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Chiba University ranked 17th in Japan, 496th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 167 research topics. Chiba University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 61,790 academic publications and 1,078,571 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 13 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#496 of 14,131 In the World
#81 of 5,830 In Asia
#17 of 719 In Japan
#1 of 7 In Chiba
#93 of 2,062 For Pharmacy
#99 of 1,972 For Gastroenterology and Hepatology
#128 of 1,442 For Radiation Therapy
#539 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#1060 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 164 other topics

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Biology rankings

Chiba University ranked 14th for Biology in Japan and 248th in the World with 42,791 publications made and 893,976 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Immunology, Paleontology, Oncology and Cancer research.

Biology ranking Location
#14 of 517 In Japan
#39 of 2,784 In Asia
#248 of 6,663 In the World

Chiba University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 538 2410
1991 574 2815
1992 573 3031
1993 641 3139
1994 600 3583
1995 680 4254
1996 714 4744
1997 711 5370
1998 847 6788
1999 878 8270
2000 988 9302
2001 1003 10759
2002 1083 12395
2003 1108 14387
2004 1158 16316
2005 1207 19138
2006 1218 21605
2007 1183 23224
2008 1205 25527
2009 1178 27299
2010 1199 29786
2011 1247 32397
2012 1344 35715
2013 1359 37934
2014 1443 39590
2015 1503 41606
2016 1497 42514
2017 1484 45202
2018 1541 44570
2019 1489 49246
2020 1647 57356
2021 1871 72618
2022 1649 69868

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Oncology and Cancer research 12 34 141
Molecular Biology 15 27 158
Immunology 10 25 181
Horticulture 9 47 200
Botany 10 31 207
Biochemistry 14 38 209
Genetics 15 32 213
Biophysics 11 27 215
Pharmacology 11 42 230
Microbiology 12 37 245
Biotechnology 13 38 249
Neuroscience 16 35 294
Virology 13 47 294
Agricultural Science 9 82 339
Toxicology 8 85 357
Paleontology 15 67 368
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 10 54 376
Nanotechnology 16 151 385
Astrobiology 16 68 387
Nutrition and Food Science 21 127 410
Entomology 25 70 442
Forestry 9 76 447
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 30 91 487
Zoology 27 96 569
Evolutionary Biology 22 118 616
Animal Science 34 192 770
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 20 99 794

Chemistry rankings

Chiba University ranked 14th for Chemistry in Japan and 256th in the World with 38,505 publications made and 806,172 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Physical chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

Chemistry ranking Location
#14 of 480 In Japan
#55 of 2,710 In Asia
#256 of 6,327 In the World

Chiba University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 482 2212
1991 503 2549
1992 511 2699
1993 565 2747
1994 586 3205
1995 618 3807
1996 706 4376
1997 710 4905
1998 821 6284
1999 853 7653
2000 967 8759
2001 1006 10042
2002 1027 11421
2003 1059 13140
2004 1111 15006
2005 1158 17823
2006 1089 19473
2007 1096 20806
2008 1123 22920
2009 1095 24552
2010 1094 26794
2011 1132 28939
2012 1236 31634
2013 1284 33808
2014 1291 35364
2015 1311 36908
2016 1298 37738
2017 1274 39506
2018 1342 39280
2019 1317 42637
2020 1352 47906
2021 1473 60039
2022 1231 57593

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Pharmacy 10 22 93
Inorganic Chemistry 13 72 198
Biochemistry 14 38 209
Organic Chemistry 12 58 229
Physical chemistry 15 105 269
Environmental Chemistry 15 81 308
Radiochemistry 14 153 309
Materials Science 16 104 324
Computational Chemistry 14 77 368
Chemical Engineering 17 158 371
Nanotechnology 16 151 385
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 32 121 403
Nutrition and Food Science 21 127 410
Petrology and Geochemistry 26 131 556
Biochemical Engineering 17 220 766

Medicine rankings

Chiba University ranked 11th for Medicine in Japan and 241st in the World with 32,699 publications made and 637,354 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Surgery, Immunology, Radiology and Nuclear medicine, Psychiatry.

