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ITMO University ranked 13th in Russia, 1334th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 15 research topics. ITMO University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 8,679 publications and 72,513 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 7 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1334 of 14,131 In the World
#468 of 2,785 In Europe
#13 of 385 In Russia
#3 of 32 In Saint Petersburg
#408 of 1,741 For Optical Engineering
#533 of 1,451 For Condensed Matter Physics
#579 of 1,333 For Quantum and Particle physics
#2730 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#1290 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 12 other topics

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Engineering

ITMO University ranked 10th for Engineering in Russia and 979th in the World with 4,729 publications made and 38,930 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 138 In Russia
#332 of 1,123 In Europe
#979 of 4,624 In the World

ITMO University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2005 4 5
2006 3 0
2007 11 5
2008 8 17
2009 13 6
2010 27 31
2011 22 12
2012 13 9
2013 5 3
2014 145 158
2015 475 769
2016 668 1005
2017 693 1357
2018 725 1406
2019 683 1266
2020 781 814
2021 453 229

Physics

ITMO University ranked 13th for Physics in Russia and 875th in the World with 4,353 publications made and 40,792 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#13 of 129 In Russia
#307 of 969 In Europe
#875 of 4,082 In the World

ITMO University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2005 2 1
2006 1 0
2007 9 3
2008 8 17
2009 9 3
2010 18 8
2011 13 5
2012 10 3
2013 4 4
2014 105 123
2015 425 716
2016 623 1064
2017 677 1664
2018 695 1551
2019 624 1313
2020 704 810
2021 426 242
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Optical Engineering 5 150 408
Condensed Matter Physics 9 220 533
Quantum and Particle physics 7 247 579
Atomic and Molecular physics 12 254 602
Applied/Engineering Physics 6 238 623
Nanotechnology 4 251 743
Materials Science 14 284 880
Acoustical Engineering 24 313 967

Chemistry

ITMO University ranked 14th for Chemistry in Russia and 1281st in the World with 3,160 publications made and 29,017 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 129 In Russia
#400 of 977 In Europe
#1281 of 4,317 In the World

ITMO University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2005 1 1
2006 0 0
2007 6 3
2008 5 12
2009 4 3
2010 9 3
2011 6 3
2012 6 2
2013 2 3
2014 69 99
2015 285 655
2016 420 658
2017 481 1048
2018 535 1095
2019 466 943
2020 560 652
2021 305 186
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Nanotechnology 4 251 743
Materials Science 14 284 880
Biochemical Engineering 3 354 890
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 15 385 1071
Chemical Engineering 14 383 1428
Inorganic Chemistry 39 463 1711

Computer Science

ITMO University ranked 4th for Computer Science in Russia and 1152nd in the World with 1,485 publications made and 8,787 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Data Science.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 82 In Russia
#417 of 1,051 In Europe
#1152 of 4,392 In the World

ITMO University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2009 3 0
2010 6 8
2011 4 0
2012 3 1
2013 5 0
2014 83 56
2015 151 212
2016 210 241
2017 173 202
2018 198 344
2019 245 299
2020 227 188
2021 175 44

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Non-core subjects for ITMO University

Speciality Russia Europe World Rank
Urban and Regional planning 5 263 621
Journalism and Digital Media 5 294 787
Photography 8 358 1027
Project Management 8 410 1043
Applied Mathematics 19 424 1148
Art & Design 4 477 1362
Communications and Public Relations 7 493 1443
Mathematics 12 512 1563
Political Science 19 595 1903
Business 12 614 1946
Biology 12 531 2097
Demography 17 642 2479
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 17 691 2636
Environmental Science 28 669 2681
Economics 26 747 2829
Medicine 26 687 2942