Top 100 Asian Universities (Webometrics 2008)

The Webometrics ranking has a larger coverage than other similar rankings. The ranking is not only focused on research results but also in other indicators which may reflect better the global quality of the scholar and research institutions worldwide.

RANK UNIVERSITY COUNTRY WORLD RANK

1 U OF TOKYO JAPAN 61

2 NATIONAL TAIWAN U TAIWAN 73

3 BEIJING U CHINA 133

4 NATIONAL U OF SINGAPORE SINGAPORE 141

5 KYOTO U JAPAN 142

6 U OF HONG KONG HONG KONG 156

7 KEIO U JAPAN 162

8 CHINESE U OF HONG KONG HONG KONG 163

9 NATIONAL CHIAO TUNG UNI TAIWAN 237

10 UOF TSUKUBA JAPAN 239

11 NATIONAL SUN YAT-SEN UNI TAIWAN 263

12 SEOUL NATIONAL UNI KOREA 273

13 OSAKA UNI JAPAN 276

14 TSINGHUA U CHINA CHINA 279

15 NAGOYA U JAPAN 282

16 TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY JAPAN 292

17 TOHOKU U JAPAN 294

18 KOREA ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY KOREA 306

19 PRINCE OF SONGKLA U THAILAND 309

20 NATIONAL CHENG KUNG U TAIWAN 329

21 HONG KONG UNI OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY HONG KONG 347

22 NATIONAL TAIWAN NORMAL U TAIWAN 388

23 KYUSHU U JAPAN 392

24 ZHEJIANG U CHINA 395

25 NATIONAL TSING HUA U TAIWAN TAIWAN 406

26 SHANGHAI JIAO TONG U CHINA 422

27 CHULALONGKORN U THAILAND 443

28 U OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY OF CHINA CHINA 447

29 NATIONAL CENTRAL U TAIWAN 448

30 NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL U SINGAPORE 469

31 KASETSART U THAILAND 477

32 FUDAN U CHINA 480

33 UNITED NATIONS U JAPAN 483

34 HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC U HONG KONG 497

35 RITSUMEIKAN U JAPAN 501

36 CITY U OF HONG KONG HONG KONG 504

37 KOBE UNIV JAPAN 548

38 NATIONAL CHENGCHI U TAIWAN 552

39 INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY INDIA 559

40 TAMKANG U TAIWAN 566

41 POHANG UNI OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY KOREA 575

42 NATIONAL CHUNG CHENG U TAIWAN 607

43 HIROSHIMA UNIV JAPAN 608

44 HONG KONG BAPTIST U HONG KONG 617

45 I-SHOU U TAIWAN 628

46 YONSEI U KOREA 646

47 WASEDA U JAP. 646

48 INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE BANGALORE INDIA 654

49 KOREA U KOREA 659

50 SHANDONG U CHINA 664

51 WUHAN U CHINA 680

52 NATIONAL CHUNG HSING U TAIWAN 695

53 U OF ELECTRO-COMMUNICATIONS JAP. 697

54 NANJING U CHINA 698

55 JAPAN ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY JAP. 702

56 ASIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY THAILAND THAILAND 707

57 GADJAH MADA U INDONESIA 734

58 HOSEI U JAP. 735

59 TOKYO U OF SCIENCE JAP. 736

60 TOKAI U JAP. 759

61 BEIJING NORMAL U CHINA 760

62 RYUKOKU U JAP. 761

63 DOSHISHA U JAP. 764

64 SUNGKYUNKWAN U KOREA 777

65 XIAMEN U CHINA 789

66 NARA INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY JAP. 796

67 FU JEN CATHOLIC U TAIWAN 800

68 MAHIDOL U THAILAND 802

69 THAMMASAT U THAILAND 806

70 YAMAGATA U JAP. 813

71 OKAYAMA U JAP. 814

72 GUNMA U JAP. 827

73 MIE UNI JAP. 831

74 NIHON UNI JAP. 839

75 CHIANG MAI U THAILAND 841

76 INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BANDUNG INDONESIA 844

77 NANKAI U CHINA 848

78 NIIGATA U JAP. 855

79 ASSUMPTION U OF THAILAND THAILAND 862

80 YUAN ZE U TAIWAN 865

81 SHINSHU U JAP. 882

82 KHON KAEN U THAILAND 883

83 U OF THE PHILIPPINES DILIMAN PHILIPPINES 885

84 PUSAN NATIONAL U KOREA 888

85 XI'AN JIAOTONG UNIVERSITY CHINA 896

86 PROVIDENCE UNIVERSITY TAIWAN 901

87 KANGWON NATIONAL U KOREA 902

88 EAST CHINA NORMAL U CHINA 919

89 RENMIN U OF CHINA CHINA 926

90 HARBIN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY CHINA 938

91 KYUSHU INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY JAP. 940

92 MEIJI U JAP. 946

93 SOUTHEAST U CHINA 949

94 YAMAGUCHI U JAP. 957

95 CHIBA U JAPAN 959

96 FENG CHIA U TAIWAN 964

97 OSAKA CITY U JAP. 981

98 GIFU U JAPAN 982

99 INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY MADRAS INDIA 984

100 TUNGHAI U TAIWAN 986

Source: Webometrics

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