Top Microbiology Universities

The university ranking for Microbiology 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 Microbiology 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 Microbiology, over 5,775 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 938 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
1 World 1 National University of Paris

University of Paris

France
Scholars 41 6,538 Σ H-Index 2,306
2 World 1 National Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

United States
Scholars 32 5,771 Σ H-Index 2,067
3 World 2 National Harvard University

Harvard University

United States
Scholars 28 4,906 Σ H-Index 1,921
4 World 1 National University of Oxford

University of Oxford

United Kingdom
Scholars 30 5,216 Σ H-Index 1,852
5 World 1 National Karolinska Institute

Karolinska Institute

Sweden
Scholars 32 5,542 Σ H-Index 1,817
6 World 3 National University of Washington

University of Washington

United States
Scholars 30 3,787 Σ H-Index 1,751
7 World 1 National University of Copenhagen

University of Copenhagen

Denmark
Scholars 26 4,646 Σ H-Index 1,549
8 World 4 National University of California, San Francisco

University of California, San Francisco

United States
Scholars 26 3,862 Σ H-Index 1,528
9 World 5 National University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, Los Angeles

United States
Scholars 24 3,694 Σ H-Index 1,487
10 World 1 National Utrecht University

Utrecht University

Netherlands
Scholars 26 3,946 Σ H-Index 1,485
11 World 6 National University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh

United States
Scholars 23 3,619 Σ H-Index 1,397
12 World 7 National University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

United States
Scholars 23 3,233 Σ H-Index 1,386
13 World 1 National University of Hong Kong

University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 17 4,382 Σ H-Index 1,248
14 World 1 National KU Leuven

KU Leuven

Belgium
Scholars 20 4,272 Σ H-Index 1,185
15 World 8 National University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

United States
Scholars 20 2,665 Σ H-Index 1,156
16 World 9 National University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota

United States
Scholars 20 3,067 Σ H-Index 1,150
17 World 2 National University College London

University College London

United Kingdom
Scholars 19 3,456 Σ H-Index 1,138
18 World 2 National Ghent University

Ghent University

Belgium
Scholars 17 4,010 Σ H-Index 1,131
19 World 2 National Aix-Marseille University

Aix-Marseille University

France
Scholars 16 5,516 Σ H-Index 1,121
20 World 1 National University of Helsinki

University of Helsinki

Finland
Scholars 17 3,038 Σ H-Index 1,083
21 World 2 National University of Amsterdam

University of Amsterdam

Netherlands
Scholars 19 3,302 Σ H-Index 1,081
22 World 1 National University of Barcelona

University of Barcelona

Spain
Scholars 20 2,914 Σ H-Index 1,049
23 World 10 National Emory University

Emory University

United States
Scholars 17 2,560 Σ H-Index 1,023
24 World 11 National The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

United States
Scholars 17 2,602 Σ H-Index 1,007
25 World 12 National Cornell University

Cornell University

United States
Scholars 16 2,444 Σ H-Index 984
26 World 13 National Stanford University

Stanford University

United States
Scholars 14 2,655 Σ H-Index 965
27 World 14 National University of Alabama at Birmingham

University of Alabama at Birmingham

United States
Scholars 17 2,285 Σ H-Index 963
28 World 3 National Imperial College London

Imperial College London

United Kingdom
Scholars 15 2,277 Σ H-Index 934
29 World 15 National Tufts University

Tufts University

United States
Scholars 13 2,032 Σ H-Index 899
30 World 4 National University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom
Scholars 13 2,723 Σ H-Index 857
31 World 16 National Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis

United States
Scholars 14 1,835 Σ H-Index 850
32 World 1 National University of Queensland

University of Queensland

Australia
Scholars 15 2,660 Σ H-Index 848
33 World 2 National University of Melbourne

University of Melbourne

Australia
Scholars 15 2,475 Σ H-Index 837
34 World 17 National University of Maryland, Baltimore

University of Maryland, Baltimore

United States
Scholars 14 1,911 Σ H-Index 826
35 World 18 National Duke University

Duke University

United States
Scholars 13 2,207 Σ H-Index 826
36 World 1 National University of Zurich

University of Zurich

Switzerland
Scholars 14 2,359 Σ H-Index 823
37 World 19 National University of Wisconsin–Madison

University of Wisconsin–Madison

United States
Scholars 14 2,074 Σ H-Index 807
38 World 1 National National University of Ireland

National University of Ireland

Ireland
Scholars 12 2,582 Σ H-Index 805
39 World 3 National Monash University

Monash University

Australia
Scholars 13 2,051 Σ H-Index 794
40 World 20 National University of California, San Diego

University of California, San Diego

United States
Scholars 13 2,172 Σ H-Index 792
41 World 1 National National Taiwan University

National Taiwan University

Taiwan
Scholars 13 3,174 Σ H-Index 761
42 World 21 National University of California, Davis

University of California, Davis

United States
Scholars 12 1,747 Σ H-Index 671
43 World 2 National Lund University

Lund University

Sweden
Scholars 12 1,768 Σ H-Index 663
44 World 3 National Erasmus University Rotterdam

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Netherlands
Scholars 10 1,987 Σ H-Index 662
45 World 2 National University of Bern

University of Bern

Switzerland
Scholars 12 1,898 Σ H-Index 658
46 World 1 National Mahidol University

Mahidol University

Thailand
Scholars 11 2,058 Σ H-Index 644
47 World 1 National Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Germany
Scholars 11 1,378 Σ H-Index 635
48 World 22 National Colorado State University

Colorado State University

United States
Scholars 12 1,435 Σ H-Index 612
49 World 23 National University of Florida

University of Florida

United States
Scholars 11 1,466 Σ H-Index 599
50 World 5 National University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

