Universities in Nanjing, China
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  • (23 institution and 6 subject rankings)
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Latest ranking updates related to universities in Nanjing
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions published most recent results of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. Includes 16 universities from Nanjing.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: Publication of Nature Index - Top 200 Rising Institutions in Asia Pacific. Nanjing University with highest ranking among universities in Nanjing ranked #10.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: New edition of Nature Index - Top 200 Institutions in Asia Pacific. 10 universities in Nanjing ranked.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Geology). Nanjing Agricultural University with highest ranking among universities in Nanjing ranked #23.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Nanjing

Environmental Engineering
#5 
Nanjing University
Agricultural Sciences
#9 
Nanjing Agricultural University
Civil Engineering
#11 
Nanjing University
Veterinary Science
#13 
Nanjing Agricultural University
Archaeology
#48 
Nanjing University
Library & Information Management
#50 
Nanjing University

Rankings of universities in Nanjing, China 2021

#1

Nanjing University

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  • #7 
  • #111 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #124 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #82 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Nanjing Agricultural University

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  • #41 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #58 
  • #292 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #45 
  • #577 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#3

Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology

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  • #42 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #93 
  • #386 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #40 
  • #511 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#4

Nanjing Medical University

  • #43 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #40 
  • #226 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #75 
  • #814 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#5

Nanjing Normal University

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  • #51 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #106 
  • #417 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #82 
  • #922 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#6

Nanjing University of Science and Technology

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  • #41 
  • #701 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #327 
  • #573 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #42 
  • #242 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#7

Nanjing Tech University

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  • #44 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #27 
  • #130 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #62 
  • #401 
ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking
[Published 17 August, 2020]


#8

China Pharmaceutical University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (9 reviews)
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  • #87 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #245 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #86 
  • #971 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#9

Hohai University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #68 
  • #320 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #74 
  • #807 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #90 
  • #477 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#10

Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications

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  • #72 
  • #323 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #81 
  • #885 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #104 
  • #568 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#11

Nanjing Forestry University

  • #119 
  • #426 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #121 
  • #1247 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #119 
  • #655 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#12

Nanjing University of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
  • #56 
  • #288 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #55 
  • #684 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #422 
NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers
[Published 10 October, 2020]


#13

Nanjing University of Finance and Economics

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  • #394 
  • #608 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #370 
  • #2557 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #250 
  • #1757 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#14

Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine

  • #144 
  • #463 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #158 
  • #1480 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #142 
  • #782 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#15

Nanjing Audit University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (6 reviews)
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  • #400 
  • #612 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #465 
  • #4252 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #305 
  • #2209 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]

#16

Nanjing Xiaozhuang University

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  • #352 
  • #585 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #319 
  • #2359 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #274 
  • #287 
BCUR Best Chinese Universities Ranking - ShanghaiRanking
[Published 15 May, 2020]

#17

Southeast University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (80 reviews)
  • #30 
  • #154 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #115 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #43 
Most Innovative Universities Asia Pacific
[Published 01 January, 2019]

#18

Jiangsu Second Normal University

  • #456 
  • #3724 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #338 
  • #372 
BCUR Best Chinese Universities Ranking - ShanghaiRanking
[Published 15 May, 2020]

#19

Sanjiang University

  • #443 
  • #3497 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #631 
  • #10881 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#20

Nanjing University of the Arts

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  • #573 
  • #7847 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#21

Nanjing Institute of Technology


Nanjing Key Facts for International Students

Population: 7166000

Time: GMT +8

District/province: Jiangsu Sheng,

Living costs for students in Nanjing:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 49* (51% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 74* (26% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 46* (54% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 19.36 CNY
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type I
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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FAQ

Nanjing University ranks #1 in Nanjing in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Nanjing Nanjing University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 35 rankings where Nanjing University is listed.

Nanjing University is ranked best in Nanjing for Engineering (Environmental Engineering). See all rankings for the Nanjing University.

Nanjing Agricultural University is ranked best in Nanjing for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the Nanjing Agricultural University.

Nanjing University is ranked best in Nanjing for Natural Sciences (Civil Engineering). See all rankings for the Nanjing University.

Nanjing Agricultural University is ranked best in Nanjing for Medicine & Health (Veterinary Science). See all rankings for the Nanjing Agricultural University.

Nanjing University is ranked best in Nanjing for Social Studies & Humanities (Archaeology). See all rankings for the Nanjing University.

Nanjing University is ranked best in Nanjing for Computer Science (Library & Information Management). See all rankings for the Nanjing University.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per paper 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings BRICS:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 20%
Staff with a PhD 10%
Papers per faculty 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Asia:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

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Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -Best universities in the Asia-Pacific region:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Most Innovative Universities Asia Pacific:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited/Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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