陕西师范大学是教育部直属、国家“211工程”重点建设大学，国家教师教育“985”优势学科创新平台建设高校，是国家培养高等院校、中等学校师资和教育管理干部以及其他高级专门人才的重要基地，被誉为西北地区“教师的摇篮”。学校位于世界四大历史文化名城之一的古都西安，创建于 1944 年，在70年的办学实践中，学校立足西部，面向全国，形成了“厚德、积学、励志、敦行”的优良校风，已发展成为一所有重要影响的综合性一流师范大学，正朝着以教师教育为主要特色的综合性研究型大学的目标努力奋斗。
Introduction of Shaanxi Normal University
Directly administered by the Ministry of Education of China, Shaanxi Normal University, a key university under the construction plan of China’s national “211 Project and a university under China’s Innovation Platform Construction Plan of the “985” Superior Discipline of Teacher Education, is a major base for training teachers and administrators of higher learning institutes and secondary schools as well as other high-level professionals in China and is known as the “Cradle of Teachers” in Northwest China. The University, situated in the ancient capital city of Xi’an, one of the four internationally renowned historical and cultural cities, was founded in 1944. During its 70-year history in education, the University, while rooted in China’s West, has embraced the whole country, developed a school spirit of “Virtuousness, Learning, Aspiration and Action” and has seen itself become firmly established in Western China as an influential top-tier comprehensive teachers training university, as it strives to achieve the goal of building itself to be a major comprehensive research university distinguished by its teacher education.