Social sciences

Number  Research Center Country Ranking Score
1 University of California, San Francisco USA AAA
2 University of Durham UK AAA
3 Utrecht University NLD AA+
4 Erasmus University NLD AA+
5 Wageningen University and Research Centre NLD AA+
6 Lancaster University UK AA+
7 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor USA AA+
8 VU University Amsterdam NLD AA+
9 Max Planck Gesellschaft DE AA+
10 University of California, Santa Barbara USA AA+
11 Veterans Affairs Medical Centers USA AA
12 Northwestern University, Evanston USA AA
13 University of Amsterdam NLD AA
14 Stanford University USA AA
15 Emory University USA AA
16 Hong Kong Polytechnic University HKG AA
17 Harvard University USA AA
18 University of Groningen NLD AA
19 Universitat Zurich CHE AA
20 University of California, Los Angeles USA AA
21 University of Washington USA AA
22 Maastricht University NLD AA
23 Princeton University USA AA
24 Duke University USA AA
25 University of California, San Diego USA AA
26 Johns Hopkins University USA A+
27 University of Chicago USA A+
28 University of Pittsburgh USA A+
29 Columbia University USA A+
30 Carnegie Mellon University USA A+
31 University College London UK A+
32 University of Maryland, College Park USA A+
33 University of California, Davis USA A+
34 Washington University in Saint Louis USA A+
35 University of Colorado, Boulder USA A+
36 Arizona State University USA A+
37 Cornell University USA A+
38 Leiden University NLD A
39 Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA A
40 Yale University USA A
41 University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill USA A
42 The University of Manchester UK A
43 Uppsala University SWE A
44 Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne UK A
45 University of Exeter UK A
46 The Open University UK A
47 Catholic University of Leuven BEL A
48 University of Pennsylvania USA A
49 University of Antwerp BEL A
50 University of Oxford UK A
51 University of Leeds UK A
52 Delft University of Technology NLD A
53 University of Bristol UK A
54 University of California, Irvine USA A
55 Cardiff University UK A
56 University of Nottingham UK A
57 Ghent University BEL A
58 University of Sussex UK A
59 University of Wisconsin, Madison USA A
60 The University of British Columbia CAN A
61 Florida State University, Tallahassee USA A
62 McMaster University CAN A
63 Loughborough University UK A
64 University of Arizona USA A
65 Purdue University USA A
66 University of Southampton UK A
67 University of Minnesota, Twin Cities USA A
68 University of Plymouth UK A
69 State University of New York, Albany USA BBB+
70 Queen Mary, University of London UK BBB+
71 University of California, Berkeley USA BBB+
72 London School of Economics and Political Science UK BBB+
73 Stockholm University SWE BBB+
74 University of Utah USA BBB+
75 Norwegian University of Science and Technology NOR BBB+
76 University of Texas, Austin USA BBB+
77 Tilburg University NLD BBB+
78 University of Cape Town ZAF BBB+
79 Michigan State University USA BBB+
80 University of New Mexico USA BBB+
81 University of Kentucky USA BBB+
82 Brown University USA BBB+
83 Kings College London UK BBB+
84 University of Illinois, Chicago USA BBB+
85 Temple University USA BBB+
86 University of Virginia USA BBB+
87 University of Aberdeen UK BBB
88 University of Liverpool UK BBB
89 Radboud University Nijmegen NLD BBB
90 University of East Anglia UK BBB
91 University of York UK BBB
92 Ohio State University, Columbus USA BBB
93 University of Miami USA BBB
94 Georgia Institute of Technology USA BBB
95 New York University USA BBB
96 Simon Fraser University CAN BBB
97 Australian National University AUS BBB
98 University of Southern California USA BBB
99 University of Copenhagen DNK BBB
100 University of Glasgow UK BBB
101 Nanyang Technological University SGP BBB
102 The University of Reading UK BBB
103 University of Notre Dame USA BBB
104 The University of Sheffield UK BBB
105 Aarhus University DNK BBB
106 The University of Edinburgh UK BBB
107 University of Oslo NOR BBB
108 Pennsylvania State University USA BBB
109 The University of Kent UK BBB
110 Brunel University UK BBB
111 Georgetown University USA BBB
112 University of Florida USA BBB
113 University of Toronto CAN BBB
114 University of Oregon USA BBB
115 Indiana University-Bloomington USA BBB
116 University of Cambridge UK BBB
117 University of Warwick UK BBB
118 University of Oklahoma USA BBB
119 University of Nebraska, Lincoln USA BBB
120 McGill University CAN BBB
121 National University of Singapore SGP BBB
122 University of Georgia USA BB+
123 Queen's University CAN BB+
124 Vanderbilt University USA BB+
125 University of Connecticut, Storrs USA BB+
126 Queensland University of Technology AUS BB+
