Yokohama National University: Rankings

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Yokohama National University ranked 41st in Japan, 830th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 53 research topics. Yokohama National University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 16,421 publications and 288,940 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 20 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#830 of 14,131 In the World
#173 of 5,830 In Asia
#41 of 719 In Japan
#2 of 12 In Yokohama
#156 of 1,718 For Inorganic Chemistry
#193 of 1,016 For Telecommunications
#196 of 1,018 For Marine Engineering
#466 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#1453 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 50 other topics

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Acceptance rate and other statistics

Engineering

Yokohama National University ranked 16th for Engineering in Japan and 378th in the World with 8,212 publications made and 124,014 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Electronic Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#16 of 278 In Japan
#130 of 2,117 In Asia
#378 of 4,624 In the World

Yokohama National University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 74 44
1992 60 31
1993 77 32
1994 91 42
1995 73 63
1996 130 69
1997 132 118
1998 148 205
1999 160 182
2000 171 203
2001 175 143
2002 211 400
2003 233 344
2004 251 355
2005 276 324
2006 267 233
2007 316 568
2008 324 445
2009 298 396
2010 327 356
2011 309 333
2012 325 320
2013 347 276
2014 318 333
2015 297 454
2016 388 438
2017 344 499
2018 427 385
2019 388 364
2020 355 233
2021 370 108

Chemistry

Yokohama National University ranked 23rd for Chemistry in Japan and 415th in the World with 6,539 publications made and 141,535 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#23 of 300 In Japan
#133 of 2,014 In Asia
#415 of 4,317 In the World

Yokohama National University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 65 38
1992 43 24
1993 52 20
1994 76 44
1995 57 91
1996 97 153
1997 108 149
1998 129 158
1999 128 182
2000 146 228
2001 167 261
2002 184 348
2003 197 384
2004 220 426
2005 240 469
2006 199 297
2007 239 613
2008 240 443
2009 221 342
2010 240 472
2011 215 379
2012 239 346
2013 268 387
2014 236 373
2015 226 619
2016 275 404
2017 254 487
2018 357 452
2019 288 277
2020 260 205
2021 281 100
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Inorganic Chemistry 12 64 156
Physical chemistry 14 62 277
Chemical Engineering 17 152 302
Materials Science 18 125 308
Environmental Chemistry 16 89 387
Computational Chemistry 16 83 415
Organic Chemistry 39 155 485
Petrology and Geochemistry 29 103 491
Pharmacy 58 181 597
Nanotechnology 28 239 662
Radiochemistry 46 418 831
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 54 286 943
Biochemistry 134 446 1213

Physics

Yokohama National University ranked 21st for Physics in Japan and 413th in the World with 6,334 publications made and 99,697 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#21 of 274 In Japan
#126 of 1,879 In Asia
#413 of 4,082 In the World

Yokohama National University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 61 47
1992 41 20
1993 58 27
1994 77 31
1995 46 41
1996 99 59
1997 86 68
1998 101 87
1999 124 152
2000 129 158
2001 148 126
2002 177 271
2003 185 264
2004 185 275
2005 240 306
2006 196 186
2007 212 474
2008 234 364
2009 211 274
2010 204 253
2011 228 264
2012 228 236
2013 247 235
2014 220 240
2015 197 355
2016 273 407
2017 249 453
2018 384 506
2019 308 369
2020 304 314
2021 309 118
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Optical Engineering 14 72 238
Astrobiology 17 25 274
Condensed Matter Physics 22 75 286
Materials Science 18 125 308
Acoustical Engineering 24 109 361
Atomic and Molecular physics 24 77 417
Applied/Engineering Physics 28 159 563
Nuclear Physics 51 163 599
Quantum and Particle physics 33 151 608
Theoretical Physics 32 159 624
Nanotechnology 28 239 662
Astrophysics and Astronomy 71 208 869
Biophysics 103 329 979

Environmental Science

Yokohama National University ranked 20th for Environmental Science in Japan and 706th in the World with 1,727 publications made and 33,505 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Environmental Management, Environmental Chemistry, Geotechnical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#20 of 200 In Japan
#158 of 1,655 In Asia
#706 of 4,023 In the World

Yokohama National University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 19 8
1992 14 9
1993 17 3
1994 15 4
1995 15 8
1996 22 17
1997 32 26
1998 24 29
1999 20 8
2000 35 68
2001 31 60
2002 39 60
2003 48 62
2004 38 73
2005 53 73
2006 47 77
2007 64 94
2008 60 214
2009 72 107
2010 72 99
2011 72 104
2012 71 78
2013 72 112
2014 96 139
2015 92 370
2016 84 205
2017 78 240
2018 69 123
2019 69 92
2020 79 53
2021 77 44
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Geotechnical Engineering 14 117 308
Environmental Chemistry 16 89 387
Mining Engineering 9 144 429
Petrology and Geochemistry 29 103 491
Paleontology 23 80 528
Oceanography 26 100 545
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 20 89 555
Geology 28 122 559
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 19 131 585
Environmental Engineering 17 214 610
Earth science and Geophysics 35 128 612
Forestry 24 148 683
Ecology 20 93 715
Environmental Management 16 218 825
Geography and Cartography 24 220 1040
Agricultural Science 44 424 1222

Computer Science

Yokohama National University ranked 31st for Computer Science in Japan and 903rd in the World with 1,201 publications made and 17,016 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Robotics, Computer Networking, Telecommunications.

Rank Ranking
#31 of 254 In Japan
#237 of 1,936 In Asia
#903 of 4,392 In the World

Yokohama National University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 11 24
1992 7 2
1993 4 13
1994 9 6
1995 8 0
1996 19 14
1997 23 17
1998 18 83
1999 15 7
2000 19 6
2001 16 2
2002 38 89
2003 27 30
2004 23 23
2005 39 68
2006 29 28
2007 57 53
2008 62 42
2009 53 55
2010 68 25
2011 59 27
2012 64 41
2013 65 27
2014 60 43
2015 43 74
2016 68 112
2017 49 88
2018 52 43
2019 61 46
2020 61 51
2021 49 6
Speciality Japan rank Asia rank World rank
Telecommunications 7 52 193
Robotics 21 66 229
Cyber Security 10 122 423
Computer Engineering 17 135 430
Computer Networking 19 164 482
Computer Graphics 60 196 652
Blockchain and Cryptography 26 210 664
Computer Vision 68 339 922
Computational Linguistics 51 303 924
Machine Learning 24 278 929
Game Design and Development 48 249 965
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 43 325 979

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Yokohama National University

Speciality Japan Asia World Rank
International Economics 5 29 196
International Trade 7 43 237
International Business 9 52 310
Agricultural Economics 17 175 593
Environmental Economics 11 175 624
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 18 130 692
Toxicology 22 238 774
Risk Management 11 163 803
Cosmetology 67 297 824
Economics 15 165 844
Tax Law 18 181 900
Zoology 54 194 902
Mathematics 19 268 995
Development Studies 17 249 1009
Applied Mathematics 34 327 1016
Statistics 31 273 1018
Molecular Biology 147 456 1181
Business 17 284 1212
Marketing 13 338 1246
Botany 82 466 1286
Biology 114 517 1381
Demography 78 431 1495
Medicine 123 584 1724
Art & Design 64 454 1744
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 44 399 1757
Political Science 35 436 2109
Psychology 123 663 2368