Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis: Rankings

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Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 129th in the United States and 365th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 147 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 34,240 publications and 1,265,412 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 50 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#365 of 14,160 In the World
#149 of 2,624 In North America
#129 of 2,523 In the United States
#4 of 55 In Indiana
#1 of 9 In Indianapolis
#42 of 1,003 For Dentistry
#73 of 1,013 For Orthodontics
#126 of 1,069 For Social Work
#965 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#256 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 144 other topics

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Medicine

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 102nd for Medicine in the United States and 266th in the World with 15,980 publications made and 723,618 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Health Science, Dentistry, Pathology.

Rank Ranking
#102 of 1,086 In the United States
#115 of 1,156 In North America
#266 of 4,839 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 97 209
1991 108 188
1992 96 171
1993 132 256
1994 136 293
1995 163 486
1996 209 446
1997 217 602
1998 226 668
1999 237 752
2000 236 1049
2001 219 2669
2002 251 1101
2003 252 1546
2004 317 1659
2005 335 1617
2006 382 1688
2007 435 2917
2008 470 2755
2009 487 2303
2010 575 3578
2011 606 2429
2012 695 3855
2013 724 2848
2014 829 3557
2015 983 3443
2016 1053 2832
2017 1059 3348
2018 1021 2364
2019 966 1708
2020 1015 1932
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Dentistry 18 19 42
Orthodontics 33 37 73
Social Work 66 72 126
Psychiatry 78 90 157
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 88 100 161
Healthcare Management (MHA) 81 93 165
Family medicine 86 98 167
Radiation Therapy 71 80 182
Health Science 97 109 190
Nursing 80 94 192
Clinical Psychology 110 124 195
Medical Physics 95 106 197
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 79 89 211
Ophthalmology 75 83 220
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 108 122 222
Biomedical Engineering 92 105 232
Gerontology 113 131 238
Forensic Science 75 84 245
Oncology and Cancer research 87 97 254
Occupational Therapy 100 116 255
Public Health 108 126 261
Surgery 98 111 264
Critical Care Nursing 114 126 265
Anatomy and Physiology 107 123 270
Cardiology 96 108 279
Physical Therapy 108 124 288
Pediatrics 100 114 291
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 80 90 300
Pathology 98 110 322
Anesthesiology 112 126 326
Dermatology 102 115 333
Urology 108 123 348
Sonography and Ultrasound 116 132 371
Sports Medicine 124 148 375
Immunology 118 132 381
Plastic Surgery 117 129 383
Audiology 136 157 390
Pharmacology 115 129 395
Epidemiology 123 140 418
Optometry 122 137 432
Sports / Exercise science 154 178 440
Cosmetology 122 138 456
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 125 141 477
Neurosurgery 115 128 495
Respiratory Therapy 140 157 498
Pharmacy 138 157 587
Virology 173 193 638
Toxicology 161 184 710

Biology

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 147th for Biology in the United States and 501st in the World with 6,902 publications made and 345,431 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Genetics.

Rank Ranking
#147 of 904 In the United States
#165 of 970 In North America
#501 of 4,578 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 33 55
1991 55 119
1992 36 51
1993 59 110
1994 77 182
1995 78 171
1996 95 325
1997 105 348
1998 114 457
1999 102 297
2000 95 530
2001 96 481
2002 127 635
2003 101 612
2004 142 657
2005 157 808
2006 165 777
2007 158 862
2008 243 1780
2009 221 1202
2010 257 1635
2011 279 1472
2012 341 2269
2013 334 2117
2014 400 2091
2015 443 1767
2016 461 1449
2017 468 2047
2018 397 1302
2019 373 1233
2020 392 650
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 108 122 222
Oncology and Cancer research 87 97 254
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 111 125 292
Immunology 118 132 381
Biophysics 134 151 390
Pharmacology 115 129 395
Neuroscience 144 166 405
Genetics 145 163 428
Molecular Biology 139 155 437
Biochemistry 149 168 502
Virology 173 193 638
Paleontology 183 214 640
Microbiology 166 186 676
Toxicology 161 184 710
Nanotechnology 158 178 721
Animal Science 158 185 744
Forestry 141 176 818
Zoology 220 257 830
Agricultural Science 144 173 889
Entomology 223 256 960
Nutrition and Food Science 151 175 1158
Botany 230 270 1398

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 130th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 311th in the World with 5,268 publications made and 138,943 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Law, Communications and Public Relations.

