Best Plant Science and Agronomy Universities

The 1st edition of Research.com ranking of top Plant Science and Agronomy 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 30 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 Plant Science and Agronomy, over 2,580 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 599 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.
301 World 21 National University of New England

University of New England

Australia
Scholars 1 97 Σ H-Index 43
302 World 1 National Slovak University of Agriculture

Slovak University of Agriculture

Slovakia
Scholars 1 189 Σ H-Index 42
303 World 10 National Jawaharlal Nehru University

Jawaharlal Nehru University

India
Scholars 1 163 Σ H-Index 42
304 World 18 National Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology

Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology

China
Scholars 1 152 Σ H-Index 42
305 World 3 National Roskilde University

Roskilde University

Denmark
Scholars 1 110 Σ H-Index 42
306 World 22 National UNSW Sydney

UNSW Sydney

Australia
Scholars 1 64 Σ H-Index 42
307 World 2 National Chiang Mai University

Chiang Mai University

Thailand
Scholars 1 249 Σ H-Index 41
308 World 4 National Harran University

Harran University

Turkey
Scholars 1 89 Σ H-Index 41
309 World 29 National University of East Anglia

University of East Anglia

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 86 Σ H-Index 41
310 World 11 National Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences

Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences

Japan
Scholars 1 75 Σ H-Index 41
311 World 2 National Charles University

Charles University

Czech Republic
Scholars 1 137 Σ H-Index 40
312 World 63 National Manhattan College

Manhattan College

United States
Scholars 1 134 Σ H-Index 40
313 World 11 National Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

India
Scholars 1 119 Σ H-Index 40
314 World 13 National University of Florence

University of Florence

Italy
Scholars 1 119 Σ H-Index 40
315 World 30 National University of Worcester

University of Worcester

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 91 Σ H-Index 40
316 World 15 National Cape Breton University

Cape Breton University

Canada
Scholars 1 85 Σ H-Index 40
317 World 14 National University of Padua

University of Padua

Italy
Scholars 1 82 Σ H-Index 40
318 World 64 National University of Dayton

University of Dayton

United States
Scholars 1 67 Σ H-Index 40
319 World 6 National University of Haifa

University of Haifa

Israel
Scholars 1 145 Σ H-Index 39
320 World 23 National Edith Cowan University

Edith Cowan University

Australia
Scholars 1 97 Σ H-Index 39
321 World 65 National Mansfield University

Mansfield University

United States
Scholars 1 86 Σ H-Index 39
322 World 12 National Annamalai University

Annamalai University

India
Scholars 1 81 Σ H-Index 39
323 World 1 National Shiraz University

Shiraz University

Iran
Scholars 1 176 Σ H-Index 38
324 World 12 National Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Japan
Scholars 1 144 Σ H-Index 38
325 World 66 National Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

United States
Scholars 1 98 Σ H-Index 38
326 World 31 National Royal Holloway University of London

Royal Holloway University of London

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 84 Σ H-Index 38
327 World 7 National University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland

University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland

Switzerland
Scholars 1 68 Σ H-Index 38
328 World 67 National Florida International University

Florida International University

United States
Scholars 1 57 Σ H-Index 38
329 World 24 National Queensland University of Technology

Queensland University of Technology

Australia
Scholars 1 129 Σ H-Index 37
330 World 19 National Peking University

Peking University

China
Scholars 1 97 Σ H-Index 37
331 World 16 National University of Montreal

University of Montreal

Canada
Scholars 1 90 Σ H-Index 37
332 World 25 National University of Newcastle Australia

University of Newcastle Australia

Australia
Scholars 1 146 Σ H-Index 36
333 World 32 National Keele University

Keele University

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 109 Σ H-Index 36
334 World 7 National Royal Institute of Technology

Royal Institute of Technology

Sweden
Scholars 1 105 Σ H-Index 36
335 World 14 National University of the Basque Country

University of the Basque Country

Spain
Scholars 1 97 Σ H-Index 36
336 World 20 National Beijing Normal University

Beijing Normal University

China
Scholars 1 91 Σ H-Index 36
337 World 13 National Eternal University

Eternal University

India
Scholars 1 85 Σ H-Index 36
338 World 68 National Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University

United States
Scholars 1 72 Σ H-Index 36
339 World 2 National Tarbiat Modares University

Tarbiat Modares University

Iran
Scholars 1 197 Σ H-Index 35
340 World 5 National Tshwane University of Technology

Tshwane University of Technology

South Africa
Scholars 1 144 Σ H-Index 35
341 World 7 National Quaid-i-Azam University

Quaid-i-Azam University

Pakistan
Scholars 1 137 Σ H-Index 35
342 World 13 National Gifu University

Gifu University

Japan
Scholars 1 136 Σ H-Index 35
343 World 2 National National University of Río Cuarto

National University of Río Cuarto

Argentina
Scholars 1 132 Σ H-Index 35
344 World 1 National University of Zagreb

University of Zagreb

Croatia
Scholars 1 118 Σ H-Index 35
345 World 4 National University of Salzburg

University of Salzburg

Austria
Scholars 1 101 Σ H-Index 35
346 World 23 National University of Münster

University of Münster

Germany
Scholars 1 92 Σ H-Index 35
347 World 3 National Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington

New Zealand
Scholars 1 84 Σ H-Index 35
348 World 26 National RMIT University

RMIT University

Australia
Scholars 1 75 Σ H-Index 35
349 World 69 National Bowdoin College

Bowdoin College

United States
Scholars 1 71 Σ H-Index 35
350 World 14 National Kagawa University

Kagawa University

Japan
Scholars 1 253 Σ H-Index 34
351 World 24 National Kiel University

Kiel University

Germany
Scholars 1 230 Σ H-Index 34
352 World 14 National Guru Nanak Dev University

