Address: 422 Siming S Rd, Siming, Xiamen, Fujian, China, 361005
Xiamen University, Xiamen was established by Tah Kah Kee in 1921. It was originally known as Amoy University and it was the first university in China that founded by overseas Chinese. It is also one of many comprehensive universities directly administered by the Chinese Ministry of Education. It has long been considered as a diplomatic cradle where many children of Chinese and foreign dignitaries go for their tertiary education. Various wealthy Hong Kong families also seem to like Xiamen University as a reputable place for their children.
Xiamen University, Xiamen has main campus that located in Siming District in southwestern Xiamen. It is situated at the foothills of mountains, facing theocean and surrounded by Xiamen’s bay. It has beautiful scenery and parks and is one of the main tourist attractions in Xiamen. It also has campuses in Xiangan and Zhanghou. There are some alumnus from this university such as Greory Chow, Lin Yutang, yu Guangzhou, Lu Xun, Raymond Lam, and others.