Institute of Tropical Medicine: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1360 of 14,131 In the World
#479 of 2,785 In Europe
#11 of 63 In Belgium
#2 of 6 In Antwerp
#83 of 1,008 For Veterinary
Top50% For 24 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
750
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
www.itg.be

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations
Academic CalendarContinuous
Enrollment750
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio3:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,957
Citations
200,988

Institute of Tropical Medicine majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
3,708 / 159,336
Biology
2,133 / 107,875
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,161 / 57,768
Public Health
867 / 36,059
Demography
815 / 50,286
Virology
764 / 33,803
Immunology
713 / 42,784
Healthcare Management (MHA)
585 / 21,228
Veterinary
361 / 16,666
Epidemiology
325 / 20,229
Environmental Science
325 / 11,533
Pediatrics
310 / 12,711
Microbiology
287 / 13,183
Business
246 / 7,843
Economics
246 / 13,542
Health Science
234 / 9,667
Surgery
229 / 10,359
Family medicine
214 / 5,669
Development Studies
198 / 12,029
Genetics
171 / 8,979
Geography and Cartography
169 / 4,490
Nursing
163 / 5,456
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
160 / 7,344
Computer Science
153 / 4,120
Political Science
143 / 2,736
Psychology
142 / 4,945
Ecology
136 / 7,095
Critical Care Nursing
131 / 9,854
Molecular Biology
125 / 4,144
Communications and Public Relations
117 / 3,214
Pathology
111 / 3,560
Zoology
103 / 3,249
Gerontology
84 / 8,314
Pharmacology
83 / 6,216
Chemistry
81 / 3,402
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
74 / 2,462
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
72 / 1,528
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
62 / 2,393
Human Resource Management
56 / 3,257
Dermatology
51 / 2,145

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 41 632
1992 42 695
1993 43 622
1994 51 739
1995 80 902
1996 50 987
1997 71 1172
1998 74 1260
1999 78 1436
2000 89 1745
2001 89 1710
2002 107 2054
2003 113 2389
2004 122 2876
2005 128 3163
2006 150 4197
2007 181 4778
2008 220 5922
2009 251 7240
2010 242 8803
2011 249 10365
2012 277 11969
2013 293 13885
2014 328 15023
2015 312 15255
2016 288 14909
2017 313 16691
2018 289 16130
2019 301 17940
2020 373 20439
2021 344 21904

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $1,750$3,750
International students $1,750$20,000

Institute of Tropical Medicine has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences

Notable alumni

  1. Nafsiah Mboi

    Nafsiah Mboi
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1940-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    physicianpolitician
    Biography

    Andi Nafsiah Walinono Mboi is an Indonesian politician and physician. She served as Minister of Health of the Republic of Indonesia from 14 June 2012 until 20 October 2014. Dr Mboi currently serves as the Leaders' Envoy for the Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA).

  2. Marleen Temmerman

    Marleen Temmerman
    Born in
    Belgium Flag Belgium
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    university teacherpoliticianphysicianobstetriciangynaecologist
    Biography

    Marleen Temmerman is a Belgian gynaecologist, professor and former Senator, currently heading the Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health at Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya.

  3. John N. Nkengasong

    John N. Nkengasong
    Born in
    Cameroon Flag Cameroon
    Enrolled in Institute of Tropical Medicine
    Graduated with Master of Science in biomedicine
    Occupations
    virologistdirector
    Biography

    John N. Nkengasong is a Cameroonian virologist and the Director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention. He has previously worked at the World Health Organization and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Nkengasong was appointed the WHO Special Envoy for Africa.

  4. Safiatou Thiam

    Safiatou Thiam
    Born in
    Senegal Flag Senegal
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in Institute of Tropical Medicine
    In 1997 graduated with Master of Science
    Occupations
    politicianphysician
    Biography

    Safiatou Thiam is a Senegalese public health doctor, a specialist in HIV/AIDS and former Minister of Health and Disease Prevention in the government of Cheikh Hadjibou Soumaré.She later became Executive Secretary of CNLS National Council against AIDS

General info

Alternative names ITM
Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
Founded 1906
Accreditation Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie
Motto Global Science for Health Worldwide
Colors blue
Academic structure Department of Public Health
Department of Clinical Sciences
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Affiliations and memberships European Academic Global Health Alliance (EAGHA)
tropEd
Federation of European Societies for Tropical Medicine and International Health (FESTMIH)
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH)
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Location and Contacts

Address 155 Nationalestraat
Antwerp, Antwerp, 2000
Belgium
City population 529,000
Phone +32 (3) 247 6666
Fax +32 (3) 216 1431

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