University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst), United States of America (USA)

Time frame: 1 April 2023 - 31 March 2024


The positions in the table below reflect the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst)'s position overall, domestically, within their sector, and in various subject areas based on their Share. Each position links to the corresponding table where University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst) is listed.

Position by research output Share

Global United States of America (USA)
Overall 262 76
Academic 231 65

Position by research output Share in subject areas

Global United States of America (USA)
Biological sciences 268 100
Chemistry 275 63
Earth & environmental sciences 227 74
Health sciences 452 139
Physical sciences 205 45


Overall research output

Count Share
Overall 346 71.16

Overall Count and Share for 'University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst)' based on the 12-month time frame mentioned above.

View all articles

Research outputs by subject area

Subject Count Share
Biological sciences 39 15.52
Chemistry 50 23.88
Earth & environmental sciences 48 8.26
Health sciences 14 3.85
Physical sciences 227 31.22

Note: Articles may be assigned to more than one subject area, as a result the sum of the subject research outputs may not equal the overall research outputs.

Note: Hover over the donut graph to view the Share for each subject.

Share output for the past 5 years

Institution benchmarking

Nature Strategy Reports

Identify research insights to guide research strategy and grow your impact with our Nature Strategy reports.

  1. Actionable insights into research performance.

  2. Detailed analysis of strengths and weaknesses.

  3. Covers all major disciplines and regions of the world.

Nature Navigator

Data-driven insights for informed research strategy decisions with AI summarisation technology.

  1. Track trends, summarise articles effortlessly.

  2. Spark serendipitous discoveries.

  3. Uncover collaboration opportunities.


International vs domestic collaboration by Share

Type Percentage
International (1061 institutions) 65.0%
Domestic (389 institutions) 35.0%

Note: Hover over the graph to view the percentage of collaboration.

Top 5 domestic collaborators with University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst) by Share

Collaborating institutions


Top 5 international collaborators with University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst) by Share

Collaborating institutions


Job finder

Need to hire scientific researchers?

Nature Careers is visited by over 180,000 active jobseekers per month that you can target directly with your role. Application response rates have increased by 28% on average over 2022 averages.

  • Advertisement

Latest supplement

Nature Index 2024 China

China's status at the summit of the Nature Index remains unrivalled as the gap between it and the United States grows. The key question is where Chinese research will go next. As the nation seeks international recognition for its scientific achievements, betting big on large-scale experiments, it is also carving its own path in publishing and partnerships. Time will tell how these strategies will shift the status quo of the global research landscape.

Nature Index 2024 China