Northwestern Polytechnical University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#517 of 14,131 In the World
#81 of 5,830 In Asia
#38 of 960 In China
#2 of 31 In Xi'an
#11 of 1,310 For Metallurgical Engineering
Top100 For 16 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
47%
Enrollment
29,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.nwpu.edu.cn
Languages
Chinese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate47%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high School, National College Entrance Examination (Gaokao)
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - January; February-July)
Enrollment29,000
Full time employee3,750
Student:staff ratio8:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
55,111
Citations
553,020

Northwestern Polytechnical University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
34,665 / 384,371
Physics
21,842 / 315,076
Chemistry
20,215 / 307,877
Materials Science
19,314 / 290,216
Computer Science
9,720 / 88,772
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
5,614 / 62,502
Automation and Control engineering
5,259 / 31,763
Metallurgical Engineering
2,686 / 43,553
Structural Engineering
2,528 / 17,120
Mathematics
2,261 / 14,067
Chemical Engineering
2,261 / 43,449
Biology
2,233 / 56,049
Computer Vision
2,210 / 18,305
Optical Engineering
1,600 / 16,519
Business
1,419 / 8,013
Acoustical Engineering
1,229 / 5,154
Electronic Engineering
1,229 / 5,285
Nanotechnology
1,186 / 39,521
Mechanical Engineering
1,079 / 6,468
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
884 / 5,690
Condensed Matter Physics
871 / 11,539
Environmental Science
842 / 4,304
Machine Learning
836 / 13,465
Aerospace Engineering
819 / 2,528
Applied Mathematics
737 / 5,124
Computer Networking
718 / 2,699
Blockchain and Cryptography
696 / 4,249
Medicine
663 / 9,353
Computational Linguistics
628 / 5,591
Art & Design
627 / 3,123
Reliability and Quality Engineering
502 / 2,971
Computer Engineering
492 / 957
Economics
483 / 2,740
Electrical Engineering
432 / 3,068
Systems Engineering
398 / 2,177
Automotive Engineering
380 / 1,429
Technical Drawing
376 / 1,441
Robotics
360 / 2,575
Statistics
355 / 2,267
Aviation
352 / 668

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 73 120
1992 83 149
1993 71 167
1994 65 164
1995 59 181
1996 67 197
1997 90 174
1998 91 164
1999 108 271
2000 195 342
2001 177 413
2002 249 560
2003 393 726
2004 698 1019
2005 1398 1317
2006 2366 2026
2007 3056 2811
2008 3091 3757
2009 3392 5573
2010 3792 7312
2011 4302 10089
2012 3556 12501
2013 3343 16552
2014 3382 21344
2015 3061 27153
2016 3393 35919
2017 4049 51166
2018 5390 68214
2019 6367 97741
2020 6587 129314
2021 7056 173188

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $1,750$3,750

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 ++++

Notable alumni

  1. Wu Yi

    Wu Yi
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1938-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Wu Yi is a retired Chinese politician. She was one of the country's most visible leaders during the first decade of the 21st century, best known for taking on the role of Minister of Health from April 2003 during the SARS outbreak, shortly after becoming Vice Premier of the State Council, a position she served in between March 2003 and March 2008. She was also a member of the Politburo of the Chinese Communist Party. She has since retired and left public life. She was commonly referred to as the "iron lady" by Chinese media, and was known to be a tough negotiator internationally.

  2. Zhang Qingwei

    Zhang Qingwei
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politicianaerospace engineerengineerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Zhang Qingwei is a Chinese politician, business executive, and aerospace engineer who is the current Communist Party Secretary of Hunan, in office since 18 October 2021. He was Communist Party Secretary of Heilongjiang, former Governor of Hebei, and former chairperson of the Commission for Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense (COSTIND). Prior to his government career he was president of China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) and chairman of Comac, an aerospace manufacturer.

General info

Alternative names NPU
西北工业大学
Founded 1938
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Motto Loyalty, Integrity, Courage and Perseverance
Colors blue, silver

Location and Contacts

Address 127 Youyi W Road, Beilin
Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710072
China
City population 12,953,000
Phone +86 (29) 8849 2267
Fax +86 (29) 8849 1544

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