Top Biology and Biochemistry Universities

The university ranking for Biology and Biochemistry 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 Biology and Biochemistry 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 Biology and Biochemistry, over 23,135 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 2,073 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
101 World 9 National Newcastle University

Newcastle University

United Kingdom
Scholars 35 4,607 Σ H-Index 1,915
102 World 10 National University of Bristol

University of Bristol

United Kingdom
Scholars 34 4,447 Σ H-Index 1,911
103 World 48 National University of Iowa

University of Iowa

United States
Scholars 31 4,989 Σ H-Index 1,910
104 World 3 National University of Lausanne

University of Lausanne

Switzerland
Scholars 34 3,944 Σ H-Index 1,909
105 World 3 National University of Sydney

University of Sydney

Australia
Scholars 35 5,618 Σ H-Index 1,906
106 World 7 National University of Cologne

University of Cologne

Germany
Scholars 32 4,605 Σ H-Index 1,834
107 World 49 National The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University

United States
Scholars 32 4,733 Σ H-Index 1,811
108 World 11 National University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

United Kingdom
Scholars 32 5,135 Σ H-Index 1,800
109 World 50 National Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University

United States
Scholars 30 4,207 Σ H-Index 1,761
110 World 4 National University of Geneva

University of Geneva

Switzerland
Scholars 29 3,647 Σ H-Index 1,741
111 World 6 National Hokkaido University

Hokkaido University

Japan
Scholars 32 5,858 Σ H-Index 1,735
112 World 7 National Kyushu University

Kyushu University

Japan
Scholars 31 5,290 Σ H-Index 1,734
113 World 51 National Rockefeller University

Rockefeller University

United States
Scholars 26 3,774 Σ H-Index 1,716
114 World 12 National King's College London

King's College London

United Kingdom
Scholars 31 4,446 Σ H-Index 1,704
115 World 8 National University of Tsukuba

University of Tsukuba

Japan
Scholars 32 4,958 Σ H-Index 1,695
116 World 52 National University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky

United States
Scholars 29 4,309 Σ H-Index 1,666
117 World 8 National Goethe University Frankfurt

Goethe University Frankfurt

Germany
Scholars 27 4,883 Σ H-Index 1,629
118 World 9 National University of Würzburg

University of Würzburg

Germany
Scholars 28 4,020 Σ H-Index 1,606
119 World 53 National University of California, Riverside

University of California, Riverside

United States
Scholars 29 4,220 Σ H-Index 1,600
120 World 5 National École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Switzerland
Scholars 26 3,471 Σ H-Index 1,598
121 World 4 National Monash University

Monash University

Australia
Scholars 27 4,661 Σ H-Index 1,595
122 World 54 National Medical University of South Carolina

Medical University of South Carolina

United States
Scholars 26 3,968 Σ H-Index 1,592
123 World 1 National Medical University of Vienna

Medical University of Vienna

Austria
Scholars 27 4,789 Σ H-Index 1,548
124 World 6 National Grenoble Alpes University

Grenoble Alpes University

France
Scholars 29 3,553 Σ H-Index 1,543
125 World 13 National University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

United Kingdom
Scholars 29 3,737 Σ H-Index 1,537
126 World 55 National Oregon State University

Oregon State University

United States
Scholars 27 3,648 Σ H-Index 1,537
127 World 56 National University of South Florida

University of South Florida

United States
Scholars 26 4,337 Σ H-Index 1,532
128 World 57 National University of Maryland, Baltimore

University of Maryland, Baltimore

United States
Scholars 28 3,609 Σ H-Index 1,522
129 World 10 National Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Germany
Scholars 23 4,889 Σ H-Index 1,514
130 World 58 National The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin

United States
Scholars 25 3,503 Σ H-Index 1,500
131 World 59 National Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University

United States
Scholars 23 3,499 Σ H-Index 1,498
132 World 1 National Universidade de São Paulo

