Hunan University, is situated at the foot of the picturesque Yuelu Mountain and on the west bank of the rippling Xiangjiang River in the historically and culturally renowned City of Changsha, capital of Hunan Province. It enjoys the title of an "Ancient Millenarian Academy, Famous Centennial University". As one of the key and most comprehensive universities affiliated with the Ministry of Education, it has been included in the state's "Project 211" and "Project 985" for priority investment and construction.
HNU academic exchanges with over 160 universities and research institutes across the world, and enrolled overseas students from over 108 countries and regions, as well as Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau. It established internship bases worldwide. More than 2,000 HNU students went to partner universities around the world for study tours and joint educational programs. Confucius Institutes have been established in U.S.A, Canada, and South Korea.
Millennial HNU will keep inheriting and promoting the time-honored educational and cultural traditions of Yuelu Academy; follow modern higher education rules; make breakthroughs in key areas and improvements in an all-round way; enhance reform and innovation; highlight distinctive characteristics, in a bid to build a world-class university, and contribute to realizing the Chinese dream of great national rejuvenation.
Ranking: 32th in China and 338th in the world (2020 USNews)