Shanghai Normal University: Rankings

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Shanghai Normal University ranked 104th in China, 1120th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 36 research topics. Shanghai Normal University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 11,887 publications and 153,266 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1120 of 14,131 In the World
#274 of 5,830 In Asia
#104 of 960 In China
#8 of 35 In Shanghai
#394 of 2,018 For Chemical Engineering
#422 of 1,718 For Inorganic Chemistry
#433 of 1,004 For Theoretical Physics
#2371 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#1352 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 33 other topics

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Chemistry

Shanghai Normal University ranked 120th for Chemistry in China and 806th in the World with 2,644 publications made and 76,428 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#120 of 466 In China
#290 of 2,014 In Asia
#806 of 4,317 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 4 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 0
1997 3 1
1998 3 1
1999 6 37
2000 10 26
2001 8 16
2002 6 19
2003 15 40
2004 32 77
2005 27 73
2006 43 118
2007 58 254
2008 102 274
2009 123 280
2010 157 344
2011 193 731
2012 141 518
2013 143 533
2014 199 698
2015 173 729
2016 148 653
2017 187 812
2018 179 829
2019 229 982
2020 226 679
2021 226 238
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Chemical Engineering 98 185 394
Inorganic Chemistry 71 162 422
Radiochemistry 107 259 472
Nanotechnology 87 168 486
Materials Science 126 284 708
Organic Chemistry 100 292 793
Pharmacy 99 329 964
Nutrition and Food Science 118 407 1025
Biochemistry 103 366 1047
Environmental Chemistry 169 415 1166

Engineering

Shanghai Normal University ranked 136th for Engineering in China and 886th in the World with 2,528 publications made and 57,493 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Automation and Control engineering, Optical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#136 of 511 In China
#326 of 2,117 In Asia
#886 of 4,624 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 4 1
1998 3 0
1999 4 35
2000 3 2
2001 2 5
2002 7 4
2003 12 8
2004 23 35
2005 29 28
2006 42 91
2007 45 175
2008 104 166
2009 165 227
2010 172 345
2011 169 533
2012 139 390
2013 158 387
2014 161 441
2015 156 576
2016 123 522
2017 166 713
2018 170 775
2019 208 839
2020 214 602
2021 248 238
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Chemical Engineering 98 185 394
Nanotechnology 87 168 486
Landscape Architecture 80 132 518
Civil Engineering 99 205 625
Materials Science 126 284 708
Biomedical Engineering 73 232 744
Remote Sensing 108 252 873
Mining Engineering 155 335 889
Biotechnology 88 298 921
Computer Engineering 172 395 960
Agricultural Engineering 155 451 984
Architectural Engineering 202 403 991
Marine Engineering 157 396 998
Engineering Management 297 387 1022
Optical Engineering 122 339 1033
Industrial Engineering 186 367 1048
Petroleum Engineering 180 415 1069
Automation and Control engineering 172 462 1087
Computer Networking 147 479 1109
Structural Engineering 188 502 1152

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Shanghai Normal University ranked 64th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 979th in the World with 2,409 publications made and 5,363 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Linguistics, History, Philosophy.

Rank Ranking
#64 of 524 In China
#146 of 1,903 In Asia
#979 of 5,073 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 1
1997 0 0
1998 1 0
1999 0 0
2000 5 0
2001 6 0
2002 8 0
2003 49 0
2004 102 1
2005 142 16
2006 117 5
2007 68 2
2008 202 37
2009 438 4
2010 341 3
2011 301 42
2012 165 15
2013 92 23
2014 92 21
2015 44 16
2016 32 24
2017 17 72
2018 29 46
2019 25 52
2020 49 657
2021 83 35
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Linguistics 36 65 446
Genealogy 13 33 521
Aesthetics 55 77 599
Urban and Regional planning 84 142 646
Sociology 26 49 672
Education Majors 26 72 682
Law 54 95 728
Classics and Ancient History 38 86 763
History 43 84 854
Radio and Television broadcasting 48 159 865
Philosophy 38 70 873
International Relations and Diplomacy 47 149 898
Public Policy / Administration 70 125 901
Social Work 46 98 901
Broadcast Journalism 49 146 919
Political Economy 50 128 951
Gender Studies 49 121 971
Archaeology 54 138 980
Journalism and Digital Media 75 225 984
Media Studies 49 126 991
Human Rights Law 58 147 993
Early Childhood Education 36 130 997
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 39 109 1007
Art History 32 61 1009
Political Science 49 123 1014
Publishing 81 193 1019
Communications and Public Relations 96 215 1226
Demography 117 420 1470

Physics

Shanghai Normal University ranked 119th for Physics in China and 817th in the World with 2,211 publications made and 59,639 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Theoretical Physics, Astrophysics and Astronomy.

