Institute of Physical Education
The Institute of Physical Education of Wenzhou University, was founded in 1995 and is the strongest sports faculty resources in south Zhejiang. After many years of developing, the Institute of physical education has formed a group of teachers with relatively clear and stable directions of researches, active academic thinking , reasonable structure of the team. The existing 50 full-time teachers, including 8 professors, 16 associate professors, 24 lecturers, 2 assistants, 7 teachers with doctor’s degree, 11 master tutors, 8 national level referees. Many of teachers are the important members of academic associations. The Institute of Physical Education of Wenzhou University ranks 39th in more than 200 colleges of Physical Education in China.
The institute establishes bases for Research on the sports culture development of the State Sports General Administration, Vocational Training in Sports Industry of Zhejiang province, and the Key Laboratory of Health and Physical Fitness Wenzhou. The achievements of teachers' teaching and scientific research are remarkable, and they have made outstanding achievements in guiding and cultivating students' research projects for innovation and entrepreneurship, patents, published papers, national level referees, social instructors and so on.
Now, The institute, has 2 undergraduate majors: Physical Education and Social Sports, and has 2 postgraduate majors: Physical Education and curriculum and teaching theory (P.E direction), The major of physical education is the key specialty of Zhejiang Province and advantage major of Wenzhou University. A Sports Human Science Experiment Center with 2560 square meters, Two comprehensive gymnasium with basketball hall, Volleyball Hall, table tennis hall, gymnastics hall, badminton hall, martial arts hall, 1 outdoor swimming pool, 2 400 meters semi circle type standard track and field sites, 47 outdoor basketball courts, 14 tennis courts,3 football fields.
Since 2015, the institute has run the idea of internationalization development of physical education, and actively has explored and strengthened cooperation with foreign high-quality university education mode. At present, we has established cooperative education with GRACO Sports Institute of Denmark. Developing college students from northern Europe and Africa to come to our institute for short-term sports training program that has the characteristics of China and Wenzhou, such as table tennis, martial arts, water sports, and actively broaden the vision and platform of international cooperative education platform in high education. Along with the development trend of international education, the institute will have a group of excellent teachers with the vision of internationalization, and have the confidence and ability to cultivate overseas students into internationalized application-oriented P.E talents with solid foundation of knowledge, outstanding professional skills, innovative spirit and personality specialty.