Shanghai Normal University: Rankings

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Shanghai Normal University ranked 105th in China, 1133rd in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 103 research topics. Shanghai Normal University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 15,872 academic publications and 182,807 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#1133 of 14,131 In the World
#278 of 5,830 In Asia
#105 of 960 In China
#9 of 35 In Shanghai
#451 of 1,097 For Landscape Architecture
#473 of 1,946 For Theoretical Physics
#556 of 4,034 For Chemical Engineering
#2506 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#1370 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 100 other topics

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Physics rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 122nd for Physics in China and 906th in the World with 8,755 publications made and 126,645 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Astrophysics and Astronomy.

Physics ranking Location
#122 of 553 In China
#282 of 2,752 In Asia
#906 of 6,484 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 7 5
1991 3 7
1992 6 10
1993 7 13
1994 8 15
1995 7 8
1996 7 17
1997 8 27
1998 10 21
1999 18 28
2000 29 54
2001 36 79
2002 43 121
2003 69 193
2004 139 231
2005 183 306
2006 246 413
2007 362 595
2008 391 1116
2009 468 1646
2010 508 2122
2011 537 3042
2012 451 3779
2013 433 4651
2014 463 5632
2015 386 6356
2016 324 6915
2017 403 7803
2018 453 8858
2019 548 10985
2020 561 14083
2021 729 19048
2022 650 20590

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

Physics subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Theoretical Physics 43 97 473
Nanotechnology 105 219 574
Astrophysics and Astronomy 90 203 805
Quantum and Particle physics 111 249 832
Condensed Matter Physics 131 301 848
Optical Engineering 125 290 910
Materials Science 140 333 917
Acoustical Engineering 116 279 933
Applied/Engineering Physics 159 368 993
Biophysics 106 317 1027
Nuclear Physics 126 363 1083
Atomic and Molecular physics 127 345 1096

Engineering rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 148th for Engineering in China and 1037th in the World with 8,527 publications made and 124,898 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Electrical Engineering.

Engineering ranking Location
#148 of 558 In China
#353 of 2,776 In Asia
#1037 of 6,555 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 3 4
1991 1 9
1992 5 8
1993 5 11
1994 4 9
1995 4 9
1996 6 16
1997 3 12
1998 7 13
1999 14 23
2000 23 35
2001 25 61
2002 34 79
2003 64 137
2004 142 162
2005 171 229
2006 236 311
2007 324 496
2008 365 930
2009 430 1378
2010 466 1779
2011 513 2641
2012 429 3383
2013 410 4394
2014 419 5139
2015 384 6035
2016 308 6706
2017 395 7665
2018 461 8736
2019 550 10926
2020 591 14484
2021 779 19939
2022 701 21983

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

Engineering subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Landscape Architecture 67 108 451
Chemical Engineering 112 220 556
Nanotechnology 105 219 574
Remote Sensing 110 219 811
Biomedical Engineering 83 269 824
Optical Engineering 125 290 910
Materials Science 140 333 917
Environmental Engineering 125 325 918
Acoustical Engineering 116 279 933
Applied/Engineering Physics 159 368 993
Aerospace Engineering 118 323 1061
Metallurgical Engineering 163 408 1064
Electronic Engineering 143 432 1108
Engineering Management 301 410 1128
Computer Networking 152 401 1144
Structural Engineering 157 432 1164
Electrical Engineering 163 459 1195
Computer Engineering 173 464 1199
Automation and Control engineering 187 505 1203
Operations Research 170 452 1233
Telecommunications 175 481 1238
Biotechnology 138 469 1263
Geotechnical Engineering 188 506 1320
Civil Engineering 189 493 1355
Transportation Engineering 195 506 1370
Reliability and Quality Engineering 236 648 1561
Mechanical Engineering 217 587 1569
Systems Engineering 210 573 1665
Automotive Engineering 270 862 1879
Human-Computer Interaction 235 713 1975

Biology rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 133rd for Biology in China and 1092nd in the World with 8,204 publications made and 138,688 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Nanotechnology, Paleontology, Botany.

Biology ranking Location
#133 of 548 In China
#367 of 2,784 In Asia
#1092 of 6,663 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 6 3
1991 3 6
1992 7 6
1993 3 5
1994 2 2
1995 4 4
1996 3 8
1997 4 10
1998 5 9
1999 11 14
2000 16 25
2001 25 49
2002 27 78
2003 52 112
2004 122 101
2005 152 173
2006 193 268
2007 296 511
2008 318 843
2009 386 1331
2010 417 1709
2011 464 2552
2012 397 3308
2013 391 4343
2014 409 5206
2015 379 6287
2016 331 6985
2017 400 8023
2018 462 9287
2019 546 11581
2020 625 16087
2021 742 21788
2022 709 24855

