Wuhan has been a more and more popular destination for international students to study in China. With a 3,500-year-long history, Wuhan is one of the most ancient and civilized metropolitan cities in China, more ancient than Beijing, Xi'an and Nanjing. Wuhan, as the capital city of Hubei, enjoys a variety of advantages as below:
Wuhan University is a key university directly under the administration of the Education Ministry of the People's Republic of China. Founded in 1893, it is with a history of over 100 years. As one of the oldest and most prestigious institutions in China, it is a member of Project 985 and ranks top 10 in China and top 100 in the world. Also it is among the first batch of Chinese universities that are qualified to teach MBBS in English, which is popular by students from India, Pakistan, Africa, Thailand, Singapore, etc.
Huazhong University of Science and Technology is among the first Universities joining the national “211 Project” and “985 Project”. HUST covers an area of over 1,153 acres with picturesque environment, elegant surroundings and has 72% greenery coverage, which has been honored as the "University in the Forest". At present, the University has eleven disciplines: engineering, medicine, management, science, philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history and agriculture, offering a variety of degree programs, including 86 undergraduate programs, 256 graduate programs, 181 PhD programs.
China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) is one of the first group university listed in the national "211" Project. It boasts a campus which covers an area of approximately 1.13million square metres with the scenic East Lake by its side, adjacent to national high-tech development zone and "China Optical Valley". Now it has a total enrollment of over 44,400 students, including full-time undergraduates, master’s candidates, doctoral candidates and 20,460 overseas students.
Wuhan University of Technology began to admit international students in 1952, being as one of the earliest Chinese universities to receive international students. It is a member of National Project 211 and ranks top 100 of china universities, as well as one of the best universities for English taught Mining Engineering program and Automobile Engineering program/span>
Zhongnan University of Economics and Law is one of the top 4 specialist finance and economic universities under direct administration of the Ministry of Education of China. It is designated as one of the 211 Project institutions and listed in the 985 Innovative Platforms for Key Disciplines Project by the MOE of China. It is "authorized to award MBA, EMBA, JM, MPAcc, MPA, ME (Master of Education) degrees, and enrolls students from overseas as well as from Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao. The MBA program of this university was accredited by the Association of MBAs.
Wuhan's climate is humid subtropical with abundant rainfall and four distinctive seasons. Spring and autumn are generally mild, while winter is cool with occasional snow. Tourist spots like the East Lake, Hubei Provincial Museum and the Yellow Crane Tower, etc are all famous spots to visit. The transportation is of course no need to worry, since bus, subway and taxis are all available to take. And compared with Beijing or Shanghai, the living expense in Wuhan is quite low. With the same amount, you can get the high quality life style in Wuhan. Besides these five universities, you can check the completelist of 2015 top 10 universities in Wuhan here. Come to Wuhan, you can feel the beauty of the city when studying and living here.