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Sichuan University

610065 24 South Section 1 Yihuan Road Chengdu View map
#601-650
Public
Very High
64,648
4,534
2,551

Overview

Sichuan University is an institution that has a series of mergers involving three national universities: the former Sichuan University, the former Chengdu University of Science and Technology, and the former West China University of Medical Sciences. The history of Sichuan University dates back to as early as 1896 when Lu Chuanlin, Governor of Sichuan, founded Sichuan Chinese and Western Schoolon the orders of Emperor Guangxu. It is the earliest higher education institute in southwest China. Sichuan University has a comprehensive range of disciplines covering 12 categories, namely, humanities, science, engineering, medicine, economy, management, law, history, philosophy, agriculture and education. It consists of 31 colleges, including a postgraduate college and an overseas education college. Sichuan University has 44 disciplines authorized by the state to grant doctoral degrees. Altogether, the university offers 349 doctoral programs, 443 master programs, 32 professional master’s programs, 133 undergraduate programs, and 37 post-doctoral research stations. It also has 46 national key disciplines and 4 national key cultivated disciplines. The current student body includes over 40,000 undergraduate students, over 20,000 master and PhD candidatesand more than 2,500international students and students from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. Since 2003, the university has been honored with 25 National Teaching Achievement...

University Highlights

Total students - 64,648

39.2%
60.8%

International students - 2,551

75.7%
24.3%

Total faculty staff - 4,534

315
4219

Total students - 64,648

39.2%
60.8%

International students - 2,551

75.7%
24.3%

Total faculty staff - 4,534

4219
315
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