Xidian University (XDU) dedicates primarily to the electronics and information research and education, with an integration of a wide range of academic subjects covering engineering, science, humanities and social sciences.
It is one of the universities funded by Project 211 and Project 985 Innovation Platform for Superiority Subject, one of the first 35 universities having model School of Software and one of the first 9 universities having model School of Microelectronics. It is an essential base of IT talents fostering and high level scientific research innovation in China.
XDU has over 35,000 students including over 12,000 graduates. The university consists of 18 schools.XDU is one of the pioneer universities which establish the majors of information theory, information systems engineering, radar, microwave antenna, electronic machinery. In the fields of electronics and information, XDU possesses distinctive advantages and features in cultivation and scientific research. There are 14 doctorate disciplines, 32 master disciplines, 9 centers for post-doctoral studies and 53 undergraduate programs. In the Fourth National Assessment of First-level Disciplines, electronics ranks first, information and telecommunications engineering ranks third and computer science and technology ranks seventh in China.
XDU has established cooperative relationships with 144 universities and institutions in more than 80 countries and regions.62 joint laboratories have been founded with multinational corporations, including Microsoft, IBM, Intel, SAP, TI, AD, etc.
Since its establishment in 1931, XDU has cultivated more than 250,000 graduates in the fields of electronics and engineering. XDU has been making great efforts to upgrade itself into a world first-class university featured in electronics and information science. Today, Xidian's mission is to attract and foster global talents making technology serve people better. Our vision is to lead China's western region to connect with the rest of the world. Our core values are open, embrace, cooperate and share.