Tsinghua is one of the best universities in China for the high quality of teaching, research, and social service. Over the years, Tsinghua holds the largest numbers of the professors honored as the Chinese Academicians of Science and the Chinese Academicians of Engineering, of the State Key Laboratories, of the national research awards in science and technology, of research funding, of the patents authorized, and also of the articles indexed in EI (Engineering Index), ISTP (Index to Scientific & Technical Proceedings), and SCI (Science Citation Index).
More than 70% of the top ten students of sciences and 30% of the top ten students of liberal arts from 31 provinces, autonomous regions, and the municipalities directly under the Central Government of China have chosen Tsinghua University for their undergraduate study.
Tsinghua has also been recognized as one of the top universities in the world. It is ranked: