Seven Chinese universities make rankings
Seven universities in China this year offer subjects that are listed among the top 50 universities around the world, according to a global ranking.
Quacquarelli Symonds, a British company specializing in education and studies abroad, published its latest Worldwide University Rankings by Subject on its website recently.
Peking University had 22 subjects, including linguistics, chemistry and law. Tsinghua University was next, with 15 subjects in the list, including civil engineering, architecture, materials science and mechanical engineering.
The rankings were compiled from the professional opinions of 85,062 scholars and 41,910 university officials, as well as 17.3 million academic publications and more than 100 million bits of data analysis, according to a statement provided by Quacquarelli Symonds. (Photo 2)