100 Best universities for Automotive Engineering in China

Below is the list of best universities in China ranked based on their research performance in Automotive Engineering. A graph of 191K citations received by 30.7K academic papers made by 158 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.

1. Tsinghua University

For Automotive Engineering

#1 in Asia
#1 in the World
Enrollment
48,739
Founded
1911

2. Shanghai Jiao Tong University

For Automotive Engineering

#2 in Asia
#4 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1896

3. Beijing Institute of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#3 in Asia
#6 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1940

4. Tongji University

For Automotive Engineering

#4 in Asia
#10 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1907

5. Jilin University

For Automotive Engineering

#5 in Asia
#11 in the World
Enrollment
68,000
Founded
1946

6. Tianjin University

For Automotive Engineering

#6 in Asia
#13 in the World
Enrollment
35,370
Founded
1895

7. Southwest Jiaotong University

For Automotive Engineering

#7 in Asia
#14 in the World
Enrollment
44,000
Founded
1896

8. Beijing Jiaotong University

For Automotive Engineering

#9 in Asia
#21 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1896

9. North China Electric Power University

For Automotive Engineering

#10 in Asia
#22 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1958

10. Zhejiang University

For Automotive Engineering

#11 in Asia
#24 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1897

11. University of Hong Kong

For Automotive Engineering

#12 in Asia
#26 in the World
Enrollment
21,652
Founded
1911

12. Huazhong University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#13 in Asia
#27 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1953

13. Hong Kong Polytechnic University

For Automotive Engineering

#14 in Asia
#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1937

14. Harbin Institute of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#15 in Asia
#31 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1920

15. Wuhan University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#16 in Asia
#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
540,000
Founded
1946

16. Chongqing University

For Automotive Engineering

#19 in Asia
#40 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1929

17. Beihang University

For Automotive Engineering

#20 in Asia
#41 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1952

18. Xi'an Jiaotong University

For Automotive Engineering

#21 in Asia
#42 in the World
Enrollment
40,346
Founded
1896

19. Jiangsu University

For Automotive Engineering

#22 in Asia
#45 in the World
Enrollment
37,600
Founded
1902

20. Hunan University

For Automotive Engineering

#24 in Asia
#49 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1926

21. South China University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#25 in Asia
#51 in the World
Enrollment
42,720
Founded
1952

22. Southeast University

For Automotive Engineering

#26 in Asia
#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
30,664
Founded
1902

23. Beijing University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#29 in Asia
#65 in the World
Enrollment
24,442
Founded
1960

24. Dalian University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#39 in Asia
#105 in the World
Enrollment
41,000
Founded
1949

25. Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

For Automotive Engineering

#41 in Asia
#113 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1952

26. Shandong University

For Automotive Engineering

#44 in Asia
#116 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1901

27. Chang'an University

For Automotive Engineering

#45 in Asia
#118 in the World
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
2000

28. Northwestern Polytechnical University

For Automotive Engineering

#46 in Asia
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1938

29. Harbin Engineering University

For Automotive Engineering

#50 in Asia
#139 in the World
Enrollment
28,278
Founded
1953

30. Hefei University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#51 in Asia
#142 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1945

31. Central South University

For Automotive Engineering

#52 in Asia
#143 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

32. City University of Hong Kong

For Automotive Engineering

#56 in Asia
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1984

33. Shanghai University

For Automotive Engineering

#63 in Asia
#182 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1994

34. Wuhan University

For Automotive Engineering

#64 in Asia
#184 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1893

35. Nanjing University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#68 in Asia
#196 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1953

36. Hohai University

For Automotive Engineering

#74 in Asia
#213 in the World
Founded
1915

37. Shandong University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#76 in Asia
#220 in the World
Enrollment
36,100
Founded
1949

38. National University of Defense Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#78 in Asia
#223 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1953

39. University of Science and Technology of China

For Automotive Engineering

#84 in Asia
#229 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1958

40. China University of Mining and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#88 in Asia
#238 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1909

41. Taiyuan University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#91 in Asia
#244 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1902

42. University of Science and Technology Beijing

For Automotive Engineering

#94 in Asia
#254 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1952

43. Shenyang University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#97 in Asia
#261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1949

44. Xihua University

For Automotive Engineering

#100 in Asia
#270 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1960

45. Shanghai Maritime University

For Automotive Engineering

#101 in Asia
#271 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1909

46. Sichuan University

For Automotive Engineering

#106 in Asia
#288 in the World
Enrollment
44,200
Founded
1896

47. University of Shanghai for Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#108 in Asia
#292 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1907

48. Chinese University of Hong Kong

For Automotive Engineering

#111 in Asia
#295 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1963

49. Guangxi University

For Automotive Engineering

#115 in Asia
#309 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1928

50. University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

For Automotive Engineering

#116 in Asia
#312 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
39,000
Founded
1956

