About Jinggangshan University
Jinggangshan University (JGSU) is a state-owned comprehensive university, endowed with joint key support by Chinese Ministry of Education and Jiangxi Provincial Government as well as partner assistance by famous Tongji University in Shanghai. The University is located in Ji’an, Jiangxi Province, and at the foot of Mount Jinggangshan-the famous cradle of Chinese revolution. More and more domestic and overseas guests and businessmen, attracted by its location advantage, natural resources and investment environment, are investing here.
JGSU covers an area of 420 acres with 4 well-equipped campuses, and building area of 584,000 square meters. You cannot fail to be inspired by our campus, which is rich in beauty, set in a leafy green site with a wealth of amenities and attractions. The university has a total value of over 1.3 billion teaching and research facilities. The university library has a collection of over 1,550,000 books, over 20 databases in Chinese and foreign languages and 370000 electronic books.
JGSU employs over 1000 teaching staff, of whom 125 are professors and 347 are associate professors. JGSU is authorized to grant bachelor and master degrees and recruit overseas students. There are over 17000 full-time students from China's 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, over 230 international students.
JGSU comprises 20 schools: School of Marxism, School of Politics & Law, School of Education, School of Humanities, School of Foreign Languages, School of Electronic Information & Engineering, School of Business, School of Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, School of Math & Physics, School of Architecture, School of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, School of Life Sciences, School of Nursing, School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, School of Art, School of Physical Education, School of Training, School of National Defense, School of Continuing Education.
JGSU is committed to meeting the needs of Chinese and overseas students by providing high quality instruction, solid academic atmosphere as well as global perspective. JGSU has established intercollegiate relationships with universities form USA, Russia, UK, Japan, Australia, Germany and France etc. There are ongoing coordinative programs with more universities abroad, which creates more opportunities to broaden students' horizons internationally.
JGSU is devoted to creating an academic experience that pushes the boundaries of knowledge. The experience at JGSU will help you to prepare for life as an active member of a global society, by providing opportunities for you to get involved in activities outside your academic program, including enriched cultural experience, diverse associations participation, volunteering, career skills development and leadership skills. A framework of support ensure that you feel happy, safe and at home in our beautiful campus while you are away from home, and to ensure that you will fulfill your ambitions here and build the foundations for a career of distinctions and a life of service.