QS World University Rankings by Subject 2013 - Materials Science

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Rankings
My Rank QS Rank QS Rank School Name Country QS Stars Rating Overall
Academic Reputation
Global survey of academics on the world's top universities.
Employer Reputation
Global survey of employers on the world's top universities.
Citations per Paper
Measures productivity for the last five years.
H-index Citations
Measures both the number of papers produced and the impact of the published work.
1000 1
United States
96.80
100 88.5 91.5 99.4
2000 2
United States
91.60
90.8 74.7 93.3 97.6
3000 3
United States
91.30
89.2 86.9 90.7 96.9
4000 4
United Kingdom
91.10
92.6 96.9 87.3 90
5000 5
United Kingdom
89.90
93 81.6 85.4 92.2
6000 6
Singapore
88.80
85.4 81.4 88.7 96.9
7000 7
United States
87.90
83.2 62.4 92.7 100
8000 8
Switzerland
86.10
87.3 74.8 87.5 86.8
9000 9
United States
84.50
77.3 100 91.1 84.3
10000 10
China
84.30
86 83 75.1 90.7
11000 11
United Kingdom
84.00
87.2 91.6 83.3 76.6
12001 12=
United States
83.90
80.3 67.5 85.9 93.6
12002 12=
United States
83.90
73.9 77.5 95.2 91.5
14000 14
Singapore
83.80
82.6 73.9 81.8 90.7
15000 15
83.40
82.4 72.8 84.4 87.6
16000 16
Japan
82.90
83 89.5 75.3 87.6
17001 17=
United States
82.70
85.6 30.5 85.8 95
17002 17=
Japan
82.70
85.2 78.4 70.8 91.5
17003 17=
United States
82.70
84.7 60.2 85.4 85.1
20000 20
China
81.70
71.6 90 85.3 91.5
21000 21
United Kingdom
81.20
79.5 75.8 82.8 84.3
22000 22
United States
80.70
85 57 84.2 79.7
23001 23=
South Korea
80.40
79.2 66 79.3 89.2
23002 23=
Hong Kong
80.40
77.7 73.6 86.9 80.6
25001 25=
Japan
80.30
81.3 83 75.2 82.5
25002 25=
Australia
80.30
81 78.2 83 76.6
25003 25=
United States
80.30
76.7 68.3 85.1 86
28000 28
Japan
79.90
83.2 83.5 73.9 78.7
29000 29
China
79.30
79.1 82.9 74.2 82.5
30000 30
United States
79.20
70.4 82.3 92.3 79.7
31000 31
United States
79.00
70.3 67.3 86.4 90.7
32000 32
Netherlands
78.60
82 68.6 77.4 77.7
33000 33
United States
78.40
78.7 63.8 83.9 77.7
34000 34
Taiwan
78.10
73.1 75.3 80.2 85.1
35000 35
South Korea
78.00
78.4 64.2 78.3 82.5
36000 36
Japan
77.70
78.9 80 70.6 81.6
37001 37=
United States
77.60
62.6 46.5 100 91.5
37002 37=
United States
77.60
67.3 64.6 89.7 87.6
39000 39
Germany
77.40
73.6 67.4 79.3 85.1
40000 40
Canada
77.20
75.2 70.2 80.9 79.7
41000 41
United States
77.10
70.3 65.3 91.1 78.7
42000 42
Australia
76.50
75.8 85.3 81.6 68.5
43000 43
Australia
76.30
70.6 82.8 82.6 76.6
44000 44
Belgium
75.60
75.4 69.3 77.1 76.6
45001 45=
United States
75.30
70.5 59.2 81.7 82.5
45002 45=
Denmark
75.30
67.7 42.9 88.3 86.8
47000 47
United States
75.20
75 91.5 89.2
48000 48
Germany
75.10
83.2 57.9 74.8 68.5
49000 49
South Korea
75.00
72.3 45.9 81.5 84.3
50000 50
India
74.80
69.1 69.3 82.7 77.7
51001 51-100
United States
58.9 48.6 81.6 74.5
51002 51-100
Australia
70 84.5 69.7 55
51003 51-100
Sweden
71 79.1 76.6
51004 51-100
United States
60.3 72.4 90.4 78.7
51005 51-100
United States
52 79.6 85 72.2
51006 51-100
China
57.6 84.6 82.5 81.6
51007 51-100
France
77.6 54.9 75.5 56.8
51008 51-100
Japan
64.7 64.3 72.7 69.8
