Peking Union Medical College: Rankings

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Peking Union Medical College ranked 53rd in China and 707th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 11 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Peking Union Medical College is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 66,259 publications and 1,144,025 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 2 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#707 of 14,131 In the World
#126 of 5,830 In Asia
#53 of 960 In China
#9 of 59 In Beijing
#20 of 1,036 For Plastic Surgery
#25 of 1,474 For Pharmacology
#38 of 1,650 For Oncology and Cancer research
#3993 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#2174 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 8 other topics

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Medicine

Peking Union Medical College ranked 7th for Medicine in China and 115th in the World with 40,885 publications made and 743,154 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Pharmacology, Immunology, Cardiology.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 441 In China
#13 of 1,964 In Asia
#115 of 4,739 In the World

Peking Union Medical College
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 79 38
1992 25 18
1993 37 98
1994 73 46
1995 53 21
1996 121 42
1997 124 65
1998 159 156
1999 184 123
2000 210 267
2001 180 232
2002 270 390
2003 314 411
2004 383 695
2005 528 1523
2006 616 1027
2007 651 1030
2008 1103 1594
2009 1527 3604
2010 1703 2926
2011 1807 3376
2012 2038 4504
2013 1965 5001
2014 2148 6778
2015 2199 6802
2016 2435 8647
2017 2537 9366
2018 2730 7943
2019 3608 10437
2020 4804 59722
2021 5794 7290
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Plastic Surgery 1 1 20
Pharmacology 1 1 25
Oncology and Cancer research 5 6 38
Radiation Therapy 3 3 40
Epidemiology 1 1 51
Virology 2 6 53
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 9 14 55
Respiratory Therapy 5 5 75
Cardiology 2 4 78
Cosmetology 1 8 95
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 9 22 101
Immunology 4 12 108
Surgery 9 23 131
Anesthesiology 7 18 135
Dermatology 2 17 137
Pathology 11 31 149
Medical Physics 4 9 154
Urology 12 31 159
Critical Care Nursing 6 10 169
Health Science 5 8 173
Toxicology 10 35 183
Public Health 7 14 193
Forensic Science 18 30 201
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 9 21 207
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 11 22 210
Family medicine 6 15 214
Veterinary 11 50 246
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 6 17 260
Ophthalmology 14 75 269
Biomedical Engineering 21 53 270
Anatomy and Physiology 8 42 280
Physical Therapy 8 27 282
Gerontology 8 26 282
Pediatrics 12 40 284
Sonography and Ultrasound 31 67 291
Healthcare Management (MHA) 11 32 338
Optometry 18 80 392
Nursing 14 42 396
Orthodontics 22 113 397
Dentistry 19 130 419
Neurosurgery 30 162 467
Pharmacy 45 150 518
Occupational Therapy 28 119 645
Psychiatry 19 100 685
Audiology 32 157 760
Sports Medicine 30 165 788
Sports / Exercise science 53 181 923
Clinical Psychology 36 175 978

Biology

Peking Union Medical College ranked 9th for Biology in China and 153rd in the World with 29,603 publications made and 611,597 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Genetics.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 477 In China
#22 of 1,987 In Asia
#153 of 4,496 In the World

Peking Union Medical College
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 74 50
1992 37 40
1993 46 108
1994 66 32
1995 41 13
1996 108 39
1997 127 53
1998 135 118
1999 189 128
2000 208 118
2001 184 280
2002 248 344
2003 307 424
2004 341 668
2005 462 1093
2006 517 1060
2007 532 999
2008 791 1541
2009 1102 2056
2010 1252 3267
2011 1269 3308
2012 1462 4593
2013 1458 4590
2014 1627 5669
2015 1667 5754
2016 1917 7349
2017 1911 8619
2018 1826 6953
2019 2339 8720
2020 3121 25923
2021 3846 14439
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Pharmacology 1 1 25
Oncology and Cancer research 5 6 38
Virology 2 6 53
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 5 10 90
Immunology 4 12 108
Molecular Biology 7 28 142
Genetics 9 22 172
Toxicology 10 35 183
Botany 16 40 197
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 6 17 260
Biotechnology 21 54 281
Biochemistry 17 49 305
Microbiology 19 60 309
Evolutionary Biology 15 36 375
Entomology 22 55 395
Biophysics 34 79 399
Neuroscience 19 60 420
Horticulture 45 160 469
Nutrition and Food Science 60 183 514
Nanotechnology 133 272 730
Forestry 52 166 740
Zoology 49 147 782
Animal Science 58 220 799
Agricultural Science 164 480 1320

