Source By: Nanjing Agricultural University

Source By: Nanjing University

Source By: Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Source By: Nanjing Normal University

Source By: Southeast University

Source By: Hohai University

Nanjing has been the educational center in southern China for more than 1700 years. Currently, it boasts of some of the most prominent educational institutions in the region, which are listed as follows:
Nanjing University, a top university in China, since its founding in 1902, has been located in Gulou. The university excels at arts and sciences, and attracts many international students each year.
The Southeast University, southwest of Jimingsi Nunnery, is where ROC's Central University was located. Many old famous buildings in Nanjing are said to be the ideas of architects from that university.  

National universities and colleges

Operated by Ministry of Education
  Nanjing University (南京大学)
  Southeast University (东南大学)
  Hohai University (河海大学)
  Nanjing Agricultural University (南京农业大学)
  China Pharmaceutical University (中国药科大学)

Operated by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology
  Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (南京航空航天大学)
  Nanjing University of Science & Technology (南京理工大学)

Operated by the joint Commission of the State Forest Administration and Public Order Ministry
Nanjing Forest Police College (南京森林公安高等专科学校)

Operated by the general sport Administration
Nanjing Sport Institute (南京体育学院)

National military universities and colleges
PLA University of Science and Technology (中国人民解放军理工大学)
PLA Nanjing Political College (中国人民解放军南京政治学院)
PLA Nanjing International Relation College (中国人民解放军南京国际关系学院)
PLA Naval Command College (中国人民解放军海军指挥学院)
PLA Nanjing Army Command College (中国人民解放军南京陆军指挥学院)

Provincial universities and colleges
 Nanjing Normal University (南京师范大学)
 Nanjing University of Technology (南京工业大学)
 Nanjing Forestry University (南京林业大学)
 Nanjing Medical University (南京医科大学)
 Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (南京中医药大学)
 Nanjing University of Finance & Economics (南京财经大学)
 Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications (南京邮电大学)
 Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (南京信息工程大学)
 Nanjing Institute of Technology (南京工程学院)
 Nanjing Arts Institute (南京艺术学院)
 Nanjing Audit University (南京审计学院)
 Nanjing Xiaozhuang College (南京晓庄学院)
Jinling Institute of Technology (金陵科技学院)
Jiangsu Institute of Education (江苏教育学院)
Nanjing City Vocational College (南京城市职业学院)

Private colleges
Sanjiang College (三江学院)
Communication University of China' Nanjing (中国传媒大学南广学院)

Notable high schools 
High School Affiliated to Nanjing Normal University (南京师范大学附属中学)
Jinling High School (南京金陵中学)
 Nanjing No. 29 High School (南京市第二十九中学)
 Nanjing No. 13 High School (南京市第十三中学)
 Nanjing No. 1 High School (南京第一中学)
 Nanjing No. 9 High School (南京第九中学)
 Nanjing Zhonghua High School (南京中华中学)
 Nanjing Foreign Language School (南京外国语学校)