100 Best universities for Economics in China

Below is the list of best universities in China ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 1.28M citations received by 185K academic papers made by 421 universities in China was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Economics

#1 in China
#3 in Asia
#67 in the World
Enrollment
21,652
Founded
1911

For Economics

#2 in China
#4 in Asia
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1963

For Economics

#3 in China
#5 in Asia
#88 in the World
Enrollment
35,915
Founded
1898

For Economics

#4 in China
#6 in Asia
#91 in the World
Enrollment
48,739
Founded
1911

For Economics

#5 in China
#7 in Asia
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1937

For Economics

#6 in China
#8 in Asia
#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1984

For Economics

#7 in China
#10 in Asia
#131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1991

For Economics

#8 in China
#13 in Asia
#184 in the World
Enrollment
24,201
Founded
1937

For Economics

#9 in China
#14 in Asia
#189 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1896

For Economics

#10 in China
#15 in Asia
#195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
40,302
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
1921

For Economics

#11 in China
#17 in Asia
#228 in the World
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1902

For Economics

#12 in China
#18 in Asia
#230 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1905

For Economics

#13 in China
#19 in Asia
#235 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1893

For Economics

#14 in China
#21 in Asia
#243 in the World
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

For Economics

#15 in China
#24 in Asia
#256 in the World
Enrollment
40,346
Founded
1896

For Economics

#16 in China
#25 in Asia
#257 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1897

For Economics

#17 in China
#26 in Asia
#258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
56,068
Founded
1902

For Economics

#18 in China
#28 in Asia
#265 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1958

For Economics

#19 in China
#31 in Asia
#288 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1901

For Economics

#20 in China
#32 in Asia
#293 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1926

For Economics

#21 in China
#33 in Asia
#298 in the World
Enrollment
26,568
Founded
1919

For Economics

#22 in China
#36 in Asia
#308 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1953

For Economics

#23 in China
#39 in Asia
#331 in the World
Enrollment
20,419
Founded
1917

For Economics

#24 in China
#41 in Asia
#335 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1949

For Economics

#25 in China
#43 in Asia
#337 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1929

For Economics

#26 in China
#44 in Asia
#345 in the World
Enrollment
41,000
Founded
1949

For Economics

#27 in China
#45 in Asia
#346 in the World
Enrollment
44,200
Founded
1896

For Economics

#28 in China
#47 in Asia
#355 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1956

For Economics

#29 in China
#48 in Asia
#365 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1940

For Economics

#30 in China
#50 in Asia
#373 in the World
Enrollment
35,370
Founded
1895

For Economics

#31 in China
#56 in Asia
#388 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1907

For Economics

#32 in China
#57 in Asia
#389 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

For Economics

#33 in China
#62 in Asia
#411 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1896

For Economics

#34 in China
#64 in Asia
#419 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1952

For Economics

#35 in China
#67 in Asia
#434 in the World
Enrollment
36,026
Founded
1951

For Economics

#36 in China
#69 in Asia
#447 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
30,664
Founded
1902

For Economics

#37 in China
#70 in Asia
#448 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1909

For Economics

#38 in China
#73 in Asia
#464 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1952

For Economics

#39 in China
#74 in Asia
#466 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
37,918
Founded
1906

For Economics

#40 in China
#75 in Asia
#472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1958

For Economics

#41 in China
#77 in Asia
#480 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1951

For Economics

#42 in China
#79 in Asia
#484 in the World
Enrollment
68,000
Founded
1946

For Economics

#43 in China
#86 in Asia
#522 in the World
Enrollment
20,000
Founded
1905

For Economics

#44 in China
#88 in Asia
#536 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1920

For Economics

#45 in China
#89 in Asia
#538 in the World
Enrollment
42,720
Founded
1952

For Economics

#46 in China
#90 in Asia
#539 in the World
Enrollment
12,500

For Economics

#47 in China
#94 in Asia
#546 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1933

For Economics

#48 in China
#96 in Asia
#575 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1952

For Economics

#49 in China
#97 in Asia
#581 in the World
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1958

For Economics

#50 in China
#98 in Asia
#582 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
2005

