List of 35 best universities in Shanghai

We ranked 35 best universities in Shanghai based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 9.47M citations received by 661K publications made by 35 universities in Shanghai, measured the popularity of 174 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Shanghai Jiao Tong University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    47,000
    Founded
    1896
  2. Fudan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    1%
    Enrollment
    33,000
    Founded
    1905
  3. Tongji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1907
  4. East China Normal University logo
    Enrollment
    36,026
    Founded
    1951
  5. Shanghai University logo
    Enrollment
    36,000
    Founded
    1994
  6. East China University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    26,000
    Founded
    1952
  7. Donghua University logo
    Enrollment
    30,000
    Founded
    1951
  8. Shanghai Normal University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  9. University of Shanghai for Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1907
  10. Shanghai University of Finance and Economics logo
    Enrollment
    20,419
    Founded
    1917
  11. Shanghai Maritime University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1909
  12. Shanghai Ocean University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1912
  13. Shanghai University of Engineering Science logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1978
  14. China Europe International Business School logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1994
  15. Shanghai International Studies University logo
    Enrollment
    9,389
    Founded
    1949
  16. Enrollment
    6,000
    Founded
    1952
  17. Shanghai University of Electric Power logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1951
  18. Shanghai Tech University logo
    Enrollment
    3,221
    Founded
    2013
  19. East China University of Political Science and Law logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1952
  20. Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1956
  21. Shanghai Institute of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  22. Enrollment
    12,900
    Founded
    1953
  23. Shanghai Second Polytechnic University logo
    Founded
    1960
  24. Shanghai Theatre Academy logo
    Founded
    1945
  25. Shanghai University of International Business and Economics logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1960
  26. Shanghai Conservatory of Music logo
    Acceptance Rate
    28%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1927
  27. Shanghai Business School logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    2004
  28. Shanghai University of Political Science and Law logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Founded
    1984
  29. Shanghai Finance University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2003
  30. Enrollment
    17,808
    Founded
    2000
  31. Sanda University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1992
  32. Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2005
  33. Shanghai Xingwei College logo
    Founded
    2011

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