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.
601 World 75 National Hangzhou Normal University

Hangzhou Normal University

China
Scholars 4 786 Σ H-Index 203
602 World 5 National University of Crete

University of Crete

Greece
Scholars 4 527 Σ H-Index 203
603 World 7 National University of Isfahan

University of Isfahan

Iran
Scholars 4 1,463 Σ H-Index 202
604 World 76 National Anhui University

Anhui University

China
Scholars 4 999 Σ H-Index 202
605 World 23 National University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba

Canada
Scholars 4 900 Σ H-Index 202
606 World 130 National University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

United States
Scholars 4 878 Σ H-Index 202
607 World 77 National Henan Normal University

Henan Normal University

China
Scholars 4 830 Σ H-Index 202
608 World 39 National University of Shizuoka

University of Shizuoka

Japan
Scholars 4 700 Σ H-Index 201
609 World 131 National University of Wyoming

University of Wyoming

United States
Scholars 3 772 Σ H-Index 199
610 World 3 National Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

Russia
Scholars 3 985 Σ H-Index 197
611 World 17 National Chonnam National University

Chonnam National University

South Korea
Scholars 4 839 Σ H-Index 196
612 World 10 National Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

India
Scholars 4 611 Σ H-Index 196
613 World 3 National Stellenbosch University

Stellenbosch University

South Africa
Scholars 4 844 Σ H-Index 195
614 World 10 National Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Sweden
Scholars 4 589 Σ H-Index 195
615 World 11 National Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh Muslim University

India
Scholars 4 1,127 Σ H-Index 194
616 World 40 National Sojo University

Sojo University

Japan
Scholars 3 1,099 Σ H-Index 193
617 World 8 National National Central University

National Central University

Taiwan
Scholars 4 732 Σ H-Index 192
618 World 28 National University of Camerino

University of Camerino

Italy
Scholars 4 1,010 Σ H-Index 191
619 World 7 National Johannes Kepler University of Linz

Johannes Kepler University of Linz

Austria
Scholars 3 714 Σ H-Index 191
620 World 29 National University of Bari Aldo Moro

University of Bari Aldo Moro

Italy
Scholars 4 889 Σ H-Index 190
621 World 41 National Meijo University

Meijo University

Japan
Scholars 4 674 Σ H-Index 190
622 World 78 National Anhui Normal University

Anhui Normal University

China
Scholars 4 662 Σ H-Index 190
623 World 2 National National University of Cuyo

National University of Cuyo

Argentina
Scholars 4 659 Σ H-Index 190
624 World 1 National University of Ljubljana

University of Ljubljana

Slovenia
Scholars 4 526 Σ H-Index 190
625 World 42 National The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, SOKENDAI

The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, SOKENDAI

Japan
Scholars 3 672 Σ H-Index 190
626 World 43 National Ehime University

Ehime University

Japan
Scholars 4 627 Σ H-Index 189
627 World 44 National Tokushima Bunri University

Tokushima Bunri University

Japan
Scholars 3 1,231 Σ H-Index 189
628 World 79 National Beijing Normal University

Beijing Normal University

China
Scholars 4 779 Σ H-Index 188
629 World 8 National Bu-Ali Sina University

Bu-Ali Sina University

Iran
Scholars 3 1,074 Σ H-Index 188
630 World 48 National University of Greifswald

University of Greifswald

Germany
Scholars 3 859 Σ H-Index 188
631 World 25 National University of Technology of Compiègne

University of Technology of Compiègne

France
Scholars 3 574 Σ H-Index 188
632 World 29 National University of Valladolid

University of Valladolid

Spain
Scholars 4 926 Σ H-Index 187
633 World 9 National University of Neuchâtel

University of Neuchâtel

Switzerland
Scholars 3 1,168 Σ H-Index 187
634 World 132 National University of Missouri–St. Louis

University of Missouri–St. Louis

United States
Scholars 3 1,038 Σ H-Index 187
635 World 4 National University of Technology Malaysia

University of Technology Malaysia

Malaysia
Scholars 4 731 Σ H-Index 186
636 World 49 National Hamburg University of Technology

Hamburg University of Technology

Germany
Scholars 4 598 Σ H-Index 186
637 World 80 National Ningbo University

Ningbo University

China
Scholars 3 1,217 Σ H-Index 186
638 World 133 National Jackson State University

Jackson State University

United States
Scholars 3 1,163 Σ H-Index 186
639 World 45 National Chuo University

Chuo University

Japan
Scholars 3 899 Σ H-Index 186
640 World 12 National Guru Nanak Dev University

Guru Nanak Dev University

India
Scholars 3 595 Σ H-Index 185
641 World 134 National Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University

United States
Scholars 3 627 Σ H-Index 184
642 World 46 National Kyoto Institute of Technology

Kyoto Institute of Technology

Japan
Scholars 3 896 Σ H-Index 183
643 World 47 National Yamaguchi University

Yamaguchi University

Japan
Scholars 3 549 Σ H-Index 183
644 World 135 National University of Central Florida

University of Central Florida

United States
Scholars 4 615 Σ H-Index 182
645 World 81 National Jiangxi Normal University

Jiangxi Normal University

China
Scholars 4 520 Σ H-Index 182
646 World 13 National Bharathiar University

Bharathiar University

India
Scholars 4 450 Σ H-Index 182
647 World 48 National Gakushuin University

Gakushuin University

Japan
Scholars 4 584 Σ H-Index 181
648 World 49 National Kanazawa University

Kanazawa University

Japan
Scholars 4 691 Σ H-Index 179
649 World 82 National Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

China
Scholars 1 2,176 Σ H-Index 178
650 World 30 National Roma Tre University

Roma Tre University

Italy
Scholars 3 740 Σ H-Index 177
651 World 83 National Tianjin University of Technology

