Wuhan University Ranking-Top 500 Universities

The Research Center for Chinese Science Evaluation of the Wuhan university produced a list of top 500 universities in 2007. According to Wikipedia the ranking is "based on Essential Science Indicators (ESI), which provides data of journal article publication counts and citation frequencies in over 11,000 journals around the world in 22 research fields".

Following is the list of Top 100 institutions in the world:
  1. HARVARD UNIV
  2. UNIV TEXAS
  3. UNIV WASHINGTON
  4. STANFORD UNIV
  5. JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV
  6. UNIV CALIF BERKELEY
  7. UNIV CALIF LOS ANGELES
  8. UNIV TOKYO
  9. UNIV MICHIGAN
  10. MIT
  11. UNIV TORONTO
  12. UNIV WISCONSIN
  13. COLUMBIA UNIV
  14. UNIV CALIF SAN DIEGO
  15. UNIV PENN
  16. UNIV ILLINOIS
  17. UNIV CAMBRIDGE
  18. UNIV MINNESOTA
  19. YALE UNIV
  20. CORNELL UNIV
  21. UNIV CALIF SAN FRANCISCO
  22. DUKE UNIV
  23. KYOTO UNIV
  24. UNIV OXFORD
  25. UNIV COLORADO
  26. UNIV N CAROLINA
  27. UNIV MARYLAND
  28. PENN STATE UNIV
  29. UNIV PITTSBURGH
  30. WASHINGTON UNIV
  31. OSAKA UNIV
  32. CALTECH
  33. UNIV CALIF DAVIS
  34. OHIO STATE UNIV
  35. UNIV CHICAGO
  36. UNIV COLL LONDON
  37. UNIV FLORIDA
  38. NORTHWESTERN UNIV
  39. UNIV LONDON IMPERIAL COLL SCI TECHNOL & MED
  40. MCGILL UNIV
  41. UNIV BRITISH COLUMBIA
  42. TOHOKU UNIV
  43. UNIV ARIZONA
  44. PRINCETON UNIV
  45. UNIV HELSINKI
  46. NEW YORK UNIV
  47. UNIV MUNICH
  48. UNIV IOWA
  49. UNIV SO CALIF
  50. VANDERBILT UNIV
  51. TEXAS A&M UNIV
  52. BOSTON UNIV
  53. UNIV UTRECHT
  54. INDIANA UNIV
  55. UNIV MASSACHUSETTS
  56. UNIV ALABAMA
  57. EMORY UNIV
  58. HEBREW UNIV JERUSALEM
  59. UNIV LUND
  60. ETH ZURICH
  61. UNIV CALIF IRVINE
  62. UNIV CALIF SANTA BARBARA
  63. UNIV ALBERTA
  64. RUTGERS STATE UNIV
  65. UNIV EDINBURGH
  66. UNIV VIRGINIA
  67. UNIV UTAH
  68. KAROLINSKA INST
  69. UNIV MANCHESTER
  70. MICHIGAN STATE UNIV
  71. UNIV SYDNEY
  72. NAGOYA UNIV
  73. UNIV MILAN
  74. UNIV HEIDELBERG
  75. SEOUL NATL UNIV
  76. PURDUE UNIV
  77. UNIV AMSTERDAM
  78. UNIV UPPSALA
  79. UNIV ROMA LA SAPIENZA
  80. CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV
  81. KYUSHU UNIV
  82. BAYLOR COLL MED
  83. UNIV SAO PAULO
  84. UNIV PARIS 6
  85. SUNY STONY BROOK
  86. UNIV ZURICH
  87. TEL AVIV UNIV
  88. UNIV BRISTOL
  89. UNIV TENNESSEE
  90. UNIV MELBOURNE
  91. UNIV ROCHESTER
  92. UNIV VIENNA
  93. LEIDEN UNIV
  94. UNIV MISSOURI
  95. MCMASTER UNIV
  96. TECH UNIV MUNICH
  97. CATHOLIC UNIV LEUVEN
  98. UNIV GLASGOW
  99. UNIV COPENHAGEN
  100. LOUISIANA STATE UNIV
* Tokyo is the highest ranked uni. in Asia and the only Asian Uni. in the Top 10 list.
Source: Wuhan University Ranking