The predecessor of the College of Civil and Resource Engineering of USTB is the Mining Department of Beijing Institute of Iron and Steel Engineering. The Department of Mining is one of the earliest departments established in 1952. It is mainly composed of the Department of mining of Peiyang University, the Mining Department of North China Institute of Technology and the Mining Department of Tsinghua University. In 1985, the Department of Geology was established. In November 1994, the Department of Mining and the Department of Geology merged to form the College of Resource Engineering. In January 2002, the College of Resource Engineering was renamed as the College of Civil and Environmental Engineering. In July 2016, the college was renamed again as the College of Civil and Resource Engineering.
At present, there are 5 departments (the Department of Resource Engineering, Civil Engineering, Safety Science and Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Building Environment and Energy Engineering), 1 center（the Lab Center), 4 research institutes (the Institute of Space Remote Sensing and GIS Application, Mine Rescue Technology, Tailings Paste Disposal Technology, and Applied Mechanics), 1 key laboratory of Ministry of Education (Efficient Mining and Safety of Metal Mines) and 1 key laboratory of Beijing city (Beijing Key Laboratory of Urban Underground Space Engineering) established at the College of Civil and Resource Engineering.
The College has distinct features of disciplines, showing a harmonious development of multiple disciplines. At present, it has 2 national first-class key disciplines (Mining Engineering, Safety Science and Engineering), 2 national second-class key disciplines (Mining Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering), 2 Beijing key disciplines (Engineering Mechanics, Geotechnical Engineering), 2 national characteristic disciplines (Mining Engineering, Safety Engineering) and 2 Beijing characteristic disciplines (Mining Engineering, Safety Engineering). There are 4 first-class doctorates (Mining Engineering, Mechanics, Safety Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering), 11 second-class doctorates (Mining Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, Safety Science and engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering, disaster prevention and mitigation engineering and protection engineering, bridge and tunnel engineering, municipal engineering, heating, gas supply, ventilation and Air conditioning engineering), 15 general master disciplines (Mining Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, Safety Science and Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Engineering and Protection Engineering, Bridge and Tunnel Engineering, Municipal Engineering, Heating, Gas Supply, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Engineering, Mineralogy, Mineral Survey and Exploration, Geological Engineering, Earth Exploration and Information Technology), 4 authorized fields of master of Engineering (Mining Engineering, Construction and Civil Engineering, Geological Engineering, Safety Science and Engineering), 4 post doctoral mobile stations (Mining Engineering, Mechanics, Safety Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering), 5 undergraduate majors (Mining Engineering, Civil Engineering, Safety Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Construction Equipment and Energy Application Engineering).
The College of Civil and Resource Engineering has a rigorous academic team, including 44 professors. The teachers of the college have undertaken more than 300 projects such as the National Science and Technology Support Plan, "973" Plan, "863" plan, and national Natural Science Foundation of China, and the annual scientific research fund has reached about 100 million yuan for eight consecutive years.
In the faculty, there are 1 academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 member of the Disciplinary Review Group of the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council, 2 recipients of the National Outstanding Youth Science Fund, 1 national teaching teacher, 1 national model teacher, and 4 national candidates for the new century million talents project of the Ministry of personnel, 2 winners of the China Youth Science and Technology Award, 2 national excellent scientific and technological workers, 2 candidates of the trans century excellent talents training plan of the Ministry of education, 9 candidates of the new century excellent talents support plan of the Ministry of education, 1 innovation team of the Ministry of education, 3 famous teachers of Beijing, 1 excellent teaching team of Beijing, 2 excellent teachers of Beijing, 2 young discipline leaders of Beijing institutions of higher learning, and Beijing excellent 4 young backbone teachers and 4 outstanding teachers of Baogang Education Fund.
