Letter Concerning Consent to the Conversion of Lishan College of Shandong Normal University into Weifang Polytechnic College
On June 10, 2019, the Ministry of Education officially issued a letter on consent to the conversion of Lishan College of Shandong Normal University to Weifang Institute of Technology (No. 54), the official website of Weifang Institute of Technology announced on June 13. The letter pointed out that according to the relevant provisions of the Higher Education Law of the Peoples Republic of China, the Private Education Promotion Law of the Peoples Republic of China, the Implementation Regulations of the Private Education Promotion Law of the Peoples Republic of China, the Provisional Provisions for the Establishment of General Undergraduate Schools, and the evaluation results of the Seventh National Colleges and Universities Establishment Review Committee, after the study and decision of Lishan College of Normal University was transferred to Weifang Polytechnic College with the school logo 413713 379, and the system of Lishan College of Shandong Normal University was abolished at the same time.
According to the above-mentioned information, Weifang Institute of Technology will stand at a new historical starting point, actively comply with the requirements of national higher education reform and development, uphold the school motto ofdiligence, simplicity, courage, seeking truth and innovation, adhere to the school-running concept ofculture first, sports first, all-round development,school-enterprise integration, industry-university-research integrationand constantly strengthen the connotation construction. To improve the quality of education and teaching. Efforts should be made to train students to be applied and compound professionals with solid professional foundation, strong practical ability, ideal and responsibility, innovative quality and meeting the needs of social development. Give full play to their own characteristics and advantages, base themselves on Shandong and face the whole country, and contribute to the cause of education and great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation!
According to the recently updated Introduction to Schools section of Weifang Institute of Technologys official website, Weifang Institute of Technology, formerly Lishan College of Shandong Normal University, is a full-time general undergraduate university approved by the Ministry of Education and Shandong Provincial Peoples Government in June 2005. In June 2019, it was approved by the Ministry of Education to be established as Weifang Institute of Technology. The College covers an area of more than 1,800 mu, with a planned construction area of 660,000 square meters, of which the main campus has a construction area of 360,000 square meters and the construction area of the central campus is 300,000 square meters. There are more than 13,000 students in school.
Earlier, the Ministry of Education published the Notice on the Proposal to Approve the Establishment of Institutions of Higher Learning in 2019 on its official website on May 23, this year. The publication list covers 11 universities, and the publication time is from May 23 to June 6, 2019.
Among them, the independent colleges to be approved by the Ministry of Education will be set up into four independent undergraduate schools, namely Maanshan College, Fuzhou Business College, Weifang Institute of Technology and Xinjiang Institute of Technology. The four proposed independent undergraduate schools are Anhui University of Technology Business College, Fujian University of Agriculture and Forestry Oriental College, Shandong Normal University Lishan College and Xinjiang University Science and Technology College.
In addition, it is worth mentioning that before the new name of Weifang Institute of Technology was formally determined, Lishan College of Shandong Normal University had proposed three renaming schemes in two years.
According to Peng Mei News, Lishan College of Shandong Normal University planned to be established as Qilu College of Science and Technology and Shandong College of Science and Technology.
According to the official website of Lishan College of Shandong Normal University published on January 1, 2018, New Years Address for the Year of 218, it is revealed that 2018 will be the most important year in the history of running a school in Qingzhou (Weifang). The transformation of the school to Qilu Institute of Science and Technology has been included in the 13th Five-Year Plan of the Ministry of Education, and the transformation of the school into Qilu College of Science and Technology is characterized by tight working hours and heavy tasks.
In the New Years Address for the Year of 1919 published on January 1, 2019, the Lishan College of Shandong Normal University said that this year, the work of changing the school into a sprint stage. On June 21, the expert group of Shandong Provincial College Establishment Committee made an on-the-spot evaluation and investigation on the application for conversion of the college into a private general college. The expert group agreed that our school should be transferred to Shandong Institute of Science and Technology and submitted to the Ministry of Education for approval according to the procedure. In 2019, with the strong support of the provincial education department, Weifang, Qingzhou Municipal Committee and the municipal government, our school will be motivated by the acceptance and evaluation of the experts from the National College Establishment Committee.
In addition, the Weixin Public Number of Shandong Local Media LifeDaily disclosed in early May this year: In 2018, Lishan College of Shandong Normal University proposed to change its name toQilu College of Science and Technology. In 2019, it proposed to change its name toShandong College of Science and Technology. However, it has not been approved. At present, it is renamedWeifang Institute of Technology.
Source of this article: Peng Mei News Responsible Editor: Chengyu_NBJ11143