33 Best universities for Aviation in China

Below is the list of best universities in China ranked based on their research performance in Aviation. A graph of 17.6K citations received by 5.28K academic papers made by 33 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Aviation

    Beihang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1952
  2. For Aviation

    Civil Aviation University of China logo
    Enrollment
    28,000
    Founded
    1951
  3. For Aviation

    Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    29,000
    Founded
    1952
  4. For Aviation

    Northwestern Polytechnical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    29,000
    Founded
    1938
  5. For Aviation

    Tsinghua University logo
    Enrollment
    48,739
    Founded
    1911
  6. For Aviation

    Hong Kong Polytechnic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1937
  7. For Aviation

    National University of Defense Technology logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1953
  8. For Aviation

    Shanghai Jiao Tong University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    47,000
    Founded
    1896
  9. For Aviation

    Civil Aviation Flight University of China logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1956
  10. For Aviation

    Peking University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    1%
    Enrollment
    35,915
    Founded
    1898
  11. For Aviation

    Beijing Jiaotong University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1896
  12. For Aviation

    City University of Hong Kong logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1984
  13. For Aviation

    Sichuan University logo
    Enrollment
    44,200
    Founded
    1896
  14. For Aviation

    Harbin Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1920
  15. For Aviation

    Tongji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1907
  16. For Aviation

    Nanjing University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    56,068
    Founded
    1902
  17. For Aviation

    Huazhong University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1953
  18. For Aviation

    University of Hong Kong logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1911
  19. For Aviation

    Beijing Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    27,000
    Founded
    1940
  20. For Aviation

    Tianjin University logo
    Enrollment
    35,370
    Founded
    1895
  21. For Aviation

    Harbin Engineering University logo
    Enrollment
    28,278
    Founded
    1953
  22. For Aviation

    Hong Kong University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1991
  23. For Aviation

    University of Electronic Science and Technology of China logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    39,000
    Founded
    1956
  24. For Aviation

    Southeast University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    49%
    Enrollment
    30,664
    Founded
    1902
  25. For Aviation

    Dalian University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    41,000
    Founded
    1949
  26. For Aviation

    Central South University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1914
  27. For Aviation

    Xidian University logo
    Enrollment
    35,277
    Founded
    1931
  28. For Aviation

    Dalian Maritime University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1953
  29. For Aviation

    Chinese University of Hong Kong logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1963
  30. For Aviation

    Wuhan University logo
    Enrollment
    60,000
    Founded
    1893
  31. For Aviation

    Xi'an Jiaotong University logo
    Enrollment
    40,346
    Founded
    1896
  32. For Aviation

    Fudan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    1%
    Enrollment
    33,000
    Founded
    1905
  33. For Aviation

    Shenyang Aerospace University logo
    Enrollment
    21,000
    Founded
    1952

The best cities to study Aviation in China based on the number of universities and their ranks are Beijing, Tianjin, Baixia, and Xi'an.