15 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Guangzhou

Below is the list of best universities in Guangzhou ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 217K citations received by 23.3K academic papers made by 15 universities in Guangzhou was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Sun Yat - Sen University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#7 in China
#15 in Asia
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

2. Jinan University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#41 in China
#91 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
37,918
Founded
1906

3. South China Normal University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#53 in China
#118 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1933

4. South China University of Technology

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#62 in China
#142 in Asia
Enrollment
42,720
Founded
1952

5. Southern Medical University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#75 in China
#186 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
13,380
Founded
1951

6. South China Agricultural University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#77 in China
#193 in Asia
Enrollment
60,588
Founded
1909

7. Guangdong University of Foreign Studies

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#81 in China
#206 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1969

8. Guangzhou University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#84 in China
#215 in Asia
Enrollment
34,241
Founded
1927

9. Guangdong University of Technology

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#131 in China
#331 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

10. Guangzhou Medical University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#149 in China
#378 in Asia
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1958

11. Guangdong University of Finance and Economics

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#257 in China
#774 in Asia
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1983

12. Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#289 in China
#876 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
17,000
Founded
1956

13. Guangdong Pharmaceutical University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#360 in China
#1084 in Asia
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1958

14. Zhongkai University of Agriculture and Engineering

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#459 in China
#1543 in Asia
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1927

15. Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#521 in China
#1898 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1953

Universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences near Guangzhou

Distance, km
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University
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City
95 Shenzhen University 69
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109 Lingnan University 54
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Hong Kong
112 University of Macau 38
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113 Macau University of Science and Technology 214
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121 Education University of Hong Kong 28
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Hong Kong
125 Chinese University of Hong Kong 2
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Hong Kong
129 City University of Hong Kong 5
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129 Hong Kong Baptist University 22
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130 University of Hong Kong 1
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131 Open University of Hong Kong 190
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