Industrial University of Santander: Rankings

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The Industrial University of Santander ranked 11th in Colombia and 1998th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 11 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Industrial University of Santander is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 9,317 publications and 68,205 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1998 of 14,160 In the World
#113 of 1,756 In Latin America
#11 of 190 In Colombia
#1 of 6 In Bucaramanga
#501 of 1,038 For Petroleum Engineering
#597 of 1,073 For Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
#706 of 1,127 For Philosophy
#3461 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#3474 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 8 other topics

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Engineering

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 6th for Engineering in Colombia and 1706th in the World with 1,402 publications made and 10,866 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 39 In Colombia
#67 of 298 In Latin America
#1706 of 4,716 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 1 0
1992 2 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 2 0
1997 3 0
1998 6 5
1999 2 0
2000 5 6
2001 3 1
2002 4 7
2003 6 1
2004 13 18
2005 24 8
2006 18 10
2007 21 16
2008 35 46
2009 51 61
2010 69 165
2011 68 71
2012 66 44
2013 73 95
2014 100 64
2015 98 84
2016 115 126
2017 130 116
2018 101 107
2019 185 232
2020 134 88
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Petroleum Engineering 3 16 501
Renewable Energy Engineering 2 35 879
Metallurgical Engineering 4 44 1082
Electrical Engineering 4 35 1147
Electronic Engineering 7 55 1276
Chemical Engineering 5 51 1303
Automation and Control engineering 4 62 1411
Optical Engineering 5 51 1432
Materials Science 5 74 1835

Medicine

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 8th for Medicine in Colombia and 1505th in the World with 1,285 publications made and 14,953 citations received. Main research topics: Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN), Surgery, Public Health, Anatomy and Physiology, Pediatrics.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 38 In Colombia
#83 of 340 In Latin America
#1505 of 4,839 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1994 1 0
1995 1 3
1996 1 0
1997 4 4
1998 2 0
1999 2 0
2000 3 3
2001 12 52
2002 13 13
2003 12 21
2004 13 24
2005 20 20
2006 35 54
2007 41 34
2008 50 55
2009 64 88
2010 80 81
2011 66 48
2012 81 70
2013 70 79
2014 99 61
2015 73 75
2016 99 533
2017 94 232
2018 90 55
2019 105 67
2020 109 62
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 6 43 597
Epidemiology 8 70 884
Pediatrics 9 63 921
Virology 9 62 977
Gerontology 9 81 986
Nursing 5 67 1029
Forensic Science 3 40 1030
Surgery 6 61 1076
Public Health 9 72 1095
Anatomy and Physiology 5 64 1160
Immunology 8 71 1199
Pathology 8 87 1248
Physical Therapy 6 58 1307
Oncology and Cancer research 8 79 1605
Health Science 11 91 1656

Chemistry

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 5th for Chemistry in Colombia and 1617th in the World with 1,186 publications made and 18,098 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Radiochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 32 In Colombia
#69 of 279 In Latin America
#1617 of 4,409 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 2 0
1992 2 0
1993 1 0
1994 1 1
1995 3 1
1996 2 1
1997 4 3
1998 5 9
1999 6 6
2000 11 16
2001 8 3
2002 9 15
2003 11 23
2004 12 26
2005 12 2
2006 15 27
2007 20 21
2008 55 128
2009 61 97
2010 56 201
2011 69 60
2012 63 100
2013 77 291
2014 75 165
2015 65 164
2016 86 183
2017 94 78
2018 71 96
2019 128 202
2020 102 73
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Petrology and Geochemistry 3 43 806
Organic Chemistry 2 32 947
Nutrition and Food Science 4 77 954
Chemical Engineering 5 51 1303
Radiochemistry 5 65 1313
Inorganic Chemistry 4 59 1384
Biochemistry 4 85 1583
Materials Science 5 74 1835

Physics

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 5th for Physics in Colombia and 1677th in the World with 1,036 publications made and 11,454 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Theoretical Physics.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 28 In Colombia
#69 of 232 In Latin America
#1677 of 4,160 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 12
1991 2 0
1992 3 0
1993 1 1
1994 0 0
1995 2 0
1996 1 0
1997 6 2
1998 7 9
1999 3 1
2000 11 14
2001 6 1
2002 7 11
2003 5 1
2004 13 17
2005 11 5
2006 14 13
2007 18 12
2008 31 15
2009 29 58
2010 47 62
2011 48 23
2012 39 34
2013 55 244
2014 65 55
2015 68 104
2016 86 215
2017 96 186
2018 65 131
2019 131 155
2020 99 88
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy 4 49 894
Theoretical Physics 4 65 912
Atomic and Molecular physics 4 49 1067
Condensed Matter Physics 5 54 1115
Quantum and Particle physics 5 82 1214
Optical Engineering 5 51 1432
Materials Science 5 74 1835

