Tianjin University: Statistics



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#350 of 14,131 In the World
#45 of 5,830 In Asia
#23 of 960 In China
#1 of 21 In Tianjin
#6 of 1,961 For Automotive Engineering
Top100 For 44 other topics
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Acceptance rate

* Tianjin University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete 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 RequirementsGraduation from senior middle school and National College Entrance Examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - January; February-July)

Research profile

Tianjin University is a world-class research university with 105,964 scientific papers published and 1,503,929 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Biology, Environmental Science, Organic Chemistry, Computer Science, and Biochemistry.


Tianjin University majors

by publication & citation count

86,841 / 1,296,203
79,800 / 1,228,932
71,169 / 1,222,996
Quantum and Particle physics
59,849 / 937,379
Materials Science
54,968 / 990,611
53,973 / 1,013,985
Environmental Science
47,841 / 644,557
Organic Chemistry
46,969 / 967,588
Computer Science
45,516 / 419,097
28,649 / 655,275
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
28,285 / 265,853
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
26,177 / 228,678
26,094 / 354,560
Electrical Engineering
24,464 / 287,233
Optical Engineering
23,226 / 307,009
Chemical Engineering
22,107 / 593,165
21,829 / 204,756
Geography and Cartography
21,653 / 232,359
Metallurgical Engineering
21,003 / 410,584
Physical chemistry
18,976 / 441,250
18,825 / 272,482
18,163 / 153,149
Mechanical Engineering
18,130 / 186,705
16,921 / 240,626
16,867 / 470,096
16,703 / 162,726
16,203 / 293,387
15,420 / 133,800
14,492 / 124,172
13,557 / 166,872
Machine Learning
12,176 / 123,071
11,855 / 107,160
11,761 / 163,326
Computer Vision
11,744 / 92,006
Political Science
11,076 / 97,919
10,971 / 97,709
Structural Engineering
10,031 / 82,012
9,801 / 93,029
9,590 / 92,229
Computer Networking
9,392 / 69,297

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 60 107
1991 76 144
1992 81 130
1993 90 121
1994 91 129
1995 128 175
1996 187 188
1997 167 245
1998 219 318
1999 188 484
2000 319 569
2001 416 611
2002 729 983
2003 1060 1245
2004 1852 1680
2005 2750 2524
2006 3476 3807
2007 3612 5299
2008 3247 7633
2009 3387 10368
2010 3495 13880
2011 4303 17878
2012 4294 22196
2013 4417 28992
2014 4240 37529
2015 4410 48343
2016 4821 60431
2017 5542 80297
2018 6367 101309
2019 7853 139928
2020 8890 186688
2021 10868 279249
2022 10538 316483
Academic rankings


International studetns 16,000-55,000 per annum (CNY)

Tianjin University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Tianjin University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Bachelor - Xueshi Xuewei Administration, Applied Chemistry, Applied Physics, Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Chinese, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electronics and Automation, Engineering, English, Health Sciences, Law, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microelectronics, Pharmacology, Software Engineering
Master - Shuoshi Xuewei Applied Chemistry, Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chinese, Data Processing, Design, Economics, Engineering, Fine Arts, Food Science, Geology, Law, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Microelectronics, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Software Engineering
PhD - Boshi Applied Chemistry, Applied Physics, Architecture, Bioengineering, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Naval Architecture, Optics, Public Administration, Software Engineering, Technology, Town Planning, Water Management

Notable alumni

  1. Xu Zhimo

    Xu Zhimo
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1897-1931 (aged 34)

    Xu Zhimo was a Chinese romantic poet who strove to loosen Chinese poetry from its traditional forms and to reshape it under the influences of Western poetry and the vernacular Chinese language. He is considered one of the most important figures of modern Chinese poetry.

  2. Ma Xingrui

    Ma Xingrui
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1959-.. (age 64)
    engineerpoliticianaerospace engineer

    Ma Xingrui is a Chinese politician and aerospace engineer who is the Communist Party secretary of Xinjiang. Prior to that, he had served as the Vice Minister of Industry and Information Technology, Head of the Political and Legal Affairs Commission of Guangdong, Communist Party Secretary of Shenzhen, Deputy Party Secretary of Guangdong, and Governor of Guangdong. Ma is a member of the Politburo of the Chinese Communist Party.

