World Scientist and University Rankings 2022

Kenya Scientist and University Social Sciences Rankings 2022

AD Scientific Index - Scientist Rankings - 2022 H INDEX i10 INDEX CITATION
University unfold_more Country unfold_more Region unfold_more World unfold_more Name unfold_more Country unfold_more University unfold_more Subject unfold_more Total unfold_more Last 5 year unfold_more Last 5 year/total unfold_more Total unfold_more Last 5 year unfold_more Last 5 year/total unfold_more Total unfold_more Last 5 year unfold_more Last 5 year/total unfold_more
6 16 635 94390
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Open and Distance Education

Open | distance and elearning | Global Burden of Diseases | Ecology and environmental conservatin |

40 40 1.000 48 48 1.000 57144 56111 0.982
13 30 1049 132653
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Political Science

Governance and political economy of development |

35 21 0.600 69 38 0.551 3872 1653 0.427
2 32 1112 137488
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Psychology

Developmental Psychology |

34 31 0.912 52 51 0.981 4810 3645 0.758
36 89 2722 242204
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Social Sciences

Goverannce|instituions and policy|

25 17 0.680 55 27 0.491 2808 1130 0.402
8 97 2971 253092
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Sociology

Bioethics | African Studies | Qualitative Research | Care Seeking Behavior | Disease Stigma |

25 23 0.920 41 38 0.927 1493 1298 0.869
1 119 3413 280429
Kenya Co-operative University of Kenya Co-operative University of Kenya Social Sciences / Anthropology

23 18 0.783 37 27 0.730 2094 953 0.455
51 137 3829 302346
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Demography

Migration and urbanisation|population and development|population and conflict|

22 14 0.636 37 19 0.514 1822 640 0.351
58 146 4023 309501
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Anthropology

Medical Anthropology |

22 15 0.682 31 19 0.613 1420 565 0.398
1 168 4435 328884
Kenya Umma University Umma University Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

Biomedical Research | Neglected Tropical Diseases | Higher Education | Science and Technology |

21 9 0.429 29 9 0.310 1463 368 0.252
1 236 6050 397557
Kenya United States International University United States International University Social Sciences / Psychology

multilingualism | emotion processing | translation | cross-cultural cognitive processing |

18 15 0.833 21 18 0.857 1534 832 0.542

World, Region and Country Top Lists.  Only in AD Scientific Index

19 256 6429 411192
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

18 12 0.667 33 14 0.424 1046 432 0.413
112 267 6698 418807
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Anthropology

Social and behavioural research |

18 17 0.944 23 22 0.957 646 586 0.907
12 276 6793 425982
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Political Science

Comparative Politics | Development Politics | Political Science |

17 13 0.765 24 14 0.583 1573 846 0.538
118 279 6855 429027
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Anthropology

Social Science Research Methods | Heritage Management | Ceramic Studies |

17 9 0.529 23 8 0.348 1373 361 0.263
125 290 6951 433454
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Sociology

Medical Sociology | Sociology of Development | Qualitative Research Methods | HIV/AIDS | Project Evaluation |

17 10 0.588 25 10 0.400 1199 299 0.249
136 309 7327 444361
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / International Relations

International Relations | Governance | Human Rights and Gender Studies |

17 9 0.529 29 7 0.241 929 305 0.328
26 320 7657 452834
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Sociology

Drug Abuse | Deviance | Education | Development and Communities |

16 12 0.750 19 14 0.737 8029 4374 0.545
2 325 7733 458454
Kenya Technical University of Mombasa (Mombasa Polytechnic University College) Technical University of Mombasa (Mombasa Polytechnic University College) Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

Information Science

16 15 0.938 19 19 1.000 1580 938 0.594
149 333 7888 465909
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

16 10 0.625 18 11 0.611 1153 280 0.243
24 336 7900 466467
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

16 11 0.688 21 14 0.667 1135 599 0.528
175 395 8992 503879
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Political Science

governance | higher education | civil society | political parties | political science |

15 8 0.533 26 7 0.269 1027 263 0.256
17 403 9065 505981
Kenya International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology Social Sciences / Sociology

Impact evaluation | Gender analysis | Technology adoption | Monitoring and evaluation | Applied micro-econometrics |

15 14 0.933 18 16 0.889 975 867 0.889
182 410 9186 509687
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Oral Literature | Women's/Gender issues and Governance |

15 8 0.533 20 8 0.400 898 261 0.291
184 413 9264 512309
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Open and Distance Education

e-learning | mobile learning | ICT in Health | mobile health | ICT in Agriculture |

15 14 0.933 20 17 0.850 853 783 0.918
185 414 9285 512978
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Social Sciences

