Sun Yat-Sen University

Sun Yat-Sen University Ranking

country rank: 11
world rank: 518

University Overview

Sun Yat-Sen University, founded in 1924, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Guangzhou, Guangdong (population range of over 5,000,000 people). Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Chinese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China. Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 96-year-old Chinese university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at SYSU.

Sun Yat-Sen University Ranking

University Identity

Name Sun Yat-Sen University
Acronym SYSU
Founded 1924
Motto Study Extensively, Enquire Accurately, Reflect Carefully, Discriminate Clearly, Practise Earnestly

University Location

Address 135 Xingang Xilu Guangzhou 510275 Guangdong China
Tel +86 (20) 8411 1085
Fax +86 (20) 8403 9173

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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