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Huazhong Agricultural University

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Located in Wuhan,  the biggest city and transportation hub of Central China, Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU) is a national key university of “Project 211”* directly under the Ministry of Education, with a history tracing back to Hubei Farming School founded in 1898 by Zhang Zhidong, governor of Hubei and Guangdong Province. The university was ranked 11th in the nation among the 69 MOE universities in the latest Performance Appraisal.

Covering an area of 495 hectares, the campus contains well-spaced teaching blocks and lab buildings and is surrounded on three sides by clear lakes and backed by green hills, making it an ideal place for teaching and research.

HZAU consists of 17 colleges and departments. Featuring life science, HZAU also gives much emphasis on the rational disciplinary construction of agriculture, sciences, engineering, arts, law, economics, and management. There are 8 national key disciplines, 1 in-developing national key discipline, 36 ministerial and provincial key disciplines, and 2 national talents training bases. HZAU offers bachelor’s,master’s and doctoral degree programs, among which there are 54 undergraduate specialties, 98 master specialties, 61 doctoral specialties. In addition, 13post-doctoral stations has been established. HZAU is also piloting the National Project of International Postgraduates Training by High Level Experts

There are 703 professors and associate professors , of whom 327 are  doctoral supervisors, 5 academicians of the Chinese Academies of Sciences and Engineering, 2 academicians of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World, 1 foreign associate of U.S. National Academy of Sciences, 7 distinguished professors of "Cheung Kong Scholars Program", 5 chief scientists of National Project 973, 6 members of Discipline Evaluation Panel of the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council,13 winners of National Outstanding Youth Science Foundation Award, 4 have won the title Prominent Teacher of China. Besides, there are 20 outstanding scientific and technological innovation teams of national, ministerial and provincial level.

Significant results have been achieved in the fields of hybrid rapeseeds, green super rice, lean swine, animal vaccines, high-quality citrus, potato micro tuber, and transgenic cotton. HZAU is the only higher education institution which has obtained the title of Advanced Unit in the Implementation of the National Program "863". HZAU has constructed 32 national top-quality courses, and the annual employment rate of college graduates has been kept at above 94% for the past few years, taking the leading position among the national colleges and universities above 30% of the graduates has entered into postgraduate schools for further study right after graduation. HZAU has produced alumni distinguished in their respective fields. Among them are academicians of the two Academies, senior government officials, well-known entrepreneurs.

HZAU has established exchange and cooperation relationships with over 150 institutions of 40 countries and regions such as the United States, Canada, Russia, Sweden, Britain and France, built up joint training programs with many foreign universities. In addition, there are 20 international foundations and organizations that have developed cooperation programs with HZAU.


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