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Shandong University is a key comprehensive university directly under the Ministry of Education with a long history, complete disciplines, strong strength, and distinctive characteristics, and has an important influence at home and abroad. It is a world-class university (Class A).


Shandong University is the original university of China's modern higher education. Its medical discipline originated in 1864, opening a precedent for higher medical education in modern China. Its main body is the Shandong University Hall founded in 1901. It is the second national university founded in China after the Capital University Hall and the first university in China to run schools according to the regulations. Since its birth, the school has gone through several historical development periods such as Shandong University, National Qingdao University, National Shandong University, Shandong University, and the new Shandong University formed by the merger of the former Shandong University, Shandong Medical University, and the Shandong University of Technology. For more than a hundred years, Shandong University has been adhering to the mission of "reserving talents for the world and building prosperity for the country", and practiced the school motto of "learning is endless, and there is awe-inspiring spirit". The school spirit of seeking innovation has cultivated more than 600,000 talents of various types for the country and society and has made important contributions to the country and regional economic and social development.


In recent years, Shandong University has achieved leap-forward development, and all undertakings have reached unprecedented heights. The comprehensive level and quality of the school have improved significantly, and its international influence has increased significantly. It is currently one of the universities with the most complete disciplines in China. It has 44 first-level disciplines authorized for a doctoral degree, 1 second-level discipline authorized for a doctoral degree, 51 first-level disciplines authorized for master’s degree, 93 undergraduate enrollment majors, 42 post-doctoral research stations, and In all disciplines except military science, there are currently 18 disciplines whose academic influence and contribution ability are among the top 1% of ESI world rankings, and 5 disciplines are among the top 1‰ of ESI, and they have signed agreements with more than 200 schools in more than 30 countries and regions. An inter-school cooperation agreement was established.


The school is large in scale and strong in strength. It covers an area of more than 8,000 acres (including about 3,000 acres in Qingdao campus), forming a school structure with one school and three locations (Jinan, Weihai, Qingdao). There are 4 directly affiliated hospitals and 15 non-affiliated hospitals. There are 70,000 full-time students of various types, including 42,268 full-time undergraduates, 26,818 postgraduates, and 1,560 international students. The school has gathered a group of outstanding talents, including 4,530 full-time teachers, 19 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Engineering (including double appointments), 40 distinguished professors of the "Changjiang Scholars Award Program", and 12 young project candidates; the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars won 53 winners, 37 winners of the Outstanding Youth Science Fund; 27 leading talents in the "Ten Thousand Talents Program", 12 top-notch young talents; 36 winners of the National Ten Thousand Thousand Talents Project. Academic strength has steadily increased. There are currently 12 national-level scientific research platforms, 6 national "111 Innovative Intelligence Projects", 6 national-level talent training bases, 4 key research bases for humanities and social sciences of the Ministry of Education, and 64 ministries-level platforms There are also a large number of provincial key laboratories and engineering technology research centers.


The school has always adhered to the original aspiration of "education of talents for the country", and has formed a complete structure, strong strength, and unique talent training system. The "Shandong Gene" of family and country feel the pragmatic character, responsible spirit, and innovative quality has been widely praised. Xue Qikun, Ma Dawei, Wang Xiaoyun, and Peng Shige won the Future Science Prize successively.


In the historical development, Shandong University has formed its own disciplinary advantages and characteristics. Especially after the brilliance and development of the school in Qingdao in the 1930s and 1950s, the academic characteristics of "excellence in literature and history" have been established, and a group of well-known humanities scholars at home and abroad have appeared, as well as people like "Literature, History and Philosophy". An academic position that has received much attention. In August 2015, the school successfully held the 22nd International Conference on History and Science, known as the "History Olympics". This is the first time that the conference has entered Asian, African, and Latin American countries since its establishment, creating the number of registered countries since the conference was held. , The number of historians from developing countries participating in the conference and the number of young scholars participating in the conference is the highest in many aspects. Since the merger of the three schools, the newly developed disciplines such as financial mathematics, crystal materials, condensed matter physics, colloidal interface chemistry, microbiology, machinery, materials science, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular function repair, new drug manufacturing, and Chinese classical philosophy have all reached the domestic first-class level. The direction and field are already at the world level.


Standing in a new historical position, facing the new situation, new tasks, and new requirements, the teachers, students and medical staff of the school are united, pioneering, and enterprising in the spirit of pursuing excellence and seizing the day, closely centering on the fundamental task of Lide Shuren, and comprehensively deepening Comprehensive reform, speed up the improvement of the modern university system, and make unremitting efforts to build a world-class university with Chinese characteristics at an early date!

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