Sun Yat - Sen University: Rankings

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Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 11th in China and 226th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 21 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Sun Yat - Sen University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 129,575 publications and 2,145,286 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 14 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#226 of 14,160In the World
#26 of 5,829In Asia
#11 of 960In China
#1 of 24In Guangzhou
#17 of 1,713For Oncology and Cancer research
#20 of 1,007For Radiation Therapy
#20 of 1,000For Ophthalmology
#1169 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#342 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 18 other topics

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Medicine

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 5th for Medicine in China and 105th in the World with 51,137 publications made and 762,883 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Pathology, Immunology.

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#5 of 451In China
#10 of 2,003In Asia
#105 of 4,839In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990111
1991102
1992100
19931213
19942611
19951610
1996183
19972213
19982415
199953146
20006767
20019658
2002300177
2003464200
2004629573
2005872712
200611911192
200715891930
200818002301
200921644052
201022584092
201125365531
201226906472
201331568387
201432839690
2015335610504
2016336813979
2017388814227
2018393013790
2019468117249
2020564642798

Biology

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 5th for Biology in China and 104th in the World with 38,480 publications made and 851,385 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#5 of 481In China
#16 of 2,011In Asia
#104 of 4,578In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199092
1991122
1992142
1993165
19943121
19951412
1996119
19972116
19985043
19997350
200010597
2001129134
2002223210
2003375412
2004519704
2005666990
20068831513
200710782540
200811802550
200914253196
201015494571
201118416239
201219538612
201322848916
2014241711447
2015262211963
2016275214810
2017326017118
2018303514540
2019352618398
2020425828169

Chemistry

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 23rd for Chemistry in China and 128th in the World with 19,777 publications made and 518,382 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#23 of 471In China
#42 of 2,045In Asia
#128 of 4,409In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990314
1991284
1992376
19935917
19944613
19954720
19966722
19976843
19988444
199913469
200011797
2001151303
2002187455
2003263603
2004301639
2005386992
20065151208
20075851812
20086351719
20096562174
20107122228
20118192917
20128764484
201310185053
201411206511
201511956365
201611417464
2017145810306
2018165510994
2019197012628
202021289847

Engineering

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 37th for Engineering in China and 166th in the World with 19,493 publications made and 406,788 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering.

RankRanking
#37 of 515In China
#64 of 2,141In Asia
#166 of 4,716In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990262
1991341
1992476
19935512
19943811
19954117
19965618
19975432
19986927
199910554
200010149
2001132226
2002147263
2003222493
2004268449
2005354619
2006488819
20075931161
20086641147
20096901611
20107191391
20118131968
20128553328
20139703908
201410415304
201511155223
201611536568
201713749275
2018163510686
2019202912266
2020229010138

Physics

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 30th for Physics in China and 168th in the World with 16,569 publications made and 379,136 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics, Condensed Matter Physics.

RankRanking
#30 of 464In China
#54 of 1,914In Asia
#168 of 4,160In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990429
19914611
1992525
19936411
19945014
19955415
19968223
19977633
19989028
199911766
200010855
2001130207
2002130207
2003216384
2004214328
2005278493
2006370634
2007396956
2008435871
20094711117
20104861183
20115781688
20126403261
20137203989
20148395408
20159315255
20169756826
201712158193
2018158410845
2019190812708
202020949841

Computer Science

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 24th for Computer Science in China and 200th in the World with 11,127 publications made and 204,768 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Blockchain and Cryptography.

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#24 of 531In China
#40 of 1,973In Asia
#200 of 4,494In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
199110
199220
199310
199410
199500
199620
199731
19981310
1999134
20003136
20014037
20024249
20036084
2004130111
2005190115
2006229223
2007288249
2008343503
2009410408
2010437638
20114681128
20125042029
20135661661
20145652530
20156812969
20166724829
20177735370
20189265622
201913997370
202016107115

Environmental Science

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 17th for Environmental Science in China and 232nd in the World with 9,033 publications made and 155,671 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Ecology, Environmental Chemistry.

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#17 of 453In China
#29 of 1,693In Asia
#232 of 4,129In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199043
199151
1992103
1993129
1994116
19951516
199671
19971718
19981612
19993547
20004537
20016340
20025595
200375150
2004138157
2005153169
2006254290
2007318485
2008332416
2009332746
2010334599
20113881075
20124071299
20134061582
20144161423
20154551983
20164932525
20176983897
20187213218
20199024194
202012115284

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 7th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in China and 303rd in the World with 8,556 publications made and 122,058 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Law.

RankRanking
#7 of 525In China
#16 of 1,916In Asia
#303 of 5,152In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199013
199130
199241
199340
199453
199564
199650
199731
199850
199915124
2000311
2001636
20029440
200310860
200423576
200523490
2006362200
2007447264
2008429242
20094011080
2010420604
2011461679
2012397759
2013340943
20144421417
20154501715
20164363337
20174852012
20185651987
20197322646
20208857068

Business

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 13th for Business in China and 262nd in the World with 4,502 publications made and 50,914 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Hospitality and Hotel Management, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Management Information Systems.

RankRanking
#13 of 503In China
#22 of 1,617In Asia
#262 of 4,080In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199123
199200
199310
199400
1995110
199620
199741
199810
19996120
200080
2001236
2002407
20034729
200412711
200515120
200621764
2007300163
2008249141
2009273200
2010277105
2011292344
2012260544
2013273477
2014258608
2015266788
2016179779
20172101324
20182141361
20192811014
20203641445

Mathematics

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 31st for Mathematics in China and 298th in the World with 3,054 publications made and 34,019 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#31 of 477In China
#52 of 1,482In Asia
#298 of 3,475In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199150
199210
199371
199412
199500
199610
199774
199851
199992
200091
20011711
2002159
20032534
20044959
20057749
20069769
20079263
200815698
2009185184
2010146103
2011160242
2012168235
2013177309
2014157292
2015177668
2016148540
2017187603
2018199784
2019301929
20203051198

Economics

Sun Yat - Sen University ranked 17th for Economics in China and 282nd in the World with 2,370 publications made and 25,625 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#17 of 427In China
#27 of 1,185In Asia
#282 of 3,117In the World

Sun Yat - Sen University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199013
199123
199210
199310
199410
199565
199600
199731
199810
199931
200060
2001105
20021811
20032916
2004648
20058323
200611033
200712428
200814984
2009131181
2010132115
2011150121
2012134283
2013136202
2014139234
2015161340
2016104323
2017125908
2018119967
2019145479
2020182539

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