Top 10 institutions in Madrid

The Nature Index 2017 Science Cities tables show each city’s leading institutions for high-quality science, ordered by WFC, AC and CS for 2016. Also shown are WFC from 2012, the change in WFC between 2012 and 2016 and the AC for 2016. Collaboration tables rank the top intra-city institution pairs by their bilateral collaboration score in 2016.

Rank Institution WFC
2012
WFC
2016
Change in WFC
2012-2016
1 Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM) 67.5 72.5
2 Complutense University of Madrid (UCM) 43.5 36.9
3 Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII) 21.4 14.1
4 Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO) 13.5 13.4
5 Madrid Institute of Advanced Studies (IMDEA) 4.8 12.6
6 Institute of Materials Science of Madrid (ICMM), CSIC 22.5 11.8
7 University of Alcalá (UAH) 6.1 10.9
8 Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research (CNIC) 3.5 10.6
9 Technical University of Madrid (UPM) 9.0 9.3
10 Institute of Physical Chemistry "Rocasolano" (IQFR), CSIC 9.9 5.7
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