IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Balitai campus
94 Weijin Road,
Nankai District


Post Code:300071




Other Sites

Also Jinnan, Taida campuses; also 28 postdoctoral mobile stations

Institution Funding



Founded 1919. During the Anti-Japanese War (1937-1945), Nankai, Peking (Beijng) and Tsinghua (Qinghua) universities united in Kunming to form the renowned Southwest Associated University.Incorporated the former Tianjin Institute of Foreign Trade 1994. Part of "211 Project" and "985 Project" universities. Main administrative body: Ministry of Education

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school and National College Entrance Examination (Gaokao)
Foreign students: for further information see CUCAS https://school.cucas.edu.cn/Nankai-University-215/program/

Tuition Fees

National:20,000-50,000 per annum (CNY)

International:20,000-50,000 per annum (CNY)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education

Religious Affiliation


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Xuetao Cao

Job title:President; Deputy Secretary of the Party Committe

International Relations Officer : Dong Mo

Job title:Director, Office for International Academic Exchanges International Students Section

top Divisions

College : Chemistry

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Polymer and Plastics Technology

College : Chinese Language and Culture

Fields of study:Applied Linguistics, Chinese, Cultural Studies, Foreign Languages Education, Linguistics

College : Computer and Control Engineering

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology

College : Electronic Information and Optical Engineering

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering, Information Sciences, Optical Technology, Optics

College : Environmental Science and Engineering

Fields of study:Ecology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Safety Engineering

College : Foreign Languages

Fields of study:English, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, Translation and Interpretation

College : History

Fields of study:History

College : Life Sciences

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Cell Biology, Entomology, Genetics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Zoology

College : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Microbiology, Pharmacy

College : TEDA

Fields of study:Biology, Biotechnology

College : Tourism and Service Management

Fields of study:Tourism

Faculty : Philosophy

Fields of study:Aesthetics, Ethics, Logic, Philosophical Schools, Philosophy, Religious Studies

Institute : Economic and Social Development

Fields of study:Economics, Industrial and Production Economics

Institute : Finance and Development

Fields of study:Finance

Institute : Japan Studies

Fields of study:Japanese

Institute : State Economy

Fields of study:Economics

Institute : TEDA Applied Physics

Fields of study:Applied Physics, Nanotechnology, Optical Technology

Institute : TEDA Institute of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology

Fields of study:Nanotechnology, Optics

School : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Archiving, Business Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Information Management, Library Science, Management, Marketing

School : Economics

Fields of study:Economics

School : Finance

Fields of study:Finance

School : Government

Fields of study:Administration, Ethnology, Higher Education, International Relations, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Policy, Social Psychology, Social Work, Sociology

More details:Zhou En Lai

School : Law

Fields of study:Law

School : Literature

Fields of study:Applied Linguistics, Chinese, Communication Arts, Comparative Literature, Design, Fine Arts, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Philology, Publishing and Book Trade, Radio and Television Broadcasting

School : Marxism Education

Fields of study:Philosophical Schools

School : Materials Science and Engineering

Fields of study:Inorganic Chemistry, Solid State Physics

School : Mathematical Sciences

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics

School : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine

School : Physics

Fields of study:Physics

top Degrees

Bachelor - Xueshi Xuewei

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Architectural and Environmental Design, Archiving, Artificial Intelligence, Automation and Control Engineering, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Chinese, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Design, E- Business/Commerce, Economics, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, History, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Sciences, Insurance, International Business, International Studies, Japanese, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Logic, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Medicine, Museum Studies, Painting and Drawing, Pharmacy, Philosophical Schools, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Publishing and Book Trade, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Russian, Social Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Software Engineering, Spanish, Statistics, Stomatology, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Urban Studies

Master - Shuoshi Xuewei

Fields of study:Applied Linguistics, Applied Physics, Art Criticism, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Communication Arts, Comparative Literature, Design, Ecology, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Management, Ethnology, Finance, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, Hotel Management, Industrial and Production Economics, Information Sciences, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Modern Languages, Optical Technology, Optics, Pharmacy, Philosophical Schools, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Publishing and Book Trade, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Safety Engineering, Sociology, Solid State Physics, Tourism

PhD - Boshi

Fields of study:Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Languages, Applied Linguistics, Applied Physics, Automation and Control Engineering, Biochemistry, Botany, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Finance, Information Sciences, Inorganic Chemistry, Japanese, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Optical Technology, Optics, Organic Chemistry, Philology, Philosophical Schools, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Russian, Safety Engineering, Sociology, Software Engineering, Solid State Physics, Statistics, Zoology


Also postdoctoral programs; sino-foreign Joint Programs in Economics

top Academic Periodicals


Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Nankaiensis (Science Edition)

Nankai Journal (Humanities and Social Science Edition)

Main Press

Nankai University Press

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2018-2019


Full Time Total:2046

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:774


Statistics Year:2018-2019



Updated on 24-09-2019