Beijing Normal University
Beijing Normal University

Continente: Asia

Country: China

Address: Beijing Normal University, No. 19, XinJieKouWai St., HaiDian District, Beijing 100875, P. R. China

Web Site: www.bnu.edu.cn



About Beijing Normal University:

Beijing Normal University is a public research university located in Beijing, China, with a strong emphasis on basic disciplines of the humanities and sciences. It is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in China, and was recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education as a Class A Double First Class University. The term "normal school" refers to an institution that aimed to train schoolteachers in the early twentieth century. This term reflects BNU's heritage as a former unit of the Imperial University of Peking dedicated to training schoolteachers. The University grew out of the Faculty of Education at the Imperial University of Peking which was established as China's first modern university, on the initiative of the emperor of the Qing Dynasty after the Hundred Days' Reform in 1898. When communist forces established the People's Republic of China in 1949, the capital of Peking was renamed Beijing and the university was consequently renamed Beijing Normal University. During a national initiative of university rearrangement in 1952. In total, the university has 55 undergraduate degree programs, 162 master programs, and 100 doctoral programs. Sixteen of them are honored as "national key disciplines", including 5 general disciplines and 11 specialized disciplines, and are recognized as among the top ranked programs in China.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings - - - - - 477 446 414 357 353 357 327

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - - 249 186 145 121 105 103
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - - - - - 258 292 257 218 217 197 193
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 301-350 301-350

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 242 181
Chemistry - - - - - - 291 296 282 273 231 229
Civil Engineering - - - 245 199 209 173 92 75 72 62 68
Computer Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Environment / Ecology - - - - 193 122 119 88 55 50 37 42
Geosciences - - - 277 258 189 146 95 66 54 42 47
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mathematics - - - 112 71 74 78 52 32 41 48 60
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - - - - 351-400 301-350
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - -