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2016 Top 100 Global Universities for Materials Science by U.S. News

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The list of the Top 100 Global Universities for Materials Science has been compiled by MSE Supplies in this blog.  MSE Supplies is a leading supplier of high quality materials and equipment for advanced materials research and manufacturing.  

Link: 2016 WHO IS WHO IN MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

2016 top 100 global universities for materials science by US News_edited by MSE Supplies

The world’s top 100 universities for Materials Science are ranked based on their reputation and research in the field.  China (including Hong Kong) has become the country with the highest number of top universities for materials science.  United States has a large number of top research universities with a strong materials science focus.  Among the top 10 universities in this ranking, 6 of them are from the United States. It is also noteworthy that Singapore has two universities (Nanyang Tech and NUS) both ranked as top 5 universities for materials science.  

The ranking methodology is explained in details by U.S. News. The following table briefly summarizes the factors that are used for calculating the ranking scores.

Ranking Indicator

Weight

Global research reputation

12.5%

Regional research reputation

12.5%

Publications

10%

Books

2.5%

Conferences

2.5%

Normalized citation impact

10%

Total citations

7.5%

Number of publications that are among the 10 percent most cited

12.5%

Percentage of total publications that are among the 10 percent most cited

10%

International collaboration

10%

Number of highly cited papers that are among the top 1 percent most cited in their respective field

5%

Percentage of total publications that are among the top 1 percent most highly cited papers

5%

 

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* Schools within the same rank range are listed alphabetically.

Materials Science

Subject Rank

School Name

Country

School Global Rank

Materials Science

Subject Score

#1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

(Cambridge, MA)

United States

#2

100

#2

Nanyang Technological University

(Singapore)

Singapore

#74

95.4

#3

Fudan University

(Shanghai)

China

#96

95.1

#4

Stanford University

(Stanford, CA)

United States

#4

94.6

#5

National University of Singapore

(Singapore)

Singapore

#49

93.4

#6

Harvard University

(Cambridge, MA)

United States

#1

92.9

#7

University of California--Berkeley

(Berkeley, CA)

United States

#3

92.2

#8

University of California--Santa Barbara

(Santa Barbara, CA)

United States

#24

91.5

#9

Tsinghua University

(Beijing)

China

#59

90.3

#10

University of California--Los Angeles

(Los Angeles, CA)

United States

#8

89.5

#11

Northwestern University

(Evanston, IL)

United States

#25

89.1

#12

Georgia Institute of Technology

(Atlanta, GA)

United States

#64

88.8

#13

Peking University

(Beijing)

China

#41

88.1

#14

University of Cambridge

(Cambridge)

United Kingdom

#6

87.6

#15

Seoul National University

(Seoul)

South Korea

#105

86.4

#16

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

(Shanghai)

China

#136

86.1

#17

Imperial College London

(London)

United Kingdom

#18

85.6

#18

Zhejiang University

(Hangzhou, Zhejiang)

China

#106

84.7

#19

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

(Daejeon)

South Korea

#184

83.5

#20

Tohoku University

(Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi)

Japan

#165

82.5

#21

University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign

(Champaign, IL)

United States

#43

82.2

#22

National Taiwan University

(Taipei)

Taiwan

#128

81.8

#22

Pohang University of Science and Technology

(Pohang, Gyeongbuk)

South Korea

#197

81.8

#24

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

(Lausanne)

Switzerland

#58

81.3

#25

University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA)

United States

#14

80.3

#25

University of Tokyo

(Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo)

Japan

#31

80.3

#27

University of Science and Technology of China

(Hefei, Anhui)

China

#131

80

#28

National Tsing Hua University

(Hsinchu)

Taiwan

#301

79.3

#29

University of Oxford

(Oxford)

United Kingdom

#5

78.8

#30

University of Chicago

(Chicago, IL)

United States

#10

78.3

#31

Harbin Institute of Technology

(Harbin, Heilongjiang)

China

#319

77.9

#31

Rice University

(Houston, TX)

United States

#84

77.9

#31

University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)

United States

#11

77.9

#34

University of Michigan--Ann Arbor

(Ann Arbor, MI)

United States

#17

77.4

#35

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

(Zurich)

Switzerland

#27

76.6

#35

University of Texas--Austin

(Austin, TX)

United States

#30

76.6

#37

Jilin University

(Changchun, Jilin)

China

#346

76.2

#38

Cornell University

(Ithaca, NY)

United States

#21

75.9

#38

Pennsylvania State University--University Park

(University Park, PA)

United States

#57

75.9

#40

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

(Hong Kong)

Hong Kong

#142

75.7

#41

California Institute of Technology

(Pasadena, CA)

United States

#7

74.5

#42

Nanjing University

(Nanjing, Jiangsu)

