Faculty of Architecture and City Planning
Faculty of Architecture and City Planning(FACP) , Kunming University of Science and Technology was founded in July 2013, which was formerly known as Department of Architecture and Department of Urban and Rural Planning in Faculty of Civil Engineer and Mechanics. With a 30-yearschool-running history, the faculty is one of the earliest schools which started architecture education and is the only one which has passed the professional education assessment both on architecture and urban planning in Yunnan Province. FACP has been authorized to confer bachelor of Architecture and master’s degrees in urban planning and architecture.
Currently, FACP has three first-tier disciplines:
architecture, urban planning and landscape architecture, which has formed a
relatively complete discipline structure . Architecture is a national
characteristic specialty and the key subject of Yunnan province. FACP also has
two research institutes and one design institute, Institute of Green vernacular
buildings，Institute of living
environment and human settlements and Urban and rural planning and Design
Faculty of Architecture and City Planning currently has about 80 faculties and researchersincluding 67 teaching staff members among which there are 8 professors and 13 associate professors. FACP has nearly 600 undergraduate students and over 300 master students.
Foothold in Yunnan, serving the southwest, and yet with the national and Southeast Asia perspective, FACP takes scientific research onliving environment and human settlements as the guide to develop teaching staff, promote the discipline level and improve the teaching quality.
FACP put a high premium on to international education and academic collaboration. It has established sound relationship with nearly 10 architecture schools and departments, such as University of Waseda, University of Pavia, University of Huddersfield, University of Kitakyushu and etc.
With the responsibility of building harmonious and sustainable environments, FACP aims to be a world-class educational institution in urban planning, architecture and design. We willcarry forward our spiritual traditions, foster international and domestic cooperation, and help to create a bright future for southwest area and even the whole country.