Best Chemistry Universities

The 1st edition of Research.com ranking of top Chemistry 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 40 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 Chemistry, over 35,760 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 1,737 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.
501 World 3 National University of Malaya

University of Malaya

Malaysia
Scholars 5 2,770 Σ H-Index 283
502 World 2 National Istanbul Technical University

Istanbul Technical University

Turkey
Scholars 5 1,309 Σ H-Index 283
503 World 23 National University of La Laguna

University of La Laguna

Spain
Scholars 6 961 Σ H-Index 282
504 World 32 National Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Japan
Scholars 5 1,468 Σ H-Index 282
505 World 65 National University of Science and Technology Beijing

University of Science and Technology Beijing

China
Scholars 5 1,205 Σ H-Index 282
506 World 114 National University of Montana System

University of Montana System

United States
Scholars 4 957 Σ H-Index 280
507 World 33 National Kindai University

Kindai University

Japan
Scholars 5 950 Σ H-Index 279
508 World 30 National University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

United Kingdom
Scholars 5 897 Σ H-Index 279
509 World 115 National University of Idaho

University of Idaho

United States
Scholars 4 1,398 Σ H-Index 279
510 World 44 National University of Bremen

University of Bremen

Germany
Scholars 5 992 Σ H-Index 278
511 World 9 National Université Libre de Bruxelles

Université Libre de Bruxelles

Belgium
Scholars 5 1,018 Σ H-Index 276
512 World 66 National Yangzhou University

Yangzhou University

China
Scholars 5 889 Σ H-Index 276
513 World 116 National Georgia State University

Georgia State University

United States
Scholars 5 1,079 Σ H-Index 274
514 World 117 National University of South Florida

University of South Florida

United States
Scholars 5 836 Σ H-Index 273
515 World 3 National Massey University

Massey University

New Zealand
Scholars 4 1,016 Σ H-Index 271
516 World 25 National University of Eastern Piedmont Amadeo Avogadro

University of Eastern Piedmont Amadeo Avogadro

Italy
Scholars 5 1,144 Σ H-Index 270
517 World 4 National University of Southern Denmark

University of Southern Denmark

Denmark
Scholars 5 1,092 Σ H-Index 268
518 World 45 National Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

Germany
Scholars 5 1,043 Σ H-Index 268
519 World 118 National New Jersey Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology

United States
Scholars 5 999 Σ H-Index 268
520 World 18 National University of Victoria

University of Victoria

Canada
Scholars 4 1,132 Σ H-Index 267
521 World 31 National University of Sussex

University of Sussex

United Kingdom
Scholars 4 1,749 Σ H-Index 265
522 World 24 National University of the Balearic Islands

University of the Balearic Islands

Spain
Scholars 5 1,694 Σ H-Index 264
523 World 2 National Palacký University, Olomouc

Palacký University, Olomouc

Czech Republic
Scholars 4 896 Σ H-Index 264
524 World 4 National University of Jyväskylä

University of Jyväskylä

Finland
Scholars 4 1,598 Σ H-Index 262
525 World 67 National Shenzhen University

Shenzhen University

China
Scholars 4 1,125 Σ H-Index 261
526 World 4 National University of Limerick

University of Limerick

Ireland
Scholars 4 1,047 Σ H-Index 259
527 World 4 National University of Canterbury

University of Canterbury

New Zealand
Scholars 5 965 Σ H-Index 258
528 World 19 National Trent University

Trent University

Canada
Scholars 4 694 Σ H-Index 258
529 World 25 National University of Almería

University of Almería

Spain
Scholars 4 710 Σ H-Index 257
530 World 5 National Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington

New Zealand
Scholars 5 734 Σ H-Index 256
531 World 6 National Sao Paulo State University

Sao Paulo State University

Brazil
Scholars 5 1,207 Σ H-Index 253
532 World 26 National University of Extremadura

University of Extremadura

Spain
Scholars 5 667 Σ H-Index 253
533 World 119 National The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

