Cape Peninsula University of Technology: Rankings

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The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 14th in South Africa and 2268th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 19 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Cape Peninsula University of Technology is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 3,873 publications and 52,191 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 4 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#2268 of 14,160In the World
#35 of 1,103In Africa
#14 of 26In South Africa
#2 of 2In Cape Town
#446 of 1,493For Education Majors
#542 of 1,020For Hospitality and Hotel Management
#573 of 1,016For Biochemical Engineering
#3545 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#3264 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 16 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 15th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in South Africa and 1282nd in the World with 981 publications made and 14,769 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Education Majors, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#15 of 24In South Africa
#37 of 267In Africa
#1282 of 5,152In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199410
199500
199621
199721
199800
199911
200000
200131
200240
2003920
200462
20051115
20061337
20071625
20082837
20092652
20104271
20115286
201245106
20136077
20148990
201591202
2016100985
201797420
20188052
20197764
20208963

Engineering

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 11th for Engineering in South Africa and 1751st in the World with 838 publications made and 11,622 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Renewable Energy Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering.

RankRanking
#11 of 23In South Africa
#40 of 235In Africa
#1751 of 4,716In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199210
199310
199410
199510
199610
199737
199851
199961
200032
200178
200270
200345
200430
200585
20061522
20072370
20082416
20092333
20103483
201140194
20125075
201363177
201477230
201569115
201673128
20175993
20185180
201976215
202069112

Chemistry

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 13th for Chemistry in South Africa and 1815th in the World with 751 publications made and 14,702 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Environmental Chemistry, Biochemistry, Radiochemistry.

RankRanking
#13 of 24In South Africa
#45 of 235In Africa
#1815 of 4,409In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199110
199210
199340
199440
199541
199643
199758
199820
199910
200031
200145
200230
200325
200421
2005916
20061225
20071114
20082053
20092869
201038122
201135230
201249131
201359216
201465272
201554132
201664183
201759228
20184161
201954150
202069168
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Biochemical Engineering77573
Nutrition and Food Science1044882
Environmental Chemistry1027950
Radiochemistry15591458
Organic Chemistry14421556
Biochemistry13411618
Chemical Engineering16481808
Materials Science13511867

Biology

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 16th for Biology in South Africa and 1798th in the World with 698 publications made and 14,646 citations received. Main research topics: Nutrition and Food Science, Botany, Agricultural Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#16 of 24In South Africa
#68 of 264In Africa
#1798 of 4,578In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199120
199210
199300
199400
199510
199622
199700
199800
199900
200010
200122
2002690
2003744
2004637
20051532
20061466
20071121
20082650
20093387
20102859
201130116
20124167
201331102
201449219
201550107
201663181
201771186
20184384
201955230
202073114
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Biotechnology1426650
Nutrition and Food Science1044882
Agricultural Science1564897
Horticulture1167990
Botany13491123
Pharmacology12581415
Biochemistry13411618

Environmental Science

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 15th for Environmental Science in South Africa and 1454th in the World with 597 publications made and 7,843 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Agricultural Science, Environmental Chemistry, Ecology.

RankRanking
#15 of 23In South Africa
#64 of 244In Africa
#1454 of 4,129In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199210
199300
199400
199500
199620
199717
199810
199910
200020
200113
200245
2003426
2004520
200559
2006947
20071324
20081436
20092019
20102652
20112474
20123869
20135068
20144472
20154338
20165990
201763134
201841101
20193196
202066136
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Environmental Engineering931866
Agricultural Science1564897
Mining Engineering1454934
Environmental Chemistry1027950
Oceanography1228962
Environmental Management17501302
Geography and Cartography18691441
Ecology18601487

Medicine

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 18th for Medicine in South Africa and 2075th in the World with 596 publications made and 10,570 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Public Health, Healthcare Management (MHA), Pharmacology, Optometry.