Rank Ranking
#119 of 459 In China
#279 of 1,879 In Asia
#817 of 4,082 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 0
1997 2 1
1998 2 0
1999 7 34
2000 4 1
2001 6 7
2002 10 15
2003 16 20
2004 19 31
2005 17 27
2006 34 62
2007 35 157
2008 72 173
2009 87 165
2010 124 296
2011 119 477
2012 107 492
2013 122 580
2014 143 450
2015 151 620
2016 120 539
2017 172 753
2018 173 832
2019 207 919
2020 224 652
2021 232 228
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Theoretical Physics 27 94 433
Nanotechnology 87 168 486
Astrophysics and Astronomy 25 101 546
Materials Science 126 284 708
Biophysics 92 241 816
Quantum and Particle physics 105 280 932
Optical Engineering 122 339 1033
Condensed Matter Physics 129 382 1048
Atomic and Molecular physics 129 401 1188

Biology

Shanghai Normal University ranked 139th for Biology in China and 1102nd in the World with 1,765 publications made and 41,260 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Botany, Biochemistry, Genetics, Zoology.

Rank Ranking
#139 of 477 In China
#381 of 1,987 In Asia
#1102 of 4,496 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 6 1
2004 22 44
2005 25 38
2006 34 23
2007 37 132
2008 49 56
2009 98 83
2010 109 192
2011 118 435
2012 123 277
2013 107 294
2014 124 474
2015 113 438
2016 115 544
2017 134 638
2018 129 485
2019 129 539
2020 139 446
2021 150 98
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 87 168 486
Botany 66 217 692
Forestry 61 186 804
Biophysics 92 241 816
Zoology 54 161 818
Entomology 79 211 884
Genetics 99 265 888
Biotechnology 88 298 921
Paleontology 37 203 968
Evolutionary Biology 95 226 969
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 122 306 970
Nutrition and Food Science 118 407 1025
Molecular Biology 133 379 1027
Biochemistry 103 366 1047
Agricultural Science 167 486 1331
Oncology and Cancer research 174 560 1379

Computer Science

Shanghai Normal University ranked 147th for Computer Science in China and 1259th in the World with 1,000 publications made and 8,383 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Computer Vision, Cognitive Science, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

Rank Ranking
#147 of 529 In China
#401 of 1,936 In Asia
#1259 of 4,392 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 3
2002 2 0
2003 6 0
2004 19 0
2005 17 2
2006 38 1
2007 25 16
2008 44 15
2009 102 39
2010 76 36
2011 60 40
2012 57 47
2013 82 82
2014 60 97
2015 49 80
2016 24 28
2017 43 176
2018 53 118
2019 66 282
2020 90 131
2021 85 39
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Computational Linguistics 71 189 670
Cognitive Science 30 91 795
Computer Engineering 172 395 960
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 128 316 963
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 122 306 970
Computer Networking 147 479 1109
Computer Vision 178 503 1222
Blockchain and Cryptography 184 499 1228
Management Information Systems 174 382 1372

Mathematics

Shanghai Normal University ranked 88th for Mathematics in China and 762nd in the World with 939 publications made and 6,072 citations received. Main research topics: Applied Mathematics, Math Teachers, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Rank Ranking
#88 of 462 In China
#190 of 1,446 In Asia
#762 of 3,376 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 2 1
1995 2 1
1996 3 3
1997 1 0
1998 3 1
1999 1 0
2000 2 8
2001 3 1
2002 5 1
2003 3 0
2004 24 17
2005 33 10
2006 28 14
2007 30 16
2008 54 95
2009 111 30
2010 87 56
2011 73 26
2012 64 17
2013 49 23
2014 46 10
2015 36 23
2016 25 12
2017 31 35
2018 48 59
2019 46 69
2020 50 33
2021 75 24
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Applied Mathematics 43 75 304
Math Teachers 33 121 606
Actuarial Science 149 268 1011
Statistics 106 309 1088
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 118 298 1148
Blockchain and Cryptography 184 499 1228

Environmental Science

Shanghai Normal University ranked 145th for Environmental Science in China and 1279th in the World with 914 publications made and 7,998 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Environmental Management, Agricultural Science, Geology.

