Beihua University is the largest key comprehensive university in Jilin Province. It was approved by the Ministry of Education in 1999 and was formed by the merger of the former Jilin Normal University, Jilin Medical College, Jilin Forestry College and Jilin Electrification College. The school is located in the charming misty capital of China, the charming city of China - Jilin City, Jilin Province.
The school has three campuses in the east, south and north and an affiliated hospital. Covers an area of 2.93 million square meters (including teaching experimental base), construction area of 800,000 square meters. The total value of teaching and research equipment is 460 million yuan, and the collection of books is 3.525 million. There are 24 colleges and 1 engineering trainingcenter. There are 26,333 full-time students, including 1,749 postgraduates, 23,837 undergraduates, 740 international students, and 6,777 continuing students.
There are 84 undergraduate majors in the school, covering 11 disciplines; 16 first-level master's degree authorization points, 7 second-level master's degree authorization points, covering 10 disciplines; 11 master's degree categories, involving 36 Professional field; formed a discipline professional system led by 11 provincial and ministerialkey disciplines, 6 national specialty, 13 provincial specialty, 9 provincial brand, and 11 provincial high-level majors. The school has 51 national and provincial research platforms, 1 academician workstation, and 16 provincial innovation teams. In the past five years, it has undertaken 71 national research projects.
The school has vigorously developed adult and continuing education, and has formed a multi-form, multi-level, ulti-standard and multi-channel school-running model for adult higher education, continuing education, self-study exams, and vocational skills training. In the past three years, a total of 19,000 adult graduates have been trained to achieve coordinated and healthy development of school scale, quality and efficiency.
At present, the teachers and students of the whole school are following the motto of “Chongde Shangxue, Self-powerful” and the development concept of “Skills First, Development First, Serving Jilin,and Powerful North China”, insisting on the fundamental tasks of Lide Shuren and deepening the comprehensive Reform, speed up the construction of connotation, and make unremitting efforts to build Beihua University into a high-level applied research-oriented provincial comprehensive university.