After years of construction and development, the Marxism College of Chongqing Normal University, which has a long history and profound foundation, has become an important position being listed as first class in western China for teaching, research, publicity and talent training of Marxism theory. The Marxism College has been approved as the Key Marxist Institute of Chongqing and the High Quality Construction Unit supported by the Propaganda Department of Chongqing Municipal Party Committee.
The Marxism College has a first-level postdoctoral research station in Marxist theory, offers a first-level master's degree program in Marxist theory and a first-level master's degree in philosophy, owns 9 provincial-level scientific research bases, 2 provincial-level high-end think tanks, 3 provincial-level excellent teaching teams, 1 provincial-level philosophy and social science innovation team, and 1 provincial-level ideological and political master's studio. Marxist theory is a key discipline in the "14th Five-Year Plan" of Chongqing. The undergraduate program of Ideological and Political Education (Normal) is a state-level first-class undergraduate program and has passed the second-level certification from the Ministry of Education. “‘Three-entry’ Innovation Research In the Construction of New Liberal Arts about Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era ” was approved as the first batch of new liberal arts research and reform practice projects of the Ministry of Education.
The faculty of the college includes 56 doctoral and master supervisors,, 1 leading talent in philosophy and social sciences of the national "10,000 people plan", 1 national cultural master and "four batches" theoretical talent, 1 pacesetter in the teaching of ideological and political theory courses in colleges and universities, 1 candidate nominated for excellent ideological and political theory courses in colleges and universities, 1 person nominated for the annual figure of national college counselors, 2 members of the Teaching Guidance Committee for Ideological and Political Courses in Colleges and Universities of the Ministry of Education, and 1 special prize winner and 1 second prize winner for ideological and political theory courses in colleges and universities nationwide. In recent years, the college has been approved 20 projects of the National Social Science Fund (2 key projects), 55 provincial and ministerial projects (6 major projects), published more than 100 CSSCI high-level papers, won 1 second prize of Outstanding Achievement in Humanities and Social Sciences of the Ministry of Education, and gained 3 first prizes, 5 second prizes and 5 third prizes of Chongqing Social Science Outstanding Achievement Award. High-end conferences such as "The Education Rule and Development Prospect of Ideological and Political Education in Colleges and Universities in the New Era" and "Forum on Leading Social Ideological Trends in the New Era" have been held successively.
"Construction and Practice of Evaluation System for College Students' Ideological and Political Education Work Oriented to National Needs" won the second prize of National Teaching Achievements, and the practical teaching reform and innovation of "three-dimensional, five-step, five-classroom" were selected as the excellent work case in ideological and political theory course construction of the Ministry of Education in 2017 and the "Merit-based Promotion Plan of the Ideological and Political Course Teaching Method Reform Project" of the Ministry of Education in 2019; The major of ideological and political education ranked first in the evaluation of professional competitiveness of colleges and universities among the six similar majors in Chongqing.
The college has cultivated more than 3000 master students and undergraduates, and has been awarded as national advanced class once. Among the graduates, there are leading talents in philosophy and social sciences of the national "10,000 people plan", national outstanding teachers, and winners of the "National May Day Labor Medal".
The Marxism College of Chongqing Normal University will continue to closely follow the major strategic needs of the country, take it as its own duty to cultivate young talents with firm ideals and beliefs, profound feelings for the home and the country, strong abilities and outstanding comprehensive qualities, and make greater contributions to building a modern and powerful socialist country and realizing the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.