Wuhan University, a key comprehensive university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education of the People‘s Republic of China, is also among the key construction universities of the National "985 Project" and "211 Project". Wuhan University originated from Self-improvement School, which was founded in 1893 with the approval of the Qing Government by Zhang Zhidong, Governor of Hubei and Hunan Provinces in the late Qing Dynasty. After years of evolution, it was denominated as National Wuhan University in 1928, hence one of the first national universities in modern China. By 1946, the university had already developed into a comprehensive university with six disciplines: Liberal arts, Law, Science, Engineering, Agriculture and Medicine. The university has 37 schools and departments, and offers 124 ungergraduate programs, 347 graduate programs, and 243 doctoral programs,including 7 undergraduate programs and 6 master degree programs teaching in English.Wuhan University enjoys rolling physical features with scenic Luojia Hill in its campus coverage and the beautiful East Lake by its side, beaming with picturesque glamour. It is honored as "the most beautiful university in China."