Michigan Technological University: Rankings

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Michigan Technological University ranked 196th in the United States and 620th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 89 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Michigan Technological University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 17,651 publications and 512,225 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 21 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#620 of 14,160 In the World
#222 of 2,624 In North America
#196 of 2,523 In the United States
#5 of 62 In Michigan
#90 of 1,003 For Automotive Engineering
#139 of 1,160 For Firefighting and Fire Science
#154 of 1,418 For Metallurgical Engineering
#1577 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#430 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 86 other topics

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Engineering

Michigan Technological University ranked 98th for Engineering in the United States and 364th in the World with 7,626 publications made and 200,968 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#98 of 781 In the United States
#115 of 846 In North America
#364 of 4,716 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 87 56
1991 79 51
1992 66 86
1993 75 78
1994 88 70
1995 78 68
1996 100 151
1997 104 113
1998 115 146
1999 137 273
2000 104 135
2001 113 199
2002 122 210
2003 152 315
2004 185 326
2005 170 658
2006 203 446
2007 224 702
2008 229 944
2009 242 461
2010 278 910
2011 328 1045
2012 301 775
2013 309 1036
2014 371 1027
2015 379 1410
2016 429 1281
2017 441 1228
2018 388 1014
2019 387 853
2020 399 660
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Automotive Engineering 22 23 90
Firefighting and Fire Science 53 58 139
Metallurgical Engineering 34 40 154
Petroleum Engineering 43 51 161
Renewable Energy Engineering 40 49 179
Product and Industrial Design 71 80 181
Civil Engineering 42 48 200
Technical Drawing 68 75 203
Engineering Management 81 91 214
Aerospace Engineering 101 108 220
Remote Sensing 79 91 231
Mechanical Engineering 58 64 235
Mining Engineering 33 48 242
Nuclear Engineering 64 78 262
Landscape Architecture 67 77 263
Electrical Engineering 82 95 289
Agricultural Engineering 55 65 303
Materials Science 83 93 309
Environmental Engineering 69 85 309
Telecommunications 89 108 325
Transportation Engineering 105 118 326
Industrial Engineering 95 113 332
Biomedical Engineering 113 126 333
Structural Engineering 87 106 345
Construction Management 94 113 347
Reliability and Quality Engineering 112 133 349
Geotechnical Engineering 85 107 361
Systems Engineering 91 110 365
Electronic Engineering 93 114 370
Marine Engineering 92 111 375
Aviation 143 162 414
Computer Engineering 123 143 420
Nanotechnology 109 120 431
Optical Engineering 118 136 433
Computer Networking 122 145 439
Acoustical Engineering 128 152 448
Automation and Control engineering 123 148 527
Robotics 121 145 550
Biochemical Engineering 121 142 601
Applied/Engineering Physics 143 163 612
Chemical Engineering 114 132 634
Human-Computer Interaction 169 195 667
Operations Research 182 213 716
Architecture 170 201 933
Biotechnology 167 192 994

Chemistry

Michigan Technological University ranked 115th for Chemistry in the United States and 490th in the World with 5,152 publications made and 174,454 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#115 of 744 In the United States
#131 of 805 In North America
#490 of 4,409 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 75 74
1991 66 70
1992 53 98
1993 58 80
1994 71 65
1995 71 83
1996 72 115
1997 84 174
1998 82 174
1999 99 384
2000 79 180
2001 75 177
2002 77 213
2003 85 224
2004 102 234
2005 102 421
2006 144 337
2007 134 444
2008 147 740
2009 148 437
2010 171 547
2011 220 879
2012 181 582
2013 203 762
2014 208 862
2015 225 908
2016 237 1012
2017 249 942
2018 249 767
2019 265 676
2020 268 549
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Materials Science 83 93 309
Petrology and Geochemistry 86 110 323
Environmental Chemistry 96 115 374
Nanotechnology 109 120 431
Biochemical Engineering 121 142 601
Physical chemistry 128 150 618
Chemical Engineering 114 132 634
Computational Chemistry 146 168 643
Inorganic Chemistry 125 146 659
Biochemistry 194 218 787
Organic Chemistry 166 190 874
Pharmacy 204 230 940
Radiochemistry 156 183 1210

Physics

Michigan Technological University ranked 107th for Physics in the United States and 411th in the World with 5,038 publications made and 158,452 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics.

