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Chang'an University

Chang'an University
Former names
Xi'an Highway University
Motto 弘毅明德 笃学创新[1]
Established 1951
Type Public University
Students 29,000
Location Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

Chang'an University (Chinese: 长安大学; pinyin: Cháng'ān Dàxué) is a university located in Xi'an, China. Chang'an is the ancient name of Xi'an which means "Perpetual Peace" in Classical Chinese. It is one of the State "211 Project" key development universities and is directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education. The university was formed by the merger of the former Xi'an Highway University, Xi'an Engineering Institute and Northwest Institute of Construction Engineering on April 18, 2000. It has five campuses (The Main, Yanta, Xiaozhai, Weishui and Taibai) in Xi'an.


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External links

  • Chang'an University Website (Chinese)

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