Renmin University of China or 中国人民大学 (RUC) - public higher education institution in China. RUC began its activity in 1937. It has an urban campus located in Beijing.

University ranking. Renmin University of China every year it manages to secure high ranks in the national ratings of China. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet. It is renowned for the following programs: «Arts and Humanities», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is one of the best when it comes to the quality of education, ranking in the top 400 in international rankings. In addition to the good academic standing the university is also respected by the employers all around the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. As a state university, RUC provides scholarships to remarkable students.

The composition of the university. Renmin University of China is classified as a large university with more than 25,000 concurrent students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. At RUC there are about 4% of foreigners. The teaching staff consists of more than 2200 specialists. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of RUC. The university has a functioning library.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1937
Abbreviation RUC
Teachers 2,244
Students 25,591
Foreigners 4%
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Library Available
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World ranking 510
Country ranking 28
Academic Reputation 337
Employer Reputation 282
Quality of teaching 374
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 156
Social Sciences and Management 175
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 510
QS World University Rankings 445
Cost of living in Beijing
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 358 654
Food 147 263
Transportation 23 55
Communications and utilities 35 39
Clothing 25 92
Sports and leisure 32 110
Total 620 1,212
Accommodation in Beijing USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 361
Shared room in city centre 661
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 464
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 841
Alternative title
Chinese 中国人民大学
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