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High Impact universities / institutions, this ranking of universities in different research fields, indication of university impact on that research field.

(Higher education makes a fundamentally important difference - to individuals, through improved life chances and opportunities; to the economy, through innovation and skills; and to society, increasing our knowledge, through research discoveries and increasing social mobility and cohesion.)

 

 

Multidisciplinary Field:
Most-Cited Institutions

(Ranked by total citations, based on papers and citations recorded in ScienceNaturePNAS, and other ISI-indexed multidisciplinary)

Rank

   Institutions

 

Papers

Citations

1

Harvard University

3,584

276,309

2

Johns Hopkins University

1,210

116,038

3

University of California, San Francisco

1,213

99,955

4

National Cancer Institute

1,015

97,037

5

MIT

1,407

96,731

 

SOURCE: ISI Essential Science Indicators (ESI), a web-based data file reflecting upwards of 7 million papers published in 8,500 ISI-indexed journals over the last decade, covering 22 main fields of science and the social sciences. Users can create citation-based rankings of scientists, papers, journals, nations, and institutions. Available from the Research Services Group.

 

Institution Rankings In Chemistry

Based on citations per paper among institutions with 50,000 or more citations. Data from Thomson Reuters's Essential Science IndicatorsSM,

Rank

     Institution

Papers

Citations

Citations
Per
Paper

1

SCRIPPS RES INST , USA

2,178

71,251

32.71

2

HARVARD UNIV , USA

2,773

90,094

32.49

3

CALTECH , USA

2,217

70,748

31.91

4

YALE UNIV , USA

1,766

53,603

30.35

5

MIT , USA

3,734

99,650

26.69

6

NORTHWESTERN UNIV , USA

2,888

74,379

25.75

7

UNIV CALIF BERKELEY , USA

5,271

127,846

24.25

8

UNIV CALIF SANTA BARBARA ,USA

2,225

50,948

22.90

9

STANFORD UNIV , USA

2,729

62,003

22.72

10

UNIV UTRECHT , Germany

2,469

50,244

20.35

11

UNIV STRASBOURG 1 , France

3,553

70,108

19.73

12

UNIV MINNESOTA , USA

3,693

67,403

18.25

13

UNIV TEXAS AUSTIN , USA

3,241

57,200

17.65

14

UNIV ILLINOIS , USA

4,486

76,533

17.06

15

UNIV WISCONSIN , USA

3,553

60,276

16.96

16

ETH ZURICH , Switzerland

4,900

82,264

16.79

17

MAX PLANCK SOCIETY , Germany

11,765

184,643

15.69

18

UNIV LONDON IMPERIAL COLL SCI TECHNOL & MED , United Kingdom

3,591

56,129

15.63

19

UNIV CAMBRIDGE , United Kingdom

4,849

75,741

15.62

20

TECH UNIV MUNICH , Germany

3,561

55,546

15.60

The data above were extracted from Thomson Reuters'sEssential Science Indicators database. 

 

 

Computer Science:
High-Impact Institutions

Ranked by average citations per paper, among worldwide institutions that published at least 500 papers in Thomson ISI-indexed journals of computer science.

Rank

   University

Papers

Citations

Average cites per paper

1

Princeton University

562

3,787

6.74

2

University of California, Berkeley

1,191

7,243

6.08

3

Stanford University

1,320

7,736

5.86

4

AT&T

2,435

13,994

5.75

5

MIT

1,540

8,275

5.37

 

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Economics & Business: Most-Cited Institutions

Rank

   Institution

 

Papers

Citations

1

Harvard University  

1,997

20,985

2

Natl. Bureau Econ. Research
(Cambridge, MA) 

1,876

17,869

3

University of Chicago  

1,112

14,372

4

University of Pennsylvania  

1,540

14,266

5

MIT 

1,284

12,606

 

 

Institution Rankings in Engineering

Based on citations per paper among institutions with 10,000 or more citations. Data from Thomson Reuters's Essential Science IndicatorsSM,