United Kingdom
Scholars 10 1,417 Σ H-Index 595
51 World 24 National University of Iowa

University of Iowa

United States
Scholars 10 1,443 Σ H-Index 592
52 World 1 National McMaster University

McMaster University

Canada
Scholars 11 1,469 Σ H-Index 585
53 World 2 National University of Tübingen

University of Tübingen

Germany
Scholars 10 1,328 Σ H-Index 585
54 World 25 National The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University

United States
Scholars 10 1,427 Σ H-Index 584
55 World 26 National Yale University

Yale University

United States
Scholars 10 1,377 Σ H-Index 583
56 World 4 National University of Sydney

University of Sydney

Australia
Scholars 8 1,859 Σ H-Index 580
57 World 27 National Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University

United States
Scholars 11 1,372 Σ H-Index 578
58 World 2 National University of Toronto

University of Toronto

Canada
Scholars 10 1,514 Σ H-Index 576
59 World 6 National University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

United Kingdom
Scholars 11 1,429 Σ H-Index 575
60 World 7 National University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

United Kingdom
Scholars 12 1,292 Σ H-Index 568
61 World 28 National University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

United States
Scholars 9 1,398 Σ H-Index 565
62 World 3 National University of Lausanne

University of Lausanne

Switzerland
Scholars 9 1,503 Σ H-Index 564
63 World 5 National UNSW Sydney

UNSW Sydney

Australia
Scholars 9 1,801 Σ H-Index 563
64 World 29 National Northwestern University

Northwestern University

United States
Scholars 10 1,351 Σ H-Index 561
65 World 30 National New York University

New York University

United States
Scholars 8 1,189 Σ H-Index 560
66 World 1 National Osaka University

Osaka University

Japan
Scholars 10 1,500 Σ H-Index 530
67 World 4 National Radboud University Nijmegen

Radboud University Nijmegen

Netherlands
Scholars 8 1,647 Σ H-Index 516
68 World 3 National University of Paris-Saclay

University of Paris-Saclay

France
Scholars 9 1,127 Σ H-Index 509
69 World 8 National University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

United Kingdom
Scholars 8 1,286 Σ H-Index 506
70 World 31 National The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

United States
Scholars 8 1,266 Σ H-Index 493
71 World 5 National Wageningen University & Research

Wageningen University & Research

Netherlands
Scholars 8 1,188 Σ H-Index 493
72 World 32 National University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Berkeley

United States
Scholars 8 1,012 Σ H-Index 486
73 World 33 National The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

United States
Scholars 7 1,479 Σ H-Index 479
74 World 2 National University of Turku

University of Turku

Finland
Scholars 8 1,304 Σ H-Index 475
75 World 34 National Columbia University

Columbia University

United States
Scholars 8 1,041 Σ H-Index 469
76 World 3 National University of Freiburg

University of Freiburg

Germany
Scholars 8 1,019 Σ H-Index 461
77 World 35 National University of Massachusetts Medical School

University of Massachusetts Medical School

United States
Scholars 8 995 Σ H-Index 461
78 World 9 National University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

United Kingdom
Scholars 7 1,103 Σ H-Index 458
79 World 6 National Leiden University

Leiden University

Netherlands
Scholars 7 1,108 Σ H-Index 452
80 World 36 National Rockefeller University

Rockefeller University

United States
Scholars 6 1,068 Σ H-Index 442
81 World 37 National Boston University

Boston University

United States
Scholars 8 936 Σ H-Index 439
82 World 4 National University of Giessen

University of Giessen

Germany
Scholars 7 1,289 Σ H-Index 433
83 World 3 National University of Gothenburg

University of Gothenburg

Sweden
Scholars 8 1,197 Σ H-Index 432
84 World 5 National Heidelberg University

Heidelberg University

Germany
Scholars 7 1,143 Σ H-Index 425
85 World 38 National Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

United States
Scholars 6 1,227 Σ H-Index 420
86 World 1 National Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Italy
Scholars 7 1,537 Σ H-Index 418
87 World 39 National University of Chicago

University of Chicago

United States
Scholars 6 1,073 Σ H-Index 409
88 World 40 National Wayne State University

Wayne State University

United States
Scholars 6 1,312 Σ H-Index 408
89 World 10 National University of Exeter

University of Exeter

United Kingdom
Scholars 5 1,207 Σ H-Index 404
90 World 3 National University of Calgary

University of Calgary

Canada
Scholars 7 938 Σ H-Index 403
91 World 4 National University of Montreal

University of Montreal

Canada
Scholars 8 1,236 Σ H-Index 402
92 World 2 National University of Santiago de Compostela

University of Santiago de Compostela

Spain
Scholars 7 949 Σ H-Index 397
93 World 4 National University of Bordeaux

University of Bordeaux

France
Scholars 7 1,261 Σ H-Index 391
94 World 5 National University of Guelph

University of Guelph

Canada
Scholars 7 1,096 Σ H-Index 391
95 World 2 National University of Bologna

University of Bologna

Italy
Scholars 7 1,066 Σ H-Index 389
96 World 4 National University of Basel

University of Basel

Switzerland
Scholars 8 840 Σ H-Index 387
97 World 3 National Sapienza University of Rome

Sapienza University of Rome

Italy
Scholars 7 1,230 Σ H-Index 381
98 World 41 National University of Southern California

University of Southern California

United States
Scholars 6 979 Σ H-Index 381
99 World 6 National Kiel University

Kiel University

Germany
Scholars 7 795 Σ H-Index 380
100 World 3 National Autonomous University of Barcelona

Autonomous University of Barcelona

Spain
Scholars 8 1,019 Σ H-Index 379

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