World League
South China University of Technology

China

Wushan, Tianhe, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510641

565 World
rank
27 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1952
Short name:
SCUT
Type:
Public
Students:
41440
Faculty:
2350
Faculty/Students Ratio:
18
:
1
Web-site:
www.scut.edu.cn
Region:
Asia
Location:
Guangzhou
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 565 36.056
Teaching 554 32.726
Research 503 35.316
International Diversity 626 19.966
Financial Sustainability 311 63.189
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 525 25.214
Research Perfomance Rankings 523 35.203
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TEACHING
World Rank: 554
Country rank: 26
Score: 32.726
League: World League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 503
Country rank: 23
Score: 35.316
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 626
Country rank: 17
Score: 19.966
League: World League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 311
Country rank: 19
Score: 63.189
League: Bronze League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

South China University of Technology (SCUT) is located in Guangzhou, a city of the starting point of the ancient Maritime Silk Road and the pioneer of China's reform and opening up. SCUT is a national key university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education of P. R. China. SCUT covers an area of over 294 hectares with two campuses, i.e. the Wushan Campus in Tianhe District and the Higher education mega center Campus in Panyu District. The picturesque environment and profound tradition has made SCUT an ideal place for learning and research. Since its founding in 1952, SCUT has always aimed at building a first-class university and has been ranked among the best in the fields of electronics, architecture, materialogy, chemical engineering, etc. After 60 years of development, SCUT has successfully molded itself into a comprehensive, research-oriented, international university, with its focus on engineering and developing an integrated education platform in science, management, economics, humanities, law and arts. In recent years, the demand of graduate students has exceeded their supply. The employment rate of its undergraduates in 2012 has reached 99.10% and that of its graduates 99.10%. Over the past 60 years, it has cultivated for the country over 270,000 students, many of whom have become leaders and pioneers in academic and industrial sectors and government agencies.

Mission Statement

To create, preserve and disseminate knowledge and educate students who will best serve the nation and the world.