Hunan University: Rankings

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Hunan University ranked 43rd in China and 566th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 117 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Hunan University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 45,128 publications and 813,097 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 8 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#566 of 14,131 In the World
#91 of 5,830 In Asia
#43 of 960 In China
#2 of 16 In Changsha
#16 of 1,571 For Radiochemistry
#36 of 1,239 For Structural Engineering
#49 of 1,005 For Automotive Engineering
#1800 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#907 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 114 other topics

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Engineering

Hunan University ranked 30th for Engineering in China and 130th in the World with 20,092 publications made and 419,928 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Chemical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 511 In China
#50 of 2,117 In Asia
#130 of 4,624 In the World

Hunan University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 9 1
1992 6 1
1993 4 9
1994 9 2
1995 7 5
1996 26 25
1997 15 2
1998 16 7
1999 20 17
2000 41 42
2001 47 74
2002 86 106
2003 122 93
2004 250 282
2005 455 467
2006 612 662
2007 601 802
2008 891 885
2009 1108 1196
2010 1087 1286
2011 1021 1867
2012 960 2052
2013 930 2908
2014 1070 4038
2015 916 4720
2016 1131 6565
2017 1147 8633
2018 1405 11353
2019 1799 13946
2020 1974 11724
2021 2304 6303
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Structural Engineering 16 19 36
Automotive Engineering 20 24 49
Chemical Engineering 30 45 62
Nanotechnology 18 29 66
Environmental Engineering 16 25 68
Geotechnical Engineering 27 45 102
Materials Science 34 55 104
Civil Engineering 24 36 109
Metallurgical Engineering 29 58 112
Architectural Engineering 16 30 125
Automation and Control engineering 33 54 129
Mechanical Engineering 26 45 138
Renewable Energy Engineering 19 40 139
Electronic Engineering 31 57 161
Technical Drawing 33 54 165
Petroleum Engineering 35 68 173
Nuclear Engineering 26 67 185
Electrical Engineering 31 70 209
Reliability and Quality Engineering 35 63 219
Systems Engineering 24 46 220
Computer Engineering 36 71 232
Construction Management 33 62 251
Optical Engineering 40 76 251
Applied/Engineering Physics 43 77 267
Transportation Engineering 34 68 275
Industrial Engineering 39 73 289
Computer Networking 42 93 297
Product and Industrial Design 35 71 314
Telecommunications 40 91 316
Engineering Management 45 62 323
Biochemical Engineering 24 60 327
Acoustical Engineering 49 106 353
Marine Engineering 49 111 355
Landscape Architecture 57 91 412
Operations Research 48 106 416
Architecture 44 94 458
Robotics 59 157 464
Firefighting and Fire Science 74 147 467
Mining Engineering 87 172 498
Aerospace Engineering 44 125 563
Biotechnology 50 156 584
Aviation 54 131 620
Human-Computer Interaction 36 117 673
Remote Sensing 77 186 736
Biomedical Engineering 89 305 878
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 88 265 891

Chemistry

Hunan University ranked 30th for Chemistry in China and 140th in the World with 14,626 publications made and 460,882 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry, Radiochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 466 In China
#49 of 2,014 In Asia
#140 of 4,317 In the World

Hunan University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 13 2
1992 8 2
1993 7 7
1994 16 4
1995 9 6
1996 23 16
1997 19 15
1998 25 19
1999 27 27
2000 38 55
2001 36 75
2002 51 69
2003 77 143
2004 160 348
2005 248 528
2006 347 761
2007 358 876
2008 476 823
2009 538 1206
2010 519 1397
2011 599 2378
2012 572 2191
2013 651 3332
2014 857 4526
2015 852 5814
2016 1019 7595
2017 1014 9803
2018 1177 11959
2019 1436 13549
2020 1590 11186
2021 1835 5801
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Radiochemistry 9 15 16
Inorganic Chemistry 19 32 57
Chemical Engineering 30 45 62
Nanotechnology 18 29 66
Materials Science 34 55 104
Environmental Chemistry 14 18 106
Pharmacy 20 45 197
Organic Chemistry 30 66 240
Physical chemistry 36 76 322
Biochemical Engineering 24 60 327
Nutrition and Food Science 50 149 422
Biochemistry 39 124 517
Computational Chemistry 54 141 603
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 88 265 891

Physics

Hunan University ranked 33rd for Physics in China and 166th in the World with 12,708 publications made and 356,522 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Biophysics.