Rank Ranking
#107 of 746 In the United States
#123 of 807 In North America
#411 of 4,160 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 69 49
1991 62 46
1992 47 72
1993 57 99
1994 73 53
1995 71 65
1996 66 129
1997 80 98
1998 96 126
1999 96 223
2000 80 127
2001 86 180
2002 74 157
2003 91 216
2004 93 240
2005 105 351
2006 131 304
2007 127 349
2008 145 866
2009 147 354
2010 163 642
2011 212 718
2012 187 566
2013 199 749
2014 207 818
2015 226 1094
2016 245 1002
2017 257 1261
2018 257 1029
2019 262 672
2020 277 547
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Materials Science 83 93 309
Condensed Matter Physics 98 110 410
Nanotechnology 109 120 431
Optical Engineering 118 136 433
Acoustical Engineering 128 152 448
Atomic and Molecular physics 134 155 513
Astrophysics and Astronomy 158 174 523
Astrobiology 224 250 602
Applied/Engineering Physics 143 163 612
Biophysics 209 233 749
Nuclear Physics 197 223 867
Quantum and Particle physics 191 222 928

Environmental Science

Michigan Technological University ranked 111th for Environmental Science in the United States and 380th in the World with 3,437 publications made and 129,120 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Environmental Management, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Geography and Cartography.

Rank Ranking
#111 of 789 In the United States
#133 of 857 In North America
#380 of 4,129 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 23 34
1991 34 67
1992 27 25
1993 26 54
1994 26 36
1995 32 69
1996 39 67
1997 30 106
1998 42 59
1999 59 226
2000 44 199
2001 40 115
2002 58 321
2003 68 227
2004 105 334
2005 68 366
2006 74 247
2007 77 267
2008 103 393
2009 111 531
2010 125 419
2011 159 693
2012 166 491
2013 195 1009
2014 232 648
2015 212 683
2016 226 1010
2017 204 683
2018 162 400
2019 178 576
2020 173 253
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Forestry 56 64 163
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 82 96 234
Mining Engineering 33 48 242
Environmental Management 74 92 275
Hydrology and Water resources management 93 112 290
Environmental Engineering 69 85 309
Earth science and Geophysics 104 124 318
Petrology and Geochemistry 86 110 323
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 106 130 347
Ecology 116 140 354
Geotechnical Engineering 85 107 361
Environmental Chemistry 96 115 374
Geology 114 137 391
Agricultural Science 94 108 400
Oceanography 119 142 428
Geography and Cartography 135 158 467
Paleontology 169 199 604

Biology

Michigan Technological University ranked 202nd for Biology in the United States and 855th in the World with 2,069 publications made and 103,514 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Botany, Agricultural Science, Biochemistry, Forestry.

Rank Ranking
#202 of 904 In the United States
#226 of 970 In North America
#855 of 4,578 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 15 38
1991 26 58
1992 22 68
1993 8 31
1994 18 31
1995 23 54
1996 29 74
1997 22 86
1998 33 123
1999 29 466
2000 27 170
2001 30 114
2002 28 187
2003 38 150
2004 52 245
2005 32 119
2006 52 155
2007 72 222
2008 75 427
2009 83 308
2010 106 410
2011 115 509
2012 105 311
2013 94 365
2014 118 353
2015 125 475
2016 132 571
2017 134 552
2018 85 226
2019 101 280
2020 72 139
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Forestry 56 64 163
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 106 130 347
Agricultural Science 94 108 400
Botany 92 112 424
Nanotechnology 109 120 431
Horticulture 64 79 448
Genetics 177 198 596
Astrobiology 224 250 602
Paleontology 169 199 604
Evolutionary Biology 209 236 648
Entomology 180 207 701
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 189 211 712
Biophysics 209 233 749
Biochemistry 194 218 787
Animal Science 163 190 787
Zoology 212 249 797
Biotechnology 167 192 994
Oncology and Cancer research 298 329 1467

