About Lanzhou University:

Lanzhou University is a major research university in Lanzhou, Gansu Province, China. Founded in 1909, it is one of the key universities under China's Ministry of Education. It is a Chinese Ministry of Education Class A Double First Class University. It provides programs for undergraduate, graduate students on four campuses—three in Lanzhou city centre and one in Yuzhong County, about 30 miles away from the main campus. Total enrolment is approximately 20,000. Undergraduate students study at the Yuzhong campus. There are 6 National Bases for the Training of Researching and Teaching personnel for Fundamental Disciplines. The University operates an additional 35 institutes along with 1 national key Laboratory of the Applied Organic and 3 key laboratories of Arid and Grassland Ecology, West China Environment, Magnetism and Magnetic Materials of the Ministry of Education, a key laboratory of Grassland Agro-ecosystem of the Ministry of Agriculture. Lanzhou University was one of the first universities entitled to enroll Bachelor Master’s and Doctoral degree candidates in 1981. Lanzhou University is one of the top ten universities in contributions to academic publications in international journals frequently cited by ongoing research from around the world.



World University Rankings

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World University Rankings - - - - 483 423 421 382 349 358 334 327 333 318 289

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture - - - - - - - - 299 296 273 252 218 189
Engineering - - 270 273 206 220 204 177 195 174 176 170 154 169
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - - 294 210 197 216 180 151 169 145 149 141 121 129
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By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 279 222 211 201 211 128 159
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry 119 94 79 61 52 64 56 57 55 51 66
Chemical Engineering - 294 244 178 135 149 114 121 123 110 113
Civil Engineering 260 248 268 281 166 184 155 133 203 135 -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science 230 285 - - - - 351-400 401-450 267 206 260
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 301-350 251 276
Environment / Ecology - - - - 274 - - 237 244 212 161
Geosciences 229 210 214 206 168 127 127 104 95 91 86
Immunology - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 183 158 141 122 117 138 117 119 118 119 125
Mathematics 27 76 95 77 61 67 54 87 119 101 89
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - 401-450 301-350 299 292
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - - -
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Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - 298 301-350 261 261 226
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - 280 271 248 222 216
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - - -
Space Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 167
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 130
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -