In 1927, NationalSoutheastUniversity, HehaiEngineeringUniversity, and other six national schools of professional college lever or above, integrated into the FourthZhongshanUniversity. It was renamedJiangsuUniversity, then NationalZhongyangUniversity, and evolved into NationalNanjingUniversity, which turned out to be NajingUniversity in 1950. The other source of NanjingNormalUniversity is HuiwenAcademy established in 1888. In 1910, HuiwenAcademy andHongyuAcademy merged into PrivateJinlingUniversity. In 1951, PrivateJinlingUniversityand Private Jinling Women Arts and ScienceCollege, which was established in 1913 and renamed JinglingWomenUniversity in 1914, integrated to NationalJinlingUniversity.
When the national adjustment of higher education took place in 1952, based on the normal school of Nanjing University, the educational department and the children well-being department of Jinling University, as well as other relative departments and colleges, such as the nursery specialty of Shanghai Zhendan University, the children well-being group of the social well-being department in Guangzhou Lingnan University and the science class of Nanjing Normal School integrated into Nanjing Normal College, which was set up on the former site of the Jinling Women Arts and Science College. In January 1984, it was namedNanjingNormalUniversity, and entered the national construction of key universities under the 211 project. In March 2000, NanjingDynamicsHigherProfessionalCollege merged into the university. At present, NanjingNormalUniversity has been striving to set up a comprehensive university well-known for the educational and scientific research.