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

Hunan University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 0
1992 5 1
1993 3 5
1994 9 2
1995 5 2
1996 16 12
1997 11 2
1998 11 4
1999 19 17
2000 19 33
2001 23 38
2002 41 90
2003 58 100
2004 118 220
2005 213 362
2006 291 589
2007 340 616
2008 430 607
2009 458 986
2010 453 1104
2011 500 1736
2012 487 1822
2013 569 2725
2014 690 3433
2015 655 4267
2016 792 5214
2017 842 7487
2018 1074 9645
2019 1337 11627
2020 1495 9670
2021 1720 5252
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 18 29 66
Materials Science 34 55 104
Biophysics 5 18 135
Optical Engineering 40 76 251
Applied/Engineering Physics 43 77 267
Condensed Matter Physics 33 85 320
Acoustical Engineering 49 106 353
Atomic and Molecular physics 49 133 583
Quantum and Particle physics 74 185 709
Theoretical Physics 74 235 808
Nuclear Physics 68 312 916
Medical Physics 77 296 983

Computer Science

Hunan University ranked 40th for Computer Science in China and 367th in the World with 5,542 publications made and 60,954 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Machine Learning.

Rank Ranking
#40 of 529 In China
#75 of 1,936 In Asia
#367 of 4,392 In the World

Hunan University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 3 1
1994 1 0
1995 1 0
1996 6 7
1997 5 1
1998 0 0
1999 4 2
2000 7 1
2001 11 24
2002 19 26
2003 31 97
2004 71 33
2005 146 28
2006 189 68
2007 181 94
2008 278 137
2009 379 101
2010 384 254
2011 267 240
2012 250 314
2013 240 471
2014 279 492
2015 227 541
2016 262 739
2017 259 1224
2018 330 1797
2019 480 2419
2020 539 1926
2021 690 1328
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Computer Vision 34 60 168
Blockchain and Cryptography 32 52 187
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 39 62 209
Computer Engineering 36 71 232
Database Administration 42 64 274
Machine Learning 44 77 287
Computer Networking 42 93 297
Cyber Security 41 81 298
Telecommunications 40 91 316
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 35 63 380
Robotics 59 157 464
UX/UI Desgin 32 76 474
Data Science 45 75 501
Computational Linguistics 53 133 527
Web Design and Development 70 138 571
Computer Graphics 64 169 578
Management Information Systems 48 104 622
Human-Computer Interaction 36 117 673
Information Technology 63 156 718
Software Engineering 50 117 720
Multimedia 65 190 826
Animation 98 268 827
Game Design and Development 72 193 848
Cognitive Science 66 163 1002

Biology

Hunan University ranked 43rd for Biology in China and 429th in the World with 5,082 publications made and 187,394 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

Rank Ranking
#43 of 477 In China
#94 of 1,987 In Asia
#429 of 4,496 In the World

Hunan University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 0
1997 1 0
1998 6 2
1999 7 5
2000 9 8
2001 6 23
2002 6 7
2003 19 109
2004 27 61
2005 41 118
2006 77 274
2007 88 276
2008 125 283
2009 163 510
2010 169 679
2011 209 1050
2012 201 1221
2013 277 1818
2014 363 2050
2015 385 2649
2016 439 3315
2017 451 4591
2018 346 3500
2019 463 3940
2020 569 4481
2021 631 1309
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 18 29 66
Biophysics 5 18 135
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 35 63 380
Nutrition and Food Science 50 149 422
Molecular Biology 51 145 484
Agricultural Science 56 136 513
Biochemistry 39 124 517
Biotechnology 50 156 584
Oncology and Cancer research 71 213 618
Pharmacology 78 243 685
Botany 79 253 792
Microbiology 68 243 813
Genetics 96 254 855
Virology 97 335 980
Immunology 110 402 1150

Business

Hunan University ranked 32nd for Business in China and 411th in the World with 3,277 publications made and 14,878 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Actuarial Science, International Business, Management Information Systems.

