General Information of Ningbo University
Ningbo University, located in Ningbo City, is a comprehensive teaching and research university, comprehensive strength ranks of the top 100 universities in China. It has 11 disciplines, such as economics, law, education, literature, history, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management, and art, with 25 colleges, 10 university-level research institutions, and 3 directly affiliated hospitals. According to the ESI, six disciplines, including engineering, clinical medicine, chemistry, material science, animal and plant science, and agricultural science, are among the top 1% to the world's academic institutions. It has 7 provincial first-class A disciplines and 6 provincial first-class B disciplines. At present, there are 9 doctoral degree authorization points in first-level disciplines, 3 post-doctoral research mobile stations, 31 master's degree authorization points in first-level disciplines, 25 authorization categories of master's professional degrees, and 60 undergraduate enrollment majors. It has the right to recommend exemption from examination, the qualification to recruit students from Chinese government scholarships, and students from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. There are 16,856 full-time undergraduates, 8,501 graduate students of various types, 2,007 international students (including 1,739 graduates), and 14,416 students with higher degree continuing education. There are 3017 staff (including 2023 with teaching and scientific researchers), including 504 with senior titles, 849 with deputy senior titles and 1521 with doctoral degrees.
International Exchange and Cooperation
The university vigorously promotes international cooperation in running schools. The school has established cooperative and exchange relations with more than 170 foreign universities and research institutions and has vigorously promoted the internationalization of teachers and courses. There has been a Sino-foreign cooperative college institution (Joint College of fever University, Ningbo University) and 4 Sino-foreign cooperative college projects (Sino-French Clinical Medicine Program, Sino-Australian MBA Project, Sino-American Actuarial Undergraduate Program, and Sino-Canada Humber Project). There is the Confucius Institute of Northern Light, Iceland, and the Confucius Institute of Tamataf University in Madagascar. In recent years, the number of students who go overseas for exchange and study has increased significantly, and the number of international students studying in China ranks first in provincial universities. The university ranked 69th in the "2019 University International Rankings" released by Southwest Jiaotong University, and in the top 100 international students in the 2020 Chinese universities released by the "Soft Science", it ranked 13th in China, ranking top in Zhejiang Province.
Scholarship in Ningbo University
The international student enrollment projects of Ningbo University are as follows: academic programs (undergraduate, master, doctoral student), covering 10 disciplines of economics, law, teaching, culture, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management and art; advanced student programs (general students, advanced students, Confucius Institute Scholarship), and non-academic Chinese language training programs. Ningbo University provides various kinds of scholarships for international students, including Chinese government scholarships (national bilateral projects, university independent enrollment projects, etc.), Confucius Institute Scholarship, Zhejiang Provincial Government Scholarship, Ningbo Municipal Government Scholarship, Ningbo University Scholarship and other special scholarships. In the 2019-2020 academic year, Ningbo University has 20 undergraduate majors and 28 graduate-level majors (including joint training programs) to recruit overseas students. In addition, the university has also set up non-academic Chinese training programs.