Top 10 institutions in New York

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 Columbia University in the City of New York (CU) 257.0 256.7
2 New York University (NYU) 148.5 145.6
3 The Rockefeller University 73.7 80.6
4 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) 87.9 73.3
5 Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) 64.8 59.9
6 Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) 53.2 47.4
7 Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), Cornell University 43.5 45.6
8 The City University of New York (CUNY) 43.3 42.6
9 Pfizer Inc. 21.1 24.6
10 IBM Research 48.5 13.0
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