Metropolitan Autonomous University: Rankings

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Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 3rd in Mexico and 766th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 53 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Metropolitan Autonomous University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 26,250 publications and 315,380 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 22 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#766 of 14,134 In the World
#29 of 1,756 In Latin America
#3 of 538 In Mexico
#3 of 42 In Mexico City
#247 of 1,513 For Nutrition and Food Science
#264 of 1,012 For Computational Chemistry
#292 of 1,004 For Theoretical Physics
#1447 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#1109 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 50 other topics

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Chemistry

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 3rd for Chemistry in Mexico and 738th in the World with 4,156 publications made and 94,975 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nutrition and Food Science, Radiochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 50 In Mexico
#16 of 269 In Latin America
#738 of 4,319 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 18 6
1992 21 23
1993 29 34
1994 41 33
1995 30 37
1996 55 66
1997 67 117
1998 75 117
1999 89 228
2000 87 128
2001 70 195
2002 86 222
2003 116 183
2004 121 242
2005 114 168
2006 133 278
2007 142 332
2008 177 388
2009 174 405
2010 203 368
2011 181 566
2012 169 367
2013 194 355
2014 239 538
2015 188 487
2016 224 482
2017 223 496
2018 214 469
2019 185 438
2020 198 303
2021 208 178
Speciality Mexico rank Latin America rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 3 21 247
Computational Chemistry 2 6 264
Radiochemistry 3 13 297
Inorganic Chemistry 2 7 310
Physical chemistry 2 7 340
Biochemical Engineering 4 15 506
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 4 12 612
Environmental Chemistry 3 23 641
Chemical Engineering 3 14 650
Biochemistry 3 25 807
Organic Chemistry 3 26 840
Materials Science 3 14 878
Pharmacy 6 28 971
Nanotechnology 7 27 1179

Engineering

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 3rd for Engineering in Mexico and 936th in the World with 3,206 publications made and 48,401 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 52 In Mexico
#20 of 286 In Latin America
#936 of 4,626 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 3
1992 14 7
1993 12 8
1994 24 16
1995 11 3
1996 27 19
1997 47 56
1998 42 62
1999 57 115
2000 64 101
2001 51 111
2002 61 131
2003 82 80
2004 82 114
2005 96 98
2006 119 137
2007 105 136
2008 143 162
2009 135 201
2010 156 198
2011 134 172
2012 143 294
2013 145 165
2014 185 224
2015 157 234
2016 187 324
2017 163 264
2018 192 340
2019 174 350
2020 172 302
2021 175 149

Biology

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 3rd for Biology in Mexico and 933rd in the World with 3,172 publications made and 60,184 citations received. Main research topics: Botany, Nutrition and Food Science, Biochemistry, Animal Science, Microbiology.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 49 In Mexico
#41 of 320 In Latin America
#933 of 4,497 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 1
1992 14 6
1993 14 24
1994 33 27
1995 23 41
1996 36 37
1997 26 35
1998 26 34
1999 40 52
2000 48 65
2001 36 74
2002 53 99
2003 64 122
2004 68 159
2005 62 118
2006 87 195
2007 93 197
2008 118 291
2009 138 264
2010 119 222
2011 127 369
2012 151 363
2013 151 314
2014 179 354
2015 189 499
2016 234 499
2017 194 346
2018 185 300
2019 181 298
2020 198 257
2021 231 183
Speciality Mexico rank Latin America rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 3 21 247
Horticulture 6 52 379
Biotechnology 3 25 425
Animal Science 6 41 428
Botany 3 32 430
Forestry 9 63 501
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 6 47 559
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 3 35 669
Zoology 7 62 670
Microbiology 4 40 695
Biochemistry 3 25 807
Pharmacology 3 32 813
Evolutionary Biology 3 49 832
Toxicology 6 62 867
Agricultural Science 8 72 899
Neuroscience 5 37 951
Biophysics 4 24 963
Immunology 7 56 1012
Molecular Biology 4 46 1122
Nanotechnology 7 27 1179
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 7 51 1287
Oncology and Cancer research 6 53 1301
Genetics 7 73 1399

Physics

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 4th for Physics in Mexico and 842nd in the World with 2,958 publications made and 44,107 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Theoretical Physics, Quantum and Particle physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Optical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 41 In Mexico
#19 of 227 In Latin America
#842 of 4,083 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 13 3
1992 7 3
1993 16 7
1994 36 14
1995 33 13
1996 45 26
1997 49 58
1998 53 66
1999 54 104
2000 63 81
2001 55 88
2002 64 164
2003 97 112
2004 82 94
2005 96 70
2006 114 148
2007 95 141
2008 114 119
2009 130 175
2010 130 179
2011 100 134
2012 125 244
2013 134 138
2014 159 198
2015 121 210
2016 153 269
2017 140 211
2018 153 222
2019 149 291
2020 149 215
2021 149 121
Speciality Mexico rank Latin America rank World rank
Theoretical Physics 4 18 292
Quantum and Particle physics 4 19 420
Atomic and Molecular physics 3 8 467
Astrophysics and Astronomy 7 40 811
Materials Science 3 14 878
Medical Physics 3 32 893
Biophysics 4 24 963
Condensed Matter Physics 7 48 975
Nanotechnology 7 27 1179
Optical Engineering 9 35 1216

