Universities barred from offering extra benefitsChina Daily.
The notice was released after two prestigious schools in Beijing – Tsinghua University and Peking University – criticised each other in an effort to attract the top scorers on the gaokao, China's national college entrance exam.
In late June, recruiting teams at Tsinghua and Peking posted micro blogs that accused each other of "buying" students and making promises that couldn't be fulfilled, such as transferring students into more desirable programmes after enrolment. Both universities denied the accusations in online responses, claiming that they had strictly followed recruitment rules.
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