Copper League
Hunan University

China

Hunan University, 2 Lushan South Road, Yuelu, Changsha, Hunan, China

491 World
rank
22 Country
rank
Foundation year:
976
Short name:
Hunan
Type:
National
Students:
42760
Faculty:
1730
Faculty/Students Ratio:
25
:
1
Web-site:
www-en.hnu.edu.cn
Region:
Asia
Location:
Changsha, Hunan
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 491 41.352
Teaching 471 40.652
Research 417 44.276
International Diversity 632 19.809
Financial Sustainability 515 44.833
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 692 5.9
Research Perfomance Rankings 444 41.804
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TEACHING
World Rank: 471
Country rank: 23
Score: 40.652
League: Copper League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 417
Country rank: 12
Score: 44.276
League: Copper League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 632
Country rank: 18
Score: 19.809
League: World League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 515
Country rank: 27
Score: 44.833
League: World League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Hunan University is one of the key national comprehensive universities affiliated directly to the Ministry of Education of P. R. China, and is included in the state`s Project 211 and Project 985 for priority investment and construction. Hunan University is reputed as an Ancient Millennium Institution, Famous Centennial University, the history of which can be traced back to Yuelu Academy founded in the ninth year of Kaibao Reign of Northern Song Dynasty( 976AD), Hunan University cherishes the spirit of Being Profound, Intelligent, Diligent and Dedicated to the Pursuit of Knowledge , upholds its school motto Seeking Truth from Facts; Daring to be Pioneers, and is trying to produce talented people with solid foundation, active thinking, strong adaptability, and good comprehensive quality. The campus of Hunan University covers an area of 1536000 square meters, with construction area amounts to 1133300 square meters.

Mission Statement

Hunan University is a comprehensive research university, committed to training talents for our country. We strive for excellence in educating students to be moral, open-minded, resourceful and experienced individuals equipped with humanistic quality, scientific spirit and the ability of creativity and innovation. In the aspect of scientific research, Hunan University is committed to dynamic engagement in the construction of national creative systems and national defense, through which we continuously learn from experiences and enhance our ability of researching in national major projects. We remain dedicated to promoting our capability of serving national economy and social development, and averaging up our standards of liberal arts and sciences. In the aspect of social service, we follow the principle that professional practice should be conducted in the service of the wider community. We spare no effort in training talents for local government and schools and actively offering our consulting service to national construction of major projects and major scientific researches.