Henan University was founded in 1912, locating in the historical Kaifeng, which served as the capital of the Heavenly Empire for the seven dynasties of rulers.
Initially, the university was called "Preparatory school for education in Europe and America": then, together with the preparatory school Tsinghua (nowadays the same-name university) and the school Nanyang (now - the Shanghai and Xi'an universities of transport) - it was the three largest educational institutions in the country, where it was possible to prepare effectively and qualitatively for studying abroad. During the whole period of its existence, the name of the institution has changed many times:
In 1984, the former name returned - Henan University, and in 2000 the university under its aegis also united the Kaifeng Institute of Pedagogy and Medicine.
Already in the 40s the university had 6 institutes of the following specialization:
Since its foundation, the institution has maintained friendly and partnership relations with more than 70 universities around the world (representatives of 40 countries). Today more than 6000 students and post-graduate students study here, 200 of them are foreign students. On the basis of the university there are more than 4000 teachers: 13 of them are academicians, more than 400 have a degree of "doctor of science", another 1500 are professors or associate professors.
Today the university studies students in 12 possible directions:
Powered by 35 Institutes, and you can get a bachelor's degree in 89 specialties, a master's degree - in 42 specialties of the first level. Also there are 18 directions of the classical magistracy, 12 directions for doctoral studies and 15 special research centers for post-doctors.
The University was one of the first in the country to start accepting foreign students for studies (1985). More than 3,500 students received prestigious and high-quality higher education here - among them representatives of such countries as:
Here there is a special international department for the study of Chinese language by international students, scientific research in this field is being conducted - they are being conducted by more than 30 qualified teachers (among 6 professors, 6 doctors of science and 8 associate professors). Each teacher received prestigious and high qualification from the Ministry of Education of the PRC - "Teacher of Chinese as a foreign language." 20 years of experience help teachers to effectively select studying programs, so that foreign students quickly and qualitatively raise their level of knowledge of the Chinese language.
The university has the right and the opportunity to conduct state tests of a new sample of HSK and HSKK: this is the Chinese National Qualification Examination in Chinese. Testing is carried out once a month.
Quick overview: the duration of the bachelor's program is 2 years (based on the Huang He Hydraulic Institute). Students receive a bachelor's degree.
Available directions and faculties:
About the educational program: applications are accepted until September 1. In total, the students study 2 years on this program: the educational program at Henan University does not repeat the course of the Huang He Institute, but continues it and deepens the existing knowledge.
Some services are not included in tuition fee and are paid separately:
International students under 18 years pay an additional deposit (refundable) and guardian services.
There are 3 scientific research centers of the Ministry of Education and a state-level scientific laboratory. It is also here that a prestigious base for researching the social and human sciences, the laboratory is based - everything works in accordance with the postulates and patronage of the Ministry of Education.
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.