In recent years, 2 teaching achievements won state-level outstanding prize, 19 teaching achievements won province and ministry-level outstanding prizes, 4 courses were chosen as state-level elaborate courses, 75 courses were chosen as province and ministry level elaborate and outstanding courses. Student delegations of the university have won 65 the State level first prizes and second prizes in National Graduate Students Mathematics Pattern Contests, National College Students Mathematics Pattern Contests and National College Students Electronic Design Contests. Students majored in Fashion Design and Performance have made great achievements in all kinds of national and international contests, and once won for many times the highest prizes in the fashion designing, fashion show, and model contests. The University Dragon Boat Team won more than 20 gold awards in national and international dragon boat contests.
In recent years, the university has undertaken 197 vertical state, province and ministry level scientific research projects, 951 lateral scientific research projects and total scientific research funds is 366,988,300 Yuan RMB, and annual funds is 73,976,600 Yuan RMB. The university has won 1 Second level National Science and Technology Progress Award; 27 province and ministry level science and technology progress awards, and 48 patents of invention
The personnel cultivation system of laying stress on the characteristics of “Yi Shi Liang Chuang” (Ability of Practice, Sense of Creativeness and Spirit of Doing Pioneering Work) has taken shape during its long-term educational development and teaching practice. The education philosophy of “having pursuit, having persistence, having characteristics” has become our NEDU endeavor in the process of educational practice for more than 60 years. NEDU recruits students directly from 30 provinces, municipalities, autonomous region, and the University has won wide praise from the society. Graduates with their solid theory, earnest and diligent style, and courage to overcome hardships and better comprehensive capability have won wide welcome from employers all over the country. The employment rate is steady over 90%. Since the founding of the university, more than 60,000 personnel with various professional skills have been trained and sent to all walks of the life in the country. Many graduates have become famous experts, scholars, and heads of large and medium scale state-owned enterprises and well-know personalities.
The university has actively conducted academic exchange and cooperation with related colleges and universities or scientific research institutions in the United States, Japan, the United Kingdom, Russia, Republic of Korea, Germany, Ukraine, Canada, and Bulgaria. Since 1998, the university started to enroll foreign students in all subjects. In 2001, approved by the Office of Academic Degree of the State Council, the university began an undergraduate degree program of two majors—Business Management and Business Information System jointly operated with Utah State University.
Looking forward to the future, with full confidence, the whole staff of Northeast Dianli University is making great efforts to develop the school into a high level university well-known in the country, of the first class level in the province and with its own distinctive characteristics.