Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg: Rankings

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The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 31st in Germany and 370th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 94 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 35,638 publications and 968,860 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 509 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#370 of 14,134 In the World
#148 of 2,788 In Europe
#31 of 369 In Germany
#1 of 9 In Saxony-Anhalt
#1 of 3 In Halle
#133 of 1,236 For Polymer science and Plastics engineering
#142 of 1,080 For Entomology
#162 of 1,017 For Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
#182 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#436 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 91 other topics

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Medicine

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 33rd for Medicine in Germany and 385th in the World with 9,436 publications made and 283,062 citations received. Main research topics: Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN), Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Pharmacy, Pathology.

Rank Ranking
#33 of 113 In Germany
#134 of 1,019 In Europe
#385 of 4,740 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 72 10
1992 28 8
1993 34 12
1994 42 52
1995 41 36
1996 98 89
1997 151 204
1998 182 204
1999 174 209
2000 225 450
2001 240 506
2002 216 598
2003 239 654
2004 260 1000
2005 258 779
2006 258 1051
2007 249 825
2008 306 852
2009 309 843
2010 334 1791
2011 290 938
2012 322 1528
2013 303 1371
2014 364 1516
2015 329 1459
2016 381 1567
2017 353 1976
2018 364 2870
2019 394 1460
2020 514 1255
2021 599 796
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 24 65 162
Radiation Therapy 15 49 168
Pharmacy 22 69 171
Neurosurgery 27 76 176
Plastic Surgery 16 52 182
Oncology and Cancer research 25 80 262
Sonography and Ultrasound 25 93 275
Dermatology 27 101 283
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 28 91 306
Health Science 20 112 315
Cosmetology 29 113 325
Dentistry 28 113 333
Surgery 30 116 334
Pathology 34 132 373
Cardiology 32 144 377
Anesthesiology 31 127 377
Critical Care Nursing 32 160 388
Pharmacology 28 125 402
Biomedical Engineering 35 143 418
Ophthalmology 32 143 434
Urology 34 143 443
Immunology 36 169 458
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 36 164 470
Orthodontics 35 156 486
Anatomy and Physiology 35 179 511
Psychiatry 31 181 521
Occupational Therapy 30 202 524
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 31 176 525
Family medicine 24 161 531
Medical Physics 37 208 538
Toxicology 27 175 552
Audiology 45 218 558
Epidemiology 35 203 564
Pediatrics 33 191 570
Optometry 32 205 597
Veterinary 20 164 606
Clinical Psychology 35 209 628
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 32 212 646
Nursing 11 205 703
Respiratory Therapy 39 242 712
Forensic Science 30 241 717
Healthcare Management (MHA) 33 248 732
Physical Therapy 39 272 742
Gerontology 31 228 765
Virology 43 240 797
Sports Medicine 47 311 821
Public Health 32 249 822
Sports / Exercise science 43 318 848

Chemistry

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 26th for Chemistry in Germany and 327th in the World with 8,989 publications made and 255,311 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Organic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#26 of 109 In Germany
#103 of 979 In Europe
#327 of 4,319 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 106 47
1992 40 21
1993 55 37
1994 82 38
1995 89 93
1996 152 157
1997 223 303
1998 235 352
1999 210 513
2000 210 420
2001 228 467
2002 232 447
2003 220 741
2004 235 569
2005 271 731
2006 236 890
2007 620 881
2008 350 954
2009 280 1041
2010 447 1044
2011 295 876
2012 317 1084
2013 338 1084
2014 373 985
2015 277 899
2016 275 835
2017 243 939
2018 240 936
2019 231 690
2020 261 844
2021 258 315
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 16 50 133
Pharmacy 22 69 171
Biochemistry 22 79 219
Environmental Chemistry 14 95 252
Physical chemistry 31 120 271
Organic Chemistry 27 110 285
Materials Science 18 89 349
Computational Chemistry 38 169 377
Chemical Engineering 18 87 386
Biochemical Engineering 36 203 428
Nanotechnology 38 158 474
Nutrition and Food Science 15 178 534
Inorganic Chemistry 37 183 556
Petrology and Geochemistry 35 224 657
Radiochemistry 36 208 870

Biology

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 30th for Biology in Germany and 342nd in the World with 8,864 publications made and 384,382 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Molecular Biology, Botany, Genetics.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 96 In Germany
#126 of 943 In Europe
#342 of 4,497 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 56 29
1992 21 24
1993 24 33
1994 40 69
1995 31 77
1996 75 149
1997 127 215
1998 165 413
1999 159 425
2000 222 652
2001 233 722
2002 234 822
2003 242 922
2004 269 1226
2005 271 1037
2006 285 1356
2007 294 1431
2008 306 1243
2009 332 1421
2010 321 1527
2011 329 1274
2012 327 2107
2013 331 2186
2014 352 2768
2015 339 1681
2016 441 2209
2017 361 2247
2018 333 2198
2019 352 1682
2020 434 1686
2021 473 922
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Entomology 16 51 142
Agricultural Science 10 65 206
Biochemistry 22 79 219
Biophysics 28 83 237
Oncology and Cancer research 25 80 262
Botany 17 102 264
Genetics 25 104 274
Animal Science 9 95 292
Zoology 19 113 310
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 29 121 314
Molecular Biology 30 105 316
Forestry 14 113 363
Horticulture 13 107 380
Evolutionary Biology 29 153 389
Pharmacology 28 125 402
Biotechnology 24 168 456
Immunology 36 169 458
Microbiology 35 165 458
Nanotechnology 38 158 474
Nutrition and Food Science 15 178 534
Toxicology 27 175 552
Paleontology 36 232 618
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 32 212 646
Virology 43 240 797
Neuroscience 51 292 797

