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Zhejiang University

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

In September 1998, a new Zhejiang University was established on the basis of the amalgamation of the four former individual universities, namely Zhejiang University, Hangzhou University, Zhejiang Agricultural University and Zhejiang Medical University, which were all located in the garden city of Hangzhou. Approved by the State Council, the founding of the new Zhejiang University has been a significant move in the reform and development of China's higher education. The four universities have grown out of the same ancestry, the Qiushi (with the literal meaning of "seeking truth" in Chinese) Academy, which was founded a century ago as one of the earliest institutions of higher learning in China. As a result, they have all inherited from it the spirit of "Qiushi" and at the same time, built up their own distinctive features in teaching and research. Under the direct administration of China's Ministry of Education, the new Zhejiang University is a key comprehensive university whose fields of study cover eleven branches of learning, namely philosophy, literature, history, education, science, economics, law, management, engineering, agriculture and medicine. The university, now has 110 specialties for undergraduate studies, and it is entitled to confer masters degrees in 264 programs and doctoral degrees in...
170
2012
165
2013
144
2014
110
2015
66.90
Overall Score
80.2
Academic Reputation
80.1
Employer Reputation
90.3
Citations per Faculty
51-100
2013
51-100
2014
51-100
2015
42
2016
76.00
Overall Score
64.6
Academic Reputation
79.7
Employer Reputation
80.8
Citations per Paper
94
H-index Citations
70=
2013
76
2014
70
2015
77.30
Overall Score
76.6
Academic Reputation
69.1
Employer Reputation
80.2
Citations per Paper
92.5
H-index Citations
28
2013
9
2013
31
2014
11
2014
35
2015
11
2015
24
2016
9
2016
BRICS Rankings
87.60
Overall Score
99.9
Academic Reputation
100
Citations per Paper
99.7
Employer Reputation
98
Faculty Staff with PhD
36.9
International Faculty
28
2013
9
2013
31
2014
11
2014
35
2015
11
2015
24
2016
9
2016
Asian University Rankings
85.90
Overall Score
96.7
Academic Reputation
96.8
Employer Reputation
44.8
Faculty Student
92.2
Faculty Staff with PhD
97.7
Papers per Faculty
82.8
Citations per Paper
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,737
International
165
With PhD
3,106

Number of students

47,339
Postgraduate 50%
Undergraduate 50%

Number of international students

3,081
Postgraduate 36%
Undergraduate 64%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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