Wuxi Institute of Arts & Thechnology

Name Wuxi Institute of Arts & Thechnology City WuXi
University Tier Monthly Living
Expense (RMB)
1500
International
Student Number
(2015)
1 Total Student
Number (2015)
7500
School Homepage www.wxgyxy.cn
Website for
International
Student Enrollment

Introduction


Wuxi Institute of Arts & Technology is a nationally accredited full-time institute and functions directly under the Education Department of Jiangsu Province,which is located in Yixing, on the west bank of Tai Lake,known as a Hometown of Professors and the Pottery Capital.

With Ceramic Art Department, Digital Art Department, Environmental Art Department, Fashion Design Department, Mechatronics Engineering Department, Electronics & Information Engineering Department and Economics & Management Department, the Institute presents over 38 majors of totally 8000 students from different provinces in China. The major ranges over various fields including art design, mechanics, materials, electronics, computer, accounting, business trade, etc. Among them, ceramic design, ceramic technique and optometry technology are the unique majors in the provincial higher vocational and technical institutes. Besides, there are Foundation Department, Physical Education Department and Adult Education School, which take on the elementary education and continuing education for the Institute.

The institute has a team of qualified teachers. There are more than 450 faulty members, some of them are the high title teachers, some of them are professor senior craftsmen, some of them are senior craftsmen, some of them are craftsmen. Some were named the famous ceramic experts, national first-class arts masters. The institute values the work of scientific research and production, and the teachers have got great achievements.

Wuxi Institute of Arts and Technology follows the education theory of“morality first, competency-based, Existence on Quality, Prosperity from characteristics” and teaching theories in home and abroad , to actively advance the educational innovation and continually form the unique personnel training system. The graduates have good prospects in the job market.

To better train applied talents and promote the training quality, the institute pays great attention to introduce domestic and overseas high- quality educational resources. It cooperates with many universities, such as Nanjing Arts Institute and Nanjing Audit University, etc. In 2013, Wuxi Institute of Arts & Technology signed the contract with Nanjing Arts Institute, the students will study three years in Wuxi Institute of Arts & Technology, then go to Nanjing Arts Institute for another two years, the students can get the undergraduate diploma of Nanjing Arts Institute. Meanwhile, we establish the long and stable relationships with many foreign institutes.

It covers an area of more than 615126 square meters with building area of nearly 225,000 square meters including the modern experimental laboratories, training bases, and a multi-functional library containing nearly 667,000 books and issues.

The digitized new campus integrates the mountain with the lake, which looks like an ecological garden.

Wuxi Institute of Arts and Technology takes ceramic culture and spirit as the carrier to develop various social practices, fine art activities, academic technical activities, quality expanding trainings. Simultaneously, the institute strengthens the construction of students’ community and students’ psychological service system, and build a harmonious campus atmosphere with humanities concerning. There are above 30 organizations, such as Ceramic Group, Arts Workshop, Calligraphy and Drawing Group, Animation and Cartoon Group, English Club, Dancers, Golden Music Dancing, Guitarists etc, which play important roles in campus culture building and quality education, and offer an ideal stage for self-display.

Looking into the future, Wuxi Institute of Arts & Technology will adhere to the school motto of “act kindly and behave sincerely, study diligently and practice earnestly” and the concepts of “the strict beginning, the high standard, the qualified development”, to make efforts to run the school as a high-level and unique-feature vocational institute.