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South China University of Technology

China

290th US-News World Ranking

South China University of Technology History

The South China University of Technology also known as SCUT is a public research university located in Guangzhou, China. The university was established in 1952 as the South China Institute of Technology after various faculties from different universities were merged. The university adopted its current name in 1988.

South China University of Technology Programs, Courses, and Schools

The South China University of Technology comprises of 28 schools in total with 17 in Wushan campus and 11 in Guangzhou HEMC Campus. Wushan campus offers programs in Architecture, Automation Science & Engineering, Business Administration, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering, Electric Power, Electronic and Information Engineering, Food Science and Engineering, Foreign Languages, Ideology and Politics, Light Industry and Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical & Automotive Engineering, Physical Education, Physics and Optoelectronic Technology, and Public Administration.

South China University of Technology’s HEMC campus offers programs in International Education, Arts, Bioscience and Bioengineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Design, Economics and Commerce, Environment and Energy, Journalism and Communication, Law, Software Engineering, and Medicine.

South China University of Technology Campuses

The South China University of Technology comprises of two campuses – Wushan and Guangzhou Higher Education Mega Center (HEMC) Campus. The Wushan campus is the primary campus spread over an area of 1.83-kilometer square whilst HEMC campus is spread over 1.12-kilometer square. Both the campuses offer world-class student facilities such as classrooms, lecture theatres, laboratories, and study spaces.

The South China University of Technology has traditional Chinese architecture reflected in many of its buildings. The university also offers extensive sports facilities, career counseling services, study spaces, libraries in addition to numerous leisure and recreational facilities.

South China University of Technology Achievements

The South China University of Technology is one of the key 33 universities endorsed by the Chinese Ministry of Education. The ministry rates university as Class A - Double First Class University with leading research and development activities in subjects like Science, Engineering, and Computers.

The South China University of Technology is ranked in top 400 universities in the world by Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) with its Engineering program ranked 48th in the World. QS Rankings places the university in top 150 universities in Asia.

South China University of Technology USP

The South China University of Technology has produced prominent graduates who have held or hold prominent positions in the government, industry, and arts. The university is highly regarded for its research programs and serves as a backbone of R&D activities in the Guangzhou region.

The South China University of Technology is an averagely selective institution and offers scholarships and financial aid to assist the students with tuition fee and living costs. Moreover, many of the scholarships are also open for international students studying Business programs which are AMBA accredited.

South China University of Technology Notable Alumni

Cheng Siwei (Vice Chairman of The National People's Congress), Wan Qingliang (Former Mayor and CCP Secretary of Guangzhou City), Lin Shusen (Former Governor and Deputy Communist Party Chief of Guizhou Province), and Chen Ding (2012 Summer Olympics Gold Medalist).

South China University of Technology Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2
GPA
24
IB
55
Percentage

South China University of Technology Cost of studies

Fees

Undergraduate: RMB 26,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

South China University of Technology Deadlines

Bachelors: Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Masters: Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

South China University of Technology Rankings

Global

290
US News
462
QS
151 -200
Shanghai
401 -500
Times Higher Education
302
GTU Rank

Regional

China
16
US News
28
QS
35
Shanghai
15
Times Higher Education

Regional

Asia
47
US News
119
QS
65
Times Higher Education

Regional

BRICS
72
QS

Regional

Emerging Economies
48
Times Higher Education
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South China University of Technology Stats

University Stats
43330

Students

University Stats
24850

Undergraduates

University Stats
18480

Postgraduate

University Stats
4500

Faculty Strength

University Stats
9

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
¥
26000

Tuition Fees

University Stats
¥
24000

Living Cost

University Stats
2

Avg. GPA

University Stats
24

Avg. IB

University Stats
55
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
5.5

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in CNY

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381 Wushan Rd, Tianhe Qu, Guangzhou Shi, Guangdong Sheng, China, 510630,China

+862087110000

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