Study in Guangzhou. Guangzhou is the third-largest city in China is the capital city of Guangdong. Guangzhou is a prosperous shopping center. Its location on Pearl River and proximity to Hong Kong made Guangzhou a strategic port for centuries. Guangzhou busiest transportation and shopping center in China. The city beckons with its contrasting historical temples, sparkling skyscrapers and great architecture. Just below you will see more information about Guangzhou universities.
Why choose Guangzhou
The city is shining due to international companies. International relations and business are the most popular subjects of study in Guangzhou. From finance and accounting to sales and marketing. Students on business majors will find the best classes, which prepare them for the business world. If a business doesn’t attract you, then other popular courses include Chinese language and culture.
Weather in Guangzhou
The weather in Guangzhou usually warm and moist throughout the year without a clear separation of seasons. With moist subtropical monsoon climate. Guangzhou characterized by warm winter, hot summer, little frost and snow.
Life in Guangzhou for international students
Guangzhou is a perfect place for students who want to meet Cantonese culture. The city offers a funny experience for every student. Landmarks of Guangzhou won’t leave anyone indifferent. Students can spend the day immersing themselves in a lifestyle enjoying char-sui(meat marinated in plum sauce). You can also attend Cantonese opera (Guangzhou theater) and look at singing, martial arts and acrobatics or visit Cantonese fair. This import and export fair is the largest in China and an important event for international students, who study in April or October. Thrill-seekers can visit the largest thematic park in China, Chimelong Paradise.
The best part about being in a major port and transport hub is that you have endless opportunities to derive relationships during your studying abroad. Guangzhou – one of the most prosperous cities in China. Learn from the best international experts and open doors for a future international career.
Although Guangzhou is the heart of Cantonese culture (along with Hong Kong). The city differs in language, food and atmosphere. It also means that you should use yuans instead of the Hong Kong dollar. Programs for study abroad opens the door for international students in Guangzhou. You always will find the perfect program that fits your needs while the study in Guangzhou.
Prepare for the dynammic city, nice meal, international community and unforgettable experience for life!
Guangzhou Medical University
Guangzhou Medical University was founded in 1958. It provides a wide choice of programs for students. Main campus located in the center of Guangzhou. Since 2010, the university receives foreign students for participating in clinical medicine programs in the English language. In 2014 it was allowed to take Governmnet Scholarships.
University has 15 schools, 8 affiliates and 11 hospitals. It also provides 19 full-time bachelor’s programs, 5 master’s programs Level 1, 35 master’s programs Level 2. 1 program for P.h.D. 1 Level and 1 postgraduate research station. Guangzhou Medical University has exchange programs with more than 19 universities and research institutions in foreign countries.
Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine
Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine one of the oldest universities of Traditional Chinese Medicine(TCM). Was created after founding PR China on September 25, 1956. After more than half a century of effort, it went from the institute of TCM to the university of TCM. Ministry of Education in China rated higher education as excellent in 2002. In 2004 it was included in the “211 Project” Guangdong province. The main part of the university in 2006 has moved into a new campus. Each facility was improved and expanded.
Jinan University established in 1906 and currently has 4 campuses in Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Zhuhai. Higher education institution consists of 25 colleges, 58 departments, 177 research institutes, 84 laboratories, 15 post-doctoral stations and 1 research station. Jinan University is also home to 17 affiliated hospitals, several national core disciplines, design centers and core laboratories. There are 1869 teachers, 2 of them are academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 6 are academicians of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, 504 professors and 692 associate professors. The number of international students is 11.828, which is the highest in the country.
Shantou University was founded in 1981 with the approval of the Governmnet council. It is a key university under the “211 Project” in Guangdong province. The university is also one of the few public universities with ongoing support from the Li Ka Shing Private Foundation.
Currently, Shantou University has 9 schools and colleges, 5.113 professors and medical staff, also 9.488 students. Faculty members and staff dedicated to the sustainable development of the college. College offers a seven-years clinical medicine program, a five-years clinical medicine program, a four-year nursing program and an English-taught clinical medicine program designed for international students. There are 2.553 students study at the Medical College of Shantou University.
South China Normal University was founded in 1933. It is listed in the “211 Project” and also is defined as a university with recognized and qualitative education. University covers different fields of study. There are 30 schools and colleges provide 73 bachelor’s programs, 175 master’s programs and 90 P.h.D. programs. The university is strong in the field of teacher training. In 2012 university had 25.479 students, including 1.000 international students from about 50 countries. Three campuses host 3 mixed-use libraries with over 3.1 million books.
South China University of Technology is one of the leading universities in China. The university is directly managed by the State Ministry of Education. It is also participating in the “985 Project” and “211 Project”. It is also competitive enough to play a role in the international community. Located in Guangzhou near Hong Kong and Macau.
Southern Medical Unversity, located in Guangzhou was founded in 1951. In 2006 university has begun recruiting scholarships from the Chinese Governmnet and international students for English-taught clinical medicine programs. There are 17 schools, 6 affiliated hospitals and 47 hospitals. University has 7 post-doctoral research stations. Also, provides 75 P.h.D. programs, 98 master’s programs and 49 bachelor’s programs. The number of faculty members of the university is more than 6.000 people. Out of more than 19.000, 900 are foreign students. It has exchange programs with more than 30 universities.
Sun Yatsen University located in Guangzhou city. It was founded by Dr. Sun Yatsen, the great leader of China’s democratic revolution. The history of the university is more than 100 years old. It is a key university named “985 Project” and “211 Project” under the Ministry of Education. University is one of the largest in the country and one of the best in the world. Has 32 schools and colleges. 102 programs on a bachelor’s degree, 251 programs on a master’s degree and 180 programs on a P.h.D. degree.
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Tuition fees and scholarships to study in Guangzhou:
Guangzhou is a relatively cheap city compared to other cities in China. Students can live for only 600$ per month.
Tuition fees per year
|Guangzhou Medical University||4500-5500$|
|Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine||3000-4500$|
|South China Normal University||2500-3700$|
|South China University of Technology||2600-5900$|
|Southern Medical University||4500-5500$|
|Sun Yatsen University||3400-28000$|
Tuition fees per year
The Government of Guangdong has established a scholarship for “Outstanding Excellent International Students” to study in Guangdong Province.
For more information about scholarships, ask our consultants. Also, you can find full review of scholarships here.