Midlands State University: Rankings

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Midlands State University ranked 4th in Zimbabwe and 5913th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 29 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Midlands State University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 917 publications and 4,107 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#5913 of 14,134 In the World
#201 of 1,104 In Africa
#4 of 18 In Zimbabwe
#757 of 1,005 For Gender Studies
#768 of 1,030 For Aesthetics
#813 of 1,041 For Anthropology
#7203 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Midlands State University ranked 3rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Zimbabwe and 2392nd in the World with 459 publications made and 1,148 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Gender Studies, Communications and Public Relations, Demography.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 8 In Zimbabwe
#93 of 264 In Africa
#2392 of 5,074 In the World

Midlands State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 3 0
2006 4 0
2007 3 1
2008 11 7
2009 7 3
2010 25 11
2011 13 4
2012 31 5
2013 62 25
2014 29 7
2015 34 7
2016 27 19
2017 30 21
2018 28 17
2019 30 21
2020 50 39
2021 71 20
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Gender Studies 2 25 757
Aesthetics 1 17 768
Anthropology 2 26 813
Human Rights Law 3 43 822
Media Studies 2 23 849
International Law 1 36 873
Social Work 2 28 893
Journalism and Digital Media 1 28 962
Communications and Public Relations 2 48 1231
Sociology 2 41 1404
Political Science 2 52 1461
Demography 3 166 2908

Environmental Science

Midlands State University ranked 5th for Environmental Science in Zimbabwe and 2454th in the World with 171 publications made and 1,723 citations received. Main research topic: Agricultural Science.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 7 In Zimbabwe
#133 of 243 In Africa
#2454 of 4,025 In the World

Midlands State University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 1 4
2004 2 13
2005 2 5
2006 4 0
2007 6 8
2008 2 2
2009 2 3
2010 2 1
2011 5 8
2012 6 15
2013 7 12
2014 17 10
2015 11 25
2016 16 35
2017 9 21
2018 9 10
2019 11 33
2020 20 21
2021 38 26
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Science 3 93 1201

Business

Midlands State University ranked 3rd for Business in Zimbabwe and 2673rd in the World with 161 publications made and 461 citations received. Main research topic: Entertainment Industry Business.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 6 In Zimbabwe
#97 of 186 In Africa
#2673 of 4,004 In the World

Midlands State University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2010 3 8
2011 4 1
2012 13 4
2013 17 18
2014 24 6
2015 15 3
2016 6 6
2017 11 4
2018 7 2
2019 14 2
2020 17 4
2021 27 10
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Entertainment Industry Business 1 30 970

Economics

Midlands State University ranked 5th for Economics in Zimbabwe and 2195th in the World with 154 publications made and 246 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Agricultural Economics.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 5 In Zimbabwe
#106 of 159 In Africa
#2195 of 3,039 In the World

Midlands State University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2006 2 1
2007 0 0
2008 1 0
2009 0 0
2010 2 0
2011 6 0
2012 10 2
2013 14 5
2014 28 8
2015 11 2
2016 2 0
2017 15 8
2018 8 0
2019 13 9
2020 11 3
2021 30 12
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Economics 2 74 912
Development Studies 3 78 1182

Biology

Midlands State University ranked 5th for Biology in Zimbabwe and 3361st in the World with 130 publications made and 1,219 citations received. Main research topic: Agricultural Science.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 5 In Zimbabwe
#164 of 264 In Africa
#3361 of 4,497 In the World

Midlands State University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 2 13
2005 3 5
2006 4 0
2007 3 6
2008 2 2
2009 1 1
2010 1 1
2011 2 1
2012 5 19
2013 4 10
2014 15 9
2015 7 8
2016 11 13
2017 8 16
2018 4 7
2019 12 27
2020 21 25
2021 25 13
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Science 3 93 1201

Medicine

Midlands State University ranked 5th for Medicine in Zimbabwe and 4113th in the World with 128 publications made and 413 citations received. Main research topic: Social Work.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 6 In Zimbabwe
#210 of 263 In Africa
#4113 of 4,740 In the World

Midlands State University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 1 0
2005 0 0
2006 0 0
2007 2 1
2008 2 0
2009 1 0
2010 1 1
2011 3 1
2012 5 2
2013 10 3
2014 6 3
2015 7 3
2016 8 8
2017 9 18
2018 6 4
2019 10 7
2020 23 45
2021 34 20
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Social Work 2 28 893

Art & Design

Midlands State University ranked 3rd for Art & Design in Zimbabwe and 2048th in the World with 96 publications made and 128 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Aesthetics, Entertainment Industry Business, Singing and Vocal Performance, Music.

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
#3 of 3 In Zimbabwe
#43 of 66 In Africa
#2048 of 2,699 In the World

Midlands State University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2006 1 0
2007 0 0
2008 4 1
2009 2 0
2010 11 2
2011 5 1
2012 8 2
2013 13 2
2014 2 0
2015 5 1
2016 9 3
2017 11 2
2018 4 0
2019 5 0
2020 9 4
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Singing and Vocal Performance 1 10 547
Aesthetics 1 17 768
Music 1 18 858
Creative Writing 1 20 863
Entertainment Industry Business 1 30 970

Psychology

Midlands State University ranked 3rd for Psychology in Zimbabwe and 3196th in the World with 95 publications made and 184 citations received. Main research topic: Social Work.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 4 In Zimbabwe
#97 of 116 In Africa
#3196 of 3,654 In the World

Midlands State University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 1 0
2006 1 0
2007 2 1
2008 3 1
2009 1 0
2010 7 2
2011 3 2
2012 1 1
2013 20 4
2014 4 2
2015 10 2
2016 6 2
2017 6 0
2018 3 1
2019 3 4
2020 10 2
2021 13 8
Speciality Zimbabwe rank Africa rank World rank
Social Work 2 28 893

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Midlands State University

Speciality Zimbabwe Africa World Rank
Chemistry 4 182 3746
Engineering 4 187 4147