Binhai College of Nankai University is a full-time institution of higher learning for undergraduates, which was jointly founded by Nankai University and Tianjin Binhai New Area , with the approval of the Ministry of Education in 2004. It is located in Dagang Ecological Park of Higher Education in Tianjin Binhai New Area.
Binhai College of Nankai University has its own campus and teaching facilities, and enjoys the status of a legal entity. It organizes and manages its teaching independently in the president’s charge under the leadership of the board of trustees.
The college occupies an area of 67 hectares with a floor space of over 220,000 square meters. Up to the end of 2013, it had comprised nine departments and 31 specialties, with a total number of 10010 students from all over the country. The college is qualified to issue diplomas and confer Bachelor degrees on its graduates. Thanks to the care of leaders at all levels and the support from various circles, the college has made a marked advance in school-running and has won wide acclaim.
Binhai College has provided the society with 12995 graduates in the last 9 years since its foundation. Some of its graduates are admitted as postgraduates to such key universities of 985 Project and 211 Project as Peking University, Nankai University and Tianjin University, etc. And some of them undertake postgraduate studies in America, Japan and France.
Nankai University, founded in 1919, is a key multidisciplinary university directly under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education, and is also the alma mater of our beloved late Premier Zhou Enlai. It is one of the 211 Project and 985 Project universities in China. Bearing in mind the precept of Nankai’s dedication to public interests, acquisition of all-round capability, aspiration for progress with each passing day, and carrying forward its fine traditions of love your country, love your job, love your community, and be innovative in your work, as well as its academic atmosphere and school spirit, Binhai College of Nankai University upholds the principles of running the school with ethics, putting quality-oriented education in the first place, and turning the school into one with distinguishing features. With its focus on teaching, the college encourages students coordinated development in knowledge, capability and quality, promotes their innovative spirit and practical capability, and to cultivate specialized personnel of practical use.
Tianjing Binhai New Area was established in November2009 with the approval of the State Council. As an important development strategy of the country, its development and opening-up offers the students of Binhai College good prospects for fieldwork and employment.