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Nanjing University Of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics was established in October, 1952. It is located in Nanjing, the ancient capital of six dynasties. Minggugong Campus is situated on the remains of the ancient Ming Palace, and Jiangjunlu Campus is situated in Jiangning Economic and Technological Development Zone, covering an area of more than 460 acres with a building area of 856, 000 square meters. The library has a collection of over 2, 000, 000 volumes. Now the total number of registered students is 23, 600, including 15, 800 undergraduates, 6, 800 postgraduates, and 300 international students. NUAA also has 5, 200 part-time students. NUAA has a staff of 3, 000, among whom over 1, 600 are faculty members and researchers, including about 900 professors and associate professors, 11 CAS academicians, 269 Ph.D. supervisors, 3 members of Academic Degree Committee under the State Council, 4 "Changjiang Scholar Award" professors, 13 professors with national or provincial recognition for their outstanding contributions, 135 experts who enjoy special government allowance.


NUAA has gone through 3 historic periods since 1952, evolving from a teaching-oriented university to a research-oriented university. NUAA is a national key university characteristic of science and engineering. It enjoys a well-balanced development of multiple disciplines in engineering and technology, management sciences, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences with the characteristics of aeronautics, astronautics and civil aviation. NUAA has successfully entered the "211 Project" and become one of the 52 universities with the graduate school.

NUAA has set up 83 research institutes, such as unmanned aircraft vehicle research institute and helicopter technology research institute, and 51 laboratories including 1 National Key Laboratory, 12 Ministerial Key Laboratories, 2 National Engineering Teaching Bases and 2 National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centre, providing the first class facilities and conditions for teaching and research.



Within only 57 years, NUAA has created a campus culture with unique characteristics. Motivated by the motto "cooperative, economical, practical and creative", the faculty and students have made great achievements. For 18 years in succession NUAA has gained the titles of "Civil Unit in Jiangsu Province", "National Model Family", "National Advanced Unit of Education Union ", "National Advanced Unit in Administrating Affairs Openly" and other honorary titles.

Turning from a teaching-oriented university to a research-oriented university, NUAA decides to implement the strategy of "relying on faculty and students, giving full play to potentials, highlighting features, accelerating development". Faced with new challenges and opportunities, the administration, faculty and students are determined to build NUAA into a first class university with international renown.

Location: Nanjing, China


Programs Available



Aeronautical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering and Automation
Software Engineering and Management
Flight Vehicle Design & Engineering

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Master Degree


Measurement & Test Techniques and Instrument 
Thermal Energy Engineering
Communication & Information System
Control Theory & Engineering
Vehicle Operation Engineering  
Aerospace Manufacture Engineering
Management Science & Engineering

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