Democratisation Processes|Peacebuilding in Africa|Urban Historu|

15 10 0.667 21 14 0.667 842 358 0.425
209 481 10756 559781
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology |

14 13 0.929 18 16 0.889 697 493 0.707
20 519 11619 583843
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Anthropology

Medical Anthropology | Health Systems Research | Orphans and Vulnerable Children |

13 10 0.769 20 10 0.500 1127 296 0.263
224 522 11660 585659
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Demography

Demography|Monitoring and Evaluation|

13 8 0.615 14 8 0.571 1027 543 0.529
21 525 11724 588120
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Psychology

Religious Studies and Clinical Psychology and Counselling Psychology and Religious Studies |

13 11 0.846 18 11 0.611 929 572 0.616
1 556 12269 604443
Kenya Amref International University Amref International University Social Sciences / Demography

Community Health|Public Health|Demography|Epidemiology|Reproductive Health|

13 11 0.846 15 14 0.933 642 525 0.818
240 572 12543 610766
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Literature | Poetry and Kiswahili Criticism |

13 8 0.615 14 7 0.500 578 247 0.427
14 580 12781 615819
Kenya Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Social Sciences / Psychology

Educational Psychology- motivation | self efficacy | personality | parenting styles | Gender issues |

13 12 0.923 18 16 0.889 529 497 0.940
255 616 13511 639661
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Sociology

Sociology | Anthropology |

12 8 0.667 14 5 0.357 766 230 0.300
257 621 13539 640659
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Demography

Demography|

12 10 0.833 15 10 0.667 744 381 0.512
261 642 13920 651321
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Social Work

Sociology and Social Work |

12 9 0.750 14 9 0.643 594 229 0.386
3 665 14376 662498
Kenya United States International University United States International University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Theoretical linguistics | English Language Teaching | multilingual matters | language in education |

12 8 0.667 14 7 0.500 498 233 0.468
60 671 14482 664906
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / International Relations

Education | Management | International Relations |

12 7 0.583 13 6 0.462 479 268 0.559
61 673 14540 666106
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Literature | Popular Culture | Folklore | Disability Studies |

12 8 0.667 14 8 0.571 469 227 0.484
274 676 14565 666623
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Political Science

Political Theory | Security and Strategic studies |

12 6 0.500 13 4 0.308 465 161 0.346
277 682 14699 669180
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Sociology

Devolution | Gender | Community Development | Rural Sociology | Adolescence |

12 9 0.750 14 9 0.643 443 261 0.589
Rankings of scientists by branch. Ranking by last 5 years H Index, last 5 years Citiation Index, last 5 years i10 Index. 
Top2% Scientists in the Country and the World.  Only in Ad Scientific Index. 
4 683 14722 669645
Kenya Machakos University Machakos University Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

Knowledge Management | Information Resources Management | Open Access Publishing |

12 7 0.583 13 7 0.538 439 204 0.465
3 716 15398 690487
Kenya Pan Africa Christian University Pan Africa Christian University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Language planning and development | Language in education | Language contact | Translation and Literacy. |

11 9 0.818 14 8 0.571 708 247 0.349
2 738 15690 699295
Kenya Laikipia University Laikipia University Social Sciences / Sociology

Gender | community/rural development/Environment and natural resources |

11 8 0.727 13 7 0.538 568 368 0.648
69 749 16009 707355
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Sociology

Gender | Education and Development |

11 10 0.909 12 11 0.917 492 350 0.711
301 777 16672 721238
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Sociology

SOCIAL WORK | COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | COMPARATIVE SOCIOLOGY | INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH |

11 11 1.000 12 11 0.917 387 297 0.767
4 797 17148 730313
Kenya Laikipia University Laikipia University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Discourse Analysis | Sociolinguistics |

11 7 0.636 11 4 0.364 268 138 0.515
49 810 17332 738443
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Psychology

Social Sciences and Psychology |

10 10 1.000 10 10 1.000 794 437 0.550
50 813 17349 739121
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Anthropology

Medical Anthropology | Culture & Health |

10 10 1.000 11 10 0.909 764 291 0.381
1 833 17611 748060
Kenya Adventist University of Africa Adventist University of Africa Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

Qualitative Research | Online Education | Higher Education | Leadership | Applied Linguistics |

10 9 0.900 11 8 0.727 550 323 0.587
15 906 18871 778387
Kenya Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology and counselling |

10 8 0.800 10 8 0.800 287 207 0.721
52 918 19247 785082
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Open and Distance Education

E-Learning | Recommender Systems | Internet of Things | Data Mining | Open Source Software |

9 9 1.000 9 9 1.000 1175 1117 0.951
332 932 19476 794890
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Demography

