Founded in 1985, Qingdao University is a public higher education institution located in the large city of Qingdao (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Shandong. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Education, Shandong Province, Qingdao University (QU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Qingdao University (QU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 34 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.