Founded in 1912, Northwest University, China 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 Department of Education, Shaanxi Province, Northwest University, China (NWU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Northwest University, China (NWU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NWU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services.