Xiamen University

Xiamen University Ranking

country rank: 14
world rank: 570

University Overview

Xiamen University was founded in 1921 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the urban environment of Xiamen (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Fujian. Xiamen University (XMU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Chinese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China. Xiamen University (XMU) 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 99-year-old Chinese university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. XMU also offers students with a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Xiamen University Ranking

University Identity

Name Xiamen University
Acronym XMU
Founded 1921
Motto Pursue Excellence, Strive for Perfection

University Location

Address 422 Siming S Road, Siming Xiamen 361005 Fujian China
Tel +86 (592) 218 6237
Fax +86 (592) 218 0240

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

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 35,000-39,999
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 Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Global U8 Consortium (GU8)

Social Media


Xiamen University's Facebook page for social networking









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