Shanghai University

99 Shangda Road, Shanghai

  • #=422 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 35,968Total Students
  • 4,285Faculty
  • 2,380Int'l Students

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Immersed in the distinguished heritage and pioneering track record in a leading global city, Shanghai University (SHU) is situated in the heart of Shanghai.

SHU is a member university of the national project 211 and a research-intensive comprehensive university. It has witnessed continuous progress and advancement with far-sighted objectives to cultivate talents with all-around development, global perspective and creative awareness.

SHU is known for its vigorous international exchanges and cooperation. It has established academic links and cooperation with dozens of foreign universities. Over 3,000 international students are studying on SHU campuses.

SHU has made a medium and long-term strategic plan which aims at constructing a green, safe and informationalized campus and cultivating a university culture that is characteristic of persistent self-improvement, innovation, spirit to pursue the best, open and inclusive attitude to create a harmonious and active campus atmosphere. It also aims at creating a globalized campus to meet the needs of all students for their cultivation in science, culture, sports and arts. SHU is striving to develop into a first-class comprehensive university in China with a high-level talents training system and a knowledge innovation system as well in proportion to the city’s position as a modern international metropolis.

About

Immersed in the distinguished heritage and pioneering track record in a leading global city, Shanghai University (SHU) is situated in the heart of Shanghai.

SHU is a member university of the national project 211 and a research-intensive comprehensive university. It has witnessed continuous progress and advancement with far-sighted objectives to cultivate talents with all-around development, global perspective and creative awareness.

SHU is known for its vigorous international exchanges and cooperation. It has established academic links and cooperation with dozens of foreign universities. Over 3,000 international students are studying on SHU campuses.

SHU has made a medium and long-term strategic plan which aims at constructing a green, safe and informationalized campus and cultivating a university culture that is characteristic of persistent self-improvement, innovation, spirit to pursue the best, open and inclusive attitude to create a harmonious and active campus atmosphere. It also aims at creating a globalized campus to meet the needs of all students for their cultivation in science, culture, sports and arts. SHU is striving to develop into a first-class comprehensive university in China with a high-level talents training system and a knowledge innovation system as well in proportion to the city’s position as a modern international metropolis.

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #401- 450
  • 2014
    #451-460
  • 2015
    #501-550
  • 2016
    #411-420
  • 2017
    #451-460
  • 2018
    #421-430
  • 2019
    #=422
  • 2020
    #=412
  • 2021
    #=387
  • 2022
    #=436
  • 2023
    #=422

Ranking criteria

27.3
Overall
21.1
Academic Reputation
8.5
Employer Reputation
54.2
Faculty Student Ratio
22.3
Citations per Faculty
44.3
International Faculty Ratio
7
International Students Ratio
56
International Research Network
13
Employment Outcomes

Student & Staff

Total students
35,968

45%
55%

International students
2,380

42%
58%

Total faculty staff
4,285

805
3480

Total students
35,968

45%
55%

International students
2,380

42%
58%

Total faculty staff
4,285

3480
805
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Campus locations

99 Shangda Road, BaoShan District, Shanghai, CN,

99 Shangda Road , Shanghai , Shanghai Province , China , 200444

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