Chongqing University of Education is a public normal university which focuses on ‘foundation education of Chongqing, service the development of teachers profession’. This university was established in 1954. And it turns to be Chongqing University of Education in April, 2012. This school is cultural quality education base of national college students as well as the main training base of teachers and education managements of Chongqing primary and secondary schools. It is also the first ‘Chongqing Service Outsourcing Talent Training Base’.
Located at Nan’an District and Nanshan Mountain, this school runs two campuses, Nanshan Campus and Xuefu Avenue Campus, which covers the area of 620 acres. It has 11 Secondary teaching units which are College of Continuing Education, School of Pre-School Education, School of Literature and Media, School of Foreign languages and Literatures, School of Business Management, School of Mathematics, School of Economy and Trade, School of Computer Science, School of Biological and Chemical Engineering, School of Tourism, School of Fine Arts and School of General Education. It has 48 bachelor degrees, which contains humanities, social studies, science and management. This school has 410 full-time teachers, which includes 176 senior professional titles (43professors, 133 vice- professors), 205 teachers has postgraduate degrees (31 doctor degrees). It also has13 State Council Government Special Allowance Experts, Nationwide Outstanding Teachers, Chongqing Academic and Technological Leaders and Chongqing Outstanding Young Backbone Teachers.
Chongqing University of Education attaches great importance to education quality construction, nearly five years, access to the Chongqing municipal higher education teaching achievement award 9, national level, municipal construction of top-quality course16, 46 municipal education teaching reform projects; 78 teacher-authored, edits monograph teaching materials; 3000 published research papers and 127 of them were embodied by SCI, EI, ISTP three retrieval system; 6 key projects of national social science fund, the National Education Science" eleven five" planning, 153 province (Ministry) level scientific research items were directed by the teachers; 13 provincial and ministerial level scientific research achievements were awarded by the Chongqing Municipal Natural Science, Chongqing city science and technology progress and the social class. The school condition is improved ceaselessly. It has 224,000 square meters includes school buildings, laboratory buildings, art building, library, student Residence, and so on. The library collects more than 73,600 books. The school has one affiliated primary school and one kindergarten.74 education practice bases were established in the kindergarten, primary and middle schools over the city. 134 steady training bases were established over the enterprises and institutions. The school pays special attention on the students’ comprehensive quality. Students here won a lot of nationwide awards over these years, such as Nationwide College Student Art Show, College Students' Occupation Skill Competition and so on. The graduates of this school were highly employed and welcomed by the employing units and praise. The school has been named as the Chongqing ordinary university employment work advanced collectives.