Demography|Population Studies|Materanal and new born Health|HIV/AIDS|Adolescent Health|

9 7 0.778 9 7 0.778 563 309 0.549
24 945 19657 800922
Kenya South Eastern Kenya University South Eastern Kenya University Social Sciences / Sociology

Soil science | Community Participation | Agroforestry |

9 8 0.889 9 7 0.778 463 346 0.747
335 946 19668 801176
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

General Theoretical Linguistics | Descriptive Linguistics | Applied linguistics and Dholuo/Nilotic Language Studies | Language and |

9 6 0.667 9 4 0.444 460 124 0.270
336 948 19675 801372
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Human Centered Design | Health Informatics | Transit Systems |

9 8 0.889 9 6 0.667 457 383 0.838
41 950 19693 801746
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Ecotourism | Sustainable Tourism | Conservation | Protected Areas and Livelihoods | Hospitality Management |

9 8 0.889 8 7 0.875 453 325 0.717
15 958 19779 804010
Kenya Technical University of Kenya Technical University of Kenya Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

Information and Knowledge Management |

9 7 0.778 8 5 0.625 427 170 0.398
341 960 19819 805057
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Psychology

Children | women | disabled | street children | social psychology |

9 7 0.778 9 3 0.333 415 136 0.328
26 967 19939 808284
Kenya Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Spatial Planning|Environmental Management|Tourism Ecotourism|Urban Studies|

9 9 1.000 8 7 0.875 384 298 0.776
89 973 20024 810131
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Psychology

Early Childhood Education | Psychology | Child Development |

9 6 0.667 9 6 0.667 367 242 0.659
345 980 20119 812582
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Political Science

Comparative Politics and International Relations |

9 7 0.778 9 5 0.556 346 157 0.454
28 1028 21327 830212
Kenya South Eastern Kenya University South Eastern Kenya University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Linguistics | Language Management | Language Management in education | Literacy education |

9 8 0.889 8 7 0.875 196 144 0.735
44 1065 22013 849772
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Sociology

EQUITY AND EFFICIENCY IN EDUCATION | HIGHER EDUCATION AND GENDER | EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT |

8 5 0.625 7 4 0.571 381 219 0.575
362 1067 22018 850015
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Sociology

Population and Social Demography | Research Methodology | Urban Sociology | Social Stratification and Social Organizations |

8 5 0.625 7 5 0.714 378 82 0.217
8 1103 22668 862696
Kenya Mount Kenya University Mount Kenya University Social Sciences / Anthropology

ANTHROPOLOGY |

8 7 0.875 8 6 0.750 249 175 0.703
9 1114 22867 865031
Kenya Murang’a University of Technology Murang’a University of Technology Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

climate change and regional tourism development|

8 7 0.875 5 5 1.000 233 207 0.888
65 1122 23158 868268
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Tourism | Hospitality and Events Management |

8 6 0.750 7 3 0.429 212 175 0.825
9 1138 23874 873779
Kenya Masai Mara University Masai Mara University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Performance Management | Innovation and Emerging Technologies | Strategic Human Resource Management in Hospitality and Tourism Pro |

8 7 0.875 6 5 0.833 173 134 0.775
370 1161 24577 883750
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Psychology

Developmental Psychology | Nursing | African Psychology | Industrial Psychology |

7 7 1.000 6 5 0.833 551 541 0.982
371 1163 24602 884698
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Higher Education Studies

Higher Education | Educational Adminstration |

7 5 0.714 5 4 0.800 513 145 0.283
45 1165 24665 886530
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Performance Management & Evaluation |

7 7 1.000 7 5 0.714 456 327 0.717
374 1172 24777 890261
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Demography

Migration|

7 5 0.714 4 2 0.500 372 129 0.347
1 1229 26344 909645
Kenya Riara University Riara University Social Sciences / International Relations

Conflictology | evolutionary theories | APSA | equalitarianism |

7 7 1.000 5 5 1.000 166 163 0.982
75 1274 28020 920648
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Sustainable Tourism | community based tourism | tourism and resilience | Wildlife based tourism | Pro-poor tourism |

6 5 0.833 4 4 1.000 1207 551 0.457
99 1329 28980 938782
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Journalism and Media

Men Studies (Masculinities) | Literary Translation | Literary Journalism | Folk Media |

6 4 0.667 3 2 0.667 181 112 0.619
41 1336 29266 941094
Kenya South Eastern Kenya University South Eastern Kenya University Social Sciences / Sociology

Family studies | Nationalism | Gender | Sexuality and health issues |

6 6 1.000 6 6 1.000 162 128 0.790
48 1367 30356 948382
Kenya Maseno University Maseno University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