Guru Nanak Dev University

India
Scholars 1 137 Σ H-Index 34
353 World 15 National Nagoya University

Nagoya University

Japan
Scholars 1 131 Σ H-Index 34
354 World 15 National University of Extremadura

University of Extremadura

Spain
Scholars 1 102 Σ H-Index 34
355 World 16 National Doshisha University

Doshisha University

Japan
Scholars 1 102 Σ H-Index 34
356 World 70 National University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Santa Barbara

United States
Scholars 1 89 Σ H-Index 34
357 World 71 National Wright State University

Wright State University

United States
Scholars 1 77 Σ H-Index 34
358 World 13 National Sorbonne University

Sorbonne University

France
Scholars 1 70 Σ H-Index 34
359 World 3 National Mendel University Brno

Mendel University Brno

Czech Republic
Scholars 1 65 Σ H-Index 34
360 World 72 National Baylor University

Baylor University

United States
Scholars 1 181 Σ H-Index 33
361 World 17 National Mie University

Mie University

Japan
Scholars 1 148 Σ H-Index 33
362 World 5 National University of Porto

University of Porto

Portugal
Scholars 1 124 Σ H-Index 33
363 World 15 National Graphic Era University

Graphic Era University

India
Scholars 1 105 Σ H-Index 33
364 World 2 National Comenius University

Comenius University

Slovakia
Scholars 1 104 Σ H-Index 33
365 World 8 National Islamia University of Bahawalpur

Islamia University of Bahawalpur

Pakistan
Scholars 1 102 Σ H-Index 33
366 World 73 National University of Hawaii at Manoa

University of Hawaii at Manoa

United States
Scholars 1 99 Σ H-Index 33
367 World 4 National Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

Czech Republic
Scholars 1 93 Σ H-Index 33
368 World 1 National University of Szeged

University of Szeged

Hungary
Scholars 1 87 Σ H-Index 33
369 World 27 National University of Canberra

University of Canberra

Australia
Scholars 1 84 Σ H-Index 33
370 World 8 National Örebro University

Örebro University

Sweden
Scholars 1 52 Σ H-Index 33
371 World 74 National Arizona State University

Arizona State University

United States
Scholars 1 42 Σ H-Index 33
372 World 15 National University of Camerino

University of Camerino

Italy
Scholars 1 183 Σ H-Index 32
373 World 16 National University of Catania

University of Catania

Italy
Scholars 1 138 Σ H-Index 32
374 World 1 National Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Ghana
Scholars 1 130 Σ H-Index 32
375 World 21 National Henan University

Henan University

China
Scholars 1 125 Σ H-Index 32
376 World 2 National Warsaw University of Life Sciences

Warsaw University of Life Sciences

Poland
Scholars 1 113 Σ H-Index 32
377 World 1 National Lomonosov Moscow State University

Lomonosov Moscow State University

Russia
Scholars 1 110 Σ H-Index 32
378 World 17 National University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba

Canada
Scholars 1 109 Σ H-Index 32
379 World 22 National Hainan University

Hainan University

China
Scholars 1 100 Σ H-Index 32
380 World 16 National Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya

Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya

India
Scholars 1 100 Σ H-Index 32
381 World 14 National University of Franche-Comté

University of Franche-Comté

France
Scholars 1 96 Σ H-Index 32
382 World 4 National Massey University

Massey University

New Zealand
Scholars 1 96 Σ H-Index 32
383 World 3 National Shahed University

Shahed University

Iran
Scholars 1 91 Σ H-Index 32
384 World 1 National University of La Frontera

University of La Frontera

Chile
Scholars 1 82 Σ H-Index 32
385 World 6 National Université Libre de Bruxelles

Université Libre de Bruxelles

Belgium
Scholars 1 76 Σ H-Index 32
386 World 4 National Technical University of Denmark

Technical University of Denmark

Denmark
Scholars 1 76 Σ H-Index 32
387 World 16 National University of Seville

University of Seville

Spain
Scholars 1 75 Σ H-Index 32
388 World 17 National Autonomous University of Madrid

Autonomous University of Madrid

Spain
Scholars 1 74 Σ H-Index 32
389 World 1 National University of Zimbabwe

University of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe
Scholars 1 73 Σ H-Index 32
390 World 1 National University of the Philippines System

University of the Philippines System

Philippines
Scholars 1 73 Σ H-Index 32
391 World 75 National University of Memphis

University of Memphis

United States
Scholars 1 72 Σ H-Index 32
392 World 9 National Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University

Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University

Pakistan
Scholars 1 70 Σ H-Index 32
393 World 2 National Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Greece
Scholars 1 70 Σ H-Index 32
394 World 76 National Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University

United States
Scholars 1 66 Σ H-Index 32
395 World 10 National COMSATS University Islamabad

COMSATS University Islamabad

Pakistan
Scholars 1 63 Σ H-Index 32
396 World 77 National University of Montana System

University of Montana System

United States
Scholars 1 61 Σ H-Index 32
397 World 78 National University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

United States
Scholars 1 57 Σ H-Index 32
398 World 18 National Tokyo University of Science

Tokyo University of Science

Japan
Scholars 1 54 Σ H-Index 32
399 World 8 National Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Brazil
Scholars 1 161 Σ H-Index 31
400 World 7 National University of Liège

University of Liège

Belgium
Scholars 1 120 Σ H-Index 31

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