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Renmin (peoples') University of China

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The predecessor of the university was Shanbei Public School established in 1937 during the Anti-Japanese War. Later it was renamed the North China United University and North China University. Renmin University of China was officially established in 1950. Eminent educationalists Prof. Wu Yuzhang, Prof. Cheng Fangwu, Prof. Yuan Baohua, Prof. Huang Da, Prof. Li Wenhai and Prof. JI Baocheng have successively held the presidential posts. The current President is Prof. Chen Yulu, a renowned expert in international finance. During the past half century, five Chinese leaders, Mao Zedong,Deng Xiaoping Jiang Zemin, Hu Jingtao and Xi Jinping, have attached great importance to RUC’s development. They each delivered speeches on campus or offered inscriptions for the university. Since its founding in 1937, the total number of RUC graduates in Renmin University has exceeded 250, 000. Alumni have played an active role and earned great achievements in government, academia, and various sectors including finance, communication, education, etc.. According to the 2013 Chinese University Evaluation Report 2013, RUC alumni number tops the List of Chinese Central Committee Members, ranks the second in the List of Scientists in Humanities and Social Sciences, and the third in the List of Distinguished Alumni, the List of Important Statesmen, and the List of Donation.

Country China
School name Renmin (peoples') University of China
City Beijing
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Social Sciences
Science &Technology
Social Sciences
Law & Politics
Science &Technology
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment National
Language used in the class Chinese, English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1937
The number of students (Undergraduate) N/A
The number of students (Graduate) N/A
Test required for admission Document screening
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students N/A
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) N/A
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 461-470
THE Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
Address No. 59 Zhongguancun Street, Haidian District Beijing, 100872, P.R. China
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