List of 24 best universities in Guangzhou

Top 24 universities in Guangzhou ranked by EduRank based on research outputs, non-academic prominence, and alumni influence. The rankings are determined by analyzing 4.96M citations received by 346K academic publications made by 24 universities from Guangzhou, the popularity of 54 recognized alumni, and the largest reference database available.

1. Sun Yat - Sen University

#11 in China
#25 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

3. Jinan University

#46 in China
#114 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
37,918
Founded
1906

4. South China Normal University

#58 in China
#141 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
69%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1933

5. South China Agricultural University

#91 in China
#241 in Asia
Enrollment
60,588
Founded
1909

7. Guangzhou University

#104 in China
#279 in Asia
Enrollment
34,241
Founded
1927

8. Southern Medical University

#109 in China
#302 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
13,380
Founded
1951

10. Guangdong Pharmaceutical University

#306 in China
#920 in Asia
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1958

11. Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine

#331 in China
#1006 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
17,000
Founded
1956

12. Guangzhou Medical University

#347 in China
#1064 in Asia
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1958

15. Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

#481 in China
#1725 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1953

16. Guangdong University of Education

#512 in China
#1943 in Asia
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1955

17. Guangdong University of Finance

#592 in China
#2908 in Asia
Enrollment
23,000
Founded
1950

18. Guangzhou Sport University

#620 in China
#3030 in Asia
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1958

20. Guangdong Baiyun University

#689 in China
#3280 in Asia
Enrollment
19,000
Founded
1989

21. Guangdong Polytechnic Normal University

#690 in China
#3281 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
1957

22. Guangzhou College of Commerce

#717 in China
#3342 in Asia
Enrollment
17,619
Founded
1997

24. Guangzhou Maritime Institute

#909 in China
#4076 in Asia
Enrollment
13,800
Founded
1964

Universities near Guangzhou

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
19 Neusoft Institute, Guangdong 918
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Foshan
20 Foshan University 289
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Foshan
53 Dongguan University of Technology 332
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Dongguan
54 Guangdong University of Science and Technology 574
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Dongguan
61 Wuyi University, Guangdong 723
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Jiangmen
78 Zhaoqing University 461
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Zhaoqing
83 Guang Dong Polytechnic College 871
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Zhaoqing
92 United International College 537
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Zhuhai
94 South University of Science and Technology of China 355
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Shenzhen
95 Shenzhen University 52
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Shenzhen