Beijing is one of the cities with the richest educational resources in China. Its education of various kinds at different levels keeps the trend of a stable educational development, from kindergarten to university.
Beijing has in total 1.136 million students in primary and Junior high school and ranks first in terms of the overall level in developing its compulsory education and comes out on top in terms of such indexes as educational funding.
In terms of higher education, Beijing has 91 regular higher educational institutions with a number of key colleges and universities accounting for one fourth of the total nationwide. The total number of students on campus are 588.000. There are 16 private colleges and universities in the municipality with 63.000 students on campus.
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