Educational Idea

Wenzhou-Kean University focuses on undergraduate education at the present stage, and it will offer graduate education in the next phase gradually. The University comprises four colleges–College of Business and Public Management, Michael Graves College, College of Liberal Arts, College of Education and College of Science, Mathematics and Technology. The University now offers 18 undergraduate programs with six disciplines, namely, economics, science, engineering, literature, management and art. WKU has established a diverse and mixed discipline in the field of science, engineering, literature and arts with economics and management as its pillar.


The University introduces advanced educational resources from prestigious universities in the U.S. and uses original American textbooks. 100% of the curriculum are provided by Kean University and all the courses are taught in English. 100% of the faculty are recruited globally. The University offers small size classes and adopts an inquiry-based learning approach. China’s national conditions and culture education are embedded in teaching practices. The University aims to cultivate students with global vision, know-how of international rules and conventions, and innovative creative and initiative competences. “Start here, go anywhere”. The University helps students realize their dreams and prepare them to be successful in the global arena.

Wenzhou-Kean University now offers 18 undergraduate programs and Kean University offers more than 50 undergraduate programs and more than 60 graduate options for study.

Kean University is a public university founded in 1855 in New Jersey. It enjoys a high reputation in the United States. Kean is a world-class, vibrant and diverse university.

100% of professional courses are introduced from the Kean University, using original American and international textbooks.

From 43 countries and regions around the world, over 79% of them are foreign nationals, most of whom have international teaching backgrounds and doctoral degrees.


WKU currently has about 466 faculty and staff, with around 182 faculty members. The faculty members come from 35 countries and regions around the world. 98% of them have overseas study and teaching experience, and most hold doctorate degrees. The outstanding faculty community has provided strong talents support for the University’s development as a global university.


Students will graduate with Bachelor’s degree from Wenzhou-Kean University, China and Kean University, U.S.A.

The General Education Hall (GEH)

The General Education Hall (GEH) was the first academic building on the Wenzhou-Kean campus. It is a large building located at the southwestern corner of campus. Four building wings are linked together by a central circulation spine. It utilizes Chinese traditional educational space and Wenzhou landscape characteristics. The exterior has a series of grand terraces and is built in an architectural style with patterned red bricks.