In 2007 in Chongqing, there were 14,200 schools of all types, with 5,943,500 students. Among these were 38 ordinary colleges with 32,100 postgraduate students and 413,700 4-year and 3-year program undergraduate students, 28 ordinary technical secondary schools with 107,000 students, and 112 vocational middle schools with 217,500 students. There were also 80 technological schools with 104,300 students, 1,361 ordinary middle schools with 1,834,400 students, and 7,900 primary schools with 2,384,500 students. There were 3,351 kindergartens with 535,500 children.
Chongqing University is a nationally famed comprehensive key university in China, directly under the Ministry of Education, also a university of the national "211 Project".
Chongqing University of Medical Science, supervised by the Chongqing Municipal Government, consists of 8 collesges and one Health school.
Chongqing Normal University,supervised by the Chongqing Municipal Government, is a full-time comprehensive institution of higher education. Currently, there are 23 colleges, 45 master's degree programs, 45 under-graduate programs concerning literature, science, economics, management, art, physical education, etc., forming an educational system which is able to train postgraduates, undergraduates, associates and overseas students.
Located in Chongqing, Chongqing Technology and Business University (CTBU) is a multi-disciplinary university that offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses, mainly in economics, management, arts and literature, engineering, law and science. CTBU confers bachelors and masters’ degrees.
SWU is a comprehensive and national key university sponsored by the Ministry of Education.
Sichuan International Studies University (SISU), an institution of higher learning with a glorious educational tradition, was founded in May 1950. SISU, is the only college in southwest China specialized in foreign language teaching, and is a key school in this part of China from whose graduates the Chinese Foreign Ministry finds its recruits.
With a history of over 70 years, Chongqing Bashu Middle School enjoys the tradition of managing "fairly and honestly".
No.29 Middle School is located in Jiefangbei, Yuzhong District. And the branch boarding school is located in Hongyancun.
One of the key middle schools directly under Chongqing Education Commission,an advanced school in sports education.
It is one of the secondary schools in Chongqing, China. It is located in the Chenjiawan are of Shapingba district. It is founded in 1955.
Chongqing Foreign Languages School attached to SISU is among the 8 initial foreign languages schools in China founded in 1963.
It was founded in 1936 by the famous educator Mr. Zhang Boling, is one of the key middle schools directly under Chongqing Education Commission.