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

Biology subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Nanotechnology 105 219 574
Botany 98 276 906
Evolutionary Biology 122 227 946
Biochemistry 125 332 954
Horticulture 108 372 1026
Biophysics 106 317 1027
Zoology 101 295 1127
Nutrition and Food Science 128 430 1141
Genetics 143 401 1148
Molecular Biology 166 455 1240
Biotechnology 138 469 1263
Agricultural Science 164 489 1327
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 171 477 1354
Paleontology 162 445 1362
Oncology and Cancer research 181 608 1514
Pharmacology 190 655 1584
Neuroscience 152 503 1592
Microbiology 163 625 1598
Virology 153 575 1610
Immunology 189 637 1681
Forestry 166 614 1833
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 187 641 1864

Chemistry rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 144th for Chemistry in China and 1077th in the World with 7,274 publications made and 133,762 citations received. Main research topics: Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Chemistry ranking Location
#144 of 546 In China
#381 of 2,710 In Asia
#1077 of 6,327 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 4 2
1991 2 5
1992 6 5
1993 4 9
1994 3 5
1995 3 5
1996 7 9
1997 6 11
1998 7 11
1999 9 12
2000 13 35
2001 19 50
2002 22 89
2003 33 109
2004 86 98
2005 107 160
2006 158 290
2007 227 518
2008 254 895
2009 299 1316
2010 363 1724
2011 402 2603
2012 344 3375
2013 370 4437
2014 390 5327
2015 350 6394
2016 298 7098
2017 384 8143
2018 430 9374
2019 541 11861
2020 564 15552
2021 701 21463
2022 622 24362

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

Chemistry subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Chemical Engineering 112 220 556
Nanotechnology 105 219 574
Radiochemistry 111 282 579
Inorganic Chemistry 115 246 665
Physical chemistry 144 321 842
Materials Science 140 333 917
Biochemistry 125 332 954
Organic Chemistry 138 340 957
Environmental Chemistry 133 350 997
Pharmacy 120 397 1071
Nutrition and Food Science 128 430 1141
Computational Chemistry 198 583 1508
Petrology and Geochemistry 190 578 1657

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 120th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 1371st in the World with 7,273 publications made and 36,474 citations received. Main research topics: Philosophy, Political Science, Law, History, Archaeology.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#120 of 559 In China
#301 of 2,813 In Asia
#1371 of 6,939 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 3 6
1991 3 1
1992 2 3
1993 5 1
1994 1 6
1995 3 1
1996 6 8
1997 8 15
1998 8 12
1999 6 17
2000 18 18
2001 28 22
2002 44 50
2003 113 49
2004 230 47
2005 297 83
2006 353 102
2007 453 134
2008 460 199
2009 531 358
2010 521 540
2011 447 602
2012 336 844
2013 324 1097
2014 274 1326
2015 243 1343
2016 167 1404
2017 197 1698
2018 248 2212
2019 307 3055
2020 361 5165
2021 504 7202
2022 550 8420

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

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Radio and Television broadcasting 26 80 574
Urban and Regional planning 74 119 662
Broadcast Journalism 36 114 706
Military science 42 108 803
Early Childhood Education 18 77 819
International Relations and Diplomacy 65 175 873
Aesthetics 90 176 886
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 50 139 952
Linguistics 113 254 972
Genealogy 50 130 980
Archaeology 128 242 992
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 87 203 1006
Education Majors 86 197 1006
Political Economy 41 132 1040
History 123 238 1063
Law 114 228 1099
Journalism and Digital Media 96 304 1119
Media Studies 40 134 1131
Public Policy / Administration 85 198 1231
Classics and Ancient History 86 241 1251
Political Science 116 244 1296
Anthropology 78 257 1375
Sociology 105 289 1375
Philosophy 109 302 1379
Art History 99 221 1506
Communications and Public Relations 108 338 1585
Gender Studies 67 237 1593
Demography 134 495 1668
Library and Information science 152 457 1890

Environmental Science rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 138th for Environmental Science in China and 1165th in the World with 7,212 publications made and 73,878 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Geology, Paleontology, Oceanography.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#138 of 550 In China
#350 of 2,777 In Asia
#1165 of 6,683 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 4 2
1991 0 7
1992 4 5
1993 4 8
1994 3 4
1995 1 3
1996 3 3
1997 3 5
1998 6 5
1999 5 13
2000 12 18
2001 26 28
2002 19 21
2003 74 62
2004 176 38
2005 204 105
2006 262 153
2007 368 235
2008 376 419
2009 424 678
2010 455 851
2011 451 1252
2012 348 1649
2013 318 2085
2014 309 2660
2015 288 2920
2016 210 3271
2017 292 3894
2018 334 4608
2019 399 6103
2020 444 8962
2021 588 12945
2022 569 15025

