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Hunan Normal University

Hunan Normal University has inherited the great tradition of the broad and profound Huxiang Culture and has cultivated a good atmosphere for academic research in the field of liberal arts. Since its founding in 1938, it has experienced 72 years of growth thus keeping pace with the times.

PhD Programmes



The history of the school is based on teacher education is known, has a long history of the famous university, the construction of university is the national "211 Project" key, come out in front in the national normal university.

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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Student services

The Foreign Students Union of Hunan Normal University, under the leadership of Foreign Students Administration Section of Office of International Exchange and Cooperation, is a autonomous organization dedicated service to all students of the university.

Housing services

The foreign students' dormitory is constructed according to the Standard of three-star hotel. Each room is with a pirate washing room and a balcony. In the room there are a TV set, a fridge, a telephone, a water heater, internet service, bookshelves, desks, soft simmons beds and etc. Public laundry is in the basement and public kitchens are located in each floor. The foreign students' dormitory living fee is much cheaper than those in Beijing and Shanghai.

Library services

The library of the University has the largest collection of 3.4 million books among the universities and colleges in Hunan,including 200,000 pieces of old traditional thread binding books, and subscribes 4,700 Chinese and foreign periodicals.

Student Life

Campus life

Hunan Normal University has campuses in 5 main centers throughout Changsha City:

  • Er Li Ban Campus
  • South Campus
  • Xian Jia Hu Campus
  • Shuda Campus
  • Zhang Gong Ling Campus