Best Social Sciences and Humanities Universities

The 1st edition of Research.com ranking of top Social Sciences and Humanities 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 Social Sciences and Humanities, over 10,371 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 987 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.
701 World 22 National Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Italy
Scholars 1 149 Σ H-Index 30
702 World 7 National Lincoln University

Lincoln University

New Zealand
Scholars 1 144 Σ H-Index 30
703 World 6 National University of Macedonia

University of Macedonia

Greece
Scholars 1 132 Σ H-Index 30
704 World 241 National Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

United States
Scholars 1 122 Σ H-Index 30
705 World 25 National Central University of Finance and Economics

Central University of Finance and Economics

China
Scholars 1 114 Σ H-Index 30
706 World 8 National Hanken School of Economics

Hanken School of Economics

Finland
Scholars 1 103 Σ H-Index 30
707 World 41 National University of Hannover

University of Hannover

Germany
Scholars 1 97 Σ H-Index 30
708 World 242 National Sewanee: The University of the South

Sewanee: The University of the South

United States
Scholars 1 96 Σ H-Index 30
709 World 243 National Loma Linda University

Loma Linda University

United States
Scholars 1 95 Σ H-Index 30
710 World 244 National Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology

United States
Scholars 1 94 Σ H-Index 30
711 World 245 National Southeast Missouri State University

Southeast Missouri State University

United States
Scholars 1 90 Σ H-Index 30
712 World 12 National PSL Research University

PSL Research University

France
Scholars 1 90 Σ H-Index 30
713 World 39 National Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Canada
Scholars 1 87 Σ H-Index 30
714 World 40 National Université de Sherbrooke

Université de Sherbrooke

Canada
Scholars 1 87 Σ H-Index 30
715 World 16 National Halmstad University

Halmstad University

Sweden
Scholars 1 85 Σ H-Index 30
716 World 6 National National Yang Ming University

National Yang Ming University

Taiwan
Scholars 1 85 Σ H-Index 30
717 World 26 National Xi'an Jiaotong University

Xi'an Jiaotong University

China
Scholars 1 83 Σ H-Index 30
718 World 17 National Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Sweden
Scholars 1 83 Σ H-Index 30
719 World 41 National Royal Roads University

Royal Roads University

Canada
Scholars 1 82 Σ H-Index 30
720 World 246 National Virginia Union University

Virginia Union University

United States
Scholars 1 80 Σ H-Index 30
721 World 247 National Connecticut College

Connecticut College

United States
Scholars 1 80 Σ H-Index 30
722 World 42 National Hertie School

Hertie School

Germany
Scholars 1 78 Σ H-Index 30
723 World 92 National University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 73 Σ H-Index 30
724 World 43 National Chemnitz University of Technology

Chemnitz University of Technology

Germany
Scholars 1 73 Σ H-Index 30
725 World 248 National Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University

United States
Scholars 1 71 Σ H-Index 30
726 World 2 National Middle East Technical University

Middle East Technical University

Turkey
Scholars 1 70 Σ H-Index 30
727 World 249 National Texas State University System

Texas State University System

United States
Scholars 1 68 Σ H-Index 30
728 World 250 National The University of Texas at Tyler

The University of Texas at Tyler

United States
Scholars 1 67 Σ H-Index 30
729 World 7 National National Taipei University of Technology

National Taipei University of Technology

Taiwan
Scholars 1 65 Σ H-Index 30
730 World 13 National University of Clermont Auvergne

University of Clermont Auvergne

France
Scholars 1 62 Σ H-Index 30
731 World 44 National Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz

Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz

Germany
Scholars 1 62 Σ H-Index 30
732 World 2 National University of Cape Coast

University of Cape Coast

Ghana
Scholars 1 61 Σ H-Index 30
733 World 93 National Teesside University

Teesside University

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 60 Σ H-Index 30
734 World 3 National Koç University

Koç University

Turkey
Scholars 1 58 Σ H-Index 30
735 World 251 National Seattle University

Seattle University

United States
Scholars 1 57 Σ H-Index 30
736 World 252 National Western University of Health Sciences

Western University of Health Sciences

United States
Scholars 1 56 Σ H-Index 30
737 World 94 National University of Chichester

University of Chichester

United Kingdom
Scholars 1 51 Σ H-Index 30
738 World 14 National University of Poitiers

University of Poitiers

France
Scholars 1 47 Σ H-Index 30
739 World 5 National Dublin City University

Dublin City University

Ireland
Scholars 1 45 Σ H-Index 30
740 World 253 National California State University, San Marcos

California State University, San Marcos

United States
Scholars 1 39 Σ H-Index 30
741 World 1 National Eötvös Loránd University

Eötvös Loránd University

Hungary
Scholars 1 36 Σ H-Index 30
742 World 6 National Université Libre de Bruxelles

Université Libre de Bruxelles

Belgium
Scholars 1 27 Σ H-Index 30
743 World 42 National Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Canada
Scholars 1 21 Σ H-Index 30
744 World 254 National St. John's University

St. John's University

United States
Scholars 1 13 Σ H-Index 30

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