Heihe University is located in Heihe City, Heilongjiang Province, which is known as the pearl of northern frontier in China. It is the only ordinary university along the border stretching 4,300 km between China and Russia. Founded in 1958, it was promoted to an undergraduate institution in 2004. In 2015, it passed the qualification assessment of undergraduate teaching by the Ministry of Education, and obtained authorization of master's degree in 2017. Relying on its geographical advantages, the university has created its international school management. It has formed long-term and stable cooperative relations with nearly 30 well-known Russian universities, and widely performed educational cooperation and communication with Russia, such as exchange students, mutual employment of experts and academic integration. The university has set up a national Sino-Russian Exchange Base for University Students and Russian Language Center, and co-built the first Chinese Training Base for Studying Abroad in Russia with Chinese Service Center for Studying Abroad.