Lanzhou University: Rankings

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Lanzhou University ranked 37th in China, 479th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 157 research topics. Lanzhou University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 55,803 academic publications and 902,729 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 7 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#479 of 14,131 In the World
#75 of 5,830 In Asia
#37 of 960 In China
#1 of 12 In Lanzhou
#22 of 2,062 For Pharmacy
#35 of 2,545 For Radiochemistry
#90 of 2,884 For Inorganic Chemistry
#2466 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#559 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 154 other topics

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Chemistry rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 32nd for Chemistry in China and 269th in the World with 37,647 publications made and 697,490 citations received. Main research topics: Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Chemistry ranking Location
#32 of 546 In China
#61 of 2,710 In Asia
#269 of 6,327 In the World

Lanzhou University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 101 79
1991 131 136
1992 164 183
1993 142 222
1994 144 299
1995 163 300
1996 171 390
1997 185 460
1998 193 526
1999 278 705
2000 256 754
2001 284 871
2002 330 1059
2003 398 1388
2004 603 1870
2005 642 2723
2006 841 3802
2007 1101 4935
2008 1280 6416
2009 1389 8596
2010 1614 11228
2011 1702 15021
2012 1644 19032
2013 1807 24499
2014 1937 29904
2015 1944 35259
2016 1815 39495
2017 1724 45568
2018 1923 50463
2019 2202 61799
2020 2437 72595
2021 3232 98720
2022 3475 109358

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

Chemistry subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Pharmacy 4 12 22
Radiochemistry 16 28 35
Inorganic Chemistry 26 40 90
Chemical Engineering 38 59 115
Physical chemistry 34 56 130
Nanotechnology 39 63 134
Environmental Chemistry 28 43 149
Organic Chemistry 24 41 152
Materials Science 44 74 196
Petrology and Geochemistry 29 56 290
Biochemistry 26 55 293
Computational Chemistry 41 73 339
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 46 119 398
Nutrition and Food Science 56 153 470
Biochemical Engineering 85 204 727

Biology rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 29th for Biology in China and 318th in the World with 37,559 publications made and 702,070 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Paleontology, Nanotechnology, Botany.

Biology ranking Location
#29 of 548 In China
#59 of 2,784 In Asia
#318 of 6,663 In the World

Lanzhou University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 68 38
1991 87 96
1992 108 151
1993 98 163
1994 100 210
1995 122 220
1996 125 300
1997 140 368
1998 145 427
1999 221 554
2000 193 617
2001 263 753
2002 308 923
2003 358 1282
2004 566 1707
2005 644 2570
2006 825 3627
2007 1088 4801
2008 1337 6268
2009 1406 8495
2010 1685 11184
2011 1703 14774
2012 1684 18901
2013 1826 24293
2014 1933 29274
2015 1912 34389
2016 1758 38877
2017 1736 44067
2018 1930 49211
2019 2187 60253
2020 2532 72589
2021 3404 100548
2022 3695 112363

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

Biology subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Agricultural Science 11 21 107
Nanotechnology 39 63 134
Horticulture 16 39 156
Botany 12 29 199
Forestry 9 29 213
Paleontology 25 46 289
Biochemistry 26 55 293
Animal Science 13 44 300
Pharmacology 28 81 360
Evolutionary Biology 32 61 413
Biophysics 27 80 452
Nutrition and Food Science 56 153 470
Astrobiology 42 92 480
Toxicology 37 127 484
Molecular Biology 46 136 485
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 51 103 499
Genetics 45 127 509
Zoology 27 80 520
Oncology and Cancer research 53 172 564
Microbiology 46 161 625
Entomology 42 131 629
Biotechnology 58 196 675
Immunology 58 208 690
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 55 167 723
Virology 52 208 757
Neuroscience 48 185 796

Engineering rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 51st for Engineering in China and 294th in the World with 33,041 publications made and 584,618 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Engineering ranking Location
#51 of 558 In China
#89 of 2,776 In Asia
#294 of 6,555 In the World

Lanzhou University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 89 61
1991 110 127
1992 135 133
1993 108 173
1994 119 231
1995 124 234
1996 129 305
1997 133 347
1998 141 421
1999 198 529
2000 182 543
2001 211 617
2002 254 762
2003 331 1000
2004 518 1366
2005 582 2039
2006 763 2893
2007 1096 3884
2008 1296 5244
2009 1366 7115
2010 1659 9194
2011 1598 12205
2012 1543 15374
2013 1640 20251
2014 1713 24616
2015 1733 29403
2016 1542 33006
2017 1504 38556
2018 1658 43240
2019 1844 53509
2020 1968 63504
2021 2651 86043
2022 2892 94184

