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Tianjin University

Tianjin University is the oldest institution of higher education in the modern history of China. Tianjin University has been a pioneer in several fields. Here we outline some of the firsts to have been achieved on campus, from the first aero engine in China to the first unmanned aerial vehicle.

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History

Founded in 1895 as Peiyang University, Tianjin University’s 121-year history is the epitome of the progress of modern Chinese higher education, embodying the Chinese people’s indomitability through challenging times. 

Research

Research Centers:

  • National Engineering Research Center of Distillation Technology (NERCDT)
  • Engineering Research Center of the Ministry of Education on Material Compound and Functionalization
  • Engineering Research Center of the Ministry of Education on Light Power
  • Engineering Research Center of Ministry of Education on Hydraulic Engineering Simulation
  • Engineering Center of Ministry of Education on Micro and Nano Manufacturing and Measuring Technology
  • Green Purification Process Research Center of the Ministry of Education
  • National Engineering and Technology Research Center
  • Key Scientific Research Base of Historic Building Survey and Recording (Tianjin University)

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2018
201 100
2017
301
2016
-
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2019
443 28
2018
471 10
2017
481
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
501
2018
501
2017
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World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2019
-
2018
443 23
2017
466
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.

Services

Library services

Located in Peiyang Park Campus, Zheng Dong Library was designed by Tianjin University alumni, Zhou Kai and his team. He was also the chief Chinese architect of Beijing Olympic Park. On the occasion of the 120 year anniversary of Tianjin University, Zheng Dong, who was admitted to TJU in 1988, donated RMB 50,000,000 to the education fund as a gift.

Student Life

Campus life

The Main Building in TJU Peiyang Campus is designed by Cui Kai and his team, a member of the China Engineering Academy, who was admitted to TJU in 1981 and once served as the Chinese chief planner of Olympic venues. The design concept of the main building is open. The building and square library together form a layout of “round sky and square land", thus “echoing each other at a distance”in space.

Sports facilities

Tianjin University organizes extracurricular activities for all the students from over 20 colleges as well as supervises and guides more than 30 student sport associations. Also Tianjin University undertakes training, management and competition work for four high-level sport teams and twelve ordinary student teams. 

Student clubs

There are a total of more than 300 student associations at school-level and college-level in TJU which include 50 function-oriented school-level associations and 80 interest-oriented school-level associations.

Accreditation

In 2003 the company has passed the ISO9001 quality management system certification and accreditation mandatory

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I got an exposure to more advanced laboratory equipments and I got the chance to learn from reputed Professors. I can say I got conducive environment for study though I am looking for higher positions.

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