Oriental University City
The Oriental University City is located in the Langfang Economic and Technical Development Zone and is adjacent to the Beijing-Shanghai Expressway. The city covers an area of 20,000 mu with a building area of 7.8 million square meters. It can accommodate 150,000 students and 50,000 faculty. 70,000 teachers and students from the Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics along with other colleges, universities and Beijing No.25 Middle School have settled here. Based on the concept of resource sharing, it aims to become an educational city, industrial city, tourist city, and civilized city.
The construction of the Oriental University City is the first to break the traditional idea that higher education is totally established by the state, which opens up a new trend of societal forces involving in the construction of higher education providing young people with ambitions to realize their university dreams.
At present, there are only teaching buildings, gym, natatorium, library, teachers’ and students’ apartments as well as catering and entertainment facilities. There is also an outdoor stadium with a capacity of 6000 spectators that contains an international standard football field, and dry skating arena. It is a brand new city within a city containing complete teaching, living and recreational facilities. The rich modern styles of the buildings and the young students living here give the City a strong sense of academy.