Jiangnan University

Known as “the pearl of China ’s higher education in light industry”, Jiangnan University has launched a new journey toward the strategic objective of “building itself into a research-driven university with distinctive characteristics”, abiding by the motto of “learning and practice to perfection”.

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About

History

Jiangnan University’s roots stretch back to 1902 when its predecessor, San Jiang Normal School, began its first term. In 1958, Jiangnan University began its independent existence as Wuxi Institute of Light Industry, which later merged with two other colleges in 2001, and was renamed as Jiangnan University by the Ministry of Education. 

Education

The university, with the area of 208 hectares, consists of 18 schools and is the home to 3,343 staff and faculty members, 20,153 full-time undergraduates, 8,940 postgraduates and 1,285 international students.

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2022
401 100
2021
501
2020
501
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2023
1001
2022
-
2021
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World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2023
1001
2022
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2021
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QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2023
598 49
2022
647
2021
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Library services

The library building, located on the central axis of the new campus, was put into use in 2007. With a floor space of 52217 m2, a holding capacity of 2,700,000 books and 4,000 reading room seats, it is one of the largest libraries among higher institutions of Jiangsu Province.

Student Life

Campus life

Locations-Jiangnan University. Jiangnan University (JU) is located in the city of Wuxi, 2 hours' drive from Shanghai in the east and Nanjing in the west. With a civilization of over 6,000 to 7,000 years, Wuxi was built 3,000 years ago and is one of the earliest cities in Jiangsu Province.

Student clubs

North Campus

  • Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Courts
  • Swimming Pool
  • Volleyball Courts
  • Ground Track and Feilds
  • Soccer Fields
  • Gym
South Campus
  • Basketball Courts
  • Snooker/Ping-pong Room for International Students
  • Facilities at Intemational Students' Building

Wuxi, Jiangsu Sheng, China

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