Rank Ranking
#130 of 1,311 In the United States
#150 of 1,393 In North America
#311 of 5,152 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 33 11
1991 31 12
1992 31 55
1993 34 50
1994 31 36
1995 41 65
1996 35 28
1997 45 106
1998 61 719
1999 76 112
2000 70 177
2001 94 264
2002 74 127
2003 84 235
2004 84 273
2005 95 227
2006 112 438
2007 168 715
2008 162 517
2009 183 433
2010 196 712
2011 225 536
2012 259 604
2013 250 517
2014 303 724
2015 394 952
2016 354 674
2017 381 546
2018 351 670
2019 331 422
2020 343 427
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 66 72 126
Publishing 51 63 138
Law Enforcement 86 94 142
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 92 102 185
Criminology and Criminal Justice 116 128 188
Library and Information science 93 106 196
Law 105 119 218
International Law 84 98 219
Human Rights Law 83 98 226
Forensic Science 75 84 245
Education Majors 117 130 252
Communications and Public Relations 116 133 258
Demography 116 134 294
Early Childhood Education 170 182 297
Public Policy / Administration 122 140 300
Radio and Television broadcasting 139 159 310
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 125 148 324
Military science 179 201 334
Broadcast Journalism 151 172 337
Political Science 139 159 373
Special Education 173 194 374
Sociology 147 171 376
Gender Studies 163 188 377
Classics and Ancient History 163 187 387
Occupational Safety and Health 183 206 388
Genealogy 156 181 392
Art History 171 199 396
Linguistics 131 152 413
Journalism and Digital Media 144 163 424
Sports / Exercise science 154 178 440
Archaeology 159 181 451
History 210 239 471
Anthropology 221 249 474
Aesthetics 177 204 488
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 249 276 500
Media Studies 207 239 502
Philosophy 196 227 539
Urban and Regional planning 126 150 557
Political Economy 207 236 558
International Relations and Diplomacy 295 331 849

Psychology

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 145th for Psychology in the United States and 293rd in the World with 3,827 publications made and 178,152 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Neuroscience.

Rank Ranking
#145 of 1,033 In the United States
#165 of 1,099 In North America
#293 of 3,753 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 19 52
1991 20 18
1992 21 40
1993 26 38
1994 31 44
1995 25 82
1996 30 73
1997 33 113
1998 57 217
1999 42 171
2000 59 258
2001 59 1795
2002 57 305
2003 44 462
2004 67 412
2005 73 333
2006 73 228
2007 90 605
2008 120 517
2009 113 585
2010 131 891
2011 150 671
2012 186 597
2013 216 679
2014 237 828
2015 317 873
2016 316 822
2017 292 587
2018 253 444
2019 228 288
2020 191 212
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 66 72 126
Psychiatry 78 90 157
Clinical Psychology 110 124 195
Education Majors 117 130 252
Occupational Therapy 100 116 255
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 154 175 311
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 125 148 324
Child Psychology 173 199 338
Sexology 177 204 342
Social Psychology 181 206 354
Special Education 173 194 374
Neuroscience 144 166 405
Cognitive Science 207 237 524

Computer Science

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 126th for Computer Science in the United States and 397th in the World with 3,578 publications made and 131,898 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Neuroscience, Computer Vision, Data Science.

Rank Ranking
#126 of 897 In the United States
#146 of 967 In North America
#397 of 4,494 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 9 17
1991 17 5
1992 5 3
1993 11 17
1994 15 38
1995 8 956
1996 17 29
1997 19 53
1998 41 744
1999 29 186
2000 30 80
2001 41 244
2002 53 120
2003 47 105
2004 66 226
2005 74 249
2006 94 263
2007 96 426
2008 143 353
2009 175 469
2010 165 472
2011 171 437
2012 187 418
2013 165 305
2014 214 590
2015 262 549
2016 258 535
2017 251 609
2018 230 467
2019 287 539
2020 236 282
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Library and Information science 93 106 196
Computer Graphics 75 86 208
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 111 125 292
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 92 108 307
Information Technology 133 149 320
Neuroscience 144 166 405
Management Information Systems 136 158 424
Game Design and Development 123 146 427
UX/UI Desgin 119 140 435
Multimedia 137 157 440
Cyber Security 146 168 491
Computer Engineering 145 168 495
Data Science 153 177 498
Computer Vision 124 149 506
Cognitive Science 207 237 524
Human-Computer Interaction 144 169 563
Database Administration 156 181 571
Machine Learning 150 178 572
Blockchain and Cryptography 140 166 586
Computer Networking 152 181 640
Animation 164 192 645
Software Engineering 194 225 755
Computational Linguistics 169 201 768
Web Design and Development 176 205 837
Telecommunications 186 215 912

Chemistry

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 163rd for Chemistry in the United States and 759th in the World with 3,258 publications made and 120,375 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#163 of 744 In the United States
#186 of 805 In North America
#759 of 4,409 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 25 29
1991 37 37
1992 48 69
1993 54 117
1994 44 47
1995 52 96
1996 68 167
1997 64 102
1998 47 153
1999 62 121
2000 44 110
2001 60 203
2002 62 237
2003 47 153
2004 62 300
2005 62 327
2006 75 196
2007 88 329
2008 101 346
2009 84 380
2010 111 383
2011 100 382
2012 121 401
2013 160 824
2014 165 596
2015 166 665
2016 181 397
2017 166 464
2018 160 439
2019 163 399
2020 150 282
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Computational Chemistry 113 131 439
Biochemistry 149 168 502
Petrology and Geochemistry 133 164 505
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 145 164 570
Pharmacy 138 157 587
Biochemical Engineering 122 143 606
Organic Chemistry 130 152 687
Nanotechnology 158 178 721
Materials Science 154 177 795
Radiochemistry 121 143 880
Inorganic Chemistry 155 183 934
Environmental Chemistry 188 223 953
Nutrition and Food Science 151 175 1158
Chemical Engineering 169 200 1204

