Southwest University of Science and Technology: Rankings

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The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 168th in China and 1608th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 19 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Southwest University of Science and Technology is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 10,114 publications and 81,167 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1608 of 14,131 In the World
#452 of 5,830 In Asia
#168 of 960 In China
#1 of 3 In Mianyang
#279 of 1,091 For Firefighting and Fire Science
#335 of 1,007 For Mining Engineering
#386 of 1,571 For Radiochemistry
#4921 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#2519 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 16 other topics

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Engineering

The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 119th for Engineering in China and 779th in the World with 5,594 publications made and 51,975 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#119 of 511 In China
#272 of 2,117 In Asia
#779 of 4,624 In the World

Southwest University of Science and Technology
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2002 6 0
2003 10 1
2004 45 10
2005 102 16
2006 111 17
2007 99 29
2008 208 40
2009 224 42
2010 322 73
2011 468 107
2012 360 247
2013 323 353
2014 374 516
2015 284 603
2016 250 844
2017 273 1149
2018 383 1822
2019 522 3027
2020 588 2600
2021 640 1258

Chemistry

The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 123rd for Chemistry in China and 827th in the World with 4,801 publications made and 57,232 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Radiochemistry, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#123 of 466 In China
#299 of 2,014 In Asia
#827 of 4,317 In the World

Southwest University of Science and Technology
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2002 6 2
2003 7 1
2004 37 10
2005 77 20
2006 65 16
2007 58 26
2008 128 59
2009 136 37
2010 184 87
2011 308 107
2012 252 252
2013 225 389
2014 302 572
2015 271 727
2016 280 957
2017 294 1390
2018 406 1991
2019 539 3174
2020 554 2629
2021 669 1367
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Radiochemistry 93 217 386
Chemical Engineering 102 193 415
Materials Science 108 238 605
Inorganic Chemistry 109 254 667
Physical chemistry 85 227 719
Nanotechnology 148 310 813
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 97 285 942
Petrology and Geochemistry 66 292 1001
Environmental Chemistry 138 335 1034
Nutrition and Food Science 143 488 1183
Organic Chemistry 163 523 1290
Biochemistry 214 730 1735

Physics

The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 118th for Physics in China and 816th in the World with 4,085 publications made and 45,553 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics.

Rank Ranking
#118 of 459 In China
#278 of 1,879 In Asia
#816 of 4,082 In the World

Southwest University of Science and Technology
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2002 4 0
2003 6 1
2004 32 10
2005 68 14
2006 63 16
2007 56 28
2008 102 43
2009 99 40
2010 169 70
2011 272 71
2012 247 260
2013 208 269
2014 249 450
2015 229 534
2016 214 694
2017 233 964
2018 353 1708
2019 445 2609
2020 489 2248
2021 546 1188
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Materials Science 108 238 605
Applied/Engineering Physics 93 194 660
Nanotechnology 148 310 813
Acoustical Engineering 136 380 972
Optical Engineering 133 379 1105
Condensed Matter Physics 138 426 1116
Quantum and Particle physics 131 380 1122
Atomic and Molecular physics 128 390 1174

Computer Science

The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 170th for Computer Science in China and 1382nd in the World with 1,045 publications made and 3,505 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Cyber Security.

Rank Ranking
#170 of 529 In China
#461 of 1,936 In Asia
#1382 of 4,392 In the World

Southwest University of Science and Technology
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2003 7 0
2004 13 2
2005 19 2
2006 39 3
2007 32 1
2008 68 8
2009 97 11
2010 131 20
2011 99 9
2012 88 62
2013 58 12
2014 74 43
2015 42 20
2016 23 58
2017 20 45
2018 27 45
2019 61 171
2020 73 142
2021 74 35
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Cyber Security 86 221 708
Computer Engineering 110 264 735
Robotics 88 278 772
Computer Graphics 102 255 793
Computer Vision 120 300 831
Game Design and Development 102 267 985
Computer Networking 128 414 1005
Blockchain and Cryptography 152 426 1124
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 170 448 1212
Machine Learning 174 450 1213
Management Information Systems 209 422 1421

Environmental Science

The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 137th for Environmental Science in China and 1236th in the World with 1,020 publications made and 5,382 citations received. Main research topics: Environmental Management, Geotechnical Engineering, Geology, Agricultural Science, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#137 of 440 In China
#362 of 1,655 In Asia
#1236 of 4,023 In the World

Southwest University of Science and Technology
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2002 3 1
2003 1 0
2004 9 0
2005 13 1
2006 40 3
2007 20 1
2008 55 2
2009 66 7
2010 71 7
2011 118 41
2012 95 16
2013 85 69
2014 76 34
2015 46 72
2016 42 104
2017 36 180
2018 31 46
2019 59 238
2020 68 285
2021 86 82
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Mining Engineering 65 115 335
Geotechnical Engineering 68 160 422
Environmental Engineering 105 266 733
Environmental Management 94 226 843
Agricultural Science 102 313 937
Earth science and Geophysics 64 255 956
Petrology and Geochemistry 66 292 1001
Urban and Regional planning 164 264 1011
Environmental Chemistry 138 335 1034
Geology 91 293 1048
Hydrology and Water resources management 130 359 1059
Geography and Cartography 163 439 1633

Biology

The Southwest University of Science and Technology ranked 230th for Biology in China and 1764th in the World with 987 publications made and 12,968 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Botany, Agricultural Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Biochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#230 of 477 In China
#700 of 1,987 In Asia
#1764 of 4,496 In the World

Southwest University of Science and Technology
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 9 0
2005 15 0
2006 28 5
2007 23 2
2008 45 35
2009 58 16
2010 48 21
2011 59 31
2012 53 41
2013 48 46
2014 83 164
2015 69 266
2016 79 329
2017 68 447
2018 44 234
2019 69 349
2020 81 545
2021 107 284
Speciality China rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 148 310 813
Horticulture 84 328 852
Agricultural Science 102 313 937
Animal Science 78 284 941
Nutrition and Food Science 143 488 1183
Botany 138 463 1283
Biochemistry 214 730 1735

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Southwest University of Science and Technology

Speciality China Asia World Rank
Interior Design 95 175 483
Agricultural Economics 130 265 781
Supply Chain Management 129 298 877
Environmental Economics 140 279 887
Aesthetics 143 195 922
Singing and Vocal Performance 146 248 935
Literature 184 251 957
Criminology and Criminal Justice 40 105 998
Linguistics 205 334 1001
Actuarial Science 153 274 1017
Law 131 219 1134
Applied Mathematics 184 393 1151
Development Studies 211 403 1296
Art & Design 140 342 1450
Math Teachers 285 543 1498
Mathematics 202 527 1585
Economics 186 473 1646
Business 225 628 2022
Sociology 261 551 2341
Political Science 214 546 2388
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 249 743 2560
Demography 242 902 2593
Psychology 238 909 2908
Medicine 332 1411 3643