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Northwestern Polytechnical University

The Northwestern Polytechnical University is one of the largest public universities in China. NPU was originally established as the State Northwest Institute of Engineering in Hanzhong in 1938. In 1957 the Northwest Institute of Engineering was officially renamed Northwestern Polytechnical University.

Located in the historic city of Xi'an Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) is the only multidisciplinary and research-oriented in China that is simultaneously developing education and research programs in the fields of aeronautics, astronautics, and marine technology engineering.

It is now affiliated to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. NPU adheres to the motto " Loyalty,Integrity,Courage and Perseverance" while carrying forward the spirit of "Strong Preparation, Diligent Effort, Practical Attitude and Creative Innovation".

Key facts:

  • Formation: 1938

  • Campus area: 3.1 million square meters

  • 4300 faculties

  • 30000 students

  • 20 National Key labs and Centers

Areas of research:

The degree programs offered at NPU cover various disciplines in fundamental science, engineering, humanities, management, social sciences, and many more.

NPU provides platforms and facilities to attract graduates, researchers, and scholars from all over the world to join NPU and supports overseas exchange programs. NPU continues to develop students to become innovative, well-rounded, and talented individuals with global perspectives, strong senses of social responsibility, and in-depth professional expertise.

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