United States
Scholars 3 1,191 Σ H-Index 251
534 World 120 National University of Mississippi

University of Mississippi

United States
Scholars 5 1,288 Σ H-Index 250
535 World 121 National Clemson University

Clemson University

United States
Scholars 5 886 Σ H-Index 250
536 World 23 National Institut Polytechnique de Paris

Institut Polytechnique de Paris

France
Scholars 4 1,071 Σ H-Index 250
537 World 14 National Gyeongsang National University

Gyeongsang National University

South Korea
Scholars 5 1,100 Σ H-Index 248
538 World 26 National University of Catania

University of Catania

Italy
Scholars 5 1,050 Σ H-Index 248
539 World 27 National University of Milano-Bicocca

University of Milano-Bicocca

Italy
Scholars 4 961 Σ H-Index 248
540 World 6 National National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Taiwan
Scholars 4 1,227 Σ H-Index 247
541 World 34 National Kanagawa University

Kanagawa University

Japan
Scholars 5 1,035 Σ H-Index 246
542 World 68 National Shandong Normal University

Shandong Normal University

China
Scholars 4 1,063 Σ H-Index 246
543 World 46 National Jacobs University

Jacobs University

Germany
Scholars 4 909 Σ H-Index 245
544 World 27 National Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies

Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies

Spain
Scholars 4 769 Σ H-Index 245
545 World 1 National University of the Republic

University of the Republic

Uruguay
Scholars 4 741 Σ H-Index 244
546 World 2 National University of Wrocław

University of Wrocław

Poland
Scholars 5 1,438 Σ H-Index 243
547 World 7 National Federal University of Paraná

Federal University of Paraná

Brazil
Scholars 5 851 Σ H-Index 243
548 World 122 National University of Louisville

University of Louisville

United States
Scholars 5 705 Σ H-Index 243
549 World 9 National Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

India
Scholars 5 1,093 Σ H-Index 242
550 World 4 National National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Greece
Scholars 5 974 Σ H-Index 241
551 World 3 National University of Chemistry and Technology

University of Chemistry and Technology

Czech Republic
Scholars 4 1,204 Σ H-Index 241
552 World 123 National Tufts University

Tufts University

United States
Scholars 4 607 Σ H-Index 241
553 World 124 National University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver

United States
Scholars 3 852 Σ H-Index 240
554 World 69 National China University of Geosciences

China University of Geosciences

China
Scholars 5 802 Σ H-Index 239
555 World 70 National South China Normal University

South China Normal University

China
Scholars 4 748 Σ H-Index 239
556 World 20 National Simon Fraser University

Simon Fraser University

Canada
Scholars 4 680 Σ H-Index 236
557 World 2 National Novosibirsk State University

Novosibirsk State University

Russia
Scholars 5 1,275 Σ H-Index 235
558 World 125 National Auburn University

Auburn University

United States
Scholars 5 745 Σ H-Index 235
559 World 35 National Kyoto Pharmaceutical University

Kyoto Pharmaceutical University

Japan
Scholars 3 1,005 Σ H-Index 234
560 World 71 National Zhejiang University of Technology

Zhejiang University of Technology

China
Scholars 4 1,001 Σ H-Index 232
561 World 36 National Gifu Pharmaceutical University

Gifu Pharmaceutical University

Japan
Scholars 4 950 Σ H-Index 232
562 World 3 National Gebze Technical University

Gebze Technical University

Turkey
Scholars 4 1,359 Σ H-Index 231
563 World 1 National University of Tartu

University of Tartu

Estonia
Scholars 4 781 Σ H-Index 231
564 World 37 National Kwansei Gakuin University

Kwansei Gakuin University

Japan
Scholars 4 1,228 Σ H-Index 230
565 World 4 National Masaryk University

Masaryk University

Czech Republic
Scholars 4 819 Σ H-Index 230
566 World 47 National Chemnitz University of Technology

