Northwest A&F University is a national key university directly under the jurisdiction of Chinese Ministry of Education. The university is located in Yangling Demonstration Zone of Agricultural Hi-tech Industries, a famous agricultural town, 80 km west of Xi’an, capital of Shaanxi Province.
Northwest A&F University is a comprehensive university with well-developed programs in agriculture, forestry and water resources. The university is strong in disciplines of dryland agriculture, pedology, crop genetics and breeding, animal genetics and breeding, agricultural economics and management, agricultural entomology and pest integrated management, agricultural water and soil engineering, plant pathology, clinical vet. It has 17 colleges (departments) with 59 undergraduate programs, 105 master’s programs, 71 doctoral programs and 8 post-doctoral programs. It has more than 20,000 undergraduates and about 5,000 postgraduate.
Northwest A&F University is one of the universities in China qualified to accept international students and Chinese Government Scholarship sponsored students. The students with outstanding academic records may apply for the university scholarship.