Jinan University, is located in the Shipai district of Guangzhou founded in 1906 in Nanjing during the Qing dynasty. It was formerly known as Jinan Academy. Having a long history the Jinan Academy, then later renamed as Jinan School was transferred to Shanghai and Fujian before being finally reconstituted in Guangzhou in 1958.
The College is under the Central Government of the Peoples Republic of China and has achieved success in various fields – teaching as well as scientific research. Jinan University is a comprehensive, multi disciplinary university with a College of Liberal arts, College of Science & Engineering, College of Economics and of course the Medical College.
In March 1984 the college was registered with the World Health Organization and the students have the privilege of taking and the clinical doctor and practioner registration which has raised the status and the reputation of the college.
In April 1994, the affiliated hospital was designated as a 3rd-degree hospital (the top degree hospital designation in China) and in September 1995 it was appraised by medical authorities of Guangzhou, Guangdong province and China’s leading health organization. Leading health organizations at all levels have agreed that this affiliated hospital complies with WHO and UNICEF health standards; as a result, an infant-care hospital has been set up.
The year 2005 cooperation between the college and Nepal opens it’s doors to Nepal as well South Asian Countries. With more than 11,000 international students from over 100 countries and regions, our large International student body plays a huge part in creating an open, vibrant and innovative culture at Jinan University (JNU). Wherever you are from, you will soon make friends from across the world in our global community of students, scholars and staff.