Nanjing Forestry University

$ 1900

About the university

Nanjing Forestry University, located at the foot of the beautiful Zijin Mountain and beside the rippling Xuanwu Lake, is a provincial key university jointly built by the central and local governments. It was selected into the national "double first-class" construction university list in 2017. Formerly known as the Department of Forestry of Central University (founded in 1902) and the Department of Forestry of Jinling University (founded in 1910), Nanjing Forestry University, which was merged in 1952, was one of the only three forestry colleges in China at that time. In 1955, the Forestry Department of Huazhong Agricultural University (Wuhan University, Nanchang University and the Forestry Department of Hubei Agricultural University) was merged; In 1972, it was renamed as Nanjing Forestry Industry College; The name of Nanjing Forestry University was restored in 1983; It was renamed Nanjing Forestry University in 1985. As a multi-disciplinary university with the characteristics of forestry and the advantages of resources, ecology and environment disciplines, the university has adhered to the comprehensive implementation of the Party's education policy, put the improvement of teaching quality and moral education in the first place, closely focused on the fundamental task of cultivating socialist builders and successors, and constantly deepened the education and teaching reform in order to achieve the grand goal of "the Yellow River flowing blue water, bare land becoming green mountains", Inherited and carried forward the glorious tradition of hard work, and formed the school spirit of "unity, simplicity, diligence and progress" and the school motto of "honesty and majesty, trees and people". The graduates of the university are all over the country and are welcomed by employers.

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4 Reasons to choose this university

  • 1

    The university has a wide range of programs and colleges, including Forest College, School of Materials Science and Engineering, and School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

  • 2

    It has strong academic strength and many disciplines authorized for doctoral and master's degrees.

  • 3

    The university places a strong emphasis on the quality of its talent training, including the development of experimental teaching demonstration centers and virtual simulation centers.

  • 4

    It has a number of key disciplines and superior disciplines recognized at the national and provincial levels. The university has a focus on both moral cultivation and practical education, with initiatives like national experimental teaching demonstration centers and virtual teaching and research laboratories.

  • Financials

    Application FeeUSD $86
    On-Campus Acommodation/YearUSD $1005
    Average Tution Fee/YearUSD $2152
    Cost of LivingUSD $1900
    TotalUSD $5143


    Scholarship Type
    China Government Full Scholarship
    Provincial Government Full Scholarship
    University Freshman Scholarship


    Bachelor's In Forestry

    4 years (8 semesters)
    Scholarship available (partial)
    Starts September | February

    Bachelor's In Wood Science and Engineering (Construction of Timber Structure)

    4 years (8 semesters)
    Scholarship available (partial)
    Starts September | February