Northwest University, China: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#937 of 14,131 In the World
#209 of 5,830 In Asia
#85 of 960 In China
#5 of 31 In Xi'an
#24 of 1,015 For Petrology and Geochemistry
Top50% For 50 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
25,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.nwu.edu.cn
Languages
Chinese
Acceptance rate
27%*

* Northwest University, China is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsHigh School diploma, National College Entrance Examination (Gaokao)
Enrollment25,000

Publications & Citations

Publications
19,498
Citations
241,970

Northwest University, China majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
5,867 / 123,252
Engineering
4,159 / 54,088
Environmental Science
3,805 / 89,644
Physics
3,686 / 55,648
Biology
3,089 / 57,426
Materials Science
2,645 / 42,605
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,262 / 5,321
Geology
2,178 / 74,857
Computer Science
1,740 / 8,853
Petrology and Geochemistry
1,345 / 54,116
Medicine
1,179 / 16,844
Business
1,155 / 1,551
Economics
1,067 / 1,527
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
891 / 4,692
Chemical Engineering
770 / 15,540
Mathematics
622 / 2,877
Inorganic Chemistry
560 / 10,796
Geography and Cartography
546 / 2,473
Optical Engineering
522 / 5,582
Paleontology
515 / 18,352
Art & Design
472 / 213
Sociology
452 / 163
Development Studies
409 / 845
Political Science
404 / 485
Law
393 / 66
Nanotechnology
390 / 13,901
Demography
356 / 3,645
Ecology
342 / 4,188
Environmental Management
332 / 2,095
Organic Chemistry
325 / 3,631
Theoretical Physics
324 / 3,469
Biochemistry
305 / 5,469
Computer Vision
301 / 1,042
Radiochemistry
298 / 4,315
Agricultural Science
294 / 2,848
Psychology
284 / 1,247
History
275 / 32
Botany
270 / 2,843
Earth science and Geophysics
263 / 8,781
Quantum and Particle physics
259 / 3,914

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 12 49
1992 23 48
1993 22 57
1994 29 76
1995 32 70
1996 41 78
1997 60 118
1998 45 116
1999 89 185
2000 94 290
2001 173 391
2002 184 518
2003 225 807
2004 527 1003
2005 619 1384
2006 833 1742
2007 1129 2690
2008 1151 3412
2009 1191 4344
2010 1322 5697
2011 1413 6940
2012 1119 9553
2013 1214 11842
2014 1152 14512
2015 1179 16641
2016 1009 18719
2017 1173 23864
2018 1374 25172
2019 1726 33131
2020 1780 42295
2021 2107 55348

Tuition

International studetns 15,000-31,500 per annum (CNY)

Northwest University, China has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Bachelor - Xueshi Xuewei Arts and Humanities, Economics, Engineering, Management, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences
Master - Shuoshi Xuewei Accountancy, Administration, Administrative Law, Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Applied Linguistics, Archiving, Art Criticism, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Botany, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chinese, Cinema and Television, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Communication Arts, Comparative Literature, Constitutional Law, Demography and Population, Ecology, Educational Administration, Electronic Engineering, Embryology and Reproduction Biology, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Science, Foreigners Education, Genetics, Geography (Human), Geological Engineering, Geology, Heritage Preservation, History, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Chemistry, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, International Business, International Law, Japanese, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Literature, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Microbiology, Microelectronics, Microwaves, Mineralogy, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Optical Technology, Optics, Organic Chemistry, Paleontology, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Petrology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Private Administration, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Rural Planning, Social Policy, Social Work, Software Engineering, Statistics, Theatre, Tourism, Town Planning, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Zoology
PhD - Boshi Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Archaeology, Art Criticism, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chinese, Cinema and Television, Communication Arts, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, Genetics, Geography, Geological Engineering, Heritage Preservation, History, Industrial Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Literature, Mathematics, Microbiology, Mineralogy, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Optics, Organic Chemistry, Pharmacy, Philosophical Schools, Physics, Public Administration, Software Engineering, Statistics, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Zoology

Notable alumni

  1. Wang Qishan

    Wang Qishan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Wang Qishan is a Chinese politician, and the current Vice President of the People's Republic of China. Wang is one of the leading figures behind China's foreign affairs, along with President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang. Between 2012 and 2017, Wang had served as the Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, the Chinese Communist Party's internal control and anti-corruption body, and a member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Chinese Communist Party. He has been instrumental in carrying out General Secretary Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign since 2013.

  2. Zhang Weiying

    Zhang Weiying
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    economistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Zhang Weiying is a Chinese economist and was head of the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University. He is known for his advocacy of free markets and his ideas have been influenced by the Austrian School.

  3. Zhang JinLan

    Zhang JinLan
    Years
    1917-1975 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Chang Chin-lan was the first female judge in the Republic of China, as well as the first female justice on the Supreme Court of the Republic of China.

  4. Yu Bin

    Yu Bin
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    painterwriter
    Biography

    Yu Bin Is a Chinese painter and writer. He now works as a Professor in Guangzhou University, teaching Drama and Film Literature, Drama and Film Appreciation and Criticism, and Screenplay Writing.

  5. Sun Shengwu

    Sun Shengwu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1917-2014 (aged 97)
    Occupations
    translator
    Biography

    Sun Shengwu, also known as Sun Wei (孙玮), was a Chinese translator and editor.

General info

Alternative names NWU
西北大学
Founded 1912
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Motto Fairness, Integrity, Diligence and Simplicity

Location and Contacts

Address 1 Taibai Road
Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710048
China
City population 12,953,000
Phone +86 (29) 830 2344
Fax +86 (29) 830 3511

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