Luoyang Institute of Technology is a provincial full-time general undergraduate college. It is located in Luoyang, the first batch of national historical and cultural cities, the ancient capital of the thirteen dynasties and the sub-center of the Central Plains city group known as the "Millennium Imperial Capital, Peony Flower City".
In March 2007, the former Luoyang Institute of Technology and the former Luoyang University merged to form Luoyang Institute of Technology. In the 64 years of running a school, the school has always adhered to the direction of socialist school running, adhering to the school-running philosophy of "reassuring the government, satisfying the society, and benefiting students", and deepening the school-running orientation of "industry, local, and application-oriented". The national building materials industry and local economic and social development have trained and delivered nearly 200,000 senior professionals. In 2013, the school was established as one of the first five pilot universities for transformation and development in Henan Province. In 2014, it passed the qualification assessment of the Ministry of Education's undergraduate teaching work with excellent results. In 2016, the school was identified as a demonstration application technology undergraduate college in Henan Province. In July 2019, it was approved as a project-approved construction unit with a master's degree in Henan Province.
The school covers an area of 2,229 acres and has three campuses in Wangcheng, Kaiyuan and Jiudu. The total school building area is 946,300 square meters. The campus has a beautiful environment and is a garden unit in Henan Province. The school has a total value of 320 million yuan in teaching and scientific research equipment. There are 54 experimental centers of various types and 249 off-campus practice and training bases. The library has 2.28 million paper books, 1.92 million electronic books, 523 Chinese and foreign newspapers and periodicals, and 23 full-text databases. The school has themed exhibition halls such as the Memorial Hall of Mr. Li Wei, the Li Jinxue Art Museum, the Exhibition Room of Fine Inscriptions, and the Education Museum. The school has standardized management and is an advanced unit in the national spiritual civilization construction work, the home of the national model workers, and the pacesetter of a civilized campus in Henan Province. In August 2020, it was awarded the "National Advanced Group of Building Materials Industry" by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security and China Building Materials Federation.
The school adheres to the path of connotative development, stabilizes scale, optimizes structure, and improves quality. At present, there are 28,300 full-time undergraduate and junior college students in the school, mainly engineering, with coordinated development of science, management, literature, economics, law, education, art and other disciplines.
The school adheres to the priority of teaching and integrates production and education. There are 14 colleges, 2 basic teaching departments, and 7 specialized education and industry colleges (titled classes). The school is one of the first batch of colleges and universities in China's "Hundred Schools Project" according to the data of the Ministry of Education. The group jointly established the "Kunpeng Industrial College", and jointly cultivated postgraduates with Zhengzhou University, Henan University of Science and Technology, Henan University of Technology, Luoyang Refractory Research Institute of Sinosteel Group and other units. There are 55 undergraduate majors, 5 provincial-level key disciplines, 6 provincial-level characteristic specialty construction sites, 3 provincial-level outstanding engineer project majors, 8 provincial-level professional comprehensive reform pilot majors, and 12 provincial-level first-class professional construction sites , 2 national-level excellent courses, 4 provincial-level excellent courses, 1 national-level first-class course, 20 provincial-level first-class courses, including 10 provincial and ministerial-level excellent online open courses, 3 offline first-class courses, blended teaching There are 1 first-class course and 1 social practice teaching course, 5 virtual simulation experimental teaching projects, 6 construction sites of experimental teaching demonstration centers in Henan Province, 3 provincial teaching teams, and 13 provincial excellent grass-roots teaching organizations.
The school adheres to the combination of training and introduction, and the structure of the teaching staff is continuously optimized. The Teacher Development Center has been successfully selected as the first batch of provincial-level teacher teaching development demonstration centers. There are currently 1,787 faculty members, including 118 with senior titles, 463 with deputy senior titles, and doctors. There are 298 graduate teachers, 864 master's degree teachers, and 801 "double-qualified" teachers; 2 experts enjoying special allowances from the State Council, 2 experts enjoying special allowances from the Henan Provincial Government, 6 provincial-level innovative talents and teams, and Zhongyuan's scientific and technological innovation leader 2 talents, 3 outstanding experts in Henan Province, 1 cross-century academic and technical leader in Henan Province, 4 academic and technical leaders in Henan Province, 100 municipal-level talents such as academic and technical leaders of the Education Department of Henan Province, outstanding experts in Luoyang City, etc. , 53 supervisors for master and doctoral students; more than 200 adjunct professors and visiting professors including academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Central Plains scholars, doctoral supervisors, and foreign experts, as well as 5 chair professors and specially-appointed professors, leading applied majors There are 26 people, 702 outstanding professional and technical talents and management talents of enterprises; 11 chief professors of professional construction and 65 academic and technical leaders of the school.
