Banaras Hindu University: Rankings

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Banaras Hindu University ranked 10th in India and 880th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 65 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Banaras Hindu University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 19,997 publications and 443,007 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 92 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#880 of 14,131 In the World
#184 of 5,830 In Asia
#10 of 876 In India
#2 of 79 In Uttar Pradesh
#1 of 5 In Varanasi
#73 of 1,571 For Radiochemistry
#88 of 1,006 For Horticulture
#102 of 1,003 For Toxicology
#574 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#2009 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 62 other topics

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Chemistry

Banaras Hindu University ranked 9th for Chemistry in India and 394th in the World with 6,843 publications made and 164,238 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Radiochemistry, Organic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 365 In India
#124 of 2,014 In Asia
#394 of 4,317 In the World

Banaras Hindu University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 97 30
1992 67 23
1993 60 25
1994 78 42
1995 56 38
1996 108 88
1997 88 88
1998 111 102
1999 114 162
2000 94 155
2001 108 183
2002 77 112
2003 104 146
2004 108 195
2005 116 331
2006 110 235
2007 174 605
2008 220 558
2009 237 922
2010 304 1219
2011 337 1005
2012 382 1480
2013 335 829
2014 302 1064
2015 293 952
2016 298 1002
2017 240 980
2018 253 829
2019 259 834
2020 249 595
2021 328 357
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Radiochemistry 6 55 73
Inorganic Chemistry 4 79 190
Environmental Chemistry 2 52 245
Petrology and Geochemistry 3 41 260
Nutrition and Food Science 8 77 270
Physical chemistry 8 66 284
Pharmacy 10 86 322
Biochemical Engineering 9 59 326
Computational Chemistry 11 66 353
Organic Chemistry 12 118 401
Biochemistry 5 94 430
Materials Science 11 172 433
Chemical Engineering 14 218 475
Nanotechnology 14 179 531
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 45 274 910

Biology

Banaras Hindu University ranked 5th for Biology in India and 503rd in the World with 5,281 publications made and 158,525 citations received. Main research topics: Botany, Biochemistry, Agricultural Science, Genetics, Pharmacology.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 367 In India
#127 of 1,987 In Asia
#503 of 4,496 In the World

Banaras Hindu University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 74 75
1992 51 22
1993 34 10
1994 40 43
1995 31 21
1996 67 64
1997 64 120
1998 69 73
1999 65 101
2000 57 166
2001 42 186
2002 42 83
2003 56 192
2004 61 217
2005 62 194
2006 70 267
2007 98 610
2008 139 382
2009 161 702
2010 165 958
2011 186 895
2012 255 1448
2013 243 704
2014 294 1215
2015 271 774
2016 308 1148
2017 250 1186
2018 212 793
2019 271 1061
2020 316 719
2021 416 9039
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Horticulture 7 25 88
Toxicology 2 17 102
Agricultural Science 5 23 116
Biotechnology 5 18 118
Botany 4 26 144
Forestry 3 28 195
Nutrition and Food Science 8 77 270
Pharmacology 8 94 344
Biochemistry 5 94 430
Evolutionary Biology 4 56 469
Paleontology 10 73 496
Microbiology 13 131 528
Nanotechnology 14 179 531
Genetics 6 118 534
Zoology 4 74 544
Animal Science 11 127 578
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 7 139 590
Entomology 12 116 617
Molecular Biology 6 210 635
Immunology 8 212 710
Biophysics 15 201 713
Astrobiology 11 96 747
Oncology and Cancer research 9 283 796
Virology 23 298 900
Neuroscience 10 241 916

Physics

Banaras Hindu University ranked 12th for Physics in India and 517th in the World with 5,078 publications made and 113,633 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics.

Rank Ranking
#12 of 327 In India
#166 of 1,879 In Asia
#517 of 4,082 In the World

Banaras Hindu University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 80 41
1992 49 14
1993 56 21
1994 49 24
1995 46 33
1996 86 54
1997 75 41
1998 72 57
1999 87 73
2000 74 63
2001 78 152
2002 71 124
2003 96 292
2004 89 193
2005 94 373
2006 118 281
2007 134 475
2008 159 358
2009 167 527
2010 206 798
2011 246 738
2012 271 726
2013 221 571
2014 185 526
2015 187 573
2016 168 484
2017 167 645
2018 213 642
2019 186 393
2020 182 346
2021 182 177
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Theoretical Physics 6 52 297
Nuclear Physics 5 46 328
Condensed Matter Physics 8 95 360
Materials Science 11 172 433
Atomic and Molecular physics 7 86 444
Nanotechnology 14 179 531
Quantum and Particle physics 13 150 604
Astrophysics and Astronomy 10 117 606
Optical Engineering 12 185 633
Applied/Engineering Physics 17 189 633
Biophysics 15 201 713
Astrobiology 11 96 747

