In 2020, QS (Quar Quarrel-Simons Consulting) World University Rankings announced that Tsinghua University ranked 16th in the world for its increasing global comprehensive strength, and Peking University rose from the 30th to the 22nd in the world. The 2 university has achieved the highest ranking in history. QS officials believe that in terms of rankings, the academic strength of the top 10 universities in mainland China is comparable to that of the United States.
As the world's three authoritative academic rankings, QS announced the world's top 1000 universities, spanning 82 countries and regions. The QS ranking examined a total of six indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, number of citations per teacher paper, teacher/student ratio, international teacher ratio, and international student ratio. On a global scale, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ranks first in the world for the eighth consecutive year, followed by Stanford University and Harvard University, and the top universities in Asia are selected by the National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University (the world is tied for the first time). 11). There are 66 colleges and universities in China, including 42 in the Mainland, 7 in Hong Kong (up to the 25th in Hong Kong University), 1 in Macau (the 387th in the University of Macau), and 16 in Taiwan (the highest in Taiwan University). 69)). In addition to Tsinghua University, Chinese universities in this ranking are also prominent in Fudan University, Zhejiang University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, and China University of Science and Technology, all ranked among the top 100 in the world.