Kuwait University: Rankings

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Kuwait University ranked 1st in Kuwait and 1991st in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 77 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Kuwait University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 16,138 publications and 330,585 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 22 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1991 of 14,160In the World
#584 of 5,829In Asia
#1 of 5In Kuwait
#1 of 3In Kuwait City
#51 of 1,038For Petroleum Engineering
#253 of 1,003For Dentistry
#261 of 1,008For Environmental Engineering
#802 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#5558 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 74 other topics

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Medicine

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Medicine in Kuwait and 629th in the World with 5,064 publications made and 129,705 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Immunology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Health Science.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Kuwait
#167 of 2,003In Asia
#629 of 4,839In the World

Kuwait University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010865
19915724
19923925
19932916
19943421
19956546
19966069
199772134
19987188
199986119
2000119246
2001113228
2002136240
2003158408
2004171447
2005158391
2006164537
2007183567
2008156396
2009180508
2010173593
2011199484
2012170787
2013230571
2014201738
20152341048
2016210446
2017220449
20182141234
2019224458
2020322997

Engineering

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Engineering in Kuwait and 737th in the World with 3,297 publications made and 59,315 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Computer Networking, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Kuwait
#255 of 2,141In Asia
#737 of 4,716In the World

Kuwait University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905310
19913714
1992209
19933015
19946245
19954922
19968867
199790110
199877131
199991152
200081114
20017694
200277106
200363111
200472125
200573125
200683138
2007107185
2008148312
2009129221
2010128212
2011135275
2012118165
2013127177
2014136297
2015122400
2016151432
2017113384
2018129374
2019131279
2020172387

Biology

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Biology in Kuwait and 852nd in the World with 2,675 publications made and 78,548 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Oncology and Cancer research.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Kuwait
#266 of 2,011In Asia
#852 of 4,578In the World

Kuwait University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905249
1991197
1992136
1993128
19941914
19953737
19965167
19973890
19985093
199958107
200069174
200184169
200271175
200384232
200479174
200581215
200656122
200782323
2008102195
2009107301
201091371
2011116393
2012115320
2013121352
2014126602
2015141791
2016113445
2017105221
201897425
2019101322
2020129787

Chemistry

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Chemistry in Kuwait and 986th in the World with 2,235 publications made and 42,034 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Pharmacy.

RankRanking
#1 of 2In Kuwait
#362 of 2,045In Asia
#986 of 4,409In the World

Kuwait University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903514
1991174
1992136
19931910
1994328
19954420
19965949
19975849
19985571
19994445
200062106
200178109
200265133
20036296
20045396
20055192
20065178
200779151
200892138
200979198
201078172
201166157
201272122
201386158
201488226
201575177
201678243
201784170
201881282
201983215
2020113257

Computer Science

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Computer Science in Kuwait and 822nd in the World with 1,585 publications made and 30,441 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Management Information Systems, Computer Vision.

RankRanking
#1 of 3In Kuwait
#200 of 1,973In Asia
#822 of 4,494In the World

Kuwait University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199081
199132
199220
199392
1994152
1995156
19961410
19972011
1998219
19993224
20002127
20013686
200239188
20033130
20042526
20053768
20062716
20075174
20086372
20099789
20108272
201192198
201275145
201389234
2014118728
201596476
201692238
201756184
201874122
201971122
2020104783

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Kuwait and 869th in the World with 1,520 publications made and 33,237 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Political Science, Sociology, Occupational Safety and Health.

RankRanking
#1 of 3In Kuwait
#109 of 1,916In Asia
#869 of 5,152In the World

Kuwait University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990153
1991104
199289
199392
1994117
19951817
19961725
19971612
19982428
19993530
20002855
20013345
200244115
200349128
200443239
20054181
20063972
200754100
200846126
200957141
201061130
201158105
20126385
201361155
201470220
201570125
201670110
201762156
201886847
201979191
2020121524

Physics

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Physics in Kuwait and 1059th in the World with 1,508 publications made and 24,314 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics, Theoretical Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#1 of 2In Kuwait
#384 of 1,914In Asia
#1059 of 4,160In the World

Kuwait University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990223
1991133
199273
1993148
1994227
1995237
19964020
19974442
19984669
19993430
20003951
20013234
20023051
20032840
20043375
20052725
20063850
20074496
20085682
20094681
20104897
201148109
20124782
20136196
201473202
201552113
201662224
201764150
201870235
201972165
202095235

Environmental Science

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Environmental Science in Kuwait and 778th in the World with 1,209 publications made and 21,583 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Environmental Management, Environmental Engineering, Ecology, Geography and Cartography.

RankRanking
#1 of 2In Kuwait
#183 of 1,693In Asia
#778 of 4,129In the World

Kuwait University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990134
1991209
199293
199377
19942012
19951917
19963448
19972216
19983259
19992341
20003037
20013944
20022830
20032539
20043092
20053265
20063248
200736104
20084676
20095569
20104084
20114587
20124958
20134393
20143859
20154336
201652112
20174267
201850145
20193681
202082145

Mathematics

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Mathematics in Kuwait and 616th in the World with 908 publications made and 16,718 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

RankRanking
#1 of 2In Kuwait
#136 of 1,482In Asia
#616 of 3,475In the World

Kuwait University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990121
199171
199231
199351
199482
1995128
1996166
19972310
1998197
19991563
200073
20011420
20021319
20031315
20041716
20053242
20061921
20073145
200831232
20093669
20104566
201151108
20123260
201354105
201448115
201540183
201653136
201744118
20183527
20194475
202043119

Business

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Business in Kuwait and 737th in the World with 800 publications made and 21,133 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Research, Occupational Safety and Health, Management.

RankRanking
#1 of 3In Kuwait
#123 of 1,617In Asia
#737 of 4,080In the World

Kuwait University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199052
199130
199256
199320
1994109
199522
1996112
19971114
19981313
19991674
20001121
200112130
20021967
20032033
20041518
20052467
20062962
200721132
200830201
20092877
20104282
20113353
20124436
20133182
201431181
201558125
201646122
20173542
20183838
20195523
20205968

Psychology

Kuwait University ranked 1st for Psychology in Kuwait and 928th in the World with 699 publications made and 18,879 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Occupational Therapy.

RankRanking
#1 of 2In Kuwait
#126 of 1,377In Asia
#928 of 3,753In the World

Kuwait University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990123
199155
199283
199372
199462
199543
199630
199785
19981011
19991792
20001728
20011745
20022028
20031918
200427206
20052248
20061883
20073293
20082247
200926108
20102487
20111962
20122565
20132451
20143074
20153354
20163659
20173832
20183542
20192734
20205274

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Kuwait University

SpecialityKuwaitAsiaWorld Rank
Graphic Design1180816
Development Studies1180855
Economics12011002
Art & Design12111083