Medicine ranking Location
#11 of 507 In Japan
#34 of 2,743 In Asia
#241 of 6,552 In the World

Chiba University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 429 1578
1991 449 1842
1992 420 2043
1993 487 2166
1994 415 2307
1995 488 2708
1996 476 3277
1997 487 3615
1998 574 4531
1999 594 5597
2000 685 6402
2001 711 7347
2002 743 8789
2003 743 10253
2004 817 11688
2005 802 13269
2006 885 15184
2007 868 16518
2008 857 18344
2009 848 19235
2010 852 20939
2011 915 22722
2012 1003 25218
2013 1074 26638
2014 1178 28221
2015 1214 29709
2016 1240 30382
2017 1281 33248
2018 1242 32295
2019 1242 36402
2020 1406 42752
2021 1649 55225
2022 1524 54463

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Pharmacy 10 22 93
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 8 23 99
Radiation Therapy 7 25 128
Respiratory Therapy 5 10 140
Oncology and Cancer research 12 34 141
Urology 8 16 145
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 10 24 157
Anatomy and Physiology 10 19 167
Sonography and Ultrasound 7 33 177
Immunology 10 25 181
Surgery 10 31 181
Cardiology 12 24 184
Anesthesiology 8 21 186
Neurosurgery 18 46 204
Pharmacology 11 42 230
Dermatology 14 36 232
Optometry 11 34 237
Ophthalmology 17 41 245
Pathology 13 41 248
Virology 13 47 294
Medical Physics 8 25 296
Psychiatry 11 37 297
Pediatrics 9 47 307
Critical Care Nursing 8 39 355
Toxicology 8 85 357
Audiology 17 43 363
Forensic Science 9 81 399
Sports Medicine 15 43 399
Physical Therapy 15 55 407
Family medicine 13 57 414
Plastic Surgery 21 101 422
Biomedical Engineering 24 122 438
Cosmetology 33 123 440
Epidemiology 17 84 466
Gerontology 12 53 521
Dentistry 37 132 522
Orthodontics 39 135 560
Clinical Psychology 12 61 595
Public Health 16 93 613
Occupational Therapy 37 127 690
Health Science 16 110 705
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 24 120 735
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 33 160 751
Nursing 13 105 754
Healthcare Management (MHA) 13 110 784
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 20 99 794
Sports / Exercise science 36 164 923
Veterinary 39 388 1087

Engineering rankings

Chiba University ranked 15th for Engineering in Japan and 389th in the World with 28,818 publications made and 420,065 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.

Engineering ranking Location
#15 of 492 In Japan
#110 of 2,776 In Asia
#389 of 6,555 In the World

Chiba University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 287 1054
1991 293 1230
1992 342 1418
1993 350 1277
1994 363 1620
1995 395 1780
1996 439 2094
1997 443 2338
1998 536 2939
1999 514 3301
2000 647 3964
2001 682 4665
2002 710 5187
2003 739 5990
2004 788 7038
2005 858 8517
2006 830 9457
2007 815 10477
2008 835 11753
2009 860 12976
2010 913 14221
2011 926 15766
2012 1047 17366
2013 1102 19168
2014 1083 19917
2015 1100 21041
2016 1065 22156
2017 996 23290
2018 1172 23219
2019 1148 25649
2020 1129 29087
2021 1269 36197
2022 1078 35059

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Remote Sensing 5 43 174
Biotechnology 13 38 249
Nuclear Engineering 14 108 281
Robotics 26 96 283
Metallurgical Engineering 15 102 289
Optical Engineering 13 83 303
Agricultural Engineering 12 105 323
Materials Science 16 104 324
Automation and Control engineering 16 114 329
Applied/Engineering Physics 21 113 360
Acoustical Engineering 15 94 368
Chemical Engineering 17 158 371
Civil Engineering 12 103 371
Nanotechnology 16 151 385
Landscape Architecture 8 84 393
Electrical Engineering 18 134 395
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 32 121 403
Aerospace Engineering 15 103 406
Aviation 9 83 412
Architectural Engineering 17 125 419
Geotechnical Engineering 14 131 421
Biomedical Engineering 24 122 438
Telecommunications 17 138 449
Automotive Engineering 21 158 452
Structural Engineering 20 142 478
Electronic Engineering 20 157 484
Marine Engineering 23 148 508
Mechanical Engineering 21 147 536
Computer Engineering 21 168 538
Technical Drawing 30 189 538
Petroleum Engineering 25 197 635
Product and Industrial Design 16 184 661
Computer Networking 24 203 680
Systems Engineering 17 158 681
Environmental Engineering 21 229 681
Human-Computer Interaction 29 166 725
Biochemical Engineering 17 220 766
Mining Engineering 37 322 872
Firefighting and Fire Science 27 344 873
Architecture 25 294 1017
Renewable Energy Engineering 28 402 1063
Reliability and Quality Engineering 39 405 1115
Transportation Engineering 44 368 1122
Operations Research 46 621 1531

