- Founded in: 1952
- Campus: 1300000square meters
- Students: 30000 (as of 17 December)
- International Students: 1500 (as of 17 December)
- Scholarship: Yes
Study in South China University of Technology
South China University of Technology (SCUT) is one of China's leading universities. South China University of Technology is a key comprehensive research-oriented university under Project 985 and Project 211. It operates under the direct leadership of the State Ministry of Education. SCUT is a member of Project 985 and Project 211 which means top excellent in teaching and research, it is one of the universities approved by MOE to accept international students on Chinese Government Scholarships.
SCUT has two campuses in Guangzhou. South China University of Technology (SCUT), formerly known as the South China Institute of Technology, was established in 1952, through the amalgamation of the technical faculties of 12 universities in 5 provinces in central and southern China, including Sun Yat-sen University, Lingnan University, Hunan University, Guangxi University, etc.
SCUT strives to be world-class in the international university community. It is active in academic exchange, promoting collaboration with more than 80 overseas universities. The currently enrolled international students come from more than 70 countries. About 65% are taking major studies, while the rest are learning Chinese. Most of the students in the Chinese language program will continue their path to excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate studies, once they pass the required Chinese proficiency exam.
With precise knowledge pursuit, the school eminent spirit of comity and factualism has come into being. SCUT sticks to its educational guideline of "emphasizing moral character, building well-grounded base, strengthening ability and cultivating comprehensive adaptability". And this guideline has helped cultivating exclusive technological and management talents that are welcomed to the society.