100 Best universities for Physics in China

Below is the list of best universities in China ranked based on their research performance in Physics. A graph of 24.6M citations received by 1.32M academic papers made by 459 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.

For Physics

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

For Physics

#2 in China
#9 in Asia
#31 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1897

For Physics

#3 in China
#10 in Asia
#35 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1958

For Physics

#4 in China
#11 in Asia
#38 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1896

For Physics

#5 in China
#13 in Asia
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1920

For Physics

#6 in China
#14 in Asia
#44 in the World
Enrollment
35,915
Founded
1898

For Physics

#7 in China
#16 in Asia
#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1953

For Physics

#8 in China
#17 in Asia
#55 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
56,068
Founded
1902

For Physics

#9 in China
#18 in Asia
#56 in the World
Enrollment
68,000
Founded
1946

For Physics

#10 in China
#19 in Asia
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1905

For Physics

#11 in China
#22 in Asia
#66 in the World
Enrollment
35,370
Founded
1895

For Physics

#12 in China
#23 in Asia
#67 in the World
Enrollment
40,346
Founded
1896

For Physics

#13 in China
#25 in Asia
#73 in the World
Enrollment
42,720
Founded
1952

For Physics

#14 in China
#26 in Asia
#79 in the World
Enrollment
44,200
Founded
1896

For Physics

#15 in China
#27 in Asia
#84 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1901

For Physics

#16 in China
#30 in Asia
#95 in the World
Enrollment
41,000
Founded
1949

For Physics

#17 in China
#33 in Asia
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

For Physics

#18 in China
#36 in Asia
#108 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#19 in China
#37 in Asia
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1991

For Physics

#20 in China
#41 in Asia
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
30,664
Founded
1902

For Physics

#21 in China
#42 in Asia
#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1938

For Physics

#22 in China
#43 in Asia
#131 in the World
Enrollment
26,568
Founded
1919

For Physics

#23 in China
#45 in Asia
#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
540,000
Founded
1946

For Physics

#24 in China
#46 in Asia
#136 in the World
Enrollment
48,901
Founded
1899

For Physics

#25 in China
#47 in Asia
#139 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1952

For Physics

#26 in China
#48 in Asia
#142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1937

For Physics

#27 in China
#50 in Asia
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1984

For Physics

#28 in China
#51 in Asia
#149 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1893

For Physics

#29 in China
#52 in Asia
#153 in the World
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

For Physics

#30 in China
#53 in Asia
#154 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1940

For Physics

#31 in China
#55 in Asia
#161 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Physics

#32 in China
#56 in Asia
#164 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1907

For Physics

#33 in China
#57 in Asia
#166 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1926

For Physics

#34 in China
#58 in Asia
#168 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
40,302
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
1921

For Physics

#35 in China
#60 in Asia
#171 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1929

For Physics

#36 in China
#62 in Asia
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#37 in China
#64 in Asia
#188 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1994

For Physics

#38 in China
#67 in Asia
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1953

For Physics

#39 in China
#68 in Asia
#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
39,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#40 in China
#69 in Asia
#208 in the World
Enrollment
37,600
Founded
1902

For Physics

#41 in China
#71 in Asia
#214 in the World
Enrollment
21,652
Founded
1911

For Physics

#42 in China
#73 in Asia
#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#43 in China
#74 in Asia
#232 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1951

For Physics

#44 in China
#76 in Asia
#236 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1909

For Physics

#45 in China
#78 in Asia
#253 in the World
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#46 in China
#80 in Asia
#263 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
15,445
Founded
1953

For Physics

#47 in China
#83 in Asia
#275 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#48 in China
#84 in Asia
#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1963

For Physics

#49 in China
#88 in Asia
#295 in the World
Enrollment
28,278
Founded
1953

For Physics

#50 in China
#90 in Asia
#297 in the World
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1923

