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Concordia University ranked 21st in Canada and 390th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 158 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Concordia University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 31,959 publications and 890,264 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 138 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#390 of 14,160In the World
#152 of 2,624In North America
#21 of 101In Canada
#4 of 17In Quebec
#3 of 7In Montreal
#81 of 1,871For Automation and Control engineering
#81 of 1,021For Software Engineering
#96 of 1,008For Operations Research
#349 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#310 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 155 other topics

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Engineering

Concordia University ranked 12th for Engineering in Canada and 301st in the World with 10,157 publications made and 187,454 citations received. Main research topics: Automation and Control engineering, Materials Science, Electronic Engineering, Computer Networking, Optical Engineering.

RankRanking
#12 of 65In Canada
#97 of 846In North America
#301 of 4,716In the World

Concordia University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011677
199113095
199212295
1993123107
199413374
1995111149
1996108111
1997122253
1998110207
199910871
2000105138
200199158
2002123265
2003177386
2004202307
2005278517
2006359438
2007394530
2008418767
2009454729
2010419786
2011375899
20124891041
2013468921
20145081191
20154851247
20165241826
20175181714
20185321726
20194941765
20205151369

Computer Science

Concordia University ranked 14th for Computer Science in Canada and 209th in the World with 7,398 publications made and 185,849 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Vision, Computational Linguistics.

RankRanking
#14 of 70In Canada
#97 of 967In North America
#209 of 4,494In the World

Concordia University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904572
199148112
199281247
199365117
19946760
19955394
199653166
199757117
199863130
199972144
200089171
200176243
200294202
2003140801
2004143293
2005231614
2006256317
2007325550
2008350678
2009399828
2010370901
2011314775
2012308718
2013347797
2014407972
2015343960
20164251647
20174031096
20183961559
20194311521
20204571358

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Concordia University ranked 21st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Canada and 352nd in the World with 4,574 publications made and 109,719 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, History.

RankRanking
#21 of 82In Canada
#166 of 1,393In North America
#352 of 5,152In the World

Concordia University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903538
19913538
1992327
199342206
19943445
1995399
19962927
199732131
19984161
19993843
20004166
200161162
200268114
200355289
200468291
2005107204
2006134553
2007139552
2008185409
2009168488
2010174702
2011218516
2012170629
2013231573
2014278768
2015271634
2016293655
2017273501
2018256326
2019273544
2020354593

Psychology

Concordia University ranked 19th for Psychology in Canada and 244th in the World with 3,300 publications made and 246,282 citations received. Main research topics: Child Psychology, Social Psychology, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#19 of 66In Canada
#142 of 1,099In North America
#244 of 3,753In the World

Concordia University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902582
199123110
19923191
199330264
19942468
199528134
199653509
199727182
199846195
199942186
200050258
200151555
200254281
200364999
200461561
2005911994
200679630
2007100989
2008116874
2009143804
2010140942
2011119559
2012119524
2013170833
2014192983
2015195802
2016194826
2017175591
2018151524
2019170601
2020202503

Business

Concordia University ranked 14th for Business in Canada and 213th in the World with 3,203 publications made and 126,846 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#14 of 66In Canada
#109 of 932In North America
#213 of 4,080In the World

Concordia University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901831
19912341
19922015
19933137
19941746
19952580
199637159
19972649
19983566
19992236
200050124
200153419
200256132
200358469
200470240
200585724
200683241
2007122640
2008151580
2009173444
2010142368
2011162620
2012146748
2013171669
2014175562
2015200663
2016184770
2017175507
2018137592
2019136355
2020182452

Physics

Concordia University ranked 23rd for Physics in Canada and 671st in the World with 3,162 publications made and 57,396 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Acoustical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#23 of 61In Canada
#175 of 807In North America
#671 of 4,160In the World

Concordia University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902821
19913843
19922849
19933321
19944336
19953448
19963957
199724115
19983614
19993223
200028101
20012638
200237176
20034747
200455123
200587187
200697125
2007108210
200899167
200995225
2010121158
2011104203
2012149290
2013126254
2014147318
2015160350
2016152289
2017184548
2018199645
2019213840
2020205546

Chemistry

Concordia University ranked 24th for Chemistry in Canada and 824th in the World with 2,888 publications made and 67,540 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#24 of 61In Canada
#198 of 805In North America
#824 of 4,409In the World

Concordia University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904032
19914556
19923551
19933149
19945467
199541106
19964886
199733182
19983174
19993122
20002752
20012740
200242205
20034864
200447162
200571177
200674120
200772158
200879125
200976197
201080191
201196327
2012134301
2013122304
2014127307
2015135378
2016125276
2017155501
2018190738
2019185784
2020175492

Mathematics

Concordia University ranked 15th for Mathematics in Canada and 206th in the World with 2,648 publications made and 63,947 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#15 of 61In Canada
#104 of 781In North America
#206 of 3,475In the World

Concordia University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902518
19912511
19922118
19934454
19942514
19952411
19963154
199720123
19982937
19991542
20002466
20013271
20022346
20035776
200456296
200580224
200677121
200786179
2008123232
2009130212
2010109255
2011128348
2012118179
2013133214
2014146407
2015129416
2016162728
2017125444
2018130347
2019133324
2020120408
SpecialityCanada rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Operations Research94496
Blockchain and Cryptography672147
Math Teachers11113195
Actuarial Science15117231
Applied Mathematics17100300
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics20132310
Statistics23174446

Economics

Concordia University ranked 20th for Economics in Canada and 343rd in the World with 1,590 publications made and 31,915 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#20 of 63In Canada
#143 of 753In North America
#343 of 3,117In the World

Concordia University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199041
19911012
1992112
1993179
199471
19951819
19961920
19971417
19981928
19991118
20001513
20013421
20023562
20033450
200437140
200539101
20063784
200757238
200858161
200986161
201062145
201169169
201258178
201386123
201482169
201592174
201699159
201788342
201871194
201965160
2020100247

Art & Design

Concordia University ranked 16th for Art & Design in Canada and 211th in the World with 1,506 publications made and 15,564 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Art History, Aesthetics, UX/UI Desgin.

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

RankRanking
#16 of 65In Canada
#103 of 796In North America
#211 of 2,801In the World

Concordia University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901444
199181
199230
199393
199491
19951220
1996106
1997103
1998171
1999101
20002413
20011543
20022822
20032914
20042727
20054833
20064733
200754192
20086245
20096934
20105344
20115438
20126250
20136884
201491188
20158461
2016104167
201797154
2018103126
2019101105
20208572

Other rankings

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