The historical evolution of Hubei University
Hubei University traces its origin back to 1931 starting from what was then Hubei Provincial College of Education, established with approval from the national government and with Mr. Huang Jianzhong as first Director.
The College moved to different locations and changed to various names during its development of half a century. It became in 1984 what is now Hubei University, a leading university in Central China’s Hubei Province.
1984 – Hubei University
1958 – 1984 Wuhan Teachers College
1957 – 1958 Wuhan Teachers Training School
1954 – 1957 Hubei Teachers Training School
1952 – 1954 Hubei Provincial College of Teachers Education
1949 – 1952 Hubei College of Education
1944 – 1949 National Hubei Teachers College
1931 – 1943 Hubei Provincial College of Education