Computer Science

Michigan Technological University ranked 202nd for Computer Science in the United States and 786th in the World with 1,743 publications made and 40,717 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Networking, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

Rank Ranking
#202 of 897 In the United States
#235 of 967 In North America
#786 of 4,494 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 2
1991 7 1
1992 6 2
1993 6 0
1994 13 24
1995 14 13
1996 16 16
1997 14 11
1998 9 5
1999 16 11
2000 16 21
2001 15 32
2002 25 39
2003 21 16
2004 55 100
2005 41 220
2006 45 118
2007 64 129
2008 72 95
2009 70 148
2010 78 179
2011 102 209
2012 99 244
2013 84 105
2014 102 222
2015 127 216
2016 126 146
2017 118 284
2018 105 210
2019 83 206
2020 102 114
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Telecommunications 89 108 325
Computer Engineering 123 143 420
Animation 122 141 432
Computer Networking 122 145 439
Multimedia 142 163 464
Blockchain and Cryptography 127 148 470
Computer Graphics 132 152 488
UX/UI Desgin 130 155 498
Robotics 121 145 550
Software Engineering 160 185 612
Human-Computer Interaction 169 195 667
Game Design and Development 184 214 690
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 189 211 712
Computer Vision 168 196 756
Cyber Security 198 223 757
Computational Linguistics 177 209 808
Management Information Systems 225 257 825
Cognitive Science 319 361 859
Database Administration 209 238 877
Information Technology 251 284 891
Machine Learning 194 225 901
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 195 227 916
Data Science 232 264 951

Mathematics

Michigan Technological University ranked 195th for Mathematics in the United States and 703rd in the World with 760 publications made and 15,092 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

Rank Ranking
#195 of 720 In the United States
#224 of 781 In North America
#703 of 3,475 In the World

Michigan Technological University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 2
1991 5 0
1992 10 3
1993 6 4
1994 6 3
1995 8 8
1996 10 9
1997 13 15
1998 6 4
1999 10 18
2000 14 12
2001 11 21
2002 10 23
2003 16 22
2004 23 30
2005 16 28
2006 21 53
2007 29 54
2008 32 46
2009 35 97
2010 36 99
2011 37 81
2012 23 98
2013 19 21
2014 37 51
2015 45 112
2016 42 53
2017 39 80
2018 42 118
2019 45 154
2020 40 23
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 127 148 470
Math Teachers 208 229 488
Statistics 200 228 661
Applied Mathematics 154 182 708
Operations Research 182 213 716
Actuarial Science 270 298 859
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 254 287 959

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Non-core subjects for Michigan Technological University

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Environmental Economics 43 50 166
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 107 118 228
Agricultural Economics 79 93 236
Interior Design 76 86 285
Entrepreneurship 166 191 496
Archaeology 185 212 522
Risk Management 171 198 612
Graphic Design 201 228 663
Singing and Vocal Performance 227 258 672
Fashion Design 260 292 691
Education Majors 298 334 708
Management 233 264 714
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 241 274 718
Public Policy / Administration 270 303 755
Anthropology 342 378 771
Project Management 214 245 779
Art & Design 239 271 781
Economics 224 254 786
Accounting 251 279 790
Photography 232 268 792
Business 258 290 836
History 385 421 843
Communications and Public Relations 322 362 858
Demography 243 271 860
Media Studies 366 411 866
Music 286 320 866
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 329 366 880
Sociology 335 378 891
Cardiology 213 235 909
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 321 361 958
Sonography and Ultrasound 196 222 960
Finance 304 337 1072
Marketing 316 353 1076
Anatomy and Physiology 272 303 1096
Military science 426 463 1097
Development Studies 295 332 1112
Political Science 389 433 1174
Social Psychology 500 550 1182
Physical Therapy 351 391 1275
Health Science 427 466 1294
Psychology 495 544 1337
Medicine 367 405 1526