Environmental Science

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 7th for Environmental Science in Colombia and 1374th in the World with 914 publications made and 5,677 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Geology, Ecology, Environmental Management, Earth science and Geophysics.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 42 In Colombia
#95 of 333 In Latin America
#1374 of 4,129 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 1 0
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 0
1997 3 1
1998 0 0
1999 2 0
2000 7 6
2001 4 10
2002 4 0
2003 16 8
2004 9 1
2005 26 12
2006 36 36
2007 20 23
2008 40 38
2009 49 20
2010 77 24
2011 58 38
2012 47 39
2013 65 32
2014 75 19
2015 65 70
2016 80 66
2017 64 52
2018 37 65
2019 55 48
2020 45 24
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Geography and Cartography 6 84 765
Petrology and Geochemistry 3 43 806
Paleontology 5 59 904
Earth science and Geophysics 3 60 965
Forestry 15 142 981
Environmental Management 5 46 1231
Geology 5 62 1254
Ecology 7 119 1376

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 10th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Colombia and 1601st in the World with 903 publications made and 8,549 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Philosophy, Archaeology.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 45 In Colombia
#100 of 366 In Latin America
#1601 of 5,152 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 0
1997 5 1
1998 2 0
1999 0 0
2000 2 0
2001 8 19
2002 5 6
2003 7 7
2004 5 2
2005 6 0
2006 16 8
2007 19 13
2008 29 18
2009 40 33
2010 34 84
2011 54 20
2012 55 41
2013 65 66
2014 74 24
2015 75 84
2016 71 494
2017 71 100
2018 71 40
2019 76 34
2020 81 28
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Philosophy 7 65 706
Genealogy 15 62 977
Archaeology 7 76 979
Forensic Science 3 40 1030
Demography 9 89 1373
Sociology 17 118 1466
Political Science 18 128 1563

Biology

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 7th for Biology in Colombia and 1724th in the World with 762 publications made and 17,532 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Nutrition and Food Science, Botany, Biochemistry, Virology.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 35 In Colombia
#110 of 324 In Latin America
#1724 of 4,578 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1995 1 3
1996 1 0
1997 1 0
1998 2 0
1999 2 5
2000 5 14
2001 6 19
2002 11 51
2003 10 19
2004 7 9
2005 13 15
2006 16 27
2007 27 25
2008 28 47
2009 49 107
2010 45 218
2011 46 85
2012 54 93
2013 46 290
2014 55 108
2015 48 147
2016 46 280
2017 45 157
2018 43 45
2019 63 57
2020 61 73
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Paleontology 5 59 904
Nutrition and Food Science 4 77 954
Virology 9 62 977
Forestry 15 142 981
Evolutionary Biology 7 79 988
Zoology 6 95 1015
Immunology 8 71 1199
Microbiology 7 83 1310
Botany 7 119 1399
Biochemistry 4 85 1583
Oncology and Cancer research 8 79 1605

Computer Science

The Industrial University of Santander ranked 10th for Computer Science in Colombia and 2301st in the World with 423 publications made and 2,325 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 37 In Colombia
#89 of 273 In Latin America
#2301 of 4,494 In the World

Industrial University of Santander
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1998 1 3
1999 0 0
2000 2 4
2001 1 8
2002 0 0
2003 3 2
2004 0 0
2005 9 1
2006 11 7
2007 9 1
2008 7 1
2009 7 2
2010 15 7
2011 17 5
2012 29 11
2013 18 3
2014 32 11
2015 41 80
2016 39 83
2017 39 15
2018 30 26
2019 57 42
2020 44 22
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Computer Vision 3 34 1425
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 7 63 1714

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Industrial University of Santander

Speciality Colombia Latin America World Rank
Photography 2 24 663
Applied Mathematics 4 54 1286
Mathematics 11 94 2254
Art & Design 15 120 2345
Psychology 17 143 2521
Business 16 134 2681
Economics 16 133 2756