Introduction to Henan University
Henan University (河南大学, website) is located in the historical and cultural city of Kaifeng, the ancient capital of the Eight Dynasties. This was once the home of the Henan Gongyuan. The last two national trials in 1903 and 1904 were held here, and the imperial examination system of the last millennium ended here. In 1912, a group of Henan sages represented by Lin Boxiang founded Henan Preparatory School for Studying in Europe and America in the dawn of the victory of the European Wind and the Revolution of 1911, which became one of the three major overseas training bases in China. After going through the stages of Zhongzhou University, National Sun Yat-sen University, and Provincial Henan University, it was changed to National Henan University in 1942, becoming a comprehensive university with 6 colleges of liberal arts, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, and law. One of the national universities with strong strength and reputation at home and abroad. After the founding of the People’s Republic of China, after the adjustment of the Faculty, the Agricultural College, Medical College, and School of Administration of Henan University were independently set up as Henan Agricultural College, Henan Medical College, and Henan Administration College. University of Political Science and Law and other universities, the school’s headquarters was renamed Henan Normal University. Later, through the Kaifeng Teachers College, Henan Normal University and other stages, the name of Henan University was restored in 1984. On October 17, 2008, the Henan Provincial People’s Government and the Ministry of Education signed a co-construction agreement, and Henan University officially entered the ranks of the Provincial and Ministry of Co-construction Universities. In September 2016, the school was selected into the national “111 plan”. In September 2017, it was selected into the list of “double first-class” construction universities.
The construction of Henan University has entered a period of rapid development. By strengthening discipline construction, cultivating and introducing high-level talents, expanding enrollment, building new campuses, etc., it is improving the level of running schools, the quality of education, the academic level, and expanding the scale of development, running space Opening up and other aspects have achieved leapfrog development and achieved historic breakthroughs. It has become a discipline with 12 disciplines including literature, history, philosophy, economics, management, law, science, engineering, medicine, agriculture, education, and art. The comprehensive university has established friendly and cooperative relations with more than 120 universities in more than 40 countries and regions, and is a member of the World University Federation and the Asia-Pacific University Federation. Henan University currently has a Faculty of Arts, School of History and Culture, College of Educational Science (Faculty of Teacher Education), School of Philosophy and Public Management, School of Marxism, School of Law, School of Economics, Business School, School of Journalism and Communication, Cultural Industry and Tourism Management College, College of Mathematics and Statistics, College of Physics and Electronics, College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, College of Materials, College of Computer and Information Engineering, College of Software, College of Environment and Planning, College of Life Science, College of Civil Engineering and Architecture, College of Foreign Languages, College of Physical Education (Sports Committee Office) School of Wushu, School of Music, School of Fine Arts, School of Public Art Teaching and Research, Medical College, Basic Medical College, Clinical Medical College (Henan Provincial People’s Hospital, Huaihe Hospital, First Affiliated Hospital), College of Pharmacy, College of Nursing and Health, Stomatology School, International Education College, Eurasian International College, Miami College, International Chinese Academy, University of Foreign Languages and Research, Minsheng College, Distance and Continuing Education College, 98 undergraduate majors, 43 master’s degree authorized first-level disciplines, 24 master’s degree majors Degree authorization categories, 20 PhD degrees Disciplines, 19 post-doctoral research station.
Henan University currently has more than 4,300 faculty members, including 14 full-time and part-time academicians, and 1,700 senior and deputy senior titles. There are 50,000 full-time students, including nearly 10,000 graduate students and more than 700 foreign students. The school has the State Key Laboratory of Cotton Biology, the State Key Laboratory of Crop Adversity Adaptation and Improvement, the National and Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Nano Hybrid Material Application Technology, the National and Local Joint Engineering Research Center for High-Efficiency Display and Lighting Technology, and Antibodies 3 national and local joint engineering laboratories for drug development technology, 3 key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, including special functional materials, plant adversity biology, and the Digital Geographic Technology Laboratory of the middle and lower reaches of the Yellow River, 1 collaborative innovation center jointly established by the Ministry of Civilization and the Ministry of Education 1 engineering technology research center, 4 provincial-level collaborative innovation centers. There are 5 countries including the National Research Center for Yellow River Civilization and Sustainable Development of the Ministry of Education, the Sports Art Teacher Training Base of the Ministry of Education, the Social Science Research Base of the State Sports Administration, the National University Students’ Cultural Quality Education Base, and the National Outstanding Cultural and Art Heritage Base in 5 countries Education and scientific research base. There are publishing houses and a variety of academic journals, and the library has 5.2 million paper books and more than 7 million electronic books. The campus has a total area of 2.2 million square meters and a construction area of 1.47 million square meters. Among them, the modern building complex of Minglun Campus is a national key cultural relics protection unit.
The development of Henan University is facing great opportunities. Since entering the ranks of first-class discipline-building universities, the school has determined its development goals for the future: by 2020, a comprehensive university governance system adapted to the development of first-class universities will be established, the comprehensive strength of the school will be greatly improved, and its position in the national higher education system will further increase. rising. By 2035, the first-class discipline system focusing on liberal arts, science, medicine, and engineering, with coordinated multidisciplinary development will be improved, and several important disciplines will be ranked at or near the international advanced level; the comprehensive strength of the school will be significantly improved, and the discipline foundation of a world-class university will be initially formed . By the middle of this century, it has become one of the world-class universities with comprehensive, research-oriented and international influence.