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Xiamen University, colloquially known as Xia Da, located in Xiamen, Fujian province, is the first university in China founded by overseas Chinese. Established by Tan Kah Kee in 1921, the university was originally known as Amoy University. The university is one of many comprehensive universities directly administered by the Chinese Ministry of Education.
Motto: Pursue Excellence, Strive for Perfection
Administrative staff: 4,600+
Postgraduates: 10,286 (PhD 1,501 Master 8,785)
48 : 52
Gender ratio (in %)
Students : Staff ratio