In 2021:

Five disciplines of Guangzhou University entered top ESI ranking.

Guangzhou University ranks the 99th place nationwide according to ShanghaiRanking Consultancy.

According to latest 2021 rankings of the world's best universities released by U.S.News, Guangzhou University (GZHU) ranks the 706th place in the world and 60th among Chinese universities, 222 and 22 places respectively higher than the previous year. 

According to the 2021 World University Rankings by Subject by U.S.News, Guangzhou University has 4 subjects on the list, among which electrical and electronic engineering has entered the world's top 100. 

In 2020:

Guangzhou University ranks among the top 601 to 700 worldwide and 85 to 102 nationwide according to ShanghaiRanking Consultancy.

21 projects hosted by Guangzhou University were approved as humanities and social science projects of the Ministry of education. The university’s general projects ranks the 14th place nationwide and the 3rd place in the province.

Guangzhou University’s ESI global ranking has increased by 97 places and its rate of making progress ranks the second place in the country.

Guangzhou University ranks the 12th place in Guangdong Province and 153 among national universities and three of its disciplines entered the world top 1% according to the latest data by Essential Science Indicators.

According to ShanghaiRanking Consultancy, Guangzhou University has 28 "Chinese Best Disciplines", the number of which ranks the 51 place nationwide.

Guangzhou University is ranked the 706 place in Best Global Universities.

According to Clarivate, the discipline of material science of Guangzhou University enters the top 1% across the world and computer science ranks the 45th place among national universities and the 224th place across the world.

According to the 2020 Ranking of China's Best Subjects by ShanghaiRanking, a total of 28 GZHU’s disciplines are on the list, an increase of 12 disciplines compared to 2017. Such number ranks the 51st place in the country and 5th place in Guangdong Province. Among these 28 disciplines of GZHU, 9 disciplines are among the top 20% and cyberspace security is among the top 10% with the 4th place in the country.

In 2019:

The Number of National Social Science Fund Projects of Guangzhou University Ranks the Third Place in Guangdong Province in 2019

Guangzhou University (GZHU) ranks the 920th among the universities worldwide and 122nd among Chinese universities in 2019 according to ShanghaiRanking Consultancy and ranks the 928th worldwide and 82nd nationwide according to U.S.News2020.