Peking University

WORLD RANK

2012-13
46

Bejiing, China

Region: Asia

  • Overall score
    70.7
  • Teaching
    81.5
  • International outlook
    54.1
  • Industry income
    99.9
  • Research
    67.9
  • Citations
    64.3

Marxism is one of the 39 schools, departments, colleges and institutes that make up today's PKU. It was founded in 1898 as an imperial university, given its current name in 1912 and merged with Beijing Medical University in 2000. Its Yan Yuan campus accommodates more than 30,000 students and 2,900 academics.