The China Minzu University Press was established in 1985. Registration as a Limited Liability Company on January 6, 2013. The Press is administrated by the Central Committee of the National Affairs of China and is operated by the Minzu University of China. It is the only press of a university among the 13 universities for nationalities. Compared to other press companies, the press of the MUC has its ethnic characteristics and special errand. The orientation of the Press of MUC is taking the way of “publishing special, best ,distinctive and new publications” and focusing on publishing works, textbooks or other references that related to the politics, economics, laws, history ,culture, language, religion, Music and Dance, folk customs and social life. It is the important publishing base for books concerned with ethnic affaires.
Among those over 3000 kinds of textbooks, references and academic works that have been published, there are over 130 kinds obtained vapious provincial level rewards or premiums or above. Among them,General Introduction to the Ethnology by Prof. Lin Yaohua, Diversity in Unity of China by Prof. Fei Xiaotong and The Mosque Culture of Beijing by Prof. Tongxun took China Book Prizes. Research on the Classical Documents of Uyghur by Prof.Geng shimin took the first award of the 8th Philosophy and Social Science of Beijing. A Newly Organized Version on the Theory of Ethnicity in China took First Prize, 8th Award to the Best-Seller of the National College and University Presses. Wu Shimin was the editor. The Press takes the task of publishing excellent teaching materials in higher education of Beijing, the 11th 5-year Planning, 211 Project and 985 Project. Books published by the press enjoy great celebrity at home and abroad.