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Top 10 Universities in Asia for Life Sciences & Medicine 2013

By Laura Bridgestock

Updated March 4, 2021 Updated March 4, 2021

Want to study medicine or a life science subject at a university in Asia? Check out 2013’s top 10 universities in Asia for life sciences and medicine, according to the QS University Rankings: Asia. This part of the ranking is based on QS’s global survey of academics, giving an indication of which Asian universities have the strongest academic reputation in the medicine & life sciences field.


Top 50 Universities in Asia for Life Sciences & Medicine

2013Institution NameCountry/ Territory
Rank country
1The University of TokyoJapan
2National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore
3Kyoto UniversityJapan
4University of Hong Kong (HKU)Hong Kong
5Peking UniversityChina
6Seoul National University (SNU)South Korea
7National Taiwan University (NTU)Taiwan
8Osaka UniversityJapan
9Tsinghua UniversityChina
10The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)Hong Kong
11Fudan UniversityChina
12Taipei Medical UniversityTaiwan
13The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)Hong Kong
14Mahidol UniversityThailand
15Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityChina
16Chulalongkorn UniversityThailand
17KAIST - Korea Advanced Institute of Science and TechnologySouth Korea
18Yonsei UniversitySouth Korea
19Sungkyunkwan UniversitySouth Korea
20Tokyo Medical and Dental University Japan
21Tohoku UniversityJapan
22Nanyang Technological University (NTU)Singapore
23Universiti Malaya (UM)Malaysia
24Nagoya UniversityJapan
25Kyushu UniversityJapan
26Zhejiang UniversityChina
27Tokyo Institute of TechnologyJapan
28Kyung Hee UniversitySouth Korea
29Nanjing UniversityChina
30Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)South Korea
31Hokkaido UniversityJapan
32Keio UniversityJapan
33Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)Malaysia
34Korea UniversitySouth Korea
35University of Science and Technology of ChinaChina
36Indian Institute of ScienceIndia
37National Tsing Hua UniversityTaiwan
38Beijing University of Chinese MedicineChina
39Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)Malaysia
40The Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong Kong
41University of IndonesiaIndonesia
42Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)Malaysia
43University of TsukubaJapan
44National Yang Ming UniversityTaiwan
45University of the PhilippinesPhilippines
46Kobe UniversityJapan
47Wuhan UniversityChina
48University of DelhiIndia
49National Cheng Kung UniversityTaiwan
50Universitas Gadjah MadaIndonesia

This article was originally published in June 2013 . It was last updated in March 2021

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