The school adheres to the combination of innovation and service, and the rapid development of scientific research and think tank construction. It has been approved as "National Intellectual Property Pilot University", and has established 23 provincial-level scientific research platforms such as "Henan Province Postdoctoral Innovation Practice Base", "Henan Province Key Laboratory of Special Protective Materials" and "Henan Province Prefabricated Building Structure Engineering Technology Research Center"; Undertook or participated in the preparation of "Henan Education Modernization 2035" and "Five-Year Planning Outline of the Sub-Central City of the Central Plains Economic Zone (2015-2020)"; More than 300 local governments, industrial clusters, and enterprise units such as the company, China United Cement Co., Ltd., and Gu Hi-Tech (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. carry out government-industry-university-research cooperation; Henan Academy of Social Sciences Luoyang Branch, Zhengzhou University Press Luoyang Branch and other institutions Settled in school. In the past five years, the school has undertaken 245 scientific research projects above the provincial level, won 24 scientific research achievement awards above the provincial and ministerial level, and obtained 1,469 national patent authorizations.
The school adheres to the characteristics of school development, innovation and development, and serves the development strategy of the national building materials industry. It is the executive director unit of China Building Materials Federation. Inheriting the genes of building materials and actively responding to the "Belt and Road" initiative, he has been elected as the vice-chairman unit of the China-ASEAN Building Materials Cooperation Committee, the vice-chairman unit of the China National Building Materials International Production Capacity Cooperation Enterprise Alliance, and the director of the China University of Applied Sciences (College) Alliance New Materials Professional Cooperation Association. long unit. In 2018, the school was rated as the national "Advanced Unit for Building Materials 'Going Out' Development". There are China Building Materials Federation, China Machinery and Metallurgy Building Materials Trade Union Training Base, and China Building Materials International Capacity Cooperation Enterprise Alliance Training Professional Committee to provide order-based education and training services for the building materials industry.
The school takes the high quality of innovation and entrepreneurship education as the starting point, and promotes the cultivation of high-quality innovative application-oriented talents. "Qiandu Maker Space" is a "national maker space", and the University Science Park is a national university science park. Established a cultivation model of seed capital + entrepreneurial mentor support, formed a strategic layout of "one park and three districts, Beijing offshore innovation center, and two radiating points of Yiyang accelerator", built Luoyang Entrepreneurship College, big data and deep intelligent application research The center's education + practice platform. During the "Thirteenth Five-Year Plan" period, a total of 196 technology-based small, medium and micro enterprises have been incubated, and the cumulative operating income has reached 220 million yuan; It has won 3,109 provincial and ministerial-level awards, including 382 national-level awards, in various competitions such as “Creating Youth”, the National College Student Entrepreneurship Competition, the National College Student Electronic Design Competition, and the National College Student Mathematical Contest in Modeling. School-level Excellent Organization Award", since 2015, it has won the "Winning Cup" of the "Challenge Cup" competition in Henan Province for 3 consecutive years, and has won the Outstanding Organization Award in the "Internet +" College Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition in Henan Province for 4 consecutive years. The comprehensive quality of graduates is well received by employers, and the quality of employment has improved year by year. The year-end employment rate has remained at around 95% for three consecutive years. In the "Innovative Talent Cultivation and Disciplinary Competition Evaluation in Chinese Universities" issued by the China Higher Education Association, it ranked among the top 300 undergraduate groups in the country's general colleges and universities for four consecutive years from 2017 to 2020, and the top 10 in Henan Province; It ranks 13th in the country in the subject competition rankings of undergraduate colleges and universities.
The school insists on opening schools and conducts in-depth cooperation with high-level application-oriented universities at home and abroad. In-depth implementation of the education cooperation project between Henan and Shanghai, and comprehensive strategic cooperation with Shanghai University of Applied Sciences. The "Sino-Finland University of Applied Sciences Demonstration School" was jointly established with the Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland. A material research center was established jointly with the Politecnico di Torino in Italy, and an international joint laboratory for composite tools and precision machining was established jointly with the Institute of Metal Materials of Tohoku University in Japan and Kostroma State University in Russia. It has carried out teaching and scientific research cooperation with more than 10 foreign universities such as Elmhurst College in the United States, Hooverhamton University in the United Kingdom, and Korea Image University, and held 3 cooperation with Athlone Institute of Technology in Ireland and Kostroma State University in Russia It runs a school project and accepts foreign students from sister schools in Russia, South Korea and other countries.
Standing at a new historical starting point, all faculty and staff adhere to the school motto of "Toward Knowledge, Toward Goodness, Toward Ability, Toward Innovation", and under the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, seize opportunities for higher education reform and development, "Three Integration" Combination of three innovations and financial innovation”, with a fuller enterprising spirit and a more vigorous fighting spirit, in order to build the school into a high-level with distinctive features that “has an influence in the building materials industry, contributes to serving local areas, and makes achievements in the “Belt and Road” initiative. Applied University" and work hard!