6 6 1.000 4 4 1.000 125 101 0.808
411 1461 32648 960411
Kenya University of Nairobi University of Nairobi Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Pre 20th Century - Kiswahili Literature |

5 4 0.800 4 4 1.000 522 512 0.981
97 1481 32905 966233
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Psychology

Family Therapy | Trauma counselling | Drug and Substance Abuse |

5 5 1.000 5 4 0.800 236 158 0.669
101 1504 33258 969650
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Tourism | Protected area management | Conservation |

5 4 0.800 4 2 0.500 171 136 0.795
104 1522 33678 972702
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Sociology

Environmental Sociology (Mining and CSR in mining|Resource management and conflict)|Demography and Criminology|

5 5 1.000 4 4 1.000 139 122 0.878
14 1551 34419 977220
Kenya Machakos University Machakos University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Linguistics: new media |

5 4 0.800 4 2 0.500 113 82 0.726
14 1560 34791 979414
Kenya Masai Mara University Masai Mara University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

LANGUAGE EDUCATION | CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT | EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH | TEACHER EDUCATION |

5 4 0.800 3 1 0.333 103 72 0.699
41 1570 35086 980573
Kenya Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology Social Sciences / Journalism and Media

Creative Writing|Literary Journalism|Cultural Studies and Pedagogy|

5 4 0.800 3 2 0.667 96 48 0.500
42 1573 35121 980710
Kenya Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology Social Sciences / Transportation Science & Technology

Information Systems Development|Business Process Reengineering|Urban Transportation systems development|

5 5 1.000 3 3 1.000 95 94 0.989
6 1616 35877 983007
Kenya University of Kabianga University of Kabianga Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

English language teaching |

5 5 1.000 3 3 1.000 82 71 0.866
117 1634 36349 984502
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Language Education | Applied lingusitics | internationalization of higher education | curriculum development and performing arts |

5 4 0.800 2 2 1.000 74 64 0.865
52 1640 36438 984749
Kenya Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Planning|Cultural and Natural Heritage|Ecotourism|Archaeology|Conservation|

5 4 0.800 1 1 1.000 73 49 0.671
54 1666 36929 986177
Kenya Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

Range Ecology|Wildlife management|Solid waste management|Eco-tourism|Food security|

5 5 1.000 1 1 1.000 65 63 0.969
4 1706 37774 988353
Kenya Pan Africa Christian University Pan Africa Christian University Social Sciences / Psychology

Counseling Psychology/Addiction & Rehabilitation Counseling/Trauma & Grief Counseling/Marriage & Family Therapy |

5 4 0.800 1 1 1.000 49 42 0.857

INDIVIDUAL or INSTITUTIONAL REGISTRATION

106 1708 37793 988421
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Postcoloniality in Literature|Drama and Theatre|

5 4 0.800 1 1 1.000 47 40 0.851
123 1743 38519 997333
Kenya Moi University Moi University Social Sciences / Linguistics and Literature

Department of Literature|Theatre and Film Studies|

4 4 1.000 4 2 0.500 128 58 0.453
31 1745 38599 997817
Kenya Kisii University Kisii University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Gender |

4 4 1.000 3 3 1.000 123 87 0.707
25 1746 38606 997887
Kenya Pwani University Pwani University Social Sciences / Psychology

Neuropsychology|Psychometrics|Personality Psychology|I-O Psychology|

4 4 1.000 4 3 0.750 122 58 0.475
38 1775 39091 1000459
Kenya Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (Kimathi University College of Technology) Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (Kimathi University College of Technology) Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

Information Communication and Technology|Knowledge Management|Automation|Information Resources and Centers|Information Liter|

4 4 1.000 3 3 1.000 98 70 0.714
61 1839 39852 1002615
Kenya Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science & Technology (Bondo University College) Social Sciences / Anthropology

Anthropology | Community Currencies | Informal Economies | Community-based natural resource management | Development Anthropology |

4 4 1.000 1 1 1.000 78 77 0.987
16 1842 39874 1002679
Kenya Machakos University Machakos University Social Sciences / Transportation Science & Technology

Supply Chain Management |

4 4 1.000 2 2 1.000 77 64 0.831
26 1881 40479 1004480
Kenya Chuka University Chuka University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology and Counselling |

4 4 1.000 3 2 0.667 65 55 0.846
5 1917 41013 1005878
Kenya Pan Africa Christian University Pan Africa Christian University Social Sciences / Social Work

Medical (Psychiatric) Social Work|Social Development|

4 4 1.000 1 1 1.000 59 53 0.898
112 1965 42089 1008875
Kenya Kenyatta University Kenyatta University Social Sciences / Tourism & Hospitality

general academics|

4 3 0.750 0 0 0 44 36 0.818