Institute of Tropical Medicine: Statistics

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#1361 of 14,131 In the World
#492 of 2,785 In Europe
#11 of 63 In Belgium
#2 of 6 In Antwerp
#100 of 1,734 For Veterinary
Top50% For 63 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
22%
Enrollment
1,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
www.itg.be

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate22%
Admissions RequirementsCompetitive admission
Enrollment1,000
Full time employee800

We've calculated the 22% acceptance rate for Institute of Tropical Medicine based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Institute of Tropical Medicine has published 7,648 scientific papers with 217,627 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Medicine, Biology, Pathology, Immunology, Genetics, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Virology, Environmental Science, Chemistry, and Biochemistry.

Publications
7,648
Citations
217,627

Institute of Tropical Medicine majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
6,956 / 206,707
Biology
6,441 / 196,099
Pathology
4,998 / 161,256
Immunology
4,283 / 135,059
Genetics
4,276 / 142,808
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3,654 / 100,126
Virology
3,233 / 94,711
Environmental Science
3,191 / 91,942
Chemistry
2,902 / 100,892
Biochemistry
2,647 / 92,939
Public Health
2,546 / 81,727
Sociology
2,392 / 72,102
Computer Science
1,910 / 57,417
Family medicine
1,813 / 45,170
Demography
1,794 / 59,068
Political Science
1,766 / 40,608
Law
1,627 / 39,252
Ecology
1,599 / 47,238
Microbiology
1,530 / 55,408
Geology
1,505 / 46,258
Nursing
1,493 / 42,217
Paleontology
1,437 / 44,153
Geography and Cartography
1,409 / 35,663
Psychology
1,396 / 37,826
Economics
1,374 / 34,636
Mathematics
1,360 / 39,678
Engineering
1,332 / 44,634
Statistics
1,292 / 37,430
Development Studies
1,259 / 32,100
Zoology
1,130 / 33,508
Surgery
1,128 / 29,593
Psychiatry
1,052 / 31,000
Veterinary
990 / 30,991
Healthcare Management (MHA)
891 / 22,186
History
875 / 22,088
Physics
824 / 20,995
Business
823 / 18,186
Botany
804 / 22,654
Pediatrics
763 / 20,853
Philosophy
756 / 14,588

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 47 500
1991 63 523
1992 68 653
1993 61 570
1994 77 732
1995 105 911
1996 72 879
1997 96 1119
1998 100 1310
1999 102 1420
2000 122 1667
2001 106 1708
2002 124 1819
2003 107 2032
2004 139 2398
2005 144 2601
2006 152 3348
2007 208 3687
2008 245 4560
2009 255 5619
2010 263 6769
2011 274 7653
2012 325 8831
2013 345 10092
2014 364 11255
2015 350 11886
2016 325 11888
2017 352 13264
2018 319 13386
2019 353 14621
2020 456 16634
2021 475 20208
2022 428 19743
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Tuition

The tuition table for Institute of Tropical Medicine gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (EUR)
Master of Science in Public Health 15,000
Master of Science in Tropical Medicine and International Health 15,000
Master of Science in Infectious Diseases 15,000
Short Course in Travel Medicine 1,500
Short Course in Malaria 1,500
Short Course in Neglected Tropical Diseases 1,500

All costs are in Euros (EUR).

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

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Institute of Tropical Medicine.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology No Yes Yes
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No Yes Yes
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No

Notable alumni

  1. Nafsiah Mboi

    Nafsiah Mboi
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1940-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    politicianphysician
    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 70)
    Occupations
    obstetricianphysiciangynaecologistuniversity teacherpolitician
    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 in 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
    directorinternational forum participantvirologist
    Biography

    John N. Nkengasong is a Cameroonian-American virologist serving as the Global AIDS Coordinator in the Biden administration since 2022. He previously worked as the Director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention from 2016 to 2022, as well as 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 60)
    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 information

Alternative names ITM
Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
Founded 1906
Motto Global Science for Health Worldwide
Colors blue

Location and contacts

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

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