Zhejiang University

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University in Hangzhou, China

About Zhejiang University

According to Wikipedia, Zhejiang University , informally known as Zheda , is a public research university, and a member of the elite C9 League. It is located in Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province. Founded in 1897, Zhejiang University is one of China's oldest, most selective, and most prestigious institutions of higher education. The university is organized into 7 faculties, 37 colleges, schools, and departments offering more than 140 undergraduate and 300 graduate programs.

What Is Zhejiang University Known For?

Zhejiang University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Zhejiang University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Zhejiang University's Most Influential Alumni?

Zhejiang University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Education, and Earth Sciences. Here are some of Zhejiang University's most famous alumni:

Tsung-Dao Lee
Tsung-Dao Lee
A Chinese-American physicist.
Chien-Shiung Wu
Chien-Shiung Wu
A Chinese-American experimental physicist.
Gu Chaohao
Gu Chaohao
A Chinese mathematician.
Yu Dafu
Yu Dafu
A Chinese writer.
Chen Duxiu
A Chinese politician and co-founder of Communist Party of China .
Hu Qiaomu
A Contemporary of founders of People's Republic of China .
Wu Guanzhong
Wu Guanzhong
A Chinese painter .
Lu Yongxiang
A Chinese engineer.
Xu Guangxian
A Chinese chemist.
Jiang Menglin
A Chinese academic .
Xu Liangying
A Chinese physicist.
T. Tony Cai
T. Tony Cai
A Statistician.