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 4th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Mexico and 692nd in the World with 2,818 publications made and 66,837 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Demography, Philosophy, Public Policy / Administration.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 51 In Mexico
#30 of 367 In Latin America
#692 of 5,074 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 10 32
1992 9 1
1993 4 4
1994 23 7
1995 20 6
1996 25 3
1997 31 3
1998 32 3
1999 48 22
2000 49 23
2001 46 58
2002 57 32
2003 73 16
2004 74 84
2005 67 83
2006 72 70
2007 73 75
2008 92 71
2009 100 71
2010 136 53
2011 107 64
2012 127 79
2013 119 53
2014 154 537
2015 152 1640
2016 175 1774
2017 165 2933
2018 195 2140
2019 169 89
2020 216 984
2021 157 64

Environmental Science

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 4th for Environmental Science in Mexico and 716th in the World with 2,134 publications made and 22,090 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Environmental Management, Agricultural Science, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 49 In Mexico
#42 of 325 In Latin America
#716 of 4,025 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 9 4
1992 10 6
1993 3 0
1994 15 2
1995 12 5
1996 22 10
1997 14 3
1998 23 11
1999 40 28
2000 38 46
2001 29 60
2002 28 20
2003 51 44
2004 59 93
2005 44 42
2006 63 40
2007 65 129
2008 88 84
2009 104 83
2010 124 106
2011 102 94
2012 142 170
2013 89 49
2014 132 110
2015 118 152
2016 151 151
2017 148 227
2018 103 134
2019 98 88
2020 91 75
2021 90 60

Medicine

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 5th for Medicine in Mexico and 1176th in the World with 1,848 publications made and 96,532 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Public Health, Anatomy and Physiology, Immunology, Pathology.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 49 In Mexico
#56 of 334 In Latin America
#1176 of 4,740 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 5 5
1993 3 5
1994 12 5
1995 12 5
1996 13 8
1997 12 34
1998 10 7
1999 20 26
2000 29 30
2001 23 26
2002 34 45
2003 32 24
2004 40 87
2005 48 113
2006 46 86
2007 65 221
2008 87 448
2009 86 214
2010 63 111
2011 74 166
2012 83 950
2013 97 161
2014 108 580
2015 118 2802
2016 111 1762
2017 95 2941
2018 95 2074
2019 125 196
2020 132 602
2021 149 137
Speciality Mexico rank Latin America rank World rank
Veterinary 5 53 494
Social Work 1 13 546
Urology 2 18 587
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 3 35 669
Dentistry 3 61 670
Respiratory Therapy 3 31 724
Gerontology 5 59 741
Dermatology 5 48 771
Public Health 4 49 798
Pharmacology 3 32 813
Psychiatry 2 28 820
Toxicology 6 62 867
Audiology 3 29 879
Biomedical Engineering 3 17 888
Medical Physics 3 32 893
Epidemiology 6 70 899
Anatomy and Physiology 4 44 922
Pharmacy 6 28 971
Anesthesiology 3 44 976
Cardiology 3 47 991
Pathology 5 54 992
Immunology 7 56 1012
Healthcare Management (MHA) 3 49 1060
Surgery 6 68 1122
Oncology and Cancer research 6 53 1301
Health Science 7 79 1521

Art & Design

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 4th for Art & Design in Mexico and 957th in the World with 463 publications made and 636 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Art History, Performing arts, Literature, Aesthetics.

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
#4 of 27 In Mexico
#38 of 171 In Latin America
#957 of 2,699 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 6 1
1995 8 0
1996 4 0
1997 2 0
1998 4 0
1999 18 0
2000 3 0
2001 10 0
2002 12 1
2003 6 1
2004 11 4
2005 13 1
2006 12 2
2007 19 3
2008 14 1
2009 17 4
2010 20 5
2011 24 1
2012 27 5
2013 22 4
2014 23 5
2015 28 6
2016 26 4
2017 30 3
2018 24 3
2019 24 5
2020 29 4
2021 23 2
Speciality Mexico rank Latin America rank World rank
Performing arts 3 12 210
Art History 3 17 351
Sculpture 2 14 392
Painting and Drawing 2 14 392
Cinematography 2 17 413
Illustration and Concept Art 3 19 451
Photography 3 17 533
Creative Writing 2 27 585
Entertainment Industry Business 4 32 641
Aesthetics 2 26 693
Fashion Design 3 24 728
Literature 3 30 744
Music 4 27 755
Graphic Design 7 25 842
Architecture 4 40 893
UX/UI Desgin 6 41 983
Landscape Architecture 8 64 1293

Economics

Metropolitan Autonomous University ranked 6th for Economics in Mexico and 902nd in the World with 462 publications made and 3,585 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Agricultural Economics.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 31 In Mexico
#25 of 163 In Latin America
#902 of 3,039 In the World

Metropolitan Autonomous University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 4
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 3 0
1995 1 0
1996 4 0
1997 1 0
1998 5 1
1999 4 0
2000 7 3
2001 8 4
2002 10 8
2003 10 15
2004 11 7
2005 17 8
2006 14 15
2007 12 6
2008 15 19
2009 19 6
2010 25 23
2011 25 16
2012 32 32
2013 21 34
2014 25 9
2015 28 15
2016 28 13
2017 21 9
2018 23 54
2019 23 20
2020 31 70
2021 25 7
Speciality Mexico rank Latin America rank World rank
Development Studies 4 18 542
Agricultural Economics 4 17 571
Political Economy 4 21 616
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 5 21 799
International Trade 8 31 955
Investment Banking and Stock trading 5 30 1100

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Non-core subjects for Metropolitan Autonomous University

Speciality Mexico Latin America World Rank
Sexology 2 21 511
Applied Mathematics 3 20 737
Statistics 4 33 829
Computational Linguistics 4 21 910
International Business 8 35 989
Mathematics 5 31 1109
Psychology 5 49 1213
Social Psychology 6 52 1309
Business 6 45 1318
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 8 48 1534
Computer Science 7 53 1582