The University was founded in the year 1906 in Nanjing. The university has a total count of more than 50,535 students and an academic staff of 1917 teachers and professors. It is also the first university to have recruitments for foreign students. And not it's considered to be the university having the highest number of foreign students for Study MBBS in China. The university is well known for many famous subjects like engineering, chemistry, medicine, economics, journalism, and communication.