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Kyoto University

Kyoto, Japan

Kyōto daigaku, or Kyōdai, is a public research university located in Kyoto, Japan. Founded in 1897, it is the second oldest university in Japan, one of the former Imperial Universities, the first three Designated National University and selected as a Top Type university of Top Global University Project by the Japanese government. KyotoU is usually ranked amongst the top two in Japan, the top ten in Asia, and the world's top thirty institutions of higher education.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
342,849
Prior Five Years
48,102
Total Citations
Lifetime
6,912,288
Prior Five Years
470,528
Total Scholars
Lifetime
55,950
Prior Five Years
14,528

Academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
73
Prior Five Years
128
National Overall (All Fields)

Japan

Lifetime
2
Prior Five Years
2
Institutional Rankings

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Publications and Citation History

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Scholars based on Fields

Publications based on Top 20 Disciplines

Scholars based on Top 20 Disciplines

Highly Ranked Scholars™

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Lifetime
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Top Scholars by Institution

Highly Cited Publications

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