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

Environmental Science subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Urban and Regional planning 74 119 662
Hydrology and Water resources management 105 308 831
Environmental Engineering 125 325 918
Environmental Chemistry 133 350 997
Ecology 128 317 1093
Geography and Cartography 127 306 1162
Earth science and Geophysics 177 441 1261
Oceanography 156 404 1261
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 156 443 1286
Geotechnical Engineering 188 506 1320
Geology 161 425 1324
Agricultural Science 164 489 1327
Environmental Management 193 520 1359
Paleontology 162 445 1362
Petrology and Geochemistry 190 578 1657
Forestry 166 614 1833
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 187 641 1864

Computer Science rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 147th for Computer Science in China and 1253rd in the World with 6,275 publications made and 45,981 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Telecommunications, Computer Networking, Computer Vision.

Computer Science ranking Location
#147 of 559 In China
#393 of 2,768 In Asia
#1253 of 6,597 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 4 4
1991 2 7
1992 1 6
1993 4 8
1994 2 8
1995 3 6
1996 3 10
1997 4 15
1998 8 14
1999 8 26
2000 15 19
2001 23 37
2002 34 43
2003 61 52
2004 144 74
2005 168 79
2006 220 125
2007 293 150
2008 317 344
2009 372 502
2010 399 715
2011 361 945
2012 303 1257
2013 300 1546
2014 263 1895
2015 234 2089
2016 210 2252
2017 244 2539
2018 260 3106
2019 317 4174
2020 390 6469
2021 555 9104
2022 546 10226

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

Computer Science subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Animation 99 215 685
Computational Linguistics 86 228 814
Computer Graphics 97 234 843
Database Administration 120 260 856
Machine Learning 131 302 957
Cognitive Science 131 312 1056
Computer Vision 158 391 1125
Software Engineering 110 271 1128
Cyber Security 140 368 1134
Computer Networking 152 401 1144
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 158 385 1164
Computer Engineering 173 464 1199
Telecommunications 175 481 1238
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 171 477 1354
Neuroscience 152 503 1592
Blockchain and Cryptography 237 674 1601
Multimedia 236 658 1777
Management Information Systems 197 550 1862
Library and Information science 152 457 1890
Human-Computer Interaction 235 713 1975
Data Science 242 711 2008

Mathematics rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 112th for Mathematics in China and 959th in the World with 4,249 publications made and 32,814 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Mathematics ranking Location
#112 of 549 In China
#253 of 2,612 In Asia
#959 of 6,132 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 4 5
1991 1 6
1992 1 9
1993 4 14
1994 6 14
1995 4 9
1996 5 13
1997 3 16
1998 7 20
1999 7 28
2000 11 23
2001 20 28
2002 31 46
2003 38 53
2004 87 88
2005 114 88
2006 150 108
2007 169 172
2008 245 373
2009 292 539
2010 270 723
2011 254 976
2012 216 1047
2013 228 1332
2014 198 1514
2015 166 1365
2016 111 1381
2017 154 1489
2018 174 1672
2019 200 2405
2020 231 3419
2021 331 4847
2022 355 5429

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

Mathematics subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Applied Mathematics 44 69 255
Math Teachers 60 188 928
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 134 327 1205
Statistics 148 367 1213
Operations Research 170 452 1233
Blockchain and Cryptography 237 674 1601

Psychology rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 136th for Psychology in China and 1444th in the World with 3,020 publications made and 20,301 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Neuroscience, Education Majors, Psychiatry, Cognitive Science.

Psychology ranking Location
#136 of 547 In China
#430 of 2,647 In Asia
#1444 of 6,353 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 1 3
1991 1 1
1992 0 1
1993 1 0
1994 0 2
1995 0 0
1996 1 2
1997 0 1
1998 1 0
1999 2 2
2000 6 2
2001 6 5
2002 13 4
2003 35 5
2004 68 13
2005 95 14
2006 108 11
2007 139 20
2008 159 65
2009 188 90
2010 170 165
2011 166 211
2012 147 342
2013 143 482
2014 109 671
2015 107 734
2016 74 892
2017 107 976
2018 95 1204
2019 140 1609
2020 186 2516
2021 271 3728
2022 339 4647

The following table provides academic rankings for Shanghai Normal University in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 87 203 1006
Education Majors 86 197 1006
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 77 329 1024
Cognitive Science 131 312 1056
Child Psychology 56 185 1079
Social Psychology 83 221 1121
Clinical Psychology 83 336 1434
Neuroscience 152 503 1592
Psychiatry 165 541 1704

Business rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 150th for Business in China and 1309th in the World with 2,800 publications made and 15,024 citations received. Main research topics: Management, Finance, Marketing, Hospitality and Hotel Management, Advertising.

