Founded in October 1994, Jimei University was the result of combining five institutes and colleges in the Jimei Schools Village. The five institutes and colleges were: Fujian Physical Education College, Jimei Finance and Economics Institute, Jimei Navigation Institute, Jimei Teachers College, and Xiamen Fisheries College
Official Website: 集美大学 (http://www.jmu.edu.cn/) (Chinese) Jimei University (http://www.jmu.edu.cn/jmu/eng/index.html) (English)
Jimei district is another area nearby or in the vincity of Amoy town(Xiamen City) and it is an important area where there are schools and education centres.
In 1949 when the University of Malaya was set up he gave it $300, 000, and between 1950 and 1960 he contributed towards the building fund of schools of different language media.
The establishment of the Chinese University in Hong Kong, the Overseas Chinese Chongsheng University in Thailand and the Southern College in Johore, Malaysia, may also have been inspired by the ideals underlying the founding of Nanyang University.
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