Xinjiang Agricultural University (XAU) is a key institute of higher education under the administration of the government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
It is located in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang. Its environment is beautiful, exquisite and quiet and since its greenery is extensive, it is well known as a garden university. XAU was initially established in 1952 and has almost 20 colleges of Agronomy, Forestry, Animal Science, Machinery & Traffic, Water Hydrology & Civil Engineering, Economy & Management, Humanity & Society Sciences, Horticulture, Food Science, Grassland & Environmental Science, Animal Medicine, Computer & Information Engineering, Foreign Languages, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics & Physics, Chinese Languages, Pharmacy, and International Education.
There are 50 disciplines for a Bachelor’s Degree, 37 disciplines for a Master’s Degree, 6 disciplines for a Doctorate and 4 post–doctoral mobile stations. The number of faculty at XAU is over 800 and the number of students is over 20,000.
From 1986 to the present, there have been more than 800 long-term and short-term foreign students from 20 countries who have finished their study and graduated from XAU in the different disciplines of Chinese language, Uygur language, Kazak language, animal husbandry and grassland, etc.
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region where XAU is located is a multi-ethnic inhabited area. Its strong ethnic customs, unusual Nature, modernistic city construction, and high-speed economy development are fascinating for people from all over the world to study, invest in, and visit. Internationals are very welcome to XAU for further and higher education.