Sanming University (SMU) is a public provincial university offering undergraduate programs with the formal approval of the State Ministry of Education in May, 2004. It was originally known as Fujian Teachers’ School which was established in 1903 by Chen Baochen, a teacher of the last Chinese emperor Puyi at the end of Qing Dynasty (1644-1911).
Located in Sanming, a newly-developed industrial city in Fujian Province and also a China’s Top Tourist City, Sanming University has over 1000 faculty and staff members, 15,000 full-time students, and a collection of 1.9 million books. Sanming University is situated in the city of Sanming, which is one of the excellent cities of tourism in the east of China and is famous for its natural and cultural sights. With convenient traffic system, it only takes one and a half hours from Sanming to Fuzhou, capital of Fujian Province and two hours to Xiamen. SMU lays continuous emphasis on its intro-university construction including the structuring of disciplines and the improvement of teaching quality. Meanwhile, SMU has been actively promoting international communication and cooperation. At present, we have already established partnership with the universities and institutions of America, Australia, Japan, Ukraine, etc.
Thge university welcomes excellent international students to study here, to build a prosperous career and to create a bright future. Sanming University superiority is a travel destination with good geographical location, Traditional Shaxian Delicacies renowned at home and abroad, Shaxian Delicacies, famous traditional Chinese snacks, are considered part of the food heritage of China. With over hundred varieties of snacks, Shaxian Delicacies can meet the flavors of different people, Affordable tuition, reasonable living cost, Tuition fee is less than that of other similar universities.
A relatively reasonable living cost can also be another great advantage of studying and living here, A broad spectrum of degree programs open to foreign applicants, SMU offers 36 undergraduate programs for foreign applicants, covering seven disciplinary fields: engineering, management, liberal arts, science, arts, eduction and economics, etc. Sanming University covers an area of about 67.5 hectares, nearly half of which is used for different kinds of buildings, including 15.05 hectares for teaching and administration and 13.17 hectares for students’ apartment. A collection of more than 1.9 million books have been well-kept in the library including 998 thousand volumes of e-books. Teaching instruments and equipment value more than 89 million RMB. Information-based system and network application is sufficient for the operation of the university. Sanming University has 1,021 staffs, including 58 professors, 205 associate professors and 364 lecturers.
The faculty is composed of over 674 full-time teachers, 65.28% with a Master’s degree and 36.21% with advanced academic titles. Among the high-quality teaching staff, there are four honored as the provincial outstanding university teachers. At present, the number of students enrolled has reached 14,883 in total. Sanming University mainly provides studies with Chinese Language and Literature, Physical Education (concentration on Martial Arts), Fine Arts(concentration on Chinese Painting), Animation, Product Design, Tourism Management and Service Education, Internet of Things Engineering, Mechanical Design& Manufacture and Automation, Electronic Information Engineering, Bioengineering, Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Technology, Chemistry (concentration on High Polymer Material ).
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Sanming University that are published in OMICS International journals.