30 August 2017

China Daily has just published an interesting ranking that counts the number of billionaires produced by Mainland Chinese universities. The data is provided by the web site of the China University Alumni Association. The top university was Tsinghua University with a total of 152 billionaires. The ranking seems quite similar to those based on research publications or academic reputation

The top ten universities with the number of recorded billionaires are:

  1. Tsinghua University, Beijing 152
  2. Peking University, Beijing 143
  3. Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 72
  4. Fudan University, Shanghai 70
  5. Shanghai Jiao Tong University 45
  6. Renmin University of China, Beijing 44
  7. Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou 36
  8. South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 35   
  9. Wuhan University 29
  10. Sichuan University, Chengdu 27.

Source:
China Daily

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