The Professional Hydraulic Institute of Huang He was founded in March 1929 in the famous tourist city of Kaifeng, one of the historical and cultural centers of China. In December 2006, he officially entered the list of leading public universities and the list of exemplary professional institutions by the order of the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Finance. The institution takes precedence over all major indicators in its province of Henan. Also, the university has a number of honorary titles:
Over the last 80 years of successful work, graduates have become more than 100 thousand people: all of them are successful and well-known specialists of their industry, occupy prestigious, leading, high-ranking positions. According to the Minister of Water Resources, the university is a real "cradle for the production of technical personnel."
Today there are more than thousand teachers here: more than 30% of them are professors and associate professors, more than 50% are graduates of doctoral studies and master's programs. The total number of students exceeds 3500 people (2000 of them - on the correspondence form). The main focus of education is the faculties of industry, management, humanities and economic sciences, in total the institute includes 18 faculties and 73 specialties.