Best Global Universities in China 2015 - by US News & World Report Education Articles

Students who wish to study in China can explore these universities, which have been numerically ranked based on their positions in the overall Best Global Universities rankings. Institutions were evaluated based on their research performance and their ratings by members of the academic community around the world and within Asia. These are the top global universities in China. 

The 2015 rankings, released on 27 Oct 2014, encompass the US-based magazine's top 500 institutions from 49 countries. The rankings also include region-specific lists - the University of Tokyo in Japan topped the Asia list followed by Peking University. US News has been ranking US colleges and universities for 30 years. Other publications have also issued rankings but US News is the most well-known.


The indicators and their weighs used to rank these Global universities are as follows:


Ranking indicatorWeight
Global research reputation
12.5%
Regional research reputation
12.5%
Publications
12.5%
Normalized citation impact
10%
Total citations
10%
Number of highly cited papers
12.5%
Percentage of highly cited papers
10%
International collaboration
10%
Number of Ph.D.s awarded
5%
Number of Ph.D.s awarded per academic staff member
5%


Here is the listing.

UniversityCityBest Global
Universities Rank
Global Score
#1 Peking UniversityBeijing#3965.7
#2 Tsinghua UniversityBeijing#6760.3
#3 Fudan University
Shanghai#10855.8
#4 Zhejiang UniversityHangzhou, Zhejiang#12852.9
#5 University of Science and Technology of ChinaHefei, Anhui#14351.5
#6 Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityShanghai#14851.3
#7 Nanjing UniversityNanjing#18547.7
#8 Sun Yat-sen UniversityGuangzhou#22044.7
#9 Huazhong University of Science and TechnologyWuhan#29439.0
#10 Beijing Normal UniversityBeijing#29838.8
#11 Wuhan UniversityWuhan#30138.4
#12 Nankai UniversityTianjin#31237.7
#13 Harbin Institute of TechnologyHarbin#33936.1
#14 Shandong University
Jinan, Shandong#34335.9
#15 Xi'an Jiaotong UniversityXi'an, Shaanxi#35235.1
#16 Xiamen UniversityXiamen, Fujian#36034.8
#17 Union School of Public Health - Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijing#36534.4
#18 Tongji UniversityShanghai#37434.0
#19 China Agricultural UniversityBeijing#39033.1
#20 Southeast UniversityNanjing#39832.5
#21 Dalian University of Technology
Dalian City, Liaoning#40132.4
#22 Jilin UniversityChangchun, Jilin#40832.2
#23 Sichuan UniversityChengdu#42631.0
#24 East China Normal UniversityShanghai#43530.3
#25 South China University of TechnologyGuangzhou#44829.5
#26 Lanzhou UniversityLanzhou#45329.4
#27 China University of GeosciencesBeijing#47128.6


As such, before you decide to study either locally or abroad and make planning to enroll in universities, check out the various world university rankings that can help you accurately compare institutions around the world and make an informed decision to choose the right university.

Remember also to weight tuition cost against quality as well as affordability as international study is now very expensive that can makes life miserable if no proper planning is done.


Source - U.S. News and World Report


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