Teaching Program

Teaching Program

2014-07-09

Institute of Education, XiamenUniversity, is the first one accredited to grant students with master’s anddoctoral degree in Higher Education, sending many high-quality graduates tohigher education institutions in China. By 2016, the Institute of Education hasgranted 254 graduates with doctoral degree and 617 students with master’sdegree. Currently there are 165 full-time students in doctoral programs and 89full-time students in master’s programs.


Teaching Features

The integration of learning, research,and teaching, as the significant teaching style of our institute, provided anew model for graduate cultivation in China. In 2001, we won the first prizefor National Excellence in Teaching, which is the sole winner of such anational prize in the field of higher education.2009, we won the Second prizefor National Excellence in Teaching, which is the sole winner of such anational prize in the field of higher education.



Cultivation Achievement

In 2007, Hu Chidi, a Ph.D. candidate,won the Ministry of Education’s prize of National One Hundred ExcellentDoctoral Dissertation with his dissertation titled <<Study on theCorrelation between Ownership of Educational Properties and Constructing ofUniversity Systems>>. This was the nation’s first such honoreddissertation in the field of Higher Education. In 2003, the doctoraldissertation titled <<Study on Mass Higher Education in China>>written by Zuo-xu Xie won the nomination of National One Hundred ExcellentDoctoral Dissertation set by the Minister of Education. In 2013, Liu Xiwei, aPh.D. candidate, won the Ministry of Education’s prize of National One HundredExcellent Doctoral Dissertation. As for the prize of National ExcellentDoctoral Dissertation set up by China’s Higher Education Association in 2004,four dissertations from the institute won such prize in the first year, four insecond year, and three in the third year. The institute has the most winners ofdoctoral dissertation awards among the higher education institutions in China.