China

#180

74.2

#43

Monash University

(Clayton, Victoria)

Australia

#84

73.7

#44

City University of Hong Kong

(Kowloon, Hong Kong)

Hong Kong

#187

73.5

#44

University of Queensland Australia

(Brisbane, Queensland)

Australia

#52

73.5

#46

Kyoto University

(Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto)

Japan

#86

73

#46

Osaka University

(Suita, Osaka)

Japan

#146

73

#48

University of Science and Technology Beijing

(Beijing)

China

#667

72.5

#49

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

(Wuhan, Hubei)

China

#265

72

#50

Sun Yat-sen University

(Guangzhou, Guangdong)

China

#198

71.8

#51

Technical University of Dresden

(Dresden)

Germany

#203

71.5

#51

Wuhan University

(Wuhan, Hubei)

China

#251

71.5

#53

Central South University

(Changsha, Hunan)

China

#440

71.3

#53

Eindhoven University of Technology

(Eindhoven)

Netherlands

#288

71.3

#55

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

(Karlsruhe)

Germany

#157

70.8

#56

Technical University of Denmark

(Kongens Lyngby)

Denmark

#171

70.6

#56

University of Manchester

(Manchester)

United Kingdom

#56

70.6

#56

Xi'an Jiaotong University

(Xi'an, Shaanxi)

China

#336

70.6

#59

KU Leuven

(Leuven)

Belgium

#44

70.3

#59

University of Erlangen Nuremberg

(Erlangen)

Germany

#158

70.3

#59

University of Southern California

(Los Angeles, CA)

United States

#44

70.3

#59

Yonsei University

(Seoul)

South Korea

#260

70.3

#63

Delft University of Technology

(Delft)

Netherlands

#187

69.6

#63

Sungkyunkwan University

(Seoul)

South Korea

#231

69.6

#63

University of Toronto

(Toronto, Ontario)

Canada

#16

69.6

#66

North Carolina State University--Raleigh

(Raleigh, NC)

United States

#212

69.3

#67

Columbia University

(New York, NY)

United States

#9

69.1

#67

Dalian University of Technology

(Dalian City, Liaoning)

China

#375

69.1

#69

Sichuan University

(Chengdu, Sichuan)

China

#444

68.6

#70

Suzhou University

(Suzhou)

China

#511

68.4

#70

Tokyo Institute of Technology

(Meguro-ku, Tokyo)

Japan

#209

68.4

#72

Hanyang University

(Seoul)

South Korea

#432

68.1

#72

National Chiao Tung University

(Hsinchu)

Taiwan

#434

68.1

#72

Pierre and Marie Curie University - Paris 6

(Paris)

France

#49

68.1

#75

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

(Kowloon, Hong Kong)

Hong Kong

#217

67.6

#75

University of California--San Diego

(La Jolla, CA)

United States

#19

67.6

#77

Trinity College Dublin

(Dublin 2)

Ireland

#202

67.4

#78

Beihang University

(Beijing)

China

#507

66.9

#78

Korea University

(Seoul)

South Korea

#280

66.9

#78

University College London

(London)

United Kingdom

#22

66.9

#81

Indian Institute of Science

(Bangalore)

India

#354

66.7

#81

Joseph Fourier University - Grenoble 1

(Saint-Martin-d'Hères)

France

#119

66.7

#81

Royal Institute of Technology

(Stockholm)

Sweden

#198

66.7

#81

University of Sydney

(Sydney, New South Wales)

Australia

#51

66.7

#85

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology

(Gwangju, Gyeonggi)

South Korea

#521

66.4

#85

Princeton University

(Princeton, NJ)

United States

#13

66.4

#85

University of Hong Kong

(Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong)

Hong Kong

#64

66.4

#85

University of Melbourne

(Parkville, Victoria)

Australia

#40

66.4

#89

Beijing Institute of Technology

(Beijing)

China

#477

65.9

#89

Nankai University

(Nankai, Tianjin)

China

#298

65.9

#91

Johns Hopkins University

(Baltimore, MD)

United States

#12

65.7

#92

Beijing University of Chemical Technology

(Beijing)

China

#685

65.5

#92

RWTH Aachen University

(Aachen)

Germany

#162

65.5

#92

Xiamen University

(Xiamen, Fujian)

China

#275

65.5

#95

University of New South Wales

(Kensington, New South Wales)

Australia

#90

65.2

#95

University of Wisconsin--Madison

(Madison, WI)

United States

#26

65.2

#97

Southeast University

(Nanjing, Jiangsu)

China

#359

65

#97

University of Florida

(Gainesville, FL)

United States

#53

65

#97

University of Southampton

(Southampton)

United Kingdom

#114

65

#100

Kyushu University

(Higashi-ku Fukuoka, Fukuoka)

Japan

#291

64.7

 

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