Federal University of Technology, Akure: Rankings

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The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 14th in Nigeria and 3486th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 13 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Federal University of Technology, Akure is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 3,839 publications and 33,788 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 2 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#3486 of 14,131 In the World
#83 of 1,104 In Africa
#14 of 157 In Nigeria
#276 of 1,514 For Nutrition and Food Science
#381 of 1,007 For Mining Engineering
#438 of 1,459 For Agricultural Science
#5636 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#6229 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 10 other topics

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Biology

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 6th for Biology in Nigeria and 1307th in the World with 1,199 publications made and 14,975 citations received. Main research topics: Nutrition and Food Science, Agricultural Science, Animal Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacology.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 65 In Nigeria
#34 of 264 In Africa
#1307 of 4,496 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 5 2
1993 4 2
1994 4 7
1995 2 11
1996 4 2
1997 4 1
1998 4 1
1999 4 9
2000 3 3
2001 2 5
2002 7 19
2003 9 60
2004 16 15
2005 15 74
2006 23 36
2007 11 44
2008 19 23
2009 15 50
2010 21 51
2011 27 69
2012 50 82
2013 42 130
2014 54 94
2015 51 102
2016 76 115
2017 95 151
2018 86 160
2019 130 158
2020 166 267
2021 228 169
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 2 7 276
Agricultural Science 6 25 438
Horticulture 7 26 516
Animal Science 8 32 608
Biotechnology 6 31 684
Forestry 7 53 701
Toxicology 13 44 747
Entomology 7 38 876
Botany 9 44 988
Pharmacology 7 30 1038
Biochemistry 2 17 1177

Chemistry

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 5th for Chemistry in Nigeria and 1562nd in the World with 1,096 publications made and 15,276 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Biochemistry, Radiochemistry, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 58 In Nigeria
#36 of 229 In Africa
#1562 of 4,317 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 1
1992 2 1
1993 3 1
1994 3 6
1995 2 12
1996 5 2
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 2 8
2000 3 2
2001 1 5
2002 6 15
2003 6 59
2004 11 10
2005 8 46
2006 11 32
2007 7 30
2008 15 23
2009 11 39
2010 11 16
2011 19 34
2012 35 110
2013 51 187
2014 49 73
2015 56 133
2016 61 242
2017 82 187
2018 91 157
2019 144 254
2020 173 455
2021 212 349
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 2 7 276
Petrology and Geochemistry 7 38 756
Environmental Chemistry 16 48 1148
Biochemistry 2 17 1177
Radiochemistry 13 55 1320
Materials Science 6 46 1842

Environmental Science

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 8th for Environmental Science in Nigeria and 1043rd in the World with 1,085 publications made and 8,926 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Agricultural Science, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Geology, Environmental Management.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 60 In Nigeria
#37 of 243 In Africa
#1043 of 4,023 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 2 0
1994 1 0
1995 2 0
1996 2 3
1997 3 1
1998 1 0
1999 4 10
2000 7 5
2001 2 1
2002 6 12
2003 4 41
2004 7 2
2005 14 3
2006 21 10
2007 9 7
2008 9 31
2009 16 57
2010 22 36
2011 25 57
2012 39 45
2013 38 37
2014 59 52
2015 43 37
2016 72 91
2017 80 119
2018 108 177
2019 153 180
2020 136 140
2021 180 124

Engineering

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 9th for Engineering in Nigeria and 1945th in the World with 877 publications made and 7,278 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Construction Management, Geotechnical Engineering, Biotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 52 In Nigeria
#55 of 231 In Africa
#1945 of 4,624 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 1
1992 2 1
1993 2 1
1994 1 1
1995 1 0
1996 3 1
1997 2 4
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 3 2
2001 1 1
2002 3 1
2003 3 3
2004 5 3
2005 5 3
2006 11 35
2007 2 5
2008 4 3
2009 10 25
2010 10 8
2011 11 18
2012 24 61
2013 34 56
2014 40 35
2015 40 47
2016 59 172
2017 74 119
2018 85 105
2019 136 215
2020 140 377
2021 153 315
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Mining Engineering 5 15 381
Civil Engineering 4 10 510
Agricultural Engineering 9 26 601
Construction Management 3 15 619
Biotechnology 6 31 684
Petroleum Engineering 13 31 758
Landscape Architecture 3 18 780
Metallurgical Engineering 2 18 825
Geotechnical Engineering 8 25 899
Aviation 3 19 997
Materials Science 6 46 1842