Rank Ranking
#145 of 440 In China
#381 of 1,655 In Asia
#1279 of 4,023 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 6 0
2004 20 20
2005 23 11
2006 33 24
2007 17 3
2008 53 9
2009 60 12
2010 60 55
2011 74 45
2012 73 31
2013 61 28
2014 43 15
2015 60 104
2016 45 79
2017 40 88
2018 45 129
2019 51 136
2020 71 477
2021 72 56
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Urban and Regional planning 84 142 646
Geography and Cartography 54 116 710
Forestry 61 186 804
Oceanography 45 185 858
Mining Engineering 155 335 889
Paleontology 37 203 968
Hydrology and Water resources management 110 315 1002
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 111 314 1063
Ecology 89 229 1129
Environmental Chemistry 169 415 1166
Environmental Management 156 403 1238
Agricultural Science 167 486 1331
Geology 166 541 1593

Business

Shanghai Normal University ranked 119th for Business in China and 1221st in the World with 841 publications made and 2,174 citations received. Main research topics: Hospitality and Hotel Management, Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Finance, Advertising.

Rank Ranking
#119 of 499 In China
#288 of 1,599 In Asia
#1221 of 4,001 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 2 0
2002 2 0
2003 12 0
2004 28 0
2005 36 0
2006 39 1
2007 18 1
2008 64 29
2009 106 11
2010 121 2
2011 102 2
2012 72 9
2013 52 30
2014 42 6
2015 25 9
2016 15 12
2017 9 94
2018 12 35
2019 8 15
2020 27 22
2021 48 14
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Hospitality and Hotel Management 27 54 271
Advertising 53 135 658
Entertainment Industry Business 36 112 718
Marketing 67 182 869
International Trade 119 224 895
Public Policy / Administration 70 125 901
Human Resource Management 81 220 957
International Business 122 247 972
Management 166 303 990
Actuarial Science 149 268 1011
Supply Chain Management 189 389 1017
Engineering Management 297 387 1022
Real Estate 173 322 1030
Finance 136 311 1103
Investment Banking and Stock trading 124 328 1155
Management Information Systems 174 382 1372

Psychology

Shanghai Normal University ranked 66th for Psychology in China and 1239th in the World with 747 publications made and 3,836 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science, Clinical Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#66 of 410 In China
#227 of 1,345 In Asia
#1239 of 3,654 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 10 0
2005 21 4
2006 28 0
2007 9 0
2008 43 17
2009 90 17
2010 51 15
2011 60 15
2012 64 20
2013 48 45
2014 40 29
2015 37 35
2016 22 54
2017 34 140
2018 25 32
2019 38 47
2020 47 29
2021 70 14
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Education Majors 26 72 682
Cognitive Science 30 91 795
Social Work 46 98 901
Social Psychology 47 132 1024
Child Psychology 33 139 1073
Clinical Psychology 68 313 1274

Art & Design

Shanghai Normal University ranked 55th for Art & Design in China and 740th in the World with 691 publications made and 719 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Creative Writing, Aesthetics, Entertainment Industry Business, Music.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#55 of 402 In China
#121 of 942 In Asia
#740 of 2,700 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2006 34 1
2007 25 0
2008 59 0
2009 106 0
2010 100 0
2011 99 2
2012 43 2
2013 21 1
2014 26 0
2015 8 0
2016 9 1
2017 2 100
2018 4 1
2019 4 0
2020 9 11
2021 14 2
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Music 5 14 196
Literature 32 45 428
Landscape Architecture 80 132 518
Singing and Vocal Performance 37 89 558
Aesthetics 55 77 599
Creative Writing 38 65 689
Interior Design 143 257 691
Entertainment Industry Business 36 112 718
Painting and Drawing 108 196 844
Sculpture 108 196 844
Performing arts 26 70 871
Fashion Design 61 142 887
Illustration and Concept Art 122 227 921
Art History 32 61 1009

Economics

Shanghai Normal University ranked 96th for Economics in China and 1009th in the World with 519 publications made and 2,126 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Political Economy.

Rank Ranking
#96 of 421 In China
#215 of 1,160 In Asia
#1009 of 3,039 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 23 1
2005 21 0
2006 14 1
2007 20 1
2008 38 28
2009 72 5
2010 97 1
2011 73 6
2012 32 4
2013 14 6
2014 16 8
2015 15 9
2016 9 15
2017 10 23
2018 6 4
2019 7 8
2020 15 307
2021 29 9
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Development Studies 49 93 522
Agricultural Economics 149 314 883
International Trade 119 224 895
International Relations and Diplomacy 47 149 898
Political Economy 50 128 951
Actuarial Science 149 268 1011
International Economics 123 273 1013
Finance 136 311 1103
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 118 298 1148
Investment Banking and Stock trading 124 328 1155

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Shanghai Normal University

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Audiology 67 273 1003
Medicine 190 715 2012