About Double First-class Initiative
Double First-class University Project, also known as the “Double-First Class” initiative, Double First Class University Plan, which mainly contains the university list published by Chinese authorities in late September 2018 for developing a number of world-class universities and disciplines by the end of 2050 and improving China higher education power and international competitiveness.
The Double First Class University project is different from “985 project”and “211 project”, but which holds same goal for strengthening Chinese international education level. The university list was released through a series of competitive selection, expert evaluation and government assessment in a way of periodic screening, which supported and approved by State Council, the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Finance.
- World-class Universities
- List of “Double First-Class” university project
- There are 137 Chinese universities were selected in Double First Class University list in fist batch, among which contains 42 world-class universities and 95 world-class disciplines.
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- Firstly, all universities which were selected in the list of Double first Class University will develop and strengthen its interational education level.To some degree, all universities will put more energy to reach this goal under the support of government.
- Secondly, all universities or disciplines can be listed which means their outstanding education powerl and superiority. Students can make use of these advantages when they hesitate to choose study in which Chinese university.
- Of course, there are many other good universities in China except Double-first Class Universities, students can choose the university which is suitable for themselves career development.
- In conclusion, the Double first class university can provide more Chinese Universities information for international students when they choose to study in China. Students can do the decision through combining different factors, for example take different university plan as reference when they choose the university and the major.