Wuhan University is a key comprehensive university directly under the Ministry of Education, it is a key construction university of the national "985 Project" and "211 Project", and it is one of the first "double first-class" construction universities.The comprehensive strength and core competitiveness of the school are constantly improved.In 2020, the school was ranked 199th in the Soft Science World University Academic Rankings (ARWU), 246th in the QS, and 351-400 in the Thames Higher Education (THE) world university rankings.
Wuhan University is surrounded by East Lake water, with Luojia Mountain, with a beautiful campus environment and picturesque scenery. It is known as "the most beautiful university in China".The school has a complete range of disciplines, strong comprehensive and obvious characteristics, covering 12 disciplines such as philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, science, industry, agriculture, medicine, management and art.The university has 34 colleges (departments) of the Ministry of Humanities, Social Science, Science, Engineering, Information Science and Medicine.
The remarkable achievements in high-level education have won a wide international reputation, and international exchanges and cooperation are increasingly frequent. The school has established cooperative relations with 310 universities and scientific research institutions in 53 countries and regions.The school also offers a variety of scholarships, including Chinese government scholarships.