For Economics

#51 in China
#100 in Asia
#596 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1909

For Economics

#52 in China
#101 in Asia
#598 in the World
Enrollment
37,600
Founded
1902

For Economics

#53 in China
#104 in Asia
#609 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1994

For Economics

#54 in China
#105 in Asia
#614 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1948

For Economics

#55 in China
#108 in Asia
#623 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1952

For Economics

#56 in China
#109 in Asia
#627 in the World
Enrollment
28,024
Founded
1946

For Economics

#57 in China
#111 in Asia
#636 in the World
Enrollment
44,000
Founded
1896

For Economics

#58 in China
#112 in Asia
#641 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
540,000
Founded
1946

For Economics

#59 in China
#118 in Asia
#669 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1967

For Economics

#60 in China
#119 in Asia
#671 in the World
Founded
1915

For Economics

#61 in China
#121 in Asia
#681 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1952

For Economics

#62 in China
#122 in Asia
#686 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1953

For Economics

#63 in China
#123 in Asia
#691 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
39,000
Founded
1956

For Economics

#64 in China
#124 in Asia
#696 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1945

For Economics

#65 in China
#127 in Asia
#708 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
50,000
Founded
1912

For Economics

#66 in China
#128 in Asia
#713 in the World
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1958

For Economics

#67 in China
#133 in Asia
#726 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1903

For Economics

#68 in China
#134 in Asia
#730 in the World
Enrollment
48,901
Founded
1899

For Economics

#69 in China
#143 in Asia
#758 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1952

For Economics

#70 in China
#147 in Asia
#777 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
15,445
Founded
1953

For Economics

#71 in China
#151 in Asia
#785 in the World
Enrollment
30,443
Founded
1923

For Economics

#72 in China
#152 in Asia
#790 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1912

For Economics

#73 in China
#153 in Asia
#793 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1952

For Economics

#74 in China
#154 in Asia
#805 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1952

For Economics

#75 in China
#155 in Asia
#808 in the World
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1959

For Economics

#76 in China
#156 in Asia
#809 in the World
Founded
1911

For Economics

#77 in China
#160 in Asia
#819 in the World
Enrollment
26,196
Founded
1898

For Economics

#78 in China
#163 in Asia
#833 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1974

For Economics

#79 in China
#167 in Asia
#857 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1934

For Economics

#80 in China
#169 in Asia
#869 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1994

For Economics

#81 in China
#170 in Asia
#875 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1938

For Economics

#82 in China
#172 in Asia
#879 in the World
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1923

For Economics

#83 in China
#173 in Asia
#886 in the World
Enrollment
24,442
Founded
1960

For Economics

#84 in China
#174 in Asia
#887 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1928

For Economics

#85 in China
#175 in Asia
#888 in the World
Enrollment
17,576
Founded
1956

For Economics

#86 in China
#178 in Asia
#901 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1956

For Economics

#87 in China
#180 in Asia
#906 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1956

For Economics

#88 in China
#182 in Asia
#915 in the World
Enrollment
38,000
Founded
1944

For Economics

#89 in China
#186 in Asia
#929 in the World
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1924

For Economics

#90 in China
#188 in Asia
#937 in the World
Enrollment
34,156
Founded
1983

For Economics

#91 in China
#190 in Asia
#941 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1907

For Economics

#92 in China
#193 in Asia
#946 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1953

For Economics

#93 in China
#200 in Asia
#968 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1902

For Economics

#94 in China
#202 in Asia
#974 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1938

For Economics

#95 in China
#212 in Asia
#1000 in the World
Enrollment
25,347
Founded
1952

For Economics

#96 in China
#215 in Asia
#1009 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

For Economics

#97 in China
#216 in Asia
#1012 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Economics

#98 in China
#217 in Asia
#1013 in the World
Enrollment
52,000
Founded
1958

For Economics

#99 in China
#218 in Asia
#1017 in the World
Enrollment
37,057
Founded
1958

For Economics

#100 in China
#224 in Asia
#1036 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1952

The best cities to study Economics in China based on the number of universities and their ranks are Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, and Xiamen.