As one of the “Project 211” universities, North China Electric Power University (NCEPU) is a national key university under the direct jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education (MOE). The main campus is located in Beijing, and it has a sub-campus in Baoding. There are about 3,000 faculty and staff, 20,000 full-time undergraduates, and 7,000 postgraduates. Covering 1600 mu, the gross floor area of the university is about one million square meters.
NCEPU has undertaken the historical mission to develop high-quality talents for national energy and power industry and promote science and technology progress for more than half a century. Upon the entry of the new century, the university has implemented the guideline to base the university on disciplinary programs, make use of talents to enhance the university, depend on scientific research to promote the university, and achieve characteristic development. Besides, it has grasped the opportunity, accelerated the development, and realized leap development.
NCEPU has 10 schools, including Electrical and Electronic Engineering School, Energy Power and Mechanical Engineering School, Control and Computer Engineering School, Economics and Management School, Environmental Science and Engineering School, Renewable Energy School, Nuclear Science and Engineering School, Mathematics and Physics School, Humanities and Social Sciences School, and Foreign Language School, totally 58 undergraduate majors. The university has two national key subjects (Power System and Automation, and Thermal Power Engineering), 23 provincial key subjects, five centers for post-doctoral studies, 5 fist-level disciplines and 30 second-level disciplines authorized to offer Ph.D. Degree, and 23 first-level disciplines and 123 second-level disciplines authorized to offer Master Degree. Besides, the university has the right to confer Mater of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Engineering. All of these make NCEPU develop complete education system of undergraduate, graduate, and doctor.