Jilin Normal University, once called Siping Teachers College, founded in 1958, is a key university in Jilin province. It is located in Siping city. The university with spacious campus and elegant environment covers an area of nearly 1,000,000 square meters. Jilin Normal University serves as a main institution in providing higher education in Jilin province. A training center for provincial teachers at all levels has also been established. At present, there are 22 colleges, 2 teaching sections, 27 research units and 117 laboratories. There are 60 undergraduates programs in total and nearly 100 secondary discipline master's degree authorization centers. The library has 1.88 million volumes of books. The total student population is more than 33,000, and 18,563 of which are full time students. Jilin Normal University has a well qualified teacher team and enriched teaching resources. There are 1,537 faculty-members, among whom 547 are associate and full professors and there are 12 Ph.D. advisers as well.
Jilin Normal University is very active in developing foreign academic exchanges and has wide interschool cooperation. It has established cooperative relationship with universities and educational scientific research institutions in the United States, Russia, Korea, Australia and Great Britain etc. In 2006, JLNU was awarded by the Ministry of Education to accept foreign students of Chinese Government Scholarship eligibility.
Jilin Normal University welcomes all foreign students to study here. We can offer the majors and courses which fit your needs. Currently, over 300 students from America, Russia, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, Cuba, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Vietnam, Laos, Grenada, and Nigeria are studying here. The Institute of International Culture Exchange will provide the best services to meet their needs and to make their stay comfortable.
Jilin Normal University is very active in developing academic programs and exchange opportunities. Jilin Normal University has established relationships with universities in the United States, Russia, Japan, Korea, Australia, and Great Britain.
Mankind has entered into a new century. Peace and development, the two main themes of the modern world, offer possibilities and opportunities for the development of education. In its past glorious years, Jilin Normal University has contributed to the basic educational service and local economic construction. We look forward to the extensive development of educational resources, and hope to expand educational development space and seize opportunities in order to create a new and excellent university, which is distinctive, modern, open and full of vitality.