Beijing Normal University: Rankings

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Beijing Normal University ranked 21st in China and 335th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 17 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Beijing Normal University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 50,080 publications and 858,095 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 42 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#335 of 14,131 In the World
#43 of 5,830 In Asia
#21 of 960 In China
#3 of 59 In Beijing
#1 of 1,085 For Hydrology and Water resources management
#8 of 1,016 For Environmental Engineering
#11 of 1,011 For Remote Sensing
#809 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#250 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 14 other topics

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Environmental Science

Beijing Normal University ranked 5th for Environmental Science in China and 84th in the World with 11,336 publications made and 259,630 citations received. Main research topics: Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Hydrology and Water resources management, Ecology.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 440 In China
#7 of 1,655 In Asia
#84 of 4,023 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 1
1992 4 0
1993 4 9
1994 1 0
1995 4 4
1996 4 1
1997 4 0
1998 7 10
1999 10 10
2000 22 52
2001 39 127
2002 51 92
2003 104 194
2004 139 284
2005 166 223
2006 184 284
2007 236 462
2008 399 684
2009 667 1037
2010 621 1461
2011 648 1601
2012 685 2057
2013 689 2553
2014 904 2975
2015 796 3103
2016 820 4089
2017 666 3364
2018 782 3980
2019 799 3846
2020 879 5336
2021 990 2071

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Beijing Normal University ranked 9th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 291st in the World with 8,282 publications made and 71,767 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Education Majors, Law.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 524 In China
#18 of 1,903 In Asia
#291 of 5,073 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 1
1992 0 0
1993 1 0
1994 5 4
1995 5 4
1996 6 15
1997 7 5
1998 7 5
1999 6 7
2000 26 49
2001 34 20
2002 72 32
2003 91 55
2004 228 39
2005 338 90
2006 387 125
2007 172 596
2008 548 290
2009 907 478
2010 785 244
2011 751 425
2012 625 501
2013 454 335
2014 414 948
2015 307 528
2016 289 646
2017 222 719
2018 305 930
2019 354 778
2020 427 1438
2021 490 588

Physics

Beijing Normal University ranked 57th for Physics in China and 385th in the World with 8,142 publications made and 156,127 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum and Particle physics, Optical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#57 of 459 In China
#120 of 1,879 In Asia
#385 of 4,082 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 33 5
1992 31 2
1993 22 5
1994 34 7
1995 29 9
1996 38 11
1997 54 21
1998 70 45
1999 64 25
2000 125 88
2001 116 38
2002 104 55
2003 121 107
2004 132 146
2005 179 472
2006 178 298
2007 225 404
2008 269 462
2009 304 309
2010 310 589
2011 351 868
2012 317 1085
2013 414 1218
2014 401 1242
2015 457 1870
2016 477 2227
2017 518 2290
2018 579 2799
2019 672 3109
2020 709 2779
2021 669 1589
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Theoretical Physics 5 22 152
Quantum and Particle physics 6 21 175
Astrophysics and Astronomy 4 17 195
Condensed Matter Physics 21 63 253
Atomic and Molecular physics 20 62 354
Nuclear Physics 16 72 385
Nanotechnology 78 138 394
Optical Engineering 55 117 433
Biophysics 45 105 477
Materials Science 91 189 478
Applied/Engineering Physics 69 143 510
Medical Physics 65 248 890
Astrobiology 35 181 1020

Engineering

Beijing Normal University ranked 68th for Engineering in China and 412th in the World with 7,819 publications made and 165,945 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Remote Sensing, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#68 of 511 In China
#139 of 2,117 In Asia
#412 of 4,624 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 16 1
1992 15 1
1993 10 1
1994 10 2
1995 16 2
1996 19 8
1997 34 14
1998 36 25
1999 33 25
2000 88 54
2001 81 30
2002 90 81
2003 107 124
2004 145 309
2005 140 291
2006 153 216
2007 244 422
2008 286 303
2009 408 570
2010 396 807
2011 400 1089
2012 411 1092
2013 480 1833
2014 522 1523
2015 486 1906
2016 495 2363
2017 449 2367
2018 473 2467
2019 561 3181
2020 563 2307
2021 595 1332

