Undergraduate Majors

   

Communications Engineering(National featured major and national defense key major)

   

This major is among the second category of the 10 featured majors(or majors urgently in need) of communications engineering constructed by the Ministry of Education, and is also among the brand-name majors of Shaanxi Province. It is well staffed and equipped. Under this major are set the National Engineering Electrical and Electronic Instruction Base, National Electrical and Electronic Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center and National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center for Communication and Information Engineering. This major has close cooperation with such communications equipment manufacturers as Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd and ZTE Corporation. It enjoys prestige in the society and ranks high on the Internet-based list of best university majors.

Information Security(national featured major)

 

This major is among the second category of the 15 featured majors(or majors urgently in need ) in information security by the Ministry of Education, and is also among the brand-name majors of Shaanxi Province. The major of Information Security is an interdisciplinary subject covering such fields as communications, computer science and mathematics. Xidian University is among the first universities to set the major of Information Security and to begin its study in related fields. Its study of cryptology began in the 1960s.

  

Information Engineering(provincial featured major)

   

This major is among the brand-name majors of Shaanxi Province. It is a guiding major listed in the major catalog formulated by the Ministry of Education and is specifically set for future professionals in the wide-range information field. It covers both communications engineering and electronic information engineering. This major is well staffed and equipped. Under this major are set the National Engineering Electrical and Electronic Instruction Base, National Electrical and Electronic Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center and National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center for Communication and Information Engineering.

  

Space Information and Digital Technology

   

This is a new major set to satisfy the nation’s need for professionals of space information science and technology. Xidian University is one of the few universities which have the major of Space Information and Digital Technology. This major is well staffed with sufficient research funds and outstanding research achievements. It’s made some contributions to the construction of national defense and informationization. One of the most noteworthy achievements is the success of the image compression system in the compression of the perceived lunar images in the Lunar Exploration Program.