Rank Ranking
#32 of 499 In China
#57 of 1,599 In Asia
#411 of 4,001 In the World

Hunan University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2002 21 0
2003 30 4
2004 73 0
2005 137 22
2006 170 54
2007 74 10
2008 204 17
2009 375 9
2010 321 46
2011 316 17
2012 297 35
2013 241 81
2014 191 120
2015 140 279
2016 70 354
2017 106 460
2018 86 342
2019 128 571
2020 125 272
2021 161 282
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Finance 10 13 112
International Trade 13 21 135
Real Estate 14 21 141
International Business 14 24 171
Supply Chain Management 35 53 183
Investment Banking and Stock trading 15 26 196
Actuarial Science 11 18 205
Accounting 12 29 228
Construction Management 33 62 251
Risk Management 24 35 264
Engineering Management 45 62 323
Management 37 63 373
Tax Law 28 51 383
Operations Research 48 106 416
Public Policy / Administration 24 41 499
Project Management 42 81 501
Human Resource Management 29 70 519
Hospitality and Hotel Management 63 133 539
Advertising 43 115 601
Management Information Systems 48 104 622
Marketing 41 117 671
Entertainment Industry Business 46 145 830

Mathematics

Hunan University ranked 30th for Mathematics in China and 270th in the World with 2,623 publications made and 25,896 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Statistics.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 462 In China
#50 of 1,446 In Asia
#270 of 3,376 In the World

Hunan University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 1
1992 0 0
1993 2 0
1994 0 0
1995 4 2
1996 3 1
1997 4 1
1998 1 0
1999 5 7
2000 9 13
2001 11 49
2002 16 6
2003 23 32
2004 54 52
2005 78 53
2006 104 25
2007 84 66
2008 160 72
2009 215 60
2010 174 100
2011 195 101
2012 150 133
2013 126 110
2014 157 204
2015 110 232
2016 128 423
2017 127 412
2018 117 484
2019 185 837
2020 171 591
2021 207 438
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Applied Mathematics 22 32 157
Blockchain and Cryptography 32 52 187
Actuarial Science 11 18 205
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 26 50 363
Operations Research 48 106 416
Statistics 34 82 472
Math Teachers 59 187 842

Economics

Hunan University ranked 20th for Economics in China and 293rd in the World with 2,331 publications made and 10,674 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Development Studies.

Rank Ranking
#20 of 421 In China
#32 of 1,160 In Asia
#293 of 3,039 In the World

Hunan University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 4 1
2002 12 0
2003 19 0
2004 58 12
2005 81 2
2006 90 35
2007 49 3
2008 137 14
2009 252 17
2010 194 34
2011 227 10
2012 220 36
2013 183 23
2014 156 114
2015 118 110
2016 53 267
2017 75 361
2018 70 320
2019 102 424
2020 100 221
2021 128 195
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Finance 10 13 112
International Economics 9 15 131
International Trade 13 21 135
Environmental Economics 29 42 180
Agricultural Economics 24 43 194
Investment Banking and Stock trading 15 26 196
Actuarial Science 11 18 205
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 26 50 363
Development Studies 36 63 401
Political Economy 54 132 955

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Non-core subjects for Hunan University

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Photography 8 20 176
Environmental Management 24 45 234
Forensic Science 22 39 242
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 23 48 328
Graphic Design 21 52 366
Interior Design 76 138 393
Environmental Science 43 75 403
Human Rights Law 10 32 460
Law 33 52 490
Singing and Vocal Performance 30 73 497
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 44 111 504
Law Enforcement 25 44 524
Urban and Regional planning 73 121 564
Hydrology and Water resources management 51 143 588
Art & Design 41 90 598
Linguistics 62 120 598
Sonography and Ultrasound 60 187 616
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 29 83 639
Aesthetics 71 99 681
Music 41 107 721
International Law 33 92 750
Radio and Television broadcasting 34 117 753
Geology 66 199 763
Literature 94 139 795
Classics and Ancient History 42 92 799
Radiation Therapy 78 277 801
Geography and Cartography 71 151 804
Creative Writing 51 97 820
Broadcast Journalism 37 113 821
Political Science 39 86 822
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 54 126 838
Journalism and Digital Media 58 169 846
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 79 327 851
Communications and Public Relations 50 106 853
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 51 113 860
Ecology 56 137 874
Education Majors 46 127 908
History 52 102 935
Illustration and Concept Art 127 239 952
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 21 83 953
Sociology 51 98 957
Social Work 65 124 963
Fashion Design 85 180 967
Performing arts 53 109 976
Sports Medicine 47 256 989
Demography 66 218 991
Medicine 79 295 991
Philosophy 72 115 995
Urology 110 405 999
Anesthesiology 87 361 1006
Military science 74 168 1010
Media Studies 55 137 1010
Neurosurgery 80 368 1010
Publishing 92 206 1040
Pathology 101 385 1094
Public Health 57 259 1147
Surgery 98 435 1312
Physical Therapy 76 376 1326
Social Psychology 70 228 1376
Psychology 77 288 1436
Health Science 109 465 1705