Agricultural College is located in the Southern Part of Henan Province,
Central China, bordering on Shihe River on the north, lying at the
foot of Mt. Xianshan on the west, overlooked by Mt. Jigongshan, one
of the famous summer resorts in China on the south.
Traffic transportation is favorably advantageous in Xinyang City,
with Beijing-Guangzhou railway line, Beijing-Guangzhou Express highway
and Nanjing-Xi’an Railway line crisscrossing Xinyang City, facilitating
traveling around. It merely takes three hours by train from here to
Zhengzhou to its north and Wuhan to its south. Moreover, the temperature
here is, on average, warm and pleasant.
campus is credited with a combination of amazingly natural scenery
and artificial sights. Small paths wind through green trees in which
all kinds of birds are chirping merrily, thus constituting an ideal
place for both teaching and learning.
This college, which was formerly founded in 1910 as Ru-Ningfu Secondary
Industrial School, is affiliated to Henan Provincial Education Commission.
Now the school covers an area of 400 mu, including construction area
up to 160,000 square meter and a modern library in collection of 300,000
books and magazines. The journal of Xinyang Agricultural College (a
bimonthly focusing on natural science edition, ISSN 1008-4916; CN
41-1264) is in circulation both at home and abroad.
It is now staffed with 480 faculties, including 123 professors and
associate professors and 144 lecturers respectively, among which seven
received their doctorate degrees and another 30 were granted their
master's degrees. The college accommodates 6,000 students, including
correspondence students. There are 8 departments, inclusive of foreign
languages and literature, computer, science, agronomy, animal husbandry,
biologic engineering, horticulture, aquiculture, economic management
college boasts two highly equipped experiment buildings that accommodate
key laboratories and research centers like Computer and Network Teaching
and Research Center, Rice and Breeding Research Institute, Tea Research
Institute, Aquaculture Research Institute, Lawn Engineering Research
Institute, Microorganism And Appliance Research Institute, Foodstuff
Processing Research Institute, and etc. Additionally, the college
has High-tech Aquacultural Breeding Experiment Base, Tea Experimental
Base, Fishery Farm, Orchards, Foodstuff Processing Plant and Chicken
In consideration of the college's future development and prosperity
and our mutual cooperation, we positively adopt various preferential
measures to encourage comprehensive cooperation with universities
or institutes at home and abroad on the basis of mutual trust and
benefit. So we sincerely expect to share our current teaching and
research resources and to tap our potentials for further cooperation
in all fields concerned.