Universidade de São Paulo

Brazil
Scholars 31 4,935 Σ H-Index 1,462
133 World 60 National Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University

United States
Scholars 23 3,835 Σ H-Index 1,450
134 World 6 National University of Basel

University of Basel

Switzerland
Scholars 23 3,113 Σ H-Index 1,424
135 World 5 National University of Calgary

University of Calgary

Canada
Scholars 25 3,493 Σ H-Index 1,415
136 World 1 National University of Barcelona

University of Barcelona

Spain
Scholars 26 4,164 Σ H-Index 1,404
137 World 61 National California Institute of Technology

California Institute of Technology

United States
Scholars 19 3,067 Σ H-Index 1,368
138 World 62 National Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University

United States
Scholars 20 3,388 Σ H-Index 1,344
139 World 9 National Okayama University

Okayama University

Japan
Scholars 26 4,103 Σ H-Index 1,335
140 World 11 National University of Göttingen

University of Göttingen

Germany
Scholars 25 3,343 Σ H-Index 1,334
141 World 63 National Princeton University

Princeton University

United States
Scholars 21 3,081 Σ H-Index 1,328
142 World 64 National University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut

United States
Scholars 25 3,097 Σ H-Index 1,326
143 World 3 National University of Ferrara

University of Ferrara

Italy
Scholars 22 3,960 Σ H-Index 1,325
144 World 4 National University of Turin

University of Turin

Italy
Scholars 25 3,839 Σ H-Index 1,310
145 World 7 National University of Strasbourg

University of Strasbourg

France
Scholars 22 3,114 Σ H-Index 1,310
146 World 12 National Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz

Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz

Germany
Scholars 22 3,448 Σ H-Index 1,280
147 World 65 National University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver

United States
Scholars 22 3,120 Σ H-Index 1,264
148 World 66 National Washington State University

Washington State University

United States
Scholars 20 3,275 Σ H-Index 1,260
149 World 1 National Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University

China
Scholars 24 4,006 Σ H-Index 1,232
150 World 6 National University of Montreal

University of Montreal

Canada
Scholars 20 3,279 Σ H-Index 1,230
151 World 2 National University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

Austria
Scholars 22 3,359 Σ H-Index 1,223
152 World 6 National Radboud University Nijmegen

Radboud University Nijmegen

Netherlands
Scholars 21 3,163 Σ H-Index 1,220
153 World 67 National Iowa State University

Iowa State University

United States
Scholars 25 3,035 Σ H-Index 1,203
154 World 13 National University of Münster

University of Münster

Germany
Scholars 21 3,098 Σ H-Index 1,195
155 World 7 National Université Laval

Université Laval

Canada
Scholars 22 3,232 Σ H-Index 1,184
156 World 3 National Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv University

Israel
Scholars 21 3,170 Σ H-Index 1,182
157 World 14 National Cardiff University

Cardiff University

United Kingdom
Scholars 22 2,897 Σ H-Index 1,165
158 World 68 National The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

United States
Scholars 19 2,980 Σ H-Index 1,163
159 World 69 National University of Missouri

University of Missouri

United States
Scholars 21 2,839 Σ H-Index 1,161
160 World 10 National Juntendo University

Juntendo University

Japan
Scholars 18 3,503 Σ H-Index 1,157
161 World 4 National Umeå University

Umeå University

Sweden
Scholars 21 2,494 Σ H-Index 1,156
162 World 70 National Tufts University

Tufts University

United States
Scholars 20 3,068 Σ H-Index 1,152
163 World 5 National Sapienza University of Rome

Sapienza University of Rome

Italy
Scholars 22 3,337 Σ H-Index 1,138
164 World 5 National Australian National University

Australian National University

Australia
Scholars 22 2,862 Σ H-Index 1,134
165 World 3 National Technical University of Denmark

Technical University of Denmark

Denmark
Scholars 19 3,461 Σ H-Index 1,129
166 World 71 National Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College

