Top 100 institutions in Earth & environmental sciences in Asia Pacific

The table shows the top 100 institutions in Earth & environmental sciences 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)China314.03 9811
2Nanjing University (NJU)China82.33 2376
3Tongji UniversityChina68.79 2039
4Peking University (PKU)China66.91 24612
5University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS)China65.90 35113
6China University of Geosciences (CUG)China65.82 18014
7University of Science and Technology of China (USTC)China60.66 14716
8Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU)China48.16 13421
9The University of Tokyo (UTokyo)Japan46.16 13823
10Tsinghua UniversityChina44.34 16826
11China Meteorological Administration (CMA)China41.69 12731
12Zhejiang University (ZJU)China40.79 9734
13University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)Australia37.77 12337
14The University of Queensland (UQ)Australia36.80 9738
15Beijing Normal University (BNU)China35.54 17739
16Nanyang Technological University (NTU)Singapore32.30 7648
17Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT)China31.65 6750
18Wuhan University (WHU)China30.59 6454
19Australian National University (ANU)Australia27.71 11559
20The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)China25.93 6063
21Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST)China25.82 12264
22Monash UniversityAustralia24.81 9069
23Nankai University (NKU)China24.56 4470
24Seoul National University (SNU)South Korea23.28 5175
25Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)China23.23 8376
26Curtin UniversityAustralia21.60 7585
27Jinan University (JNU)China21.12 4687
28China University of Geosciences, Beijing (CUGB)China21.00 5988
29Fudan UniversityChina20.85 6692
30Lanzhou University (LZU)China19.98 5494
31National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore19.76 6197
32Dalian University of Technology (DUT)China19.70 2799
33The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)Australia19.47 122102
34Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR)China19.33 143104
35Tianjin University (TJU)China17.46 158114
36Hokkaido UniversityJapan17.39 47115
37Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)China17.27 43116
38China Earthquake Administration (CEA)China17.14 50119
39The University of Melbourne (UniMelb)Australia16.98 71121
40Hohai University (HHU)China16.56 41124
41Ocean University of China (OUC)China16.14 113125
42Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)Japan16.08 74126
43National Taiwan University (NTU)Taiwan16.01 46127
44The University of Western Australia (UWA)Australia15.89 74130
45Tohoku UniversityJapan15.32 54137
46The University of Hong Kong (HKU)China14.79 60143
47GNS ScienceNew Zealand13.58 49154
48Kyoto UniversityJapan13.32 51158
49Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST)China12.53 22167
50University of Tasmania (UTAS)Australia12.33 69169
51East China Normal University (ECNU)China12.15 44171
52Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech)Japan11.94 41174
53The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)China11.91 52175
54Academia SinicaTaiwan11.79 48177
55Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)Japan11.70 31178
56The University of AucklandNew Zealand10.38 30187
57The University of Adelaide (Adelaide Uni)Australia10.29 46191
58The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)China10.19 39192
59Nagoya UniversityJapan9.98 35195
60Shandong University (SDU)China9.88 121196
61Macquarie UniversityAustralia9.51 46198
62Hunan University (HNU)China9.19 18206
63Guangdong University of Technology (GDUT)China9.07 32210
64Xiamen University (XMU)China9.05 29211
65Zhejiang University of Technology (ZJUT)China8.91 21214
66Shanghai University (SHU)China8.75 18220
67National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)Japan8.59 32225
68Nanjing Normal University (NNU)China8.53 26226
69Xi'an University of Architecture and Technology (XAUAT)China8.32 13232
70China Agricultural University (CAU)China8.18 24234
71Chongqing University (CQU)China8.07 22237
72City University of Hong Kong (CityU)China7.86 30242
73National Central University (NCU)Taiwan7.77 19244
74Research Organization of Information and Systems (ROIS)Japan7.69 38245
75University of OtagoNew Zealand7.64 28246
76University of Technology Sydney (UTS)Australia7.60 33247
77Kyushu UniversityJapan7.45 30250
78Central South University (CSU)China7.33 20254
79Northwest A&F University (NWAFU)China6.77 23273
80Beijing University of Technology (BJUT)China6.67 7276
81China University of Petroleum, Beijing (CUPB)China6.58 13277
82National University of Defense Technology (NUDT)China6.56 11278N/A
83South China University of Technology (SCUT)China6.52 18280
84Beihang University (BUAA)China6.50 22281
85Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)Australia6.47 21284
86Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS)China6.42 26285
87Southwest University (SWU)China6.39 20286
88Sichuan University (SCU)China6.35 16289
89South China Normal University (SCNU)China6.34 19291N/A
90Victoria University of Wellington (Victoria)New Zealand6.32 31292
91Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU)China6.28 12294
92National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)Japan6.24 28295
93The University of Sydney (USYD)Australia6.19 32296
94National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED)Japan6.10 16298
95Jiangnan UniversityChina6.03 11301
96Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU)China5.78 39306
97Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS)China5.75 19307
98Northwest University (NWU)China5.71 19309
99Indian Institute of Science (IISc)India5.56 13317
100Nanjing Agricultural University (NAU)China5.55 15319

*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.