The national "211 Project" key university
In the flourishing, developing, bustling, and beautiful tropical seaside city of Haikou, a school of higher education, young and vigorous, is quickly developing and expanding day by day as society forges ahead towards the future with interest. This is Hainan University, the only comprehensive university in Hainan Province. It covers an area of 500 acres and borders the sea in the north in a setting that is characterized by picturesque scenery and an amiable climate.
The school has a faculty numbering over 1300 and on-campus student number over 20,000. Since its establishment, the university has provided social relationships with about 30,000 graduates of different specialties.
Hainan University attaches great importance to international exchange and cooperation. Consequently, it has established an inter-university relationship with universities in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Japan, Australia, Singapore, etc. At present, thousands of international students from Asia, Europe, America and Oceania have studied at the university.
The Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council of China designated Hainan University as one of the Chinese Teaching Center in April 2000.