During the Prime Minister’s recent trade visit to China, with the University of Liverpool’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dame Janet Beer, it was announced that Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) will benefit from a new campus. It is planned that the new campus will help increase student intake of XJTLU to 24,000 by 2028.
The new campus will be located in the city Taicang and will reflect XJTLU’s existing high-quality, international university education experience and more students will be able to study in China as well as the UK.
Established in 2006, XJTLU is a partnership between the University of Liverpool and Xi’an Jiaotong University in China. It has quickly developed into a diverse international community with over 12,000 students and 1,000 staff, originating from over 50 countries. XJTLU has been named the top joint-venture university in China. It is also the biggest joint-venture university in the country.