Moi University: Rankings

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Moi University ranked 4th in Kenya, 2955th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 18 research topics. Moi University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 2,629 academic publications and 61,171 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 4 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#2955 of 14,131 In the World
#64 of 1,104 In Africa
#4 of 63 In Kenya
#1 of 3 In Eldoret
#362 of 1,000 For International Law
#399 of 1,000 For Human Rights Law
#524 of 1,172 For Family medicine
#3849 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#5146 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 15 other topics

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Medicine rankings

Moi University ranked 2nd for Medicine in Kenya and 1481st in the World with 1,073 publications made and 33,529 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Healthcare Management (MHA), Health Science, Pediatrics, Family medicine.

Medicine ranking Location
#2 of 17 In Kenya
#58 of 263 In Africa
#1481 of 4,739 In the World

Moi University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1992 2 1
1993 4 1
1994 7 1
1995 1 0
1996 6 4
1997 8 39
1998 7 6
1999 7 8
2000 5 8
2001 7 9
2002 11 13
2003 5 32
2004 23 40
2005 7 16
2006 11 49
2007 15 73
2008 22 74
2009 26 95
2010 38 332
2011 44 356
2012 68 521
2013 53 132
2014 66 177
2015 79 289
2016 83 461
2017 91 178
2018 93 144
2019 80 66
2020 104 101
2021 98 25

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Family medicine 2 32 524
Optometry 2 30 599
Pediatrics 2 35 624
Healthcare Management (MHA) 2 30 683
Public Health 2 41 699
Nursing 2 34 758
Epidemiology 2 44 787
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 2 32 806
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 2 33 841
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 2 57 843
Health Science 2 39 1054
Oncology and Cancer research 2 49 1595

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

Moi University ranked 2nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Kenya and 1292nd in the World with 895 publications made and 18,239 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Communications and Public Relations, Education Majors.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#2 of 20 In Kenya
#41 of 264 In Africa
#1292 of 5,073 In the World

Moi University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1991 2 1
1992 3 0
1993 1 0
1994 4 0
1995 0 0
1996 5 8
1997 10 32
1998 6 4
1999 2 2
2000 1 3
2001 7 11
2002 7 5
2003 4 27
2004 15 25
2005 6 14
2006 8 37
2007 13 52
2008 20 89
2009 19 43
2010 32 68
2011 39 129
2012 67 141
2013 54 52
2014 59 76
2015 76 275
2016 92 439
2017 82 151
2018 60 60
2019 60 18
2020 78 34
2021 61 15

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
International Law 1 12 362
Human Rights Law 2 18 399
Publishing 1 14 672
Library and Information science 1 17 690
Communications and Public Relations 3 24 796
Early Childhood Education 2 16 819
Media Studies 1 25 872
Radio and Television broadcasting 2 39 910
Political Science 2 30 963
Broadcast Journalism 2 33 969
Demography 3 44 1046
Education Majors 1 31 1110
Law 2 38 1179
Sociology 3 42 1413

Biology rankings

Moi University ranked 5th for Biology in Kenya and 2091st in the World with 478 publications made and 16,698 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Oncology and Cancer research, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Forestry, Bioethics/Medical Ethics.

Biology ranking Location
#5 of 16 In Kenya
#89 of 264 In Africa
#2091 of 4,496 In the World

Moi University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 12
1995 0 0
1996 4 18
1997 5 4
1998 4 14
1999 4 4
2000 2 1
2001 6 7
2002 11 14
2003 8 40
2004 16 52
2005 15 15
2006 23 89
2007 16 36
2008 10 29
2009 22 38
2010 32 437
2011 36 80
2012 37 56
2013 21 73
2014 21 44
2015 14 22
2016 29 92
2017 19 36
2018 23 16
2019 26 21
2020 35 34
2021 34 16

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 1 10 402
Forestry 5 57 755
Agricultural Science 5 60 832
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 2 33 841
Oncology and Cancer research 2 49 1595

Environmental Science rankings

Moi University ranked 3rd for Environmental Science in Kenya and 1283rd in the World with 436 publications made and 13,476 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Ecology, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#3 of 15 In Kenya
#52 of 243 In Africa
#1283 of 4,023 In the World

