Zhejiang Agriculture and Forestry University
No. 666 Wusu Street, Lin’an District, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, China
About ZAFU (Zhejiang A&F University)
Founded in 1958, Zhejiang A&F University (ZAFU) is a key comprehensive university of Zhejiang Province located in Lin’an District, Hangzhou (west end of Hangzhou ChengxiSci-Tech Corridor). ZAFU is co-established by Zhejiang Provincial Government and State Forestry Administration, directly under the auspices of Zhejiang Province. As a multidisciplinary university featuring in agriculture, forestry and biological environment, ZAFU offers degrees in 8 disciplines.
ZAFU is composed of Donghu, Yijin and Zhuji campuses, covering 213 hectares and 900,000 square meters of building space. With 17 faculties and one independent college, ZAFU offers 62 undergraduate programs, 55 graduate programs and 1 postgraduate program. At present, ZAFU has over 32,500 students (including over 1900 graduate students and more than 1000 international students) and 2022 staff. The disciplines of Engineering, and Plant & Animal Science rank in the top 1%of ESI, Forestry in the top 20% and Landscape in the top 30% of national disciplines evaluation. ZAFU now ranks in National Top 200 universities of ARWU.
ZAFU has one State Key Laboratory of Subtropical Silviculture, one National Engineering Technology Research Center of Wood-based Resources, one National Laboratory of High Efficient Preparation Technology of Biopesticide, one International Tea Culture Base, and 22 Provincial and Ministerial Sci-tech Innovative Laboratories.
During last 5 years, ZAFU researchers produced 10552 publications and received more than 3800 research projects and total research funds of 862 million RMB.