Top 10 institutions in Shenzhen

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 Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) 0.6 27.3
2 Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School (PKU Shenzhen) 1.9 25.2
3 Shenzhen University (SZU) 2.4 14.7
4 Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), CAS 11.6 6.1
5 Graduate School at Shenzhen, TH 0.0 5.4
6 BGI 11.8 5.3
7 HKU Shenzhen Institute of Research and Innovation (HKU-SIRI) 0.0 2.7
8 HKUST ShenZhen Institute 0.0 2.4
9 Shenzhen Research Institute, PolyU 0.0 2.2
10 City University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Research Institute (CityUSRI) 0.0 1.8
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