Engineering

Banaras Hindu University ranked 14th for Engineering in India and 571st in the World with 4,454 publications made and 96,439 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 369 In India
#193 of 2,117 In Asia
#571 of 4,624 In the World

Banaras Hindu University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 67 18
1992 49 15
1993 46 17
1994 35 24
1995 34 27
1996 71 52
1997 62 40
1998 60 54
1999 72 61
2000 69 49
2001 75 93
2002 55 54
2003 80 122
2004 78 146
2005 87 77
2006 86 141
2007 103 327
2008 140 392
2009 157 542
2010 192 744
2011 230 678
2012 261 822
2013 198 439
2014 170 630
2015 178 692
2016 185 670
2017 165 559
2018 192 726
2019 188 462
2020 171 423
2021 240 259

Environmental Science

Banaras Hindu University ranked 5th for Environmental Science in India and 398th in the World with 2,745 publications made and 68,202 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Agricultural Science, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Ecology, Geography and Cartography.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 286 In India
#73 of 1,655 In Asia
#398 of 4,023 In the World

Banaras Hindu University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 24 30
1992 9 6
1993 5 0
1994 16 13
1995 9 8
1996 30 32
1997 26 30
1998 27 52
1999 18 32
2000 16 24
2001 20 60
2002 13 22
2003 25 45
2004 33 56
2005 28 228
2006 36 153
2007 59 282
2008 57 417
2009 78 311
2010 101 270
2011 90 273
2012 93 394
2013 97 264
2014 127 510
2015 152 525
2016 213 764
2017 153 662
2018 165 525
2019 191 676
2020 226 545
2021 348 422

Medicine

Banaras Hindu University ranked 10th for Medicine in India and 817th in the World with 2,484 publications made and 62,058 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Immunology, Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 321 In India
#233 of 1,964 In Asia
#817 of 4,739 In the World

Banaras Hindu University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 38 37
1992 24 8
1993 18 14
1994 29 34
1995 16 12
1996 48 43
1997 41 65
1998 37 50
1999 29 45
2000 29 148
2001 23 61
2002 17 83
2003 21 34
2004 20 42
2005 21 97
2006 36 95
2007 53 172
2008 80 186
2009 91 342
2010 98 266
2011 113 299
2012 130 376
2013 130 262
2014 149 244
2015 116 237
2016 138 341
2017 112 258
2018 105 2217
2019 113 509
2020 157 392
2021 227 288
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Toxicology 2 17 102
Veterinary 12 79 321
Pharmacy 10 86 322
Pharmacology 8 94 344
Forensic Science 18 84 393
Plastic Surgery 9 184 562
Dentistry 13 186 604
Dermatology 8 198 623
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 7 243 649
Optometry 7 178 656
Urology 9 230 663
Immunology 8 212 710
Anatomy and Physiology 7 203 740
Radiation Therapy 10 257 750
Critical Care Nursing 12 194 772
Respiratory Therapy 8 226 780
Oncology and Cancer research 9 283 796
Neurosurgery 18 297 811
Pathology 12 290 822
Surgery 12 277 832
Pediatrics 13 252 882
Virology 23 298 900
Epidemiology 11 261 902
Ophthalmology 9 332 916
Anesthesiology 17 324 920
Cosmetology 29 382 977
Clinical Psychology 6 237 1125
Public Health 17 255 1142
Healthcare Management (MHA) 24 257 1236
Health Science 14 385 1501

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Non-core subjects for Banaras Hindu University

Speciality India Asia World Rank
Statistics 6 101 539
Agricultural Economics 21 186 622
Library and Information science 6 77 635
Applied Mathematics 12 191 685
Demography 8 113 697
Publishing 4 78 699
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 13 153 709
Tax Law 5 160 842
Web Design and Development 29 285 900
Anthropology 6 90 944
Child Psychology 3 106 978
Data Science 32 240 988
Animation 9 365 994
Photography 15 244 1025
Development Studies 24 265 1057
Mathematics 20 302 1070
Machine Learning 55 387 1119
Blockchain and Cryptography 75 425 1123
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 18 292 1137
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 12 198 1177
Computer Science 41 406 1270
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 65 503 1323
Psychology 7 255 1350
Economics 26 366 1391
Social Psychology 7 278 1495
Business 34 498 1721
Political Science 23 328 1790
Sociology 16 338 1894
Art & Design 47 755 2395