Shaoxing University

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Shaoxing University
Former names
Shaoxing Teachers College
Shaoxing Advanced Professional College Shankuai Primary Normal School
Type Public university
Established 1909
President Ye Feifan
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Undergraduates 13,000
Location Shaoxing, Zhejiang,  People's Republic of China
Campus Urban area: 173 hectares, 390,000 square meters floorspace.

Shaoxing University (simplified Chinese: 绍兴文理学院; traditional Chinese: 紹興文理學院; pinyin: Shàoxīng wénlǐ xuéyuàn) is located in Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China.


The university was founded in 1909 as the Shankuai Primary Normal School. The great modern Chinese author Lu Xun (1881-1936) is a native of Shaoxing. He was the education inspector for the school. In 1996, Shaoxing University was established from the merger of several higher education institutions such as Shaoxing Teachers College and Shaoxing Advanced Professional College. [1]


The university is organised into the following administrative divisions. [2]

Administrative offices[edit]

  • President's Office
  • Office of International Cooperation and Exchange
  • Academic Affairs Office
  • Admission and Graduate Affairs Office
  • Student Affairs Office
  • Science and Technology Administration Office
  • Press Release Center
  • Human Resources Department
  • Retired Personnel Affairs Office
  • Security and Safeguard Department
  • Finance Department
  • University Enterprise Administration Office
  • General Affairs Office
  • University Assets Administration Office
  • Construction and Campus Planning Office
  • Maintenance and Campus Administration Office

Colleges and departments[edit]

The university is organized into the following colleges and departments. [3]

  • Faculty of Foreign Languages
  • Faculty of Law
  • Cai Yuanpei Art College
  • Faculty of Physical Education
  • Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
  • Faculty of Mathematics Physics and Information Science
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of medical Science
  • Shangyu College
  • College of Primary Education
  • Department of Chinese Language and literature
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Biology
  • Department of Pedagogy
  • Yuanpei college
  • College of Adult Education
  • Orchid Pavilion Calligraphy College
  • College of Private Business Management
  • College of Vocational Training


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