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Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Public research university in Shanghai

Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) is a major public research university in Shanghai, China. It was established on April 8, 1896, and is one among the China's oldest and most prestigious universities. SJTU has become one of the world's top 100 universities and a key university directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education (MOE) of the People's Republic of China and co-constructed by MOE and Shanghai Municipal Government. As a comprehensive university, SJTU offers 71 undergraduate programs covering 9 major disciplines: economics, law, literature, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, management, and arts. SJTU enjoys an increasingly high scientific research level and technological innovation level.

Today, this centennial university is sailing towards the goal of becoming a comprehensive, innovative, and internationalized world-class university.

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Details last updated 17-May-2022

People at Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Lei Fu

Professor and Associate Dean at Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Shanghai Jiao Tong University News

Intermittent fasting could lead to increased heart disease mortality

New Scientist - 18-Mar-2024

More studies needed, perhaps time-restricted eating provides short-term gain but long-term pain


Anti-ageing substance in sea squirts improved brain health in older mice

Neuroscience News - 11-May-2022

Plasmalogen supplement reversed ageing signs in mice; might as well keeps you young