The School of Data and Computer Science (SCDS) was established early in the University’s history. At SDCS, there are a total of 101 faculty members, including 34 full professors, and 42 associate professors. Most faculty members have overseas PhD degrees. Those who teach international students are all alumni of world famous universities and have worked for a long period in universities and research institutes abroad.
Students participate in various innovative activities and contests, such as the ACM programming and mathematic modeling competitions. Among the achievements, student teams from SDCS have won 15 qualifications to the final of ACM international undergraduate programming contests.
SDCS offers intensive, cutting-edge research in computer science and operates three national labs:
- Digital Home Engineering Research Center
- Digital Home Interactive Application Lab
- Chips and Systems Lab for Internet of Things
The labs have contributed to the areas of digital image and video, internet of things, and big data. SDCS has cooperated with several world famous universities in English-taught programs, such as the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the University of Glasgow, the University of Missouri-Columbia, and the University of Queensland.
- Non-Chinese citizen in good health
- Senior High school graduation qualification
- Age requirement: 18 years or above
- Scores of English in high school records should be Grade C or above (70 points or above out of 100);if scores of English cannot be provided, a minimum score of 60 on the TOEFL iBT or a minimum IELTS score of 5.5 is required (for English taught program only)
- Chinese Language Certificate, HSK Level 4 with 180 points or above (for Chinese taught program only) Applicants who have graduated from high school but not yet received graduation diplomas should provide supplementary documentation from schools verifying their status
- Online Application Form
- Xerox copies of passport
- Diploma and transcript for senior high school
- Language Proficiency Certificate
* All of these documents should be prepared with two copies for each. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with the notarized translations in Chinese or English.
SYSU is located in Guangdong Province, an area neighboring Hong Kong and Macao, which is at the forefront of China's reform and opening up, watch to learn more.
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