List of 59 best universities in Beijing

We ranked 59 best universities in Beijing based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 16.1M citations received by 1.15M publications made by 59 universities in Beijing, measured the popularity of 600 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Tsinghua University logo
    Enrollment
    48,739
    Founded
    1911
  2. Peking University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    1%
    Enrollment
    35,915
    Founded
    1898
  3. Beijing Normal University logo
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1902
  4. Beihang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1952
  5. Beijing Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    27,000
    Founded
    1940
  6. University of Science and Technology Beijing logo
    Enrollment
    25,000
    Founded
    1952
  7. China Agricultural University logo
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1905
  8. Renmin University of China logo
    Acceptance Rate
    43%
    Enrollment
    24,201
    Founded
    1937
  9. Beijing Jiaotong University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1896
  10. Peking Union Medical College logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1917
  11. Beijing University of Chemical Technology logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958
  12. Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  13. Beijing University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    24,442
    Founded
    1960
  14. North China Electric Power University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1958
  15. China University of Petroleum - Beijing logo
    Enrollment
    15,445
    Founded
    1953
  16. Beijing Forestry University logo
    Enrollment
    25,347
    Founded
    1952
  17. Capital Normal University logo
    Enrollment
    31,559
    Founded
    1954
  18. Capital Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1960
  19. Beijing University of Chinese Medicine logo
    Founded
    1956
  20. Central University of Finance and Economics logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1949
  21. Minzu University of China logo
    Enrollment
    16,456
    Founded
    1941
  22. Communication University of China logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1959
  23. Beijing Technology and Business University logo
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1999
  24. Beijing Union University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1978
  25. China University of Geosciences Beijing logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1952
  26. China University of Political Science and Law logo
    Enrollment
    17,233
    Founded
    1952
  27. Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1936
  28. North China University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1946
  29. Capital University of Economics and Business logo
    Enrollment
    17,576
    Founded
    1956
  30. Beijing Foreign Studies University logo
    Enrollment
    8,200
    Founded
    1941
  31. Beijing Sport University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1953
  32. Beijing Language and Culture University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1962
  33. Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1959
  34. University of International Business and Economics logo
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1951
  35. Beijing International Studies University logo
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1964
  36. Beijing Information Science and Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Founded
    1915
  37. Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1958
  38. China Youth University for Political Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1985
  39. Beijing Film Academy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    3,027
    Founded
    1950
  40. Beijing Institute of Petrochemical Technology logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    1978
  41. People's Public Security University of China logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1948
  42. China Foreign Affairs University logo
    Enrollment
    2,000
    Founded
    1955
  43. China Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    6,282
    Founded
    1996
  44. University of International Relations logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1949
  45. Beijing Wuzi University logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1963
  46. Beijing City University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1984
  47. Beijing University of Agriculture logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1965
  48. Central Conservatory of Music logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1950
  49. Capital University of Physical Education and Sports logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1956
  50. Beijing Dance Academy logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1954
  51. Beijing Electronic Science and Technology Institute logo
    Enrollment
    2,000
    Founded
    1947
  52. China Central Academy of Fine Arts logo
    Enrollment
    4,700
    Founded
    1950
  53. China Conservatory of Music logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1964
  54. National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts logo
    Founded
    1855
  55. China University of Labor Relations logo
    Enrollment
    6,490
    Founded
    2003
  56. Founded
    1950
  57. Beijing Geely University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  58. Enrollment
    3,572
    Founded
    1978