Hunan Normal University is located in Changsha, Hunan Province, the south part of China. Foreign Students from all over the world can enter China from Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen or other big cities, and then take the transfer flights from these cities, or take the direct express trains to Changsha. Students can also transfer in Hongkong and Seoul to take the direct flights to Changsha. We will arrange pickup at the airport or railway station.
Hunan lies in the middle of Southern China. The name of Hunan was derived from its geographic site, hu means lake and nan means south, the two together form Hunan, a province that lies south of Dongting Lake. Hunan has long been known for its natural beauty, such as the world famous forest park Zhangjiajie. The Former Chairman Mao Zedong's home town Shaoshan is also in Hunan. Hunan's mixture of mountains and water makes it among the most beautiful provinces in China.
As the capital of Hunan Province, Changsha is located in the southern part of China and next to Guangxi and Guangdong Provinces. Changsha is the hometown of many great figures in both ancient and modern history of China, including Mao Zedong (the first Chairman of P.R. of China, born in Shaoshan, Hunan), Yuan Longping (the "Father of Hybrid Rice"), the Hybrid Rice he invented has solved the problem of starvation for billions of people around the world.
Changsha is not only a cultural city with a long history but also a city full of modern dynamism. The ancient Chu and Xiang civilizations integrated with modern civilization. Changsha is an ideal city for people to live in with an easy access and a booming economy. Changsha has picturesque gardens covered by green trees and blue lakes. In 2009, Changsha won an award as one of the Happiest Cities to Live in China. Additionally, Changsha is an extremely safe city. Changsha enjoys the four distinctive Seasons and the locals like hot and spicy food.
The teaching, research, studying and living conditions and facilities in Hunan Normal University are fully-equipped. There are public kitchens, laundry rooms, study halls and entertainment rooms in foreign student dormitory. All the rooms have telephone, internet lines, TV, air conditioning, fridge, desk, wardrobes and separate shower room and a western style toilet. You can cook your meals in the public kitchen or you may go out to eat at the student canteen or one of the many nearby restaurants.
Charge Standards in Foreign Student Apartment:
Single room: 1,200 Yuan per month (extra 1000 Yuan as room deposit, the bills of water and electricity are not included in the rent).
Double room: 600 Yuan per month (same as above)
Meals: 30 Yuan per day
Our University excels in many fields and we offer courses cover 11 subjects: philosophy, economics, science of law, pedagogy, literature, history science, physics, engineering, agriculture, medical science and management science.
In particular we offer the Chinese language learning in different levels in International College of Chinese Language and Culture. Students who have Chinese foundation courses can choose any courses in university.
Part of the courses is taught in English. You can see more details on the website of our university.
There are stores, banks, and a fitness center in the university. Large supermarkets, shopping center and entertainment center are next to the university. Hunan Normal University is in the centre of Changsha, it will take you only 10 minutes to go to downtown by bus. You will find staying in Hunan Normal University is comfortable and convenient.
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