Yokohama National University: Rankings

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Yokohama National University ranked 38th in Japan, 833rd in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 120 research topics. Yokohama National University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 24,400 academic publications and 288,738 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 19 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#833 of 14,131 In the World
#175 of 5,830 In Asia
#38 of 719 In Japan
#2 of 12 In Yokohama
#144 of 1,004 For Marine Engineering
#275 of 1,348 For Robotics
#300 of 2,884 For Inorganic Chemistry
#475 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#1480 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 117 other topics

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Engineering rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 20th for Engineering in Japan and 510th in the World with 19,042 publications made and 221,664 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Electrical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.

Engineering ranking Location
#20 of 492 In Japan
#143 of 2,776 In Asia
#510 of 6,555 In the World

Yokohama National University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 175 698
1991 167 736
1992 206 837
1993 237 917
1994 212 972
1995 243 1098
1996 253 1425
1997 257 1500
1998 274 1663
1999 305 2041
2000 411 2182
2001 431 2505
2002 479 2910
2003 549 3029
2004 581 3702
2005 593 4521
2006 585 5255
2007 657 6262
2008 643 6634
2009 611 6989
2010 650 8272
2011 598 8777
2012 608 9130
2013 682 9856
2014 662 10146
2015 684 10636
2016 770 10762
2017 792 11745
2018 827 11994
2019 835 13383
2020 750 15030
2021 796 18791
2022 652 17422

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Engineering.

Physics rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 20th for Physics in Japan and 504th in the World with 18,114 publications made and 223,212 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics.

Physics ranking Location
#20 of 488 In Japan
#135 of 2,752 In Asia
#504 of 6,484 In the World

Yokohama National University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 173 698
1991 169 802
1992 190 848
1993 229 951
1994 220 975
1995 242 1138
1996 262 1444
1997 244 1532
1998 275 1694
1999 286 1981
2000 391 2167
2001 408 2450
2002 463 2927
2003 521 2980
2004 573 3741
2005 578 4555
2006 548 5236
2007 608 6231
2008 596 6618
2009 573 7001
2010 610 8131
2011 549 8885
2012 585 9104
2013 639 9738
2014 623 10148
2015 607 10469
2016 706 10629
2017 732 11663
2018 792 11956
2019 768 13081
2020 708 14634
2021 770 18391
2022 629 16925

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Condensed Matter Physics 22 102 346
Materials Science 20 122 373
Applied/Engineering Physics 24 128 418
Quantum and Particle physics 18 123 434
Optical Engineering 19 120 444
Nanotechnology 22 172 447
Atomic and Molecular physics 28 109 518
Acoustical Engineering 24 134 521
Nuclear Physics 35 140 574
Astrobiology 35 137 622
Astrophysics and Astronomy 32 156 697
Theoretical Physics 36 204 797
Biophysics 94 261 899

Chemistry rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 43rd for Chemistry in Japan and 632nd in the World with 15,895 publications made and 219,807 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physical chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

Chemistry ranking Location
#43 of 480 In Japan
#188 of 2,710 In Asia
#632 of 6,327 In the World

Yokohama National University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 162 678
1991 150 758
1992 185 819
1993 197 867
1994 187 919
1995 212 1013
1996 228 1342
1997 224 1434
1998 250 1576
1999 247 1835
2000 322 1987
2001 368 2287
2002 413 2791
2003 473 2899
2004 504 3599
2005 498 4446
2006 490 5116
2007 525 6168
2008 519 6425
2009 492 6937
2010 516 7862
2011 472 8625
2012 503 8935
2013 554 9601
2014 565 10058
2015 559 10536
2016 611 10647
2017 621 11573
2018 673 11894
2019 667 13043
2020 612 14742
2021 638 18427
2022 535 17055

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Inorganic Chemistry 18 107 300
Environmental Chemistry 14 80 305
Physical chemistry 17 120 318
Materials Science 20 122 373
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 30 114 377
Chemical Engineering 20 174 411
Nanotechnology 22 172 447
Organic Chemistry 32 168 546
Computational Chemistry 23 141 575
Petrology and Geochemistry 30 147 586
Pharmacy 56 222 669
Biochemistry 77 279 850
Radiochemistry 51 464 945
Biochemical Engineering 21 314 956
Nutrition and Food Science 102 700 1660

Biology rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 76th for Biology in Japan and 937th in the World with 10,973 publications made and 169,721 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Paleontology, Nanotechnology, Genetics, Botany.

