Best Animal Science and Veterinary Universities

The 1st edition of Research.com ranking of top Animal Science and Veterinary universities is based on data collected from Microsoft Academic Graph on December 6th, 2021. Position in the ranking is based on a sum of D-index (Discipline H-index) values of all leading scientists affiliated with that university. D-index only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline. A leading scientist is a scholar with a D-index of at least 20 in an examined discipline. Show more

The ranking process involved a detailed examination of 166,880 researchers’ profiles from Microsoft Academic Graph. For the discipline of Animal Science and Veterinary, over 3,419 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 525 institutions and affiliations were analyzed.

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-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 D-Index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
101 World 10 National University of Reading

University of Reading

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 268 Σ H-Index 99
102 World 3 National University of the Witwatersrand

University of the Witwatersrand

South Africa
Scholars 3 323 Σ H-Index 98
103 World 2 National Henan Agricultural University

Henan Agricultural University

China
Scholars 3 309 Σ H-Index 98
104 World 5 National University of Montpellier

University of Montpellier

France
Scholars 4 243 Σ H-Index 96
105 World 8 National University of Bologna

University of Bologna

Italy
Scholars 4 230 Σ H-Index 96
106 World 9 National University of Sassari

University of Sassari

Italy
Scholars 4 268 Σ H-Index 95
107 World 8 National University of Valencia

University of Valencia

Spain
Scholars 3 187 Σ H-Index 95
108 World 3 National Technical University of Denmark

Technical University of Denmark

Denmark
Scholars 4 209 Σ H-Index 94
109 World 9 National University of Leon

University of Leon

Spain
Scholars 4 277 Σ H-Index 90
110 World 2 National University of Porto

University of Porto

Portugal
Scholars 4 295 Σ H-Index 88
111 World 11 National University of Oxford

University of Oxford

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 267 Σ H-Index 88
112 World 31 National Louisiana State University

Louisiana State University

United States
Scholars 3 238 Σ H-Index 86
113 World 2 National University of Otago

University of Otago

New Zealand
Scholars 1 430 Σ H-Index 86
114 World 32 National Drexel University

Drexel University

United States
Scholars 1 532 Σ H-Index 85
115 World 10 National University of Santiago de Compostela

University of Santiago de Compostela

Spain
Scholars 4 287 Σ H-Index 84
116 World 2 National University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

Austria
Scholars 3 344 Σ H-Index 84
117 World 12 National University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 224 Σ H-Index 81
118 World 5 National University of Brasília

University of Brasília

Brazil
Scholars 3 383 Σ H-Index 79
119 World 8 National Charles Sturt University

Charles Sturt University

Australia
Scholars 3 186 Σ H-Index 78
120 World 33 National North Dakota State University

North Dakota State University

United States
Scholars 3 274 Σ H-Index 77
121 World 1 National Universiti Putra Malaysia

Universiti Putra Malaysia

Malaysia
Scholars 3 357 Σ H-Index 76
122 World 10 National University of Foggia

University of Foggia

Italy
Scholars 3 246 Σ H-Index 76
123 World 2 National University of Gothenburg

University of Gothenburg

Sweden
Scholars 3 201 Σ H-Index 76
124 World 11 National University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Spain
Scholars 3 331 Σ H-Index 74
125 World 6 National State University of Maringa

State University of Maringa

Brazil
Scholars 3 412 Σ H-Index 73
126 World 34 National Mississippi State University

Mississippi State University

United States
Scholars 3 289 Σ H-Index 72
127 World 13 National University of Stirling

University of Stirling

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 190 Σ H-Index 72
128 World 2 National University of Malaya

University of Malaya

Malaysia
Scholars 3 407 Σ H-Index 71
129 World 2 National University of Oulu

University of Oulu

Finland
Scholars 3 142 Σ H-Index 71
130 World 35 National University of Maryland, College Park

University of Maryland, College Park

United States
Scholars 2 129 Σ H-Index 71
131 World 11 National University of Perugia

University of Perugia

Italy
Scholars 3 214 Σ H-Index 70
132 World 1 National Addis Ababa University

Addis Ababa University

Ethiopia
Scholars 3 194 Σ H-Index 69
133 World 9 National Curtin University

Curtin University

Australia
Scholars 2 365 Σ H-Index 69
134 World 1 National Kasetsart University

Kasetsart University

Thailand
Scholars 3 214 Σ H-Index 68
135 World 36 National Oregon State University

Oregon State University

United States
Scholars 3 195 Σ H-Index 68
136 World 1 National University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Czech Republic
Scholars 2 315 Σ H-Index 68
137 World 37 National New Mexico State University

New Mexico State University

United States
Scholars 3 207 Σ H-Index 67
138 World 8 National University of Lethbridge

University of Lethbridge

Canada
Scholars 2 185 Σ H-Index 67
139 World 1 National Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Greece
Scholars 3 233 Σ H-Index 66
140 World 38 National University of Tennessee at Knoxville

University of Tennessee at Knoxville

United States
Scholars 3 151 Σ H-Index 66
141 World 1 National Seoul National University

Seoul National University

South Korea
Scholars 2 316 Σ H-Index 65
142 World 2 National National Autonomous University of Mexico

National Autonomous University of Mexico

Mexico
Scholars 3 222 Σ H-Index 64
143 World 4 National Kiel University

Kiel University

Germany
Scholars 3 232 Σ H-Index 63
144 World 39 National Illinois State University

Illinois State University

United States
Scholars 2 179 Σ H-Index 63
145 World 14 National Newcastle University

Newcastle University

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 297 Σ H-Index 63
146 World 12 National University of Milan

