About the City - Jinhua
The university is located in one of the four metropolitan areas in Zhejiang province--Jinhua-Yiwu Metropolitan areas.
1. Zhejiang Province
Zhejiang is a coastal province in eastern
2. Jinhua City, the site of ZJNU—a national historical and cultural city
Jinhua City is located in the middle of Zhejiang Province and considered one of the 10 most livable cities in
This city is dominated by Central Asia tropical monsoon climate with the clear division of four seasons and abundant sunshine. The average annual temperature is 18°C. Its rainy season is from May to June; its coldest and hottest days are seen in January and July respectively.
As one of China Top Tourist Cities, Jinhua offers a rich variety of natural scenery and artistic attractions. In Jinhua, you can try the local food with Zhejiang style or other Chinese cuisine, and you can also go to McDonald’s, Kentucky Fried Chicken or Pizza restaurants. I guarantee you’ll like the beautiful city. It is easy to see how this a suitable city to live, study and travel in.
Jinhua enjoys very convenient transportation with 30 minutes’ drive to Yiwu Airport and 40 minutes to Hangzhou and 100 minutes to Shanghai by the High-Speed Rail.
3. Yiwu City—the world largest international trading market
Yiwu City is well-known internationally for its merchandise wholesale market—Yiwu International Trade City. It hosts about 320,000 varieties of products. They cover about 1502 categories of 34 industries. United Nations, The World Bank and Morgan Stanley have also acknowledged Yiwu as the world’s largest wholesale mart of general merchandise.
It takes about half an hour’s drive to Yiwu City from Zhejiang Normal University campus and the city is the practice base for international students of various programs of the university.
4. Home-stay in Jinhua's Historical Villages
Jinhua plans to preserve the original cultural atmosphere of its historical villages, while developing them for travel and ecotourism.
Spend 3 weeks in the home of a Chinese family and offer your perspective on the experience, and your creative ideas on how to promote the project.