Taishan University (TSU) is located at the foot of the world famous Taishan which enjoys the reputation of World Natural and Cultural Heritage. TSU is a full-time comprehensive undergraduate institution approved by the Ministry of Education of China in 2002. It has a long history of more than 50 years' higher education from 1958.
Comprising two campuses: Main Campus and South Campus, TSU covers an area of 918, 666 square meters with a floor space of 470 thousand square meters including high standard teaching buildings, laboratories, libraries, a gymnasium and a student center. TSU enjoys a teaching and administrative staff of 1250 and its full-time student population totals up to 17.8 thousand.
TSU currently has 17 schools and one College English Teaching Department, 57 undergraduate degree programs and 34 professional training programs in total. Courses are offered in 9 major academic fields: literature, science, engineering, management, law, history, education, economics and art studies, among which, the fields of literature, science, education and management have been offered for several decades and have become influential in Shandong Province and further in China.