Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU)

XJTLU campus buildings

The first joint-venture university approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education.

Xian Jiaotong Liverpool logo

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU)* was founded in 2006 as a joint venture between Xi’an Jiaotong University in China and the University of Liverpool in the United Kingdom. Laureate has formed a strategic alliance with XJTLU focusing on international collaboration and ongoing educational opportunities. XJTLU is a research-based university, offering undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 5,000 students at its campus in the ancient city of Suzhou. XJTLU is a not-for-profit institution.

* Affiliated through the University of Liverpool's partnership with Laureate.

Visit the university’s website at www.xjtlu.edu.cn.

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Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University offers programs and undergraduate (Benke) degrees in biological sciences, computer science and software engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, electronic science and technology, management, mathematical sciences, modern languages and telecommunications engineering.

XJTLU holds Tier 1 University accreditation, which is among the most respected in China.

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University was one of the first international joint ventures to be approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education. In 2011, XJTLU was awarded the title of “the most influential Sino-Foreign Higher Education Institution in China” at the Fourth China Education Annual Gala.