17,000 full-time students including Shulan International Medical College led by academicians. The total value of teaching equipment is about 220 million RMB. The library has a collection of 1.84 million volumes and 960,000 types of electronic books.In 2015, the university was identified as one of the first batch of application-oriented pilot and demonstration construction schools in Zhejiang Province, and won the first place in the competitiveness ranking of China’s private undergraduate colleges for many consecutive years.
Guided by disciplinary development, ZJSRU covers various academic disciplines, including medicine, literature, economics, management, science, law, engineering and art, forming a systemized and professional foundation for consistent development. There are 4 provincial-level first-class disciplines, 2 provincial-level research bases-The Belarusian Center for Country and Regional Studies under the Ministry of Education and the Provincial Research Center for Modern Service Industry,2 provincial industry platforms, 1 provincial innovation teamand25 university-level research institutions and platforms.ZJSRU offers 49 undergraduate programs and 8 junior college programs. Among them, there are 1 national characteristic specialty, 4 provincial key specialties, 1 provincial advantage specialty, 1 provincial advantage construction specialty, 4 emerging characteristic construction specialty and 3 provincial characteristic construction specialty. The university owns 4 provincial-level experimental teaching demonstration centers, 2 provincial-level key demonstration center construction projects, and 10 provincial-level virtual simulation experimental teaching projects. By strategizing the interdisciplinary and integrated development needs,ZJSRUis expanding the field of interdisciplinary research institutions, medical and industrial information research and modern service base and other platforms.
ZJSRU sticksto the strategy of strengthening the university with talents. There are 1200 faculty members, including nearly 800 full-time teachers, more than 200 doctors, accounting for 26.5%of the total number of teacher, and nearly 100 teachers with senior titles. In recent years, ZJSRU has introduced and nurtured more than 70 national outstanding teachers, provincial famous teaching teachers, provincial “Ten Thousand Talents Program” young and top talents, provincial young and middle-aged academic leaders and other high-level talents. At present, the university has hired more than 10 high-level talents, such as academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, foreign academicians, national outstanding teachers, national outstanding youth, experts enjoying special allowance of the State Council, that is to provide a strong talent guarantee for the growth of students and the construction and development of the university.
ZJSRUis committed to nurture senior application-oriented talents. There are 12industrial colleges led by academicians, such as Shulan International Nursing College, Shaoxing Rice Wine College, Vanke Suiyuan Pension College, Greentown Smart Property College, andSteel Structure Green Building Industry College. Through the collaboration between government and enterprise, and the integration of industry, science and education, it has greatly improved students’ learning, ability and development ability. There are261off-campus practice and training bases, including one state-level off-campus practice education base and three provincial-level off-campus practice education bases. There are two provincial-level demonstration bases for the integration of industry and education, and 49 “enterprise-supported collaborative education projects of industry and education” sponsored by the Higher Education Department of the Ministry of Education. ZJSRU attaches great importance to the integration of professional education and entrepreneurship education. It has built a practice station of “One Park, Three Districts, Two Stations and One Center” for students’ innovation and entrepreneurship. It has won the first prize in the National College Students’ Structural Design Competition and the silver prize in the “Internet +” College Students’ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition in China. In the past three years, our students have won more than800 national and provincial science and technology competitions. Graduates’ employment rate remains above 97%, entrepreneurship rate remains among the top ten undergraduate universities in the province.
Zhejiang Shuren University upholds the guidance of Party and constantly deepens the work of moral education. There are two model branches of national party construction work, which have been selected as demonstration colleges and universities.They areselected as the construction base of the party construction characteristic project of the national private school,benchmarking colleges and departments of provincial party construction and “mass entrepreneurship” work, as well as the nurture and creation units of model branches.TwoIdeological and political master studiosamongcolleges and universitiesinZhejiang Provincehas been granted.In the past two years,ZJSRUhas been successively awarded the Top Ten New Media Comprehensive Competitiveness of Universities in Zhejiang Province and the Innovation Award of New Media Education in Zhejiang Province.Bybuildinga two-campus integrated education pattern,throughthe campus culture construction of “nurturing people in four seasons”, the fortress of nurturing talents in classes and leagues, the platform of “easy classes”, ZJSRU hasformed a long-term mechanism of “three-full education” with the carrier of the “new thought navigation” project.
ZJSRU emphasizes open education. It has established friendly and cooperative relations with more than 70 universities and institutions in Britain, France, the United States, Canada, Belarus, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Sri Lanka, Thailand and other countries as well as Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and other regions of China. The university attaches great importance to the nurture of outstanding talents, encourages graduates who are willing to continue their studies to apply for graduate programs, and selects a certain number of outstanding students to study in overseas universities every year.
ZJSRU holds the mission of “Nurturing Talents by Virtue” and never forgets the original aspiration of “Nurturing Virtuous for the Country”. Following the motto of “Virtue and Intellect Focused and Educating Based”, the university actively serves regional economy, social development and national strategic measures, strives to offer an important insight into non-governmental sectors in running high-level universities in the new era.
Office of International Affairs
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College of International Education
Contact Person:Ms.Zhao Beibei