Moi University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 2 4
1994 2 12
1995 0 0
1996 12 41
1997 5 4
1998 5 20
1999 6 59
2000 6 59
2001 7 17
2002 12 19
2003 13 53
2004 12 42
2005 18 20
2006 13 35
2007 18 54
2008 10 40
2009 23 26
2010 28 49
2011 33 16
2012 21 43
2013 16 46
2014 16 50
2015 17 16
2016 14 51
2017 15 15
2018 20 13
2019 34 24
2020 29 23
2021 23 9

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 1 10 402
Forestry 5 57 755
Agricultural Science 5 60 832
Environmental Management 2 33 929
Geography and Cartography 3 40 955
Ecology 4 53 1373

Business rankings

Moi University ranked 3rd for Business in Kenya and 1196th in the World with 396 publications made and 8,364 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Hospitality and Hotel Management, Entrepreneurship.

Business ranking Location
#3 of 14 In Kenya
#31 of 186 In Africa
#1196 of 4,001 In the World

Moi University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1994 2 12
1995 1 0
1996 3 21
1997 6 32
1998 2 3
1999 3 4
2000 2 2
2001 1 1
2002 6 14
2003 3 59
2004 5 4
2005 5 14
2006 4 1
2007 5 40
2008 4 18
2009 4 11
2010 3 5
2011 12 4
2012 21 13
2013 26 45
2014 22 29
2015 26 9
2016 38 312
2017 42 10
2018 30 15
2019 40 15
2020 40 24
2021 40 9

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Business.

Business subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Hospitality and Hotel Management 1 9 270
Marketing 3 18 870
Entrepreneurship 3 39 982

Economics rankings

Moi University ranked 4th for Economics in Kenya and 1229th in the World with 224 publications made and 2,241 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Agricultural Economics.

Economics ranking Location
#4 of 10 In Kenya
#46 of 159 In Africa
#1229 of 3,039 In the World

Moi University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 3 7
1997 3 6
1998 3 1
1999 0 0
2000 2 1
2001 2 3
2002 5 10
2003 1 1
2004 4 4
2005 2 2
2006 0 0
2007 4 37
2008 1 6
2009 2 7
2010 6 9
2011 13 5
2012 20 14
2013 8 6
2014 10 8
2015 8 1
2016 24 6
2017 21 5
2018 15 1
2019 24 6
2020 18 10
2021 23 9

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Development Studies 2 31 581
Agricultural Economics 5 64 790

Psychology rankings

Moi University ranked 2nd for Psychology in Kenya and 1729th in the World with 222 publications made and 6,086 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Sexology.

Psychology ranking Location
#2 of 6 In Kenya
#40 of 116 In Africa
#1729 of 3,654 In the World

Moi University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1992 2 0
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 1
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 1 1
2002 2 3
2003 1 0
2004 2 7
2005 2 6
2006 1 4
2007 3 3
2008 7 24
2009 5 57
2010 11 36
2011 11 44
2012 22 20
2013 14 20
2014 17 13
2015 15 5
2016 23 315
2017 25 100
2018 13 13
2019 12 1
2020 21 6
2021 9 2

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Sexology 2 42 894
Education Majors 1 31 1110

Mathematics rankings

Moi University ranked 3rd for Mathematics in Kenya and 2389th in the World with 117 publications made and 537 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

Mathematics ranking Location
#3 of 6 In Kenya
#68 of 140 In Africa
#2389 of 3,376 In the World

Moi University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 0 0
1997 2 3
1998 1 1
1999 1 0
2000 2 2
2001 0 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 1 0
2006 1 0
2007 0 0
2008 0 0
2009 0 0
2010 1 0
2011 4 9
2012 12 6
2013 10 3
2014 9 6
2015 6 1
2016 13 7
2017 22 2
2018 3 5
2019 7 6
2020 8 0
2021 9 7

The following table provides academic rankings for Moi University in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield Kenya ranking Africa ranking World rank
Math Teachers 1 32 1174

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Moi University

Speciality Kenya Africa World Rank
Agricultural Engineering 3 41 822
Music 2 21 898
Art & Design 3 64 2560
Engineering 3 116 2965
Computer Science 3 88 3116
Chemistry 4 130 3144
Materials Science 4 128 3186
Physics 4 144 3590