51. Northeastern University, China

For Automotive Engineering

#117 in Asia
#315 in the World
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1923

52. Changsha University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#124 in Asia
#335 in the World
Enrollment
38,000
Founded
2002

53. Kunming University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#125 in Asia
#339 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1954

54. Shanghai University of Engineering Science

For Automotive Engineering

#126 in Asia
#340 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

55. Yanshan University

For Automotive Engineering

#128 in Asia
#345 in the World
Enrollment
38,000
Founded
1920

56. Guangdong University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#131 in Asia
#352 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

57. North University of China

For Automotive Engineering

#133 in Asia
#356 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1941

58. China Agricultural University

For Automotive Engineering

#136 in Asia
#363 in the World
Enrollment
20,000
Founded
1905

59. Dalian Maritime University

For Automotive Engineering

#144 in Asia
#401 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1953

60. Shanghai University of Electric Power

For Automotive Engineering

#145 in Asia
#402 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1951

61. Dalian Jiaotong University

For Automotive Engineering

#150 in Asia
#413 in the World
Enrollment
16,356
Founded
2004

62. Shandong University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#153 in Asia
#424 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1958

63. Henan University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#154 in Asia
#426 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
41,000
Founded
1952

64. Peking University

For Automotive Engineering

#164 in Asia
#440 in the World
Enrollment
35,915
Founded
1898

65. China University of Petroleum - Beijing

For Automotive Engineering

#169 in Asia
#450 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
15,445
Founded
1953

66. Harbin University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#172 in Asia
#458 in the World
Enrollment
33,496
Founded
1958

67. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#174 in Asia
#462 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1991

68. East China Jiaotong University

For Automotive Engineering

#175 in Asia
#464 in the World
Founded
1971

69. Chongqing Jiaotong University

For Automotive Engineering

#178 in Asia
#469 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1951

70. Zhejiang University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#186 in Asia
#489 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1953

71. Hebei University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#189 in Asia
#503 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1903

72. Donghua University

For Automotive Engineering

#191 in Asia
#505 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1951

73. Xiamen University

For Automotive Engineering

#192 in Asia
#507 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
40,302
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
1921

74. Sun Yat - Sen University

For Automotive Engineering

#195 in Asia
#512 in the World
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

75. University of Macau

For Automotive Engineering

#198 in Asia
#522 in the World
Enrollment
12,500

76. Zhengzhou University

For Automotive Engineering

#202 in Asia
#533 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

77. Nanjing University

For Automotive Engineering

#203 in Asia
#534 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
56,068
Founded
1902

78. Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#211 in Asia
#552 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1956

79. Nanchang University

For Automotive Engineering

#216 in Asia
#564 in the World
Enrollment
52,000
Founded
1958

80. Wuhan University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#220 in Asia
#574 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1907

81. Changchun University

For Automotive Engineering

#226 in Asia
#585 in the World
Enrollment
16,089
Founded
1946

82. Fudan University

For Automotive Engineering

#233 in Asia
#596 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1905

83. Tianjin University of Technology and Education

For Automotive Engineering

#235 in Asia
#607 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1979

84. Fuzhou University

For Automotive Engineering

#239 in Asia
#614 in the World
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1958

85. Liaoning University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#240 in Asia
#615 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1951

86. Chongqing University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#241 in Asia
#616 in the World
Enrollment
28,000
Founded
1940

87. Ningbo University

For Automotive Engineering

#245 in Asia
#623 in the World
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1986

88. Hebei University of Engineering

For Automotive Engineering

#249 in Asia
#629 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
24,456
Founded
2003

89. Civil Aviation University of China

For Automotive Engineering

#252 in Asia
#636 in the World
Enrollment
28,000
Founded
1951

90. University of Nottingham Ningbo, China

For Automotive Engineering

#253 in Asia
#638 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2004

91. Soochow University

For Automotive Engineering

#254 in Asia
#639 in the World
Enrollment
48,901
Founded
1899

92. Nanjing Institute of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#270 in Asia
#673 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1915

93. Northeast Forestry University

For Automotive Engineering

#272 in Asia
#678 in the World
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1952

94. Guizhou University

For Automotive Engineering

#274 in Asia
#680 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1902

95. Xi'an University of Science and Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#276 in Asia
#685 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
23,000
Founded
1978

96. Qingdao University

For Automotive Engineering

#277 in Asia
#686 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1985

97. Hangzhou Dianzi University

For Automotive Engineering

#283 in Asia
#700 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1956

98. Shenzhen University

For Automotive Engineering

#290 in Asia
#712 in the World
Enrollment
34,156
Founded
1983

99. Inner Mongolia University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#292 in Asia
#718 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1951

100. Tianjin University of Technology

For Automotive Engineering

#293 in Asia
#720 in the World
Enrollment
26,933
Founded
1981

The best cities to study Automotive Engineering in China based on the number of universities and their ranks are Beijing, Shanghai, Changchun, and Tianjin.