Guangdong Ocean University Cunjin College (GOUCC), located in Zhanjiang, Guangdong Province, the southern most coastal city of Mainland China, is a full-time regular institution of higher education. The College was jointly founded by Guangdong Ocean University and Zhanjiang Cunjin Education Group in 1999, and approved as an independent college by Ministry of Education in 2006. In two-decade operation and education, the College has realized outstanding achievements, improved its reputation, and won several honorary titles, such as “Outstanding Contribution Award of Private Education in China”, “Chinese Culture Inheritance Base”, “Advanced Unit of “Education to Rural Area” Social Practice of College Students in Guangdong Province”, “Garden-style Unit of Zhanjiang”, etc.
The school is divided into Mazhang campus and Xinhu campus. The campus covers an area of about 2000 mu (about 133 hectare). At present, the total construction area of school building in two campuses reaches 690,000 square meters, including about 230,000 square meters for teaching and scientific research. Library collection of the College is more than 2.82 million copies (including e-books). The teaching instruments and facilities value more than RMB 106 million, and fixed assets value over RMB 1 billion. Besides, the College is equipped with 156 public and professional laboratories and 119 off-campus education practice bases.
At present, the school offers 41 undergraduate majors, involving 6 main departments including; Economics, Literature, Engineering, Agriculture, Management, and Arts. The number of students in the school is nearly 21,000. Since the establishment of GOUCC, more than 43,000 talents have been trained and graduated, making important contributions to national construction and social development.