College of Chinese & ASEAN Arts consists of School of Fine Arts and Design, School of Music and Dance, School of Film and Animation and International Department (for Chinese language education). There are more than 2400 full-time undergraduates, more than 200 postgraduates, and there were nearly 200 overseas students in the first batch. The College has seven undergraduate majors, including animation and visual communication design, which are qualified as Five-Star-Level majors (state-approved outstanding level of education) in China. The college is also qualified to grant master's degree in design, art, music performance, radio and television.
Inaugration ceremony of the College of Chinese & ASEAN Arts
The college has an outstanding faculty. Currently the college has more than 160 teaching staff, including more than 20 full-time professors, more than 30 associate professors, 5 specially invited researchers and associate researchers. Among the teaching staff, there are two experts enjoying the special allowance of the State Council, one actor at national firstlevel and one expert with outstanding contribution in Sichuan Province. The first president is Mr. Yu Junjian, the renowned singer once working in General Political Department Song-and-dance Troupe, and the former director of China Federation of Arts and literature Performing Arts Center.
More than 80 famous artists and art educators will act as faculty consultants, academic committees and guest professors, such as FengJicai, CaidanZhuoma, Wang Xiaotang, Wang Cizhao, BaiShuxiang, Feng Yuan, Liu Dawei, XuPeidong, Han Meilin, Pan Gongkai, Qu Cong, PengJixiang, Yin Xiumei, Zuo Qing and so on.
In recent years, the college has been taking more than 10 National Social Science Fund projects and National Social Science Art Fund projects, more than 20 projects at ministerial and provincial level, published thousands of papers (works) and articles (pieces), edited or composed more than 50 books and textbooks, and have been awarded more than 40 national and provincial prizes.