Nanjing Aeronautics and Astronautics University
is a university
located in Nanjing
The official name of this university is Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, or NUAA for short. In Chinese, the university name is sometimes shortened to Nanhang, or南航, meaning Nanjing Astronautics.
The university has two campuses, Ming Palace (明故宫) campus and Jiangjunlu (将军路) campus.
The school was founded in October 1952, as the Nanjing College of Aviation Industry. In 1956, it was renamed as Nanjing Aeronautical Institute, and, in 1993, as the current name, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
NUAA consists of 17 colleges:
- College of Aerospace Engineering
- College of Energy and Power Engineering
- College of Automation Engineering
- College of Information Science and Technology
- College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
- College of Material Science and Technology
- College of Civil Aviation
- College of Natural Sciences
- College of Economics and Management
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences
- College of Advanced Vocational Education
- College of Astronautics
- College of Arts
- College of Foreign Languages
- Jincheng College
- Graduate School
- Academy of Frontier Science