#156 Overall Influence

Peking University

University in Beijing, China

From Wikipedia

Peking University , , is a major research university in Beijing, China, and a member of the elite C9 League of Chinese universities. It is perennially ranked as one of the top academic institutions in China, Asia, and worldwide.

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What is Peking University known for?

#44 World Rank
Education
#87 World Rank
Literature
#93 World Rank
Political Science
#103 World Rank
Chemistry
#113 World Rank
Mathematics
#114 World Rank
Engineering
#127 World Rank
Economics
#128 World Rank
Physics
#132 World Rank
Philosophy
#143 World Rank
Business
#161 World Rank
Computer Science
#172 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#185 World Rank
Nursing
#186 World Rank
Law
#265 World Rank
History
#273 World Rank
Biology
#276 World Rank
Psychology
#312 World Rank
Sociology
#315 World Rank
Medical
#370 World Rank
Religious Studies
#394 World Rank
Communications
#424 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Peking University's Most influential alumni?

Peking University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Literature, and Political Science. Peking University’s most academically influential people include Tsung-Dao Lee, Mao Dun, and Liu Xiaobo.

Tsung-Dao Lee
Tsung-Dao Lee

Chinese-American physicist

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Mao Dun
Mao Dun

Chinese writer

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Liu Xiaobo
Liu Xiaobo

Chinese literary critic, writer, professor, and human rights activist

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Shen Congwen

Chinese writer

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Feng Youlan
Feng Youlan

Chinese philosopher

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Chen-ning Yang
Chen-ning Yang

Chinese physicist

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Tu Youyou
Tu Youyou

Chinese medical scientist

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Xu Zhimo
Xu Zhimo

Chinese poet

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Michael Halliday
Michael Halliday

Australian linguist

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Robin Li
Robin Li

Billionaire businessman and entrepreneur

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Mou Zongsan

Chinese philosopher

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Fang Lizhi
Fang Lizhi

Professor of astrophysics; civil rights activist and dissident

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