Chang'an University



Chang’an University was merged by the former Xi’an Highway University, Xi’an Engineering Institute, Northwest Institute of Construction Engineering on April 18th, 2000. Thus, the course of development of Chang’an University reflects the history and development of its three predecessors.


Chang’an University has 22 schools or departments, 5 national-level key disciplines, 26 provincial-level key disciplines, 8 post-doctoral research stations, 8 first-level and 50 second-level doctoral programs, 26 first-level and 118 second-level master programs, 78 undergraduate specialties as well as 9 fields of degree conferment of Mater of Public Management and Master of Industrial and Commercial Management, and 16 enrollment fields of masters in engineering.


Our university is equipped with outstanding research conditions, possessing 2 national engineering laboratories, 20 provincial and ministerial key labs and engineering research centers and 2 key research bases for humanities and social sciences of Shaanxi Province.

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University Ranking

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Student Life

Campus life

The University devotes to promoting such activities as “introducing classic art into campus”, “introducing excellent films into campus” by successively inviting The National Ballet of China, China National Symphony Orchestra Choir, China National Peking Opera Company and Suzhou Kunqu Opera of Jiangsu Province to play in our university, and by inviting such socialites and distinguished scholars as Wu Jianmin, Yu Qiuyu, Ouyang Ziyuan and Zhao Peng to give a lecture in our university.

Sports facilities

Chang’an University aims to develop various scientific, recreational and sports activities with diverse forms, colorful content and elegant styles by setting enriching campus life and cultivating university spirit as our goal, by holding expanding knowledge, improving ability, perfecting quality and nurturing mortality as our purpose, by keeping colonel-level activities as the model and departmental-level activities as the focal point, and by treating a series of festivals such as art festival, sport festival, science festival and culture festival as the focus.

Student Reviews

Sweet review
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Its very pleasing, every teacher and staffs are helpful

Review of a future entrepreneur
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Great academic programs but professors aren’t fluent in English

My Experience as a MSc. Student at Chang'an University
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My experience at Chang'an University in Xi'an City of Shaanxi Province in China can be described as professionally progressive. Academically almost everything worked out for me. All my classes were not just theoretical but also practical and class interaction with the lecturers is/was cardinal. I got support from almost all the lecturers from the department of water and...

Xi’an, Shaanxi Sheng, China

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