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Renmin University of China

Renmin University of China is a research-oriented comprehensive university focusing on humanities and social sciencesIt is directly under the Ministry of Education of China andis jointly financed and supported by China’s Ministry of Education and the Beijing Municipal government.

About

History

On December 16th, 1949, advised by the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the 11thAdministrative Meeting of the National Administration Council passed “The Resolution on the Establishment of Renmin University of China”. 

Education

Renmin University of China is a comprehensive research-oriented university focusing on humanities and social sciences. It also offers a range of courses in the natural sciences, information technology and environmental sciences. The university’s overriding tasks have consistently been the pursuit of truth and progress, cultural transmission and educating the country’s future elites. RUC is an important base for training high-caliber professionals in the social sciences and humanities and houses a number of influential research centers and think tanks.

Research

The Research Center of Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence was established by the Ministry of Education in 2001 under RUC School of Information. It is a research entity for the technical innovation and system integration of data warehouse and business intelligence engineering. Leveraging on RUC’s research strengths, the Center adopts modern industrial management system for research, development and production, in a way to build a first-class center for database industrialization.

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GSSA 2019

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2021
501
2020
501
2019
501
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2021
581 -50
2020
531 -10
2019
521
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2021
599 25
2020
624 -3
2019
621
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2020
601 100
2019
701
2018
701
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.

Services

Housing services

The School of Law is located in a quiet, safe, inexpensive and suburban neighborhood in Queens, about 12 miles from Manhattan. St. John’s understands that many incoming students will need to relocate to the area, and we would like to provide you with the information to make this transition as smoothly as possible. There are several housing options for law students including:

  1. Living in the University-owned DePaul Townhouses;
  2. Living in Off-Campus Housing; and/or
  3. Being placed on the Roommate List.

Student Reviews

Great program, but limited by restrictions
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Overall, the professors and courses have been fine. Prior to Covid-19, there were many visits around the city that really benefitted the experiences and value of the degree. However, restrictions and online teaching have really detracted from the experience. I hope those, in the future, will have the opportunities afforded to them that makes an education abroad worthwhile.

Exposure
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Language was a bit of a problem in the beginning. However, as time went on, I was able to learn the language. The program was english taught too. It exposed me to the Chinese culture and I had the opportunity to meet different people from diverse ba

Good social science
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

A good place to study social science in China

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