A Peking University graduation ceremony in July this year. Female students match their male counterparts at every level of education until doctoral studies. Photo: Xinhua

The gender imbalance in China’s PhD studies: why women make up only a third of the cohort

Female students match their male peers at every other level of education in China; in the United States, women make up 52.1 per cent of doctorates

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A Peking University graduation ceremony in July this year. Female students match their male counterparts at every level of education until doctoral studies. Photo: Xinhua
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