Reporters recently learned from the Education Committee of Binhai New Area that this year it is to create modern vocational education in Binhai New Area and to introduce Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei regional cooperation projects, while encouraging and introducing private vocational education, planning to establish private vocational schools and mixed ownership vocational colleges, so as to services industrial upgrade in Binhai New Area.
The introduction of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei regional cooperation projects
In order to enhance the level of vocational education, Binhai New Area actively introduces the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei regional cooperation projects, and promotes cooperation with the CCID project. It has successively carried out six rounds of cooperation talks with CCID Information Industry (Group) Co., Ltd., China OSS Promotion Union (COPU) and Beijing Saipuxin Technology Co., Ltd., respectively, and has reached cooperation intension on the cooperation of the construction of CCID Binhai COPU College, CCID Binhai Intelligent Manufacturing Training Center, Sino-US-UK Chain Industry-University-Research Base and other matters.
At the same time, Binhai New Area is to start construction projects of "Master Workshop" vocational colleges and to establish three "master workshops" say the Binhai Modern Art Design Vocational College, Binhai Secondary NC Processing Technology and Tanggu No.1 Mechanical Electronics, which are planned to complete the construction during the year. It plays the advantages of enterprise resources, relies on construction projects of production base in Central Asia by Petro China and Sinopec to carry out college-enterprise cooperation, to strive to build "Luban workshops" in Central Asia and to service the "Belt and Road" Initiative. In the vocational colleges, it builds four scarce personnel training bases say welding technology, international customs and freight and so on, to service advanced manufacturing in Binhai New Area, modern service industry and development needs of Tianjin Pilot Free Trade Zone.
In order to guide and encourage students to carry out independent innovation and entrepreneurship, Binhai New Area organizes vocational colleges to make full use of existing school buildings, to establish student entrepreneurship practice bases and to support students with space, network, water and other utilities free of charge. At the same time, it helps students start their own business registration and carry out business operations while organizing students to innovate education and training for entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial practice guidance, support business incubation, and provide "one-stop" services to students. At present, the construction of students' practice base is being advanced. It is expected to be put into use before the end of this year. It will build a platform for students to cultivate personalized training and realize entrepreneurship by innovation and employment by entrepreneurship.
Encouraging and introducing private vocational education
Binhai New Area is to establish and improve the diversified college system and to encourage and introduce private vocational education. In cooperation with well-known educational groups at home and abroad, it plans to build a private secondary vocational school and a mixed ownership college in the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city and the Harbor Economic Zone, respectively, to further adapt to the needs of regional industrial restructuring.
It is learned that the construction of these two colleges aims to achieve the deep integration of college-enterprise cooperation for the socio-economic transformation and upgrading of high-quality technically skilled talents, to cultivate qualified personnel to promote the connotation of vocational education and enhancement of educational quality, so as to provide high-quality talent support to the social and economic development. After the completion of the colleges, the professional settings of disciplines will integrate regional industrial restructuring and optimization, in particular, the actual requirements of leading industries, so that they can focus on the development of a number of local industrial structures in line with the advantages of the backbone professionals and promote the overall enhancement of professional construction level.(By Wang Ning)