Jimei University, one of the key universities in Fujian Province, is a multi-disciplined university with a history of 99 years. Jimei University was founded by the famous patriotic overseas Chinese leader. Mr. Tan Kah-Kee (Chen Jiageng). Now, it has a student population of more than 27,000 and a faculty of over 1500 among whom, 200 are professors and 570 associate professors. The University’s motto of “Sincerity and Perseverance” is a precious spiritual heritage handed down by Mr. Tan Kah-Kee, which has undergone a long and glorious development process and it enjoys great fame far and wide.
Jimei University puts much emphasis on its international communication and cooperation. It has carried out a wide range of academic exchange and research cooperation with more than 100 universities and research institutions in more than 20 countries and regions including the
. It is one of the earlier universities of its kind in Fujian Province entitled to enroll international students, students from Hong Kong, Macao and
, and overseas Chinese students.