Chemistry

Beijing Normal University ranked 68th for Chemistry in China and 468th in the World with 6,721 publications made and 160,291 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Environmental Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#68 of 466 In China
#154 of 2,014 In Asia
#468 of 4,317 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 16 1
1992 25 3
1993 12 1
1994 17 5
1995 22 3
1996 24 10
1997 43 10
1998 47 13
1999 47 28
2000 90 55
2001 87 55
2002 95 90
2003 81 116
2004 105 162
2005 119 167
2006 131 241
2007 186 404
2008 215 413
2009 284 494
2010 337 866
2011 337 1350
2012 298 1083
2013 376 1360
2014 362 1298
2015 441 2128
2016 410 2156
2017 430 2296
2018 453 2661
2019 495 3100
2020 506 2366
2021 551 1311
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Environmental Chemistry 6 7 31
Radiochemistry 62 140 232
Computational Chemistry 14 35 232
Inorganic Chemistry 55 118 311
Nanotechnology 78 138 394
Pharmacy 38 109 402
Chemical Engineering 104 197 424
Materials Science 91 189 478
Physical chemistry 53 123 484
Organic Chemistry 64 170 509
Petrology and Geochemistry 32 146 622
Nutrition and Food Science 97 314 808
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 83 254 863
Biochemistry 83 285 879
Biochemical Engineering 120 317 977

Computer Science

Beijing Normal University ranked 41st for Computer Science in China and 372nd in the World with 5,429 publications made and 105,130 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Computer Vision, Computational Linguistics.

Rank Ranking
#41 of 529 In China
#78 of 1,936 In Asia
#372 of 4,392 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 2 4
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 2 0
1997 2 1
1998 2 1
1999 6 14
2000 7 8
2001 11 12
2002 12 26
2003 33 319
2004 73 77
2005 101 137
2006 145 197
2007 161 329
2008 273 362
2009 317 479
2010 363 1139
2011 329 880
2012 291 765
2013 331 1296
2014 354 948
2015 285 882
2016 348 967
2017 289 756
2018 289 800
2019 394 875
2020 424 1048
2021 577 553

Biology

Beijing Normal University ranked 64th for Biology in China and 599th in the World with 5,154 publications made and 161,736 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Neuroscience, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Botany.

Rank Ranking
#64 of 477 In China
#162 of 1,987 In Asia
#599 of 4,496 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 5 1
1992 2 0
1993 6 9
1994 4 0
1995 5 7
1996 10 2
1997 13 2
1998 11 8
1999 19 25
2000 19 5
2001 23 41
2002 30 35
2003 53 378
2004 47 48
2005 82 471
2006 89 117
2007 106 860
2008 193 519
2009 249 691
2010 261 1336
2011 303 1062
2012 310 1301
2013 320 1631
2014 372 1640
2015 408 1794
2016 378 1523
2017 346 1714
2018 294 1196
2019 371 1311
2020 356 1282
2021 451 737
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Forestry 6 12 94
Agricultural Science 9 17 96
Toxicology 12 38 195
Neuroscience 8 32 319
Nanotechnology 78 138 394
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 13 66 421
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 41 78 428
Biophysics 45 105 477
Zoology 22 69 527
Botany 49 155 539
Evolutionary Biology 30 70 540
Horticulture 53 197 563
Animal Science 39 145 613
Genetics 65 162 644
Molecular Biology 83 253 749
Paleontology 28 147 793
Nutrition and Food Science 97 314 808
Oncology and Cancer research 103 291 814
Biochemistry 83 285 879
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 52 191 934
Entomology 89 247 959
Microbiology 91 339 1016
Pharmacology 122 406 1020
Astrobiology 35 181 1020
Virology 103 355 1028
Immunology 112 406 1157

Psychology

Beijing Normal University ranked 5th for Psychology in China and 302nd in the World with 4,973 publications made and 91,862 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 410 In China
#17 of 1,345 In Asia
#302 of 3,654 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 4 14
1995 4 19
1996 6 17
1997 6 42
1998 1 1
1999 3 6
2000 12 70
2001 8 9
2002 21 56
2003 28 59
2004 89 64
2005 123 104
2006 129 122
2007 65 329
2008 173 384
2009 289 591
2010 339 795
2011 369 689
2012 288 844
2013 347 941
2014 302 1006
2015 273 775
2016 274 723
2017 267 742
2018 230 616
2019 322 651
2020 392 975
2021 607 595
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Education Majors 4 5 122
Child Psychology 3 7 210
Cognitive Science 2 11 220
Social Psychology 6 14 288
Neuroscience 8 32 319
Special Education 5 12 325
Clinical Psychology 6 23 372
Social Work 9 19 393
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 23 65 512
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 20 51 525
Sexology 5 22 565
Psychiatry 16 76 615

