Jilin University is located in the capital city of Jilin i.e. Changchun, China. It is one of the oldest medical university of China. Its history begins in the year 1946. It is recognized by the Ministry of Education of China. It is one of the largest university of China with more than 60000 students studying in the University. Jilin University is consistently ranked as one of the prestigious universities of China.
In the year 2000, Jilin University amalgamated with the former Jilin University of Technology, the former Norman Bethune University of Medical Sciences, the former Changchun University of Science and Technology and Changchun Institute of Posts and Telecommunications. In the year 2004, the former University of Military Logistics also merged with the Jilin University.
Apart from this, there are near about 6633 faculty members, among which there are 2016 lecturers and 1213 doctoral advisors. The teaching staff of the University holds hold degrees and are experienced in their own fields. There are about 9 national-level amazing teachers and 5 members are expert in research and construction projects of Marxism Theory in the central government.
Jilin University has 6 campuses and 7 school areas. Moreover, the library of Jilin University consists of 7.43 million books of different types which has been acknowledged by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) AND World Bank.
Jilin University has undertaken an enormous number of research projects at national as well as state level. It also produce significant scientific achievements with good scope for industrialization and high technical content. It is considered as one of the top ranked universities for studying MBBS in China.
At present, there are near about 69587 full time pupils, with about 24391 doctoral and postgraduate scholars, around 43646 undergraduate and college students and more than 2000 international students who are studying in the Jilin University. Besides this, it offers 129 undergraduate programs, 304 postgraduate programs, 244 doctoral programs and 42 centers for post-doctoral studies.
Some of the graduates of the Jilin University of China are well known personalities of China. In the year 2010, Liu Xiaobo won the Nobel Peace Prize who is one of the graduate of Jilin University. The graduates of the University is highly in demand all over China. It provides various amenities to the students along with quality of education.
Jilin University is also the home of five state main laboratories, one national engineering Laboratories, five national-local joint laboratories, one national engineering and technology research center, six arts and social science key research bases of the Ministry Of Education, 11 main laboratories of the Ministry of Education and 24 major laboratories of other ministries.
In addition to this, the Science and Technology Park of Jilin University has been recognized as a National University Science and Technology Park. Jilin University ties up with more than 130 universities, colleges and research centers in more than 40 countries. It is one of the best medical university of China.
There are more than 50 multimedia and language training audiovisual classrooms. The campuses of Jilin University have gymnasiums, stadiums, courts for tennis and basketballs, volleyballs, table tennis and artistic gymnasiums and many more stadiums for the students to spend their leisure time. It also has 20 basic science laboratories for the students of general medicine.
Jilin University also have 7 dormitories for international students located in the different campuses in which there are 845 rooms with 1506 beds. The dormitories of the University are fully furnished to meet the needs of the students for living and study. Moreover, roommates are arranged for international students based on the consideration of their hobbies, religion, area, etc.
It has established 3 students association such as the International Student Association, Association for Chinese and International Students Buddy Program and International Students Volunteer Association. These associations helps the international as well as local scholars to communicate with each other.