Bu-Ali Sina University ranked 501-600th in Agricultural Sciences and 601-700th in Chemical Sciences

Bu-Ali Sina University ranked 501-600th in Agricultural Sciences and 601-700th in Chemical Sciences


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Based on the ISC 2020 Ranking by Subject;

Bu-Ali Sina University ranked 501-600th in Agricultural Sciences and 601-700th in Chemical Sciences

 

Bu-Ali Sina University ranked 501-600th in Agricultural Sciences and 601-700th in Chemical Sciences in 2019 ISC Ranking by Subject.

As reported by BASNA correspondent, Dr. Mohammad Javad Dehqani, President of ISC said: "on this basis, the first ISC World University Rankings by Subject which ranks more than 2000 world universities in 2019 is published and is available on the website of this database  on https://wur.isc.gov.ir". In the following section, the methodology of this ranking and the ranks of universities of Iran and other Islamic countries are provided.

 

Methodology of ranking by subject

Dr. Dehqani stated: "in the ISC World University Rankings by Subject, the OECD classification hierarchy design is employed. In this design, all subjects are classified into 6 major subjects and 42 minor subjects (eventually 3 subcategories are excluded). The 6 major subjects in this design are Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Medical and Health Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities.

"In the ISC Ranking by Subject, the target universities for ranking in each subject are among the top 700 universities of the world in terms of the number of publications in that subject and have published at least 150 publications in that subject in a three-year period and indexed them in the InCites database", he added.

"The universities ranked in each subject are eventually announced as merged, and also according to continent, country, etc. The ISC Ranking by Subject is carried out based on four general criteria, namely Education, Research, International Activity, and Innovation where the Research criterion has the highest weight due to its importance. The following table illustrates the criteria and indicators of ISC Ranking by Subject along with the allocated weightings.

 

Weight

Criteria

Indicator

Weight

60

Research

A1 Number of Research

20

A2 Number of citation to research

20

A3 Normalized citation impact

1

A4 Citation impact relative to world

4

A5 Articles in Q1 journals

15

10

Education

B The number of highly cited faculty members

10

15

International Activity

C1 The number of contributions of the university to international articles

5

C2 the number of cooperating countries in the international articles

4

C3 Reputation of the University

1

15

Innovation

D Number of collaborations with industry

10

 

35 Iranian universities ranked in the ISC 2019 Ranking by Subject

In the ISC 2019 Ranking by Subject, a total of 35 universities from Iran are ranked in different subjects.

 

Natural Sciences

The President of ISC said: "in ISC 2019 Ranking by Subject, the top universities of the country are ranked among the top universities of the world in 6 out of the 7 field of Natural Sciences, including Mathematics, Computer and Information Sciences, Physical Sciences and Astronomy, Chemical Sciences, Earth and related Environmental Sciences.

In 2019, University of Tehran (401-450) and Tehran University of Medical Sciences (501-600) ranked first and second among universities of the country in Natural Sciences.

 

 Engineering and Technology

Dehqani continued: "in Engineering and Technology, ranking was done in 11 fields and Iranian universities are ranked in all 11 fields. In this subject, University of Tehran ranked 200th as the top Iranian university, Amir Kabir University of Technology and Sharif University of Technology (301-350) shared the second rank and Iran University of Science and Technology and Isfahan University of Technology (401-450) shared the third rank among Iranian universities

Medical and Health Sciences

In Medical and Health Sciences, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (251-300) ranked first, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences (401-450) ranked second, Iran University of Medical Sciences and Mashhad University of Medical Sciences (451-500) shared the third rank, and Isfahan University of Medical Sciences and Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (501-600) shared the fifth rank among Iranian universities.

Agricultural Sciences

In Agricultural Sciences University of Tehran (88) ranked first and Tarbiat Modares University (238) ranked second among Iranian Universities.

Social Sciences

In Social Sciences only University of Tehran has been ranked 451-500th.

Humanities

In Humanities only University of Tehran has been ranked 501-600th and no other university of Iran has been ranked in any of the fields of this subject.

 

ISC 2019 Ranking by Subject Results

Subject

University

World Ranking in 2019

Natural Sciences

(Biological sciences, Chemical sciences, Computer and information sciences, Earth and related environmental sciences, Mathematics, Physical sciences and astronomy, Other natural sciences

University of Tehran

401-450

University of Tehran of Medical Sciences

501-600

Amir Kabir University of Technology, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran University of Science and Technology, Isfahan University of Technology, Shahid Beheshti, Sharif University of Technology, Shiraz University, Tarbiat Modares University, Tabriz University

601-700

Engineering and Technology

(Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, Electrical engineering, Electronic engineering, Environmental biotechnology, Environmental engineering, Industrial biotechnology, Materials engineering, Mechanical engineering, Medical engineering, Nano-technology, Other engineering and technologies)

University of Tehran

200

Amir Kabir University of Technology, Sharif University of Technology

301-350

University of Science and Technology, Isfahan University of Technology

401-450

Tarbiat Modares University

451-500

Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Shiraz University, University of Tehran of Medical Sciences, Tabriz University

501-600

Babol Noshirvani University of Technology, K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Semnan University, Shahid Beheshti University, Kashan University

601-700

Medical and Health Sciences

(Basic medical research, Clinical medicine, Health sciences     )

University of Tehran of Medical Sciences

251-300

Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences

401-450

Iran University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences

451-500

Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

501-600

Ahvaz Jondi Shapour University of Medical Sciences, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University

601-700

Agricultural Sciences

(Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries        Animal and dairy science, Veterinary science, Other a