City University of Hong Kong: Rankings

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The City University of Hong Kong ranked 17th in China and 315th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 51 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the City University of Hong Kong is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 59,362 publications and 1,818,702 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 29 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#315 of 14,160In the World
#38 of 5,829In Asia
#17 of 960In China
#4 of 11In Hong Kong
#13 of 1,010For Civil Engineering
#15 of 1,076For Architectural Engineering
#17 of 1,006For Construction Management
#677 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#408 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 48 other topics

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Engineering

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 23rd for Engineering in China and 99th in the World with 24,487 publications made and 783,960 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#23 of 515In China
#37 of 2,141In Asia
#99 of 4,716In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199120
199233
199310
1994910
1995129120
1996239327
1997334299
1998361417
1999420540
20005151039
20014821047
20025831549
20036451661
20046712628
20057652255
20067242333
20077702358
20088292530
20098593167
20108973656
20119343969
201211124429
201311905806
201412566723
201513818418
201614168762
2017155510473
2018150610806
2019186013020
2020194312663

Physics

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 26th for Physics in China and 154th in the World with 15,477 publications made and 469,314 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#26 of 464In China
#49 of 1,914In Asia
#154 of 4,160In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199233
199300
1994610
19956255
1996123104
1997206210
1998210259
1999253326
2000330693
2001281454
2002341823
2003374941
20043761354
20054451185
20063871193
20074401104
20084171338
20094561598
20104711636
20115382128
20126572618
20137433574
20147934459
20159226201
20169015999
201710177762
201810808630
2019133510299
2020146310467

Chemistry

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 39th for Chemistry in China and 202nd in the World with 14,671 publications made and 475,036 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#39 of 471In China
#68 of 2,045In Asia
#202 of 4,409In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199233
199300
1994510
19954942
19969597
1997172218
1998179267
1999222363
2000288711
2001226430
2002290853
2003317840
20043491344
20054041124
20063621286
20073911136
20083861423
20094201638
20104551674
20115092259
20126252617
20137063701
20147774556
20159036267
20168956244
20179827565
201810258385
2019131610544
2020146210527

Computer Science

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 15th for Computer Science in China and 144th in the World with 11,154 publications made and 312,921 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Networking, Computer Vision, Machine Learning.

RankRanking
#15 of 531In China
#28 of 1,973In Asia
#144 of 4,494In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199431
19956139
1996137207
1997163152
1998138177
1999168381
2000184341
2001217482
2002237449
2003264666
2004309788
20053301047
20064291103
2007382951
20084791276
20095091317
20104821311
20114761915
20125161789
20135452742
20146002783
20155953327
20166032685
20176383691
20186403499
20197713521
20208453590

Business

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 3rd for Business in China and 87th in the World with 6,292 publications made and 287,568 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Management Information Systems, Finance, Marketing, Project Management.

RankRanking
#3 of 503In China
#4 of 1,617In Asia
#87 of 4,080In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199130
199210
199334
19941227
19954948
199669177
199784180
199881175
199999394
2000121710
2001152715
2002155566
2003164662
20041881259
20051941507
20062241009
20072331101
20082841073
20093591615
20103551560
20113531904
20123801757
20133581790
20143701560
20153331527
20163651499
20173371147
2018243673
2019292759
2020294633

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 5th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 266th in the World with 5,623 publications made and 147,101 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Law.

RankRanking
#5 of 525In China
#12 of 1,916In Asia
#266 of 5,152In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199310
1994416
19953084
199658133
199773188
199881323
199960237
200082248
200192300
200295322
2003127420
2004125460
2005120306
2006148373
2007134440
2008186416
2009198735
2010265791
2011308795
2012299954
2013279933
20143601095
2015365943
20163931052
2017347819
2018330793
2019404938
20204431430

Mathematics

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 6th for Mathematics in China and 112th in the World with 4,495 publications made and 157,079 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#6 of 477In China
#13 of 1,482In Asia
#112 of 3,475In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199120
199200
199300
199420
19952531
19965248
19976964
199870203
199986147
200095256
200196258
2002101278
2003122337
2004134587
2005167534
2006183615
2007178640
2008209542
2009219590
2010213713
2011209929
2012204604
20132361356
20142581791
20152161853
20162261053
20172571280
2018250979
2019277807
2020223673

Economics

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 6th for Economics in China and 129th in the World with 3,495 publications made and 108,710 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Finance, Development Studies, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#6 of 427In China
#9 of 1,185In Asia
#129 of 3,117In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199130
199210
199344
1994612
19952925
19962150
19973766
199851175
199944139
200068423
200174181
200276196
200360143
200486236
2005103363
2006106388
2007116534
2008163403
2009172492
2010151454
2011208992
2012199555
2013214759
2014214962
2015167631
2016224714
2017218426
2018161451
2019204544
2020212368

Environmental Science

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 29th for Environmental Science in China and 337th in the World with 3,284 publications made and 128,354 citations received. Main research topics: Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Management, Ecology, Geography and Cartography.

RankRanking
#29 of 453In China
#55 of 1,693In Asia
#337 of 4,129In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
19951554
19962272
19973663
199845121
199954119
200054207
200148163
200251270
200348184
200470339
200593480
2006102500
200797422
2008133546
2009105416
2010117756
2011163687
2012152948
2013152943
20141701047
2015195971
20162061066
20172391440
20182011178
20192311225
20203121655

Psychology

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 6th for Psychology in China and 364th in the World with 2,666 publications made and 114,290 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Education Majors, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution.

RankRanking
#6 of 423In China
#20 of 1,377In Asia
#364 of 3,753In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1994115
19951962
19962684
19973198
199827119
199929171
200039200
200138360
200241215
200351272
200446256
200550823
200668256
200766479
200882371
200994538
2010132830
2011158791
2012133645
2013119439
2014176625
2015199693
2016209571
2017166420
2018159318
2019167379
2020212359

Art & Design

The City University of Hong Kong ranked 7th for Art & Design in China and 186th in the World with 1,408 publications made and 26,398 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, UX/UI Desgin, Computer Graphics, Creative Writing, Game Design and Development.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#7 of 414In China
#15 of 977In Asia
#186 of 2,801In the World

City University of Hong Kong
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199561
19961610
19972127
19982221
19991934
20003181
20013247
20023961
200356164
20045977
20054449
20065693
20074360
20085170
20094690
201064138
201164242
201265152
201366252
201488108
201591172
20168694
201780113
201860204
201974218
202089119

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the City University of Hong Kong