Zhejiang University

country rank  6
world rank  273

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University Overview

Founded in 1897, Zhejiang University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Hangzhou (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Zhejiang. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Education, Zhejiang Province, Zhejiang University (ZJU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Zhejiang University (ZJU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 121 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 浙江大学
Acronym ZJU
Founded 1897
Motto Truth and Innovation
Colours Qiushi blue

University Location

Address 38 Zheda Road, Xihu
Hangzhou (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
310027 Zhejiang
T +86 (571) 8795 1020
F +86 (571) 8795 1358

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Zhejiang University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Department of Education, Zhejiang Province


  • Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 21 March 2018