Established as Nanning Vocational College in 1984, Nanning CollegeforVocational Technology (NCVT) is a comprehensive college providing full-time higher vocational education. Sponsored by theNanning Municipal Government, NCVT is co-administrated by thePeople’s Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region andNanning Municipal Government. In December 2009, NCVT was recognized, for the first timeamongGuangxi’s vocational colleges bytheMinistry of EducationandMinistry of Finance ofthePeople’s Republic of China as a“National Demonstrative Vocational College.”NCVT had been in the first list whichhaswitnessed 27othervocational colleges being approved asnationaldemonstrativecolleges.
NCVT has a total area of more than1,300,000squaremeterswhile the college buildings’coverageexceeds500,000 squaremeters. NCVT has more than 17,000 full-time students.In addition, there are 3,200 part-time studentsreceivingcontinuingeducation in this college.
NCVT attaches great importance to the construction anddevelopmentof its majors. The majors, most of them being shaped and adjusted by the industriallayoutsand structural adjustmentsof Guangxi, especially Guangxi Beibu Gulf Economic Zone, are well-received. There are ten academic collegesatNCVT, possessing altogether more thansixtyhigher vocational education majorsincludingoneexcellent national-level major.Among those majors,interiordesign,electromechanicalintegrationtechnology,logisticsmanagement,hotelmanagement,applied Thailanguage andsoftwaretechnology are national demonstrative key majors.
NCVT has three teachingachievementawards. Moreover, it hasnineexcellent national-level courses. NCVT is the only higher education institute in Guangxi whichhaspossessed anational-level excellent major and nation-level excellent courses for six consecutive years.By now, NCVThas designedseven national excellent courses for resources sharing, which amounttoalmostone-third of the sharing excellent courses in Guangxi higher vocational education.
NCVT’s full-time and part-time teaching staff members are led by a excellentnationalteaching group. The teachers, who have both high academic standardsas well as rich practical experience, provide their students witha quality-oriented education. Currently, NCVT hasone expert who enjoys the special subsidy of the State Council, onenational excellent teaching group, one national famous teacher, and one who has been accepted in“National Ten Thousand Scheme”as a famous teacher. Besides, NCVT has one provincial excellent teaching group and four famous teachersrecognized bytheGuangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. NCVT altogetherhasmore than 700staff members,over 500of them being teaching members.
With the support from the government and the financing fromseveralenterprises, NCVT has established sixon-campus training bases with theSpanish government-supportedtraining base as their center. The practical trainingequipment, with their totalvaluereaching 195million RMB, providesthe students with golden opportunities to cultivate their practical skills.
NCVT insists on cooperating with universities as well ascorporationsat home and abroad. NCVT has signed cooperative agreements with more than 10 colleges and institutes in ASEAN and other countries, and is in partnership with more thantwentydomestic higher vocational colleges. Moreover, it cooperates with more than 230 leading enterprises in various industries.
In recent years, NCVT has a more than90% employment rateamongits graduates. Since its establishment, NCVT has cultivated more than one hundred thousand graduates who have become a real force to develop the economy and society.
NCVT has always been supported by the Ministry of Education ofthePeople’s Republic of China,thePeople’s Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region,andtheNanning Municipal Government as well aswiththe societyat large. With the support from all levels of the society, NCVTenjoys a rapid, healthy, and sustainable development. InNovember2016,Sun Chunlan,amember of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committeeandthe head of the United Front Work Department,visited NCVT and highly praised itfor its“Five Excellences” in Management Philosophy, Teaching Model, Hardware Facilities, Students’Employment and Education Quality.