China West Normal University (CWNU), a Sichuan provincial key university high ranking tertiary institution,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. The university has many different kinds of functional classrooms, with an area of 104,000 square meters. An experimental building has an area of 110,000 square meters, including respective laboratory buildings for both Arts and Science colleges, college of Fine Art, college of Music, a school-owned museum, and a Specimen Building. In addition, two libraries house a total collection of 2,226,000 volumes and 7,740 varieties of magazines and newspapers. CWNU is fully equipped for extracurricular student life, from the student dormitories and five convenient dining halls or cafeteria, to various teaching and training facilities for physical education, including track-and –field stadiums, multifunctional gymnasiums, courts, playing fields and swimming pools.
CWNU, currently comprised of 23 colleges, now offers a wide spectrum of programs leading to Master’s degrees in education, agriculture, sports, and higher education, under the umbrella of 15 first-tier disciplines and 102 second-tier discipline. 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. Empowered by such academic strength, our teachers have earned a total of 39 national and provincial teaching awards for higher education, including 2 national second-rate awards.
CWNU has embarked upon a cooperation with higher education institutions and research institutes in the U.S., France, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Bolivia, Taiwan and Hong Kong, promoting the exchange of students. Now CWNU has signed inter-collegiate cooperation agreements with 7 SUNY (State of University of New York ) branches, Ithaca College, Eastern Mennonite University, USW ( the University of Suwon) of the South Korea and colleges and universities in the Taiwan area. Till January 2019, the international college of xihua normal university had enrolled international students from more than 20 countries, including the United States, the United Kingdom, India, Pakistan, Nepal, Laos, South Africa, Madagascar and cote d 'ivoire for study Chinese language、bachelor and master majors.