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Zhejiang Normal University is a comprehensive provincial key university featuring teacher education. Its predecessor was Hangzhou Teachers College. It was established on April 16, 1956, with the approval of the Ministry of Education. In 1958, it was upgraded to Hangzhou Teachers College. In 1962, Hangzhou Normal University merged with Zhejiang Institute of Education and Zhejiang Institute of Physical Education and changed its name to Zhejiang Normal University. In 1965, Zhejiang Normal University moved from Hangzhou to Jinhua, and in 1985 it was renamed Zhejiang Normal University. In 2000, 2001, and 2004, Zhejiang Finance School, Zhejiang Preschool Normal School, and Jinhua Railway Driver School were merged one after another. By 2015, the school selected the first batch of key construction universities in Zhejiang Province, in 2020 was named the second "National Civilized Campus", is composed of Jinhua (Campus), Hangzhou (text of the Second Campus, Xiaoshan campus), Lanxi three campuses, 19 It consists of three colleges.


Zhejiang Normal University adheres to the direction of running a school with Chinese characteristics and the fundamental task of cultivating people with morality. It takes "improving quality, enhancing characteristics, and enhancing benefits" as the mainline, adhering to the school motto of "strengthening a learning, maintaining reality and restoring", and promotes "pragmatic, Practical and solid" education tradition, implement the development strategy of "characterization, internationalization, regionalization, and coordination", actively serve Zhejiang teacher education, serve regional economic and social development, serve national strategic measures, and strive to build a distinctive Zhejiang teacher and a harmonious Zhejiang Teachers, Beautiful Zhejiang Teachers, Vigorous Zhejiang Teachers, Happy Zhejiang Teachers, march forward courageously towards the goal of "building a first-class university with distinctive characteristics".


1. School running profile (data as of March 2021 )

Training quality personnel gradually, since the school transport more than 300,000 kinds of talents at all levels of the society, of which 210,000 fightings in the education system, serving nearly half of Zhejiang Province, the focus of secondary school principals and teachers, class graduated from the provincial level I school. The school's undergraduate teaching performance assessment and the overall satisfaction of graduates with their alma mater are firmly at the forefront of undergraduate colleges in Zhejiang Province, and the overall employment rate of graduates has remained above 95%. At present, there are nearly 28,000 full-time undergraduates (college) students (including independent colleges), more than 6,400 postgraduates (including 956 part-time postgraduates), more than 3,000 international students, and more than 17,000 adults higher education students.


The disciplines are complete, including 72 undergraduate majors, 8 first-level discipline doctoral programs, 1 doctoral degree category, 28 first-level discipline master programs, 13 master's professional degree categories, 7 post-doctoral mobile stations, and 2 countries" The "111 Plan" is a base for subject innovation and intelligence introduction. Mathematics, chemistry, engineering, materials science, environment/ecology five disciplines into the global top 1% ESI, 20 disciplines included in Zhejiang Province class disciplines. It has 24 national-level first-class undergraduate professional construction sites, 28 national-level courses, and 4 national-level experimental teaching demonstration centers.


Teachers reasonable structure, with a Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences 5 share, an academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Yangtze River scholar Professor 5 people, young people Changjiang Scholars 3, 6 high-level overseas talent, the state plans Talent 4 people, countries in the new century millions of talents project 7 people, national outstanding contributions to the three experts, the National Science Fund for distinguished young winner 1 people, the national outstanding Youth Science Fund winner of State Council, enjoy the special allowance of 27 people.


Research and social service capabilities steadily, approved the National Science and Technology Progress Award 1, the Ministry of Education outstanding scientific achievement award (Humanities and Social Sciences) 34, National Planning UNESCO Award for outstanding achievements 5, National Social Science Foundation tenders 16, the National Social Science Fund project 31, the National Natural Science Foundation of China 5, the state's key R & D (research) projects two national key R & D program issues a. There are 36 scientific research and innovation platforms at or above the provincial level, including key laboratories of the Ministry of Education, 1 collaborative innovation center jointly established by the Ministry of Education, 9 provincial key (engineering) laboratories , 3 provincial international scientific and technological cooperation bases, and the provincial " 2011 " collaborative innovation Center 3, philosophy and social provincial key research base 2, the new provincial key professional think tank 2, the new provincial university think tank 1. A total of 40 affiliated schools were built. Based in the middle of Zhejiang, the school deepens strategic cooperation with Jinhua, and actively plays a role in the construction of a strong province through reform, innovation, opening up, and talent.


International exchanges and cooperation continue to advance. The school has established cooperation and exchange relationships with more than 280 higher education institutions or educational institutions in more than 60 countries and regions on 5 continents and established inter-school student exchanges with more than 70 foreign (overseas) universities. The project was selected as the construction unit of "Zhejiang Top Ten Foreign Cooperation Units" and "Zhejiang Internationalized Universities with Characteristics". The school is the "Foreign Education Aid Base" of the Ministry of Education, the "China Foreign Aid Research Base for Basic Education" of the Ministry of Commerce, and the "China-ASEAN Education and Training Center" of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Education. Six Confucius Institutes have been established overseas, and the Ministry of Education has been approved to establish the China-South Africa Humanities Exchange Research Center, the Confucius Institute African Research and Training Center, and the Zhejiang Confucius Institute Teacher Selection and Training Center.


2. Data on Zhejiang Teachers (data as of March 2021 )


More than 2600 people


384 people

Deputy Senior

774 people

National teaching team

2 pcs

The provincial and ministerial innovation team


Number of students

More than 50,000 people

Full-time undergraduate and junior college students (including independent colleges)

27872 people

Joint training of undergraduates

405 people


6123 people

Ph.D. student

285 people

Long-term and short-term international students

More than 3,600 people

Correspondence students

17,118 people

Amateur (including night college) students

572 people

Secondary colleges (including independent colleges)



3 pcs



First-level discipline doctoral program


Doctoral degree category

1 piece

First-level discipline master's program


Master's degree category


Postdoctoral Research Station


ESI subject rankings in the world's top 1% subjects


First-class disciplines in Zhejiang Province (including category B)

20 pcs

Innovation platform above the provincial level


Cooperative school affiliated school


Correspondence Teaching Point


Confucius Institute


Sino-foreign cooperative education project


Running a school abroad

3 pcs




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