Kyushu University: Rankings

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Kyushu University ranked 6th in Japan and 168th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 44 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Kyushu University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 153,339 publications and 3,345,186 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 29 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#168 of 14,160In the World
#17 of 5,829In Asia
#6 of 718In Japan
#1 of 14In Fukuoka
#8 of 1,724For Organic Chemistry
#11 of 1,188For Pharmacy
#13 of 1,816For Inorganic Chemistry
#355 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#322 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 41 other topics

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Chemistry

Kyushu University ranked 6th for Chemistry in Japan and 33rd in the World with 42,880 publications made and 976,766 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#6 of 303In Japan
#10 of 2,045In Asia
#33 of 4,409In the World

Kyushu University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990593523
1991649569
1992680657
1993625539
1994696637
1995716720
19968501103
1997848994
19989211515
19998721128
20009701889
20019551582
20029832045
200310642036
200411112024
200513532917
200613932825
200713873050
200813452829
200915063199
201014613042
201114713416
201214503658
201315623769
201414583905
201514913974
201615434124
201715915270
201815313700
201915483216
202014593333

Medicine

Kyushu University ranked 4th for Medicine in Japan and 90th in the World with 37,642 publications made and 988,500 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Pathology, Surgery, Immunology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

RankRanking
#4 of 360In Japan
#5 of 2,003In Asia
#90 of 4,839In the World

Kyushu University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990687501
1991743558
1992764730
1993779781
1994784762
1995790980
19968051019
19977931075
19987461178
19998041207
20008801801
20019111942
20029392167
20038582141
20049092620
200510583036
20069672931
20079742612
200810323035
200910593009
201010843349
201111384037
201211903960
201313923958
201413023862
201513894151
201613164508
201714314820
201812884499
201914513724
202015402926

Biology

Kyushu University ranked 4th for Biology in Japan and 70th in the World with 37,468 publications made and 1,285,623 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Genetics.

RankRanking
#4 of 314In Japan
#5 of 2,011In Asia
#70 of 4,578In the World

Kyushu University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990641617
1991621662
1992676833
1993655772
1994717841
19958071152
19968061343
19978511345
19988241619
19998481961
20009032718
20018572502
20029702911
20039672991
200410163709
200511553960
200610933813
200711233876
200811163595
200911543818
201011674146
201112704571
201212605321
201313944745
201412584688
201512964812
201613004578
201712884763
20189803667
201910182945
202010892846

Engineering

Kyushu University ranked 6th for Engineering in Japan and 73rd in the World with 37,149 publications made and 571,786 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#6 of 284In Japan
#28 of 2,141In Asia
#73 of 4,716In the World

Kyushu University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990336208
1991408282
1992393301
1993407239
1994481262
1995481315
1996568518
1997616489
1998688874
1999691608
2000778941
2001765762
20028521042
20039511039
200410711205
200512641807
200613461618
200712981915
200812761762
200914412101
201014131980
201114562288
201214782713
201315843006
201414673386
201515313549
201616023638
201715743704
201816423401
201917083176
202015373380

Physics

Kyushu University ranked 6th for Physics in Japan and 56th in the World with 35,803 publications made and 634,885 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering, Biophysics.

RankRanking
#6 of 280In Japan
#16 of 1,914In Asia
#56 of 4,160In the World

Kyushu University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990370260
1991425331
1992431339
1993472298
1994526349
1995490327
1996621587
1997632520
1998668879
1999714622
20007771030
2001753869
20027931257
20039071011
20049361263
200511731889
200612571867
200712242076
200811421738
200912772052
201012491781
201112832352
201212642626
201313242735
201412613383
201513134200
201613894166
201714364220
201815374151
201916023949
202015123465

Environmental Science

Kyushu University ranked 5th for Environmental Science in Japan and 160th in the World with 12,917 publications made and 197,105 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Earth science and Geophysics.

RankRanking
#5 of 212In Japan
#16 of 1,693In Asia
#160 of 4,129In the World

Kyushu University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010762
199113967
199212562
199312667
199414479
1995191153
1996191152
1997208131
1998230165
1999261291
2000248240
2001288288
2002359360
2003383494
2004388511
2005479763
2006447701
2007435681
2008522735
2009513933
2010432812
20114621042
2012548756
20136161054
2014575962
2015582979
20165611355
20175221125
2018431915
2019422989
2020430912

Computer Science

Kyushu University ranked 8th for Computer Science in Japan and 261st in the World with 9,085 publications made and 153,448 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Computer Vision, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Computational Linguistics.

RankRanking
#8 of 266In Japan
#51 of 1,973In Asia
#261 of 4,494In the World

Kyushu University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903242
19915837
19926243
19937070
19948137
199590114
199610180
199711375
1998142205
1999155131
2000182225
2001190128
2002265215
2003255412
2004344310
2005304486
2006370307
2007396456
2008315561
2009364631
2010378448
2011413719
20123801367
20134601091
2014430833
20154421384
20164141004
20173951116
2018421952
20194361568
20204301087

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Kyushu University ranked 3rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Japan and 348th in the World with 5,878 publications made and 114,442 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Law, History, Sociology.

RankRanking
#3 of 257In Japan
#22 of 1,916In Asia
#348 of 5,152In the World

Kyushu University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905754
19915520
19925554
19938540
19947555
19957983
19969363
199710577
19989986
1999104103
2000116129
200116459
2002148152
2003178120
2004161278
2005177204
2006179170
2007186286
2008183330
2009176360
2010201319
2011214342
2012255441
2013198353
2014209379
2015246592
20162501361
2017203915
2018199701
2019215819
2020226426

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