City, University of London: Rankings

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The City, University of London ranked 45th in the United Kingdom and 547th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 125 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the City, University of London is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 18,287 publications and 477,537 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 109 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#547 of 14,160In the World
#212 of 2,789In Europe
#45 of 163In the United Kingdom
#35 of 131In England
#7 of 35In London
#49 of 1,030For Optometry
#64 of 1,005For Library and Information science
#72 of 1,229For Finance
#401 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#409 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 122 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The City, University of London ranked 60th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 408th in the World with 3,797 publications made and 107,546 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Law.

RankRanking
#60 of 142In the United Kingdom
#148 of 1,158In Europe
#408 of 5,152In the World

City, University of London
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901612
19911372
1992114
1993103
19941820
19951789
19963264
19972238
19983158
199940165
20004148
200135130
200266221
200358145
200476225
200584257
200698411
2007111482
2008111253
2009119386
2010169555
2011197482
2012193443
20132271103
2014245921
2015255928
20162461244
20172451139
2018253817
2019254633
2020301801

Business

The City, University of London ranked 39th for Business in the United Kingdom and 238th in the World with 3,690 publications made and 116,683 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Actuarial Science, Management Information Systems, Risk Management.

RankRanking
#39 of 130In the United Kingdom
#79 of 1,028In Europe
#238 of 4,080In the World

City, University of London
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199064
1991910
1992144
1993149
19941724
19951626
19963131
19972217
19982654
199946176
20004174
200157168
200277241
200384203
200495537
2005119351
2006126404
2007133517
2008151406
2009167877
2010200783
2011212558
2012197807
2013239982
2014242775
2015246981
2016237733
2017218855
2018148425
2019200445
2020160472

Computer Science

The City, University of London ranked 42nd for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 440th in the World with 3,509 publications made and 101,763 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Management Information Systems, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Vision.

RankRanking
#42 of 130In the United Kingdom
#166 of 1,068In Europe
#440 of 4,494In the World

City, University of London
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902161
19911950
19922590
19932436
199438121
19953251
19964256
19973851
199842112
19993865
200040141
20014546
200257106
200361166
200459483
200585117
200696314
2007117318
2008125301
2009123380
2010144355
2011188327
2012157414
2013205913
2014253743
2015239835
2016210685
2017219887
20181871036
2019152489
2020214689

Engineering

The City, University of London ranked 49th for Engineering in the United Kingdom and 756th in the World with 3,495 publications made and 60,163 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Human-Computer Interaction.

RankRanking
#49 of 123In the United Kingdom
#258 of 1,147In Europe
#756 of 4,716In the World

City, University of London
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903733
19913742
19925253
19935161
199453109
19954429
19967288
199766112
19985586
19993634
20004132
20012940
20025273
20035358
20044843
20056986
200683140
200798190
200892246
2009118160
2010108107
2011158177
2012149235
2013182404
2014183510
2015217514
2016186391
2017178430
2018147432
2019163426
2020171555

Medicine

The City, University of London ranked 58th for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 748th in the World with 3,230 publications made and 106,060 citations received. Main research topics: Nursing, Health Science, Healthcare Management (MHA), Public Health, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#58 of 133In the United Kingdom
#249 of 1,028In Europe
#748 of 4,839In the World

City, University of London
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901618
19911787
19921415
19933036
19941625
19951735
19962452
19974382
19983371
199943114
200045113
20014179
200272230
200395345
2004101308
200578235
200696475
2007117320
2008125277
2009161398
2010137435
2011165559
2012156602
20131571033
2014160542
2015186742
20161821014
20171871219
2018166624
2019162451
2020193806

Economics

The City, University of London ranked 36th for Economics in the United Kingdom and 211th in the World with 2,852 publications made and 72,093 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#36 of 121In the United Kingdom
#78 of 803In Europe
#211 of 3,117In the World

City, University of London
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
1991871
1992430
1993123
199454
1995912
19961211
1997910
19981818
199922151
20003350
200150154
200253204
200357146
200485173
200596271
2006103300
2007104263
2008119296
2009123560
2010149402
2011147273
2012154520
2013186446
2014190460
2015194439
2016176444
2017174402
2018128302
2019171269
2020152381

Psychology

The City, University of London ranked 54th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 413th in the World with 2,316 publications made and 100,967 citations received. Main research topics: Cognitive Science, Child Psychology, Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#54 of 135In the United Kingdom
#141 of 846In Europe
#413 of 3,753In the World

City, University of London
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990850
1991929
19921068
19932437
19942266
19951646
19962241
19972662
19982576
19992873
200032151
200131136
200252253
200341244
200463381
200564252
200649325
200774294
200873278
200963427
201091478
201191331
2012103430
2013130689
2014170816
2015154676
2016169780
2017156866
2018148730
2019115324
2020135392

Mathematics

The City, University of London ranked 38th for Mathematics in the United Kingdom and 386th in the World with 1,916 publications made and 37,623 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#38 of 116In the United Kingdom
#137 of 838In Europe
#386 of 3,475In the World

City, University of London
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
1991872
1992730
1993135
199483
1995109
19961720
19971015
19981328
19991922
20002512
20013159
20023766
200335111
200458112
20055986
200666187
20076495
200881182
200985292
201083122
201199127
2012102179
2013127257
2014141252
2015125325
2016102163
2017114219
201883166
2019100201
202078123
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Actuarial Science1427100
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics2464181
Statistics41153411
Operations Research49160461
Blockchain and Cryptography38212624
Applied Mathematics44275685

Physics

The City, University of London ranked 55th for Physics in the United Kingdom and 947th in the World with 1,856 publications made and 31,133 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Theoretical Physics, Acoustical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics.

RankRanking
#55 of 105In the United Kingdom
#327 of 978In Europe
#947 of 4,160In the World

City, University of London
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990147
19912557
1992166
19932417
19942648
19952321
19963621
19973542
19982119
19991941
20001911
20011589
20021615
20033223
20042620
20053245
20063566
20075096
200840128
20095972
20105575
201170106
201277103
201385224
201486330
2015111238
201686197
201796219
201897296
2019115303
2020114379
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Optical Engineering36163434
Theoretical Physics33203459
Medical Physics51231597
Condensed Matter Physics42256636
Acoustical Engineering49229693
Quantum and Particle physics49331899
Applied/Engineering Physics66353958
Materials Science523271021

Art & Design

The City, University of London ranked 56th for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 355th in the World with 819 publications made and 18,942 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, UX/UI Desgin, Game Design and Development, Music.

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

RankRanking
#56 of 134In the United Kingdom
#134 of 734In Europe
#355 of 2,801In the World

City, University of London
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199120
199230
199320
1994820
199530
1996610
1997108
1998719
199975
200073
200171
2002138
20031338
20041018
20051747
200625204
20072968
20083793
20093293
20102944
20113961
20123978
201365244
201459182
201549119
201661237
201753264
201842125
201953107
202058109
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Music3157172
Photography3963176
UX/UI Desgin2691224
Multimedia31100266
Graphic Design2796271
Entertainment Industry Business5297284
Creative Writing63100287
Aesthetics69107301
Game Design and Development40124311
Fashion Design78133333
Performing arts75130356
Cinematography72151374
Literature66139398
Architecture55225505
Animation58199548
Computer Graphics59228636
Art History91244678

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the City, University of London

SpecialityUnited KingdomEuropeWorld Rank
Geography and Cartography66277779
Geology663341002
Environmental Science804181281
Inorganic Chemistry583901361
Chemistry694361457
Environmental Management974951542
Biology895091976