Kitasato University: Rankings

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Kitasato University ranked 43rd in Japan and 859th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 42 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Kitasato University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 20,699 publications and 451,892 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 3 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#859 of 14,131 In the World
#180 of 5,830 In Asia
#43 of 719 In Japan
#11 of 84 In Tokyo
#140 of 1,069 For Optometry
#154 of 1,531 For Microbiology
#198 of 1,021 For Ophthalmology
#3031 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#1296 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 39 other topics

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Medicine

Kitasato University ranked 32nd for Medicine in Japan and 413th in the World with 10,661 publications made and 209,422 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Pathology, Immunology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Rank Ranking
#32 of 348 In Japan
#91 of 1,964 In Asia
#413 of 4,739 In the World

Kitasato University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 164 84
1992 103 31
1993 134 61
1994 166 107
1995 107 56
1996 242 187
1997 203 218
1998 223 250
1999 249 282
2000 280 274
2001 258 364
2002 251 327
2003 270 452
2004 268 462
2005 261 535
2006 285 529
2007 279 703
2008 323 942
2009 311 718
2010 377 818
2011 388 759
2012 438 1111
2013 374 1076
2014 427 1308
2015 398 929
2016 452 1316
2017 487 1071
2018 470 896
2019 511 1433
2020 539 942
2021 637 447
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Optometry 7 21 140
Ophthalmology 21 51 198
Urology 14 47 218
Radiation Therapy 22 61 241
Respiratory Therapy 13 42 246
Pathology 36 69 257
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 36 88 266
Virology 18 54 267
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 39 85 270
Pharmacology 17 79 302
Anesthesiology 24 66 305
Cardiology 33 67 308
Oncology and Cancer research 34 102 336
Surgery 31 85 340
Neurosurgery 39 122 377
Anatomy and Physiology 39 68 378
Immunology 40 95 402
Dermatology 41 107 408
Pharmacy 39 126 453
Cosmetology 30 130 462
Audiology 28 76 511
Plastic Surgery 42 161 513
Orthodontics 44 156 515
Critical Care Nursing 21 101 539
Medical Physics 31 105 539
Veterinary 19 156 541
Pediatrics 26 135 553
Occupational Therapy 21 94 562
Sports Medicine 24 86 569
Epidemiology 26 127 570
Physical Therapy 19 103 596
Biomedical Engineering 40 175 604
Health Science 21 107 639
Sonography and Ultrasound 58 199 652
Psychiatry 19 92 665
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 29 159 719
Family medicine 21 142 725
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 36 182 729
Toxicology 20 230 760
Forensic Science 21 224 760
Sports / Exercise science 33 142 819
Gerontology 29 149 822
Nursing 12 143 863
Dentistry 64 296 871
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 32 169 879
Clinical Psychology 17 150 895
Public Health 25 225 1057
Healthcare Management (MHA) 19 200 1089

Biology

Kitasato University ranked 24th for Biology in Japan and 427th in the World with 7,997 publications made and 239,462 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Immunology.

Rank Ranking
#24 of 302 In Japan
#93 of 1,987 In Asia
#427 of 4,496 In the World

Kitasato University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 137 140
1992 73 60
1993 104 78
1994 120 137
1995 102 94
1996 169 185
1997 174 257
1998 214 287
1999 223 411
2000 214 455
2001 200 649
2002 229 472
2003 238 755
2004 222 534
2005 228 540
2006 222 541
2007 221 633
2008 255 855
2009 281 874
2010 291 809
2011 300 833
2012 333 876
2013 277 698
2014 294 828
2015 287 790
2016 290 1066
2017 321 1148
2018 254 1106
2019 271 763
2020 279 602
2021 261 173
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Microbiology 6 19 154
Virology 18 54 267
Biochemistry 18 39 269
Molecular Biology 30 61 281
Pharmacology 17 79 302
Oncology and Cancer research 34 102 336
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 15 55 374
Immunology 40 95 402
Genetics 30 80 431
Zoology 27 82 579
Biophysics 51 161 614
Neuroscience 55 136 642
Animal Science 26 168 671
Evolutionary Biology 24 109 697
Botany 46 222 707
Entomology 40 154 733
Biotechnology 20 217 736
Toxicology 20 230 760
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 35 214 780
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 32 169 879
Nutrition and Food Science 42 353 891
Astrobiology 75 176 1013

Chemistry

Kitasato University ranked 55th for Chemistry in Japan and 780th in the World with 3,216 publications made and 78,043 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Pharmacy, Nutrition and Food Science.

Rank Ranking
#55 of 300 In Japan
#279 of 2,014 In Asia
#780 of 4,317 In the World

Kitasato University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 78 91
1992 46 39
1993 59 44
1994 66 41
1995 45 46
1996 85 81
1997 82 64
1998 95 112
1999 102 136
2000 74 192
2001 70 199
2002 81 177
2003 85 209
2004 83 173
2005 90 113
2006 78 124
2007 84 136
2008 100 252
2009 87 166
2010 99 169
2011 101 214
2012 89 173
2013 83 145
2014 89 132
2015 62 145
2016 78 195
2017 94 181
2018 69 105
2019 73 97
2020 65 84
2021 69 32
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Biochemistry 18 39 269
Pharmacy 39 126 453
Organic Chemistry 43 178 538
Computational Chemistry 34 200 763
Nutrition and Food Science 42 353 891
Environmental Chemistry 41 343 1055
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 61 345 1060
Radiochemistry 62 562 1113
Inorganic Chemistry 100 618 1416
Materials Science 118 863 1831

Psychology

Kitasato University ranked 39th for Psychology in Japan and 1173rd in the World with 610 publications made and 12,401 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Occupational Therapy, Clinical Psychology, Organizational / Business / IO Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#39 of 220 In Japan
#210 of 1,345 In Asia
#1173 of 3,654 In the World

Kitasato University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 3
1992 1 1
1993 2 1
1994 1 0
1995 1 0
1996 5 5
1997 5 11
1998 8 19
1999 11 15
2000 9 6
2001 9 12
2002 16 30
2003 13 16
2004 8 20
2005 13 72
2006 15 21
2007 20 65
2008 22 42
2009 19 30
2010 29 62
2011 29 41
2012 25 43
2013 39 139
2014 38 90
2015 38 81
2016 24 58
2017 38 79
2018 28 64
2019 37 66
2020 42 67
2021 40 7
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Occupational Therapy 21 94 562
Neuroscience 55 136 642
Psychiatry 19 92 665
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 7 141 821
Clinical Psychology 17 150 895

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Non-core subjects for Kitasato University

Speciality Japan Asia World Rank
Photography 18 83 476
Occupational Safety and Health 11 84 615
Theoretical Physics 43 224 782
Oceanography 44 168 794
Optical Engineering 68 282 891
Genealogy 19 110 894
Nuclear Physics 88 314 922
Atomic and Molecular physics 82 290 979
Astrophysics and Astronomy 84 254 992
Demography 39 229 1015
Agricultural Engineering 41 503 1068
Ecology 40 213 1087
Quantum and Particle physics 75 381 1125
Statistics 35 337 1134
Physics 106 626 1497
Computer Science 99 614 1693
Environmental Science 65 558 1709
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 46 417 1799
Engineering 115 859 1947
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 108 838 1953
Geography and Cartography 82 710 2212
Mathematics 95 1004 2518
Business 81 1027 2858