The college has established cooperative relations with more than 20 universities and research institutions in the United States, Japan, Australia, Britain, Sweden, Canada, Russia, Ukraine and other countries. There are more than 30 teachers in the college holding important academic positions in academic institutions at home and abroad, such as the director of the International Rock Mechanics Bureau, the professional committee member of the International Society of Rock Mechanics, the disciplinary evaluation group of the State Council Degree Committee, and the deputy director of the Standing Committee of the China Nonferrous Metals Society. Chairman of the Mining Society of the Chinese Metal Society, Chairman of the Education Committee of the Chinese Society of Rock Mechanics and Engineering, etc. At present, there are four national second-level societies attached to the college (Chinese Mining Society Professional Mining Committee, Chinese Rock Mechanics and Engineering Society Education Committee, Metallurgical Automation Society CAD and CAM Academic Committee, Chinese Silicate Society Process Petrology Professional Committee) , An international society (Asia Pacific International Fluid Enclosure Society).
Today, the College of Civil and Resource Engineering is facing unprecedented historical opportunities. The college will uphold the academic motto of “Being virtuous and knowledgeable, Being energetic and creative”, carry forward the fine tradition of “rigorous academic style, uphold practice”, and build on key disciplines. , With the main task of enhancing the scientific research and innovation capabilities, and the core task of improving the quality of talent training, strive to build a distinctive and first-class domestic research institute!
“Being virtuous and knowledgeable, Being energetic and creative”. Since the establishment of the Mining Department of Beijing Iron and Steel Industry Institute in 1952, the College of Civil and Resource Engineering of Beijing University of Science and Technology has gone through more than 60 years. From generation to generation, the local people uphold the spirit of "hard and sincere", attach importance to educating people, inherit the spirit of " Being knowledgeable and practical". They are down-to-earth and courageous in their work and study and have trained a large number of outstanding scientific and technological talents in the fields of mining engineering, civil engineering, safety management and planning.
The college has distinctive discipline characteristics and abundant teachers. At present, it has 1 first-class discipline (Mining Engineering), 3 national key disciplines (Mining Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Safety Science and Engineering), 2 national characteristic disciplines (Mining Engineering, Safety Engineering) and many other key characteristic disciplines; There are 46 professors, 1 academician of the Chinese Academy of engineering, 1 member of the discipline evaluation group of the academic degree committee of the State Council, 2 winners of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars. The teachers of the college have undertaken more than 300 projects including the National Science and Technology Support Plan, the "973" Plan, the "863" Plan and the National Natural Science Foundation of China and the annual scientific research funds have reached about 100 million yuan for eight consecutive years.
In recent years, the college has responded to the call for the construction of the new era, actively integrated into the national economic construction, and achieved remarkable achievements in personnel training, discipline construction, innovation and development, and serving the society. The college actively explores and strives for progress in stability, and has cultivated a team of teachers with excellent style of study and rigorous scholarship. At the same time, with the school-running concept of " stabilizing scale, improving quality, seeking characteristics and creating brand" and the educational pattern of "four first-class", the college promotes the dreams of thousands of local students：First-class education concept, which enables students to know the industry and major at a high level; First-class teaching staff, which helps students to preach and guide the direction; First-class practice base, which enables students improve their comprehensive ability in the integration of theory and practice; first-class cooperative innovation and career planning for students to open up horizons, build a dream in the future, integrate into society, go international, and make due contributions to national construction and social development.
Focus on educating people and bring forth talents in large Numbers. With decades of development breakthroughs, the College of Civil and Resource Engineering has gradually developed into one of the departments of USTB with outstanding discipline advantages, reasonable major setting, strong faculty and strong comprehensive strength.
The new era calls for new actions. The College of Civil and Resource Engineering will take Xi Jinping's new era China characteristic socialism as the commanding point, fully grasp the historical opportunity of "the Belt and Road", and carry forward the fine tradition of "practical and innovative" motto and " rigorous academic style, uphold practice ". Based on the construction of key disciplines, with the improvement of scientific research and innovation capacity as the main body, and with the improvement of talent training quality as the core task, the College strives unremittingly to build a first-class research college with distinctive characteristics in China!
I believe that with the joint efforts of all faculty and students, and with the continuous care and support from school leaders, alumni and all sectors of society, the College of Civil and Resource Engineering will usher in a better future!
Professor JIN Longzhe
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