Soochow University

Name Soochow University City SuZhou
University Tier National Project 211 Monthly Living
Expense (RMB)
Student Number
2125 Total Student
Number (2015)
School Homepage,cn
Website for
Student Enrollment


Soochow University islocated in the ancient town of Suzhou, which is also called "Paradise onEarth". The university is part of the national "211 Project" andis a "2011 Plan" university. It is also one of the Jiangsu provincialkey comprehensive universities. It has grown from the former Soochow Universityfounded in 1900 into a more diversified university. The university facilitatesstrong research with up-to-date materials in almost every area. Our stock ofmaterials include: nearly 4 million books, over 30 million Chinese and foreign periodicalsand more than 1.1 million Chinese and foreign e-books, and 82 Chinese andforeign language databases. Soochow University currently has 26 post-doctoralprograms, 24 main discipline doctoral programs, 47 main discipline master’sprograms, including 244 master’s degrees with different areas of emphasis, 21 professional master’s programs, and 124 undergraduate programs. Today, SoochowUniversity has developed into a comprehensive university with 12 major disciplines: philosophy, economics, law, education, literature, history,science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management science, and art.