Xi’an Jiaotong University, one of the top 10 key state universities, is directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education of China and aims at developing into the world famous high-level research university. Xi’an Jiaotong University is a comprehensive research university offering programs in 10 areas---science, engineering, medicine, economics, management, literature, law, philosophy, education and art----with a major emphasis on science and engineering, consisting of 26 schools.
Xi’an Jiaotong University has made great efforts to develop international communication. Since 2000, XJTU has established cooperation with 145 universities and research institutions from 42 countries and areas including America, Japan, Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Singapore, Korea. The number of international students has also boosted. Today there are 1,992 international students from 86 different countries studying at the campuses.