Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University: Rankings

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Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 10th in Saudi Arabia and 2873rd in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 15 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 6,032 publications and 50,797 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#2873 of 14,134 In the World
#899 of 5,830 In Asia
#10 of 38 In Saudi Arabia
#382 of 1,002 For Dentistry
#496 of 1,172 For Family medicine
#501 of 1,069 For Optometry
#5073 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#5218 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 12 other topics

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Medicine

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 6th for Medicine in Saudi Arabia and 1146th in the World with 2,502 publications made and 19,592 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Surgery, Family medicine, Public Health, Healthcare Management (MHA).

Rank Ranking
#6 of 25 In Saudi Arabia
#347 of 1,964 In Asia
#1146 of 4,740 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 1 0
2006 0 0
2007 1 0
2008 0 0
2009 0 0
2010 26 73
2011 52 102
2012 64 116
2013 78 176
2014 116 194
2015 137 299
2016 200 477
2017 194 408
2018 272 503
2019 337 607
2020 456 945
2021 564 579
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Dentistry 4 118 382
Family medicine 7 85 496
Optometry 7 121 501
Healthcare Management (MHA) 4 75 581
Orthodontics 4 199 636
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 5 147 670
Public Health 5 126 681
Ophthalmology 3 237 692
Epidemiology 6 178 697
Health Science 4 140 742
Critical Care Nursing 8 213 813
Cosmetology 7 292 815
Medical Physics 6 219 818
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 5 148 827
Plastic Surgery 9 290 833
Physical Therapy 3 193 841
Neurosurgery 5 310 842
Pediatrics 8 244 849
Nursing 5 156 884
Dermatology 9 307 904
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 6 329 909
Veterinary 6 312 909
Respiratory Therapy 6 277 912
Anesthesiology 6 342 960
Sports Medicine 3 242 962
Radiation Therapy 6 351 962
Surgery 7 321 971
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 8 384 979
Forensic Science 4 356 1017
Cardiology 6 360 1077
Pathology 6 390 1101
Oncology and Cancer research 7 502 1251
Anatomy and Physiology 6 409 1280
Pharmacology 10 558 1291
Immunology 12 526 1388

Chemistry

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 9th for Chemistry in Saudi Arabia and 1839th in the World with 1,471 publications made and 15,971 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Radiochemistry, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 26 In Saudi Arabia
#822 of 2,014 In Asia
#1839 of 4,319 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2010 1 0
2011 5 4
2012 9 12
2013 15 22
2014 21 43
2015 44 65
2016 72 223
2017 88 292
2018 160 858
2019 261 1313
2020 340 1667
2021 455 1313
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Radiochemistry 7 579 1137
Materials Science 6 663 1475
Chemical Engineering 8 729 1494
Nanotechnology 9 696 1514
Biochemistry 12 877 1976

Engineering

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 7th for Engineering in Saudi Arabia and 1837th in the World with 1,421 publications made and 14,855 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 27 In Saudi Arabia
#799 of 2,117 In Asia
#1837 of 4,626 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2003 1 0
2004 1 0
2005 0 0
2006 0 0
2007 0 0
2008 0 0
2009 0 0
2010 3 1
2011 7 10
2012 11 6
2013 18 9
2014 31 45
2015 50 46
2016 84 220
2017 92 312
2018 152 860
2019 244 1151
2020 293 1447
2021 434 1232
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Architectural Engineering 4 220 691
Applied/Engineering Physics 4 227 733
Civil Engineering 4 261 765
Landscape Architecture 3 347 1039
Materials Science 6 663 1475
Chemical Engineering 8 729 1494
Nanotechnology 9 696 1514

Physics

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 7th for Physics in Saudi Arabia and 1714th in the World with 1,189 publications made and 12,959 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Medical Physics, Applied/Engineering Physics.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 26 In Saudi Arabia
#736 of 1,879 In Asia
#1714 of 4,083 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2010 2 1
2011 3 3
2012 8 6
2013 10 6
2014 16 21
2015 33 38
2016 65 171
2017 71 246
2018 124 776
2019 216 1076
2020 251 1294
2021 390 1183
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Applied/Engineering Physics 4 227 733
Medical Physics 6 219 818
Condensed Matter Physics 6 584 1379
Materials Science 6 663 1475
Nanotechnology 9 696 1514

Biology

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 14th for Biology in Saudi Arabia and 2146th in the World with 873 publications made and 8,702 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Nanotechnology, Microbiology, Genetics.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 24 In Saudi Arabia
#902 of 1,987 In Asia
#2146 of 4,497 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2010 5 13
2011 9 17
2012 15 24
2013 17 30
2014 30 49
2015 32 84
2016 60 194
2017 66 191
2018 97 327
2019 155 673
2020 157 535
2021 230 360
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 5 148 827
Oncology and Cancer research 7 502 1251
Pharmacology 10 558 1291
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 8 506 1303
Immunology 12 526 1388
Microbiology 8 553 1410
Genetics 10 566 1460
Nanotechnology 9 696 1514
Biochemistry 12 877 1976

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 8th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Saudi Arabia and 1980th in the World with 606 publications made and 5,138 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Journalism and Digital Media, Sociology, Special Education, Early Childhood Education.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 27 In Saudi Arabia
#505 of 1,903 In Asia
#1980 of 5,074 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2010 3 8
2011 13 18
2012 13 6
2013 26 56
2014 31 37
2015 32 59
2016 50 70
2017 41 42
2018 59 94
2019 67 198
2020 115 910
2021 156 159
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Journalism and Digital Media 4 150 791
Special Education 6 101 936
Early Childhood Education 2 133 1001
Forensic Science 4 356 1017
Demography 8 386 1384
Sociology 3 501 2265

Computer Science

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 12th for Computer Science in Saudi Arabia and 2107th in the World with 448 publications made and 2,536 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

Rank Ranking
#12 of 28 In Saudi Arabia
#824 of 1,936 In Asia
#2107 of 4,394 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2012 7 8
2013 11 17
2014 19 24
2015 18 12
2016 21 41
2017 28 77
2018 54 98
2019 81 177
2020 102 189
2021 105 95
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 8 506 1303
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 10 812 1898

Psychology

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University ranked 6th for Psychology in Saudi Arabia and 2143rd in the World with 227 publications made and 1,182 citations received. Main research topic: Special Education.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 20 In Saudi Arabia
#569 of 1,345 In Asia
#2143 of 3,654 In the World

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2010 2 6
2011 9 7
2012 5 11
2013 11 17
2014 13 18
2015 12 15
2016 24 22
2017 18 7
2018 15 23
2019 22 51
2020 45 37
2021 51 41
Speciality Saudi Arabia rank Asia rank World rank
Special Education 6 101 936

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

Speciality Saudi Arabia Asia World Rank
Math Teachers 5 315 1163
Geography and Cartography 5 479 1734
Mathematics 11 733 2007
Art & Design 6 648 2187
Economics 6 726 2227
Environmental Science 6 793 2230
Business 12 825 2443