Dalian University of Foreign Languages (DUFL) is an internationally-oriented university. It enrolls over 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students and has over a hundred foreign teachers. A multi-disciplinary foreign language university, DUFL has a unique international and scientific environment. With a strong focus on talent cultivation and international exchanges, DUFL is striving to become a high-quality applied foreign language university.
DUFL consists of twenty schools. It has entered into partnerships with over 180 tertiary institutions worldwide. In addition to undergraduate and graduate programs, it also enrolls vocational students. The school has a national testing center that administers over twenty language tests.
Dalian University of Foreign Languages has developed into a leading application-oriented foreign language university. It has formed a comprehensive educational system that integrates education, research, business and cultural activities. During its 40-year history, DUFL has enrolled more than ten thousand graduates and trained more than 300,000 students.
Intensive language study is a critical part of liberal arts education. This type of education develops students’ writing and vocabulary skills as well as their creative abilities. Many graduates of intensive language study have gone on to work in national and international companies, or to study and teach abroad.
Graduates have gone on to pursue careers in law, public service, medicine, and diplomacy. For example, graduates have become teachers at primary and secondary schools.
HQUFL’s mission is to promote elite education and to make progress in internationalisation. It has a comprehensive talent cultivation system, and a provincial-level practice teaching demonstration center.