Business ranking Location
#150 of 554 In China
#358 of 2,509 In Asia
#1309 of 6,002 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1990 2 1
1991 1 1
1992 0 0
1993 3 4
1994 0 0
1995 2 0
1996 1 3
1997 5 3
1998 2 4
1999 4 5
2000 7 3
2001 9 11
2002 12 8
2003 28 13
2004 74 25
2005 103 25
2006 135 35
2007 143 43
2008 185 85
2009 221 165
2010 217 212
2011 187 348
2012 142 366
2013 141 429
2014 117 526
2015 93 527
2016 78 610
2017 83 600
2018 64 742
2019 83 1016
2020 142 1665
2021 229 2477
2022 213 2763

The following table provides academic rankings for Shanghai Normal University in various areas of Business.

Business subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Hospitality and Hotel Management 20 47 248
Entertainment Industry Business 67 184 909
Real Estate 147 283 937
Risk Management 138 268 1002
Human Resource Management 93 255 1045
Finance 120 267 1096
Engineering Management 301 410 1128
Public Policy / Administration 85 198 1231
Operations Research 170 452 1233
International Trade 122 283 1281
Investment Banking and Stock trading 132 411 1326
Advertising 100 338 1367
International Business 136 343 1424
Management 178 483 1492
Marketing 149 465 1567
Project Management 208 554 1797
Management Information Systems 197 550 1862
Accounting 171 559 1871

Economics rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 99th for Economics in China and 1003rd in the World with 2,620 publications made and 13,717 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, Investment Banking and Stock trading.

Economics ranking Location
#99 of 540 In China
#212 of 2,385 In Asia
#1003 of 5,789 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 3 3
1991 1 2
1992 1 7
1993 5 8
1994 1 4
1995 4 5
1996 2 7
1997 1 7
1998 3 7
1999 7 15
2000 9 10
2001 11 8
2002 14 16
2003 38 15
2004 72 32
2005 94 37
2006 115 71
2007 157 78
2008 166 153
2009 209 208
2010 208 333
2011 183 455
2012 136 476
2013 125 571
2014 119 697
2015 93 515
2016 63 564
2017 59 560
2018 70 691
2019 92 945
2020 104 1548
2021 172 2270
2022 196 2587

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

Economics subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Development Studies 53 112 686
International Relations and Diplomacy 65 175 873
Political Economy 41 132 1040
Finance 120 267 1096
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 134 327 1205
Environmental Economics 223 480 1272
International Trade 122 283 1281
Investment Banking and Stock trading 132 411 1326

Art & Design rankings

Shanghai Normal University ranked 99th for Art & Design in China and 1008th in the World with 2,014 publications made and 4,720 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Fashion Design, Aesthetics, Creative Writing, Computer Graphics.

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

Art & Design ranking Location
#99 of 546 In China
#215 of 2,183 In Asia
#1008 of 5,426 In the World

Shanghai Normal University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Art & Design publications Art & Design citations
1990 0 0
1991 0 0
1992 0 2
1993 2 0
1994 0 1
1995 0 2
1996 1 3
1997 0 0
1998 0 2
1999 1 1
2000 11 5
2001 9 7
2002 10 1
2003 47 6
2004 94 7
2005 109 6
2006 140 18
2007 168 16
2008 152 33
2009 179 41
2010 176 52
2011 153 82
2012 94 149
2013 90 192
2014 52 186
2015 51 256
2016 33 213
2017 36 324
2018 43 376
2019 47 483
2020 69 739
2021 100 953
2022 99 1151

The following table provides academic rankings for Shanghai Normal University in various areas of Art & Design.

Art & Design subfield China ranking Asia ranking World rank
Music 23 59 447
Landscape Architecture 67 108 451
Singing and Vocal Performance 27 75 499
Animation 99 215 685
Literature 72 128 766
Interior Design 158 262 778
Painting and Drawing 126 208 793
Sculpture 126 208 793
Illustration and Concept Art 124 210 813
Creative Writing 46 91 829
Computer Graphics 97 234 843
Aesthetics 90 176 886
Entertainment Industry Business 67 184 909
Performing arts 86 173 934
Photography 84 228 995
Graphic Design 137 301 1003
Cinematography 38 142 1011
Fashion Design 136 320 1232
Art History 99 221 1506
Multimedia 236 658 1777

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Shanghai Normal University

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Audiology 83 390 1327
Orthodontics 87 412 1346
Dentistry 105 467 1451
Family medicine 82 427 1519
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 160 566 1627
Health Science 113 423 1667
Medicine 176 580 1668
Pathology 187 612 1699
Public Health 137 520 1724
Physical Therapy 160 582 1798
Anatomy and Physiology 200 668 1846
Sports Medicine 144 697 2052
Nursing 144 637 2167
Surgery 208 836 2304