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Beihang University (former BUAA)

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Beihang University (BUAA) was founded in 1952 with the merger of the aeronautical departments from eight top Chinese universities. Today it is one of the nation’s foremost research universities supported by China’s Project 211, Project 985 and Project 2011. Beihang has an enrollment of more than 29,951 students, attending 28 schools in two campuses in Beijing and many going on exchange in partner universities across Europe, Asia, the Americas and Oceania. Among the first Chinese universities to offer postgraduate programs in English for international students, Beihang annually attracts over 1,700 foreign students from 90 countries. The faculty totals over 2,300 members whose research and teaching encompasses sciences, engineering, economics, management, humanities, law, philosophy, education, medicine and art. A strong body of 20accomplished professors have been inducted as members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering. Beihang offers 189 academic programs, including 61 undergraduate programs and 128 postgraduate programs. The Universityhas beenreputed for its competitive edge in such disciplines asaeronautics and astronautics, instrument science and technology, computer science and technology, management science and engineering, etc. As a powerhouse of research and innovation, Beihanghas earned 1,264 awards for achievements at national or ministerial level, including three First...
=381
2016
431-440
2017
551-600
2018
  • 38.8
    Citations per Faculty
101-150
2014
101-150
2015
151-200
2016
101-150
2017
  • 53.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 83.5
    Citations per Paper
  • 53.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 80
    H-index Citations
=79
2015
90
2016
30
2015
85
2017
=26
2016
301-500
2018
84
2018
Asian University Rankings
  • 52.8
    Overall Score
  • 47.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 44.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 43.8
    Faculty Student
  • 27.7
    International Faculty
  • 33.6
    International Students
  • 27.2
    Inbound Exchange
  • 47
    Outbound Exchange
  • 82.8
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 96
    Papers per Faculty
  • 28.7
    Citations per Paper
=79
2015
90
2016
30
2015
85
2017
=26
2016
301-500
2018
84
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 13.8-27.8
    Overall Score
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
2,541
International
56

Number of students

46,241
Postgraduate 39%
Undergraduate 61%

Number of international students

1,495
Postgraduate 57%
Undergraduate 43%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.