Tianjin Institute of Physical Education was established in August 1958. The committee decided to merge in Tianjin Province, Hebei Province, the former Tianjin Sports School, Shijiazhuang Normal University Sports Department, while the deployment of outstanding athletes in the province, the formation of Tianjin Institute of Physical Education. The mission is to train athletes, coaches and some high school and university sports teachers and higher sports professionals. In October 1969, Tianjin Institute of Physical Education was placed under the jurisdiction of Tianjin Province.
The school covers an area of 534 acres (356018 square meters), built a comprehensive training hall, track and field museum, basketball hall, volleyball hall, swimming pool, dance hall and other teaching and training hall 12, the international standard plastic track and field, football and light baseball Field and other outdoor training venues more than 20 pieces of teaching and research equipment worth more than 120 million yuan, the school library a total area of 7800 square meters, collection of literature (including electronic literature) amounted to more than 192 million volumes.
The school has 16 undergraduate majors, involving education, management, literature, art, science, medicine six disciplines. In 1979 began to recruit graduate students, in 1986 received a master's degree grant, now has 11 master's degree graduate. In 2010, the school was approved by the Ministry of Education for the recommendation of outstanding fresh undergraduate students to study for postgraduate qualifications. July 2013, was approved by the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council as a "doctorate grant unit", the physical education subject was approved as "doctoral degree authorization discipline". In 2012 the third round of the national subject assessment, the first class of physical education ranked the top 10% of the national sports disciplines, ranked fifth. The school has more than 6,000 full-time students, including more than 5,000 undergraduates, more than 540 graduate students, 14 doctoral students.
The school in the teaching staff of 477 people, 301 full-time teachers, including 55 professors, 109 associate professors, 81 teachers with doctoral degree, 166 teachers with master's degree; which enjoy the State Council special government allowances 6, Teaching teacher 1, the Ministry of Education of the new century talent 3, Tianjin, thousands of people plan 3, Tianjin Distinguished (lectures) Professor 3, Tianjin "131" Talent Program (the first level) 1, Tianjin "five A group of "talent 4, Tianjin University" disciplines leading talent training program "3, Tianjin teaching teacher 3, doctoral tutor 15, master graduate tutor more than 130 people.
Built two national boutique resources sharing courses, four national fine course, eight Tianjin fine course. Selected a national excellent teaching team 1, Tianjin outstanding teaching team 3, Tianjin "second five" teaching innovation team 3. 4 experimental centers were awarded the "Tianjin ordinary colleges and universities experimental teaching demonstration center construction unit" title. Our school "to build sports psychology practice teaching platform for the way to enhance the comprehensive practical ability of physical education students," the teaching results by the sixth national higher education national teaching achievement award. Nearly two years, a total of "Tianjin University National College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training Program" project 70 items.