The inspiration of establishing the university came from The White Deer Grotto Academy in Mt. Lushan
1940: First founded as National Chung Cheng University
1949: Renamed National Nanchang University
1953: Renamed Jiangxi Teachers College
1983: Renamed Jiangxi Normal University
2003: Merged with Jiangxi Worker’s University of Finance (Jiangxi Banking School)
Situated in Nanchang, the capital city of Jiangxi Province, Jiangxi Normal University(JXNU) is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Education and the Jiangxi Provincial Government.
School Motto: Ponder Prudently and Practice Earnestly, Be Impartial and Upright.
School Tradition: Be United and Diligent, Seek Truth and Make Innovations.