Biology ranking Location
#76 of 517 In Japan
#304 of 2,784 In Asia
#937 of 6,663 In the World

Yokohama National University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 101 453
1991 100 433
1992 111 500
1993 117 514
1994 122 593
1995 115 618
1996 142 884
1997 154 913
1998 160 1049
1999 156 1192
2000 196 1364
2001 234 1552
2002 259 1909
2003 297 2049
2004 361 2513
2005 330 3065
2006 327 3616
2007 364 4482
2008 393 4993
2009 365 5412
2010 390 6149
2011 340 6729
2012 353 7013
2013 410 7483
2014 446 7865
2015 428 8279
2016 438 8508
2017 438 9031
2018 490 9427
2019 473 10531
2020 466 12188
2021 493 15701
2022 408 14105

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Nanotechnology 22 172 447
Astrobiology 35 137 622
Toxicology 25 216 755
Forestry 23 183 761
Biochemistry 77 279 850
Paleontology 46 246 884
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 52 223 889
Biophysics 94 261 899
Zoology 61 269 1059
Evolutionary Biology 55 303 1125
Agricultural Science 49 427 1190
Molecular Biology 134 441 1207
Neuroscience 109 372 1274
Genetics 111 478 1301
Botany 91 528 1453
Animal Science 91 495 1518
Nutrition and Food Science 102 700 1660
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 124 688 1767
Oncology and Cancer research 148 825 1986
Horticulture 107 902 2113
Microbiology 146 957 2226
Immunology 162 905 2269
Biotechnology 158 1122 2509
Pharmacology 171 1181 2619

Environmental Science rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 31st for Environmental Science in Japan and 796th in the World with 10,384 publications made and 123,590 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Paleontology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#31 of 492 In Japan
#214 of 2,777 In Asia
#796 of 6,683 In the World

Yokohama National University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 83 309
1991 90 337
1992 98 382
1993 126 396
1994 115 423
1995 129 510
1996 139 659
1997 139 625
1998 162 802
1999 147 909
2000 198 941
2001 237 1168
2002 275 1368
2003 294 1484
2004 325 1917
2005 341 2376
2006 322 2553
2007 347 3054
2008 352 3344
2009 330 3627
2010 370 4285
2011 337 4502
2012 339 4908
2013 365 5179
2014 369 5322
2015 412 5735
2016 372 5593
2017 412 6308
2018 428 6732
2019 407 7727
2020 434 9277
2021 463 12266
2022 376 11335

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Environmental Chemistry 14 80 305
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 21 135 484
Oceanography 16 119 506
Earth science and Geophysics 24 142 520
Geotechnical Engineering 21 174 532
Petrology and Geochemistry 30 147 586
Environmental Engineering 18 197 609
Environmental Management 16 202 661
Mining Engineering 27 254 725
Geology 37 202 757
Forestry 23 183 761
Geography and Cartography 22 176 773
Urban and Regional planning 19 170 829
Paleontology 46 246 884
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 52 223 889
Ecology 34 240 893
Agricultural Science 49 427 1190

Computer Science rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 32nd for Computer Science in Japan and 847th in the World with 8,526 publications made and 73,206 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Telecommunications, Computer Networking, Computer Vision, Machine Learning.

Computer Science ranking Location
#32 of 497 In Japan
#221 of 2,768 In Asia
#847 of 6,597 In the World

Yokohama National University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 66 231
1991 78 241
1992 89 333
1993 94 359
1994 96 390
1995 79 442
1996 107 536
1997 95 572
1998 115 620
1999 140 752
2000 154 844
2001 166 919
2002 186 1065
2003 221 1163
2004 245 1343
2005 265 1589
2006 241 1882
2007 297 2074
2008 327 2349
2009 300 2513
2010 311 3040
2011 311 3063
2012 302 3208
2013 354 3356
2014 327 3610
2015 341 3450
2016 373 3535
2017 387 3840
2018 398 4098
2019 380 4677
2020 339 5369
2021 433 7202
2022 324 6526

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Robotics 25 92 275
Telecommunications 15 133 425
Computer Engineering 17 140 441
Computer Networking 15 155 552
Animation 25 162 560
Computer Vision 30 194 684
Cyber Security 16 193 692
Blockchain and Cryptography 22 231 702
Computer Graphics 43 198 742
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 26 219 797
Library and Information science 31 116 834
Human-Computer Interaction 44 214 904
Game Design and Development 42 251 935
Computational Linguistics 42 294 954
Software Engineering 29 266 1108
Cognitive Science 46 352 1145
Machine Learning 38 438 1232
Neuroscience 109 372 1274
Multimedia 56 449 1449
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 124 688 1767
Management Information Systems 30 551 1863

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 33rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Japan and 1369th in the World with 6,022 publications made and 53,681 citations received. Main research topics: Philosophy, Political Science, Law, History, Linguistics.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#33 of 514 In Japan
#300 of 2,813 In Asia
#1369 of 6,939 In the World

