Brief Introduction to WTBU

Brief Introduction

Wuhan Technology and Business University (WTBU) was founded in 2002, and approved by the State Ministry of Education to be a full-time ordinary university for undergraduate courses. It became a Cultivating Unit of Innovation Capability Promotion Program in first batch institution of higher learning and also a piloting university of transformation development in undergraduate course in Hubei province.

WTBU is located at south gate of Wuhan city and seated in the university town by Huangjiahu Lake. WTBU covers an area of 827,000 square meters; therein the building construction area is 329,000 square meters. It has a large comprehensive experiment center, in which there are 60 laboratories, two key centers of experiment teaching demonstration in provincial level, one teaching center of virtual simulation experiment in provincial level, two bases of practice and training in provincial level, one base of practice and training for college students’ innovation and entrepreneurship in provincial level, one college students base of entrepreneurship demonstration in provincial level, 168 bases of practice and training off-campus. It owns teaching and research equipment of 81,368,000 Yuan, the books of library collection are about 1,301,000 volumes of copies.

With a highlight on technology and business, WTBU has preliminarily established a coordinated discipline and major’s layout covering nine schools of economics, management, engineering, liberal arts, law and art and one department with 33 undergraduate majors. Now, the full-time faculties members are 714, among which 36.8% are teachers with high professional titles, 75.2% are masters & doctors, and 32.6% are double-certificated teachers. The students in total at WTBU are more than 14, 000 persons.

Sticking to socialist orientation in education and principle of public welfare, adheres to education theory of application, diversification and openness, carries forward the spirit of WTBU motto: “To develop ethic & widen learning and innovate harmoniously” implements the orientation of application-applied undergraduate education, and employs four strategies of establishing the university with quality, strengthening the university with talents, prospering the university with characteristics, invigorating the university with openness. In recent years, through the opportunity of transformation development, and the grasper of qualification assessment, WTBU optimizes conditions in resource, enhances development in connotation, deepens the industry-education integration and refines teaching management, thus embracing considerable improvement in schooling level and talent cultivation quality. According to the third party’s survey, WTBU graduates employment rate is 92.4% for the first time, its satisficing from employers was 90.9%. The students won 111 national awards, 378 provincial awards in all kinds of disciplines and skills competition for nearly three years.
 
WTBU’s achievement has been widely recognized by all sectors of society. WTBU has been awarded as The Advanced Grassroots Unit in Ideological and Political Education in Hubei Province, The Influential Private Higher Learning Institution in China, The Outstanding Private Higher Education in China, The National Top-ten Bases in Cultivating Outstanding Vocational and Technical Talents, The National Model School of Featured Education Concept. In addition, WTBU ranks third in Hubei province in terms of comprehensive ranking and the best specialist ranking in the ranking list of private universities in China, which was published by Eyrieson China Schoolfellow Association Website in 2016.
 
The code of colleges and universities by state: 13242

The admissions code of Hubei province: 2287

University address: No. 3 West Road of HuangjiahuLake (university town), Hongshan District Wuhan Hubei, China.

Postal code:  430065

Telephone:   027-88147166; 88147355; 88147355

Fax:        027-88147110; 88147393

Web site:    http://www.wtbu.cn  http://www.wtbu.edu.cn

 
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