Introduction of school

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The predecessor of the School is the Department of Civil Engineering of Hangzhou Technical College affiliated to Zhejiang University which was set up in 1980. In 2005, School of Civil Engineering and Architecture was founded. The School possesses a team of teaching staff with proper structure of ages, qualifications and professions. There are 92 faculty in the School including 13 senior professors, 31 vice-senior professors, 27 teachers with Doctor degree and double-qualified teachers accounting for 1/3. At present, there are more than 1780 full-time undergraduates and 33 graduates from universities of home and abroad in the School. 




The School comprises 5 undergraduate majors including Civil Engineering, Water Supply and Drainage Engineering, Architecture, Urban and Rural Planning and Engineering Costs, which covers the basic construction fields. Civil Engineering is the provincial key major and ranks in national level as a characteristic major. Water Supply and Drainage Engineering is a key developing major of our university. Geotechnical Engineering is a key discipline of Zhejiang Province at A Level. Civil Engineering was authorized to award Master Degree as first-level discipline. The Architecture Experimental Center is provincial exemplary teaching center.



With the concept of “Optimizing basis, strengthening capability, improving quality, developing personality, encouraging creativity”, the School pays attention to the combination education of theoretical teaching and Practical training in construction site, which has obtained excellent results. The school has formed advantages in the aspect of discipline construction by tailing to the development of frontier disciplines and introducing and training high-level qualified teachers. The school undertook lots of projects supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China and Natural Science Foundation of Zhejiang province, and other social service projects. The school takes positive action to develop international programmes and makes great efforts to broaden the channels of international education. The school has joint training programme cooperated with four German universities of applied science, international class of Civil Engineering with San Francisco State University in U.S.A, and postgraduates programme with universities in Japan.


                       School of Architecture and Engineering



Vice Dean, Director of Ecological Environment Research Institute

Shengdao Shan

Honorary dean

Xinfu Gao


Zhanyou Luo

Dean(Party secretary)

Jun Zhan

Vice dean

Jianhua Wu

Vice dean

Zehai Chen

Vice dean (deputy party secretary)

Jianxun Li