The College of Foresty
of Guizhou Univesity is a teaching institute integrating
teaching and scientific research. It now has 4
undergraduate programs in Forestry,Water and
Soil Conservation and Prevention of Desertification,the Forest Resource Protection and Recreation,
and Gardening. In addition, there are 4 Master’s
programs of Forest Cultivation, Ecology, Agricultural
Popularization,and the Wildlife Protection and Utilization,which are approved to enroll formally
registered and in-service postgraduates and authorized
to confer Master’s degrees independently. At the
College there are 2 comprehensive labs: the Dual-Base
Lab of Horticulture and Forestry and the Lab of
Forest Cultivation. The College is also home to
2 research institutes (Institute of Afforestation
Ecology and Research Center of Karst Eco-environment)
and 1 internship nursery. Due to strong teaching
and researching, the specialty of Forest Cultivation
at the College has become one of the first seven
provincial Key Disciplinary Areas in Guizhou.
The College enrolls 659 undergraduates,
113 postgraduates and nearly 200 adult students
who receive correspondence courses. The College
has 51 teachers, of whom 35 are full-time staff.
Of all the teachers, 14 are full professors, and
17 are associate professors.
Over the past forty years,
the College has turned out more than 3,000 professional
personnel of Forestry, Gardening and Water and
Soil Conservation with different degrees for the
country. This group of technological manpower
has always made great efforts in work, making
great contributions to the development of forestry,
vegetation recovery and landscaping in Guizhou.