Physics

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 35th for Physics in Germany and 406th in the World with 5,975 publications made and 145,457 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Biophysics, Optical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#35 of 110 In Germany
#145 of 970 In Europe
#406 of 4,083 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 37 23
1992 12 7
1993 21 11
1994 40 11
1995 38 38
1996 92 104
1997 124 135
1998 146 158
1999 155 280
2000 143 280
2001 151 286
2002 156 403
2003 131 310
2004 167 392
2005 163 354
2006 136 370
2007 480 522
2008 247 466
2009 204 479
2010 327 666
2011 236 623
2012 242 702
2013 273 762
2014 297 661
2015 195 664
2016 221 681
2017 196 725
2018 205 714
2019 241 795
2020 244 768
2021 243 346
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Condensed Matter Physics 26 83 203
Biophysics 28 83 237
Materials Science 18 89 349
Theoretical Physics 34 173 385
Atomic and Molecular physics 50 178 387
Optical Engineering 36 169 448
Nanotechnology 38 158 474
Quantum and Particle physics 50 230 530
Applied/Engineering Physics 45 209 534
Medical Physics 37 208 538
Nuclear Physics 41 256 756

Engineering

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 34th for Engineering in Germany and 540th in the World with 5,285 publications made and 121,809 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biomedical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#34 of 134 In Germany
#180 of 1,125 In Europe
#540 of 4,626 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 33 21
1992 9 1
1993 16 10
1994 32 6
1995 30 27
1996 74 62
1997 106 115
1998 109 118
1999 128 195
2000 126 166
2001 128 185
2002 132 187
2003 120 247
2004 146 290
2005 173 393
2006 133 418
2007 472 400
2008 229 464
2009 194 464
2010 310 680
2011 215 590
2012 221 643
2013 241 822
2014 270 573
2015 188 581
2016 190 570
2017 182 712
2018 186 693
2019 186 593
2020 216 801
2021 207 283

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 39th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Germany and 737th in the World with 2,409 publications made and 50,579 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Philosophy, Sociology, History.

Rank Ranking
#39 of 122 In Germany
#276 of 1,148 In Europe
#737 of 5,074 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 0
1992 6 0
1993 6 11
1994 7 1
1995 0 0
1996 13 10
1997 12 14
1998 15 4
1999 25 25
2000 31 49
2001 25 27
2002 26 73
2003 33 74
2004 41 75
2005 49 148
2006 50 211
2007 44 108
2008 70 264
2009 68 143
2010 91 191
2011 96 230
2012 95 197
2013 73 99
2014 123 487
2015 123 341
2016 121 229
2017 123 336
2018 188 2165
2019 153 488
2020 212 616
2021 222 241
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Radio and Television broadcasting 12 120 362
Philosophy 26 139 381
Classics and Ancient History 18 154 421
Genealogy 18 165 449
Art History 21 180 483
International Law 25 218 527
Early Childhood Education 18 149 537
Demography 31 200 554
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 24 193 580
Political Science 39 250 657
Forensic Science 30 241 717
Law 29 258 760
Anthropology 22 242 769
Law Enforcement 32 258 772
History 29 267 813
Library and Information science 45 306 838
Sports / Exercise science 43 318 848
Occupational Safety and Health 30 264 849
Archaeology 32 339 886
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 53 339 888
Political Economy 44 326 911
Urban and Regional planning 42 390 932
Special Education 38 334 934
Public Policy / Administration 33 317 935
Publishing 41 343 943
Media Studies 32 309 970
Sociology 42 353 1003
Communications and Public Relations 51 415 1173

Environmental Science

The Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg ranked 30th for Environmental Science in Germany and 525th in the World with 2,332 publications made and 94,258 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Agricultural Science, Environmental Management, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 89 In Germany
#195 of 933 In Europe
#525 of 4,025 In the World

Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 0
1992 4 0
1993 3 0
1994 8 1
1995 5 1
1996 11 2
1997 21 36
1998 21 16
1999 36 208
2000 38 130
2001 31 104
2002 41 121
2003 48 172
2004 53 152
2005 69 215
2006 61 227
2007 72 372
2008 86 441
2009 52 215
2010 73 246
2011 83 390
2012 86 478
2013 83 446
2014 104 788
2015 110 780
2016 140 1144
2017 154 1055
2018 154 1253
2019 157 1152
2020 174 1330
2021 229 454
Speciality Germany rank Europe rank World rank
Agricultural Science 10 65 206
Environmental Chemistry 14 95 252
Forestry 14 113 363
Ecology 22 152 388
Mining Engineering 17 162 522
Hydrology and Water resources management 29 190 566
Paleontology 36 232 618
Petrology and Geochemistry 35 224 657
Geography and Cartography 28 240 669
Geology 38 277 779
Environmental Management 36 290 781
Earth science and Geophysics 38 299 880
Urban and Regional planning 42 390 932

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

Speciality Germany Europe World Rank
Music 15 149 381
Entertainment Industry Business 15 188 494
Applied Mathematics 41 207 502
Child Psychology 40 209 581
Statistics 40 228 627
Cognitive Science 49 259 630
Social Psychology 35 220 633
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 49 308 737
Human Resource Management 39 287 739
Psychology 41 269 743
Literature 24 265 801
Mathematics 51 296 805
Art & Design 47 326 823
International Economics 55 342 872
Computer Science 59 356 929
Data Science 61 384 946
Photography 38 342 959
Development Studies 36 330 1023
Business 58 413 1083
Economics 61 408 1086
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 62 398 1154