Top Law and Political science Universities

The university ranking for Law and Political science 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 Law and Political science 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 Law and Political science, over 3,028 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 406 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 50 National Boston University

Boston University

United States
Scholars 3 489 Σ H-Index 122
102 World 22 National University of Exeter

University of Exeter

United Kingdom
Scholars 5 277 Σ H-Index 121
103 World 1 National University of Vienna

University of Vienna

Austria
Scholars 4 395 Σ H-Index 121
104 World 51 National Rice University

Rice University

United States
Scholars 5 216 Σ H-Index 120
105 World 5 National Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Netherlands
Scholars 4 317 Σ H-Index 120
106 World 4 National University of Montreal

University of Montreal

Canada
Scholars 3 382 Σ H-Index 117
107 World 23 National Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom
Scholars 5 530 Σ H-Index 116
108 World 24 National Lancaster University

Lancaster University

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 376 Σ H-Index 116
109 World 25 National Newcastle University

Newcastle University

United Kingdom
Scholars 5 334 Σ H-Index 115
110 World 5 National Queen's University

Queen's University

Canada
Scholars 3 309 Σ H-Index 114
111 World 52 National University of Iowa

University of Iowa

United States
Scholars 3 338 Σ H-Index 112
112 World 6 National Simon Fraser University

Simon Fraser University

Canada
Scholars 2 377 Σ H-Index 111
113 World 53 National University of Nebraska–Lincoln

University of Nebraska–Lincoln

United States
Scholars 4 309 Σ H-Index 108
114 World 54 National University of Colorado Boulder

University of Colorado Boulder

United States
Scholars 4 263 Σ H-Index 107
115 World 55 National University of Rochester

University of Rochester

United States
Scholars 3 260 Σ H-Index 107
116 World 26 National Durham University

Durham University

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 233 Σ H-Index 105
117 World 56 National Temple University

Temple University

United States
Scholars 3 316 Σ H-Index 103
118 World 57 National University of Kansas

University of Kansas

United States
Scholars 4 267 Σ H-Index 102
119 World 7 National York University

York University

Canada
Scholars 3 254 Σ H-Index 102
120 World 5 National University of Lausanne

University of Lausanne

Switzerland
Scholars 4 227 Σ H-Index 101
121 World 8 National University of British Columbia

University of British Columbia

Canada
Scholars 4 260 Σ H-Index 99
122 World 58 National Tufts University

Tufts University

United States
Scholars 4 305 Σ H-Index 97
123 World 1 National Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Israel
Scholars 4 229 Σ H-Index 96
124 World 59 National Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University

United States
Scholars 3 200 Σ H-Index 96
125 World 5 National Heidelberg University

Heidelberg University

Germany
Scholars 2 261 Σ H-Index 96
126 World 60 National University of Arizona

University of Arizona

United States
Scholars 4 260 Σ H-Index 95
127 World 2 National University of Bergen

University of Bergen

Norway
Scholars 3 289 Σ H-Index 91
128 World 6 National University of Basel

University of Basel

Switzerland
Scholars 1 342 Σ H-Index 91
129 World 61 National University of California, Riverside

University of California, Riverside

United States
Scholars 3 291 Σ H-Index 89
130 World 62 National University of Louisville

University of Louisville

United States
Scholars 3 241 Σ H-Index 89
131 World 63 National University of South Carolina

University of South Carolina

United States
Scholars 3 213 Σ H-Index 88
132 World 27 National University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 239 Σ H-Index 88
133 World 1 National Koç University

Koç University

Turkey
Scholars 3 202 Σ H-Index 86
134 World 64 National Georgia State University

Georgia State University

United States
Scholars 3 314 Σ H-Index 85
135 World 1 National City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 2 191 Σ H-Index 81
136 World 28 National Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 299 Σ H-Index 80
137 World 9 National Carleton University

Carleton University

Canada
Scholars 3 172 Σ H-Index 80
138 World 2 National Uppsala University

Uppsala University

Sweden
Scholars 3 247 Σ H-Index 79
139 World 1 National National University of Ireland

National University of Ireland

Ireland
Scholars 3 263 Σ H-Index 78
140 World 65 National University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver

United States
Scholars 3 215 Σ H-Index 78
141 World 6 National Hertie School

Hertie School

Germany
Scholars 3 285 Σ H-Index 77
142 World 6 National Monash University

Monash University

Australia
Scholars 3 214 Σ H-Index 77
143 World 66 National University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

United States
Scholars 3 162 Σ H-Index 77
144 World 4 National Roskilde University

Roskilde University

Denmark
Scholars 2 270 Σ H-Index 77
145 World 7 National Murdoch University

Murdoch University

Australia
Scholars 3 271 Σ H-Index 75
146 World 29 National University of Bath

University of Bath

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 174 Σ H-Index 75
147 World 8 National Griffith University

Griffith University

Australia
Scholars 3 237 Σ H-Index 74
148 World 3 National Stockholm University

Stockholm University

Sweden
Scholars 3 173 Σ H-Index 74
149 World 3 National University of Bologna

University of Bologna

Italy
Scholars 3 251 Σ H-Index 73
150 World 3 National Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Belgium
Scholars 3 225 Σ H-Index 72
151 World 6 National Radboud University Nijmegen

