Introduction to Liupanshui Vocational and Technical College
Liupanshui Vocational and Technical College is located in Liupanshui City of Guizhou Province, which is known as “the Cool City of China”. The college was established in June 2002 by the former Municipal Agricultural School, Municipal Health School, Municipal Finance School, Forestry Science Research Institute, Agricultural Machinery Research Institute, and Agricultural Science Research Institute, (which are short for “three schools and three institutes”). The college now covers an area of 333,000 square meters and a building area of 192,000 square meters. It has 8 departments of medicine, nursing, finance and economics, biological engineering, business management, social science, information engineering and industry. The college has approved the opening of 59 majors such as nursing, big data and accounting, computer application technology, etc., and the annual enrollment of majors remains at about 25. There are currently 8,856 full-time higher vocational students.Besides, the college has the total value of teaching instruments and equipment is 200 million yuan, and the average teaching equipment value of students has reached 23,900 yuan. There are currently 504 faculty members and 372 of them are full -time teachers. There are 92 masters at the college, 111 associate professors and above. The college has 2 provincial-level vocational teachers and 1 provincial excellent teaching team. Two teachers have “young and middle-aged cadre teacher” title, 3 teachers are titled as “the light of Western”, and 4 scholar visitors have the title of “light of Jiaxiu”. The professional group of Coal Mine Intelligent Mining Technology was established by the Provincial Department of Education’s high-level professional groups.
In recent years，the college has obtained 63 scientific research projects , applied for 7 patents for invention, and obtained 16 design patents. 44 utility model patents, published 3 textbooks, participated in editing 23 textbooks. The college also won the second prize of Guizhou Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award for "Research and Application of Key Technologies in Buckwheat Industry", and the faculty and staff have published more than 500 academic papers, and won 166 national and provincial third prizes or above in various competition activities. In the past 20 years since its establishment, the college has condensed the school motto of "Virtue And Fine Skills, Serving the Society", and has trained and transported more than 30,000 qualified high-quality laborers and technical skills to Liupanshui City, and trained more than 50,000 people in rural practical technology and other personnel, making due contributions to the economic and social development of Liupanshui City