Founded in 1931 and considered as a key comprehensive university of Hubei Province in the central part of China, Hubei University now offers 58 undergraduate programs, 108 postgraduate programs and 9 doctoral programs, covering liberal arts, history, philosophy, science, engineering, economics, law, management, education and pharmacy, with 16,000 undergraduates, 2,900 postgraduates and 1000 teachers and scientific researchers on its main campus.
Hubei University is located in the City of Wuhan, the largest metropolis in central China, which is known, economically and culturally, not only as an important transportation hub and technological innovation base but also a tourist centre with an easy access to the world-famous scenic spots in the nearby regions, such as the Three Gorges on the Yangtze River, Wudang Mountains, Shenlongjia Forestry Zone, Lushan Mountains and Yellow Mountains.
The university boasts a campus covering a beautiful and peaceful area of more than 150 hectares, featured academically and culturally as an ideal place for the international students to stay and study comfortably and conveniently. Since 1960s, Hubei University has had its enrollment of international students from various countries. Now it has turned out to be one of the most appropriate choices to study in China among international students from all parts of the world.
The International School of Hubei University is a specialized institution in charge of the various kinds of international students' affairs including enrolment, registration, management, scholarships, Chinese language training, degree programs, and the services of accommodation. Currently it has international students from more than twenty different countries and regions, studying the Chinese language and other degree courses on the university's campus. Moreover, the provincial government scholarships, university scholarships and international student subsidies are annually awarded to those international students for their excellent performance in their language studies or the academic degree programs on the campus.
Hubei University welcomes international students from all over the world!