Motto 笃信好学 自然宽和
Motto in English Be a naturally easy-going person with serious belief and knowledge


South-Central University for Nationalities (SCUN) was founded in 1951 and is located in Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei Province in central China. The current president is Li JinLin

Located by the coast of the South Lake in Wuhan, China’s central metropolis, SCUN boasts a library collection of 2.8 million volumes of books.

According to (2016), SCUN is ranked 191st among Chinese universities.

The modern buildings with ethnic styles lie in the shades of green trees and beautiful flowers all the year round. With a serene environment, especially a view of a mirror-like lake and green hills, and the fragrance of osmanthus flowers all over, the university is an ideal place for study, research and living.

a picture with mother nature
a harmonious learning environment
General statistics  
Students at school 26,000
Library collection      2.8 million volumes
Campus Area 256 acres
Construction Area 1,000,000 m2


Staff and Faculty  
Full-time faculty 1300
Professors and Associate Professor 750
Doctor’s and Master’s Supervisors 450
Provincial Experts 34
Talents for New-century State Talents Program 4
Teachers with State Council Special Subsidy 29
Teachers with Doctor’s or Master’s Degree 89%