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About HNU

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Hunan  Normal University is located in Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province, a  city of beautiful scenery and outstanding intellectuals. Hunan Normal  University has inherited the great tradition of the broad and profound  Huxiang Culture and has cultivated a good atmosphere for academic research in  the field of liberal arts. Since its founding in 1938, it has experienced 72  years of growth thus keeping pace with the times. It is now ranked among the  100 key universities of China because of its rich academic fruits and trend  towards development.
 The mission statement of Hunan Normal University "puts stress on  fundamental and quality education, while placing equal stress on the  cultivation of both application personnel and research personnel". Up to  2010, it has cultivated over 300,000 students, including 4,000 international  students. Hunan Normal University enjoys a high reputation in society for its  excellent quality education.
 The main campus of Hunan Normal University lies between Xiangjiang River and  jade green Yuelu Mountain. Because of its beautiful scenery and tranquil  environment, you will find this campus a pleasant atmosphere in which to  study Chinese and Chinese traditional culture and arts. We warmly welcome all  overseas friends who are interested in Chinese culture to visit Hunan Normal  University. We firmly believe that you will become excellent students who  will be proficient in both Chinese and Chinese culture. Moreover, your study  at this university will provide you with life-long benefits.