United States
Scholars 20 2,274 Σ H-Index 1,126
167 World 72 National University of Colorado Boulder

University of Colorado Boulder

United States
Scholars 20 2,321 Σ H-Index 1,125
168 World 6 National University of Naples Federico II

University of Naples Federico II

Italy
Scholars 22 3,939 Σ H-Index 1,105
169 World 15 National University of Leeds

University of Leeds

United Kingdom
Scholars 21 2,803 Σ H-Index 1,102
170 World 73 National University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

United States
Scholars 19 2,636 Σ H-Index 1,102
171 World 16 National University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

United Kingdom
Scholars 21 2,715 Σ H-Index 1,100
172 World 2 National Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 19 4,104 Σ H-Index 1,100
173 World 7 National Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Netherlands
Scholars 19 3,126 Σ H-Index 1,087
174 World 74 National The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

United States
Scholars 19 2,715 Σ H-Index 1,084
175 World 11 National Kobe University

Kobe University

Japan
Scholars 17 3,556 Σ H-Index 1,068
176 World 3 National University of Liège

University of Liège

Belgium
Scholars 19 3,819 Σ H-Index 1,063
177 World 17 National University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

United Kingdom
Scholars 19 2,743 Σ H-Index 1,062
178 World 6 National UNSW Sydney

UNSW Sydney

Australia
Scholars 18 3,123 Σ H-Index 1,058
179 World 4 National Université Libre de Bruxelles

Université Libre de Bruxelles

Belgium
Scholars 19 3,003 Σ H-Index 1,055
180 World 3 National University of Vienna

University of Vienna

Austria
Scholars 18 2,456 Σ H-Index 1,053
181 World 4 National University of Southern Denmark

University of Southern Denmark

Denmark
Scholars 17 2,930 Σ H-Index 1,048
182 World 4 National Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Israel
Scholars 17 2,593 Σ H-Index 1,043
183 World 75 National University of Maryland, College Park

University of Maryland, College Park

United States
Scholars 18 2,296 Σ H-Index 1,035
184 World 76 National North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University

United States
Scholars 19 3,098 Σ H-Index 1,033
185 World 7 National University of Bologna

University of Bologna

Italy
Scholars 20 3,474 Σ H-Index 1,021
186 World 5 National Université Catholique de Louvain

Université Catholique de Louvain

Belgium
Scholars 19 2,643 Σ H-Index 1,021
187 World 3 National Tsinghua University

Tsinghua University

China
Scholars 18 2,719 Σ H-Index 1,020
188 World 7 National University of Adelaide

University of Adelaide

Australia
Scholars 19 3,001 Σ H-Index 1,014
189 World 18 National University of East Anglia

University of East Anglia

United Kingdom
Scholars 17 2,475 Σ H-Index 992
190 World 12 National Keio University

Keio University

Japan
Scholars 16 3,796 Σ H-Index 988
191 World 14 National University of Regensburg

University of Regensburg

Germany
Scholars 16 2,559 Σ H-Index 985
192 World 13 National Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Japan
Scholars 18 2,449 Σ H-Index 979
193 World 8 National McMaster University

McMaster University

Canada
Scholars 18 2,746 Σ H-Index 977
194 World 8 National University of Florence

University of Florence

Italy
Scholars 17 3,883 Σ H-Index 965
195 World 15 National Saarland University

Saarland University

Germany
Scholars 18 2,587 Σ H-Index 956
196 World 77 National University of Louisville

University of Louisville

United States
Scholars 16 2,756 Σ H-Index 953
197 World 78 National University of Kansas

University of Kansas

United States
Scholars 16 2,198 Σ H-Index 947
198 World 2 National University of Bergen

University of Bergen

Norway
Scholars 18 2,887 Σ H-Index 946
199 World 19 National University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

United Kingdom
Scholars 16 2,765 Σ H-Index 943
200 World 5 National University of Gothenburg

University of Gothenburg

Sweden
Scholars 17 2,323 Σ H-Index 942

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