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Lanzhou Jiaotong University

  • Category Public University
  • Attribute Jointly funded by provinces and ministries
  • City Lanzhou
  • Preponderant Discipline

    Engineering, Management Science, etc…

  • Key Majors

    Architecture, Bridge and Tunnel Engineering, Carrier Application Engineering

  • Total Students 22106
  • International Students /
  • Program Taught in English

    No programs

  • Monthly Living Cost(RMB) 1000
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Lanzhou Jiaotong University General Information

Lanzhou Jiaotong University is located in Lanzhou, the capital city of Gansu Province and an important node city of the "Belt and Road". It is a university jointly established by China National Railway Group Co., Ltd. and the Gansu Provincial People's Government. The Ministry of Education's "Deepening Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education Reform Demonstration School", the Ministry of Education's "Central and Western Education Revitalization Plan" supports colleges and universities, and Gansu Province's high-level universities and "first-class disciplines" build colleges and universities. In 2003, Lanzhou Railway College was renamed Lanzhou Jiaotong University. After 63 years of construction and development, the school has become the cradle of China's railway engineers. It has firmly embarked on a road of running a school with transportation as its core, and has developed into a school with distinctive industry characteristics, outstanding local service capabilities, well-known domestically, and in the northwest region. It is an irreplaceable institution of higher learning in rail transit construction. The school currently has 2 campuses, covering an area of 1,564 acres, with a school building area of 887,400 square meters and a library collection of 2.27 million volumes. There are 21 directly affiliated colleges (departments) and 1 national university science and technology park. There are 31,200 full-time students, including 22,000 undergraduates, 6,123 graduate students, 2,288 vocational students, and 385 international students.

Lanzhou Jiaotong University Education

Over the years, school graduates have always maintained a high employment rate. Among the graduates, the proportion of contracting state-owned enterprises remained above 75%, and about 45% of the students signed contracts with Fortune 500 companies such as China Railway, China Railway Construction, and China Communications Construction. The employment quality of graduates ranks among the top universities in the province. The school has successively won honorary titles such as “National Advanced Collective for Graduate Employment Work in General Colleges and Universities” and “National 50 Typical Experience Colleges for Graduate Employment”.

There are currently 68 undergraduate enrollment majors. There are 6 national characteristic professional construction sites, 1 national comprehensive reform pilot program, and 19 majors have been approved as national first-class undergraduate professional construction sites (vehicle engineering, electrical engineering and automation, rail transit signal and control, communication engineering, computer Science and Technology, Civil Engineering, Engineering Management, Water Supply and Drainage Science and Engineering, Building Environment and Energy Application Engineering, Transportation, Logistics Management, English, Geographic Information Science, Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation, Electronic Science and Technology, Software Engineering, Railway Engineering, Surveying and Mapping Engineering, Traffic Engineering), 5 courses have been approved as national first-class undergraduate courses (EMU Vehicle Construction and Design, Engineering Drawing, Water Quality Engineering II, University Computer Foundation 1, Data and Scene-driven High-speed Train Operation Control Virtualization Simulation).

Lanzhou Jiaotong University Scholarship

Lanzhou Jiaotong University is eligible for Chinese Government Scholarship, Gansu Province "Silk Road" Scholarship and self-funded international student enrollment qualifications.

The categories of students enrolled in the Chinese Government Scholarship are master students and doctoral students. Undergraduate students of the Silk Road Special Scholarship can also apply. Full Award 1. Free tuition 2. Free accommodation for 10 months 3. Provide living expenses for 10 months: 1,500 RMB/month

Silk Road Special Scholarship Half Prize: 1. Free tuition 2. Free accommodation for 10 months.

Lanzhou Jiaotong University International Exchange and Cooperation

The school actively carries out foreign exchanges and cooperation. Signed a counterpart support agreement with Tianjin University, and carried out fruitful cooperation in doctoral training, scientific research, and teacher team construction. It has successively established long-term cooperative relations with more than 50 institutions of higher learning in more than 20 countries and regions, including the United States, Britain, France, Russia, Canada, Japan, Spain, Brazil, etc. 2+2 dual-degree cooperation joint school project. It has the qualifications to enroll international students in China with Chinese government scholarships, and has passed the first batch of higher education institutions to study in China. There are 385 international students from 57 countries and regions. The school actively serves the "Belt and Road" initiative, the "transportation power" strategy and the "high-speed rail going out" strategy, and is a member of the "Belt and Road University Strategic Alliance" and "Sino-Russian Jiaotong University Alliance", with Bangladesh, Russia, Macedonia, Thailand, etc. Countries along the "Belt and Road" and universities have carried out in-depth cooperation and exchanges, and have trained more than 1,000 international talents in transportation, information, infrastructure construction and other fields for more than 20 countries along the "Belt and Road".

In 2014, Lanzhou Jiaotong University was selected by the Ministry of Education to build a demonstration base for studying in China. It is a test center for the "Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK)" authorized by the Chinese-Foreign Language Exchange and Cooperation Center of the Ministry of Education and a certification center for the "International Chinese Teacher Certificate". Qualified for Chinese government scholarship, Gansu "Silk Road" scholarship and self-funded international students. A total of more than 2,000 international students from 67 countries have been trained, and their learning levels have reached the full coverage of Chinese preparatory, undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral students.