Shanghai Ocean University（SHOU） has developed into a multi-disciplinary university focusing on the coordinated development in agriculture, science, engineering, economics, arts and management with complete disciplines and distinctive features. SHOU, which was Jiangsu Provincial Fisheries School established formerly in 1912. In 1952, it became the first fisheries college, namely, Shanghai Fisheries College and was renamed in 1985 Shanghai Fisheries University. In 2008, it was renamed Shanghai Ocean University. SHOU has 2 post-doctoral research stations, 3 first-degree Specialties for Doctors, 21second-class Specialties for Doctors, 10first-degree Master degree programs, 43 second-class Master degree programs, 2 major degree programs in 8 realms, 46 undergraduate programs and directions, 10 higher vocational educations. SHOU has extensive foreign exchanges .As early as 1955, SHOU commenced to accept international students.