Northwestern Polytechnical University

country rank  28
world rank  574

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University Overview

Established in 1938, Northwestern Polytechnical University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Xi'an (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Shaanxi. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China, Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 80 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Chinese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. NPU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name 西北工业大学
Acronym NPU
Founded 1938
Motto Loyalty, Integrity, Courage and Perseverance
Colours Blue and silver

University Location

Address 127 Youyi W Road, Beilin
Xi'an (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
710072 Shaanxi
China
T +86 (29) 8849 2267
F +86 (29) 8849 1544

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 127 Youyi Xilu
Xi'an 710072
+86 (29) 8849 4381
(29) 8849 4381

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,500-3,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China


Year of first Accreditation
1957

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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