Senior International Leader: Vice President Xi Guang
Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU) is a key university under the direct administration of the Ministry of Education of China and is one of the oldest universities in China. Xi’an Jiaotong University is on the List of World-class Universities and First-class Disciplines (abbreviated as “Double First-class”), as a Double First-class university in Category A.
XJTU is a comprehensive research university with 10 major categories of disciplines: science, engineering, medicine, economics, management, humanities, law, philosophy, education and art, and 26 schools (departments/centers), 9 university colleges for undergraduates and 20 affiliated teaching hospitals. The University has faculty and staff of 6,137 people including 3,081 full-time teachers, of whom 45 are members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and/or the Chinese Academy of Engineering. XJTU now has 40,346 full-time students, including 19,629 postgraduates.
According to the data released by the Essential Science Indicators (ESI) in May, 2019, 14 disciplines of XJTU are ranked top 1/100 among international academic institutions, 2 disciplines are ranked 1/1000 and the discipline of engineering is ranked top 1/10000 on the ESI list.
Xi’an Jiaotong University has established extensive internationalities. XJTU has had relations and exchanges with about 300 universities and research institutions in 44 countries and regions. In 2019, there are more than 3, 000 foreign students from over 141 countries studying at XJTU.
Xi’an Jiaotong University has four campuses: the Xingqing campus, the Yanta campus, the Qujiang campus and the Western China Science & Technology Innovation Harbor (iHarbour).
The Western China Science &Technology Innovation Harbor（iHabour） has established 8 major research platforms, 25 institutes and over 100 scientific research bases to serve the major scientific research in China including interdisciplinary research, and other types of research.