Introduction to QuzhouCollegeof TechnologyQuzhou College of Technology (QZCT) is a publicly funded vocational college for full-time education, mainly focusing on the cultivation of skilled talents with high standards and qualifications on the front line of production, construction, management and services as well.
The college is located in the historically and culturally renowned city ofQuzhouinZhejiangProvince. It covers an area of 26 hectares, with a total floor space of 140,000 square meters. At present, there are over 5,800 full-time students and over 3,000 other types of registered students in various programs. It has a staff of 359 with a faculty of 226, of which, 80 are professors or associate professors, and 120 have master’s degree or above. All the equipment for teaching and research is worth RMB 42,820,000. The library has a total collection of 448,000 books, 700 kinds of professional journals, and 7 databases of academic resources.
Within QZCT, there are 6 faculties: The Faculty of Medicine, the Faculty of Art and Design, the Faculty of Economics and Management, the Faculty of Electronics and Information Engineering, the Faculty of Mechanical and Electronic Engineering, and theSchoolofFurther Education. The faculties cater to 20 specialties including Machinery Manufacturing, Electronics & Information Engineering, Nursing, Art & Design, Applied English, and Accounting.
We place high priority on the construction of the specialties and courses. The specialties of Art & Design, Nursing, and Applied Electronic Technology have been enlisted as Key Specialty or Specialty with Distinct Characteristics of Zhejiang Province. A list of courses have been approved as Excellent Courses of Zhejiang Province, among which are Health Assessment, Mathematics Education, Web Database Technology, Fundamentals of Automobile Mechanics, and Intermediate Financial Accounting. Great emphasis has also been put on the development of students’ practical skills. We have established on-campus practical training bases which integrate teaching, training, occupational skill testing for the areas of Nursing, Art & Design, Electrical & Electronic Technology, Software Application Technology, Automotive Technology, Machinery Engineering, and Finance & Economics. Among the on-campus practical training bases the Practical Training Base for Nursing Majors is the Demonstrative Practical Training Base of Zhejiang Province. The college takes the initiative to cooperate with schools, hospitals, companies and government bodies and set up more than 100 off-campus practical training bases.
Endeavored to meet the needs of modern society and guided by the demands of society, the college makes great efforts to cultivate the vocational competencies and overall qualities of the students. In the past several years, more than 98 percent of the graduates have been employed upon graduation and highly praised for their professionalism, pioneering spirits and good adaptability. The college has been praised by Department of Education ofZhejiangProvincefor its excellent work on the promotion of graduates’ employment. According to Department of Education ofZhejiangProvince, excellent graduates of our college could further their study in undergraduate universities if they pass the provincial admission examination.