The College of Resource and Environment Engineering of Guizhou University offers 9 undergraduate programs or orientations and 5 MSc programs (Mineralogy, Petrology, Gitology, Paleontology and Stratigraphy, Geotechnical Engineering, Geological Engineering and Environmental Engineering). The College also accepts students independently for doctorate study in mineralogy, petrology and gitology.

The College presently has 78 faculty members, with 14 professors and 19 associate professors -- a qualified teaching staff with rational structure. There are three provincial key specialties (mineralogy, petrology and gitology) and a key specialty at university level (geological engineering) and a national education base for popularization of geoscience.

In the past three years, the college has undertaken more than 160 research projects (including 5 Natural Science Fund Projects) with the total research funds being over 13 million RMB. Three projects were awarded the Second Prize and two projects the Third Prize for Scientific and Technological Progress at the Provincial Level. There have been over 300 research papers published (more than 30 included in SCI and EI) and 7 academic treatises.

Focusing on engineering, the College also puts stress on science. It has strength both in teaching and research.