Chemnitz University of Technology

Germany
Scholars 4 1,812 Σ H-Index 228
567 World 32 National University of Hull

University of Hull

United Kingdom
Scholars 4 842 Σ H-Index 228
568 World 19 National Macquarie University

Macquarie University

Australia
Scholars 5 690 Σ H-Index 227
569 World 24 National Institut Universitaire de France

Institut Universitaire de France

France
Scholars 4 900 Σ H-Index 227
570 World 21 National York University

York University

Canada
Scholars 4 881 Σ H-Index 227
571 World 3 National Poznań University of Technology

Poznań University of Technology

Poland
Scholars 4 764 Σ H-Index 226
572 World 7 National National Chung Hsing University

National Chung Hsing University

Taiwan
Scholars 4 695 Σ H-Index 226
573 World 33 National Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom
Scholars 4 1,054 Σ H-Index 225
574 World 4 National University of Gdańsk

University of Gdańsk

Poland
Scholars 4 1,038 Σ H-Index 225
575 World 1 National National University of La Plata

National University of La Plata

Argentina
Scholars 4 1,032 Σ H-Index 225
576 World 1 National University of Karachi

University of Karachi

Pakistan
Scholars 4 1,936 Σ H-Index 223
577 World 126 National George Washington University

George Washington University

United States
Scholars 4 677 Σ H-Index 222
578 World 1 National Qatar University

Qatar University

Qatar
Scholars 3 705 Σ H-Index 222
579 World 28 National Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Spain
Scholars 4 1,202 Σ H-Index 221
580 World 6 National Iran University of Science and Technology

Iran University of Science and Technology

Iran
Scholars 4 932 Σ H-Index 219
581 World 20 National University of Tasmania

University of Tasmania

Australia
Scholars 4 1,210 Σ H-Index 218
582 World 72 National Nanjing Agricultural University

Nanjing Agricultural University

China
Scholars 4 984 Σ H-Index 218
583 World 1 National University of KwaZulu-Natal

University of KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa
Scholars 3 1,529 Σ H-Index 218
584 World 5 National Warsaw University of Technology

Warsaw University of Technology

Poland
Scholars 4 1,063 Σ H-Index 216
585 World 2 National University of the Witwatersrand

University of the Witwatersrand

South Africa
Scholars 3 1,018 Σ H-Index 216
586 World 15 National Pukyong National University

Pukyong National University

South Korea
Scholars 4 1,204 Σ H-Index 215
587 World 73 National Donghua University

Donghua University

China
Scholars 4 859 Σ H-Index 215
588 World 127 National Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University

United States
Scholars 4 494 Σ H-Index 215
589 World 38 National Doshisha University

Doshisha University

Japan
Scholars 4 1,034 Σ H-Index 214
590 World 8 National Federal University of São Carlos

Federal University of São Carlos

Brazil
Scholars 4 941 Σ H-Index 214
591 World 1 National Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana

Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana

Mexico
Scholars 4 818 Σ H-Index 214
592 World 34 National Plymouth University

Plymouth University

United Kingdom
Scholars 4 680 Σ H-Index 214
593 World 35 National Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

United Kingdom
Scholars 4 707 Σ H-Index 213
594 World 1 National Sofia University

Sofia University

Bulgaria
Scholars 4 547 Σ H-Index 213
595 World 128 National Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology

United States
Scholars 4 760 Σ H-Index 212
596 World 1 National Chulalongkorn University

Chulalongkorn University

Thailand
Scholars 4 1,031 Σ H-Index 210
597 World 74 National Northwest Normal University

Northwest Normal University

China
Scholars 4 928 Σ H-Index 207
598 World 16 National Sejong University

Sejong University

South Korea
Scholars 4 641 Σ H-Index 206
599 World 22 National Memorial University of Newfoundland

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Canada
Scholars 3 1,081 Σ H-Index 205
600 World 129 National University of Tennessee Health Science Center

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

United States
Scholars 3 1,120 Σ H-Index 204

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