RankRanking
#18 of 24In South Africa
#90 of 262In Africa
#2075 of 4,839In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199120
199200
199310
199400
199510
199610
199700
199800
199910
200000
200121
200246
2003612
2004834
2005914
20061410
20071019
20081719
20091820
20102226
20112533
20123570
201354112
201442106
20153840
201644629
201739415
20183959
201953137
20207680
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Optometry1259818
Healthcare Management (MHA)19691204
Public Health19971386
Pharmacology12581415
Health Science19681671

Business

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 14th for Business in South Africa and 1276th in the World with 526 publications made and 5,293 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Management Information Systems, Hospitality and Hotel Management, Management, Human Resource Management.

RankRanking
#14 of 22In South Africa
#34 of 186In Africa
#1276 of 4,080In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199210
199300
199410
199500
199631
199711
199810
199931
200000
200127
200251
200374
2004310
200547
2006918
20071351
20082433
20092034
20103151
20112625
20123436
20133737
20144827
201559111
20164243
20173834
20182857
20193426
20203528
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Hospitality and Hotel Management1018542
Entrepreneurship1016608
Advertising1010763
Human Resource Management1226875
Management Information Systems1115904
Construction Management1127909
Management1120919
Marketing1120938

Psychology

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 15th for Psychology in South Africa and 1441st in the World with 354 publications made and 3,484 citations received. Main research topic: Education Majors.

RankRanking
#15 of 23In South Africa
#31 of 118In Africa
#1441 of 3,753In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199900
200000
200137
200240
200335
200434
2005411
2006316
2007912
20081120
2009922
20101116
20111925
20121934
20132028
20143749
20153234
20164855
20175128
20182413
2019147
20202119
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Education Majors1215446

Computer Science

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 14th for Computer Science in South Africa and 2145th in the World with 354 publications made and 2,291 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Library and Information science.

RankRanking
#14 of 22In South Africa
#48 of 163In Africa
#2145 of 4,494In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199610
199700
199810
199900
200000
200141
200230
200365
200457
200552
2006918
200764
200894
200964
20101614
20111216
20121834
20133424
20142810
20153422
20162955
20172513
20182818
201930107
20202711
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Information Technology1014683
Library and Information science1219737
Management Information Systems1115904

Physics

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 14th for Physics in South Africa and 1974th in the World with 346 publications made and 6,850 citations received. Main research topic: Materials Science.

RankRanking
#14 of 22In South Africa
#45 of 183In Africa
#1974 of 4,160In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199410
199510
199600
199717
199820
199910
200021
200123
200220
200315
200400
200552
2006716
200758
20081117
20091122
20101443
201114164
20122559
201323120
20143487
20153279
20162562
20172753
20182122
20192499
20203078
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Materials Science13511867

Economics

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 15th for Economics in South Africa and 1290th in the World with 240 publications made and 2,672 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Environmental Economics, Agricultural Economics.

RankRanking
#15 of 22In South Africa
#48 of 156In Africa
#1290 of 3,117In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199210
199300
199400
199500
199621
199710
199800
199910
200000
200100
200210
200311
200410
200510
2006623
200732
2008822
20091031
20101134
20111532
20121316
20132616
20142531
20152427
20161719
20171410
20181527
20191810
2020158
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Development Studies1533620
Agricultural Economics1762794
Environmental Economics1016817

Mathematics

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 13th for Mathematics in South Africa and 1666th in the World with 204 publications made and 1,783 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#13 of 22In South Africa
#40 of 139In Africa
#1666 of 3,475In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199610
199700
199800
199900
200000
200100
200210
200300
200411
200541
200600
2007544
2008711
2009512
2010810
2011814
20121312
20132020
2014157
20152311
20162016
20172724
2018124
2019138
20201811
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Math Teachers1216621

Art & Design

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology ranked 13th for Art & Design in South Africa and 1360th in the World with 159 publications made and 957 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Performing arts.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#13 of 19In South Africa
#21 of 69In Africa
#1360 of 2,801In the World

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200321
200426
200511
200620
200749
200847
200941
201073
201140
20121229
20131212
2014168
20151711
2016188
2017184
2018144
2019124
2020913
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Graphic Design45532
Performing arts1213637
Creative Writing1316722