Northwest Normal University, CHINA

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805 Eastern Anning Road,
Lanzhou,
Gansu Province
P.R.C.:    730070
0931-7971941
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 The Northwest Normal University is the first normal university in northwest China. Its predecessor is the National Beiping Academy which grew out of the Normal School of Beiping Teachers University, founded in 1902. After the incident on July 7, 1937(the breakout of the War of Resistance Against Japan), the Beiping Teachers University was forced to move to Chenggu in Shaanxi Province and renamed the National Northwest Teachers College, which began its preparation for moving to Lanzhou in 1944. Before 1958, it was directly under the l eadership of the Ministry of Education. It was subordinated to the Government of Gansu Province and renamed Gansu Normal University in November 1958. The name "Northwest Normal University" was adopted in 1988.

 

       Now it is the key university of Gansu Province. In 1985, with the support of the State Committee of Education, the Northwest Centre for Training Teachers of National Minorities was set up in the University. In 1987, the Centre for Training Tibetan Teachers was set up here. And then the Center for Training Teachers for Colleges and Universities in Gansu and the Centre for Training Educational Administrators in Policies, Laws and Regulations were set up in the University in succession. In Northwest Normal University there are 16 colleges. 35 departments, 34 research institutes and research center. The University is qualified to confer master's degrees in 42 fields, doctor's degree in 3 fields.

 

      Today, the University has 2,542 staff members, of whom 1,019 are teachers and scientific researchers (including 91 full professors, 268 associate professors and over 400 lecturers). 338 teachers have master or doctor degrees, including 44 with doctor degree. There are not only a number of well-known scholars and academic leaders, but young teachers emerging with remarkable ability in teaching and research. The University has an enrollment of some 6,400 undergraduates, more than 500 postgraduates and students overseas, and over 7,000 students of correspondence courses, the evening university and self-study. By 1998, over 70,000 students had graduated from the University, and 55,000of them were full-time undergraduates and special courses students.

 

      The University has been paying special attention to the basic theoretical studies as well as the applied researches and the development of practical technologies. A number of crucial scientific achievements have been won during the past few decades in the researches in educational study, ancient Chinese literature, Dunhuangology, the study of inscription on bamboo slips and wood tablets, the national history of northwestern China, the local history of northwestern China, collation of ancient books, analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, basic mathematics, physical geography and botany. The results of the researches have formed the superiority and peculiarity in its specialties, and produced a great influence on the academic circles both within and outside of China. The University has undertaken more than 500 scientific programs supported by the province, the ministry and the state in the past 20 years. Since the founding of the University, more than 600 research works, and over 6,000 research papers have been published, including over 700 papers published in some well-known academic publications at home and abroad, more than 640 scientific researches have been awarded prizes?three prizes for National Scientific and Technological Progress, and 62 prizes of the level of ministries and commissions, 9 prizes have been patented. In 1997, the University was ranked No. 44 among the universities in China, and No 6 among all the normal universities of China by the total number of published papers in the 3300 international authoritative journals.

 

      The University has 5 publications: "Journal of the Northwest Normal University" (including social sciences edition and natural sciences edition), "Studies in Audio-Visual Education", "The Silk Road Studies" and "Studies in the Teaching of Mathematics". In 1995, in terms of the papers reprinted by the other academic publications in China from "Journal of the Northwest Normal University" (social sciences edition), the University journal was ranked No. 22 among the journals of universities in China, consequently it was approved as one of the key Chinese journals of social sciences. "Studies in Audio-Visual Education" was selected as one of the key journals of all the educational journals in China, and ranked No 10 among the journals of the same kind. Besides, there are also 4 journals of restricted circulation.

 

      All the buildings on the campus have a floor space of 283,600 square meters, covering an area of 52 hectares. Now the University has 29 laboratories of different kinds, the total value of the instruments and equipment of which comes to 40,898,600 yuan. The library has a floor space of 9515 square meters and has a collection of 1.5 million volumes of books, and the number of its collection of books takes the 62nd place among all the universities in China. The library has 12 reading rooms of specialties with 1,300 seats. There are also reference rooms of specialties in every college and department. At present, the local area net (LAN) of the book information has been established and the world wide web (WWW) of the book information has been achieved.

 
      Since 1997, the University began to carry out the "Climbing Plan", consisting of the project for the characteristic subjects, the second stage in the project of teaching reform, the project of setting up the campus computer network, the project of developing campus culture and the project of the construction of basic facilities. For more than one year since the "Climbing Plan" was put into practice, every aspect of the University has had a full development, the ability in running university has been improved, the actual strength of it has been heightened, and the scale has been enlarged. Besides, the good university spirit-“being rigorous, realistic, open-minded and enterprising"-has been further enhanced. At present, in the light of the requirements that high education should fit in with the needs of the modernization drive and that the beneficial results of running university and the quality of education should be improved as much as possible, the University will continue to adhere to the educational policies of "emancipating the minds, changing the views, deepening the reform, laying a solid foundation and striving to turn the University into a first-rate normal university" so as to enter the 21st century with full wings and make more contributions to the development of the educational cause in Gansu Province and the northwestern national minority regions.


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