Yantai Research Institute of China Agricultural University is an educational and scientific research institution established in Shandong by China Agricultural University. China Agricultural University (formerly known as Beijing Agricultural University) established its Yantai teaching base based on Yantai Agricultural School in Shandong province in 1993, was approved by the former State Education Commission.
The Ministry of Education approved the establishment of the institute in Shandong in 2007.
The Yantai Research Institute is located in Yantai's Gaoxin district in Shandong province with convenient transportation. It is 60 kilometers away from Yantai International Airport, 15 kilometers away from Yantai Port and Yantai Railway Station.
The campus occupies an area of 2,360 mu with school buildings, laboratory buildings, office buildings, student apartments, canteens, international exchange centers, playgrounds and other school buildings and various supporting facilities which can meet the needs of 10,000 students.
Yantai Research Institute has built a number of research institutions including an experimental station for the National Engineering Laboratory of Wheat and Maize, a research and promotion center for the efficient utilization of agricultural waste, Yantai Institute Agricultural Internet of Things and Big Data Research Center, Agricultural Culture Research Center, Food and Wine Engineering Research and Development Center and Marine Fisheries Science and Technology Research and Development Center.
It attaches great importance to training international personnel with international perspectives; that have good knowledge in international rules and are able to participate in international affairs and international competitions.
It has established partnerships with many universities such as the University of London, Aberdeen University, Santa Clara University, Florida International University and other universities.
Since 2009, relying on the joint training program of China Agricultural University, 15 undergraduates of the institute have studied in famous universities such as Cornell University, Purdue University, Colorado State University and University of Maryland, and 14 of them have obtained corresponding degrees.
Official website: http://www.cauyt.edu.cn/index.asp
Address: No 2006 Binhai Zhong Road, Laishan district, Yantai city, Shandong province
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