Kunming University, established in May 2004, is a comprehensive full-time University approved by Ministry of Education of China. It is formed by merging the former Kunming Teacher’s College, former Kunming University and some other schools in Kunming. Presently, the university is the only one of offering the most complete array of disciplines in Yunnan Province. The university was successfully passed the undergraduate teaching assessment panel of Ministry of Education in 2012. With the total area of 2,366 Chinese muï¼the main campus is 1,817 Chinese mu (1.2 square kilometres). In addition, over 500 Chinese mu outside the main campus is used as students internship and practical training bases. The total value of the university’s fixed assets is over 2.0 billion RMB. With the beautiful environment, complete function and modern equipment, the university has 21 schools and departments. They are School of Economics, School of Social Administration, School of Pre-school & Special Education, School of Physical Education, School of Humanities, School of Foreign Languages, School of Music, School of Fine Art & Design, School of Information Technology, School of Automation & Mechanical Engineering, School of Urban & Rural Construction & Engineering Management, School of Agriculture, School of Medicine, School of Tourism, School of Teacher Education, Department of Mathematics, Department of Physical Science & Technology, Department of Chemistry &Technology, Department of Life Sciences & Technology, School of Marxism and School of Continuing Education. The total number of staff and faculty members is about 1700, of which 1100 full-time teachers. The University has an enrollment of over 18,000 from over 25 provinces of China at present. Kunming University runs 51 specialties under 4-year programs and 18 specialties under 3-year programs, which covers 11 disciplines, including Economics, Science of Law, Pedagogy, Literature, History, Natural Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medical Science, Management, and Arts. In order to meet the needs of the new emerging industry and modern service industry, such as photoelectron, rail transit, internet of things, biotechnology, urban agriculture, tourism & catering, etc., the university has set up some new majors, such as Rail Transit engineering, Internet of Things Engineering, Water Resources & Hydropower Engineering, Special Education, Culinary & Nutrition Education, Chemical Engineering & Technology, Nursing, etc. Of all the new majors, the successful establishment of Culinary & Nutrition Education makes the university unique in offering such undergraduate program in western China. The university has the following undergraduate Programs for Four Years: International Economy & Trade, Business Administration, Financial Management, Ideological & Political Education, Human Resources Management, Preschool Education, Pedagogy, Special Education, Physical Education, Dance, Chinese Language and Literature, History, Television Broadcasting Science, English, Musicology, Visual Communication Design, Environment Design, Product Design, Fine Arts, Computer Science & Technology, Internet of Things Engineering, Machinery Design & Manufacture & Automation, Communication & Transportation, Electric Engineering & Automation, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Water Resources & Hydropower Engineering, Horticulture, Nursing, Tourism Management, Culinary & Nutrition Education, Hotel Management, Mathematics & Applied Mathematics, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering & Technology, Biological science, Biotechnology, etc. Specialized Programs for Three Years as follows: Preschool Education, Secretary, Advertisement Design and Manufacture, Communication Technology, Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Service, Tea Art, Green Food Production & Inspection, Plant Protection, Nursing Care, Nursing & Midwifery, Pharmacy, Medical Inspection Technique, Rehabilitation Treatment technology, Tour Guide, etc. Kunming University is open to the world and is working hard to promote international cooperation & exchange. Some universities and educational organizations from more than twenty countries, such as USA, UK, Canada, Japan, Thailand, Finland, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Nepal, etc., visited Kunming University, signed the MOU and agreements and established the cooperative relationship. Since 2012, 8 cooperative centres have been set up at Kunming University, such as Yoga Centre, Ireland Centre, ASEAN Business College, Sino-Canada Pre-school Education Centre, and so on. Since 2012, the university has enrolled nearly 100 overseas students from 9 countries for their bachelor degree and more than 300 foreign students for their short-term language study.
The following is the list of scholars from Kunming University of Science and Technology who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from Kunming University of Science and Technology that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.