Xi'an Jiaotong University: Statistics

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#279 of 14,131 In the World
#31 of 5,830 In Asia
#14 of 960 In China
#1 of 31 In Xi'an
#2 of 1,002 For Nuclear Engineering
Top100 For 39 other topics
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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* Xi'an Jiaotong 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 High School and National College Entrance Examination (Gaokao)
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - January; February-July)
Full time employee3,081
Student:staff ratio13:1

Research profile

Xi'an Jiaotong University is a world-class research university with 123,799 scientific papers published and 1,742,401 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Biology, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Organic Chemistry, and Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.


Xi'an Jiaotong University majors

by publication & citation count

93,952 / 1,359,847
88,065 / 1,292,499
79,420 / 1,246,846
Quantum and Particle physics
68,608 / 970,383
Materials Science
58,947 / 963,964
57,495 / 955,547
Computer Science
55,408 / 657,688
Environmental Science
54,653 / 770,404
Organic Chemistry
42,991 / 804,608
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
35,584 / 420,013
Electrical Engineering
35,350 / 446,674
29,521 / 416,970
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
29,495 / 367,206
Geography and Cartography
28,462 / 368,234
27,843 / 317,107
27,647 / 403,581
25,671 / 465,994
Mechanical Engineering
23,968 / 262,337
Optical Engineering
23,526 / 321,312
Metallurgical Engineering
22,990 / 387,583
21,623 / 317,385
21,440 / 197,530
21,247 / 253,367
19,456 / 286,837
18,260 / 203,128
17,138 / 175,050
Chemical Engineering
17,098 / 387,401
16,921 / 389,134
Physical chemistry
16,821 / 289,230
16,773 / 270,689
Machine Learning
14,845 / 216,167
14,765 / 143,605
Political Science
14,620 / 157,637
14,439 / 156,010
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
13,275 / 198,451
Aerospace Engineering
12,932 / 146,059
Computer Vision
12,483 / 171,101
12,344 / 194,025
12,238 / 173,155
11,886 / 148,552

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 138 108
1991 157 150
1992 196 199
1993 172 228
1994 206 278
1995 235 315
1996 262 375
1997 275 462
1998 352 571
1999 310 657
2000 494 805
2001 617 1016
2002 915 1362
2003 1247 1767
2004 1981 2240
2005 2344 3275
2006 2805 4928
2007 2988 6658
2008 3690 9515
2009 4041 12971
2010 4249 16955
2011 4608 22503
2012 4426 28589
2013 4830 37344
2014 5347 48176
2015 5587 60706
2016 6332 75807
2017 7155 99738
2018 7946 124392
2019 9635 168995
2020 10784 218828
2021 12791 306506
2022 12226 341395
Academic rankings


The tuition table for Xi'an Jiaotong University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition (CNY)
Bachelor's Degree 26,000 - 33,000 per year
Master's Degree 33,000 - 42,000 per year
Doctoral Degree 42,000 - 50,000 per year
Chinese Language Program 16,000 - 20,000 per semester
Short-term Chinese Language Program 8,000 - 10,000 per month

All tuition costs are in Chinese Yuan (CNY).

Xi'an Jiaotong University has 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 Xi'an Jiaotong 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 Arts and Humanities, Economics, Engineering, Information Sciences, Law, Management, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Visual Arts
Master - Shuoshi Xuewei Accountancy, Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Communication Arts, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Finance, Fine Arts, Information Technology, International Business, Japanese, Journalism, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Physics, Power Engineering, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics, Taxation, Technology, Thermal Physics, Translation and Interpretation
PhD - Boshi Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Dermatology, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Embryology and Reproduction Biology, Engineering Management, Epidemiology, Genetics, Geological Engineering, Gerontology, Immunology, Information Technology, Instrument Making, Law, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Medicine, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Nuclear Engineering, Nursing, Nutrition, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Philosophical Schools, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Power Engineering, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Administration, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social and Preventive Medicine, Social Studies, Statistics, Stomatology, Surgery, Telecommunications Engineering, Thermal Physics, Venereology

Notable alumni

  1. Wang Dongfeng

    Wang Dongfeng
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1958-.. (age 65)

    Wang Dongfeng is a Chinese politician who is the current secretary-general of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He was formerly the Communist Party secretary of Hebei province and mayor of Tianjin, one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China. Born in Xi'an, Wang spent his early career in his home province of Shaanxi. He then served in the State Administration for Industry and Commerce before being transferred to Tianjin.

  2. Han Qide

    Han Qide
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1945-.. (age 78)

    Han Qide is a Chinese physician and politician. Han is currently the chairman of the Jiusan Society and a member of the Chinese Communist Party. He was the Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress and is the Vice Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He is also the president of the Chinese Society for Science and Technology.