Rank

     Institution

Papers

Citations

Citations
Per
Paper

1

Harvard University,
Cambridge, MA USA

1,067

12,788

11.99

2

AT&T,
various locations, USA

1,239

13,089

10.56

3

California Institute of Technology,
Pasadena, CA USA

1,944

19,470

10.02

4

Stanford University,
Stanford, CA USA

3,428

32,291

9.42

5

University of California, Santa Barbara,
Santa Barbara, CA USA

1,585

13,848

8.74

6

Princeton University,
Princeton, NJ USA

1,582

13,699

8.66

7

University of California, Los Angeles,
Los Angeles, CA USA

2,487

21,466

8.63

8

Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Cambridge, MA USA

4,539

37,448

8.25

9

IBM Corporation,
various locations worldwide

2,120

17,435

8.22

10

University of California, Berkeley,
Berkeley, CA USA

4,721

37,039

7.85

11

Cornell University,
Ithaca, NY USA

2,059

15,789

7.67

12

Northwestern University,
Evanston, IL USA

1,617

12,195

7.54

13

Carnegie Mellon University,
Pittsburgh, PA USA

2,007

14,997

7.47

14

Johns Hopkins University,
Baltimore, MD USA

1,624

12,038

7.41

15

Max Planck Society,
various locations, Germany

2,449

17,259

7.05

16

ETH Zurich,
Zurich, Switzerland

2,443

17,005

6.96

17

University of California, San Diego,
San Diego, CA USA

2,500

17,375

6.95

18

Lawrence Livermore National Lab,
Livermore, CA USA

1,854

12,677

6.84

19

University of Southern California,
Los Angeles, CA USA

1,736

11,841

6.82

20

Technical University of Denmark,
Lyngby, Copenhagen, Denmark

1,662

11,257

6.77

The data above were extracted from Thomson Reuters'sEssential Science IndicatorsSM database.

 

 

Institutional Rankings in Environment and Ecology

Based on citations per paper among institutions with 10,000 or more citations. Data from Thomson Reuters's Essential Science IndicatorsSM,

Rank

     Institution

Papers

Citations

Citations
Per
Paper

1

Stanford University,
Stanford, CA, USA

1,020

21,318

20.90

2

University of California, Santa Barbara,
Santa Barbara, CA, USA

823

16,099

19.56

3

Princeton University,
Princeton, NJ, USA

555

10,852

19.55

4

Smithsonian Institution,
Washington, DC, USA

939

17,964

19.13

5

University of California, Santa Cruz,
Santa Cruz, CA, USA

583

10,965

18.81

6

University of Edinburgh,
Edinburgh, Scotland

663

12,411

18.72

7

University of Sheffield,
Sheffield, England

789

14,357

18.20

8

University of Oxford,
Oxford, England

699

12,655

18.10

9

University of Alaska,
Fairbanks and other campuses, AK, USA

657

11,706

17.82

10

Max Planck Society,
various locations, Germany

1,008

17,861

17.72

11

Michigan State University,
East Lansing, MI, USA

1,124

19,482

17.33

12

Duke University,
Durham, NC, USA

1,136

19,560

17.22

13

Umea University,
Umea, Sweden

641

10,979

17.13

14

University of London Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine,
London, England

986

16,790

17.03

15

Harvard University,
Cambridge, MA, USA

1,134

19,172

16.91

16

University of Minnesota,
St. Paul, MN, USA

1,488

24,620

16.55

17

University of Maryland,
College Park, MD, USA

1,157

18,605

16.08

18

Arizona State University,
Tempe, AZ, USA

687

10,827

15.76

19

University of Wisconsin,
Madison and other campuses, WI, USA

1,801

28,372

15.75

20

Swiss Federal Institute of Environmental Science and Technology,
Duebendorf, Switzerland

697

10,974

15.74

The data above were extracted from Thomson Reuters'sEssential Science IndicatorsSM database. 

 

Materials Science: High-Impact Institutions

Ranked by average citations per paper, among worldwide institutions that published at least 475 papers in ISI-indexed journals of materials science.

