Yiwu Industrial & Commercial College
As the only college educational institution in Yiwu——a well-known international city of trade and commerce (1.5 hours’ drive from Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province), Yiwu Industrial & Commercial College (YWICC for short) is a regular full-time public college for training specialized talents in such fields as industrial and commercial administration, trade, etc.
The college, with a green hill and a blue lake, covers an area of over 160 acres and boasts the building floorage of more than 239,000 square meters. Owing to its beautiful landscape and distinctive architecture, it won the title of “picturesque campus”.
YWICC has about 8800 full-time students from home and abroad and more than 1000 part-time students. The college provides education in a wide range of subjects covering business management, computer science, civil engineering, modern secretary and office administration, tourism, art design, international trade and foreign languages reaching 26 specialties. It also runs a college for self-study examinations, a center for distance education and a branch center for adults’ education on correspondence basis. The complete facilities of the college include teaching buildings that can accommodate over 10 thousand students, a training building equipped with various laboratories, a library building, a lecture hall, amphitheaters along a terraced corridor, an entertainment center for teachers and students, and two standard sports field with 400-meter plastic tracks. The library keeps 650,000 volumes of literatures of various subjects. The giga-scale campus intranet is accessible from every classroom and every students’ dorms, which helps energize various activities for modern education.
YWICC always attaches great importance to international exchanges and cooperation. The college has been working on academic exchange and cooperation with universities and institutions from other countries, such as Washburn University and Southeastern Louisiana University (U.S.A), Anshan University (Korea), Rangsit University (Thailand). School of International Education accepts students for long-term, short term as well as associate degree students. YWICC has made prominent achievements on international education. There are foreign students enrolled ranging from 26 countries all around the world so far.
Just as up the river thousands of barges contend with each other to be the leader, so the faculty as well as the students of YWICC are full of energy and confidence in their drive to build the vigorously developing college better.
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