Yaming Kuang(1906-1996), born in Dan Yang, Jiangsu province, famous Marxist theorist, educator and social activist, was Party Secretary and President of Nanjing University for two terms from 1963 to 1966 and from 1978 to 1982.

Enrollment by specialty groups based on key disciplines, distribution by First Level discipline, and education througthout both undergraduate and graduate study.The birthplace of young talents committed to researching and teaching of basic disciplines and interdisciplinary subjects.


Further improvement on the scientific research in basic disciplines and interdisciplinary subjects aiming at developing into a top-level school combining school teaching, scientific research and students' cultivation together.