South China Normal University

South China Normal University Ranking

country rank: 54
world rank: 2399

University Overview

South China Normal University ranking, established in 1933, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Guangzhou, Guangdong, a major city with a population of over 5,000,000 people. South China Normal University (SCNU) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Chinese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Guangdong Province Department of Education. South China Normal University (SCNU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 87-year-old Chinese university has a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. This Chinese higher education school is fairly selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. SCNU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

South China Normal University Ranking

University Identity

Name South China Normal University
Acronym SCNU
Founded 1933
Motto Foster the spirit of working hard; Pursue studies with utmost rigour; Seek truth from facts to blaze new trails; be a model of virtue for others

University Location

Address 55, Zhongshan Avenue West, Tianhe District Guangzhou 510631 Guangdong China
Tel +86 (20) 8521 1065
Fax +86 (20) 8521 2131

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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 Foreign Affairs Office, South China Normal University Guangzhou 510631 (20) 8521 5350 (20) 85210057

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
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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