Top Animal Science and Veterinary Universities

The university ranking for Animal Science and Veterinary was developed by Research.com, one of the prominent platforms for computer science research maintaining reliable data on scientific contributions since 2014, with the aim of answering the question of what is the best Animal Science and Veterinary university.

The ranking of universities is based on the h-index and bibliometric indicators compiled by December 6th, 2021. The ranking process involved a detailed examination of 166,880 researchers’ profiles from Google Scholar and Microsoft Academic Graph. For the discipline of Animal Science and Veterinary, over 3,413 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 523 institutions and affiliations were analyzed. Show more

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Academic Graph, which is the most prominent and well-established bibliometric database of this type available to the scientific community. A detailed definition of our research process can be found on our methodology page.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation details featured on their Google Scholar profile.

World
National
University Details
Scholars
Σ Publications
Σ H-Index
1 World 1 National Wageningen University & Research

Wageningen University & Research

Netherlands
Scholars 36 4,072 Σ H-Index 1,259
2 World 1 National University of Guelph

University of Guelph

Canada
Scholars 32 3,291 Σ H-Index 1,048
3 World 1 National Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Sweden
Scholars 28 2,304 Σ H-Index 869
4 World 1 National Universidade de São Paulo

Universidade de São Paulo

Brazil
Scholars 23 2,800 Σ H-Index 633
5 World 1 National Kansas State University

Kansas State University

United States
Scholars 19 3,085 Σ H-Index 629
6 World 1 National University of Melbourne

University of Melbourne

Australia
Scholars 21 2,279 Σ H-Index 628
7 World 2 National University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

United States
Scholars 15 1,710 Σ H-Index 619
8 World 1 National Massey University

Massey University

New Zealand
Scholars 16 2,136 Σ H-Index 511
9 World 3 National University of Florida

University of Florida

United States
Scholars 16 1,547 Σ H-Index 506
10 World 4 National Texas A&M University

Texas A&M University

United States
Scholars 18 1,522 Σ H-Index 497
11 World 5 National The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University

United States
Scholars 17 1,222 Σ H-Index 486
12 World 6 National Cornell University

Cornell University

United States
Scholars 15 1,193 Σ H-Index 482
13 World 7 National North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University

United States
Scholars 17 1,405 Σ H-Index 481
14 World 1 National Ghent University

Ghent University

Belgium
Scholars 15 1,683 Σ H-Index 476
15 World 1 National Scotland's Rural College

Scotland's Rural College

United Kingdom
Scholars 15 1,272 Σ H-Index 466
16 World 1 National Aarhus University

Aarhus University

Denmark
Scholars 19 1,237 Σ H-Index 459
17 World 8 National University of Wisconsin–Madison

University of Wisconsin–Madison

United States
Scholars 14 889 Σ H-Index 453
18 World 2 National Murdoch University

Murdoch University

Australia
Scholars 12 1,538 Σ H-Index 453
19 World 9 National University of California, Davis

University of California, Davis

United States
Scholars 15 1,297 Σ H-Index 452
20 World 1 National Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Norway
Scholars 15 1,056 Σ H-Index 404
21 World 2 National Sao Paulo State University

Sao Paulo State University

Brazil
Scholars 17 2,022 Σ H-Index 393
22 World 10 National University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota

United States
Scholars 15 1,149 Σ H-Index 392
23 World 3 National University of Sydney

University of Sydney

Australia
Scholars 14 1,459 Σ H-Index 390
24 World 1 National University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna

University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna

Austria
Scholars 16 1,201 Σ H-Index 383
25 World 2 National University of Copenhagen

University of Copenhagen

Denmark
Scholars 14 1,203 Σ H-Index 373
26 World 11 National University of Nebraska–Lincoln

University of Nebraska–Lincoln

United States
Scholars 12 1,416 Σ H-Index 354
27 World 12 National University of Georgia

University of Georgia

United States
Scholars 13 1,124 Σ H-Index 351
28 World 1 National University of Pretoria

