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Nankai University

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A key multidisciplinary and research-oriented university directly under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education, Nankai University,located in Tianjin on the border of the sea of Bohai, is also the alma mater of the beloved late Premier Zhou Enlai. Nankai University was founded in 1919 by the famous patriotic educators, Mr. Zhang Boling and Mr. Yan Xiu. During the Anti-Japanese war (1937-1945), Nankai University, Peking University (Beijng University) and Tsinghua University (Qinghua University) united in Kunming to form the renowned Southwest Associated University. It was compared to be "The North Star of Higher Learning". In accordance with its motto of "dedication to the public interests, acquisition of all-round capability and aspiration for daily progress" and the tradition of “patriotism, conscientiousness, innovation and agreeableness”, the University has produced batches of prominent talents such as late Premier Zhou Enlai, Dr. Shiing -shen Chern, Dr. Ta-you Wu and playwright Cao Yu. On December 25th, 2000 the State Ministry of Education signed an agreement with Tianjin Municipal Government on jointly establishing and developing Nankai University. Since then, Nankai University has been listed among universities for priority development in the 21st century. Nankai University now occupies an area of 2,102,000 m² with a floor space up to 1,242,000 m². The total collection of the University library reaches 3,822,000 volumes and 30TB e-books. Besides its main campus located in Balitai, Nankai University also has campuses in Yingshui Road, College of Tourism and Science ,TEDA College in Tianjin Economic Development Supported by the state Ministry of Education, the campus in Jinnan is under construction now. On the principle of "independent school-running and close cooperation", Nankai University does not hesitate to seek after cooperation with Tianjin University.

Country China
School name Nankai University
City Tianjin
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
Business School
College of Chinese Language and Culture
College of Chemistry
School of Economics
College of Environmental Science and Engineering
College of Foreign Languages
College of History
College of Ideological and Cultural Education
College of Information Technical Science
School of Literature
Law School
School of Mathematical Sciences
School of Medicine
Deparment of Philosophy
Institute of Physics
College of Software
TEDA College
Zhou Enlai School of Government
Faculty
(Graduate)
Business School
College of Chinese Language and Culture
College of Chemistry
School of Economics
College of Environmental Science and Engineering
College of Foreign Languages
College of History
College of Ideological and Cultural Education
College of Information Technical Science
School of Literature
Law School
School of Mathematical Sciences
School of Medicine
Deparment of Philosophy
Institute of Physics
College of Software
TEDA College
Zhou Enlai School of Government
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment National
Language used in the class Chinese, English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1919
The number of students (Undergraduate) 12,749
The number of students (Graduate) 11,176
Test required for admission University's test
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students 1,048
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 401-500
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 363
THE Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
Address 94 Weijin Road Tianjin, P.R.China 300071
Link to official website http://old.nankai.edu.cn/english/
Link to contact website http://mail.nankai.edu.cn/