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Fudan University

Fudan University’s exploration of the liberal arts education began in the 1980s. Former school president Xie Xide proposed drawing a lesson from undergraduate training experience developed internationally, through a trial of the liberal arts education. Fudan College was formally established in September 2005, substantially promoting liberal arts education within China.

About

History

In 1905, Yu Youren and Shao Lizi left Zhendan Public School to support Ma Xiangbo in founding Fudan Public School in Wusong. The school’s name was chosen from the “Biography of Yuxia” in the Classic of History, where the two characters (“return”) and (“dawn”) are found in the lines “Auspicious clouds are splendid, they gather and fill the sky; 

Education

The liberal arts education is a well-rounded education centered on the human being. By promoting liberal arts education, Fudan hopes to transmit to students the spirit of the sciences and humanities, fostering full development of character in students, understanding different cultures and ways of thinking, developing habits of independent thinking and investigation, and providing them with a better grasp of nature and society. Over several years of development, the school will create a liberal arts education program with a core curriculum at its center, supported by the residential college and mentorship systems, promoting an improved quality of talent development.

Research

With years of development, Fudan has become a comprehensive research university with ten disciplines including philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history, science, engineering, medical science and management. Fudan takes pride in its balanced strengths in arts, science and medical science. In recently years, the University promotes interdisciplinary development and emerging science development to facilitate discipline development into world-class level.

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2019
44 -4
2018
40 3
2017
43
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2018
101
2017
101
2016
101
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
105 11
2018
116 39
2017
155
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2018
148
2017
-
2016
-
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

Orientation - Your stay in Shanghai starts with a free pick up from the airport and an familiar with your universityv with Shanghai and with your new class mate 

Excursions - You'll be invited on a regular basis to join our extracurricular activities, and excursions to places of interest in and around Shanghai 

Housing services

CCSP students are offered accommodation in apartments at Tohee International Student Village, which is located adjacent to the Fudan University campus. The Village is home to a large number of international students from all over the world. A standard Tohee apartment has 2 or 3 bedrooms with 1 or 2 bathrooms, a living/dining room, kitchen, balconv. Wifl. television. washina machine and fridae.

Library services

Fudan University Library was formally established in 1922, previously known as the Reading Room of Wu Wu (the year 1918). Today it comprises the Liberal Arts Library, the Science Library and the Medical Library, with its total floor space being 29,000 M2.

Medical services

It is mandatory for all international students in China to purchase the so-called Foreign Students Overall Insurance. You can purchase this insurance at the Fudan University International Student Office during the registration procedures at the university, our staff will help you do so. The insurance premium of 400 CNY per semester is already included in the CCSP programme fees. 

Student Life

Campus life

Fudan Foreign Student Dormitory is constituted by the Main building and the Supplementary building. Introduction to both buildings is as follows:

Main building :The main building located northwest of Fudan campus is a 23 storey building with totally 728 rooms, 582 single rooms and 146 double rooms respectively. There are 4 elevators in the main building (in the mid of north and south lobbies).The double rooms are from 1st floor to 14th floor.

Tohee International Student Village is student accommodation designed to provide a secure and comfortable living environment for oversea students in shanghai.

Student clubs

Fudan University is host to a large number of student associations and clubs, ranging from arts to politics to athletics and outdoors activities.

 The Associations and clubs :

  • Volleyball Association 
  • Fudan Soccer Association 
  • Fudan Tennis Association 
  • Running Club