Introduction of Schools and Departments

School of Adult Education

The School of Adult Education is a secondary college of Nanjing University of the Arts, the teaching, administration and students’ status management of which are all governed by Nanjing University of the Arts. It enrolls students from around China in accordance with the enrollment plan made by the Department of Education, Jiangsu Province. Upon graduation, students will get a diploma stamped by Jiangsu Department of Education, sealed by Nanjing University of the Arts, and recognized by the state. With the diploma, students of the College of Adult Education will be able to, upon graduation, enjoy the same treatment as can be obtained from the national education series. Students passing the degree examination upon graduation as an undergraduate will be granted a bachelor’s degree by Nanjing University of the Arts.

Nanjing University of the Arts College of Adult Education has a complete set of disciplines and teaching systems, as well as advanced teaching aids. On the basis of the existing faculty of Nanjing University of the Arts, it has formed its own faculty team and a team of management cadres featured by good moral and professional qualities, higher educational degrees, excellent professional abilities and a rational structure of professional titles. As for the educational systems, it has more than 30 majors under 3 educational systems-the system for full-time undergraduates, that for vocational students and that for students attending its night classes.

Nanjing University of the Arts College of Adult Education has over 2,000 students at school. In the past decade, it has cultivated more than 8,000 students, lots of whom have made outstanding achievements in art creations and art performances of all types at all levels. Students often take part in major performances held by the state and governmental organizations at all levels. Many students won awards in national, provincial, municipal and international exhibitions, performances or competitions. With outstanding achievements, they received the commendation of Jiangsu Provincial People's Government.

While paying special attention to teaching, the College of Adult Education actively carries out teaching studies and practice activities. It has set up several art education research institutions, training departments, bases of practice, and the Youth Experimental Ensemble, providing extensive stages for art practices for the students.