CityU hits top in information systems research rankings

The College of Business has marked another significant achievement in research excellence. In the latest research rankings of the Association for Information Systems (AIS), CityU is ranked No.1 in Asia and No.6 globally based on publications on MIS Quarterly and Information Systems Research, two top journals in the information systems field.

The AIS Research Rankings are based on research published from 2018 to 2020 in top journals in the AIS Senior Scholars' basket. When considering the "Basket of Six" journals, which includes MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of Management Information Systems, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Information Systems Journal, and European Journal of Information Systems, CityU remains No. 1 in Asia and rises to No. 3 globally.

"The achievement reinforces our Department's global reputation as a powerhouse for knowledge creation in the information systems field," said Professor Yulin Fang, Acting Head of the Department of Information Systems.

"Our thanks go to the relentless hard work of our faculty, who are committed to research excellence and exploration of frontier knowledge. We aim to maintain our leading academic position and at the same time cultivate business professionals for the industry."