Best Universities for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Asia

Below is the list of best universities in Asia ranked based on their research performance in Artificial Intelligence (AI). A graph of 8.25M citations received by 625K academic papers made by 1,319 universities in Asia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Tsinghua University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in China
#7 in the World
Enrollment
48,739
Founded
1911

2. Nanyang Technological University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Singapore
#12 in the World
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1955

3. National University of Singapore

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in Singapore
#19 in the World
Enrollment
30,098
Founded
1905

4. Shanghai Jiao Tong University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in China
#21 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1896

5. University of Tokyo

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Japan
#27 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877

6. Chinese University of Hong Kong

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#3 in China
#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1963

7. Peking University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#4 in China
#37 in the World
Enrollment
35,915
Founded
1898

8. Harbin Institute of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#5 in China
#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1920

9. Zhejiang University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#6 in China
#42 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1897

10. KAIST

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#44 in the World
Enrollment
10,249
Founded
1971

11. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#7 in China
#49 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1991

12. Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Israel
#51 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1924

13. Wuhan University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#8 in China
#55 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1893

14. Xidian University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#9 in China
#56 in the World
Enrollment
35,277
Founded
1931

15. Xi'an Jiaotong University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#10 in China
#57 in the World
Enrollment
40,346
Founded
1896

16. Beihang University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#11 in China
#59 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1952

17. National Taiwan University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Taiwan
#60 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

18. Huazhong University of Science and Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#12 in China
#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1953

19. University of Science and Technology of China

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#13 in China
#67 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1958

20. Seoul National University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#76 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
28,378
Founded
1946

21. Hong Kong Polytechnic University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#14 in China
#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1937

22. National University of Defense Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#15 in China
#81 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1953

23. Hebrew University of Jerusalem

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in Israel
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,500
Founded
1918

24. Nanjing University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#16 in China
#86 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
56,068
Founded
1902

25. Beijing Institute of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#17 in China
#90 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1940

26. City University of Hong Kong

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#18 in China
#95 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1984

27. National Chiao Tung University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in Taiwan
#96 in the World
Enrollment
12,699
Founded
1958

28. Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#19 in China
#97 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

29. Northwestern Polytechnical University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#20 in China
#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1938

30. Dalian University of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#21 in China
#100 in the World
Enrollment
41,000
Founded
1949

31. University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#22 in China
#103 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
39,000
Founded
1956

32. Sun Yat - Sen University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#23 in China
#104 in the World
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

33. Tel Aviv University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#3 in Israel
#106 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1956

34. Tokyo Institute of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in Japan
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

35. Tianjin University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#24 in China
#110 in the World
Enrollment
35,370
Founded
1895

36. South China University of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#25 in China
#111 in the World
Enrollment
42,720
Founded
1952

37. Osaka University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#3 in Japan
#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
23,316
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1931

38. Yonsei University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#118 in the World
Enrollment
29,502
Founded
1957

39. Nanjing University of Science and Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#26 in China
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1953

40. Southeast University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#27 in China
#123 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
30,664
Founded
1902

41. Fudan University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#28 in China
#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1905

42. Korea University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#135 in the World
Enrollment
24,351
Founded
1905

43. Kyoto University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#4 in Japan
#140 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,615
Male:Female
76:24
Founded
1897

44. Pohang University of Science and Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#149 in the World
Enrollment
3,425
Founded
1986

45. National Cheng Kung University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#3 in Taiwan
#155 in the World
Enrollment
20,292
Founded
1931

46. Chongqing University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#29 in China
#161 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1929

47. University of Hong Kong

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#30 in China
#163 in the World
Enrollment
21,652
Founded
1911

48. Shanghai University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#31 in China
#165 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1994

49. Sichuan University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#32 in China
#170 in the World
Enrollment
44,200
Founded
1896

50. Waseda University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#5 in Japan
#176 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

51. Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#4 in Israel
#180 in the World
Enrollment
17,225
Founded
1969

52. Weizmann Institute of Science

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#5 in Israel
#183 in the World
Enrollment
1,380
Founded
1934

53. Beijing Jiaotong University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#33 in China
#185 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1896

54. Shandong University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#34 in China
#186 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1901

55. Tongji University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#35 in China
#187 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1907

56. Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#36 in China
#189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1952

57. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in India
#198 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951

58. Xiamen University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#37 in China
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
40,302
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
1921

59. National Tsing Hua University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#4 in Taiwan
#201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
16,547
Founded
1911

60. Central South University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#38 in China
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

61. Indian Statistical Institute

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in India
#208 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1931

62. Hunan University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#39 in China
#209 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1926

63. Nagoya University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#6 in Japan
#217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
16,376
Founded
1939

64. Shenzhen University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#40 in China
#218 in the World
Enrollment
34,156
Founded
1983

65. University of Tsukuba

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#7 in Japan
#221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
16,525
Male:Female
61:39
Founded
1973

66. Indian Institute of Science

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#3 in India
#228 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1909

67. Jilin University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#41 in China
#233 in the World
Enrollment
68,000
Founded
1946

68. National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#5 in Taiwan
#235 in the World
Enrollment
10,398
Founded
1974

69. Kyushu University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#8 in Japan
#237 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

70. Beijing University of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#42 in China
#243 in the World
Enrollment
24,442
Founded
1960

71. Northeastern University, China

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#43 in China
#244 in the World
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1923

72. Keio University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#9 in Japan
#246 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

73. University of Tehran

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Iran
#249 in the World
Enrollment
52,588
Founded
1934

74. Islamic Azad University, Shirvan

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#2 in Iran
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
1,702,231
Founded
1984

75. Information Technology University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Pakistan
#252 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
2013

76. Jadavpur University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#4 in India
#257 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1955

77. Hanyang University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#258 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1939

78. Nara Institute of Science and Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#10 in Japan
#259 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Founded
1991

79. National Central University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#6 in Taiwan
#273 in the World
Enrollment
11,459
Founded
1915

80. Hefei University of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#44 in China
#275 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1945

81. Beijing Normal University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#45 in China
#276 in the World
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1902

82. Bar-Ilan University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#6 in Israel
#281 in the World
Enrollment
16,787
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1955

83. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#5 in India
#285 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1959

84. Amirkabir University of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#3 in Iran
#287 in the World
Enrollment
12,468
Founded
1958

85. Tohoku University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#11 in Japan
#289 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

86. Harbin Engineering University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#46 in China
#297 in the World
Enrollment
28,278
Founded
1953

87. Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#6 in India
#304 in the World
Founded
1961

88. University of Technology Malaysia

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Malaysia
#313 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1904

89. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#7 in India
#318 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1958

90. Sharif University of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#4 in Iran
#321 in the World
Enrollment
8,935
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1965

91. Kyushu Institute of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#12 in Japan
#322 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,876
Founded
1907

92. Kobe University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#13 in Japan
#325 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
15,986
Founded
1902

93. Hokkaido University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#14 in Japan
#327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
18,628
Founded
1918

94. Indian Institute of Technology Madras

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#8 in India
#330 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

95. Soochow University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#47 in China
#335 in the World
Enrollment
48,901
Founded
1899

96. Jiangsu University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#48 in China
#345 in the World
Enrollment
37,600
Founded
1902

97. University of Science and Technology Beijing

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#49 in China
#347 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1952

98. National Chung Cheng University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#7 in Taiwan
#352 in the World
Enrollment
10,616
Founded
1989

99. Bogazici University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#1 in Turkey
#354 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1971

100. Southwest Jiaotong University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#50 in China
#358 in the World
Enrollment
44,000
Founded
1896