Yokohama National University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 39 155
1991 43 152
1992 56 200
1993 53 185
1994 58 222
1995 49 240
1996 58 289
1997 53 247
1998 84 274
1999 96 375
2000 98 363
2001 112 430
2002 143 596
2003 184 634
2004 164 717
2005 177 902
2006 172 1055
2007 220 1401
2008 218 1413
2009 240 1661
2010 241 1869
2011 198 1997
2012 226 2236
2013 241 2451
2014 251 2629
2015 238 2553
2016 234 2529
2017 267 2971
2018 235 3037
2019 270 3537
2020 241 4634
2021 301 6007
2022 234 5472

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

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Aesthetics 23 152 817
Urban and Regional planning 19 170 829
Library and Information science 31 116 834
Public Policy / Administration 14 135 1043
Linguistics 40 282 1047
Archaeology 27 291 1101
History 26 278 1150
Law 21 292 1306
Philosophy 37 314 1420
Political Science 21 294 1446
Classics and Ancient History 41 314 1460
Education Majors 30 351 1483
Sociology 44 365 1586
Demography 86 488 1656
Anthropology 41 432 1837
Communications and Public Relations 23 512 2010
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 43 550 2120

Mathematics rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 24th for Mathematics in Japan and 923rd in the World with 3,708 publications made and 33,226 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Math Teachers.

Mathematics ranking Location
#24 of 417 In Japan
#244 of 2,612 In Asia
#923 of 6,132 In the World

Yokohama National University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 34 94
1991 37 129
1992 53 156
1993 37 176
1994 32 205
1995 33 188
1996 38 253
1997 40 242
1998 46 289
1999 53 346
2000 75 417
2001 80 445
2002 89 473
2003 88 497
2004 106 537
2005 117 711
2006 112 827
2007 124 896
2008 147 1047
2009 146 1171
2010 150 1293
2011 142 1433
2012 135 1512
2013 145 1623
2014 123 1644
2015 139 1640
2016 134 1599
2017 164 1758
2018 161 1846
2019 179 2055
2020 162 2557
2021 175 3553
2022 149 3111

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 17 138 668
Blockchain and Cryptography 22 231 702
Statistics 25 213 836
Applied Mathematics 33 355 1083
Operations Research 27 398 1127
Math Teachers 24 335 1411

Business rankings

Yokohama National University ranked 21st for Business in Japan and 901st in the World with 3,285 publications made and 27,998 citations received. Main research topics: Management, Finance, Marketing, International Business, Operations Research.

Business ranking Location
#21 of 350 In Japan
#203 of 2,509 In Asia
#901 of 6,002 In the World

Yokohama National University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1990 20 75
1991 21 70
1992 38 79
1993 34 114
1994 36 100
1995 34 116
1996 35 155
1997 35 157
1998 39 166
1999 50 214
2000 75 225
2001 59 266
2002 72 297
2003 95 376
2004 96 367
2005 94 429
2006 116 534
2007 101 673
2008 153 748
2009 140 923
2010 138 1012
2011 131 1098
2012 127 1239
2013 117 1294
2014 126 1387
2015 123 1328
2016 142 1286
2017 149 1336
2018 145 1465
2019 150 1604
2020 143 1973
2021 155 2818
2022 113 2498

The following table provides academic rankings for Yokohama National University in various areas of Business.

Business subfield Japan ranking Asia ranking World rank
International Trade 8 51 508
International Business 9 62 529
Real Estate 20 144 593
Management 21 180 741
Investment Banking and Stock trading 18 263 990
Finance 24 239 992
Project Management 13 205 1016
Public Policy / Administration 14 135 1043
Marketing 20 276 1118
Operations Research 27 398 1127
Accounting 17 250 1154
Advertising 38 407 1518
Management Information Systems 30 551 1863

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Yokohama National University

Speciality Japan Asia World Rank
International Economics 7 41 417
Agricultural Economics 15 161 598
Environmental Economics 17 219 754
Sports Medicine 71 203 971
Economics 18 222 1030
Art & Design 35 245 1071
Fashion Design 35 262 1074
Anatomy and Physiology 109 380 1172
Development Studies 21 270 1178
Social Psychology 30 243 1184
Physical Therapy 93 343 1235
Literature 29 293 1270
Urology 110 486 1297
Psychiatry 93 388 1318
Ophthalmology 105 461 1329
Psychology 90 398 1348
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 108 467 1388
Medicine 103 475 1423
Public Health 75 413 1459
Pathology 109 553 1532
Gerontology 84 336 1559
Orthodontics 105 536 1659
Cardiology 149 657 1804
Dentistry 111 626 1807
Surgery 126 636 1819
Nursing 94 627 2139
Anesthesiology 170 866 2274
Clinical Psychology 114 806 2499
Child Psychology 133 783 2524