Physics

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 7th for Physics in Nigeria and 2116th in the World with 434 publications made and 4,463 citations received. Main research topic: Materials Science.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 39 In Nigeria
#54 of 182 In Africa
#2116 of 4,082 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 1
1992 0 0
1993 1 1
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 0 0
2002 3 1
2003 1 3
2004 1 0
2005 0 0
2006 3 0
2007 1 0
2008 2 2
2009 3 7
2010 2 3
2011 4 5
2012 9 25
2013 12 47
2014 14 12
2015 21 35
2016 25 149
2017 33 98
2018 41 74
2019 77 180
2020 76 314
2021 98 261
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Materials Science 6 46 1842

Medicine

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 24th for Medicine in Nigeria and 2444th in the World with 384 publications made and 2,379 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Public Health, Veterinary, Toxicology.

Rank Ranking
#24 of 58 In Nigeria
#111 of 263 In Africa
#2444 of 4,739 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 1
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 1 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 2 3
2003 3 8
2004 1 0
2005 2 1
2006 5 2
2007 1 1
2008 2 2
2009 2 3
2010 3 15
2011 1 0
2012 5 2
2013 14 18
2014 16 26
2015 9 11
2016 17 13
2017 26 67
2018 37 67
2019 55 65
2020 79 200
2021 97 68
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Toxicology 13 44 747
Veterinary 24 86 868
Pharmacology 7 30 1038
Public Health 28 118 1571

Business

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 12th for Business in Nigeria and 1837th in the World with 258 publications made and 1,843 citations received. Main research topics: Management, Construction Management, Risk Management, Real Estate.

Rank Ranking
#12 of 55 In Nigeria
#58 of 186 In Africa
#1837 of 4,001 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 2 4
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 1 1
2002 1 0
2003 0 0
2004 2 1
2005 1 0
2006 4 18
2007 2 2
2008 0 0
2009 3 8
2010 6 8
2011 4 1
2012 14 36
2013 12 14
2014 24 23
2015 11 5
2016 20 12
2017 21 43
2018 28 12
2019 37 22
2020 36 20
2021 25 26
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Real Estate 4 10 595
Construction Management 3 15 619
Management 5 20 855
Risk Management 5 22 958

Mathematics

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 10th for Mathematics in Nigeria and 1990th in the World with 174 publications made and 1,128 citations received. Main research topic: Statistics.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 34 In Nigeria
#54 of 140 In Africa
#1990 of 3,376 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 2 4
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 0 0
2004 2 1
2005 2 0
2006 3 14
2007 0 0
2008 0 0
2009 1 1
2010 4 8
2011 1 0
2012 4 2
2013 6 4
2014 10 4
2015 5 5
2016 4 4
2017 11 6
2018 23 22
2019 22 57
2020 34 58
2021 36 129
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Statistics 4 24 1115

Economics

The Federal University of Technology, Akure ranked 13th for Economics in Nigeria and 1439th in the World with 172 publications made and 1,302 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Agricultural Economics.

Rank Ranking
#13 of 54 In Nigeria
#55 of 159 In Africa
#1439 of 3,039 In the World

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 2 2
2002 1 6
2003 0 0
2004 1 1
2005 2 0
2006 2 2
2007 2 6
2008 3 2
2009 4 7
2010 7 25
2011 3 1
2012 8 9
2013 5 3
2014 11 5
2015 10 6
2016 15 10
2017 16 47
2018 16 5
2019 14 11
2020 19 11
2021 29 10
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Economics 8 37 475
Development Studies 15 53 872

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Federal University of Technology, Akure

Speciality Nigeria Africa World Rank
Demography 26 101 1920
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 1 62 2356
Computer Science 9 74 2763
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 26 104 2769