Memorial University of Newfoundland: Rankings

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The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 23rd in Canada and 477th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 159 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Memorial University of Newfoundland is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 29,075 publications and 787,266 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 38 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#477 of 14,160 In the World
#181 of 2,624 In North America
#23 of 101 In Canada
#1 of 2 In Newfoundland and Labrador
#14 of 1,003 For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
#40 of 1,024 For Marine Engineering
#69 of 1,621 For Nutrition and Food Science
#1139 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#429 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 156 other topics

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Environmental Science

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 19th for Environmental Science in Canada and 239th in the World with 5,686 publications made and 174,931 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Environmental Management.

Rank Ranking
#19 of 68 In Canada
#102 of 857 In North America
#239 of 4,129 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 55 91
1991 83 113
1992 79 141
1993 65 101
1994 78 135
1995 79 118
1996 84 147
1997 64 115
1998 61 186
1999 70 178
2000 84 289
2001 102 307
2002 116 385
2003 103 275
2004 95 348
2005 120 316
2006 117 260
2007 131 481
2008 145 545
2009 176 447
2010 160 505
2011 163 454
2012 219 623
2013 246 1048
2014 273 782
2015 258 564
2016 283 712
2017 309 751
2018 327 1093
2019 323 751
2020 348 747

Biology

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 18th for Biology in Canada and 443rd in the World with 5,660 publications made and 246,886 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Nutrition and Food Science, Zoology, Genetics.

Rank Ranking
#18 of 66 In Canada
#154 of 970 In North America
#443 of 4,578 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 77 89
1991 100 138
1992 112 232
1993 84 303
1994 100 204
1995 96 118
1996 119 191
1997 86 203
1998 82 226
1999 89 382
2000 88 322
2001 105 416
2002 99 403
2003 92 301
2004 130 464
2005 138 528
2006 132 628
2007 134 658
2008 157 662
2009 151 900
2010 153 968
2011 144 612
2012 183 1134
2013 204 754
2014 193 904
2015 221 1271
2016 237 910
2017 241 951
2018 250 715
2019 271 749
2020 316 582
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 3 8 14
Nutrition and Food Science 8 31 69
Paleontology 8 49 117
Zoology 10 65 157
Animal Science 13 72 179
Biotechnology 15 89 293
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 18 175 365
Neuroscience 21 155 369
Biochemistry 17 145 400
Botany 19 106 406
Immunology 16 147 461
Astrobiology 19 197 472
Genetics 21 181 500
Virology 17 164 508
Evolutionary Biology 26 210 542
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 21 187 573
Horticulture 19 98 586
Agricultural Science 23 134 604
Molecular Biology 20 193 610
Biophysics 22 211 647
Pharmacology 18 176 668
Oncology and Cancer research 17 184 696
Forestry 34 167 748
Entomology 30 233 823
Nanotechnology 26 227 1006
Microbiology 25 239 1023

Medicine

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 19th for Medicine in Canada and 532nd in the World with 5,498 publications made and 186,879 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Physical Therapy, Surgery, Family medicine, Healthcare Management (MHA).

Rank Ranking
#19 of 70 In Canada
#171 of 1,156 In North America
#532 of 4,839 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 62 73
1991 52 82
1992 53 77
1993 70 159
1994 78 143
1995 50 149
1996 72 159
1997 82 199
1998 67 156
1999 73 225
2000 90 307
2001 71 387
2002 82 179
2003 89 186
2004 86 364
2005 120 510
2006 113 364
2007 139 454
2008 151 522
2009 136 641
2010 160 501
2011 187 1050
2012 165 569
2013 221 665
2014 246 1273
2015 334 1124
2016 285 948
2017 320 1034
2018 352 618
2019 338 575
2020 395 499
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 12 111 200
Optometry 12 83 206
Sports Medicine 18 113 251
Nursing 17 123 259
Family medicine 17 129 269
Healthcare Management (MHA) 20 148 320
Health Science 16 146 322
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 16 156 350
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 18 175 365
Physical Therapy 20 145 375
Critical Care Nursing 15 145 376
Occupational Therapy 20 154 387
Sports / Exercise science 21 165 397
Pediatrics 16 133 400
Cardiology 14 134 410
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 15 130 419
Public Health 20 170 421
Anesthesiology 16 141 432
Forensic Science 20 141 434
Gerontology 21 200 438
Anatomy and Physiology 19 165 448
Immunology 16 147 461
Audiology 26 185 468
Psychiatry 25 227 489
Pharmacy 16 127 496
Virology 17 164 508
Epidemiology 20 156 514
Clinical Psychology 30 260 515
Surgery 17 161 579
Medical Physics 22 202 610
Cosmetology 18 170 629
Urology 17 172 630
Radiation Therapy 19 169 631
Pharmacology 18 176 668
Dermatology 15 171 672
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 16 152 674
Sonography and Ultrasound 25 187 683
Oncology and Cancer research 17 184 696
Pathology 17 187 709
Respiratory Therapy 22 203 717
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 18 187 743
Neurosurgery 19 179 774
Veterinary 20 148 779
Plastic Surgery 18 214 841
Ophthalmology 19 215 860

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 22nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Canada and 385th in the World with 4,893 publications made and 99,415 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, History, Education Majors.

