Peking University

Peking University is a well-known state-owned university in China, famous for its excellent training and research facilities in both the arts and sciences. Founded in 1898, it is one of the oldest universities in China.     


Peking University now has 5 schools: School of Humanities, School of Social Sciences, School of Sciences, School of Information Science and Technology and the School of Medicine. The university has 42 departments, 216 research centers and 18 affiliated and teaching hospitals. The departments of Chinese, western language, history, physics and biology are famous nation wide.


Currently there are 15,000 undergraduate students studying in Peking University. The masters and doctoral students number about 12,000. The university has also attracted many foreign students.


The university's library is the biggest in Asia, and contains almost 6,300,000 books. If you want to know more about Peking University, please log on to