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The College of Social Sciences(CSS) of Yangzhou University is located in the beautifulSlender West Lake Campus with profound cultural background, close to the Slender West Lake Scenic Spot. The college was founded in 2002, among which major of History was founded in 1952. 

There arefour departments in the college, namely Department of History(normal), Department of Philosophy, Department of Archival Sciences, Department of Social Work.The College now has a faculty of 86 staff, among whom 16 are professional teacher, 26 are associate professors.69teachers have doctoral degrees. At present, there are nearly 700 full-time undergraduates, more than 160 doctoral and postgraduate students, and more than 10 overseas postgraduate and undergraduate students. 

The College adheres to the principle of"student-centered", striving to build personnel training mode of"student-centered, fostering virtue through education, invigoratestudents, train versatiletalents with speciality".Relying on the doctoral disciplines and high quality teachers, the Collegedeepens the reform of education teaching, strengthens the practical ability training. By inviting domestic and foreign famous experts and scholars to give lectures to the college tobroaden  students' academic horizon and cultivate high quality graduates. 

To support teaching and research,the College hassuperior experimental conditions. The Advanced Comprehensive Laboratory of Oral History, the Digital Document Laboratory, the Comprehensive Laboratory of Archives and Information Management, and professional laboratory of Social Workhave all been set up. 

Recent years has witnessed the plentiful achievements in scientific research. 100 projects worked on by the teachers of the College, including national social science fund projectsgranted byChina’s National Social Science Council, national projects of “History of Qing Dynasty”, provincial and ministerial scientific research projects. over 100 academic monographs and over 500 important academic papershave been published; more than 50 provincial and ministerialprizes were awarded to the excellent teachers in the College for their outstanding scientific research achievements. 

The Collegelays great emphasis on the quality of students by enriching campus life.  the college focuses on the first class, vigorously expands the second class (Pocket University platform), integratesin-class teaching with out of class activities, promotes professional learning and social practice together, centreated on scientific and technological innovation, and strengthens "innovation and innovation" education.



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