Peking University
Peking University

Continente: Asia

Country: China

Address: Peking University, No.5 Yiheyuan Road Haidian District, Beijing, 100871, P.R. China

Web Site: www.pku.edu.cn



About Peking University:

Peking University is a major Chinese research university located in Beijing. Founded as the Imperial University of Peking in 1898 as a successor and replacement of Guozijian (Imperial College), t is the first modern national university established in China. It also served as the highest administration for education in China at the beginning of its founding. By the early 1920s, Peking University had become a center for China's emerging progressive thought. Peking University's school library is one of the largest libraries in the world with over 8 million volumes. The university also operates the PKU Hall, a professional centre for arts performance, and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum of Arts and Archaeology. Peking University's affiliated Founder Corporation is the largest university affiliated company in China. It is a Chinese Ministry of Education Class A Double First Class University.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 241 161 146 124 125 88 72 66 47 46 37 36

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 163 179 141 134 289 88 94 67 69 65 71
Engineering - 65 65 45 38 35 37 28 19 20 16 17
Life Sciences - 254 294 200 180 171 136 125 104 97 98 89
Clinical Medicine - - - 262 241 213 213 189 164 164 155 135
Natural Sciences - 41 41 42 39 26 20 20 11 12 11 13
Social Sciences - - 221 225 245 209 181 160 161 150 135 120

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 290 289 220 207 190 193 146 170
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 71 72 70 55 47 24 27 28 27
Chemistry - - - 17 18 8 6 9 5 6 6 5
Civil Engineering - - - 58 49 56 47 36 35 37 41 46
Computer Science - - - 110 96 84 79 46 42 31 31 36
Electrical Engineering - - - 115 104 67 57 36 25 17 17 17
Environment / Ecology - - - - 85 73 60 54 35 38 39 41
Geosciences - - - 50 43 46 37 29 19 19 13 12
Materials Science - - - 32 26 22 23 17 16 13 10 5
Mathematics - - - 51 21 26 23 17 21 24 20 26
Mechanical Engineering - - - 105 71 66 75 76 64 49 66 68
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 81 61 56 39 42 46 49
Physics - - - 60 46 33 38 32 17 17 14 13
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 218 160 137 175 118 122 130 104