South China Normal University: Rankings

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South China Normal University ranked 61st in China and 756th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 54 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for South China Normal University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 25,186 publications and 292,213 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 5 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#756 of 14,160In the World
#144 of 5,829In Asia
#61 of 960In China
#4 of 24In Guangzhou
#184 of 1,841For Optical Engineering
#255 of 1,816For Inorganic Chemistry
#330 of 2,087For Chemical Engineering
#3411 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#653 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 51 other topics

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Engineering

South China Normal University ranked 81st for Engineering in China and 539th in the World with 7,244 publications made and 93,602 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Computer Networking.

RankRanking
#81 of 515In China
#177 of 2,141In Asia
#539 of 4,716In the World

South China Normal University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199130
199260
199391
199450
199540
199685
199750
199850
19991712
2000436
2001234
20024520
20035124
20049281
200511955
200614776
2007238248
2008248332
2009307325
2010355406
2011360647
2012411912
2013426692
20143981348
20154331381
20164541799
20175042044
20185472330
20197233384
20208183511

Physics

South China Normal University ranked 64th for Physics in China and 468th in the World with 7,143 publications made and 96,230 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum and Particle physics.

RankRanking
#64 of 464In China
#143 of 1,914In Asia
#468 of 4,160In the World

South China Normal University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199161
199260
1993111
199460
199530
199691
199781
199880
19992413
2000404
2001245
20024337
20034328
20049167
200510592
2006144130
2007207257
2008239267
2009261465
2010334446
2011325643
2012370902
2013381705
20144041351
20154371367
20164421591
20174861825
20185652440
20197703687
20208714254

Chemistry

South China Normal University ranked 77th for Chemistry in China and 540th in the World with 6,894 publications made and 112,384 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry.

RankRanking
#77 of 471In China
#176 of 2,045In Asia
#540 of 4,409In the World

South China Normal University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199230
199391
199450
199510
199651
199751
199873
19991112
2000333
20012213
20023633
20033226
20048371
200511579
2006133109
2007181247
2008221386
2009274563
2010337600
2011330904
20123871051
2013395924
20143921594
20154281657
20164371942
20174822248
20185282577
20197093656
20208153611

Biology

South China Normal University ranked 92nd for Biology in China and 811th in the World with 3,560 publications made and 83,360 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Botany, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#92 of 481In China
#253 of 2,011In Asia
#811 of 4,578In the World

South China Normal University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
199110
199251
199330
199451
199510
199610
199731
199844
1999162
2000155
2001129
20022318
20033115
20046164
20056123
200610588
2007125179
2008166320
2009170355
2010158360
2011198596
20122131412
2013199628
2014213938
20152471021
20162342647
20172951874
20181821175
20192651137
20203531539

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

South China Normal University ranked 55th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 937th in the World with 3,060 publications made and 7,633 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, Demography, Linguistics.

RankRanking
#55 of 525In China
#128 of 1,916In Asia
#937 of 5,152In the World

South China Normal University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199220
199320
199400
199510
199611
199700
199813
199960
200080
2001240
2002292
2003526
200413230
20051595
20062025
200726425
200828730
200926538
201030425
201129756
201218244
201315038
201415180
2015121144
201660156
201751123
201851171
201980200
2020122348

Computer Science

South China Normal University ranked 85th for Computer Science in China and 817th in the World with 2,998 publications made and 35,381 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Management Information Systems, Computer Networking.

RankRanking
#85 of 531In China
#198 of 1,973In Asia
#817 of 4,494In the World

South China Normal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199220
199310
199400
199510
199610
199700
199800
199980
200090
200192
2002151
2003210
20044921
2005657
20069734
2007996
200817231
200920186
2010200137
2011223118
20122081111
2013184247
2014161259
2015147370
20161321803
2017156403
2018172430
2019242671
2020275830

Psychology

South China Normal University ranked 22nd for Psychology in China and 701st in the World with 1,969 publications made and 27,214 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Child Psychology.

RankRanking
#22 of 423In China
#73 of 1,377In Asia
#701 of 3,753In the World

South China Normal University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
1991112
199231
199320
199400
199510
199610
199700
199813
199900
200052
200172
2002161
2003187
20043734
20055910
2006634
20076822
20089541
200911858
2010116112
201197134
20121071006
2013102346
2014119232
2015127402
2016110374
2017127444
2018102275
2019142412
2020200459

Business

South China Normal University ranked 80th for Business in China and 980th in the World with 1,477 publications made and 3,467 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Advertising, Marketing, Management, Hospitality and Hotel Management.

RankRanking
#80 of 503In China
#196 of 1,617In Asia
#980 of 4,080In the World

South China Normal University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199910
200030
2001110
200290
2003135
2004580
2005664
2006962
20071192
20081314
20091354
201015110
20111486
201211234
20138257
20147860
20156143
201628117
20173152
20182053
201939142
202055266

Mathematics

South China Normal University ranked 55th for Mathematics in China and 558th in the World with 1,336 publications made and 14,984 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics.

RankRanking
#55 of 477In China
#118 of 1,482In Asia
#558 of 3,475In the World

South China Normal University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199124
199210
199326
199400
199510
199600
199724
199844
199930
20001312
2001135
2002102
2003202
200429376
20055011
2006469
20077425
20089514
20099943
201010462
201111664
20128746
201377226
20146064
201551120
20164683
20174178
201849109
201985175
2020105195

Art & Design

South China Normal University ranked 51st for Art & Design in China and 720th in the World with 838 publications made and 1,115 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Aesthetics, Creative Writing, Multimedia, Graphic Design.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#51 of 414In China
#112 of 977In Asia
#720 of 2,801In the World

South China Normal University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199930
200050
2001110
200290
2003150
2004340
2005490
2006481
2007791
2008861
20099124
2010852
2011838
20124033
2013462
2014412
20153912
20161530
20171012
201886
2019119
20202246

Economics

South China Normal University ranked 48th for Economics in China and 595th in the World with 767 publications made and 9,591 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#48 of 427In China
#96 of 1,185In Asia
#595 of 3,117In the World

South China Normal University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199316
199400
199500
199600
199700
199811
199900
200010
200140
200270
200390
200422374
2005352
2006561
20076312
2008701
2009623
20107916
2011906
20124517
201337153
2014458
20153059
20161656
20171111
20181122
20191659
202036210

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for South China Normal University