Physics rankings

Chiba University ranked 15th for Physics in Japan and 372nd in the World with 28,069 publications made and 420,693 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Nuclear Physics.

Physics ranking Location
#15 of 488 In Japan
#100 of 2,752 In Asia
#372 of 6,484 In the World

Chiba University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 300 1074
1991 299 1249
1992 341 1429
1993 348 1328
1994 376 1637
1995 387 1818
1996 463 2225
1997 461 2389
1998 546 3046
1999 545 3636
2000 664 4079
2001 673 4767
2002 715 5284
2003 738 6181
2004 796 7257
2005 827 8810
2006 822 9692
2007 802 10676
2008 828 11836
2009 841 13137
2010 877 14203
2011 869 15603
2012 969 17232
2013 1063 18911
2014 1012 19659
2015 1007 20778
2016 1003 21738
2017 968 22762
2018 1089 22359
2019 1071 24960
2020 1086 27983
2021 1208 34827
2022 1012 33085

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Biophysics 11 27 215
Medical Physics 8 25 296
Optical Engineering 13 83 303
Condensed Matter Physics 19 92 321
Materials Science 16 104 324
Nuclear Physics 18 70 337
Applied/Engineering Physics 21 113 360
Acoustical Engineering 15 94 368
Nanotechnology 16 151 385
Atomic and Molecular physics 21 74 387
Astrobiology 16 68 387
Quantum and Particle physics 16 111 404
Astrophysics and Astronomy 17 75 409
Theoretical Physics 19 92 463

Environmental Science rankings

Chiba University ranked 15th for Environmental Science in Japan and 444th in the World with 19,839 publications made and 323,870 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Paleontology, Ecology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#15 of 492 In Japan
#91 of 2,777 In Asia
#444 of 6,683 In the World

Chiba University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 203 889
1991 191 986
1992 220 1070
1993 254 1049
1994 257 1212
1995 271 1467
1996 341 1547
1997 303 1692
1998 365 2082
1999 380 2512
2000 461 2805
2001 459 3354
2002 452 3662
2003 555 4447
2004 544 4980
2005 600 5980
2006 616 6946
2007 557 7564
2008 547 8203
2009 568 9338
2010 542 10323
2011 601 11505
2012 634 12605
2013 710 13934
2014 695 14457
2015 745 15548
2016 749 16296
2017 687 17361
2018 797 17563
2019 753 19841
2020 824 23332
2021 891 29590
2022 815 29130

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Environmental Chemistry 15 81 308
Agricultural Science 9 82 339
Paleontology 15 67 368
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 16 101 373
Earth science and Geophysics 19 105 413
Geology 15 88 414
Geotechnical Engineering 14 131 421
Forestry 9 76 447
Urban and Regional planning 8 69 476
Ecology 13 92 480
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 30 91 487
Oceanography 21 126 515
Geography and Cartography 15 110 521
Hydrology and Water resources management 13 186 552
Petrology and Geochemistry 26 131 556
Environmental Engineering 21 229 681
Environmental Management 20 254 799
Mining Engineering 37 322 872

Computer Science rankings

Chiba University ranked 16th for Computer Science in Japan and 484th in the World with 18,736 publications made and 274,856 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Telecommunications, Computer Vision, Machine Learning.