Radboud University Nijmegen

Netherlands
Scholars 3 216 Σ H-Index 72
152 World 67 National East Carolina University

East Carolina University

United States
Scholars 3 151 Σ H-Index 72
153 World 68 National University of Delaware

University of Delaware

United States
Scholars 3 213 Σ H-Index 71
154 World 2 National Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 3 210 Σ H-Index 71
155 World 30 National University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 282 Σ H-Index 70
156 World 69 National Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College

United States
Scholars 3 173 Σ H-Index 70
157 World 4 National Guido Carli Free International University for Social Studies

Guido Carli Free International University for Social Studies

Italy
Scholars 3 274 Σ H-Index 69
158 World 3 National Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Norway
Scholars 3 214 Σ H-Index 69
159 World 70 National Brown University

Brown University

United States
Scholars 3 164 Σ H-Index 69
160 World 71 National Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago

United States
Scholars 3 152 Σ H-Index 69
161 World 72 National University of North Texas

University of North Texas

United States
Scholars 3 231 Σ H-Index 68
162 World 7 National Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Switzerland
Scholars 3 199 Σ H-Index 68
163 World 31 National University of Hull

University of Hull

United Kingdom
Scholars 3 185 Σ H-Index 67
164 World 7 National University of Bremen

University of Bremen

Germany
Scholars 3 167 Σ H-Index 67
165 World 73 National University at Buffalo, State University of New York

University at Buffalo, State University of New York

United States
Scholars 3 184 Σ H-Index 66
166 World 9 National University of Tasmania

University of Tasmania

Australia
Scholars 3 305 Σ H-Index 65
167 World 74 National University at Albany, State University of New York

University at Albany, State University of New York

United States
Scholars 3 245 Σ H-Index 65
168 World 75 National University of California, Santa Cruz

University of California, Santa Cruz

United States
Scholars 3 133 Σ H-Index 65
169 World 76 National Amherst College

Amherst College

United States
Scholars 2 208 Σ H-Index 64
170 World 4 National Ghent University

Ghent University

Belgium
Scholars 3 178 Σ H-Index 63
171 World 77 National Florida International University

Florida International University

United States
Scholars 3 125 Σ H-Index 62
172 World 32 National Middlesex University

Middlesex University

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 251 Σ H-Index 61
173 World 78 National California Institute of Technology

California Institute of Technology

United States
Scholars 2 178 Σ H-Index 60
174 World 10 National Wilfrid Laurier University

Wilfrid Laurier University

Canada
Scholars 2 146 Σ H-Index 58
175 World 2 National Johannes Kepler University of Linz

Johannes Kepler University of Linz

Austria
Scholars 1 220 Σ H-Index 56
176 World 2 National Bar-Ilan University

Bar-Ilan University

Israel
Scholars 2 201 Σ H-Index 55
177 World 8 National Universität Hamburg

Universität Hamburg

Germany
Scholars 2 233 Σ H-Index 54
178 World 79 National West Virginia University

West Virginia University

United States
Scholars 2 179 Σ H-Index 54
179 World 33 National Royal Holloway University of London

Royal Holloway University of London

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 162 Σ H-Index 54
180 World 4 National Lund University

Lund University

Sweden
Scholars 2 194 Σ H-Index 53
181 World 34 National University of Westminster

University of Westminster

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 187 Σ H-Index 53
182 World 2 National Trinity College Dublin

Trinity College Dublin

Ireland
Scholars 2 167 Σ H-Index 51
183 World 3 National University of Haifa

University of Haifa

Israel
Scholars 2 110 Σ H-Index 50
184 World 80 National Washington State University

Washington State University

United States
Scholars 2 175 Σ H-Index 49
185 World 3 National Dublin City University

Dublin City University

Ireland
Scholars 2 202 Σ H-Index 48
186 World 81 National University of Alabama

University of Alabama

United States
Scholars 2 195 Σ H-Index 48
187 World 82 National University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut

United States
Scholars 2 192 Σ H-Index 48
188 World 83 National University of Missouri

University of Missouri

United States
Scholars 2 122 Σ H-Index 48
189 World 84 National Purdue University West Lafayette

Purdue University West Lafayette

United States
Scholars 2 168 Σ H-Index 47
190 World 35 National University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

United Kingdom
Scholars 2 142 Σ H-Index 47
191 World 9 National TU Darmstadt

TU Darmstadt

Germany
Scholars 2 132 Σ H-Index 47
192 World 10 National Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Germany
Scholars 2 122 Σ H-Index 47
193 World 85 National University of Nebraska at Omaha

University of Nebraska at Omaha

United States
Scholars 2 101 Σ H-Index 47
194 World 86 National Binghamton University

Binghamton University

United States
Scholars 2 188 Σ H-Index 46
195 World 87 National University of South Florida

University of South Florida

United States
Scholars 2 136 Σ H-Index 46
196 World 88 National University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Massachusetts Amherst

United States
Scholars 2 138 Σ H-Index 45
197 World 1 National University of Navarra

University of Navarra

Spain
Scholars 2 114 Σ H-Index 45
198 World 7 National Maastricht University

Maastricht University

Netherlands
Scholars 2 328 Σ H-Index 44
199 World 11 National University of Victoria

University of Victoria

Canada
Scholars 2 122 Σ H-Index 44
200 World 89 National The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University

United States
Scholars 2 98 Σ H-Index 44

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