Shaoyang University

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Shaoyang University
邵阳学院
Motto
明德求真,共生超越
TypePublic university
Established1958; 65 years ago (1958)
PresidentPeng Xilin (彭希林)
Academic staff
3,888 (November 2019)[1]
Location, ,
China

27°12′13″N 111°26′11″E / 27.203496°N 111.436357°E / 27.203496; 111.436357Coordinates: 27°12′13″N 111°26′11″E / 27.203496°N 111.436357°E / 27.203496; 111.436357
Campus280 acres (110 ha)
Websitewww.hnsyu.edu.cn

Shaoyang University (simplified Chinese: 邵阳学院; traditional Chinese: 邵陽學院; pinyin: Shàoyáng Xuéyuàn; sometimes abbreviated as SYU) is a university located in Shaoyang, Hunan, in south central China.[2][3][4]

As of fall 2013, the university has 3 campuses, a combined student body of 17,112 students, 776 faculty members, 330 staff members, and over 60,000 living alumni. The university consists of 14 departments, with 45 specialties for undergraduates, 2 specialties for master's degree candidates.

At present, the university has 23 research institutions and research centres, including 1 provincial engineering research centre.

As of 2022, the Best Chinese Universities Ranking, one of sub-ranks to the "Shanghai Ranking", ranked Shaoyang University 506th out of around 3,000 universities and colleges in China.[5]

History[edit]

Shaoyang University was formed in 1958.

Academics[edit]

  • Department of Economic Administration
  • Department of Politic and Low
  • Department of Physical
  • Department of Chinese Language and Literature
  • Department of Foreign Languages
  • Department of Music
  • Department of Artistic Designing
  • Department of Science and Information Science
  • Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Architecture and Urban Planning
  • Department of Machinery and Energy Engineering
  • Department of Electric Engineering
  • Department of Information Engineering
  • Department of Accounting

Library collections[edit]

Shaoyang University's total collection reaches to more than 1.51 million items.

Culture[edit]

  • Motto: 明德求真,共生超越

People[edit]

Notable faculty[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 学校简介. Shaoyang University (in Chinese). 20 November 2019. Retrieved 23 February 2020.
  2. ^ 邵阳学院与湖南城市学院规划建筑设计研究院开展交流合作. chinaasc.org (in Chinese). 2014. Archived from the original on 2016-03-04.
  3. ^ 湖南省首届青年文化艺术节落幕邵阳学院喜获丰收. Sina (in Chinese). 2013.
  4. ^ 邵阳学院首届大学生创业文化节拉开序幕(图). Rednet.cn (in Chinese). 2013.
  5. ^ "ShanghaiRanking-Shaoyang University". www.shanghairanking.com. Retrieved 2022-07-19.
  6. ^ "Hill, Justin 1971- | Encyclopedia.com".

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