Akita University: Rankings

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Akita University ranked 79th in Japan and 1218th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 40 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Akita University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 13,887 publications and 247,891 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

RankRanking
#1218 of 14,160In the World
#311 of 5,829In Asia
#79 of 718In Japan
#1 of 4In Akita
#325 of 1,093For Radiology and Nuclear medicine
#330 of 1,119For Gastroenterology and Hepatology
#343 of 1,472For Anatomy and Physiology
#2866 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1897 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 37 other topics

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Medicine

Akita University ranked 53rd for Medicine in Japan and 557th in the World with 6,569 publications made and 134,980 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Pathology, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

RankRanking
#53 of 360In Japan
#145 of 2,003In Asia
#557 of 4,839In the World

Akita University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011440
199113152
199213247
199314787
1994158114
199516697
1996185159
1997164219
1998213208
1999203296
2000198316
2001179279
2002195298
2003196380
2004195389
2005201518
2006185393
2007177485
2008165359
2009162430
2010184390
2011167358
2012196589
2013175541
2014189414
2015199426
2016211355
2017245506
2018216490
2019264535
2020298507

Chemistry

Akita University ranked 65th for Chemistry in Japan and 947th in the World with 3,444 publications made and 44,713 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Petrology and Geochemistry, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#65 of 303In Japan
#346 of 2,045In Asia
#947 of 4,409In the World

Akita University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906415
19915432
19925622
19936229
19946217
19956726
19966427
19976528
19987344
199910573
20008569
20018778
20029886
20038682
2004106203
200510898
200691116
200786142
20088093
2009109207
2010112240
2011127185
2012111153
2013108215
2014107180
2015113153
201698133
2017130213
201812591
2019132111
202010099
SpecialityJapan rankAsia rankWorld rank
Petrology and Geochemistry2370405
Inorganic Chemistry56287741
Radiochemistry47407814
Materials Science63328816
Biochemistry89259832
Chemical Engineering664981070
Environmental Chemistry463661111
Organic Chemistry1105341307
Nanotechnology857261568

Biology

Akita University ranked 69th for Biology in Japan and 841st in the World with 3,235 publications made and 96,230 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#69 of 314In Japan
#260 of 2,011In Asia
#841 of 4,578In the World

Akita University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905133
19914527
19926933
199377108
19948470
19958771
19968269
199781148
199892157
199980187
200099168
200188198
200291199
2003100250
2004116277
2005111311
200682266
200799326
2008104367
200993407
2010112450
201187292
2012106407
201391427
2014106353
2015101276
2016118323
2017124357
201889340
201993178
2020111281
SpecialityJapan rankAsia rankWorld rank
Immunology47112450
Oncology and Cancer research53148458
Molecular Biology58148495
Virology43134513
Pharmacology52202595
Astrobiology3576668
Genetics55177694
Paleontology35126711
Toxicology22219748
Neuroscience79182769
Biophysics80238810
Biochemistry89259832
Microbiology1004001137
Nanotechnology857261568

Engineering

Akita University ranked 69th for Engineering in Japan and 1114th in the World with 3,102 publications made and 24,522 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering.

RankRanking
#69 of 284In Japan
#429 of 2,141In Asia
#1114 of 4,716In the World

Akita University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904510
19915217
19926022
19936425
1994484
1995485
19966216
19976621
19988023
199910146
20007873
20017038
20029562
20036026
20048084
20059647
20068357
20078358
20089873
200990107
201010480
201111898
201210163
201388119
2014104119
2015108116
201610298
2017115118
201812695
201915089
20209487

Physics

Akita University ranked 67th for Physics in Japan and 968th in the World with 2,714 publications made and 24,643 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Acoustical Engineering, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#67 of 280In Japan
#344 of 1,914In Asia
#968 of 4,160In the World

Akita University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904110
19914616
19924417
19934914
19944710
19954812
19965823
19975822
19986525
19998355
20006843
20015936
20028356
20035731
20047486
20058553
20067966
20076945
20088461
200977135
20109463
20119670
20129068
20137681
201476135
20158695
201678118
201793130
2018104100
2019124160
20208997

Environmental Science

Akita University ranked 54th for Environmental Science in Japan and 1378th in the World with 1,052 publications made and 11,893 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Petrology and Geochemistry, Earth science and Geophysics, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Management.

RankRanking
#54 of 212In Japan
#417 of 1,693In Asia
#1378 of 4,129In the World

Akita University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990131
199141
199282
199396
199493
19951617
199695
199791
19982217
1999173
20001914
20012121
20022430
20032423
20042226
20052824
20063146
20072534
200829105
20094237
20102239
20112963
20125056
20135363
20146139
20155886
20164361
201760109
201851103
20194636
20204741

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Akita University

SpecialityJapanAsiaWorld Rank
Animation33150563
Demography693591318
Computer Vision1016001400
Psychology723111540
Computer Science1187371949
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences765332077
Artificial Intelligence (AI)1179282127
Mathematics13313273213
Business11412323339