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Sun Yat-sen University

135 Xingangxilu, Guangzhou, CN, Guangzhou China
    • QS World University Rankings
      260
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio8
    • International Students3,127
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty7,002

    + 37 others shortlisted this university

    + 38 others shortlisted this university

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    Sun Yat-sen University, originally known as Guangdong University, was founded in 1924 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen (also called Sun Zhongshan), a great democratic revolutionary leader of the 20th century. The University is located in Guangdong Province, an area neighboring Hong Kong and Macao, which is at the forefront of China's reform and opening up.Benefiting from its location near Hong Kong and Macao and the regional advantage of opening and economic development, the university has become an important base for training high-level talents, scientific research, providing services to society and inheriting cultural traditions. 

    About

    Sun Yat-sen University, originally known as Guangdong University, was founded in 1924 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen (also called Sun Zhongshan), a great democratic revolutionary leader of the 20th century. The University is located in Guangdong Province, an area neighboring Hong Kong and Macao, which is at the forefront of China's reform and opening up.Benefiting from its location near Hong Kong and Macao and the regional advantage of opening and economic development, the university has become an important base for training high-level talents, scientific research, providing services to society and inheriting cultural traditions. 

    University highlights

    Sun Yat-sen University is one of the top Public universities in Guangzhou, China. It is ranked #260 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #451- 500
    • 2014
      #384
    • 2015
      #321
    • 2016
      #307
    • 2017
      #=297
    • 2018
      #=319
    • 2019
      #=295
    • 2020
      #287
    • 2021
      #263
    • 2022
      #260

    Ranking criteria

    37.4
    Overall
    36.2
    Academic Reputation
    36.2
    Citations per Faculty
    27.5
    Employer Reputation
    61.9
    Faculty Student Ratio
    2.2
    International Faculty Ratio
    5.9
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    58,586

    43%
    57%

    International students
    3,127

    21%
    79%

    Total faculty staff
    7,002

    331
    6671

    Total students
    58,586

    43%
    57%

    International students
    3,127

    21%
    79%

    Total faculty staff
    7,002

    6671
    331
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