As a state-level campus jointly constructed by the Ministry of Education, the People’s Government of Guangdong Province, the People’s Government of Guangzhou Municipality and South China University of Technology(SCUT), Guangzhou International Campus of SCUT is committed to helping students become well-rounded, thoughtful, skilled and competitive professionals-making a positive impact across the globe.   


A world leading research-intensive campus to advance science and technology for Guangdong and national innovation-driven development and the prosperity of humankind;

An intelligent valley in cultivating high-level innovation talents, carrying out cutting-edge research, gathering global academic leaders, conducting international cooperative education, nurturing innovation and entrepreneurship and fostering commercialization of research output. 


All disciplines on campus to be listed among the world-class by 2030;

All disciplines on campus to be ranked within the world’s top by 2050.



  • Innovation: to create cutting-edge interdisciplinary education on New Engineering

  • Intelligence: to gather and cultivate the global valley of wisdom

  • Integration: to introduce and integrate global high quality educational resources

  • Impetus: to explore new institutional mechanisms for increasing efficiency and excellence

  • Interlink: To actively link students' learning environment with living environment

  • Impact: to speed up the production of first-class output

Schools and Institutes (Up to Nov 2018)


  • School of Molecular Science and Engineering

  • Shien-Ming Wu School of Intelligent Engineering

  • School of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering

  • School of Microelectronics

Research Institutes

  • South China Advanced Institute for Soft Matter Science and Technology

  • SCUT-HKUST Joint Research Institute  

  • Guangzhou Research Institute of Intelligent Engineering  

  • South China Research Institute of Geo-technical Engineering

Future Schools and Institutes


  • School of Data Science

  • School of Marine Science and Engineering

  • School of Green Architecture and Smart Cities

  • School of Ecology and Environment

  • School of Smart Grid and New Energy

  • School of Quantum and Optical Communication

Research Institutes

  • South China Research Institute of Marine Engineering

  • Research Institute of Materials Genome Engineering

  • Guangdong-Hong Kong Macau Joint Research Institute of Bio-medicine and Regenerative Medicine



  • Phase I of first construction to be completed by Sept. 2019

  • Phase II of first construction to be completed by Dec. 2019

  • The whole construction to be completed by 2021

Facts and figures

  • Floor area: 1.1 million square meters

  • Build-up area: 1.4 million square meters

  • Student enrollment: 14, 500 by 2023, including 3,000 undergraduate students, 5,000 master students, 4,000 doctoral students, and 2,500 international students

  • Faculty: 2, 000 by 2023