Shandong Business Institute
Shandong Business Institute, a provincial public full-time college, authorized by the Shandong Provincial Government and registered by the Ministry of Education. It is located in Yantai, a coastal city and an excellent tourism city in China. Shandong Business Institute has two campuses, Jinan and Yantai, covering an area of 1,418 mu, and a building area of 424,000 square meters. The total investment is up to 1100 million Yuan. At present, the enrollment is open to over 20 provinces and cities in the country, and there are more than 17,000 college students in campus.
Insisting on the ideological line of advancing with the times, centering around the needs of the industry reform and development and local economic construction, the college keeps on enriching the core of educational resources, developing characterized advantages of college running system, it now has formed an all-round and multilevel educational pattern, which has College Education as the main body and covers the all-round and multi-level school running patterns of the continuous course of “3+2” training, the school enterprise cooperation, the Sino-foreign cooperation and the industrial and vocational skill training. The school speeds up the integration with international education and explores the international school-running mode actively. The school carried out extensive exchanges and interaction with universities in the United States, Germany, France, Russia, Finland, Spain, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Singapore and so on. We have conducted international exchanges and Sino-foreign cooperation running-school with world-renowned universities such as Keuka University in New York State, the Don State University of Technology in Russia and Malaga University in Spain, continuously expanding the space for education and cooperation in teacher exchange, talent training, technology research and development, student employment and so on.
Shandong Business Institute has set 10 academic units: School of Accounting and Finance, School of Economic Management, School of Information Engineering, School of Food Science and Technology, School of Intelligent Manufacturing, School of Architectural Engineering, School of Culture and Tourism, School of Art and Design, School of Continuing Education, School of International Education, and 2 teaching departments: Department of Basic Teaching, Department of Ideological and Political Theory Teaching, and a series of teaching auxiliary institutions, such as Library, Network Information Center, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Guidance Center, Quality Monitoring and Performance Assessment Center and so on.
Shandong Business Institute has covered 8 specialty categories, such as Economic Management, Food Technology, Mechanical Numerical Control, Information Technology, Accounting and Finance, Business Foreign Language, Art Design, Construction Engineering, and offered 41 majors, such as Big Data and Accounting, Big Data and Finance Management, Big Data and Audit, Statistic and Accounting and Assessment, Financial Service and Management, International Economy and Trade, Chain Operation and Management, Marketing Management, E-commerce, Cross-border E-commerce, Modern Logistics Management, Food Quality and Safety, Food Inspection and Testing Technology, Grain Engineering Technology and Management, Numerical Control Technology, Electromechanical Equipment Technology, Mechatronics Technology, Industrial Robot Technology, Electrical Automation Technology, IoT Application Technology, Computer Application Technology, Computer Network Technology, Software Technology, Big Data Technology, Tourism Management, Hotel Management and Digital Operation, Preschool Education, Applied English, Applied Korean, Business Japanese, Architectural Decoration Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Technology, Animation Production Technology, Visual Communication Design, Environmental Art Design and so on.
We have teaching staff with “dual qualifications”, professional ethics, and high qualities. The faculty structure is reasonable with full-time teachers and part-time teachers. Currently, there are 728 faculty members, and of the full-time teachers, there are 235 professors and associate professors, 80% hold a doctor's or master's degree, and more than 90% are “dual qualification” teachers.
After more than 40 years’ development, there have been equipped with relatively complete vocational skill training system and practical teaching facilities. There is a modernized library, with 25,000 square meters in size and a collection of 1323,700 books. Shandong Business Institute has set up 2 modernized training bases, namely the Grain and Food Testing Center and Flour Production Training Center, both of which are central financially supported. There are also 14 National Professional Skill Appraisal Stations and 200 high standard professional laboratory and training rooms. Meanwhile, taking advantage of Industrial-oriented Education, we have over 372 practice and training bases out of the campus, and employed 376 experienced part-time teachers.
With “Basing on Food Industry, Serving the Blue and Yellow Economy” as purpose, having the educational ideology of making the college “student-based, competency-based and a colorful life” in mind, the college is actively promoting the modernized business education. Having learnt from advanced foreign teaching patterns, the college has carried out professional skill training education effectively and developed an ability-based characteristic professional educational system. In recent years, the employment rate has been above 98%.
Shandong Business Institute has achieved remarkable results in educational achievements, service contribution, international influence, teaching resources and students management, and been awarded as a National Grain Industry Talent Training Base, a National Unit with Outstanding Contributions to the Cultivation of Skilled Talents, a Famous School with Special Characteristics for the Cultivation of Skilled Talents in Shandong Province, a High-quality Provincial Vocational Teacher Training Base, a Civilized Unit in Shandong Province, a Civilized Campus in Shandong Province, a Safe Campus in Shandong Province, an Advanced Unit of Vocational Education in Shandong Province, a High Skilled Talent Training Base in Yantai, a President Unit of the National Grain Vocational Education Research Association, the Deputy Director Unit of the Business Professional Committee of China Vocational Education Association, a Cultivation Unit of the National Demonstration Vocational Education Group (Alliance). Adhering to the school spirit of “ Preciseness, pragmatism and innovation”, the study spirit of “studious, careful, practical and the motto of “Mingde and Lixin”, the Shandong Business Institute people are forging ahead on the way to a domestic first-class high-quality higher vocational college with international reputation!