Top 100 institutions in chemistry in Asia Pacific

The table shows the top 100 institutions in chemistry in Asia Pacific, ranked by article share (Share) in 2020*. Also listed are each institution's article count (Count) in 2020*, its global rank and percentage change in adjusted Share** from 2015 to 2020*.

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Rank Institution Location Share 2020* Count 2020* Global subject rank 2020* Change in adjusted Share** 2015–2020* (%)
1Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)China993.972,7201
2University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)China274.216012
3Nanjing University (NJU)China220.994345
4University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS)China203.521,1036
5Tsinghua UniversityChina200.215127
6Peking University (PKU)China199.926938
7Nankai University (NKU)China181.454149
8Zhejiang University (ZJU)China177.6436010
9Sichuan University (SCU)China169.5424811
10The University of Tokyo (UTokyo)Japan168.4734512
11Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)China146.4833016
12Soochow UniversityChina145.3426517
13Jilin University (JLU)China142.3730018
14Kyoto UniversityJapan140.6429119
15Fudan UniversityChina136.9128620
16Xiamen University (XMU)China136.0625321
17Wuhan University (WHU)China134.0022725
18National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore132.3434327
19Nanyang Technological University (NTU)Singapore131.6228928
20Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU)China126.2225131
21Tianjin University (TJU)China117.4438233
22Hunan University (HNU)China112.2320834
23Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)China108.2726436
24Osaka UniversityJapan107.1821038
25East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST)China101.5717140
26Nanjing Tech University (NanjingTech)China96.1717441
27East China Normal University (ECNU)China95.2619043
28Seoul National University (SNU)South Korea89.6517548
29South China University of Technology (SCUT)China86.3021252
30Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech)Japan85.4516253
31Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST)China84.1221154
32Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)South Korea81.6516455
33Shandong University (SDU)China79.9719359
34Zhengzhou University (ZZU)China75.3626264
35Lanzhou University (LZU)China73.5415568
36Hokkaido UniversityJapan73.0015470
37Nagoya UniversityJapan71.9114773
38Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU)China69.0816075
39Dalian University of Technology (DUT)China68.4114576
40Fuzhou University (FZU)China67.7912077
41Beijing University of Chemical Technology (BUCT)China65.2914480
42Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT)China65.2114481
43The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)China60.7915689
44Kyushu UniversityJapan59.5613390
45Southwest University (SWU)China58.087393
46Shaanxi Normal University (SNNU)China57.519695
47City University of Hong Kong (CityU)China57.2417997
48Shandong Normal University (SDNU)China56.5991100
49Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)South Korea55.49121103
50Tohoku UniversityJapan53.99131104
51University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)Australia53.23158105
52Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT)China52.75125108
53Beijing Normal University (BNU)China52.62110109
54Central South University (CSU)China52.60115110
55Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)India52.24111111
56RIKENJapan51.19187113
57Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)South Korea50.01130116
58Southeast University (SEU)China49.6298117
59National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)Japan49.48213118
60Northwest University (NWU)China46.9883121
61University of Science and Technology Beijing (USTB)China45.94106123
62Monash UniversityAustralia45.66122124
63The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)China45.64150125
64Shenzhen University (SZU)China45.40150128
65Institute for Basic Science (IBS)South Korea43.30159131
66The University of Hong Kong (HKU)China42.54144132
67Chongqing University (CQU)China42.0692136
68Yonsei UniversitySouth Korea40.96115143
69The University of Queensland (UQ)Australia40.63116145
70Northeast Normal University (NENU)China39.4461148
71Qingdao University of Science and Technology (QUST)China38.1475153
72Henan University (HENU)China37.7768154
73National Taiwan University (NTU)Taiwan37.49105155
74Jinan University (JNU)China37.1674158
75Zhejiang University of Technology (ZJUT)China36.5979163
76Anhui University (AHU)China35.4280167
77Beihang University (BUAA)China35.38110169
78Shanghai University (SHU)China35.0983171
79National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)Japan34.94113172
80Tongji UniversityChina34.4998174
81Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS)India34.2745176
82Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)South Korea34.1788178
83Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay)India33.6950179
84Australian National University (ANU)Australia33.2980180
85Wuhan University of Technology (WUT)China33.0665181
86Korea UniversitySouth Korea33.0599182
87ShanghaiTech UniversityChina32.66130185
88Indian Institute of Science (IISc)India32.5751186
89Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Kolkata)India32.2645189
90Nanjing Normal University (NNU)China31.5271194
91The University of Sydney (USYD)Australia31.4086195
92Yangzhou University (YZU)China31.0760199
93The University of Melbourne (UniMelb)Australia30.9084202
94Nanchang University (NCU)China30.1165206
95Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)Singapore29.83112208
96Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)India28.8340216
97University of Jinan (UJN)China28.6938217
98China Pharmaceutical University (CPU)China27.2751227
99Central China Normal University (CCNU)China27.1846228
100Kanazawa University (KU)Japan26.4855231

*Data from the latest full year available at time of publication, September 2019–August 2020.
**Adjusted Share is calculated by adjusting Share values to 2019 levels.