For Physics

#51 in China
#91 in Asia
#301 in the World
Enrollment
24,442
Founded
1960

For Physics

#52 in China
#99 in Asia
#324 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#53 in China
#104 in Asia
#340 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1953

For Physics

#54 in China
#105 in Asia
#342 in the World
Enrollment
34,156
Founded
1983

For Physics

#55 in China
#109 in Asia
#353 in the World
Enrollment
44,000
Founded
1896

For Physics

#56 in China
#112 in Asia
#367 in the World
Enrollment
36,026
Founded
1951

For Physics

#57 in China
#120 in Asia
#385 in the World
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1902

For Physics

#58 in China
#122 in Asia
#400 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1909

For Physics

#59 in China
#124 in Asia
#409 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1945

For Physics

#60 in China
#127 in Asia
#415 in the World
Enrollment
38,000
Founded
1920

For Physics

#61 in China
#129 in Asia
#417 in the World
Enrollment
35,277
Founded
1931

For Physics

#62 in China
#130 in Asia
#419 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1902

For Physics

#63 in China
#133 in Asia
#431 in the World
Enrollment
28,024
Founded
1946

For Physics

#64 in China
#135 in Asia
#434 in the World
Enrollment
37,529
Founded
1948

For Physics

#65 in China
#136 in Asia
#435 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1933

For Physics

#66 in China
#142 in Asia
#457 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
2005

For Physics

#67 in China
#147 in Asia
#470 in the World
Enrollment
28,000
Founded
2001

For Physics

#68 in China
#148 in Asia
#471 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

For Physics

#69 in China
#149 in Asia
#472 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1896

For Physics

#70 in China
#152 in Asia
#490 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1953

For Physics

#71 in China
#154 in Asia
#493 in the World
Enrollment
37,057
Founded
1958

For Physics

#72 in China
#156 in Asia
#496 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
37,918
Founded
1906

For Physics

#73 in China
#160 in Asia
#506 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
32,000
Founded
1903

For Physics

#74 in China
#161 in Asia
#507 in the World
Enrollment
52,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#75 in China
#163 in Asia
#510 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1985

For Physics

#76 in China
#167 in Asia
#523 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1954

For Physics

#77 in China
#170 in Asia
#531 in the World
Enrollment
38,000
Founded
1944

For Physics

#78 in China
#173 in Asia
#540 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1928

For Physics

#79 in China
#177 in Asia
#552 in the World
Enrollment
28,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#80 in China
#178 in Asia
#555 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#81 in China
#180 in Asia
#558 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#82 in China
#181 in Asia
#562 in the World
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1902

For Physics

#83 in China
#183 in Asia
#566 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1903

For Physics

#84 in China
#185 in Asia
#572 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

For Physics

#85 in China
#187 in Asia
#584 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1958

For Physics

#86 in China
#188 in Asia
#588 in the World
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1986

For Physics

#87 in China
#189 in Asia
#589 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
50,000
Founded
1912

For Physics

#88 in China
#193 in Asia
#597 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#89 in China
#194 in Asia
#600 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1897

For Physics

#90 in China
#195 in Asia
#602 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1907

For Physics

#91 in China
#197 in Asia
#606 in the World
Enrollment
31,000
Founded
1960

For Physics

#92 in China
#199 in Asia
#616 in the World
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1931

For Physics

#93 in China
#201 in Asia
#619 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1902

For Physics

#94 in China
#204 in Asia
#624 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#95 in China
#210 in Asia
#638 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#96 in China
#213 in Asia
#647 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1919

For Physics

#97 in China
#214 in Asia
#648 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1928

For Physics

#98 in China
#217 in Asia
#658 in the World
Founded
1915

For Physics

#99 in China
#223 in Asia
#682 in the World
Enrollment
50,000
Founded
1923

For Physics

#100 in China
#229 in Asia
#697 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1941

The best cities to study Physics in China based on the number of universities and their ranks are Beijing, Hangzhou, Hefei, and Shanghai.