Fudan University

  • Undergraduate Students
  • Postgraduate Students

World Rankings

  • QS World University Ranking (2018–19) 44

Students' Union

  • There are four categories of student associations: Academic Societies, Practical Societies, Artistic Societies, and Physical Culture Societies.


  • The university was established in 1905 as Fudan College. 
  • The two Chinese characters Fu (复) and Dan (旦), literally meaning "[heavenly light shines] day after day", were chosen by the distinguished educator in modern Chinese history, Father Ma Xiangbo S.J., from the Confucian Classics.

Notable Alumni and Famous Faces

  • Yu Youren, politician of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
  • Zhang Zhirang, Federal Judge of PRC.
  • Li Lanqing, former vice prime minister of PRC.


Fudan University, 220 Handan Road, Yangpu, Shanghai, China