Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) – 上海交通大学

Shanghai, China

QS Ranking: 47

Founded: 1896

Type: University

Total Students: 38556+


Shanghai Jiao Tong University is a major research university in Shanghai. Established on April 8, 1896, as Nanyang Public School by an imperial edict issued by the Guangxu Emperor, it is one of China's oldest universities. Shanghai Jiao Tong University is a C9 League university and a Chinese Ministry of Education Class A Double First Class University.


Through some 120 years' unremitting efforts, SJTU has become a comprehensive, research-oriented, and internationalized top university in China.


SJTU has 67 undergraduate programs covering 9 major disciplines: economics, law, literature, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management, and arts. SJTU ranked top 0.1% in Essential Science Indicators (ESI) in 7 research fields, including Engineering (top 0.01%), Materials Science, Chemistry, Clinical Medicine, Computer Science, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Biology & Biochemistry. SJTU is leading the country in terms of both the number of National projects (1194) and the amount of research funding (644 million) supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China. The number of research papers and international conference papers rank first in China.


Carrying the mission of preserving cultural heritage, and seeking for the truth, bearing the responsibility of invigorating the Chinese nation and developing for the benefits of humankind, today this centennial university is sailing for the aim of becoming a comprehensive, research-oriented, and internationalized world-class university.

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800 Dongchuan RD. Minhang District, Shanghai, China

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Avg Cost of Tuition/Year ¥40104.08 RMB
Cost of Living/Year¥25000.00 RMB
*Application Fee¥800.00 RMB
*Charged once for each program
Estimated Total/Year¥65904.08 RMB
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