Mathematics

Beijing Normal University ranked 27th for Mathematics in China and 243rd in the World with 2,706 publications made and 31,375 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Rank Ranking
#27 of 462 In China
#43 of 1,446 In Asia
#243 of 3,376 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 0
1992 0 0
1993 1 1
1994 1 0
1995 5 0
1996 6 7
1997 10 13
1998 5 7
1999 4 10
2000 13 9
2001 4 4
2002 23 29
2003 45 79
2004 73 286
2005 81 26
2006 89 53
2007 50 54
2008 118 62
2009 184 110
2010 183 109
2011 173 106
2012 202 455
2013 157 166
2014 165 166
2015 130 375
2016 156 231
2017 133 316
2018 139 313
2019 128 248
2020 177 361
2021 240 207
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Math Teachers 4 16 99
Applied Mathematics 18 28 137
Statistics 11 25 244
Actuarial Science 36 55 371
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 29 56 387
Operations Research 49 112 435
Blockchain and Cryptography 84 213 670

Economics

Beijing Normal University ranked 11th for Economics in China and 228th in the World with 2,453 publications made and 24,980 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Environmental Economics, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance.

Rank Ranking
#11 of 421 In China
#17 of 1,160 In Asia
#228 of 3,039 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 2 3
1995 1 0
1996 4 1
1997 5 11
1998 1 0
1999 2 0
2000 2 0
2001 4 1
2002 9 1
2003 18 4
2004 45 5
2005 62 7
2006 66 20
2007 28 30
2008 117 93
2009 194 135
2010 191 106
2011 195 74
2012 185 197
2013 192 177
2014 182 222
2015 133 324
2016 147 550
2017 124 525
2018 103 397
2019 122 597
2020 143 594
2021 173 231

Art & Design

Beijing Normal University ranked 10th for Art & Design in China and 232nd in the World with 1,878 publications made and 5,371 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Creative Writing, Aesthetics, Multimedia, Graphic Design.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 402 In China
#22 of 942 In Asia
#232 of 2,700 In the World

Beijing Normal University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 1
1998 0 0
1999 2 0
2000 6 0
2001 11 0
2002 15 0
2003 23 0
2004 75 9
2005 89 1
2006 106 3
2007 52 11
2008 158 24
2009 260 14
2010 223 12
2011 241 11
2012 118 23
2013 91 185
2014 58 87
2015 63 28
2016 48 71
2017 39 88
2018 34 41
2019 57 62
2020 49 72
2021 56 34
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Landscape Architecture 3 3 27
Literature 5 8 151
Aesthetics 5 10 156
Graphic Design 9 22 194
Animation 24 64 286
Sculpture 17 40 298
Painting and Drawing 17 40 298
Creative Writing 8 16 305
Multimedia 14 47 316
Illustration and Concept Art 18 43 325
Entertainment Industry Business 10 25 346
Cinematography 11 24 358
Singing and Vocal Performance 18 44 368
Computer Graphics 38 109 394
UX/UI Desgin 21 57 402
Game Design and Development 21 62 408
Performing arts 6 20 464
Fashion Design 13 35 468
Music 21 55 504
Interior Design 103 188 516
Architecture 63 144 696
Art History 8 24 742
Photography 78 212 944

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Non-core subjects for Beijing Normal University

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Risk Management 12 15 159
International Business 21 35 234
Hospitality and Hotel Management 21 45 234
Audiology 8 28 288
Real Estate 32 50 295
Management 39 68 393
Human Resource Management 22 53 401
Business 31 55 408
Tax Law 35 71 481
Public Health 26 77 502
Project Management 43 83 510
Accounting 33 89 532
Advertising 40 100 550
Sonography and Ultrasound 50 162 563
Supply Chain Management 87 183 600
Cosmetology 45 229 685
Gerontology 29 123 723
Epidemiology 43 187 723
Veterinary 54 227 734
Marketing 50 144 739
Entrepreneurship 26 90 773
Medicine 63 252 872
Healthcare Management (MHA) 32 147 888
Health Science 48 183 895
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 75 325 900
Sports Medicine 41 223 927
Anatomy and Physiology 57 280 952
Pathology 84 339 964
Cardiology 79 326 1000
Physical Therapy 58 293 1124