Top 50 young universities in chemistry

The table shows the top 50 young universities* in chemistry ranked by their fractional count in 2018 (FC 2018). Also listed are each university's article count of the year (AC 2018) in the subject.

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RankInstitutionCountry / RegionYear
established
FC 2018AC 2018
1University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS)China1978146.74814
2Nanyang Technological University (NTU)Singapore1991140.80277
3Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL)Switzerland1969102.82193
4Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)South Korea197174.34149
5King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)Saudi Arabia200957.88135
6Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)China201257.12132
7Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)South Korea198647.04117
8Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)China199146.53115
9Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)South Korea200936.0783
10City University of Hong Kong (CityU)China199431.34109
11Shenzhen University (SZU)China198329.6994
12Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal (IISER Bhopal)India200828.6135
13University of Paris-Sud (UPSud)France197026.44125
14Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune (IISER Pune)India200623.7032
15ShanghaiTech UniversityChina201322.4875
16Changzhou University (CZU)China197821.6934
17Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)India198920.8228
18The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)United States of America (USA)196918.4733
19Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)South Korea199318.4528
20Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT Guwahati)India199417.3019
21Queensland University of Technology (QUT)Australia198917.2446
22Tianjin University of Technology (TUT)China197915.4147
23The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)China199415.3653
24Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU)Israel196915.0528
25University of Bayreuth (UBT)Germany197514.9138
26Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University)Australia199213.8245
27Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Kolkata)India200613.6522
28Linköping University (LiU)Sweden197513.4240
29The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas)United States of America (USA)196912.7530
30Yangzhou University (YZU)China199211.8426
31Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST)South Korea200411.1525
32University of Macau (UM)China198111.1436
33University of Hyderabad (UoH)India197410.5512
34Bielefeld UniversityGermany196910.2822
35University of Technology Sydney (UTS)Australia198810.1722
36University of Limerick (UL)Ireland19729.7819
37University of Wollongong (UOW)Australia19759.4540
38Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram (IISER TVM)India20089.0010
39Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI)India20058.7819
40Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU)Japan20058.7724
41University of Bremen (Uni Bremen)Germany19718.7523
42University of Milano-Bicocca (UNIMIB)Italy19988.6521
43University of Girona (UdG)Spain19918.6323
44University of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM)Spain19828.3133
45University of Rennes 1France19708.2675
46Tarbiat Modares University (TMU)Iran19828.2112
47Deakin UniversityAustralia19748.1928
48Curtin UniversityAustralia19868.1421
49Wenzhou University (WZU)China19848.1216
50Huaibei Normal UniversityChina20107.9711

* Universities, including graduate universities, were selected as being young and under 50 if they were founded as an independent university in 1969 or later and were not formed by the merger or re-merger and/or re-naming of a university or universities older than 50.