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Drawing on a survey conducted by the US National Science Foundation, the Commission on Professionals in Science and Technology ranked undergraduate institutions by the number their former students who went on to receive PhDs from US institutions in 2006. The leader was Tsinghua University, followed by Peking University. The University of California, Berkeley was third, and Seoul National University placed fourth.

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