26 Best universities for Economics in Shanghai

Below is the list of best universities in Shanghai ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 127K citations received by 16.2K academic papers made by 26 universities in Shanghai 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.

1. Shanghai Jiao Tong University

For Economics

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

2. Fudan University

For Economics

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

3. Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

For Economics

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

4. Tongji University

For Economics

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

5. East China Normal University

For Economics

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

6. Shanghai University

For Economics

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

7. East China University of Science and Technology

For Economics

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

8. University of Shanghai for Science and Technology

For Economics

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

9. Shanghai Normal University

For Economics

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

10. Donghua University

For Economics

#118 in China
#259 in Asia
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1951

11. Shanghai Maritime University

For Economics

#120 in China
#264 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1909

12. China Europe International Business School

For Economics

#122 in China
#267 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1994

13. East China University of Political Science and Law

For Economics

#138 in China
#312 in Asia
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1952

14. Shanghai University of International Business and Economics

For Economics

#166 in China
#398 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1960

16. Shanghai International Studies University

For Economics

#200 in China
#521 in Asia
Enrollment
9,389
Founded
1949

17. Shanghai University of Electric Power

For Economics

#241 in China
#666 in Asia
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1951

18. Shanghai University of Engineering Science

For Economics

#242 in China
#669 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

19. Shanghai Ocean University

For Economics

#249 in China
#691 in Asia
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1912

20. Shanghai Finance University

For Economics

#268 in China
#743 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2003

21. Shanghai Institute of Technology

For Economics

#325 in China
#942 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2000

22. Shanghai Business School

For Economics

#335 in China
#976 in Asia
Enrollment
10,000
Founded
2004

23. Shanghai University of Sport

For Economics

#338 in China
#983 in Asia
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1952

24. Shanghai Second Polytechnic University

For Economics

#344 in China
#996 in Asia
Founded
1960

25. Shanghai University of Political Science and Law

For Economics

#367 in China
#1058 in Asia
Enrollment
10,000
Founded
1984

26. Shanghai Tech University

For Economics

#411 in China
#1145 in Asia
Enrollment
3,221
Founded
2013

Universities for Economics near Shanghai

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
70 Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University 163
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81 Soochow University 68
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118 Jiangnan University 119
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141 Ningbo University 133
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152 University of Nottingham Ningbo, China 124
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Ningbo
158 Zhejiang University of Technology 135
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161 Zhejiang Gongshang University 76
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163 Zhejiang University 16
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163 Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics 78
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217 Jiangsu University 52
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Zhenjiang