51009 51-100
India
73.7 61.7 72.6 55
51010 51-100
India
74.1 58.3 71.8 56.8
51011 51-100
India
69.5 54.7 74.4 67.2
51012 51-100
United States
54.9 66.4 89.4 81.6
51013 51-100
Sweden
78.9 36.7 76.9 76.6
51014 51-100
Japan
68.7 79.7 70.7 73.4
51015 51-100
Germany
62.5 53.7 91.6 78.7
51016 51-100
Canada
75.9 66.4 73.6 60
51017 51-100
Canada
73.1 54.4 78.2 67.2
51018 51-100
United States
58.5 72.8 83.1 69.8
51019 51-100
Japan
71.4 74.8 70.4 67.2
51020 51-100
Taiwan
63.1 56 72.7 76.6
51021 51-100
Taiwan
67.1 47.2 78.9 82.5
51022 51-100
United States
62 55.1 83.2 76.6
51023 51-100
South Korea
65 58.4 76.4 76.6
51024 51-100
Germany
75 56.2 74.2 60
51025 51-100
Germany
62.5 50.6 77.5 73.4
51026 51-100
Germany
75 58.8 77.7 68.5
51027 51-100
Hong Kong
64.8 74.9 78.4 69.8
51028 51-100
United Kingdom
63.2 74.9 78.1 61.6
51029 51-100
United Kingdom
78.6 66.3 76.1 67.2
51030 51-100
United Kingdom
67 83.1 83.6 74.5
51031 51-100
United Kingdom
69.5 83.3 79.9 67.2
51032 51-100
Brazil
71 60.4 71.1 64.5
51033 51-100
Germany
64.4 54.5 75.4 69.8
51034 51-100
United Kingdom
69 73.7 74.7 61.6
51035 51-100
United Kingdom
66.4 73.8 80.3 69.8
51036 51-100
Canada
76.5 64.1 76.1 72.2
51037 51-100
United States
63.2 36.3 83.1 76.6
51038 51-100
United States
64 55.1 83.6 77.7
51039 51-100
United States
69.2 62.5 77.5 69.8
51040 51-100
Hong Kong
70 82.1 77.5 65.9
51041 51-100
United Kingdom
68.2 65.9 75.4 67.2
51042 51-100
United States
55.8 55.2 87.8 78.7
51043 51-100
United States
53.7 62.2 89.7 82.5
51044 51-100
China
68.7 39.7 84 85.1
51045 51-100
United Kingdom
66.9 69.2 78.4 72.2
51046 51-100
United States
54.5 45.7 93.9 91.5
51047 51-100
United States
72.8 54.7 78.2 64.5
51048 51-100
Australia
64 57.6 86 75.6
51049 51-100
Sweden
59.6 63.9 81.4 71
51050 51-100
United States
62 82.8 77.5 63.1
51051 51-100
South Korea
59.8 61.2 78 84.3
51052 51-100
China
62.4 69.5 75.5 86
101001 101-150
Finland
63.9 56.9 76.4 65.9
101002 101-150
United States
57.6 73 78 65.9
101003 101-150
United States
54.4 86.7 76.6
101004 101-150
Hong Kong
53.1 71.8 79.6 72.2
101005 101-150
United Kingdom
52.5 76.4 77.2 60
101006 101-150
France
67.4 56.1 70.1 51.3
101007 101-150
China
67.6 34.2 64.8 76.6
101008 101-150
India
66.3 56.9 75.3 64.5
101009 101-150
France
67.3 50.9 69.2 60
101010 101-150
Turkey
58.3 63.7 74.2 64.5
101011 101-150
China
45.2 54.2 78.7 77.7
101012 101-150
South Korea
48.1 66.2 77.2 75.6
101013 101-150
United Kingdom
57.8 63.9 75.6 56.8
101014 101-150
China
56.4 37.3 79.6 78.7
101015 101-150
Taiwan
57.1 41.8 74.7 64.5
101016 101-150
Taiwan
58.9 48.1 77.2 76.6
101017 101-150
United States
55.9 49.8 78.1 75.6
101018 101-150
China
63 42.8 58.5 71
101019 101-150
Italy
68.4 42.3 68.8 61.6
101020 101-150
United Kingdom
58.8 47.1 78.3 68.5
101021 101-150
United States
55.8 47.6 86.6 74.5
101022 101-150
Israel
64.3 78.3 67.2
101023 101-150
Germany
70.4 61.5 68.2 55
101024 101-150
Austria
73.1 27.1 72.5 58.4
101025 101-150
United States
54.9 57.1 80.3 74.5
101026 101-150
New Zealand
65.6 89.9 61.3 51.3
101027 101-150
Japan
55.8 64 72 64.5
101028 101-150
Spain
56.6 45.3 78.7 67.2
101029 101-150