  3. Xu Xiaonian

    Xu Xiaonian
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1953-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in Xi'an Jiaotong University
    Graduated with bachelor's degree
    international forum participanteconomist

    Xu Xiaonian is Professor of Economics and Finance at China Europe International Business School, named by Businessweek as one of China's Most Powerful People in 2009. From 1981 to 1985, he worked at Center of Development and Research, State Council of the People's Republic of China as Research Fellow. He got Doctor of Economics at University of California, Davis in 1991. From 1991 to 1995, he worked as assistant professor at Amherst College.

  4. Huajian Gao

    Huajian Gao
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1963-.. (age 60)

    Huajian Gao is a Chinese-American mechanician who is widely known for his contributions to the field of solid mechanics, particularly on the micro- and nanomechanics of thin films, hierarchically structured materials, and cell-nanomaterial interactions. He is a Distinguished University Professor at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and Walter H. Annenberg Professor Emeritus of Engineering at Brown University. He is the editor-in-chief of Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids.

  5. Jiang Xiaojuan

    Jiang Xiaojuan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1957-.. (age 66)

    Jiang Xiaojuan is a Chinese economist and politician. She is a Professor and Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management of Tsinghua University, and a research professor at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). She is a Standing Committee Member of the National People's Congress (NPC) and Vice Chairperson of the NPC Social Construction Committee, taking charge of lawmaking, revision, enforcement, and supervision of social insurance, sports, protection of women's and children's rights and others. She was elected President of the Chinese Public Administration Society in 2019.

  6. Fang Xingdong

    Fang Xingdong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1969-.. (age 54)

    Fang Xingdong is a Chinese former internet entrepreneur in the early 2000s and currently a Leading Professor of Liberal Arts at Zhejiang University, Professor and Doctoral supervisor at the School of Media and International Culture of Zhejiang University, Deputy Director of the Integrated Media Research Center, Chief Expert of the Institute of Social Governance at Zhejiang University, Deputy Chairman of the Zhejiang University Committee of the China Association for Promoting Democracy, and Vice President and Executive Director of the Museum and History Communication Committee of the Chinese Association for History of Journalism and Mass Communication.

  7. Gang Hua

    Gang Hua
    Born in
    China Flag China
    computer scientist

    Gang Hua is a Chinese-American computer scientist who specializes in the field of computer vision and pattern recognition. He is an IEEE Fellow, IAPR Fellow and ACM Distinguished Scientist. He is a key contributor to Microsoft's Facial Recognition technologies.

  8. Cang Hui

    Cang Hui
    Born in
    China Flag China
    1977-.. (age 46)

    Cang Hui is a mathematical ecologist at Stellenbosch University. His research interests are proposing models and theories for explaining emerging patterns of biodiversity, networks and adaptive traits in ecology and evolution.

Xi'an Jiaotong University faculties and divisions

Centre : Economic Research Economics
Centre : Physical Education Physical Education
College : Chungying Management
College : Lizhi Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics
College : Nanyang Engineering, Public Administration
College : Pengkang Educational and Student Counselling, Leadership, Management
College : Qide Ethics, Management
College : Songlian Education, Educational Psychology
College : Wenzhi Engineering, Law
School : Aerospace Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanics, Systems Analysis
School : Continuing Education Accountancy, Architecture, Business Administration, Engineering, Nursing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy
School : Economics and Finance Banking, E-Business/Commerce, Economics, Finance, International Business, International Economics, Statistics
School : Electrical Engineering Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Industrial Engineering, Power Engineering
School : Electronic and Information Engineering Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Information Technology, Microelectronics, Telecommunications Engineering
School : Energy and Power Engineering Energy Engineering, Power Engineering
School : Human Settlement and Civil Engineering Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Structural Architecture
School : Humanities and Social Sciences Arts and Humanities, Chinese, Cultural Studies, Design, Educational Technology, Fine Arts, History, Journalism, Mass Communication, Music Education, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology, Technology Education, Vocational Education
School : International Education Chinese
School : Law Constitutional Law, Government, International Economics, Law, Public Law
School : Life Science and Technology Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology
School : Management Accountancy, E-Business/Commerce, Engineering Management, Finance, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Management, Marketing
School : Materials Science and Engineering Materials Engineering
School : Mathematics and Statistics Mathematics, Statistics
School : Mechanical Engineering Automotive Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Industrial Design, Machine Building, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
School : Medicine Dentistry, Medical Technology, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacology, Social and Preventive Medicine
School : Public Policy and Management Asian Studies, Demography and Population, European Studies, Health Administration, Higher Education, Management, Public Administration, Social and Community Services, Social and Preventive Medicine
School : Science Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Information Sciences, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Nuclear Physics, Operations Research, Optical Technology, Optics, Physics, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Solid State Physics, Statistics
School : Software Engineering Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering

General information

Alternative names XJTU
Founded 1896
Accreditation Ministry of Education

Location and contacts

Address 28 Xianning West Road
Xi'an, Shaanxi, 710049
City population 12,953,000

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