Chengde, formerly known as Jehol and Rehe, is a prefecture-level city in Hebei province, situated northeast of Beijing. It is best known as the site of the Mountain Resort, a vast imperial garden and palace formerly used by the Qing emperors as summer residence. The permanent resident population is approximately 3,473,200 in 2017.
- There are ten specialties for undergraduates, seven specialties for three years student. The university owns advanced teaching and research facilities and has a good academic environment.
- There are 64 teaching and research sections, 14 lab centers, 8 affiliated hospital, and 54 teaching hospitals.
- There are also 7 scientific research institutions in the university. Among them, the Institute of Chinese Material Medical has the only key lab to promote and expand the study and research of Chinese Material Medical sanctioned by Hebei Province.
- The university attaches great importance to international academic exchange and cooperation. Up to now, friendly cooperation has been established with universities from Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Russia and Canada.