To pursue excellence in an effort to build itself into a world-class university with Chinese characteristics

To work for national progress while serving the needs in global development

To carry forward the spirit of cooperation and inclusiveness by expanding international partnership with an open mind


To produce future global talents with international exposure

To increase its presence in the world

To take on global critical challenges through continued international collaboration

To stay committed to embracing the diversity of cultures

To enhance our governance capacity


The International Affairs Division (IAD) serves the role of an advocate, a planner, a promoter, and a coordinator for SJTU’s global strategies. IAD strives to establish diverse exchange platforms for SJTU faculties and students and expand the international presence of SJTU with a variety of cross-cultural exchange and cooperation.

QS World University Rankings
Academic Ranking of World Universities
Global Partners
International Students