Chongqing University (CQU) is a key national university in China, directly under the State Ministry of Education, it is also one of the "211 Project and 985 Project” universities. CQU is located in Shapingba District, a cultural and educational center in the city of Chongqing.
In FAUP there are currently 3 undergraduate programs, (Architecture, Urban planning, and Landscape Architecture), 4 professional master degree program(Architecture, Urban planning, Landscape Architecture, Architecture and Civil Engineering ). At present, FAUP has 3 first class discipline doctoral degree programs and post-doctoral research center (architecture, urban planning and landscape architecture), 15 second class doctoral degree programs, 16 master programs, 1 national key discipline (urban planning including landscape architecture), 3 first class key discipline of Chongqing Municipality (architecture, urban planning and landscape architecture).
Scientific Research Platform
FAUP currently has 11 scientific research platforms as follows:
National education demonstration center
key laboratory of the Ministry of Education of “Mountainous City and Town Construction and New Technology”
Mountainous Area Regional and Ecological Planning Research Center of China Academy of Sciences and Ministry of Housing and Urban-rural Development
key laboratory of the Ministry of Housing and Urban-rural Development and Chongqing Municipality of “Building Technology”
2011“Mountainous City and Town Disaster Reduction and Security” collaborative innovation center of Chongqing Municipality
Architecture popularization education base of Chongqing Municipality of “Architecture Experimental Education Demonstration Center”
Innovation platform of “Mountainous Area Urban Construction and New Technology” for “985 Project”
“Mountainous Area Urban Planning and Science ” key construction discipline of the “211 Project”
Chongqing University Planning & Design Institute Co., Ltd. (national A-grade)
Chongqing University Architecture Design Research Institute Co., Ltd. (national A-grade)
Chongqing Municipality engineering laboratory of Mountainous Human Settlements Environmental Engineering and Comprehensive Technology