University of Pretoria

South Africa
Scholars 11 1,293 Σ H-Index 350
29 World 2 National University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

United Kingdom
Scholars 11 905 Σ H-Index 340
30 World 13 National Michigan State University

Michigan State University

United States
Scholars 11 882 Σ H-Index 340
31 World 1 National Autonomous University of Barcelona

Autonomous University of Barcelona

Spain
Scholars 14 1,171 Σ H-Index 339
32 World 14 National University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky

United States
Scholars 12 1,032 Σ H-Index 324
33 World 1 National University of Zurich

University of Zurich

Switzerland
Scholars 9 1,190 Σ H-Index 319
34 World 15 National Colorado State University

Colorado State University

United States
Scholars 10 794 Σ H-Index 314
35 World 2 National University of Castilla-La Mancha

University of Castilla-La Mancha

Spain
Scholars 6 1,318 Σ H-Index 306
36 World 1 National University of Padua

University of Padua

Italy
Scholars 12 1,352 Σ H-Index 302
37 World 4 National University of New England

University of New England

Australia
Scholars 11 886 Σ H-Index 302
38 World 3 National Universidade Federal de Viçosa

Universidade Federal de Viçosa

Brazil
Scholars 11 1,713 Σ H-Index 283
39 World 2 National University of Saskatchewan

University of Saskatchewan

Canada
Scholars 9 944 Σ H-Index 263
40 World 3 National University of Bristol

University of Bristol

United Kingdom
Scholars 9 689 Σ H-Index 255
41 World 5 National University of Queensland

University of Queensland

Australia
Scholars 10 1,069 Σ H-Index 252
42 World 3 National University of Zaragoza

University of Zaragoza

Spain
Scholars 10 613 Σ H-Index 250
43 World 4 National Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

United Kingdom
Scholars 7 722 Σ H-Index 249
44 World 4 National Complutense University of Madrid

Complutense University of Madrid

Spain
Scholars 10 573 Σ H-Index 239
45 World 3 National University of Alberta

University of Alberta

Canada
Scholars 8 607 Σ H-Index 228
46 World 1 National Freie Universität Berlin

Freie Universität Berlin

Germany
Scholars 8 706 Σ H-Index 225
47 World 16 National Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech

United States
Scholars 6 849 Σ H-Index 225
48 World 4 National University of Prince Edward Island

University of Prince Edward Island

Canada
Scholars 7 639 Σ H-Index 223
49 World 1 National National University of Ireland

National University of Ireland

Ireland
Scholars 8 796 Σ H-Index 221
50 World 17 National Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University

United States
Scholars 7 528 Σ H-Index 221
51 World 5 National University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

United Kingdom
Scholars 9 636 Σ H-Index 220
52 World 6 National Royal Veterinary College

Royal Veterinary College

United Kingdom
Scholars 7 634 Σ H-Index 219
53 World 2 National University of Bari Aldo Moro

University of Bari Aldo Moro

Italy
Scholars 7 1,007 Σ H-Index 218
54 World 7 National University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

United Kingdom
Scholars 7 677 Σ H-Index 217
55 World 1 National Agrocampus Ouest

Agrocampus Ouest

France
Scholars 8 554 Σ H-Index 213
56 World 2 National Utrecht University

Utrecht University

Netherlands
Scholars 7 623 Σ H-Index 212
57 World 2 National Federal University of Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées

Federal University of Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées

France
Scholars 7 564 Σ H-Index 210
58 World 18 National University of Missouri

University of Missouri

United States
Scholars 7 479 Σ H-Index 204
59 World 3 National University of Turin

University of Turin

Italy
Scholars 8 653 Σ H-Index 200
60 World 1 National University of Helsinki

University of Helsinki

Finland
Scholars 8 640 Σ H-Index 199
61 World 19 National Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University

United States
Scholars 6 481 Σ H-Index 196
62 World 20 National University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

United States
Scholars 8 505 Σ H-Index 193
63 World 4 National University of Messina

University of Messina

Italy
Scholars 8 832 Σ H-Index 190
64 World 21 National Pennsylvania State University

