Sun Yat Sen University
Founded in 1924 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen, Sun Yat-sen University (China) is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning characterized by its revolutionary spirit. The mission of SYSU is to advance knowledge and educate students in arts, science, technology, and other academic areas that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century.
At present, Sun Yat-sen University is a comprehensive university including the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, technical science, medical science, pharmacology and management science.
There are 25 schools and colleges and a wide offer variety of subject areas and complete disciplines. In the programs of graduate studies, there are 22 disciplines leading to Doctorate degrees and 32 to Master degrees, of which 171 specialties lead to Doctorate degree, 236 specialties lead to Master degree; in addition, there are 17 branches of studies leading to professional degrees
Sun Yat-sen University is located in Guangdong, neighboring Hongkong and Macao, and is active in international academic exchange. The merge with Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Science has brought a wider range of fields in international exchange. The University has established academic exchange with more than 100 well-known universities, academic institutes and societies in countries and areas of America, Canada, Japan, Australia, England, France and Germany, and has signed exchange agreements with 40 of them.
Sun Yat-sen University covers a total area of 6.17 square kilometers and has 4 campuses: Guangzhou South Campus, Guangzhou North Campus, Guangzhou East Campus, and Zhuhai Campus.See the photo gallery below.