Relying on Beijing Institute of Technology, inheriting the educational philosophy and tradition of “Morality lies in sensibility and awareness, Studying polishes engineering knowledge”, and according to the economic development and social needs, School of Computer aims to cultivate the high-quality compound and applied IT talents with the correct core values, mastering the technology of computer and with good software engineering literacy.
The value of School of Computer is mainly embodied with establishing the concept of liberal education, concentrating on the growing up of students, paying high attention to the training of the basic theories of computer and software engineering literacy, attaching great importance to students’ ability of computational thinking, enabling students to master the application skills on at least one mainstream framework (or technical platform), and obtain the profession related position guide and training.
The school now provides four major programs, i.e. Computer Science and Technology, Software Engineering, Digital Media Technology and Network Engineering. There is a team of more than 60 excellent teachers from brand-name colleges and universities all over the country, among them, 6 professors, 10 associated professors and 5 doctors. The school follows the principle of “Teacher-based and Teaching-centered”, and establishes the teacher education development center. Depending on this center, it lays great stress on the teacher occupation development and on the construction of teacher team for the specialty construction developed in a sustainable way.
The school sets up 13 laboratories. CISCO network laboratory，virtual reality and interactive game laboratory, software engineering practice training laboratory and embedded system laboratory all have reached the domestic advanced level. These laboratories provide a good experimental teaching environment for cultivating applied talents. The school has also cooperated with nearly 60 IT organizations both at home and abroad, such as Kingsoft Co. Ltd., NeuEdu Co. Ltd., i-Sprint Innovations Pte Ltd. (Singapore), and so on. In doing so, it provides the high-level practice bases inside and outside school, and builds the social practice platform for students.
The schools has engaged the well-known social enterprise executives as “The supervisor team”, introduced the training mode of “The full-process guidance” which students can obtain the full-process guidance during the 4-years study and school-life from his or her supervisor. The school also organizes many project team activities in order to improve the practical ability of the students. The school has established many educational and scientific research achievements during the past years, e.g. 3 province-level educational reforms, 15 university-level educational reforms, 7 co-operations of production-education-research.
There are the various student associations, technological innovations, academic activities, academic competitions, professional qualification authentication, and professional skill competitions in the school. The students have made the outstanding achievements in various kinds of competitions, e.g. Borch Cup National Undergraduate embedded design competition, China software Cup Undergraduate contest, and etc. The school provides a variety of professional certification training, such as .Oracle certified professional, Oracle certified java programmer, Cicso certified network engineer, Microsoft certified programmer, and etc.
The school has more than 2500 students at present. According to the third-party authoritative evaluation institution, MyCos Research, the student employment rate, the employment competitiveness and job salaries are all at the top of the list, and generally accepted by the society.
School of computer would like to sincerely cooperate with people from all circles of life, seek for development and cultivate talents together.