SUSTech offers a world class education that empowers students to realize academic and professional goals. We welcome international students who seek a baccalaureate degree or a short term study, and who are driven, exploratory and passionate in learning.

About SUSTech

Established in 2011, SUSTech is a public university in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone (SEZ) of China, adjacent to Hong Kong. It is positioned to be a top-tier international university that excels in interdisciplinary research, nurtures innovative talents, and delivers new knowledge to the world.

Where is SUSTech?


Shenzhen: a competitive, innovative and promising metropolis, known as China’s Silicon Valley

Location: 90 minutes by car to Hong Kong International Airport

Population: 20 million

Per-capita GDP: US$24,000 (2014)

State level Hi-Tech companies: 4700+

Climate: Semi-tropical, green all year round



Global leadership: Education for future leading scientists and entrepreneurs

Academic excellence: World-class quality & multidisciplinary research 

International environment

Innovative teaching: Undergraduate students participate in faculty research from sophomore year

Academic choice: Majors claimed by the end of sophomore year to ensure informed choice and true commitment

Engaging campus life: Residential college advisor system for student guidance services and activities

Student Scholarship: Qualified students provided with scholarships

Undergraduate students: 2,927

Faculty members: 262in total

Student-faculty ratio: 11: 1

Residential college: 6

Student clubs: 79