Northeastern University

About This Partner

Northeastern University (NEU) is one of the national key universities under the direct administration of the Ministry of Education. It is situated in Shenyang, the central city of Northeastern China, covering an area of 2,530,000 square meters, in which the construction area amounts to 1,370,000 square meters.  Founded in April 1923, NEU is one of the prestigious universities in China, boasting its rich cultural deposit and glorious patriotic tradition. NEU is designated as the national key university of the “211 Project” and “985 Project”, jointly run by the Ministry of Education, Liaoning Province and Shenyang City.

NEU has 66 undergraduate programs, 15 of which are national characteristic specialties. 189 programs are entitled to the conferment of master’s degrees (with another 10 professional degree conferring entitlements) and 108 programs are entitled to the conferment of doctoral degrees. In addition, it has 17 post-doctoral research stations. NEU has 3 national key primary disciplines, 4 national key secondary disciplines and 1 national key (cultivating) discipline, which cover 16 secondary disciplines in total.

Northeastern University is a member of the AC21 (Academic Consortium of 21st Century).


Memorandum of Understanding

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Northeastern University, Heping, Shenyang, Liaoning, China