Shanghai Announces Best Chinese Universities

Shanghai Ranking has announced the latest edition of the Best Chinese Universities Ranking.

The leader is Tsinghua University, followed by Peking University, Zhejiang University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and Fudan University. This order is the same as that of the 2015 ranking.

The indicators used in this ranking, according to machine translation from Chinese, are:

  • Level of running the school
  • Subject level
  • Faculty size and structure
  • Talent development
  • Scientific research
  • Serving the community
  • High-end talent
  • Major projects and results.

Shanghai Rankings provides tables for specialist universities that might be of interest to international observers. The top universities in each category are:

  • Medical; Peking Union Medical College
  • Financial and economic; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
  • Language; Beijing Foreign Studies University
  • Political science and law; China University of Political Science and Law
  • National; Minzu University of China
  • Sport science; Shanghai University of Sport
  • Non-government; Shandong Xiehe University
  • Non-government financial and economic; Ningbo University of Finance and Economics
  • Non-government language; Jilin International Studies University
  • Art; Central Academy of Fine Arts
  • Cooperation; Chinese University of Hong Kong Shenzen


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