Adult education began in 1982 in HNIE, and the training department was set up in 1989 and it became the School of Continuing Education in 2004.
To meet the demands of society, this school has developed into a multilayered training structure and formed its own distinctive features. It emphasizes on the practical training and the exploration of efficient studying methods for adults.
The school has a faculty of 12 teachers, including 6 professors and associate professors and 9 with master or doctor degrees.
The school offers study programs at 2 levels:
1. Undergraduate programs for students upgraded from senior middle school and junior college to university:civil engineering, textiles engineering, materials and chemical engineering, environment engineering, fashion design and engineering, mechanical engineering, surveying and mapping engineering, marketing management, arts design and so on.
2. Three-year programs for students upgraded from senior middle school to junior college in 31 specialities.