Founded in 2002, Art and Engineering College is an innovative type institution characterized by distinctive features, vitality, strong strength and broad prospects. The college has a team of full-time and part-time teaching staff who have good moral character, reasonable structure, rich teaching experience, fruitful teaching results and dedication. By principle of cultivating students' innovative spirit and innovation consciousness, the college focuses on students' basic theory and professional skills, absorbs domestic and foreign advanced design concepts and form its own featured applied talents cultivation mode, and exerts to cultivate applied-type art design talents with strong practical abilities.
At present, according to the needs of market development and local economic development, Art and Engineering College set up 13 majors of bachelor degree and junior college degree. Bachelor degree: visual communication design, environment design, product design and digital media art. Junior college degree: environment art design (interior design direction, environment design direction, sculpture art direction), art design, advertising design and production, product style design, visual communication design, animation design and production, multimedia design and production, broadcasting and hosting, and news gathering and editing.
Current provincial key major: decorative art design; institutional key major: decoration art design; provincial training base: art design training base; institutional film and television animation experiment (training) base and several off-campus student internship training base. There are also 18 experiment (training) bases including print ad output training room, creative design laboratory, post-print art laboratory, silk-screen printing laboratory, video art laboratory, construction technology and decoration material laboratory, drawing room, broadcasting studio, recording studio and sculpture design studio, and 8 studios including arts and crafts, fibrage weaving and Chinese painting, plus on-campus black pottery research institution. These provide a great platform for the professional skill development of the teaching personnel and internship training for students.
In order to further adapt to the market demand, Art and Engineering College focuses on the cultivation of application-oriented university talents. Right now the school is actively preparing for the provincial art major. The feature of the demonstration base is to fully reflect the traditional culture, local culture, handmade art, modern art and information technology integration.
The “ability of employment” and "employment rate" of Art and Engineering College graduates are leading far ahead. Graduates’ innovation and creativity are among the best of the same level of similar colleges, and have great social influence. Many graduates start their own businesses successfully. Many graduates are employed by famous enterprises inside and outside the province. Some graduates work in Japan, Singapore and other countries. Graduates of Art and Engineering College have healthy mentality and excellent quality. They have innovative consciousness and creativity, adapt the work quickly, and have a broad selection of work. They are also hard-working with achievements. Graduates from Art and Engineering College have been widely welcomed and recognized by the society.