127 University of Birmingham UK BB+
128 The University of Queensland AUS BB+
129 University of Sydney AUS BB+
130 The University of Hong Kong HKG BB+
131 City University of Hong Kong HKG BB+
132 University of Maryland, Baltimore USA BB+
133 University of New South Wales AUS BB+
134 Institute of Education, University of London UK BB+
135 University of Victoria CAN BB+
136 University of Massachusetts, Amherst USA BB+
137 University of South Florida USA BB+
138 San Diego State University USA BB+
139 University of Calgary CAN BB+
140 University of Cincinnati USA BB+
141 Boston University USA BB+
142 George Washington University USA BB+
143 University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg ZAF BB+
144 University of Leicester UK BB+
145 Tsinghua University CHN  
146 University of Western Ontario CAN BB
147 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign USA BB
148 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University USA BB
149 University of Alberta CAN BB
150 University of Auckland NZL BB
151 University of Missouri, Columbia USA BB
152 Boston College USA BB
153 North Carolina State University USA BB
154 University of Bath GBR BB
155 Carleton University CAN BB
156 Iowa State University USA BB
157 Colorado State University USA BB
158 University of Hawaii, Manoa USA BB
159 University of South Carolina USA BB
160 Lund University SWE BB
161 University of Strathclyde GBR BB
162 Griffith University AUS B+
163 University of Otago NZL B+
164 Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas ESP B+
165 University of Gothenburg SWE B+
166 University of Western Sydney AUS B+
167 University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee USA B+
168 Queen's University Belfast GBR B+
169 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey USA B+
170 Macquarie University AUS B+
171 State University of New York, Buffalo USA B+
172 University of Iowa USA B+
173 Brigham Young University USA B+
174 University of Helsinki FIN B+
175 Syracuse University USA B
176 Universite de Montreal CAN B
177 The University of Adelaide AUS B
178 University of Kansas USA B
179 Texas A&M University, College Station USA B
180 The Chinese University of Hong Kong HKG B
181 George Mason University USA B
182 University of Melbourne AUS B
183 University College Dublin IRL B
184 Universidade de Lisboa PRT B
185 University of South Australia AUS B
186 University of Ottawa CAN B
187 University of Tennessee, Knoxville USA B
188 Институт Европы Российской академии наук RUS B
189 La Trobe University AUS CCC+
190 York University CAN CCC+
191 Bar-Ilan University ISR CCC+
192 Wayne State University USA CCC+
193 Chinese Academy of Sciences CHN CCC+
194 Deakin University AUS CCC
195 Hebrew University of Jerusalem ISR CCC
196 University of Central Florida USA CCC
197 University of North Texas USA CCC
198 University of Tokyo JPN CCC
199 The University of Western Australia AUS CCC
200  Институт Африки РАН RUS CCC
201 Georgia State University USA CC+
202 University of Haifa ISR CC+
203 Curtin University AUS CC+
204 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev ISR CC+
205 Monash University, Melbourne AUS CC+
206 Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge USA CC+
207 American University USA CC+
208 Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona ESP CC+
209 Universidad de Granada ESP CC
210 Victoria University of Wellington NZL CC
211 Tel Aviv University ISR CC
212 Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology AUS CC
213 Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas ARG CC
214 Universitat de Barcelona ESP CC
215 Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin DEU CC
216 Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique FRA CC
217 Fordham University USA CC
218 University of Pretoria ZAF CC
219 Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais BRA C+
220 Universidad Complutense de Madrid ESP C+
221 University of Ljubljana SVN C+
222 Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China CHN C+
223 Universite Pantheon Sorbonne, Paris1 FRA C+
224 Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales FRA C+
225 Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico MEX C+
226 University of Tehran IRN C+
227 Universidade de Sao Paulo BRA C
228 Gazi University TUR C
229 National University of Malaysia MYS C
230 University of Zagreb HRV C
231 Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro BRA C
232 Институт этнологических исследований им. Кузеева УНЦ РАН RUS C
233 Universidade Estadual de Campinas BRA C
234 Islamic Azad University IRN C
235 Институт геологии Уфимского научного центра Российской академии наук RUS C
236 Chang'an University CHN C
237 Wuhan University of Technology CHN C