Chemistry

Peking Union Medical College ranked 106th for Chemistry in China and 729th in the World with 4,537 publications made and 92,877 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#106 of 466 In China
#253 of 2,014 In Asia
#729 of 4,317 In the World

Peking Union Medical College
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 21 26
1992 25 27
1993 18 12
1994 13 7
1995 7 4
1996 29 9
1997 44 21
1998 28 15
1999 32 30
2000 34 25
2001 40 77
2002 43 64
2003 65 75
2004 55 56
2005 91 101
2006 112 325
2007 116 185
2008 165 261
2009 243 411
2010 223 529
2011 230 720
2012 270 835
2013 305 877
2014 306 965
2015 238 706
2016 307 1054
2017 300 1148
2018 204 698
2019 249 859
2020 264 744
2021 356 473
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Biochemistry 17 49 305
Biochemical Engineering 37 85 414
Organic Chemistry 53 144 460
Radiochemistry 109 263 481
Nutrition and Food Science 60 183 514
Pharmacy 45 150 518
Nanotechnology 133 272 730
Computational Chemistry 95 261 894
Environmental Chemistry 154 379 1121
Materials Science 196 511 1185
Chemical Engineering 267 704 1448
Inorganic Chemistry 284 770 1675

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Peking Union Medical College ranked 19th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 487th in the World with 3,912 publications made and 124,550 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, History, Communications and Public Relations, Classics and Ancient History.

Rank Ranking
#19 of 524 In China
#39 of 1,903 In Asia
#487 of 5,073 In the World

Peking Union Medical College
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 7
1992 1 3
1993 6 90
1994 12 15
1995 2 9
1996 6 4
1997 9 29
1998 10 82
1999 8 11
2000 16 35
2001 11 18
2002 30 179
2003 36 131
2004 47 133
2005 46 337
2006 59 214
2007 55 193
2008 94 242
2009 124 987
2010 181 250
2011 171 392
2012 205 663
2013 160 684
2014 200 1292
2015 299 1392
2016 205 1433
2017 223 1569
2018 265 1199
2019 356 1586
2020 447 5363
2021 577 961
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Demography 6 13 197
Forensic Science 18 30 201
Genealogy 5 15 325
Classics and Ancient History 14 36 408
Library and Information science 20 51 496
Occupational Safety and Health 15 59 504
History 21 39 509
Publishing 27 59 621
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 77 157 714
Sports / Exercise science 53 181 923
Public Policy / Administration 84 145 951
Communications and Public Relations 76 166 1097
Political Science 69 170 1230

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Non-core subjects for Peking Union Medical College

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Data Science 41 66 431
Computer Science 59 130 595
Actuarial Science 52 104 607
Sexology 9 30 608
Development Studies 59 115 616
Geography and Cartography 72 155 817
Literature 108 158 833
Statistics 67 183 844
Agricultural Engineering 129 377 854
Photography 68 186 854
Management 103 218 865
Database Administration 114 240 865
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 49 177 885
Psychology 38 125 901
Computational Linguistics 92 297 914
Human Resource Management 74 207 934
Engineering Management 235 318 943
Machine Learning 113 291 947
Agricultural Economics 168 355 958
Acoustical Engineering 138 382 974
Project Management 111 242 1005
Cognitive Science 72 173 1014
Information Technology 142 318 1022
Firefighting and Fire Science 170 415 1078
Management Information Systems 100 241 1098
Physics 162 419 1116
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 153 395 1124
Business 113 277 1193
Ecology 102 266 1234
Economics 137 308 1268
Engineering 198 538 1326
Environmental Science 153 418 1357
Computer Vision 231 624 1419
Art & Design 145 354 1475
Optical Engineering 194 633 1566
Mathematics 225 577 1703
Environmental Management 245 634 1757