Nanjing University, one of China’s key comprehensive universities under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Education, dates from 1902. Today’s NJU consists of three beautiful campuses, Gulou, Pukou, and Xianlin. As a top university in China, it boasts advanced teaching and research facilities. NJU provides excellent facilities for both teaching and research work. Its library, one of the largest of its kind in China, has a collection of over 4.654 million volumes. On campus, there are 127 institutes, 98 interdisciplinary research centers, and many other teaching and researching facilities such as the Analysis Center, the Network and Information Center, and the Educational Technology Center.
In addition to the excellence in teaching and research work, NJU is also known for its vigorous exchanges with the outside world. Starting from 1979, it has established academic links with more than 200 universities and research institutes in around 70 countries, and hosted over 120 international conferences. Nearly 2,500 faculty members have been abroad to pursue higher degrees or conduct research work, while over 1,800 international scholars have taught or lectured and more than 18,000 international students studied on NJU campus.
Located on the south bank of the Yangtze River, Nanjing, the capital of the Jiangsu Province, is a city rich in history that has a brilliant cultural heritage, and is a modern metropolis. For more information about Nanjing, please visit: http://www.travelchinaguide.com/cityguides/nanjing.htm.
Students can take Chinese language courses and Asian Studies courses while attending Nanjing University. For more information about the courses offered, please visit their website
. Students can also take courses from their course offerings in English
Nanjing offers a variety of on campus housing options which are furnished and include; telephone, TV, A/C, etc. More information about housing options can be found on the housing page
of their website.