  3. Shohrat Zakir

    Shohrat Zakir
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1953-.. (age 70)

    Shohrat Zakir is an ethnic Uyghur politician of China and the former Chairman of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and the Chinese Communist Party Deputy Committee Secretary of Xinjiang from 2014 to 2021. Since October 2017, he is the member of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party. He was born in Yining (Ghulja). He went to Tianjin University. He was the former Mayor of Ürümqi. He studied computer science in Hubei Province.

  4. Ma Yinchu

    Ma Yinchu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1882-1982 (aged 100)
    Enrolled in Tianjin University
    Studied in 1901-1906

    Ma Yinchu was a prominent Chinese economist. He was the father of China's family planning.

  5. Zhang Tailei

    Zhang Tailei
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1898-1927 (aged 29)

    Zhang Tailei was the leader of the Guangzhou Uprising, during which he was killed.

  6. Shu-tian Li

    Shu-tian Li
    1900-1988 (aged 88)

    Shu-tian Li was a Chinese-American hydraulic engineer. After receiving a Ph.D. degree in engineering and economics from Cornell University in 1926, Li returned to China to assume a professorship at the Peiyang University. He became the executive officer of Northern China Hydraulic Commission in 1928. He was a founder of the Chinese Hydraulic Engineering Society and served as its deputy president and then president for six terms. Later he was appointed to lead the Yellow River Commission.

  7. Feng Fei

    Feng Fei
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1962-.. (age 61)

    Feng Fei is a Chinese politician, serving as the Communist Party secretary of Hainan since 2023. He was the former governor of Hainan from 2020 to 2023.

  8. Zeng Yangfu

    Zeng Yangfu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1898-1969 (aged 71)

    Zeng Xianhao was a Chinese-born politician better known by the courtesy name Zeng Yangfu (曾养甫). He was a native of Pingyuan County, Guangdong. Zeng served the Nationalist government as Mayor of Guangzhou from 1936 to 1938. He later led the Ministry of Transportation and Communications from 1942 to 1945.

Tianjin University faculties and divisions

Centre : Distillation Technology Technology
Centre : Engineering and Technology Applied Chemistry, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Food Science
Centre : Light Power Engineering
Centre : Micro-nano Manufacturing Technology Nanotechnology
College : Management and Economics Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering Management, Finance, Health Administration, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Sciences, Management, Public Administration, Real Estate, Statistics, Tourism, Welfare and Protective Services
School : Architecture Architecture
School : Chemical Engineering and Technology Chemical Engineering
School : Civil Engineering Civil Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering, Marine Engineering, Marine Transport, Naval Architecture
School : Computer Science and Technology Computer Science, Information Technology
School : Computer Software Computer Engineering, Software Engineering
School : Education Administration, Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Technology Education
School : Electrical and Information Engineering Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Telecommunications Engineering
School : Environmental Science and Engineering Building Technologies, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies
School : Foreign Languages and Literature Applied Linguistics, Arts and Humanities, Chinese, English, Japanese, Law, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Translation and Interpretation
School : International Education Chinese, Foreign Languages Education, Native Language
School : Law Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Fiscal Law, International Law, Law
School : Life Sciences Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physics
School : Mahematics Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics
School : Marxism Political Sciences
School : Materials Science and Engineering Applied Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Data Processing, Materials Engineering
School : Mechanical Engineering Electronics and Automation, Energy Engineering, Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Power Engineering, Thermal Engineering
School : Microelectronics Electronic Engineering, Technology
School : Pharmaceutical Science and Technology Cell Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Medical Technology, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Traditional Eastern Medicine
School : Precision Instrument and Optoelectronics Engineering Biomedical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Optical Technology
School : Science Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Physics

General information

Alternative names TJU
Founded 1895
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Motto Seeking Truth from Facts

Location and contacts

Address 92 Weijin Road Nankai District
Tianjin, 300072
City population 13,866,000

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