Founded in 1949, Qinghai Nationalities University is situated in Qinghai province, which is the hinterland of the Qinghai-Tibet plateau and located along the Huang River of Xining city. It retains strong ethnic characteristics and splendid cultures of various nationalities are woven together. Qinghai Nationalities University is a comprehensive nationalities university which specializes in liberal artsï¼and it educates undergraduate, master and doctoral students of different nationalities. In particular, the subjects of Tibetan studies, ethnology, Tibetan medicine and law are in a unique position in Qinghai province, which also created great influence in China. Covering an area of 0.68 square kilometers, it has about 12,000 students, who come from 30 provinces and autonomous regions and consists of 36 ethnic groups including Han, Tibetan, Hui, Tu, Salar, Mongolian, etc.Qinghai Nationalities University is the main university to train international students in Qinghai province and able to receive China Government Scholarship students. With its advantages on Chinese and Ethnic Chinese majors, the university develops foreign language and Tibetan language education extensively as well as Bachelor Degree education and Master education on relevant majors, and instructs foreign students on research in ethnology and anthropology. Up to now, the university has trained more than 2000 long-term and short-term overseas students from over 30 countries including America, Italy, Brazil, Korean, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Australia, Sudan and Hong Kong, Taiwan of China. Qinghai Nationalities University has established relationships and is undertaking education cooperation with 25 overseas universities, such as Dresden Industrial University of Germany, Nanzan University of Japan, the Malaya University of Malaysia, Fort Hays State University of USA, Dong-Eui University of Korea, the African International University of Sudan, Chin-yi University of Technology, Fo Guang University, Vanung University of China Taiwan.