The School of Chinese Language and Literature of Nanjing University grew out of the Department of Chinese Literature of National Central University, with a history of 100 years. Numerous renowned scholars and educators taught at the School in the past century. The School boasts excellent accredited programs in Chinese language and literature, ranking among the top of its kind in China.
The School of Chinese Language and Literature of Nanjing University has a group of outstanding teachers. Among the 94 faculty members currently in office, there are 46 professors, 24 associate professors, accounting for 48.9% and 25.5% of all respectively. Among the total, 72 hold doctoral degrees, taking up 76.6%
As the School enjoys high reputation at home and abroad, overseas Chinese programs run by the School develop favorably. It has been 15 years since the Master’s program of Chinese language and literature started in Singapore and Malaysia, attractive to overseas Chinese students continuously. With CSC, CI and CCS scholarships, the number of international students enrolled in School’s B.A. programs, M.A. programs, and Ph.D. programs is increasing rapidly. The School has been featured with high-level international education in Chinese language and literature.
The undergraduate program of Chinese language and literature is open to international applicants around the world. The admission requirement of Chinese proficiency is HSK 4. Preparatory courses are available for international students to enhance students’ ability of learning Chinese. The School offers a variety of courses rich in contents, covering Chinese language, Chinese literature and Chinese history. This program, supervised by highly qualified teachers, provides international students not only with solid basis of Chinese language, but also overall understanding of Chinese literature, arts and culture, history and society in depth. Learning Chinese through learning Chinese literature and culture, graduates are expected to be leading sinologists proficient in Chinese and well understand Chinese history and culture.
Welcome to the School of Chinese Language and Literature at Nanjing University.