Henan University

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Henan University
河南大学
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Motto 明德,新民,止于至善[1]
Motto in English To illustrate illustrious virtue; to renovate the people; and to rest in the highest excellence[2]
Established 1912
Type Public university
President Lou Yuangong[3]
Admin. staff 4,200[4]
Students 60,000[4]
Postgraduates 10,000[4]
Location Kaifeng, Henan, China
34°48′45.8″N 114°21′49.3″E / 34.812722°N 114.363694°E / 34.812722; 114.363694Coordinates: 34°48′45.8″N 114°21′49.3″E / 34.812722°N 114.363694°E / 34.812722; 114.363694
Campus Two campuses: old (original) and new (opened in 2002)
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Website www.henu.edu.cn

Henan University (simplified Chinese: 河南大学; traditional Chinese: 河南大學; pinyin: Hénán Dàxué) is a public university in Kaifeng, Henan, China.

History[edit]

Founded in 1912, Henan University is one of the oldest universities in China.[citation needed] It was originally named the Preparatory School for Further Study in Europe and America. Afterwards it was renamed Zhongzhou University (1923), Henan Zhongshan University (1927), Provincial Henan University (1930), and National Henan University (1942).[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "School Seal, Motto & Spirit (in Chinese)". Henan U. Retrieved 2014-06-30. 
  2. ^ "The Motto Of Henan University". Henan U. Retrieved 2014-06-30. 
  3. ^ "The Party Secretary and President". Henan U. Retrieved 2014-06-30. 
  4. ^ a b c "Henan U. Profile (in Chinese)". Henan U. October 2014. Retrieved 2014-12-02. 
  5. ^ "An Introduction to Henan University". Henan U. Retrieved 2014-06-30. 

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