Peking University

country rank  2
world rank  34

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University Overview

Established in 1898, Peking University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Beijing (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education of The People's Republic of China, Peking University (PKU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Peking University (PKU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 121 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 北京大学
Acronym PKU
Founded 1898
Motto Diligence, Rigorousness, Pragmatism, Innovation

University Location

Address 5 Yiheyuan Road, Haidian District
Beijing (population range: over 5,000,000)
100871 Beijing
China
T +86 (10) 6275 1246
F +86 (10) 6275 1240

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
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International
students
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

+86 (10) 6275 1230

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Peking University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
  • International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
  • International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019