China West Normal University

China West Normal University (CWNU), a Sichuan provincial key university high ranking tertiary institution, has been striving, over the past 6 decades, to “ be a cornerstone in education in Sichuan Province, serving China’s Western regions as well as the rest of the country”. The education philosophy embodies teachers’ devotion to professional ethics and to the student as a whole person in intellectual, professional, moral, cultural, social and physical spheres.

Master's Programmes



Since its founding in 1946, the University has transitioned through many improvements from the privately run Northern Sichuan College of Workers and Peasants, to today’s modern and progressive tertiary institution “China West Normal University” .


The University currently offers 55 undergraduate specialties majors and 16 associate degree programs, including 7 national-level distinctive specialties, a sports training specialty approved by MOE to conduct independent entrance examination and recruitment, 1 national-level teaching team, 1national-level excellent course, 16 provincial distinctive undergraduate specialties, 7 provincial teaching teams, and 41 provincial excellence courses.


By assigning to top priority to academic research and diversity, CWNU has developed several distinctive specialties such as wild animals and plants protection & regulation, Chinese classical literature, zoology, theory of political science, Marxist theory, studies of historical literature, studies of higher education, organic chemistry, and theoretical physics.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

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Student Life

Campus life

Currently CWNU consists of two campuses, a new campus with a magnificent location and the original one with charming features, covering a total area of 2,500 mu with a developed area of 903,400 square meters.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Actually university is very good. Teachers are very experienced and supportive too. But I am very interested to study music that's why I wants to continue somewhere else where I can study music

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

U.S.P is worth studing. It is just ourselves to be committed in our studies

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I have studied graphic design and did job in a international Company as UI and UX designer. Want to explore it more to get good grip

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