Founded in 1933, the South China Normal University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large metropolis of Guangzhou (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Guangdong. Officially recognized by the Department of Education of the Guangdong Province, South China Normal University (SCNU) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Chinese higher education institution. South China Normal University (SCNU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 90-year-old Chinese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this Chinese higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SCNU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||South China Normal University|
|Motto||Foster the spirit of working hard; Pursue studies with utmost rigour; Seek truth from facts to blaze new trails; be a model of virtue for others
|Address||55, Zhongshan Avenue West, Tianhe District
|Tel||+86 (20) 8521 1065|
|Fax||+86 (20) 8521 2131|
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The following uniRank Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This uniRank table aims to help quickly identify the South China Normal University's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic admission information for the South China Normal University.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has the South China Normal University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.
The South China Normal University's acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
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Overall, the importance of university size and profile can vary depending on the student's individual goals, beliefs and priorities. It is important to consider these factors along with other important criteria, such as academic programs, location, cost and university culture.
uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for the South China Normal University.
The South China Normal University has a student enrollment range of 35,000-39,999 making it a very large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 2,000-2,499 academic employees (Faculty).
The South China Normal University is a public higher education institution.
The South China Normal University is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
The South China Normal University does not have any religious affiliation.
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uniRank provides below an overview of the facilities and services offered by the South China Normal University.
This institution has a physical Library for its students.
This institution provides on-campus residences or dormitories and/or off-campus accommodation to its students.
This institution has sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
This institution offers one or more types of financial aid (i.e. scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid, etc.) for eligible students.
This institution provides study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
This higher education institution offers a distance learning mode for some programs or courses.
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The South China Normal University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Department of Education of the Guangdong Province
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
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This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education.
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