Sanya Aviation and Tourism College(SATC) was established in 2005 and is located in Sanya, Hainan Province. The college covers an area of 597.3 acres and currently recruiting international students from 233 countries and regions across the world. The college has about 8,000 students, including more than 1,000 foreign students. Since its establishment, the college has achieved a series of credit by focusing on teaching. There are currently 5 prominent academic programs which have been recognized as national model major,modern apprenticeship pilot major of the Ministry of Education and national backbone major. In addition to this, college has 1 national authenticated high-quality online course, 2 provincial authenticated high-quality online courses, established national elite teacher training center for flight attendants, aviation safety officer training base of the Civil Aviation Administration of China, security personnel training base of Boao Asia Forum, and a national aircraft maintenance technology with Lufthansa Collaborative Innovation Center, China Civil Aviation Science Popularization Education Base, Hainan Provincial High-skilled Personnel Training Base, Hainan Provincial Navigation Science and Technology Museum, Hainan Provincial Research and Study Travel Base, Civil Aviation Transportation Provincial Featured Training Teaching Demonstration Center. The college has won 2 first prizes and second prizes for provincial teaching achievements, presided over the "Air Service Internship Standards ", "Civil Aviation Transportation Internship Standards" and other national-level topics.
2.Mission & Vision
Collaborating with HNA group, based in Sanya, serving Hainan, focusing on the industry, facing the whole country, and going to the world, the college adheres to the philosophy of "All for the quality of talents, serving employment", and is committed to making the college a base and model with distinctive characteristics and obvious advantages in the majors of tourism, aviation, navigation. The college aiming to establish a model for school-running by large national enterprise groups with domestic civil aviation industry base, maritime industry personnel training base, tourism, hotel industry, logistics industry and other modern training base of the service industry in Hainan Province, the host of HNA Group's HR training base.
There are 6 secondary colleges under the college, the School of Flight Services, the School of Civil Aviation Transportation, the School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, the School of Maritime Engineering, the School of International Tourism, and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. There are currently 33 enrollment majors and 2 national model majors (civil aviation transportation, air crew ), 2 modern apprenticeship pilot majors of the Ministry of Education (aircraft mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance, hotel management), 1 national backbone major (aircraft mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance), and 5 provincial-level characteristic backbone majors.
4.Hardware Facilities and Equipment
The college has built four training centers, including a comprehensive training center, a flight simulation training center, a flight attendance simulation training center, and a maritime training center. In accordance with the requirements of actual job skills training for airline maintenance and flight service, the school has introduced 7 training aircraft. The introduction of HNA Lufthansa technical training company equipment and facilities in the college meets the requirements of civil aviation CCAR-147 basic skills examination and has proved efficient to improve the college's professional level of aircraft mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance, it can also meet the training needs of industry practitioners and enhance the school's social service capabilities. In addition, the college has purchased more than 3,000 sets (units and pieces) of marine equipment worth more than RMB 5 million, including 360° full-view navigation simulators, and 300,000-ton tanker simulation turbine simulators. The two Yanuo sailing boats have supported more than 20 training rooms such as navigation training room, marine engineering training room, and water training room, which meet the high-quality teaching requirements of navigation technology and marine engineering technology.
The development and construction have been recognized by all sectors of society. State Councilor Liu Yandong, then Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress Li Jianguo and other national leaders, then Minister of Education Yuan Guiren, then Minister of Education Zhou Ji, then Vice Minister of Education Lu Xin, and then Director of Civil Aviation Administration of China Yang Yuanyuan and Chen Aiping, then deputy director of the State Maritime Safety Administration, visited the college. On February 9, 2012, the front page of China Education News published a long report on "Why graduates here are favored by enterprises-Sanya Aviation & Tourism College is close to industry enterprises to cultivate skilled talents", following the college's educational reform philosophy , Innovating the school-running mechanism and improving the quality of talent training, etc. were reported in detail. On December 3, 2015, the front page headline of "Civil Aviation News of China", an authoritative newspaper in the civil aviation industry in China, was titled "Industry-Education Integration School-Enterprise Cooperation-Sanya Aviation & Tourism College's Featured School Exploring New Road" and reported on the School-running characteristics and talent training results. On May 8, 2018, China Education News reported on the education of international students in our school. On October 15, 2018, "People's Daily" reported on our college's flight attendant talent class project.