To carry out the spirit of Implementation Advice from the General Office of the State Council on Deepening the Reform of Creative Education in Universities, Quality Standard of International Students Higher Education (try out), Opinions from the General Office of Hubei Province People's Government on Further Deepening the Reform of Innovation Entrepreneurship Education in the Institutions of Higher Education, Construction and Implementation plan from Hubei University of Technology on International Student Innovation Entrepreneurship Education, to strengthen international students’ education and teaching effect, to promote foreign students hands-on practice ability, combining with the actual situation of international education and international students, the Notification is hereby formulated.
Ⅰ, Practical Significance and Feasibility
1.International students have strong practical needs for innovation and entrepreneurship. Since its establishment in 2015, the School of International Education of Hubei University of Technology has enrolled and cultivated a number of undergraduate and postgraduate students with good quality and solid professional foundation. International students have a strong international background, and their disciplines include engineering, management, economics, art and others. They have a strong interdisciplinary foundation and a strong demand for innovation and entrepreneurship practice.
2.International students have a strong practical foundation for innovation and entrepreneurship. HBUT has always attached great importance to the cultivation of students' practical ability and achievement transformation ability. International students have achieved good results in university-level disciplines, academic competitions and national "One Belt and One Road" E-business competition, and have the basic skills and innovation skills for innovation and entrepreneurship.
3. International students' innovation and entrepreneurship practice is an indispensable part of their education in China.With the vigorous development of innovation and entrepreneurship education nationwide and the requirement of improving the quality and benefits of overseas education in China, to carry out innovation and entrepreneurship education for international students and strengthen their innovation and entrepreneurship practice is an important link to actualize the connotation development of overseas education in China .
To sum up, it is of great practical significance and feasibility to carry out innovation and entrepreneurship practice activities for international students.
The School of International Education of HBUT has established a two-way cooperative relationship with Wuhan Zhuoxin Real Color Printing Co., Ltd., which is officially listed as an Innovation and Entrepreneurship Practice Base for international students. The Base has sufficient space, advanced equipment and a wide range of business, which can meet the practical needs for innovation and entrepreneurship of international students from different majors.
School of International Education of HBUT and Wuhan Zhuoxin Color Printing Co., Ltd. jointly provide start-up funds for international students innovation and entrepreneurship activities. For international students who carry out innovation and entrepreneurship activities, each of them can receive 500 yuan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fund per month.
The school recommends teachers with experience in guiding students' innovation and entrepreneurship activities to provide instruction to students.
Ⅴ,International Student Selection
1.Major requirements: computer science, art design, business administration, civil engineering, architecture and other related majors, bachelor's or master's degree.
2.Content: including but not limited to graphic design practice, customer relationship maintenance, product promotion, logistics distribution and other sections.
3.Practice Duration: The innovation and entrepreneurship practice is on semester basis, and selected students need to carry out at least 15 hours of practice every week.
Ⅵ, Assessment of International Students' Innovation and Entrepreneurship Practice
School of International Education and Wuhan Zhuoxin Real Color Printing Co., Ltd. are responsible for formulating detailed assessment rules and Form for international students' innovation and entrepreneurship practice base, implementing monthly assessment system for international students who have been selected to participate in practice activities (see Appendix 2 for details), and notify the assessment results to SIE. For international students who are not qualified, the school is responsible for selecting others to substitute them in due time.
1.International students who have intentions, fill in "Application Form for International Students' Innovative Entrepreneurial Practice Project" (see appendix 1), then print it and submit to International Students Office (hereinafter referred to as a ISO) before the stipulated date. ISO will conduct a preliminary review on students’ application materials to determine selected students list and submit to SIE for archive.
2.Window for Application: 29h March to 1st April
3.Office to Submission: International Students Office
5.Phone No.: 027-50750662
NB: SIE reserves the right of final interpretation for this notice
School of International Education
Hubei University of Technology
March 29th 2021
Rules for Assessment of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Practice for International Students
Attitude: During the practice, you can follow the Mentor’s work arrangements strictly, can follow the rules and regulations of the Base.
Attendance Rate: can attend the practice according to the hours required by the Practice.
Achievements: can excellently complete various innovation and entrepreneurship practice projects and practice contents.
SIE Joint Innovation and Entrepreneurship Practice Base carry out monthly assessment.
The overall assessment is carried out in a hundred-mark system. A score above 95 is considered excellent, 85-95 is considered good, 75-85 is considered qualified, and below 75 is considered unqualified.
For those who score 95 or above in the assessment, 100% of the subsidy fund will be paid; for those who score 85-95, 80%; and for those who score 75-85, 60%. For international students whose overall assessment score is lower than 75 points and the assessment result is "unqualified", financial aid will not be issued. The School and Base will substitute them in due time.