Central South University

Central South University Ranking

country rank: 26
world rank: 1547

University Overview

Established in 1914, Central South University is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Changsha (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Hunan. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of The People’s Republic of China, Central South University (CSU) is a very large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Chinese higher education institution. Central South University ranking (CSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the Topuniversitieslist degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 106 years old Chinese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Chinese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Central South University ranking also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Central South University Ranking

University Identity

Name Central South University
Acronym CSU
Founded 1914

University Location

Address Lushan South Road, Yuelu District Changsha 410078 Hunan China
Tel +86 (731) 8887 7515
Fax +86 (731) 8871 0136

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Overseas Students'Office, Central South University Changsha 410083 (731) 8883 6661

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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