Northwestern Polytechnical University

Northwestern Polytechnical University Ranking

country rank: 37
world rank: 2006

University Overview

Northwestern Polytechnical University, founded in 1938, is a non-profit public higher-education school in the Shaanxi city of Xi’an (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Northwestern Polytechnical University ranking (NPU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Chinese higher education school that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China. Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 82-year-old Chinese higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. This Chinese higher education school is fairly selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Northwestern Polytechnical University ranking (NPU) also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Northwestern Polytechnical University Ranking

University Identity

Name Northwestern Polytechnical University
Acronym NPU
Founded 1938
Motto Loyalty, Integrity, Courage and Perseverance
Colours Blue and silver

University Location

Address 127 Youyi W Road, Beilin Xi'an 710072 Shaanxi China
Tel +86 (29) 8849 2267
Fax +86 (29) 8849 1544

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 127 Youyi Xilu Xi'an 710072 (29) 8849 4381 (29) 8849 4381

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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