Medical University of Vienna: Rankings

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The Medical University of Vienna ranked 5th in Austria and 498th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 71 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Medical University of Vienna is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 33,332 publications and 1,334,151 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#498 of 14,134 In the World
#197 of 2,788 In Europe
#5 of 71 In Austria
#3 of 23 In Vienna
#34 of 1,021 For Ophthalmology
#62 of 1,004 For Sonography and Ultrasound
#66 of 1,007 For Medical Physics
#3421 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#551 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 68 other topics

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Medicine

The Medical University of Vienna ranked 2nd for Medicine in Austria and 163rd in the World with 23,848 publications made and 998,728 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Immunology, Health Science, Pathology.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 24 In Austria
#51 of 1,019 In Europe
#163 of 4,740 In the World

Medical University of Vienna
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 2 6
1993 3 3
1994 4 41
1995 6 17
1996 10 71
1997 9 31
1998 4 20
1999 16 146
2000 20 111
2001 11 49
2002 10 340
2003 13 260
2004 262 1317
2005 642 4762
2006 640 3706
2007 797 4062
2008 882 4278
2009 947 5488
2010 1157 6543
2011 1186 5835
2012 1405 9139
2013 1372 6412
2014 1490 9681
2015 1472 8008
2016 1640 10355
2017 1570 9783
2018 1543 7909
2019 1797 8239
2020 2169 9714
2021 2752 6473
Speciality Austria rank Europe rank World rank
Ophthalmology 1 2 34
Sonography and Ultrasound 1 15 62
Medical Physics 1 15 66
Optometry 1 17 68
Plastic Surgery 1 14 69
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 1 19 79
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 1 23 88
Immunology 1 31 100
Oncology and Cancer research 1 19 104
Radiation Therapy 2 26 107
Surgery 2 26 114
Cardiology 1 36 116
Anesthesiology 2 28 119
Critical Care Nursing 1 33 123
Pathology 2 40 134
Biomedical Engineering 1 35 147
Urology 2 48 171
Pharmacology 2 48 176
Dentistry 2 68 181
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 1 49 182
Dermatology 4 65 183
Health Science 1 56 188
Orthodontics 1 61 190
Neurosurgery 4 79 194
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 3 86 201
Pediatrics 1 69 205
Physical Therapy 1 72 216
Epidemiology 1 78 222
Psychiatry 1 76 228
Occupational Therapy 1 81 233
Virology 3 71 240
Family medicine 1 80 281
Anatomy and Physiology 2 100 295
Respiratory Therapy 4 113 307
Audiology 4 129 317
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 2 104 329
Sports Medicine 2 136 346
Sports / Exercise science 3 139 362
Clinical Psychology 2 111 374
Healthcare Management (MHA) 1 126 378
Cosmetology 4 139 402
Toxicology 4 136 417
Gerontology 2 129 456
Public Health 2 143 464
Veterinary 5 166 622
Forensic Science 8 217 633
Nursing 2 213 741

Biology

The Medical University of Vienna ranked 2nd for Biology in Austria and 286th in the World with 12,480 publications made and 622,994 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Pharmacology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 19 In Austria
#100 of 943 In Europe
#286 of 4,497 In the World

Medical University of Vienna
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 2 5
1993 4 6
1994 2 11
1995 4 9
1996 11 85
1997 9 26
1998 8 60
1999 15 122
2000 2 7
2001 6 31
2002 5 14
2003 10 260
2004 187 876
2005 404 2469
2006 386 2244
2007 478 2806
2008 537 2775
2009 569 3701
2010 703 3609
2011 626 3141
2012 779 6723
2013 742 4062
2014 840 5983
2015 810 4973
2016 896 6067
2017 837 6202
2018 718 4272
2019 836 5595
2020 954 4115
2021 1087 12029
Speciality Austria rank Europe rank World rank
Immunology 1 31 100
Oncology and Cancer research 1 19 104
Pharmacology 2 48 176
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 2 67 192
Neuroscience 1 90 217
Virology 3 71 240
Molecular Biology 2 98 306
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 2 104 329
Genetics 2 151 384
Toxicology 4 136 417
Biophysics 4 159 418
Biochemistry 6 177 460
Microbiology 5 169 469
Evolutionary Biology 7 233 602
Entomology 7 227 630
Biotechnology 8 252 732
Zoology 7 302 930
Nutrition and Food Science 7 279 986
Botany 9 359 1224

Computer Science

The Medical University of Vienna ranked 8th for Computer Science in Austria and 607th in the World with 2,418 publications made and 126,503 citations received. Main research topics: Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Neuroscience, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Cognitive Science.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 23 In Austria
#247 of 1,053 In Europe
#607 of 4,394 In the World

Medical University of Vienna
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 3 9
1997 0 0
1998 1 6
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 1 3
2004 20 64
2005 33 339
2006 64 354
2007 60 369
2008 84 724
2009 85 475
2010 116 889
2011 105 411
2012 136 1608
2013 133 599
2014 166 934
2015 159 890
2016 164 1211
2017 156 1313
2018 169 1400
2019 220 2891
2020 269 2039
2021 273 9093
Speciality Austria rank Europe rank World rank
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 2 67 192
Neuroscience 1 90 217
Data Science 10 266 607
Library and Information science 4 219 621
Cognitive Science 6 273 668
Machine Learning 7 281 751
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 7 293 763
Computer Vision 7 284 828
Computational Linguistics 8 352 959

Psychology

The Medical University of Vienna ranked 4th for Psychology in Austria and 469th in the World with 2,150 publications made and 98,640 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Child Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 18 In Austria
#169 of 833 In Europe
#469 of 3,654 In the World

Medical University of Vienna
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 3
1997 1 5
1998 1 6
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 0 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 24 115
2005 44 412
2006 53 306
2007 72 372
2008 83 521
2009 78 464
2010 94 558
2011 109 482
2012 120 1723
2013 145 512
2014 134 947
2015 161 628
2016 166 1112
2017 150 938
2018 136 904
2019 169 849
2020 187 905
2021 221 276
Speciality Austria rank Europe rank World rank
Neuroscience 1 90 217
Psychiatry 1 76 228
Occupational Therapy 1 81 233
Clinical Psychology 2 111 374
Sexology 2 177 622
Cognitive Science 6 273 668
Child Psychology 5 267 739
Special Education 3 325 902
Social Psychology 8 401 1255

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Non-core subjects for the Medical University of Vienna

Speciality Austria Europe World Rank
Photography 3 114 310
Demography 2 119 336
Optical Engineering 4 145 398
Radio and Television broadcasting 3 150 433
Singing and Vocal Performance 5 164 448
Occupational Safety and Health 2 146 469
Statistics 3 204 563
Publishing 5 227 579
Broadcast Journalism 4 228 643
Military science 2 206 680
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 5 266 705
Entertainment Industry Business 9 282 769
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 8 331 794
Music 9 300 824
Journalism and Digital Media 10 327 905
Physics 8 328 949
Chemistry 9 345 1051
Communications and Public Relations 10 418 1185
Materials Science 8 372 1207
Mathematics 10 434 1232
Engineering 10 410 1243
Economics 11 483 1418
Art & Design 10 497 1469
Ecology 9 440 1484
Business 11 530 1576
Geography and Cartography 10 522 1773
Environmental Science 12 566 2072
Political Science 13 642 2105