Xiamen University History
Xiamen University was the first university in China founded by a member of the overseas Chinese Diaspora In 1919. It is a public university in Xiamen, Fujian. In the 1970s, the institution's English name was changed to Xiamen University, the new English name for Amoy. It is identified as a Class A institution in the Double First Class University Plan, which is a national government initiative to educate a group of elite Chinese universities into "world-class" institutions by 2050.
Xiamen University Programs, Courses, and Schools
Xiamen University consists of 20 schools with 44 departments, along with 26 key research institutes such as School of Humanities, School of Foreign Languages & Culture, School of Journalism & Communication, Tan Kah Kee College, Xiamen Academy of International Law, School of Public Affairs, School of Economics, Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics, School of Management, School of Law etc.
Xiamen University Campuses
Xiamen University’s main campus is situated in the Siming District in southwestern Xiamen. It is located at the foothills of mountains, facing the ocean and surrounded by Xiamen's bay. It is a tourist attraction in Xiamen and a popular tourist destination. The main campus has a built area of 2.6 million square meters and its libraries hold 3.5 million volumes. The scope and level of its campus has high-speed information network and it is rated first among all universities in China.
Xiamen University Achievements and USP
Xiamen University in China provides XMU and CSC scholarships for the undergraduate, master degree and doctoral program for the international students. It is offered annually and students from international countries are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
Xiamen University Notable Alumni
Gregory Chow (economist), Chen Jingrun (mathematician), Lin Yutang (Chinese writer and inventor), Huang Wei (programmer).
Xiamen University Programs
Xiamen University Application Requirements
Xiamen University Deadlines
Bachelors: July 1
Masters: June 1
Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.
Xiamen University Rankings
422 Siming S Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China, 361005