Colleges & Universities in China

Universities in China

Higher Education in China


What are the most popular Universities and Colleges in China? uniRank answers this question by publishing the 2024 Chinese University Ranking of 939 Chinese higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Chinese higher education-related organization.
  • offering at least three-year bachelor's degrees or postgraduate master's or doctoral degrees
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, non-distance education format

2024 Ranking of Chinese Universities

2024 Sub-rankings by Provinces

People's Republic of China is divided into 23 provinces (Chinese: sheng), four municipalities, five autonomous regions and two Special Administrative Regions. The two Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau are included in a separate section of our website. The provinces/municipalities with the highest number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are Beijing, Shandong, Liaoning, Jiangsu and Hubei. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into consideration all administrative divisions which include at least 2 Chinese higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.

Anhui (35)   Beijing (59)  
Chongqing (18)   Fujian (26)  
Gansu (17)   Guangdong (46)  
Guangxi (26)   Guizhou (20)  
Hainan (7)   Hebei (39)  
Heilongjiang (37)   Henan (49)  
Hubei (50)   Hunan (36)  
Inner Mongolia (15)   Jiangsu (50)  
Jiangxi (27)   Jilin (29)  
Liaoning (52)   Ningxia (6)  
Qinghai (3)   Shaanxi (43)  
Shandong (55)   Shanghai (34)  
Shanxi (24)   Sichuan (40)  
Tianjin (21)   Tibet (3)  
Xinjiang (12)   Yunnan (24)  
Zhejiang (36)  

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