Tongling University stands as one of the universities of recent times. Though the university has been established in recent times and possesses a very less historical background, it leads among all the universities of china in the streams of economy, management, law & literature. The University is a higher learning institution and is famous for its provincial application-oriented model based teaching. The university was founded and established in the year 2003. The un9iversity is situated in the Anhui province within the city of Tongling. Later on in the upcoming latest decade of 21st century, the university has decided to introduce itself to higher education in a global manner, i.e., the university has established cooperative relationships and friendly collaborations with more many universities in United States, Korea, UK, Argentina. In year of 2008, the university appointed & put forward a teacher to St. Thomas University, Chile. Since 2010, the university has enabled the movement of scholars among universities globally, more than 30 visiting scholars were sent to cooperative universities annually and more than 10 scholars from abroad universities in US, Korea, Argentina were allowed for study within the campuses of Tongling.
Many schools were associated to the university striving together to achieve the outstanding fame of he university that originated since decades. The total number of the graduate schools that were associated with the university were 12 in number with about 43 UG programs within the seven streams of engineering, literature, economy, management, art, law, science. The University is associated with 2 teaching organizations & 16 scientific research centers as well. Among these, Wanjiang Economic Development Research Center, Bronze Culture Research Center and Optoelectronics Application Center were all well-known research centers within the province of Anhui.
As of the latest records, the university holds about 16000 full-time students and the total number of staff members currently associated with the university were 788 among which, 200 individuals were serving as full time professors. There were two campuses currently holding the university. The total area would measure almost or more than 873,630 square meters among which construction area of about 338,000 square meters. The university is highly equipped with teaching facilities and equipments that would make a worth of about 59 million Yuan. There were total about 940,000 volumes of books and 1,500 different journals that would be published in Chinese and other languages within the university. The official journal of the university is Journal of Tongling University.
Tongling University has achieved remarkable success among the streams of teaching reform (or) reform indulgment, talent cultivation, scientific research and construction of teaching staff. While discussing about Tongling, one should never forget about Shen hao, one of the outstanding graduates, who was honored as National Moral Models, the People’s Satisfactory Civil Servants, a Model Grassroots Cadres and an Outstanding Communist Party Member. In order to cultivate Shen Hao’s Spirit, and make a remembrance, the university has built “Shen Hao Spirit Inheritance Memorial Hall and Undergraduate Students Education Base”. Eventually Tongling University has been honored with the great titles of Anhui Civilized Unit, Anhui Provincial University’s Ideological and Political Work Advanced Unit, Anhui Provincial Graduates Work Advanced Unit, Anhui Provincial University Students’ Social Practice Advanced Unit, Anhui Province Health Work Advanced Unit, National College Rear-Service Ten-year Socialization Reform Advanced Unit, and Anhui Province Model Green Model Unit.