Xuchang University (XCU) is one of the oldest public university in Henan province. In 1907 Xuchang Teachers’ learning House was established. In 1911, it was changed into Xuchang Teachers’ School. During the Republic of China (1912-1949) it was called Henan Provincial Xuchang Teachers’ School. After the founding of new China, it had developed rapidly, and in 1958 it was approved to be Xuchang Teachers’ School. Later, it was revised to be Secondary Teachers’ School and in 1978 Xuchang Teachers’ College was founded. In 2002, it was approved to become a provincial University
Xuchang University offers more than 45 excellent undergraduate majors to more than 17,000 full-time students. Currently, there are one-year(or two years) Chinese Language Program, one-semester(or shorter) Chinese Language Program and four-year Program for International students studying on the XCU campus.
XCU welcome international students, and the richness in diversity that they bring to our campus. XCU’s campus in in Xuchang, Henan Province, a quite and safe midium-sized city located just about 80 kilometres from our provincial capital, Zhengzhou. With its Three Kingdoms’ culture and pleasant natural environment, Xuchang has been awarded the titles of “Excellent Tourism City” “Garden City” “Sanitary City” of the state-level. Xuchang is within two hours by car from the world-renowned Shaolin Temple and thelegendary Luoyang Longmen Caves.
The library of XCU is a major integrated database in our city. The collection of the library consists of1,400,000 volumes 226,000 digital books and over 1,800 titles of newspapers, magazines and journals in both Chinese and foreign languages. Sports facilities here are in perfect condition and standard plastic track, tennis court and other gymnasiums and stadiums are being built and perfected. Also, XCU has a team of teaching staff with high quality and reasonable structure. Among above 1000 staff members, more than 60 are professors, about 300 associate professors, 36 famous experts are hired as part-time professors or guest professors. Therefore International students are well-received here and excel academically, socially, athletically, and otherwise. You will find Xuchang University to be a warm, friendly and safe place to pursue your formal academic training and Chinese studying. You will be challenged and inspired, supported and encouraged in all you find here, from the classroom to campus life to lifelong friends to your own emerging self.
In summary, XCU is an excellent choice for international students. Please review the details of our university carefully and contact us. We look forward to seeing you on our campus.