Chongqing University of Arts and Sciences
Chongqing University of Arts and Sciences
Chongqing University of Arts and Sciences is a full-time comprehensive institution of higher education under the leadership of the Chongqing Municipal Government of P.R.China. So far it is the sole university in China to have gained accreditation of the quality management system certification of ISO9001, the environmental management system certification of ISO14001, and the occupational health and safety management system certification of GB/T28001.
The university is located in the Weixing Lake Cultural Tourism District of Yongchuan, a city situated on the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Corridor. It enjoys convenient transportation and beautiful campuses, and is an ideal place for scientific research and study. The University now has 3 campuses, covering over 1920 mu. Xinghu Campus of the university, lying at the foot of HuangguaMountain and by the side of the WeixingLake, boasts of its attractive scenery and has been awarded the title “Garden-like Unit” of provincial level. Its library has a collection of 1,300,000 books and periodicals.
Chongqing University of Arts and Sciences attaches great importance to developing international cooperation and exchange. The university has successively established relationships with three countries’ countries’ universities and educational and scientific research organizations, such as Northwest Polytechnic University of USA, Northern Melbourne Institute of Technical and Further Education of Australia and International Coordination Council of Educational Institutions Alumni of Russia. The university invites both long-term and short-term foreign experts and scholars to work, to lecture, and to do cooperative research every year. The university enrolls overseas Chinese students and international students for further education and degrees.
The experiences you have at Chongqing University of Arts and Sciences will remain with you for the rest of your life. Not only in the new-found knowledge and understanding you gain, but in the people who help you find it—new friends, fellow students, tutors and lecturers. Working or studying in the university really does change your life.
Chongqing situates at Southwest China. It is the fourth municipality directly under the central government. It is on the upper reaches of Yangtze River with a population of 31 million and 82,400 km2. Chongqing enjoys a long history. There are extensive rivers system, four distinct seasons, and great variety of animals and plants. Its beautiful scenery provides rich tourism resources including mountains, waters, forests, springs, waterfalls, and caves. Among them are the famous Three Gorges of Yangtze River, Dazu Rock Carving (UNESCO cultural heritage site), night view of Chongqing, Wulong Karst land formation (UNESCO natural heritage site) and so on.
Chongqing boasts 14,192 schools of various kinds with a student population of 5.94 million. There are 47 universities and colleges with an enrolment of 620,000. The gross entrance rate for higher education reaches 23%. The numbers for high schools and secondary vocation schools are 263 and 335 respectively with 1.01 million students. The gross entrance rate of this stage is 66.06%.
The research capacity in Chongqing is recognized nation-wide. Distinguished research achievements include genome of silkworms that is the first in the world, China’s first TD-SCDMA 3G mobile communications standard and its whole set of core technologies, and the world first JC-A High-intensity Focused Ultrasound System for Tumor Therapy.
Chongqing’s education enjoys a huge market and great expectations for future development. It has a good higher education with quite a number of well-known universities. Its general education has a soled foundation and international orientation. The vocational education system is quite complete and is closely related to the local socio-economic development.
Chongqing’s education is under going a fast pace for internationalization, trying to cultivate world citizens with global mindset. A comprehensive international student education and management system is fostered with experienced teaching staff.
Chongqing Municipality also offers Mayor’s Scholarship to attract good students from all over the world to study in Chongqing’s universities and colleges.
Majors and Programs
Courses Offered for BA degree and diploma
Chinese, Chinese literature, Radio and Television Journalism, Travelling and Hospitality Management, Traditional Chinese Medical Science, Law, Business Administration, Exhibition Management, Pedagogy, Psychology, Electronic Information Technology, Education Technology (film and TV media), Physics, Music, Dance, Art, the Art of Animation Design,English, etc.