Yan'an University is in the revolutionary holy land of Yan'an, the Chinese Communist Party founded the first comprehensive university in 1941. The school is now affiliated with 18 faculties, one independent colleges and 5 affiliated hospitals and offers 60 undergraduate programs.
Shaanxi Provincial People's Government, Ministry of Education to build Yan'an University. Yan'an University has become a company with 13 colleges (including 1 Continuing Education Institute, 1 Vocational and Technical College, 1 independent college) 2 Department of 40 undergraduate majors, 13 master degree professional, 9 specialists professional synthesis the University.
Yan'an University is listed in the National Natural Science Foundation of regional science fund declaration unit with existing general undergraduate 15350 people, 1610 graduate students, adult students 11,957 people, there are 1376 faculty members , 859 full-time teachers, including senior titles 380 people. There are 42 teaching and research laboratories, having more than 13, 620 multimedia classrooms seating capacity and having 3 Library in around 64 million square meters with 1.19 million books which is the largest library information center in northern Shaanxi