Engineering

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 180th for Engineering in the United States and 855th in the World with 3,214 publications made and 72,305 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Networking, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#180 of 781 In the United States
#211 of 846 In North America
#855 of 4,716 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 15 28
1991 21 14
1992 27 44
1993 31 66
1994 21 17
1995 25 51
1996 41 53
1997 34 52
1998 28 80
1999 43 95
2000 32 50
2001 45 71
2002 42 44
2003 43 70
2004 57 138
2005 53 187
2006 86 159
2007 107 241
2008 118 168
2009 115 221
2010 130 260
2011 113 244
2012 152 304
2013 166 387
2014 196 472
2015 195 455
2016 195 368
2017 211 524
2018 176 384
2019 209 430
2020 166 281
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Biomedical Engineering 92 105 232
Aerospace Engineering 164 182 436
Computer Engineering 145 168 495
Remote Sensing 149 175 507
Engineering Management 164 186 536
Human-Computer Interaction 144 169 563
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 145 164 570
Product and Industrial Design 172 197 597
Biochemical Engineering 122 143 606
Aviation 187 215 629
Computer Networking 152 181 640
Firefighting and Fire Science 150 180 645
Reliability and Quality Engineering 156 184 657
Architecture 148 172 684
Nanotechnology 158 178 721
Technical Drawing 173 199 747
Transportation Engineering 181 213 774
Materials Science 154 177 795
Structural Engineering 174 203 820
Mechanical Engineering 169 197 830
Automotive Engineering 150 179 842
Operations Research 207 239 851
Agricultural Engineering 107 127 874
Metallurgical Engineering 142 167 880
Telecommunications 186 215 912
Applied/Engineering Physics 198 224 936
Optical Engineering 226 258 1012
Automation and Control engineering 187 221 1094
Electronic Engineering 198 233 1123
Chemical Engineering 169 200 1204

Physics

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis ranked 167th for Physics in the United States and 758th in the World with 2,579 publications made and 73,753 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biophysics, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics.

Rank Ranking
#167 of 746 In the United States
#191 of 807 In North America
#758 of 4,160 In the World

Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 11 20
1991 19 23
1992 22 44
1993 32 77
1994 20 19
1995 36 85
1996 50 66
1997 37 50
1998 26 94
1999 42 90
2000 27 33
2001 38 67
2002 34 66
2003 42 127
2004 41 98
2005 44 256
2006 63 129
2007 102 275
2008 86 201
2009 76 236
2010 82 135
2011 73 233
2012 104 254
2013 126 361
2014 121 314
2015 135 426
2016 160 418
2017 151 441
2018 156 371
2019 159 445
2020 143 290
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Medical Physics 95 106 197
Biophysics 134 151 390
Theoretical Physics 103 120 504
Quantum and Particle physics 133 155 622
Nanotechnology 158 178 721
Materials Science 154 177 795
Atomic and Molecular physics 190 219 817
Applied/Engineering Physics 198 224 936
Condensed Matter Physics 179 205 967
Optical Engineering 226 258 1012

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Non-core subjects for Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Tax Law 68 75 126
Management 111 125 269
Human Resource Management 119 138 285
Math Teachers 152 166 311
Entertainment Industry Business 134 157 373
Music 147 170 395
Finance 153 171 397
Actuarial Science 170 190 448
Creative Writing 171 197 451
Business 161 186 455
Hydrology and Water resources management 119 145 455
Photography 157 181 504
Statistics 167 191 512
Hospitality and Hotel Management 102 124 513
Project Management 153 178 517
Advertising 200 226 519
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 158 183 522
Art & Design 166 193 530
Development Studies 169 192 541
Economics 175 201 551
Cinematography 177 204 554
Oceanography 160 188 571
Marketing 206 233 587
Fashion Design 224 255 596
Investment Banking and Stock trading 191 216 597
Mathematics 173 201 604
Graphic Design 187 213 605
Earth science and Geophysics 165 196 618
Singing and Vocal Performance 225 256 669
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 175 208 717
Geography and Cartography 181 212 742
Geology 177 213 747
Entrepreneurship 223 253 751
Interior Design 163 183 758
Agricultural Economics 161 188 771
International Business 223 255 805
Risk Management 215 246 811
Performing arts 289 329 816
International Trade 215 247 852
Literature 298 331 863
Environmental Economics 147 178 898
Environmental Science 208 248 939
Ecology 255 300 945
Applied Mathematics 190 223 983
Environmental Management 202 241 1016