Chinese city history
Transportation And Location
Flights to major Asian cities within 5 hours.
Flights to places where half of the world's population live within 10 hours.
1-hour-travel to Shanghai, Hangzhou, and Hefei.
3 to 5-hour-travel to Beijing, Tianjin, Zhengzhou, and Wuhan.
16 highways to the main city.
24/7 direct access to Nanjing by 50,000-tonnage sea-going vessels.
Access to Nanjing by non-fully loaded 10.000-tonnage sea-going vessels.
The length of subway lines ranked 4th in China and 5th in the world.
The first city in China with subway operating in all districts and counties.
Data of Nanjing
Among Best Cities for Students
in 2020 QS Ranking
Global City Index
General public budget revenue
Social consumer goods
Total retail sales of social consumer goods
Accumulative foreign trade volume
Name Card of Nanjing
in the World
UNESCO City of Literature
International City of Peace
UN Habitat Scroll of Honor Award
93 Twinning Cities Across the World
Top 10 cities of opportunity 2019
Pilot city for comprehensive reform of science and technology system
Key comprehensive industrial production base
Key scientific research and education base
Key transportation hub
First Software City
Historically and culturally renowned city
Happiest city in China
Ranked 5th in China’s urban business environment index 2019
Ranked 2nd of Online governmental service capacity evaluation of key cities 2019
The Advantages of Scientific And Technological Innovation
Forging Ahead Steadily the Construction of Innovation city
First-class Scientific Research and Innovation Ability in China
Unparalleled R&D Ability in China
The Advantages of Talent Resources
53 tertiary institutes
More than 200,000 college graduates every year
The Third Most Developed City in Education Resources
One of the Four Major Scientific and Educational Centers in China
81 Academicians of CAS & CAE
156 enterprise academician and postdoctoral workstations
No.1 in regard of the number of college students per 10,000 people in China