Located in beautiful coastal cityDalian,LiaoningNormal University(LNNU) was founded in 1951, which is the largest and key teacher education center inLiaoningprovince.

    Currently, the University has more than 1400 faculties and staffs, about 20,000 students including more than 1000 foreign students from over 40 countries, such as USA, Japan, Russia, Germany and South Korea, etc.

     LNNU has established 21 colleges and centers, offering 83 undergraduate courses, 160 graduate courses,45 PhD courses and 3 postdoc programs.  Academic research is conducted at several centers in campus, such as the Research Center for Basic Course of Ministry of Education, the Key Research Center in the Humanities and Science of Ministry of Education, the Marine Economy and Sustainable Development Research Centre of LNNU, the National Level Continuing Education Training Center for Secondary and Elementary School Teachers, the Authorized National Information Training Center, the Center for Chinese Language Learning of Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council, the Dalian Examination Center for HSK Chinese Proficiency Test, the Confucius Institutes at University of Miami(Ohio), Milan,the Dalian Examination Center for Overseas Computerized of Ministry of Education, the International Japanese Language Testing Center, IELTS Testing Center, and the Remote Learning center. LNNU also hosts anInternationalBusinessSchool, a branch campus ofSouthwest Missouri State University,USA.