Ningxia University was built in 1958 and is the result of a joint collaboration between the Government of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region and the Chinese Ministry of Education. This Higher Education Institution was one of the focal points of China’s "211 Projects" initiative.
The campus is located in Yinchuan, a city with a long history, beautiful scenery, and historic culture. Ningxia University currently consists of 24 schools, offering 70 different undergraduate disciplines, spanning 10 fields of study. The University has five first-level doctoral programs, 23 second-level doctoral programs, 26 first-level masters programs, 152 second-level masters programs, and accreditations for 5 specialized masters programs.