Imo State University: Rankings

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Imo State University ranked 33rd in Nigeria and 5944th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 15 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Imo State University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 1,096 publications and 6,327 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 6 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#5944 of 14,160 In the World
#180 of 1,103 In Africa
#33 of 157 In Nigeria
#2 of 2 In Owerri
#814 of 1,070 For Plastic Surgery
#942 of 1,030 For Optometry
#1296 of 1,658 For Public Health
#3351 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#8825 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence

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Medicine

Imo State University ranked 27th for Medicine in Nigeria and 2648th in the World with 401 publications made and 2,244 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Surgery, Optometry, Plastic Surgery.

Rank Ranking
#27 of 59 In Nigeria
#119 of 262 In Africa
#2648 of 4,839 In the World

Imo State University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 2 0
1991 1 0
1992 2 0
1993 4 1
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 2 1
1998 1 1
1999 0 0
2000 4 1
2001 2 3
2002 3 8
2003 5 2
2004 5 2
2005 7 13
2006 15 7
2007 14 11
2008 11 12
2009 8 13
2010 15 16
2011 13 7
2012 14 8
2013 20 9
2014 21 10
2015 28 11
2016 43 21
2017 23 9
2018 28 12
2019 32 41
2020 58 19
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Plastic Surgery 6 25 814
Optometry 21 69 942
Public Health 23 89 1296
Surgery 18 63 1432

Biology

Imo State University ranked 34th for Biology in Nigeria and 3087th in the World with 241 publications made and 1,473 citations received. Main research topic: Agricultural Science.

Rank Ranking
#34 of 64 In Nigeria
#145 of 264 In Africa
#3087 of 4,578 In the World

Imo State University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 4 1
1991 2 0
1992 5 3
1993 6 3
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 2 0
1998 1 1
1999 3 5
2000 1 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 1 0
2004 10 2
2005 6 12
2006 22 8
2007 2 1
2008 5 1
2009 4 11
2010 10 7
2011 7 4
2012 4 2
2013 14 8
2014 4 1
2015 14 28
2016 13 5
2017 15 4
2018 11 5
2019 14 5
2020 40 14
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Science 31 112 1454

Environmental Science

Imo State University ranked 34th for Environmental Science in Nigeria and 2586th in the World with 225 publications made and 1,253 citations received. Main research topic: Agricultural Science.

Rank Ranking
#34 of 60 In Nigeria
#141 of 244 In Africa
#2586 of 4,129 In the World

Imo State University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 2 0
1991 0 0
1992 4 3
1993 2 2
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 2 0
1998 1 1
1999 2 1
2000 1 0
2001 1 0
2002 2 0
2003 2 1
2004 5 1
2005 1 1
2006 8 1
2007 5 4
2008 5 7
2009 1 1
2010 11 20
2011 0 0
2012 3 1
2013 5 0
2014 7 11
2015 18 21
2016 13 5
2017 22 14
2018 20 10
2019 23 40
2020 37 28
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Science 31 112 1454

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Imo State University ranked 32nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Nigeria and 3229th in the World with 214 publications made and 1,054 citations received. Main research topic: Demography.

Rank Ranking
#32 of 64 In Nigeria
#121 of 267 In Africa
#3229 of 5,152 In the World

Imo State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 4 0
1991 3 1
1992 2 0
1993 2 1
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 0
2000 1 1
2001 2 0
2002 2 7
2003 2 0
2004 4 1
2005 6 6
2006 1 0
2007 2 8
2008 5 1
2009 3 14
2010 7 7
2011 3 2
2012 5 5
2013 17 5
2014 15 4
2015 17 5
2016 9 2
2017 16 2
2018 21 11
2019 16 3
2020 31 5
Speciality Nigeria rank Africa rank World rank
Demography 28 118 2398

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Imo State University

Speciality Nigeria Africa World Rank
Economics 41 130 2668
Chemistry 32 142 3332
Business 43 150 3611
Psychology 31 118 3718
Engineering 44 188 4166