The founding of the IASZNU is aimed at building an open academic platform for Chinese and foreign experts on and young scholars devoted to African studies to undertake systematic and comprehensive research on Africa, accumulating academic achievements, cultivating Chinese personnel specialized in African studies, promoting mutual understanding between Chinese and African people and boosting the development of the friendly Sino-African relations.

Mei Xinlin, Secretary of the CPC ZNU Committee, as the doctoral supervisor, Director of IASZNU, the nationwide prominent teacher. Professor Liu Hongwu, as the Executive Director of IASZNU, Zhejiang Provincial Government Distinguished Professor, doctoral supervisor. Prof.Gu Jianxin, as the Vice director of foreign Affairs Office and part-time deputy director of IASZNU, the nationwide prominent teacher.

Currently, IASZNU has 25 full-time personnel, of whom 20 are researchers and 5 administrative staff. IASZNU also invites distinguished scholars from home and aboard as guest professors and researchers.


No. 688, Yingbin Avenue, Jinhua, Zhejiang, China

Postal Code: 321004

Phone: 0579-82286091(Office)

Fax: 0579-82286091