Introduction to Hebi Polytechnic
Hebi Polytechnic is a full-time public higher vocational school, which was established in April 2001 with the running history being traced back to 1959 and is located in Qibin District, Hebi City, Henan Province. The school is the construction organization of high-level higher vocational school in Henan Province, the backbone higher vocational college in Henan Province, the brand demonstration college of vocational education in Henan Province, and the high-quality higher vocational college in Henan Province. In 2015, Hebi Municipal People’s Government and Henan Polytechnic University established Hebi Institute of Engineering and Technology (undergraduate) of Henan Polytechnic University relying on Hebi Polytechnic.
With many years of school running practice, the school has gradually developed the school running concept of “local-based, market-oriented, people-oriented and scientific development” and the talent training mode of “cooperation between government, school and enterprise, and combination of industry, college, research and innovation”, and incorporated the school motto and school spirit of “integrity, self-improvement, practice and innovation”. Covering an area of 1,306 mu and a construction area of 503,000 square meters, the school has built a “Thousand Crane Dance” gymnasium and library shared by the city and the school. At present, the total value of fixed assets is RMB 603 million and the total value of teaching and scientific research instruments and equipment is RMB 137 million yuan. More than 1.27 million books and 650,000 e-books are in the collection. The school has 29 in-school experimental training centers (bases) integrating teaching, scientific research, training, textual research and other functions, 286 in-school training rooms, 242 out-of-school practice training bases and 1 affiliated hospital. The school has medical School, Nursing College, School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, School of Humanities Education, School of Electronic Information Engineering, School of Economics and Management, School of Architectural Design and Engineering, School of Transportation and Materials Engineering, School of Food Engineering, School of Continuing Education (Hebi Radio and Television University, Vocational Skills Appraisal Center), School of Marxism, School of Public Basic Education, and Sports School (Hebi Sports School) and other 13 teaching schools and 52 majors of Medicine and Health, Equipment Manufacturing, Electronic Information, Civil Engineering and Architecture, Culture and Art, Food, Medicine and Grain, Education and Sports, Finance and Trade, Tourism, Transportation, Energy Power and Materials, etc. The school has more than 20,000 full-time students. The employment rate of graduates has remained above 95% for many years, and the quality of graduates has been widely praised by employers. In recent years, students have won 38 national awards and 121 provincial awards in the national vocational college skills competition.
The school has 1,004 teaching staff, 926 full-time teachers, 281 teachers with senior titles, 39 professors, 471 teachers with graduate education or master’s degree, and 465 “double qualified” teachers; 22 provincial academic and technical leaders, provincial vocational education and teaching experts and provincial famous teachers; 6 national excellent teachers, 3 provincial excellent teaching teams and 2 provincial excellent grass-roots teaching organizations; The school has six training bases supported by the central government, a national “double qualified” teacher training base, a national productive training base and a national talent training base in short supply; The school has 2 key construction majors supported by the central government to improve the development capacity of professional service industry, 2 backbone majors of the innovative development action plan of the Ministry of Education, 20 backbone majors of the provincial innovative development action plan, pilot majors of comprehensive reform of provincial colleges and universities, pilot majors of provincial teaching reform and provincial characteristic majors; 2 national quality online open courses, 16 provincial quality online open courses, provincial quality courses and provincial quality resource sharing courses; 10 pilot projects of the 1+X certificate system of the Ministry of Education.
The school firmly grasps the major opportunity of industrial transformation and upgrading of provinces and cities, and continuously deepens the cooperation between schools and enterprises and the integration of industry and education. It has successively cooperated with Huawei to establish Huawei ICT College, cooperated with Huanghe Technology Group to jointly build Kunpeng Industrial College, and jointly built “Henan Green Food Talent Training Base” with Henan Green Food Development Center. The school insists on the open education, Belt and Road Initiative, the Chinese enterprises going out strategy and the new round of opening up and development of the international talent and has successively cooperated with Scania Sales (China) Co., Ltd. of Sweden, Saxony Vocational Training College of Germany and Smolensk National University of Russia. The school actively serves local industrial development and scientific and technological innovation, and has six Hebi collaborative innovation centers, key laboratories and engineering technology research centers.
In many years of school running practice, the school which is rooted in Hebi has served China and been oriented at the whole country. It has adhered to the needs of economic and social development, continuously deepened reform, continuously strengthened connotation construction, and achieved remarkable results in the development of various undertakings. The school is the chairman organization of Henan north higher vocational education group, the chairman organization of Henan higher vocational education quality monitoring and evaluation professional committee, and the comprehensive reform pilot school of “Three Whole Education” in Henan Province, pilot college and school for smart campus construction in Henan Province, and training base for high skilled talents in Henan Province. It has won the honorary titles of national model worker’s home, national energy-saving public institution demonstration organization, Henan vocational education advanced organization, Henan civilized school, Henan ideological and political work advanced organization, Henan national unity and progress model collective, Henan employment service advanced organization, Henan excellent traditional Chinese culture inheritance base and so on.