Zhejiang University (ZU, 中国浙江大学)located in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province was founded in 1897 and is reputed as "the East Cambridge". The University is consistently ranked in the top 5 universities in China. This comprehensive institution admits the top 3% of high school graduates from the country.
The University has six Campuses. It has a full-time student population of over 39,000, including more than 22,900 undergraduates, over 9,500 postgraduates working for master's degrees, and over 6,600 Ph.D. candidates.