Tianjin University of Technology

China
Scholars 3 654 Σ H-Index 177
652 World 136 National Kent State University

Kent State University

United States
Scholars 2 763 Σ H-Index 177
653 World 84 National Jiangsu Normal University

Jiangsu Normal University

China
Scholars 3 787 Σ H-Index 176
654 World 50 National Toyohashi University of Technology

Toyohashi University of Technology

Japan
Scholars 3 697 Σ H-Index 176
655 World 51 National Yamagata University

Yamagata University

Japan
Scholars 4 689 Σ H-Index 175
656 World 9 National China Medical University

China Medical University

Taiwan
Scholars 3 1,145 Σ H-Index 175
657 World 4 National Gazi University

Gazi University

Turkey
Scholars 3 534 Σ H-Index 175
658 World 26 National University of Orléans

University of Orléans

France
Scholars 3 526 Σ H-Index 175
659 World 85 National University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

China
Scholars 2 609 Σ H-Index 175
660 World 27 National University of Burgundy

University of Burgundy

France
Scholars 3 654 Σ H-Index 172
661 World 137 National University of Maryland, Baltimore County

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

United States
Scholars 3 407 Σ H-Index 172
662 World 52 National Niigata University

Niigata University

Japan
Scholars 4 643 Σ H-Index 171
663 World 138 National Michigan Technological University

Michigan Technological University

United States
Scholars 3 617 Σ H-Index 171
664 World 9 National Islamic Azad University, Tehran

Islamic Azad University, Tehran

Iran
Scholars 3 468 Σ H-Index 170
665 World 139 National University of Maine

University of Maine

United States
Scholars 3 432 Σ H-Index 170
666 World 140 National University of Denver

University of Denver

United States
Scholars 3 795 Σ H-Index 169
667 World 50 National German Sport University Cologne

German Sport University Cologne

Germany
Scholars 3 746 Σ H-Index 169
668 World 141 National Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

United States
Scholars 3 477 Σ H-Index 169
669 World 36 National University of Essex

University of Essex

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 522 Σ H-Index 165
670 World 51 National University of Paderborn

University of Paderborn

Germany
Scholars 3 774 Σ H-Index 164
671 World 53 National University of Toyama

University of Toyama

Japan
Scholars 3 748 Σ H-Index 164
672 World 142 National Tulane University

Tulane University

United States
Scholars 3 457 Σ H-Index 164
673 World 14 National Anna University, Chennai

Anna University, Chennai

India
Scholars 3 1,239 Σ H-Index 163
674 World 28 National University of Angers

University of Angers

France
Scholars 3 570 Σ H-Index 163
675 World 21 National Flinders University

Flinders University

Australia
Scholars 2 1,046 Σ H-Index 163
676 World 2 National University of Debrecen

University of Debrecen

Hungary
Scholars 3 738 Σ H-Index 162
677 World 52 National University of Siegen

University of Siegen

Germany
Scholars 3 702 Σ H-Index 162
678 World 86 National University of Macau

University of Macau

China
Scholars 3 653 Σ H-Index 162
679 World 5 National Tampere University

Tampere University

Finland
Scholars 3 697 Σ H-Index 161
680 World 87 National Guizhou University

Guizhou University

China
Scholars 3 864 Σ H-Index 160
681 World 2 National Instituto Politécnico Nacional

Instituto Politécnico Nacional

Mexico
Scholars 3 674 Σ H-Index 160
682 World 54 National Nihon University

Nihon University

Japan
Scholars 3 637 Σ H-Index 159
683 World 3 National Eötvös Loránd University

Eötvös Loránd University

Hungary
Scholars 3 524 Σ H-Index 159
684 World 88 National Nanchang Hangkong University

Nanchang Hangkong University

China
Scholars 3 418 Σ H-Index 159
685 World 89 National Ocean University of China

Ocean University of China

China
Scholars 2 996 Σ H-Index 159
686 World 90 National Guangxi Normal University

Guangxi Normal University

China
Scholars 3 842 Σ H-Index 158
687 World 143 National University of Massachusetts Lowell

University of Massachusetts Lowell

United States
Scholars 3 763 Σ H-Index 158
688 World 53 National University of Kaiserslautern

University of Kaiserslautern

Germany
Scholars 3 692 Σ H-Index 158
689 World 91 National Hunan Normal University

Hunan Normal University

China
Scholars 3 675 Σ H-Index 158
690 World 92 National Huaibei Normal University

Huaibei Normal University

China
Scholars 3 378 Σ H-Index 158
691 World 93 National Qufu Normal University

Qufu Normal University

China
Scholars 3 809 Σ H-Index 157
692 World 94 National Agricultural University of Hebei

Agricultural University of Hebei

China
Scholars 3 673 Σ H-Index 157
693 World 7 National Polytechnic Institute of Bragança

Polytechnic Institute of Bragança

Portugal
Scholars 2 1,050 Σ H-Index 157
694 World 31 National University of Insubria

University of Insubria

Italy
Scholars 3 625 Σ H-Index 155
695 World 30 National University of Huelva

University of Huelva

Spain
Scholars 3 406 Σ H-Index 155
696 World 5 National National University of Malaysia

National University of Malaysia

Malaysia
Scholars 3 530 Σ H-Index 154
697 World 10 National Razi University

Razi University

Iran
Scholars 2 1,107 Σ H-Index 154
698 World 29 National PSL Research University

PSL Research University

France
Scholars 3 545 Σ H-Index 153
699 World 30 National École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

France
Scholars 3 421 Σ H-Index 153
700 World 55 National Nagasaki University

Nagasaki University

Japan
Scholars 3 613 Σ H-Index 152

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