Brief instruction of the university
Anhui Science and Technology University, the cradle of advanced application-oriented talents, is located in the well-known historical city Fengyang and along the banks of the beautiful Huaihe River. The University was established in 1950 and her undergraduate education was started in 1965. After more than 50 years’development, the university has grown into a modern multi-disciplinary university, including agriculture, engineering, administration, science, arts, medicine, law, and economy, etc. She is just like a dazzling pearl, brightly sparkling over the Yangtze-Huaihe area.
The University consists of 10 schools (School of Plant Sciences, School of Animal Sciences, School of Life Sciences, School of Technology, School of Administration, School of Foreign Languages, School of Art & Law, School of Science, School of Physical Education and School of Further Education), offering 35 undergraduate specialties such as agronomy, animal sciences, biotechnology, electronic information engineering, machine design, manufacture & automation, electromechanical education, marketing education, English, traditional Chinese medicine, international economy & trade etc, among which agronomic education and food science & engineering are the two model specialties in Anhui educational project.
The school enrolls 11,909 full-time students, among whom 11,161 are undergraduates. And she has a staff of 799 and 572 of them are teachers, among whom 145 are professors or associate professors, 283 are doctors or masters, 45 are provincially acknowledged top talents or disciplinary forerunners, and 23 are laurelled as “State/Provincial Excellent Teacher” or granted government special subsidy.
The campus covers an area of about 77 hectares with a construction area of 37.6 hectares. Her library has a collection of 778,760 books, 1,327,215 electronic works and 15 Chinese and English data-banks. And her teaching facility values up to RMB 67,000,000. The school is equipped with the Lab of Poultry Disease Prevention & Inspection, Anhui Engineering & Technology Research Centre of Corn Breeding and 28 other labs such as the Analysis-testing Centre, Bio-Tech Centre and Computer Centre, etc.. She has 6 campus training bases such as the Planting and Farming Garden, the Food Centre and the Engineering Centre, and 90 off-campus training bases.
The university attaches great importance to scientific research and technology development. In the last three years, 365 research tasks have been hosted by this school, among which, 7 belong to China’s natural science fund and agricultural science-tech application fund offered by the Science-Tech Department; 30 belong to Anhui science-tech projects, Anhui natural science fund, Anhui social science projects, and soft science projects, etc.. Among the 1,249 academic papers published, 28 are included in the Top Four Searches; besides, 20 academic works have been published and 9 patents have been gained. Altogether 46 science-tech advancement awards have been won, among which 6 are at the provincial level. The university has chaired in establishing the standard of “the Diagnosis Technology of Fowl Paralysis Virus Infection”, which is of independent intellectual property right. She issues Journal of Anhui Science & Technology University and Newspaper of Anhui Science & Technology University. She has also carried out active international academic exchange and cooperation with overseas institutions in the US, Canada, France, South Korea, Japan, Germany, Australia, and Singapore, etc..
Persisting in the strategy of “Existence on Quality”, the university has been committed to strengthening the central position of teaching, enhancing the teaching quality, and intensifying her own characteristics. Besides the cultivation of the students’ ideological and moral qualifications, the school is also devoted to cultivating the students’ practice skills and innovation by constructing some practice and teaching bases, building a practical teaching system, establishing funds for scientific research. Carrying forward the arduous struggle spirit and abiding by the guide lines, the school has formed her own characteristics: 1.Three Facings---facing the “Three Agriculture” (facing agriculture, famers and rural areas), facing secondary vocational education and facing the grass roots; 2. cultivating “four-able” talents---able to go to the grass roots, able to stay there, able to do and able to do well. The pioneering work of Wang Zhonghua and other students from the university has found a nationwide echo and has been paid high tribute to by the local, provincial and the central authorities. According to the survey, the employing rate has always been kept at higher than 94% these years and the satisfaction rate of employing units on the graduates is higher than 90%.
All the efforts have turned to be very fruitful. Guided by the motto of “professional dedication, example setting, practice, and innovation”, the school is pioneering with arduous efforts and has won the title of “the Model School on Students’ Social Practice” 15 times in succession. She has also won other honorable titles for her party, ideological work and campus culture.
In the new era, adhering to the principles of “Existence on Quality, Prosperity from Characteristics, Consolidation by Human Resources”, Anhui Science and Technology University will make every effort to go from strength to strength.
The present leaders
Secretary: Wang Yuanhong (associate professor)
Vice Secretary: Shen Taiji (professor), Jiang Deqin (associate professor)
President: Shen Taiji (professor)
Vice President: Zheng Hanhua (professor), Liu Chaochen (associate professor), Liu Zheng(professor)
Discipline Inspection Commission
Secretary: Jiang Xiaoming (associate professor)
Party Committee Office
Party Committee Organization Department
Party Committee Propaganda Department
Youth League Committee
Academic Affairs Office
Science and Technology Office
Students Affairs Office
Human Resource Department
Logistics Management Department
Adult Education Institute
College of Engineering
College of Animal Science
College of Plant Science
College of Life Science
College of Management
College of Sciences
College of Foreign Languages
College of Literture and Laws
Physical Education Department
Devoting, Modeling, Practising, Innovating