Top Universities in Beijing

Following are the top ranking universities in Beijing (China):

Tsinghua University
- It is ranked 54th among the world's best institutions in the QS World University Rankings 2010. For Engineering & IT, it is ranked 11th best in the world.
- It is one of the nine universities of the C9 League.
- It is ranked No. 1 in mainland China by netbig in 2009, 2008, and 2007.
- Ranked 13th globally in the category of engineering and IT by US News, 2009.

Beijing Normal University (BNU)
- In 2004, 2809 international students studied in BNU, ranking the 3rd in the total number of international students among all universities in China.
- According to Net-big university ranking, BNU is ranked 9th among all universities in China in 2004. Its humanities and social science programs rank No. 3 in China by Guangdong Management Academy of Science, another famous institute of higher education evaluation.

Peking University
- It is a comprehensive and national key university.
- Placed among the world's top 50 universities, ranked 47th in the QS World University Rankings 2010.
- Human Resources & Labor Review published in Chasecareer Network, ranked the university 41st internationally for 2009.

Beihang University
- It was previously known as Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (BUAA).
- For years, the employment rate of the graduates in BUAA has been ranked at the top of all universities across the country.
- The University has been ranked among the foremost in China in terms of funding for scientific research.

Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT)
- It was among the first 15 universities to be designated into the "Project 211".
- Under the administration of Ministry of Information and Industry, BIT is ranked among the first-class universities for its high education and research performance, strong faculty, and distinctive academic programs.
- BIT is ranked 132nd in the QS Asian University Rankings 2010.

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