Rank

   University

Number of papers,
1992-2002

Citations

Average cites per paper

1

University of California, Santa Barbara

917

14,341

15.64

2

Caltech

498

4,956

9.95

3

IBM Corporation

1,226

11,886

9.69

4

MIT 

1,606

15,082

9.39

Cornell University

720

6,760

9.39

5

University of Pennsylvania

491

4,554

9.27

 

 

 

Institution Rankings In Molecular Biology & Genetics

Based Based on citations per paper among institutions with 50,000 or more citations. Data from Thomson Reuters's Essential Science IndicatorsSM,

Rank

     Institution

Papers

Citations

Citations
Per
Paper

1

COLD SPRING HARBOR LAB, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA

701

63,830

91.06

2

SALK INSTITUTE FOR BIOLOGICAL STUDIES,
La Jolla, CA, USA

745

56,974

76.48

3

MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA

1,917

142,140

74.15

4

MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CTR,
New York, NY, USA

1,112

75,528

67.92

5

EUROPEAN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY LAB, Heidelberg, Germany

1,585

101,325

63.93

6

CANCER RESEARCH UK, various locations, United Kingdom

970

58,740

60.56

7

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SOUTHWESTERN MEDICAL CTR, Dallas, TX, USA

1,717

100,954

58.80

8

ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY, New York, NY, USA

1,383

80,473

58.19

9

MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL  HOSPITAL, Boston, MA, USA

1,430

82,974

58.02

10

HARVARD UNIVERSITY, Cambridge, MA, USA

8,312

447,853

53.88

The data above were extracted from Thomson Reuters'sEssential Science IndicatorsSM database.

 

 

Institution Rankings in Neuroscience & Behavior

Based on citations per paper among institutions with 25,000 or more citations

Rank

     Institution

Papers

Citations

Citations
Per
Paper

1

Salk Institute for Biological Studies

835

43,559

52.17

2

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1,070

43,766

40.9

3

Massachusetts General Hospital

2,107

85,593

40.62

4

Rockefeller University

1,066

43,170

40.5

5

California Institute of Technology

661

25,756

38.97

6

Medical Research Council, UK

747

29,079

38.93

7

University of California, San Francisco

3,130

112,195

35.85

8

National Institute of Mental Health, NIH

2,007

70,822

35.29

9

Stanford University

2,573

90,676

35.24

10

Washington University

2,581

90,577

35.09

11

Harvard University

6,455

223,452

34.62

12

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

1,135

38,449

33.88

13

The Scripps Research Institute

987

32,176

32.6

14

University of Cambridge

2,177

69,821

32.07

15

Yale University

3,297

104,908

31.82

16

Baylor College of Medicine

1,410

44,263

31.39

17

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH

1,914

59,876

31.28

18

University of California, San Diego

3,145

96,066

30.55

19

University of California, Berkeley

911

27,756

30.47

20

Max Planck Society

3,504

105,408

30.08

The data above were extracted from Thomson Reuters'sEssential Science IndicatorsSM database. 

 

 

Space Science:
High-Impact Institutions

Ranked by average citations per paper, among worldwide institutions that published at least 750 papers in Thomson ISI-indexed journals of space scienc.

Rank

   Institutions

 

Papers

Citations

Average cites per paper

1

Carnegie Inst. Washington

966

28,960

29.98

2

University of Durham

821

23,357

28.45

3

University of California, Santa Cruz

1,326

35,771

26.98

4

Princeton University

1,451

35,503

24.47

5

Space Telescope Sci. Inst.

2,844

66,240

23.29

 

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Institution Rankings in Agricultural Sciences

Based on citations per paper among institutions with 5,000 or more citations.

Rank

     Institution

Papers

Citations

Citations
Per
Paper

1

Tufts University, USA

392

7,089

18.08

2

Institute of Food Research, UK

471

6,912

14.68

3

University of Helsinki, Finland

779

9,905

12.72

4

Cornell University, USA

1,557

17,096

10.98

5

University of Wisconsin, USA

1,428

14,326

10.03

6

University of California, Davis, USA

1,954

19,454

9.96

7

Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Denmark

1,013

9,842

9.72

8

University of Reading, UK

846

8,211

9.71

9

French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), France

3,230

31,215

9.66

10

Oregon State University, USA

725

6,985

9.63

11

Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Denmark

603

5,794

9.61

12

Wageningen University, The Netherlands

2,443

23,351

9.56

13

University College Cork, Ireland

794

7,580

9.55

14

Rutgers State University, USA

585

5,440

9.3

15

University of Massachusetts, USA

634

5,740

9.05

16

Penn State University, USA

984

8,727

8.87

17

University of Nebraska, USA

1,081

9,576

8.86

18

Michigan State University, USA

952

8,397

8.82

19

University of Illinois, USA

1,287

11,328

8.8

20

U.S. Food and Drug Administration, USA

818

7,155

8.75

SOURCE: Thomson Reuters's Essential Science IndicatorsSMdatabase,