Anhui University, the only key comprehensive provincial institution, is located
in Hefei, the beautiful capital city of Anhui Province. Founded in 1928 in Anqing
and moved to Hefei in 1958, Anhui University is now a developing higher institution
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Anhui University covers an area of about 207 hectares. Its library has a collection
of more than 3.2 million books and over 7,000 Chinese and foreign periodicals,
and it is equipped with a campus computer network. With beautiful scenery, the
environment of the campus is very fine.
Anhui University consists of 26 schools, 84 undergraduate specialties, 148
master degree programs, 48 Ph.D. programs, and 8 Postdoctoral Research
Stations. The University has a teaching staff of 2600, among which more than 900
are professors or associate professors. The student population totals more than
27000, among whom 21400 are undergraduate students and 6000 are post-
The university attaches great importance to the international exchange and
cooperation. Now, it has entered into agreements with 103 overseas institutions.
It began to accept foreign students in 1980.
At present, students from more than 50 countries are studying in Anhui Univer
sity. International students are warmly welcomed to study and conduct research at