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

Engineering subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Chemical Engineering 38 59 115
Geotechnical Engineering 30 45 129
Nanotechnology 39 63 134
Metallurgical Engineering 41 67 173
Materials Science 44 74 196
Remote Sensing 36 60 235
Optical Engineering 41 70 251
Environmental Engineering 45 87 252
Applied/Engineering Physics 50 94 268
Mining Engineering 60 111 318
Electrical Engineering 62 129 382
Agricultural Engineering 46 135 391
Acoustical Engineering 53 101 396
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 46 119 398
Aerospace Engineering 53 104 407
Civil Engineering 61 113 410
Telecommunications 67 135 436
Mechanical Engineering 61 119 446
Structural Engineering 71 150 501
Computer Engineering 73 160 511
Electronic Engineering 71 175 535
Biomedical Engineering 54 151 535
Computer Networking 75 160 566
Nuclear Engineering 74 217 589
Renewable Energy Engineering 72 222 622
Landscape Architecture 120 188 635
Biotechnology 58 196 675
Marine Engineering 97 242 721
Firefighting and Fire Science 142 274 722
Biochemical Engineering 85 204 727
Architecture 71 166 728
Operations Research 91 230 741
Engineering Management 116 179 754
Industrial Engineering 107 236 760
Reliability and Quality Engineering 97 244 767
Human-Computer Interaction 72 187 800
Systems Engineering 80 200 807
Product and Industrial Design 102 250 807
Automation and Control engineering 129 312 814
Petroleum Engineering 114 266 819
Robotics 111 303 825
Construction Management 113 255 836
Technical Drawing 163 347 866
Architectural Engineering 129 346 1016
Transportation Engineering 140 360 1108
Automotive Engineering 213 689 1610

Physics rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 40th for Physics in China and 254th in the World with 32,896 publications made and 605,055 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics.

Physics ranking Location
#40 of 553 In China
#70 of 2,752 In Asia
#254 of 6,484 In the World

Lanzhou University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 113 91
1991 125 150
1992 156 170
1993 131 219
1994 137 276
1995 148 267
1996 168 382
1997 164 437
1998 164 494
1999 244 650
2000 227 679
2001 241 776
2002 284 934
2003 375 1284
2004 578 1750
2005 612 2467
2006 788 3425
2007 1072 4639
2008 1237 6143
2009 1327 8273
2010 1563 10485
2011 1556 13471
2012 1493 16797
2013 1572 21453
2014 1692 26004
2015 1737 30535
2016 1548 34426
2017 1472 39731
2018 1648 44172
2019 1812 54038
2020 1957 63267
2021 2603 84891
2022 2730 90738

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

Physics subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Nanotechnology 39 63 134
Materials Science 44 74 196
Condensed Matter Physics 26 54 200
Nuclear Physics 17 43 232
Quantum and Particle physics 40 67 234
Theoretical Physics 14 37 245
Optical Engineering 41 70 251
Applied/Engineering Physics 50 94 268
Atomic and Molecular physics 20 53 321
Astrophysics and Astronomy 37 68 367
Acoustical Engineering 53 101 396
Biophysics 27 80 452
Astrobiology 42 92 480
Medical Physics 45 192 780

Environmental Science rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 32nd for Environmental Science in China and 271st in the World with 27,726 publications made and 426,686 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Paleontology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#32 of 550 In China
#53 of 2,777 In Asia
#271 of 6,683 In the World

Lanzhou University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 53 35
1991 77 83
1992 78 92
1993 71 111
1994 63 147
1995 77 138
1996 87 169
1997 98 234
1998 98 261
1999 129 334
2000 126 350
2001 188 456
2002 201 545
2003 284 875
2004 471 1089
2005 524 1527
2006 717 2168
2007 945 2976
2008 1104 3727
2009 1192 5188
2010 1428 6867
2011 1395 8450
2012 1279 10419
2013 1353 13806
2014 1383 16399
2015 1313 19338
2016 1064 22033
2017 1117 25972
2018 1207 28541
2019 1427 37311
2020 1708 46570
2021 2546 66815
2022 2839 78288

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

Medicine rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 31st for Medicine in China and 568th in the World with 17,162 publications made and 254,938 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Pharmacy, Surgery, Immunology, Psychiatry.

