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Shantou University

  • Category Public University
  • Attribute Guangdong Province 211 Project
  • City Shan Tou
  • Preponderant Discipline

    Engineering, Medical Science, Science, etc…

  • Key Majors

    Applied Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology

  • Total Students 11,123
  • International Students /
  • Program Taught in English

    Biomedical Engineering, MBBS(Clinical Medicine), Nursing

  • Monthly Living Cost(RMB) 1500
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Shantou University general information

Shantou University is a comprehensive university in Guangdong Province established with the approval of the State Council in 1981. It is a provincial and ministerial university jointly established by the Ministry of Education, Guangdong Province and the Li Ka Shing Foundation. A public university that is continuously funded by the foundation. The school covers an area of 1,990.20 mu, with a construction area of 570,100 square meters.

Shantou University education

The school currently has 1 national key discipline, 5 post-doctoral research stations, 6 doctoral degree authorization points for first-level disciplines, and 18 master's degree authorization points for first-level disciplines, including the coverage of first-level disciplines. Our school has a total of second-level disciplines. There are 52 doctoral degree authorization points, 121 master degree authorization points for secondary disciplines, and 17 professional master degree authorization points; 5 key construction disciplines of high-level universities in Guangdong Province (Clinical Medicine, Chemistry, Marine Science, Mathematics, Coastal Smart City Intersection discipline), 8 key disciplines in Guangdong Province; 12 national first-class undergraduate professional construction sites (law, Chinese language and literature, mathematics and applied mathematics, biotechnology, mechanical design and manufacturing and automation, clinical medicine, visual communication design, civil engineering) , Electronic Information Engineering, Applied Chemistry, Marine Science, Accounting), 7 provincial-level first-class undergraduate professional construction sites (Business Administration, Computer Science and Technology, International Economics and Trade, English, Nursing, Journalism, Product Design), 2 national-level professional comprehensive reform pilots (clinical medicine, mechanical design and manufacturing and its automation), 7 national-level characteristic professional construction sites (business administration, art design, law, clinical medicine, mechanical design and manufacturing and its automation, civil engineering, Radio and TV Journalism), 13 provincial-level specialty construction sites.

The school currently has 12 colleges, including liberal arts colleges, science colleges, engineering colleges, law colleges, business colleges, Changjiang College of Art and Design, Changjiang College of Journalism and Communication, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, International College, Marxism College and Continuing Education College. The college recruits doctoral, master and undergraduate students from all over the country (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan regions). It also has a graduate school and 9 residential colleges (colleges). There are more than 17,000 full-time students, and it has cultivated more than 17,000 talents for the society. 140,000 people.

Shantou University Scholarship

Chinese Government Scholarship

The Chinese Government Scholarship provides full or partial scholarship funding for international students studying in China, covering tuition, accommodation, living expenses and comprehensive medical insurance. Shantou University (institution code: 10560) is a receiving institution for Chinese government scholarship students. Outstanding international students are welcome to study at the school by applying for Chinese government scholarships.

Guangdong Provincial Government Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong

New student scholarship

Self-funded applicants for international students of all majors in Shantou University can apply for the Guangdong Provincial Government New Student Scholarship for International Students in Guangdong. The scholarship standard is 10,000 yuan/person/one-time payment for undergraduates, 20,000 yuan/person/one-time payment for master students, and 30,000 yuan for doctoral students. /person/One-time distribution.

Shantou University International Exchange and Cooperation

The school continues to expand its international influence, and has been shortlisted in the world's authoritative university rankings for many times. It has entered the relevant rankings of Times Higher Education for six consecutive years. In the 2021 World University Rankings, it ranks tied for 51st among universities in mainland China. It has expanded international exchanges and cooperation. Currently, the school has cooperated with the United States. 100 universities in 26 countries and regions, including Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Japan, Russia, Australia, and Germany, have established close academic exchanges and cooperation, and actively invite many well-known scholars from first-class universities at home and abroad to visit the school. Teachers and students offer courses and lectures.