Computer Science ranking Location
#16 of 497 In Japan
#105 of 2,768 In Asia
#484 of 6,597 In the World

Chiba University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 169 500
1991 182 676
1992 175 699
1993 224 754
1994 209 840
1995 234 1080
1996 243 1279
1997 251 1486
1998 285 1895
1999 337 2227
2000 341 2456
2001 321 2641
2002 386 3132
2003 424 3686
2004 471 4396
2005 494 5072
2006 564 6315
2007 527 7003
2008 544 7781
2009 604 8651
2010 662 9632
2011 625 10716
2012 660 12298
2013 724 13149
2014 717 14202
2015 757 14793
2016 687 15230
2017 779 16811
2018 813 16651
2019 797 18968
2020 900 22590
2021 988 29515
2022 933 28879

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Robotics 26 96 283
Computer Graphics 14 75 292
Neuroscience 16 35 294
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 10 54 376
Computer Vision 16 107 387
Library and Information science 13 40 448
Telecommunications 17 138 449
Computer Engineering 21 168 538
Cognitive Science 16 121 549
Game Design and Development 22 105 560
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 22 162 604
Animation 29 178 609
Computational Linguistics 25 163 654
Computer Networking 24 203 680
Human-Computer Interaction 29 166 725
Machine Learning 19 231 769
Cyber Security 28 319 1024
Data Science 25 279 1130
Software Engineering 33 289 1173
Multimedia 40 317 1195
Blockchain and Cryptography 44 464 1198
Management Information Systems 43 738 2254

Psychology rankings

Chiba University ranked 11th for Psychology in Japan and 372nd in the World with 12,396 publications made and 211,147 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Social Psychology, Child Psychology.

Psychology ranking Location
#11 of 475 In Japan
#52 of 2,647 In Asia
#372 of 6,353 In the World

Chiba University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 152 469
1991 183 575
1992 151 672
1993 190 713
1994 153 769
1995 176 917
1996 176 1129
1997 183 1250
1998 215 1636
1999 216 1841
2000 229 2080
2001 220 2360
2002 245 2771
2003 276 3211
2004 322 3742
2005 280 4220
2006 342 4962
2007 342 5555
2008 314 6072
2009 335 6566
2010 366 7206
2011 383 7808
2012 373 8836
2013 425 9122
2014 441 9774
2015 484 10346
2016 440 10295
2017 489 11287
2018 473 10821
2019 505 12486
2020 595 14849
2021 707 19490
2022 641 19427

The following table provides academic rankings for Chiba University in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Neuroscience 16 35 294
Psychiatry 11 37 297
Cognitive Science 16 121 549
Clinical Psychology 12 61 595
Occupational Therapy 37 127 690
Child Psychology 15 87 716
Social Psychology 16 115 765
Special Education 13 83 845
Education Majors 15 192 988

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Chiba University

Speciality Japan Asia World Rank
Illustration and Concept Art 4 6 91
Painting and Drawing 4 6 97
Sculpture 4 6 97
Interior Design 6 69 301
Singing and Vocal Performance 16 59 432
Linguistics 15 92 493
Demography 14 79 556
Hospitality and Hotel Management 7 161 604
Statistics 15 148 632
Photography 30 100 635
Fashion Design 19 121 640
Agricultural Economics 17 182 648
Early Childhood Education 2 51 666
Archaeology 14 141 670
Art & Design 16 117 679
History 14 129 692
Aesthetics 19 121 695
Performing arts 12 93 695
Genealogy 15 60 701
Mathematics 16 169 704
Art History 12 50 717
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 16 117 774
Philosophy 17 120 779
Management 27 206 812
Sociology 15 115 825
Literature 15 151 841
Real Estate 25 236 854
Finance 19 194 876
Business 23 213 926
Anthropology 13 133 940
Occupational Safety and Health 27 194 951
Advertising 16 206 988
Applied Mathematics 25 310 994
Development Studies 17 226 1061
Economics 19 239 1069
Marketing 18 258 1075
Law 18 227 1098
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 14 186 1131
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 26 319 1184
Political Science 18 222 1242
Math Teachers 18 284 1249
Classics and Ancient History 27 252 1281
Gender Studies 17 170 1373
Public Policy / Administration 23 280 1430
Accounting 40 572 1903
Communications and Public Relations 33 736 2518