Rank Ranking
#22 of 82 In Canada
#178 of 1,393 In North America
#385 of 5,152 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 47 8
1991 41 18
1992 37 7
1993 52 42
1994 48 47
1995 41 60
1996 58 80
1997 67 53
1998 60 27
1999 58 147
2000 65 173
2001 51 125
2002 89 100
2003 77 73
2004 72 137
2005 115 234
2006 114 203
2007 118 332
2008 162 434
2009 161 471
2010 146 388
2011 228 980
2012 190 598
2013 245 399
2014 218 846
2015 258 453
2016 242 348
2017 302 534
2018 311 465
2019 297 309
2020 292 300
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Genealogy 8 76 138
Anthropology 17 104 195
Social Work 12 111 200
History 16 119 215
Archaeology 11 99 222
Art History 19 123 228
Media Studies 19 122 252
Aesthetics 19 118 272
Radio and Television broadcasting 20 155 296
Classics and Ancient History 17 147 300
Occupational Safety and Health 22 173 303
Broadcast Journalism 21 168 327
Education Majors 17 174 338
Demography 21 157 361
Criminology and Criminal Justice 23 227 368
Linguistics 21 142 371
Special Education 21 192 372
Philosophy 23 169 382
Library and Information science 25 179 389
Sociology 26 177 393
Sports / Exercise science 21 165 397
Gender Studies 26 205 409
Political Economy 22 179 419
Forensic Science 20 141 434
Military science 26 249 435
Early Childhood Education 21 259 447
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 26 251 448
Communications and Public Relations 28 217 455
Publishing 24 181 458
Human Rights Law 27 188 477
Political Science 27 211 492
Public Policy / Administration 28 225 505
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 28 210 508
Law 26 243 518
Urban and Regional planning 24 149 556
International Relations and Diplomacy 30 261 630
International Law 34 255 632
Law Enforcement 32 306 645
Journalism and Digital Media 28 235 654
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 30 270 783

Engineering

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 26th for Engineering in Canada and 607th in the World with 4,413 publications made and 81,650 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Electronic Engineering, Structural Engineering, Marine Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#26 of 65 In Canada
#161 of 846 In North America
#607 of 4,716 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 33 14
1991 25 31
1992 32 26
1993 33 18
1994 54 85
1995 44 65
1996 53 64
1997 64 65
1998 38 66
1999 52 125
2000 53 144
2001 50 120
2002 48 95
2003 73 176
2004 74 162
2005 78 293
2006 113 171
2007 124 189
2008 152 283
2009 139 230
2010 154 328
2011 166 226
2012 172 287
2013 207 336
2014 223 371
2015 270 437
2016 267 706
2017 302 761
2018 266 645
2019 288 428
2020 263 317

Chemistry

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 20th for Chemistry in Canada and 577th in the World with 3,864 publications made and 140,119 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, Petrology and Geochemistry, Organic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#20 of 61 In Canada
#151 of 805 In North America
#577 of 4,409 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 41 36
1991 56 72
1992 48 67
1993 42 90
1994 53 87
1995 63 107
1996 63 108
1997 61 100
1998 50 151
1999 66 260
2000 60 258
2001 72 311
2002 69 280
2003 63 207
2004 79 255
2005 81 290
2006 86 503
2007 112 364
2008 90 368
2009 91 346
2010 116 535
2011 110 447
2012 124 526
2013 133 551
2014 159 444
2015 142 633
2016 171 586
2017 180 517
2018 207 608
2019 200 361
2020 215 317
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 8 31 69
Petrology and Geochemistry 10 51 119
Organic Chemistry 15 103 399
Biochemistry 17 145 400
Computational Chemistry 16 121 408
Environmental Chemistry 27 137 493
Pharmacy 16 127 496
Inorganic Chemistry 18 135 606
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 24 193 718
Physical chemistry 23 164 758
Biochemical Engineering 24 178 791
Radiochemistry 23 144 900
Chemical Engineering 29 180 989
Nanotechnology 26 227 1006
Materials Science 29 213 1067

Computer Science

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 26th for Computer Science in Canada and 593rd in the World with 2,513 publications made and 60,586 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Computer Networking, Computer Vision.

Rank Ranking
#26 of 70 In Canada
#193 of 967 In North America
#593 of 4,494 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 17 17
1991 21 42
1992 27 53
1993 27 29
1994 33 42
1995 20 18
1996 19 10
1997 39 29
1998 44 57
1999 36 16
2000 43 51
2001 32 84
2002 21 32
2003 25 48
2004 47 174
2005 48 88
2006 70 117
2007 74 265
2008 101 163
2009 98 248
2010 95 206
2011 101 260
2012 93 393
2013 110 186
2014 133 365
2015 163 274
2016 158 523
2017 136 631
2018 145 360
2019 147 492
2020 172 297
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Telecommunications 17 93 260
Robotics 20 106 330
Neuroscience 21 155 369
Database Administration 21 141 371
Library and Information science 25 179 389
Cognitive Science 25 185 404
Computer Networking 24 149 461
Blockchain and Cryptography 23 154 504
Computer Graphics 22 157 506
Web Design and Development 26 151 537
Animation 25 167 540
Computer Engineering 25 176 554
Multimedia 22 195 565
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 21 187 573
Computer Vision 28 165 574
Information Technology 27 221 587
Data Science 26 204 608
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 29 183 664
Game Design and Development 30 211 685
UX/UI Desgin 29 203 692
Machine Learning 30 193 693
Computational Linguistics 29 189 694
Management Information Systems 30 226 695
Software Engineering 32 234 794
Human-Computer Interaction 33 222 814

Psychology

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 27th for Psychology in Canada and 439th in the World with 2,118 publications made and 71,486 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience.

