Bronze League
Xi`an Jiaotong University

China

Xi'an Jiaotong University, 28 Xianning West Road, Beilin, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

338 World
rank
13 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1896
Short name:
XJTU
Type:
Public
Students:
29860
Faculty:
2430
Faculty/Students Ratio:
12
:
1
Web-site:
www.xjtu.edu.cn
Region:
Asia
Location:
Xi'an, Shaanxi
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 338 52.467
Teaching 175 65.659
Research 479 38.218
International Diversity 510 33.624
Financial Sustainability 295 64.372
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 377 44.711
Research Perfomance Rankings 530 34.245
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TEACHING
World Rank: 175
Country rank: 11
Score: 65.659
League: Golden League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 479
Country rank: 18
Score: 38.218
League: Copper League
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 510
Country rank: 10
Score: 33.624
League: World League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 295
Country rank: 17
Score: 64.372
League: Silver League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Xi`an Jiaotong University, a national key university under the direct jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education, is one of the country's oldest institutions of higher learning. Founded in Shanghai in 1896 as Nanyang Public, it was renamed Jiaotong University in 1921. In 1956, at the direction of the State Council, the university was moved to Xi`an, and renamed Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU). As one of the country's national key universities, it was included in the first group of universities singled out for high priority development under the country's seventh and eighth five year plans. It was also included in the first group of universities to benefit from Project 211 and Project 985, with the goal of becoming a world class university. Xi'an Jiaotong University is a comprehensive research university offering programs in nine areas science, engineering, medicine, economics, management, art, law, philosophy and education with a major emphasis on science and engineering. It includes 20 schools, eight undergraduate residential colleges, and eight affiliated teaching hospitals.

Mission Statement

Mission: To continue the pursuit of academic excellence, and to educate upstanding citizens with a strong sense of social responsibility and a commitment to scientific inquiry and innovation, and to the advancement, preservation, application and dissemination of knowledge, so that they may contribute to the continued progress of science and technology, and the betterment of human society, in China and in the world. Vision: To fulfill its threefold mission of education, research, and service, to maintain its role as a leader and an innovator, and to continue striving to earn a place among the best research universities, honored at home and respected in the world.