China Subject Ratings 2023: Education

The Times Higher Education China Subject Ratings are the only performance tables that judge Chinese institutions against their global peers based on the Chinese Ministry of Education’s classification of subjects.

The ratings for education reveal performance across three subjects: education, physical education and psychology.

In total, 903 universities worldwide receive a rating for at least one subject in the education pillar.

View the China Subject Ratings 2023 methodology

One hundred forty-one universities received an A+ grade in one or more education subjects. Peking University, Beijing Normal University, Zhejiang University and East China Normal University all scored an A+ in one education subject.

Read our analysis of the China Subject Ratings 2023

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