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A Brief Introduction to Xianyang Vocational and Technical College 

Xianyang Vocational and Technical College (XVTC) is a full-time public higher vocational college that was upgraded by merging Qinxian Normal School, Binxian Normal School, Yizhi School of Agriculture, Xianyang Physical Education School, Xianyang School of Health and Xianyang Technical School with the approval of Shaanxi Provincial Government. The history of XVTC dates as early as 1937 when Shaanxi Binzhou Normal School, the predecessor of Binxian Normal School, was founded. 

XVTC is located in Xixian New District, the first innovative urban development themed national new district. Covering an area of 214 acres (866,666㎡), with a total construction area of 3.05 million square feet (283,000㎡), the college is well-equipped with teaching facilities valued at 110 million RMB. The college library has a collection of 1.05 million books. 

Currently, there are 987 faculty members in the college, including 161 professors and associate professors, 213 with a Master’s Degree or higher, 8 Ph.D. candidates, and 314 double-certificated and double-qualified teachers. There are 15,000 full times students on campus in 47 high vocational majors. 

Multi-cooperation is highly promoted in XVTC. There are full-scholarship classes sponsored by Lishen Battery, Hailir Pesticides and Chemicals, San’an Optoelectronics, and etc. On average the employment rate of graduates exceeds 96%. 

XVTC was nominated as candidates of “Shaanxi Provincial Demonstration Vocational Colleges” and “National High-Quality Vocational Colleges”. It has also been honored as “National Civilized Unit”, “Provincial Civilized Campus”, “Safe Campus”, “Garden Unit”, and etc. 

Focusing and promoting international cooperation and exchange, XVTC has made phenomenal progress in internationalization. Various programs, such as study abroad, teachers/students exchange, co-research, resource sharing, cooperated education, major co-construction, overseas internship and employment, cultural exchange and so on with institutions in the United States, Canada, Australia, South Korea, Germany, Singapore, France, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Poland, Japan, Russia, Finland and etc.