Medicine ranking Location
#31 of 542 In China
#132 of 2,743 In Asia
#568 of 6,552 In the World

Lanzhou University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 16 14
1991 19 29
1992 40 43
1993 49 51
1994 36 93
1995 46 71
1996 41 104
1997 54 134
1998 42 142
1999 66 169
2000 75 212
2001 98 274
2002 106 318
2003 133 395
2004 210 524
2005 246 781
2006 366 1220
2007 435 1535
2008 602 2130
2009 662 2976
2010 737 3839
2011 761 5143
2012 755 6510
2013 843 8068
2014 901 10229
2015 805 12089
2016 769 13213
2017 763 15193
2018 845 16816
2019 1070 20966
2020 1312 26235
2021 1700 38551
2022 1859 44390

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

Medicine subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Pharmacy 4 12 22
Pharmacology 28 81 360
Veterinary 23 96 383
Toxicology 37 127 484
Radiation Therapy 39 149 487
Health Science 19 57 498
Biomedical Engineering 54 151 535
Public Health 25 78 546
Oncology and Cancer research 53 172 564
Pathology 43 160 604
Respiratory Therapy 25 146 611
Epidemiology 30 139 640
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 45 226 648
Immunology 58 208 690
Forensic Science 45 163 694
Neurosurgery 38 242 701
Dentistry 33 191 711
Orthodontics 31 183 713
Virology 52 208 757
Anesthesiology 45 233 764
Anatomy and Physiology 51 218 775
Urology 56 263 780
Medical Physics 45 192 780
Surgery 47 248 787
Physical Therapy 45 161 793
Sonography and Ultrasound 83 305 845
Family medicine 29 183 850
Psychiatry 57 220 861
Sports Medicine 35 169 864
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 71 307 960
Cardiology 77 317 973
Nursing 39 161 979
Critical Care Nursing 47 271 996
Social Work 77 136 1009
Dermatology 56 353 1017
Pediatrics 45 341 1165
Ophthalmology 93 410 1224
Audiology 66 333 1230
Healthcare Management (MHA) 51 273 1279
Gerontology 52 277 1402
Clinical Psychology 84 344 1452
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 83 412 1567
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 73 490 1696

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 41st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 601st in the World with 16,967 publications made and 203,812 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Law, History, Archaeology, Philosophy.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#41 of 559 In China
#75 of 2,813 In Asia
#601 of 6,939 In the World

Lanzhou University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 23 25
1991 24 37
1992 23 30
1993 31 57
1994 17 50
1995 25 57
1996 17 65
1997 30 101
1998 38 98
1999 43 105
2000 47 149
2001 108 193
2002 89 203
2003 155 321
2004 296 414
2005 384 626
2006 513 861
2007 651 1303
2008 737 1691
2009 845 2519
2010 1032 3355
2011 979 3870
2012 840 4653
2013 865 6198
2014 875 7494
2015 730 8598
2016 597 9819
2017 608 11432
2018 700 12942
2019 865 17035
2020 1091 22612
2021 1513 32389
2022 1562 37619

The following table provides academic rankings for Lanzhou University in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Archaeology 34 47 279
History 33 49 325
Classics and Ancient History 9 33 354
Urban and Regional planning 38 65 456
Aesthetics 40 71 468
Art History 11 26 499
Demography 22 72 511
Linguistics 51 105 543
Law 40 71 550
Radio and Television broadcasting 29 89 601
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 28 66 612
Political Science 40 77 653
Forensic Science 45 163 694
Broadcast Journalism 39 117 721
Library and Information science 29 92 738
Public Policy / Administration 33 72 754
Philosophy 48 113 754
Sociology 45 101 761
International Relations and Diplomacy 49 143 810
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 106 215 833
Anthropology 36 109 847
Publishing 59 136 861
Genealogy 36 98 890
International Law 60 161 902
Education Majors 85 195 999
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 86 201 1003
Social Work 77 136 1009
Political Economy 44 136 1046
Gender Studies 33 95 1047
Journalism and Digital Media 97 311 1131
Media Studies 51 160 1186
Communications and Public Relations 81 231 1277

Computer Science rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 63rd for Computer Science in China and 592nd in the World with 14,181 publications made and 169,881 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Telecommunications, Computer Vision, Computer Networking.

