Liaoning Technical University was founded in 1949. Its strength is in technology; its other branches, i.e. science, arts, administration, economy, law and agriculture have also shown coordinating developments. LNTU has always aimed at establishing itself as a university which is specialized in mining-related discipline, and co-develops its other disciplines but with emphasis in certain branches and which has considerable international influence in the world both in teaching and research. LNTU believes in “One is cultivated by ethics and formed by moral character”. At present, there are 20 schools, 103 majors for undergraduates and vocational disciplines. They are Schools of Resources and Environment Engineering, Safety Technology and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanics and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Business Administration, Geography and Surveying, Electrical and Control Engineering, and Electronics and Information Engineering. We are proud to have a large student body of 29,643 regular students (2,117 postgraduates, 26,341 undergraduates and 102 overseas students), learning from teaching staff of 1,645 full-time teachers, 2 part-time Academicians, 167 professors, 425 associate professors and 1 National Teaching Master. LNTU sets up 3 post-doctoral stations (Mining Engineering, Mechanics Engineering, and Surveying Engineering & Technology) and has 3 level-1 and 19 level-2 discipline specialist doctoral, 41 majors for Master degree, 11 field for Master of Engineering, 1 national key discipline, 9 provincial key disciplines and 11 provincial key laboratories. Liaoning Technical University, which was originally established in 1949 under the name “Fuxin Mining Institute”, educates a student population of 41,487 on three campuses in two cities and holds a national reputation for excellence in teaching and research. The university has 24 schools and departments with faculties in science, engineering, arts, economics, management, law and agriculture, offering 117 undergraduate and senior vocational programs. At present we have 1700 full-time teachers, more than 600 professors and associate professors, 2 part-time Academicians, 240 doctoral and post-doctoral level educators. Now LNTU has 3 post-doctoral stations ,19 majors for doctoral degree programs , 41 majors for masters , 11 fields for master of engineering, and 1 MBA, 1 national key disciplineï¼9 ministerial and provincial subjects. The university fosters international exchange and development. We have established academic exchange with over 50 universities all over the world. We have a large board of foreign experts and international students and undertake more than 10 research projects with foreign institutions. There are also “2+2”, “3+1” and “3+2” academic exchange programs on campus. In the new century full of hope and challenges, all teaching and working staff in Liaoning Technical University will have a warm-hearted devotion to establishing a state-level and an internationally influential teaching & research university which bears the characteristics of distinct advantaged disciplines, coordinative development of all branches of learning, a high level in teaching & research, strong comprehensive strength and which makes a great contribution to the community.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Liaoning Technical University that are published in OMICS International journals.