Best Universities for Physics in Asia

Below is the list of best universities in Asia ranked based on their research performance in Physics. A graph of 57.9M citations received by 3M academic papers made by 1,879 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.

For Physics

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

For Physics

#2 in Asia
#1 in China
#9 in the World
Enrollment
48,739
Founded
1911

For Physics

#3 in Asia
#2 in Japan
#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

For Physics

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

For Physics

#5 in Asia
#4 in Japan
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
23,316
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1931

For Physics

#6 in Asia
#1 in Singapore
#24 in the World
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1955

For Physics

#7 in Asia
#2 in Singapore
#26 in the World
Enrollment
30,098
Founded
1905

For Physics

#8 in Asia
#5 in Japan
#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

For Physics

#9 in Asia
#2 in China
#31 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1897

For Physics

#10 in Asia
#3 in China
#35 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1958

For Physics

#11 in Asia
#4 in China
#38 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1896

For Physics

#12 in Asia
#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
28,378
Founded
1946

For Physics

#13 in Asia
#5 in China
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1920

For Physics

#14 in Asia
#6 in China
#44 in the World
Enrollment
35,915
Founded
1898

For Physics

#15 in Asia
#47 in the World
Enrollment
10,249
Founded
1971

For Physics

#16 in Asia
#7 in China
#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1953

For Physics

#17 in Asia
#8 in China
#55 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
56,068
Founded
1902

For Physics

#18 in Asia
#9 in China
#56 in the World
Enrollment
68,000
Founded
1946

For Physics

#19 in Asia
#10 in China
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1905

For Physics

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

For Physics

#21 in Asia
#7 in Japan
#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

For Physics

#22 in Asia
#11 in China
#66 in the World
Enrollment
35,370
Founded
1895

For Physics

#23 in Asia
#12 in China
#67 in the World
Enrollment
40,346
Founded
1896

For Physics

#24 in Asia
#1 in Taiwan
#71 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1945

For Physics

#25 in Asia
#13 in China
#73 in the World
Enrollment
42,720
Founded
1952

For Physics

#26 in Asia
#14 in China
#79 in the World
Enrollment
44,200
Founded
1896

For Physics

#27 in Asia
#15 in China
#84 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1901

For Physics

#28 in Asia
#1 in Israel
#89 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1924

For Physics

#29 in Asia
#8 in Japan
#90 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
18,628
Founded
1918

For Physics

#30 in Asia
#16 in China
#95 in the World
Enrollment
41,000
Founded
1949

For Physics

#31 in Asia
#2 in Israel
#99 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#32 in Asia
#3 in Israel
#101 in the World
Enrollment
1,380
Founded
1934

For Physics

#33 in Asia
#17 in China
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1914

For Physics

#34 in Asia
#2 in Taiwan
#105 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
16,547
Founded
1911

For Physics

#35 in Asia
#107 in the World
Enrollment
29,502
Founded
1957

For Physics

#36 in Asia
#18 in China
#108 in the World
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#37 in Asia
#19 in China
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1991

For Physics

#38 in Asia
#3 in Taiwan
#111 in the World
Enrollment
20,292
Founded
1931

For Physics

#39 in Asia
#1 in India
#116 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1909

For Physics

#40 in Asia
#118 in the World
Enrollment
3,425
Founded
1986

For Physics

#41 in Asia
#20 in China
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
30,664
Founded
1902

For Physics

#42 in Asia
#21 in China
#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1938

For Physics

#43 in Asia
#22 in China
#131 in the World
Enrollment
26,568
Founded
1919

For Physics

#44 in Asia
#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1939

For Physics

#45 in Asia
#23 in China
#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
540,000
Founded
1946

For Physics

#46 in Asia
#24 in China
#136 in the World
Enrollment
48,901
Founded
1899

For Physics

#47 in Asia
#25 in China
#139 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1952

For Physics

#48 in Asia
#26 in China
#142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1937

For Physics

#49 in Asia
#4 in Taiwan
#143 in the World
Enrollment
12,699
Founded
1958

For Physics

#50 in Asia
#27 in China
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1984