Spain
57.8 48.7 81.6 68.5
101030 101-150
Brazil
62.4 73.4 68.7 67.2
101031 101-150
Italy
60.3 48.6 74.9 63.1
101032 101-150
Spain
59.2 52.5 77.6 64.5
101033 101-150
Germany
55.3 39.6 84.4 80.6
101034 101-150
Canada
55.6 47.5 78.5 63.1
101035 101-150
France
55.4 54.6 80.5 64.5
101036 101-150
France
63.1 58.1 77.2 63.1
101037 101-150
France
56.4 41.7 84.2 75.6
101038 101-150
Canada
60.1 60.5 76.6 68.5
101039 101-150
United Kingdom
58.5 72.8 76.7 56.8
101040 101-150
Belgium
55.8 61.2 73.7 63.1
101041 101-150
United Kingdom
55.7 61.1 80.8 68.5
101042 101-150
United Kingdom
58 54.6 79.7 67.2
101043 101-150
United States
52.9 46 81.9 77.7
101044 101-150
United States
51.9 33.2 87.7 78.7
101045 101-150
United States
59.3 51.3 81.1 63.1
101046 101-150
Canada
65.6 42.5 76.1 68.5
101047 101-150
United States
64.1 26.2 75.9 68.5
101048 101-150
China
60.3 51.4 63.1 67.2
151001 151-200
Greece
45.1 51.7 73 64.5
151002 151-200
United States
46.5 68.3 72.7 63.1
151003 151-200
China
57 38.7 57.2 72.2
151004 151-200
Thailand
60.3 64.2 69.2 51.3
151005 151-200
United States
46.7 83.3 74.5
151006 151-200
China
58.3 71.3 80.6
151007 151-200
China
49.2 29.9 68 71
151008 151-200
United States
41.7 41.7 82.9 69.8
151009 151-200
China
39.4 30.2 81.2 81.6
151010 151-200
South Korea
56.5 78.6 63.1
151011 151-200
South Korea
46.1 43.5 74.7 80.6
151012 151-200
Mexico
52.8 56.5 64.3 58.4
151013 151-200
United States
42.8 45.4 82.7 71
151014 151-200
Canada
50.4 27 74.6 64.5
151015 151-200
United States
64.5 74.4 60
151016 151-200
Germany
53.9 49.7 68.8 60
151017 151-200
Sweden
56.4 81.1 71
151018 151-200
Russia
60.8 66.9 58 61.6
151019 151-200
China
37.9 28.9 86.2 78.7
151020 151-200
Taiwan
53.2 42.5 75.2 61.6
151021 151-200
Norway
57.4 76.4 64.5
151022 151-200
Italy
63.2 33.9 69.7 60
151023 151-200
Canada
60.4 55 68.8 56.8
151024 151-200
United States
43.5 40.7 84.6 72.2
151025 151-200
Germany
47.6 47.2 77.2 63.1
151026 151-200
Sweden
54.3 47.2 68.7 56.8
151027 151-200
Austria
61.6 20.8 70.1 56.8
151028 151-200
China
49.7 34.5 71.6 71
151029 151-200
Brazil
63.2 30.8 66.9 51.3
151030 151-200
Brazil
68.7 48 68.8 47.2
151031 151-200
Brazil
70.2 51.6 60.3 45
151032 151-200
Italy
57.4 76.7 63.1
151033 151-200
Germany
47.9 45.3 80.4 61.6
151034 151-200
Belgium
55.2 48 72.3 53.2
151035 151-200
Malaysia
57 63.1 63.6 53.2
151036 151-200
Netherlands
57.1 48 65.2 58.4
151037 151-200
United States
56.4 53.8 68.4 56.8
151038 151-200
United States
32.8 34.9 87.1 77.7
151039 151-200
United Kingdom
54.2 55.9 68.5 53.2
151040 151-200
United States
57.8 53.7 66.9 55
151041 151-200
United States
32.8 54.2 82.4 74.5
151042 151-200
United States
51 40.8 79.7 65.9
151043 151-200
United States
44.7 24.3 83.2 73.4
151044 151-200
China
69 62 71
151045 151-200
United Kingdom
56.3 61.7 66.3 49.3
151046 151-200
United Kingdom
53 61 69.9 56.8
151047 151-200
Netherlands
37.4 42.3 83.9 72.2
151048 151-200
Japan
59.4 81.3 66 51.3
151049 151-200
United States
51.8 50.2 71.9 56.8
151050 151-200
United States
41.5 90.4 82.5
151051 151-200
China
45.6 31.1 79.2 80.6
151052 151-200
China
43.1 41.1 76.6 72.2