Computer Science ranking Location
#63 of 559 In China
#130 of 2,768 In Asia
#592 of 6,597 In the World

Lanzhou University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 19 24
1991 18 38
1992 27 27
1993 16 30
1994 28 58
1995 24 48
1996 26 67
1997 27 90
1998 37 97
1999 44 93
2000 54 146
2001 56 168
2002 64 194
2003 91 258
2004 224 354
2005 283 595
2006 387 845
2007 526 1132
2008 634 1695
2009 620 2226
2010 765 2758
2011 712 3528
2012 684 4158
2013 710 5127
2014 683 6118
2015 686 7287
2016 551 7908
2017 596 9729
2018 642 11359
2019 822 15317
2020 933 20343
2021 1274 30132
2022 1390 34409

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

Computer Science subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Machine Learning 61 115 422
Telecommunications 67 135 436
Animation 65 134 497
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 51 103 499
Computer Vision 65 132 499
Computer Engineering 73 160 511
Computer Networking 75 160 566
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 73 147 566
Cognitive Science 65 126 566
Cyber Security 72 155 593
Computer Graphics 71 168 664
Blockchain and Cryptography 97 226 691
Software Engineering 63 144 736
Library and Information science 29 92 738
Web Design and Development 103 229 760
Neuroscience 48 185 796
Human-Computer Interaction 72 187 800
Robotics 111 303 825
UX/UI Desgin 83 209 826
Computational Linguistics 96 258 879
Database Administration 130 278 884
Management Information Systems 79 194 997
Data Science 90 247 1056
Multimedia 145 470 1496

Mathematics rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 49th for Mathematics in China and 455th in the World with 9,063 publications made and 112,489 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Mathematics ranking Location
#49 of 549 In China
#99 of 2,612 In Asia
#455 of 6,132 In the World

Lanzhou University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 17 12
1991 10 10
1992 17 25
1993 19 22
1994 20 31
1995 17 28
1996 22 40
1997 30 63
1998 23 56
1999 33 79
2000 52 100
2001 53 134
2002 61 189
2003 73 315
2004 164 481
2005 181 611
2006 225 828
2007 310 1134
2008 386 1502
2009 414 2089
2010 505 2367
2011 443 2685
2012 408 2922
2013 468 3660
2014 464 4082
2015 400 4692
2016 369 5036
2017 364 5822
2018 391 6493
2019 509 8958
2020 585 11175
2021 853 17414
2022 838 19360

The following table provides academic rankings for Lanzhou University in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Applied Mathematics 20 29 135
Statistics 55 110 492
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 59 124 626
Blockchain and Cryptography 97 226 691
Operations Research 91 230 741
Actuarial Science 81 173 873
Math Teachers 117 361 1487

Economics rankings

Lanzhou University ranked 45th for Economics in China and 536th in the World with 4,432 publications made and 44,953 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Agricultural Economics, International Trade.

Economics ranking Location
#45 of 540 In China
#86 of 2,385 In Asia
#536 of 5,789 In the World

Lanzhou University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 10 5
1991 4 1
1992 8 9
1993 8 11
1994 7 17
1995 6 9
1996 8 21
1997 14 4
1998 9 19
1999 17 19
2000 16 38
2001 30 52
2002 33 56
2003 50 91
2004 95 166
2005 119 165
2006 139 208
2007 184 373
2008 222 423
2009 259 716
2010 324 854
2011 311 874
2012 258 929
2013 234 1232
2014 251 1421
2015 177 1702
2016 118 1900
2017 112 2356
2018 154 2612
2019 193 3490
2020 210 4842
2021 328 7218
2022 369 8198

The following table provides academic rankings for Lanzhou University in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Agricultural Economics 21 41 246
Finance 41 77 472
International Trade 27 56 530
Development Studies 44 89 587
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 59 124 626
Environmental Economics 90 203 722
International Economics 41 96 735
International Relations and Diplomacy 49 143 810
Actuarial Science 81 173 873
Political Economy 44 136 1046
Investment Banking and Stock trading 107 312 1108

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Lanzhou University

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Performing arts 4 7 126
Painting and Drawing 28 51 342
Sculpture 28 51 342
Illustration and Concept Art 29 55 363
Graphic Design 43 78 387
Literature 41 68 489
International Business 28 58 511
Supply Chain Management 83 178 518
Art & Design 50 98 583
Hospitality and Hotel Management 72 158 598
Fashion Design 57 124 659
Tax Law 65 136 719
Business 73 149 726
Creative Writing 40 80 781
Music 67 152 804
Marketing 66 164 808
Psychology 62 188 834
Singing and Vocal Performance 111 212 851
Management 100 227 880
Risk Management 97 208 898
Interior Design 203 332 899
Real Estate 135 265 913
Entertainment Industry Business 71 193 934
Photography 65 195 934
Advertising 65 194 961
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 70 299 978
Social Psychology 73 181 999
Human Resource Management 95 258 1049
Accounting 83 248 1147
Project Management 124 366 1444
Child Psychology 93 349 1568