Introduction to University
Wuhan University is a key university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China. It is located in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, and known as "the thoroughfare leading to nine provinces".
The University dates back to Ziqiang Institute, which was founded in 1893 by Zhang Zhidong, governor of Hubei and Hunan Provinces in late Qing Dynasty after the Qing Government approved his memorial to the throne. Later, its name changed for several times before it was named National Wuhan University in July 1928. With the approval of the State Council of China, new Wuhan University was founded on August 2nd, 2000 with amalgamation of four first-rate universities original Wuhan University, Wuhan University of Hydraulic and Electrical Engineering, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, and Hubei Medical University. Wuhan University had a glorious innovative tradition and enjoyed a very high academic prestige.
The university features spectacular natural surroundings with the scenic Luojia Hill in it and the beautiful East Lake by its side. Its 346 hectares campus is wooded and green, and has fragrant flowers everywhere all the year round. The buildings are in special architectural styles, magnificent and mansion looking. Therefore, Wuhan University is acknowledged as one of the most beautiful universities in the world.
At present, Wuhan University has 35 schools in 6 faculties and 3 A-Level Grade Ⅲ affiliated hospitals, covering 12 areas, namely philosophy, Economics, Law, Education, Literature, History, Sciences, Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, Management and Art, with 122 bachelor degree program, 342 master degree program, 248 doctoral degree programs, and 42 post-doctoral stations.
The teaching staff consists of more than 3,700 teachers, including 2,700 or so professors and associate professors, 9 academicians of Chinese Academy of sciences, 8 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 3 academicians of the international Eurasian Academy of Sciences, 10 well-known senior scholars of arts and social sciences, and 22 lead scientists of the National 973 Project.
It has 5 state-level key laboratories, 2 national research centers of engineering, 7 national research centers for humanities and social sciences, 10 national bases for basic science talent development, 1 national education base for cultural development of university students.
During the last ten years the university has established relations of academic cooperation and exchanges with over 415 universities, colleges and scientific research institutions in more than 45 countries and regions.
|Year of Establishment||:||1893|
|Current President/Principal||:||Dou Xiankang|
|Number of Students||:||58720|
|Number of Teaching Resources||:||3700|
|Facilities||:||5 state-level key laboratories, 2 national research centers of engineering, 7 national research centers for humanities and social sciences, 10 national bases for basic science talent development, 1 national education base for cultural development of university students.|
|Student Welfare||:||lectures, reports, Luojia Autumn Arts Festival, Luojia International Autumn Cultural and Arts Festival, Luojia Student Society International Exchange Camp, Cultural Activities, Cherry Flower Poem Competition, Cherry Flower Writing Competition and Luojia Theatre|
Project 985, Project 211, “Double First-Class” University Project
Century-old Famous University; Most Beautiful in Central China
If you have senior high school graduation certificate and obtain one of the following diplomas, you can submit your application.
- LEVEL certificate
Tuition Fee 20,000 RMB to 50,000 RMB
Accommodation Fee 1,4000 RMB to 2,8000 RMB/YEAR
Part-time Job offered by the University Some
Insurance Fee 800 RMB
Application Fee 800 RMB
Type of Scholarship Excellent Students Scholarship
Applicants Degree students who have studied in WHU for at least a year
How to Apply Apply directly through School of International Education, Wuhan University
Scholarship In cash
Wuhan University Chinese Government Scholarship Bilateral Program ( Agency number: 10486), for more details, please visit http://admission.whu.edu.cn; Wuhan University Regular Students Scholarship( All self-supported foreign students can apply for this type of scholarship in each April.)
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