Ilmenau University of Technology: Rankings

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The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 66th in Germany and 1234th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 28 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Ilmenau University of Technology is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 8,138 publications and 110,546 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 4 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1234 of 14,134 In the World
#441 of 2,788 In Europe
#66 of 369 In Germany
#2 of 12 In Thuringia
#245 of 1,095 For Applied/Engineering Physics
#250 of 1,407 For Electronic Engineering
#304 of 1,008 For Robotics
#4048 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#909 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 25 other topics

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Engineering

The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 48th for Engineering in Germany and 709th in the World with 4,276 publications made and 64,320 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Electronic Engineering, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#48 of 134 In Germany
#241 of 1,125 In Europe
#709 of 4,626 In the World

Ilmenau University of Technology
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 7 1
1994 11 2
1995 7 4
1996 6 1
1997 26 15
1998 37 10
1999 51 39
2000 43 35
2001 40 57
2002 53 66
2003 76 91
2004 65 385
2005 83 93
2006 110 94
2007 110 101
2008 133 125
2009 185 211
2010 218 332
2011 261 372
2012 300 488
2013 296 735
2014 298 563
2015 280 695
2016 286 615
2017 253 656
2018 275 722
2019 269 521
2020 280 538
2021 217 170

Physics

The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 57th for Physics in Germany and 844th in the World with 2,637 publications made and 45,087 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Acoustical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#57 of 110 In Germany
#297 of 970 In Europe
#844 of 4,083 In the World

Ilmenau University of Technology
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 7 1
1994 6 2
1995 8 4
1996 8 2
1997 22 14
1998 34 11
1999 49 34
2000 37 47
2001 40 56
2002 44 52
2003 58 109
2004 46 76
2005 53 74
2006 75 83
2007 68 73
2008 85 90
2009 117 182
2010 122 258
2011 117 170
2012 152 322
2013 152 571
2014 169 429
2015 153 451
2016 177 465
2017 144 425
2018 192 631
2019 172 419
2020 184 373
2021 146 110
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Applied/Engineering Physics 13 80 245
Acoustical Engineering 22 147 466
Nanotechnology 41 169 506
Atomic and Molecular physics 54 270 648
Optical Engineering 53 265 673
Condensed Matter Physics 57 282 738
Materials Science 51 247 761

Chemistry

The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 59th for Chemistry in Germany and 1105th in the World with 2,200 publications made and 41,297 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Polymer science and Plastics engineering.

Rank Ranking
#59 of 109 In Germany
#360 of 979 In Europe
#1105 of 4,319 In the World

Ilmenau University of Technology
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 6 1
1994 5 1
1995 6 4
1996 2 0
1997 17 13
1998 25 8
1999 42 32
2000 33 38
2001 30 55
2002 31 26
2003 47 77
2004 33 67
2005 44 63
2006 63 68
2007 53 44
2008 64 71
2009 99 150
2010 102 237
2011 105 156
2012 131 288
2013 122 535
2014 153 429
2015 132 608
2016 144 431
2017 114 398
2018 166 618
2019 149 389
2020 159 336
2021 123 101
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Nanotechnology 41 169 506
Materials Science 51 247 761
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 57 341 878
Chemical Engineering 50 295 1017
Inorganic Chemistry 57 368 1251

Computer Science

The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 57th for Computer Science in Germany and 899th in the World with 1,464 publications made and 18,659 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Robotics.

Rank Ranking
#57 of 131 In Germany
#345 of 1,053 In Europe
#899 of 4,394 In the World

Ilmenau University of Technology
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1994 1 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 0
1997 5 0
1998 6 0
1999 5 3
2000 4 1
2001 7 1
2002 16 39
2003 13 7
2004 25 122
2005 22 21
2006 32 33
2007 37 36
2008 52 51
2009 87 69
2010 76 75
2011 116 120
2012 119 140
2013 128 258
2014 97 184
2015 114 152
2016 85 81
2017 71 274
2018 77 264
2019 94 174
2020 96 204
2021 77 86
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Robotics 20 102 304
Telecommunications 11 104 320
Software Engineering 38 209 440
Game Design and Development 31 194 460
Computer Networking 21 139 471
Computer Engineering 30 162 515
Multimedia 30 215 542
Human-Computer Interaction 44 261 556
Database Administration 42 222 580
Computer Vision 34 204 586
Blockchain and Cryptography 34 202 597
Computer Graphics 42 232 630
UX/UI Desgin 53 307 696
Data Science 53 347 816
Cyber Security 41 267 850
Computational Linguistics 57 339 921
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 58 347 943
Machine Learning 53 367 988
Management Information Systems 64 460 1202

Mathematics

The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 64th for Mathematics in Germany and 1278th in the World with 303 publications made and 2,645 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics.

Rank Ranking
#64 of 92 In Germany
#448 of 816 In Europe
#1278 of 3,376 In the World

Ilmenau University of Technology
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1994 2 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 6 7
2002 3 1
2003 3 2
2004 4 2
2005 1 1
2006 7 4
2007 8 8
2008 16 21
2009 18 13
2010 12 16
2011 31 18
2012 28 35
2013 31 53
2014 20 13
2015 22 9
2016 18 27
2017 10 14
2018 15 10
2019 18 14
2020 12 24
2021 17 13
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 34 202 597
Applied Mathematics 61 380 975

Art & Design

The Ilmenau University of Technology ranked 55th for Art & Design in Germany and 984th in the World with 243 publications made and 2,259 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Game Design and Development, UX/UI Desgin, Architecture, Computer Graphics.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#55 of 86 In Germany
#378 of 722 In Europe
#984 of 2,699 In the World

Ilmenau University of Technology
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 0
2002 4 6
2003 3 1
2004 5 1
2005 2 2
2006 8 1
2007 9 3
2008 7 9
2009 9 22
2010 11 17
2011 15 25
2012 28 34
2013 24 29
2014 15 4
2015 15 14
2016 19 13
2017 11 15
2018 9 11
2019 18 38
2020 18 45
2021 12 1
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Game Design and Development 31 194 460
Multimedia 30 215 542
Computer Graphics 42 232 630
Architecture 40 290 633
UX/UI Desgin 53 307 696
Graphic Design 53 345 896
Entertainment Industry Business 40 324 899

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Ilmenau University of Technology

Speciality Germany Europe World Rank
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 10 101 334
Journalism and Digital Media 37 277 745
Ophthalmology 38 278 894
Political Science 79 514 1521
Business 83 583 1815
Biology 63 491 1838
Psychology 75 580 2138
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 80 648 2345
Economics 88 731 2751
Medicine 73 672 2870
Environmental Science 80 749 3066