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Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou

Location

South Campus, Guangzhou China (Mainland)

Ranking

# 331QS World University Rankings

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1Postgraduate programs

About Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou

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, Guangzhou

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. 

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Rankings & ratings

Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou is one of the top universities in Guangzhou, China (Mainland). It is ranked #331 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

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
  • 2023
    #=267
  • 2024
    #=323
  • 2025
    #331

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