Located in the centre of Xi’an city: owning a history of 3100 years and having been the ancient capital of 13 Chinese dynasties, Xi’an Polytechnic University enjoys a long history which can be traced back to 1912. As a national key university, the institution has now become a comprehensive university of engineering and science, specializing in textiles, apparel and art design, along with other subjects such as economics, mechanics, management, humanities and so forth.
Schools and Campus Facilities
Xi’an Polytechnic University is a large-scale and high-ranking university with 14 schools and 1 teaching departments, covering 63 undergraduate programs and 51 postgraduate programs, with about 20,000 students. The garden-like campus contributes to the university’s elegant environment, and the conveniently organized infrastructure creates a pleasant and civilized atmosphere.
Xi’an Polytechnic University attaches great importance to the students’ ability to solve practical problems, and tries to provide students with as many opportunities as possible to conduct real-life projects. On campus, Xi’an Polytechnic University is well-equipped with the very latest lab facilities, applied research centers and comprehensive multidisciplinary talent training bases. The university also has excellent links to both domestic and international institutes and enterprises. The staff are actively involved in applied projects, and are well-renowned in their fields. This expertise allows Xi’an Polytechnic University to deliver a lively and dynamic environment for students. After graduating and starting their professional careers, students recognize the rewards and benefits of studying at Xi’an Polytechnic University.
International Cooperation and Exchange
Xi’an Polytechnic University is always open to international friends. Fundamental friendship and long-standing cooperation with over 60 universities and organizations abroad have been established for decades. More than 300 students are currently studying or have finished their dual degree study at Xi’an Polytechnic University and partner universities in the U.S.A. and U.K. More than 500 selected faculty members and students have visited partner universities and more than 400 foreign students have studied at Xi’an Polytechnic University. Frequent official exchange visits strengthen the understanding and communication between Xi’an Polytechnic University and our partner universities and organizations. Each year we have scores of visiting professors from abroad that teach, deliver lectures or conduct research programs. This extensive network with overseas partner universities and organizations, plus the multi-cultural atmosphere appealing to friends of all nations, contributes to our vision to become a global university. Globalization is incorporated in every aspect of the university giving our staff and students a truly international dimension.