Bachelor, Master, Associate degree, Doctor of Philosophy degree
Southwest University (SWU) is a national key university under the direct administration of the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, one of the "211" project universities, with a famous garden-style campus. With the development of over 110 years, SWU has established 35 faculties/colleges covering 12 out of 13 disciplinary categories including philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, sciences, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management and art, offering 22 postdoctoral programs, 100 doctoral programs, 168 master programs, and 97 bachelor programs.
SWU has developed its distinctive schooling characteristics in teacher education and agriculture research. It excels in a number of disciplines including pedagogy, psychology, agronomy, life science, economics and management. Among them, the silkworm genome research takes the lead in the world, while chemistry, agriculture, botany and zoology rank ESI top 1% among the global universities and research institutions, and fundamental psychology and pedagogy rank top 5 in China.
Now the total number of the students at SWU has reached more than 100,000, nearly half of whom are full-time undergraduates and postgraduates. SWU is committed to international academic exchange and cooperation and has set up international cooperative and exchange programs with more than 130 universities and research institutions in more than 30 countries and regions. Since the 1950’s, SWU has been enrolling international students. Now, there are over 2200 international students from over 90 countries and regions studying at SWU for their bachelor, master, doctoral degrees or for Chinese language studies every year.