University of Milan

Italy
Scholars 3 210 Σ H-Index 62
147 World 40 National University of Washington

University of Washington

United States
Scholars 2 84 Σ H-Index 61
148 World 3 National ETH Zurich

ETH Zurich

Switzerland
Scholars 1 324 Σ H-Index 61
149 World 3 National Linköping University

Linköping University

Sweden
Scholars 1 121 Σ H-Index 59
150 World 1 National University of Veterinary Medicine

University of Veterinary Medicine

Hungary
Scholars 2 212 Σ H-Index 58
151 World 5 National Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Germany
Scholars 2 201 Σ H-Index 58
152 World 6 National University of Göttingen

University of Göttingen

Germany
Scholars 2 201 Σ H-Index 56
153 World 15 National University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 198 Σ H-Index 56
154 World 9 National McGill University

McGill University

Canada
Scholars 2 166 Σ H-Index 55
155 World 3 National University of Jyväskylä

University of Jyväskylä

Finland
Scholars 2 125 Σ H-Index 55
156 World 6 National ParisTech

ParisTech

France
Scholars 2 155 Σ H-Index 54
157 World 1 National Sokoine University of Agriculture

Sokoine University of Agriculture

Tanzania
Scholars 2 159 Σ H-Index 53
158 World 7 National Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso

Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso

Brazil
Scholars 2 144 Σ H-Index 53
159 World 1 National Asahikawa Medical University

Asahikawa Medical University

Japan
Scholars 1 149 Σ H-Index 53
160 World 41 National University of Utah

University of Utah

United States
Scholars 1 123 Σ H-Index 53
161 World 4 National Stellenbosch University

Stellenbosch University

South Africa
Scholars 2 217 Σ H-Index 52
162 World 4 National University of Lausanne

University of Lausanne

Switzerland
Scholars 2 126 Σ H-Index 52
163 World 1 National Sultan Qaboos University

Sultan Qaboos University

Oman
Scholars 2 166 Σ H-Index 51
164 World 3 National Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University

China
Scholars 2 139 Σ H-Index 51
165 World 42 National University of Arizona

University of Arizona

United States
Scholars 2 131 Σ H-Index 51
166 World 1 National University of Agriculture Faisalabad

University of Agriculture Faisalabad

Pakistan
Scholars 2 123 Σ H-Index 51
167 World 13 National University of Catania

University of Catania

Italy
Scholars 2 113 Σ H-Index 51
168 World 7 National Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Germany
Scholars 1 191 Σ H-Index 51
169 World 1 National Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Saint Kitts
Scholars 2 120 Σ H-Index 50
170 World 10 National University of Northern British Columbia

University of Northern British Columbia

Canada
Scholars 2 115 Σ H-Index 50
171 World 43 National University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Berkeley

United States
Scholars 1 115 Σ H-Index 50
172 World 8 National Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Brazil
Scholars 2 277 Σ H-Index 48
173 World 12 National Universitat Politècnica de València

Universitat Politècnica de València

Spain
Scholars 2 145 Σ H-Index 48
174 World 9 National Londrina State University

Londrina State University

Brazil
Scholars 2 212 Σ H-Index 47
175 World 2 National Masaryk University

Masaryk University

Czech Republic
Scholars 2 144 Σ H-Index 47
176 World 3 National University of Auckland

University of Auckland

New Zealand
Scholars 1 144 Σ H-Index 47
177 World 2 National Kyoto University

Kyoto University

Japan
Scholars 2 228 Σ H-Index 46
178 World 14 National Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Italy
Scholars 2 165 Σ H-Index 46
179 World 13 National University of Córdoba

University of Córdoba

Spain
Scholars 2 162 Σ H-Index 46
180 World 8 National University of Bonn

University of Bonn

Germany
Scholars 2 137 Σ H-Index 46
181 World 1 National University of Zambia

University of Zambia

Zambia
Scholars 2 114 Σ H-Index 46
182 World 16 National University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 102 Σ H-Index 46
183 World 2 National Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv University

Israel
Scholars 2 88 Σ H-Index 46
184 World 44 National Sewanee: The University of the South

Sewanee: The University of the South

United States
Scholars 1 155 Σ H-Index 46
185 World 10 National Federal University of Paraná

Federal University of Paraná

Brazil
Scholars 2 186 Σ H-Index 45
186 World 11 National Université Laval

Université Laval

Canada
Scholars 2 111 Σ H-Index 45
187 World 17 National Harper Adams University

Harper Adams University

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 110 Σ H-Index 45
188 World 1 National Egerton University

Egerton University

Kenya
Scholars 2 168 Σ H-Index 44
189 World 15 National University of Pisa

University of Pisa

Italy
Scholars 2 152 Σ H-Index 44
190 World 7 National University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne

University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne

France
Scholars 2 118 Σ H-Index 44
191 World 45 National Western University of Health Sciences

Western University of Health Sciences

United States
Scholars 2 113 Σ H-Index 44
192 World 1 National University of Warsaw

University of Warsaw

Poland
Scholars 2 89 Σ H-Index 44
193 World 3 National University of Groningen

University of Groningen

Netherlands
Scholars 1 133 Σ H-Index 44
194 World 1 National Zagazig University

Zagazig University

Egypt
Scholars 2 221 Σ H-Index 43
195 World 10 National Deakin University

Deakin University

Australia
Scholars 2 143 Σ H-Index 43
196 World 18 National University of Surrey

University of Surrey

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 93 Σ H-Index 43
197 World 46 National Montana State University

Montana State University

United States
Scholars 2 89 Σ H-Index 43
198 World 2 National Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norway
Scholars 1 87 Σ H-Index 43
199 World 3 National Kōchi University

Kōchi University

Japan
Scholars 2 128 Σ H-Index 42
200 World 47 National University of Louisiana System

University of Louisiana System

United States
Scholars 2 107 Σ H-Index 42

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