Pennsylvania State University

United States
Scholars 5 490 Σ H-Index 187
65 World 22 National Purdue University West Lafayette

Purdue University West Lafayette

United States
Scholars 6 554 Σ H-Index 174
66 World 1 National Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Israel
Scholars 5 695 Σ H-Index 174
67 World 23 National Washington State University

Washington State University

United States
Scholars 7 416 Σ H-Index 172
68 World 2 National KU Leuven

KU Leuven

Belgium
Scholars 4 567 Σ H-Index 159
69 World 5 National University of Calgary

University of Calgary

Canada
Scholars 4 500 Σ H-Index 155
70 World 8 National University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

United Kingdom
Scholars 5 378 Σ H-Index 152
71 World 2 National University of KwaZulu-Natal

University of KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa
Scholars 6 726 Σ H-Index 150
72 World 2 National University of Hohenheim

University of Hohenheim

Germany
Scholars 6 467 Σ H-Index 149
73 World 3 National University of Liège

University of Liège

Belgium
Scholars 5 581 Σ H-Index 149
74 World 24 National Iowa State University

Iowa State University

United States
Scholars 6 537 Σ H-Index 141
75 World 5 National University of Naples Federico II

University of Naples Federico II

Italy
Scholars 4 528 Σ H-Index 141
76 World 3 National University of Clermont Auvergne

University of Clermont Auvergne

France
Scholars 4 340 Σ H-Index 141
77 World 5 National Technical University of Madrid

Technical University of Madrid

Spain
Scholars 5 354 Σ H-Index 140
78 World 6 National University of Adelaide

University of Adelaide

Australia
Scholars 5 385 Σ H-Index 138
79 World 25 National Clemson University

Clemson University

United States
Scholars 5 309 Σ H-Index 137
80 World 4 National University of Paris-Saclay

University of Paris-Saclay

France
Scholars 5 345 Σ H-Index 132
81 World 1 National City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 4 454 Σ H-Index 129
82 World 26 National Georgia Southern University

Georgia Southern University

United States
Scholars 4 393 Σ H-Index 128
83 World 27 National South Dakota State University

South Dakota State University

United States
Scholars 4 306 Σ H-Index 128
84 World 6 National University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba

Canada
Scholars 4 322 Σ H-Index 123
85 World 7 National La Trobe University

La Trobe University

Australia
Scholars 3 326 Σ H-Index 120
86 World 28 National Utah State University

Utah State University

United States
Scholars 3 316 Σ H-Index 118
87 World 6 National University of Barcelona

University of Barcelona

Spain
Scholars 4 292 Σ H-Index 117
88 World 6 National University of Teramo

University of Teramo

Italy
Scholars 4 354 Σ H-Index 116
89 World 3 National University of Giessen

University of Giessen

Germany
Scholars 4 333 Σ H-Index 109
90 World 7 National University of Granada

University of Granada

Spain
Scholars 4 275 Σ H-Index 108
91 World 1 National Autonomous University of Yucatán

Autonomous University of Yucatán

Mexico
Scholars 4 348 Σ H-Index 106
92 World 29 National University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

United States
Scholars 4 243 Σ H-Index 106
93 World 2 National University of Bern

University of Bern

Switzerland
Scholars 3 352 Σ H-Index 106
94 World 4 National Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Brazil
Scholars 5 332 Σ H-Index 105
95 World 9 National University of Salford

University of Salford

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 223 Σ H-Index 105
96 World 1 National University of Lisbon

University of Lisbon

Portugal
Scholars 4 323 Σ H-Index 104
97 World 7 National Tuscia University

Tuscia University

Italy
Scholars 4 187 Σ H-Index 104
98 World 1 National National University of Central Buenos Aires

National University of Central Buenos Aires

Argentina
Scholars 3 292 Σ H-Index 104
99 World 30 National Auburn University

Auburn University

United States
Scholars 4 235 Σ H-Index 99
100 World 10 National University of Reading

University of Reading

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 268 Σ H-Index 99

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