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College of of Marxism

Feb 20, 2023

The College of Marxism was founded in June 2011, formerly known as the Marxist-Leninist Teaching and Research Office, which was established in 1984. In 2006, it was approved to confer master's degree for the second-level discipline of ideological and political education. In 2017, it was approved to confer master's degree for the first-level discipline of Marxist theory. It ranked joint 84th in the subject of Marxist theory among Chinese universities in 2019 by the Alumni Association.

There are 55 faculty members in the College, including 21 teachers with senior titles, 29 teachers with doctoral degrees, 1 doctoral supervisor and 20 master supervisors. It has the Research Base of China Jiliang University of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era in Zhejiang Province, the Research Base of China Jiliang University of China Theoretical System Research Center of Socialism with Chinese Characteristics in Zhejiang Province, and the New University Think Tank of  Zhejiang Province.

It is the science popularization education base of China Society for Measurement, the vice chairman unit of the National Collaborative Innovation Center for Cultural Soft Power Research, and the standardization pilot unit of the Party Building of the National Standardization Committee. There are several research platforms, such as the Institute of Ideological and Political Education, the Institute of the Dissemination of Marxism in China, and the Collaborative Innovation Center of Measurement History and Culture.

In recent years, teachers of the College have undertaken more than 40 projects, such as National Social Science Fund projects, humanities and Social science research projects of the Ministry of Education, philosophy and Social science planning projects of Zhejiang Province, and have won 9 provincial and ministerial teaching and scientific research awards. Teachers have published more than 130 theoretical articles in Guangming Daily, Philosophical Studies, Marxist Studies, Guide to Ideological and Theoretical Education, Studies in Dialectics of Nature, Studies in World Religions, and other newspapers and periodicals. More than 20 articles have been reprinted in full text by Chinese Social Sciences Digest and Renmin University of China Photocopy Materials. One paper has won honor of the "2016 Annual Influential Paper on Marxist Theory in Colleges and Universities". 12 academic monographs and  3 teaching materials have been published.

The College adheres to the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, deeply studies and implements the spirit of the 20th National Congress of the CPC, implements the fundamental task of establishing virtue and cultivating people, further strengthens the construction of Marxist theoretical disciplines, increases the teaching reform of ideological and political theory courses, improves the teaching quality and effectiveness of ideological and political theory courses, and strives to build the College of Marxism into a distinctive teaching and research college.