Established as Nanning Vocational College in 1984, Nanning College for Vocational Technology (NCVT) is a comprehensive college providing full-time higher vocational education.Sponsored by the Nanning Municipal Government, NCVT is co-administrated by the People’s Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region and Nanning Municipal Government. In December 2009, NCVT was recognized, for the first time among Guangxi’s vocational colleges by the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China as a“National Demonstrative Vocational College.”NCVT had been in the first list which has witnessed 27 other vocational colleges being approved as national demonstrative colleges.
NCVT has a total area of more than 1,300,000 square meters while the college buildings’ coverage exceeds 500,000 square meters. NCVT has more than 17,000 full-time students.Inaddition, there are 3,200 part-time students receiving continuing education in this college.
NCVT attaches great importance to the construction and development of its majors. The majors, most of them being shaped and adjusted by the industrial layouts and structural adjustments of Guangxi, especially Guangxi Beibu Gulf Economic Zone, are well-received. There are ten academic colleges at NCVT, possessing altogether more than sixty higher vocational education majors including one excellent national-level major.Among those majors ,interior design, electromechanical integration technology,logistics management,hotel management,applied Thai language and software technology are national demonstrative key majors.
NCVT has three teaching achievement awards. Moreover, it has nine excellent national-level courses.NCVT is the only higher education institute in Guangxi which has possessed a national-level excellent major and nation-level excellent courses for six consecutive years.By now, NCVT has designed seven national excellent courses for resources sharing, which amount to almost one-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 excellent national teaching group. The teachers, who have both high academic standards as well as rich practical experience, provide their students with a quality-oriented education.Currently, NCVT has one expert who enjoys the special subsidy of the State Council, one national 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 teachers recognized by the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. NCVT altogether has more than 700 staff members,over 500 of them being teaching members.
With the support from the government and the financing from several enterprises, NCVT has established six on-campus training bases with the Spanish government-supported training base as their center. The practical training equipment, with their total value reaching 195 million RMB, provides the students with golden opportunities to cultivate their practical skills.
NCVT insists on cooperating with universities as well as corporations at 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 than twenty domestic higher vocational colleges. Moreover, it cooperates with more than 230 leading enterprises in various industries.
In recent years, NCVT has a more than 90% employment rate among its 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 of the People’s Republic of China,the People’s Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region,and the Nanning Municipal Government as well as with the society at large. With the support from all levels of the society, NCVT enjoys a rapid, healthy, and sustainable development. In November 2016,Sun Chunlan,a member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committeeand the head of the United Front Work Department,visited NCVT and highly praised it for its“Five Excellences” in Management Philosophy, Teaching Model,Hardware Facilities, Students’ Employment and Education Quality.