Northeastern University (NEU) was established in April of 1923, the outstanding patriot General Zhang Xueliang had ever been its rector since August of 1928. Northeastern University is a national key multi-disciplinary university with long history and patriotism heritage, affiliated with Ministry of Education.
Dalian Art College of NEU is a self-governing school of NEU, approved by Ministry of Education. The campus is located in Dalian Development Area, the most open region in north of China, which has convenient transportation, pleasant weather and charming sceneries of mountains by sea. The college occupies an area of 100,000 square meters and an architectural area of 130,000 squares meters. DAC is a higher comprehensive art college focusing on art education plus non-art subjects, which includes Music Department, Art Design Department, Fine Art Department, International Business Department and Basic Department. There are 3,000 full-time registered students from 17 provinces all over the country. The college boasts its excellent facilities suitable for professional staff including old and young experienced teachers, which guarantees superior teaching quality. The standard dormitories and two refectories simultaneously catering for 4,000 people as well as all-around logistic system assure the students of convenient lives at campus.
In order to adapt well to developing economic society, the educational goal of college is to cultivate practical professional laborers who are well developed morally, intellectually and physically with high character and skills.