Bohai University (BU) is a comprehensive university at Liaoning provincial level.It is located in Jinzhou,a beautiful seaside city in China.The artificial lake and hill within BU campus are surrounded by beautiful buildings of European style.It is 240 km from Jinzhou to Shenyang,and 490 km to Beijing.
BU was established in February,,1950.100,000 puls students have graduated from BU.
BU covers 1,032,926 square meters of land area and more than 500,000 square meters of building area.BU owns RMB 1,000,000,000 (Shi Yi) yuan of fixed asset and 1,320,000 volumes of books.There are 11 colleges such as College of Foreign Language,College of information Science and Engineering,College of News and Communications,College of Management and College of Management;6 departments such as Department of Chinese Language and Literature,Department of Mathematics,and Department of History;and 4 research institutes.
There are 30 majors(programs) for master's degree and master's degree in education,and 49 programs (directions) for bachelor's degree and associate degree.BU has 1467 working staff,807 of whom are full-time teachers-101 professors and 269 vice-professors.At present,BU has more than 20,000 students.
There are modern teaching and experiment facilities, 60% of which are muli-media classrooms.Broad-band campus intranet has been built and students can use all-in-one e-card within the campus.BU'S Center for Science and Technology Experiment owns advanced laboratories and apparatuses.
BU'S advantageous curriccula are the ones concerning teacher education and commerce.BU owns the "ResearchCenter for Applied Linguistic"-an important research base for humanities and social science in LiaoningProvince.
BU has established friendly relationships with higher institutes in UK,US,Australia,Japan,South Korea,Canada and Russia,enrolls international studentss,conducts various international cooperation programs,enrolls international students on a large scale,exchanges scholars for lecture,and sends young and middle-aged teachers abroad to further their study or to study for degrees.
BohaiUniversity has made a fresh new plan for its development.By the year 2020,BohaiUniversity aims to be the first-class University in LiaoningProvince,and plays a leading role in China's Universities focusing on teaching activities.