1.Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai Jiao Tong University is a public research university in Shanghai, China. Established in 1896 as Nanyang Public School by an imperial edict issued by the Guangxu Emperor, the university is one .
Address: 800 Dongchuan Rd, Minhang Qu, China, 200240
President: Lin Zhongqin
Total enrollment: 42,881 (2011)
Phone: +86 21 5474 0000
Motto: 饮水思源, 爱国荣校 (Gratitude and Responsibility.)
Party Secretary: Jiang Sixian
Fudan University, located in Shanghai, China, is one of the most prestigious and selective universities in China; It is consistently ranked in the world’s top 100 most academic universities. It is also a member in the C9 League.
Address: 220 Handan Rd, WuJiaoChang, Yangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200433
Undergraduate tuition and fees: International tuition: 34,000 CNY (2011)
Phone: +86 21 6564 2222
President: Xu Ningsheng (许宁生)
Number of students: 31,900
Motto: 博学而笃志，切问而近思 (Rich in knowledge and tenacious of purposes, inquiring with earnestness and reflecting with self-practice, Scientia et studium, quaestīo et cogītātīo)
Tongji University, colloquially known as Tongji, is a comprehensive university located in Shanghai. Established in 1907 by the German government together with German physicians in Shanghai.
Address: 1239 Siping Rd, Yangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China
Phone: +86 21 6598 2200
President: Zhong Zhihua (钟志华)
Founded: 1 October 1907
Number of students: 35,840
4.New York University Shanghai
New York University Shanghai is jointly established by New York University and East China Normal University of Shanghai. It is the first American college to receive independent registration status from China’s Ministry of Education.
Address: 1555 Century Ave, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200122
Phone: +86 21 2059 5000
Number of students: 1,200
Founded: 2012, Shanghai, China
Chancellor: Yu Lizhong
Shanghai University, abbreviated as SHU or Shangda, is a public research university located in Shanghai, China. Shanghai University is one of the nation’s leading research universities.
Address: 99 Shangda Rd, Baoshan Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200444
Number of students: 37,800
Phone: +86 21 9692 8188
President: Jin Donghan
Color: Light blue
Motto: 自强不息；先天下之忧而忧，后天下之乐而乐 (The movement of heaven is full of power. Thus the superior man makes himself strong and untiring., Be concerned about the affairs of state before others, and enjoy comfort after others.)
6.East China Normal University
East China Normal University is a comprehensive public research university located in Shanghai, China.
Address: 3663 Zhongshan N Rd, HuaShiDa, Putuo Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200062
Phone: +86 21 6223 3333
Mascot: ECNU Lions
President: Chen Qun
Color: ECNU Red
Number of students: 32,000
7.Shanghai International Studies University
The Shanghai International Studies University is an elite institution of higher learning in China. It’s one of top eight foreign studies universities in China.
Address: 550 Dalian W Rd, Hongkou Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200080
Undergraduate tuition and fees: International tuition: 18,000 CNY (2010)
Phone: +86 21 3537 2000
Founded: December 1949
Total enrollment: 10,343 (2011)
President: Cao Deming (曹德明)
8.Shanghai Theatre Academy
Shanghai Theatre Academy is a public university in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China dedicated to dramatic art education. Its predecessor was Shanghai Municipal Experimental Theatre School cofounded by the famous educator Gu Yuxiu.
Address: 630 Huashan Rd, Jingan Qu, Shanghai Shi, China
Phone: +86 21 6248 2920
Officer in charge: Party Secretary
President: Sheng Han
Founded: 1 December 1945
Vice-president: William Huizhu Sun et al
9.Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, founded in 1917, is a finance- and economics-oriented research university located in Shanghai, the People’s Republic of China.
Address: 777 Guoding Rd, WuJiaoChang, Yangpu Qu, China
Undergraduate tuition and fees: 10,500 CNY (2011)
Phone: +86 21 6590 4057
Number of students: 22,071
Motto: 厚德博学，经济匡时 (Strive for Virtue and Knowledge, Assist in Economy and Governance)
10.East China University of Science and Technology
East China University of Science and Technology is a research university located in Shanghai, China.
Address: 130 Meilong Rd, Xuhui Qu, China, 200237
Total enrollment: 25,700 (2010)
Phone: +86 21 6425 2518
Doctoral students: 1,570
Other students: 1,260 foreign students
President: Qu Jingping (曲景平)
Motto: 勤奋求实，励志明德 (Diligence, Factuality, Aspiration and Virtue)
11.Shanghai Normal University
Shanghai Normal University is a public university in Shanghai, China. As a key university in Shanghai city, it is a comprehensive local university with salient features of teacher training and a particular strength in liberal arts.
Address: 100 Haisi Rd, Fengxian Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 201418
Phone: +86 21 6432 2000
President: Ziqiang Zhu
Motto: 厚德 博学 求是 笃行
Academic staff: 1,713
Donghua University is a public research university in Shanghai, China. Established in 1951, it is a member of China’s Project 211 group of national key universities, with a heavy focus on high level technological and scientific research.
Address: 849 Zhongshan W Rd, Changning Qu, China
Other students: 4.000 foreign students
Phone: +86 21 6237 9160
Administrative staff: 2,700
President: Changjun Jiang
Number of students: 30,000
Motto: 崇德博学, 励志尚实
13.University of Shanghai for Science and Technology
University of Shanghai for Science and Technology founded in 1906, is a public university in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China. It is colloquially known as Shànghǎi Lǐgōng or Shànglǐ.
Address: 516 Jungong Rd, Yangpu Qu, China
Phone: +86 21 5527 7040
President: Hu Shougen
Number of students: 24,600
Motto: 信义勤爱 思学志远
14.Shanghai Conservatory of Music
The Shanghai Conservatory of Music was founded on November 27, 1927 as the first music institution of higher education in China.
Address: 359 Zhenghe Rd, Yangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China
Phone: +86 21 6532 0280
President: Lin Zaiyong
Founded: 27 November 1927
15.Shanghai Maritime University
Shanghai Maritime University is a public university in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China. Shanghai Maritime University is multidisciplinary with six fields of study: Engineering, Management, Economics, Literature, Science and Law.
Address: Pudong, Shanghai, China, 201306
President: Shicheng Yu
Students: 20,000 total
Campus: Urban & Suburban
Colors: White, Blue
16.Second Military Medical University
The Second Military Medical University is a public university in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China that was founded in September 1949 and named in July 1951.
Address: 800 Xiangyin Rd, Yangpu Qu, China
Founded: September 1949