[The Advantage of the University:]Founded in 1928, Anhui Normal University is a provincial governed key normal university and a comprehensive university with full support by Anhui Provincial Government. The university is one of the earliest groups of institutions of higher learning approved by the State Council to accept international students enjoying Chinese government scholarships, and one of the first National Educational Bases of Chinese Language and Culture for Overseas Chinese. It is also the Anhui Provincial Centre of Chinese Language International and the one of the Training Bases for Teachers of teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language. Besides, it has been honored as one of “ the Ten Most Beautiful Chinese Universities”.
[地理和旅游优势] 安徽师范大学所在地芜湖市是安徽省第二大城市，是最受外国人喜欢的中国20个现代化城市之一，风景优美、气候适宜、经济发达、社会安定、交通便捷、生活舒适。 学校傍长江，东邻南京、上海，南接九华山、黄山。距离南京国际机场一小时路程.
[The Advantage of Location&Tourism:]
Anhui Normal University is located in Wuhu, the second largest city in Anhui Province with picturesque scenery, mild climate, advanced economy, stable society, convenient transportation and comfortable living circumstances. All these make it one of the twenty cities enjoying the most popularity among the foreigners. The university lies at the low reaches of the Yangtze River, with Nanjing and Shanghai to its east and Jiu Hua Mountain and Yellow Mountain to its south. It takes in less than one-hour of drive from Wuhu to the Nanjing International Airport
[学科优势]学校设有17个学院， 45个博士点、128个硕士点、84个本科专业。现有教师3千余人，学生3万余名，在校本硕及汉语进修留学生近200人。中文专业具有1个博士点、1个博士后流动站，对外汉语专业具有本科和硕士学位授予权。 我校所有专业都可以接收外国留学生。
[The Advantage of Disciplines:] The university has 17 colleges, 45doctoral programs, 128 post graduated programs,84 undergraduate majors. So far, there are over 3000 teaching staffs, 30,000 registered students as well as nearly 200 international undergraduates, post graduates and general and advanced students. There are a doctoral program and a center for post-doctoral studies in its Chinese Language major while the TCAFL majors have been approved to award the Bachelors or Master degrees. All major courses in the university are open to international students.
[The Advantage of Teaching Quality:]
First-rate Faculty The College of International Education is fully authorized to be in charge of international student applications in Anhui Normal University and has plenty of professional TCAFL teachers with doctorate or master degrees and rich overseas teaching experience.
First-rate Teaching The College of International Education has many well-equipped classrooms and an appropriate scale of foreign students. All its classes have developed into a pattern of “small-size-class teaching, classified guidance, selected course and extracurricular activity aided teaching” which provides a precious opportunity for each foreign student to acquire sound education and concerns. Our international students are always heading the list in the test of HSK and one of them even ranked the first among the test-takers in Nanjing area. In addition, it’s more convenient for international students to take HSK since the college has the exclusive Hanban-approved network test site in Anhui province.
Multi-level enrollment The College of International Education can meet the different learning needs of students. For instance, it provides Chinese training for short-term or long-term, Chinese language and literature major at the undergraduate level, etc. Moreover, the college has successfully held Chinese Language Headmaster Training Class, Chinese Language Teacher Training Class and “Root-seeking” Winter Camp for Outstanding Young Overseas Chinese which are organized by Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council.
Various Kinds of Scholarships There are Chinese Government Scholarships, Confucius Institute Scholarships,Anhui Government Scholarshis and Scholarships to excellent international students who have been studying in Anhui Normal University for more than one year.
[Chinese language and culture learning items]
1. Short term Chinese culture learning through exchange
Content of Chinese course: Chinese quick learning, daily dialogue, Tai Chi (a kind of traditional Chinese shadow boxing ), calligraphy, painting, Chinese folk music, traditional physical training for health care in China, folk-custom, HSK training of high intensity, and so on.
Activity on culture tour:
Students can enjoy the scenery along the Yangzi River, visit the places of historic interest and scenic spots in Wuhu, holy Buddhism places like mount Jiuhua, Yellow mountain, and beautiful spots like Xidi, Hongcun. You can also visit big cities like Nanjing, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Shanghai, and so on.
2. Long term Chinese language learning
Compulsory course: Comprehensive reading, Chinese listening, oral Chinese, reading, writing, journal reading, translation, Chinese culture, etc.
Elective courses: Chinese grammar training, Chinese pronunciation, skills for HSK, appreciation of traditional Chinese culture, martial arts in China, calligraphy, painting, etc.
3. Learning items for bachelor’s degree
All the majors in Anhui Normal University are access to international students before they pass pre-major language tests (HSK).
For Chinese proficiency(new HSK), students need to reach level 4 in at least 180 points in order to apply to different majors of bachelor degree. Those who have not reach the required level can first study in the College of International Education for half a year to one year for compensational Chinese learning.
4. Learning items for Master’s degree
All the master-degree majors in Anhui Normal University are access to international students before they pass pre-major language tests (HSK)..
For Chinese proficiency (new HSK), students need to reach level 4 in at least 180 points in order to apply to different master-degree majors.
学校地址：中国 安徽省 芜湖市 北京东路1号， 邮政编码：241000
Address: 1 East Beijing Road, Wuhu City, Anhui Province, China
Web site address: http://cie.ahnu.edu.cn/