Rank Ranking
#27 of 66 In Canada
#220 of 1,099 In North America
#439 of 3,753 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 20 28
1991 25 60
1992 23 27
1993 28 45
1994 37 35
1995 22 30
1996 22 42
1997 37 76
1998 30 66
1999 23 72
2000 26 87
2001 28 121
2002 21 44
2003 28 66
2004 34 189
2005 39 177
2006 46 233
2007 54 315
2008 51 110
2009 75 461
2010 68 309
2011 105 301
2012 96 251
2013 85 156
2014 88 377
2015 106 205
2016 109 350
2017 110 299
2018 114 248
2019 114 262
2020 126 156
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 12 111 200
Education Majors 17 174 338
Neuroscience 21 155 369
Special Education 21 192 372
Occupational Therapy 20 154 387
Child Psychology 28 223 396
Cognitive Science 25 185 404
Social Psychology 28 235 437
Sexology 30 252 440
Psychiatry 25 227 489
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 28 210 508
Clinical Psychology 30 260 515
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 32 269 573

Mathematics

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 24th for Mathematics in Canada and 485th in the World with 1,211 publications made and 23,936 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Math Teachers, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

Rank Ranking
#24 of 61 In Canada
#173 of 781 In North America
#485 of 3,475 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 9 1
1991 20 3
1992 12 25
1993 15 13
1994 22 16
1995 12 20
1996 14 6
1997 15 9
1998 21 8
1999 22 11
2000 28 102
2001 24 24
2002 22 30
2003 22 46
2004 22 8
2005 27 106
2006 27 38
2007 32 106
2008 31 68
2009 60 146
2010 41 102
2011 44 90
2012 48 94
2013 64 115
2014 43 82
2015 55 71
2016 59 118
2017 61 163
2018 60 101
2019 65 117
2020 72 110
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Math Teachers 16 179 345
Statistics 22 156 356
Operations Research 26 146 443
Applied Mathematics 23 143 494
Blockchain and Cryptography 23 154 504
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 27 197 560
Actuarial Science 28 278 774

Art & Design

The Memorial University of Newfoundland ranked 21st for Art & Design in Canada and 383rd in the World with 921 publications made and 7,240 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Creative Writing, Literature, Multimedia, Performing arts.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#21 of 65 In Canada
#146 of 796 In North America
#383 of 2,801 In the World

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 11 13
1991 6 0
1992 4 1
1993 5 4
1994 8 0
1995 7 2
1996 9 0
1997 20 12
1998 11 13
1999 19 25
2000 22 40
2001 10 28
2002 21 13
2003 25 8
2004 13 6
2005 22 6
2006 24 5
2007 29 6
2008 35 17
2009 29 17
2010 35 26
2011 45 23
2012 37 27
2013 47 21
2014 41 30
2015 56 48
2016 41 26
2017 46 46
2018 51 16
2019 40 20
2020 51 22
Speciality Canada rank North America rank World rank
Landscape Architecture 10 61 215
Art History 19 123 228
Fashion Design 14 112 238
Creative Writing 18 119 250
Performing arts 19 121 263
Aesthetics 19 118 272
Literature 21 166 363
Photography 19 150 401
Entertainment Industry Business 24 169 408
Sculpture 21 132 419
Painting and Drawing 21 132 419
Graphic Design 21 164 432
Music 25 186 435
Singing and Vocal Performance 26 179 438
Illustration and Concept Art 22 147 468
Computer Graphics 22 157 506
Animation 25 167 540
Cinematography 27 202 551
Multimedia 22 195 565
Game Design and Development 30 211 685
UX/UI Desgin 29 203 692
Architecture 29 196 863

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Memorial University of Newfoundland

Speciality Canada North America World Rank
Risk Management 19 119 287
Hospitality and Hotel Management 18 92 376
Tax Law 22 191 410
Human Resource Management 22 176 432
Accounting 20 183 454
Environmental Economics 25 117 466
Atomic and Molecular physics 24 169 585
Business 29 227 595
Theoretical Physics 21 141 622
Economics 27 221 626
Development Studies 27 214 629
Supply Chain Management 28 183 630
Management 30 246 635
Advertising 31 271 676
Condensed Matter Physics 18 157 680
Quantum and Particle physics 27 180 741
Finance 29 262 747
Investment Banking and Stock trading 29 255 774
Marketing 34 285 797
Entrepreneurship 32 274 867
Project Management 32 265 875
Physics 28 222 911