For Physics

#51 in Asia
#28 in China
#149 in the World
Enrollment
60,000
Founded
1893

For Physics

#52 in Asia
#29 in China
#153 in the World
Enrollment
65,638
Founded
1924

For Physics

#53 in Asia
#30 in China
#154 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1940

For Physics

#54 in Asia
#155 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1398

For Physics

#55 in Asia
#31 in China
#161 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

For Physics

#56 in Asia
#32 in China
#164 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1907

For Physics

#57 in Asia
#33 in China
#166 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1926

For Physics

#58 in Asia
#34 in China
#168 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
40,302
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
1921

For Physics

#59 in Asia
#169 in the World
Enrollment
24,351
Founded
1905

For Physics

#60 in Asia
#35 in China
#171 in the World
Enrollment
47,000
Founded
1929

For Physics

#61 in Asia
#4 in Israel
#176 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,500
Founded
1918

For Physics

#62 in Asia
#36 in China
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
26,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#63 in Asia
#9 in Japan
#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
16,525
Male:Female
61:39
Founded
1973

For Physics

#64 in Asia
#37 in China
#188 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1994

For Physics

#65 in Asia
#2 in India
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1951

For Physics

#66 in Asia
#1 in Iran
#195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
1,702,231
Founded
1984

For Physics

#67 in Asia
#38 in China
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1953

For Physics

#68 in Asia
#39 in China
#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
39,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#69 in Asia
#40 in China
#208 in the World
Enrollment
37,600
Founded
1902

For Physics

#70 in Asia
#3 in India
#209 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

For Physics

#71 in Asia
#41 in China
#214 in the World
Enrollment
21,652
Founded
1911

For Physics

#72 in Asia
#10 in Japan
#217 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,226
Founded
1949

For Physics

#73 in Asia
#42 in China
#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
29,000
Founded
1952

For Physics

#74 in Asia
#43 in China
#232 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1951

For Physics

#75 in Asia
#5 in Israel
#235 in the World
Enrollment
17,225
Founded
1969

For Physics

#76 in Asia
#44 in China
#236 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1909

For Physics

#77 in Asia
#11 in Japan
#251 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

For Physics

#78 in Asia
#45 in China
#253 in the World
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#79 in Asia
#12 in Japan
#256 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

For Physics

#80 in Asia
#46 in China
#263 in the World
Acceptance Rate
1%
Enrollment
15,445
Founded
1953

For Physics

#81 in Asia
#266 in the World
Enrollment
27,780
Founded
1946

For Physics

#82 in Asia
#13 in Japan
#270 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1881

For Physics

#83 in Asia
#47 in China
#275 in the World
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1958

For Physics

#84 in Asia
#48 in China
#284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1963

For Physics

#85 in Asia
#2 in Iran
#286 in the World
Enrollment
52,588
Founded
1934

For Physics

#86 in Asia
#289 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Enrollment
20,613
Founded
1954

For Physics

#87 in Asia
#4 in India
#292 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1959

For Physics

#88 in Asia
#49 in China
#295 in the World
Enrollment
28,278
Founded
1953

For Physics

#89 in Asia
#3 in Iran
#296 in the World
Enrollment
8,935
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1965

For Physics

#90 in Asia
#50 in China
#297 in the World
Enrollment
46,000
Founded
1923

For Physics

#91 in Asia
#51 in China
#301 in the World
Enrollment
24,442
Founded
1960

For Physics

#92 in Asia
#307 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,300
Founded
1947

For Physics

#93 in Asia
#309 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
940
Founded
2009

For Physics

#94 in Asia
#1 in Malaysia
#310 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1905

For Physics

#95 in Asia
#5 in India
#318 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1958

For Physics

#96 in Asia
#5 in Taiwan
#319 in the World
Enrollment
11,459
Founded
1915

For Physics

#97 in Asia
#6 in India
#320 in the World
Acceptance Rate
2%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1945

For Physics

#98 in Asia
#4 in Iran
#323 in the World
Enrollment
12,468
Founded
1958

For Physics

#99 in Asia
#52 in China
#324 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1956

For Physics

#100 in Asia
#7 in India
#329 in the World
Founded
1961