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The National Technical University of Athens ranked 3rd in Greece, 494th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 100 across 22 research topics. The National Technical University of Athens ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 39,499 academic publications and 700,419 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 60 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#494 of 14,131 In the World
#189 of 2,785 In Europe
#3 of 36 In Greece
#2 of 10 In Athens
#9 of 1,886 For Renewable Energy Engineering
#22 of 1,961 For Automotive Engineering
#22 of 1,004 For Marine Engineering
#861 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#569 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 19 other topics

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Engineering rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 2nd for Engineering in Greece and 235th in the World with 30,790 publications made and 557,095 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Electrical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunications.

Engineering ranking Location
#2 of 34 In Greece
#67 of 1,442 In Europe
#235 of 6,555 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 192 729
1991 311 1025
1992 269 1114
1993 307 1187
1994 339 1291
1995 363 1563
1996 408 1719
1997 418 1824
1998 517 1997
1999 512 2297
2000 578 2823
2001 593 3008
2002 618 3489
2003 646 4069
2004 690 4957
2005 749 6346
2006 948 7768
2007 1039 9415
2008 910 10824
2009 1083 12844
2010 1079 15303
2011 1127 18414
2012 1156 20406
2013 1131 23741
2014 1247 26301
2015 1311 28312
2016 1389 31205
2017 1383 32721
2018 1339 35182
2019 1401 40480
2020 1429 46373
2021 1704 61373
2022 1452 56225

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Renewable Energy Engineering 1 5 9
Automotive Engineering 1 5 22
Marine Engineering 1 8 22
Transportation Engineering 1 6 36
Nuclear Engineering 1 13 53
Operations Research 1 14 56
Mining Engineering 1 12 77
Automation and Control engineering 1 24 85
Geotechnical Engineering 1 15 88
Structural Engineering 1 19 88
Robotics 1 24 89
Firefighting and Fire Science 1 24 95
Reliability and Quality Engineering 1 24 95
Architecture 1 34 98
Industrial Engineering 2 35 100
Civil Engineering 1 22 101
Technical Drawing 1 32 103
Systems Engineering 1 34 106
Architectural Engineering 2 44 125
Construction Management 2 50 126
Remote Sensing 1 34 126
Aviation 1 42 127
Environmental Engineering 2 32 131
Aerospace Engineering 1 34 137
Petroleum Engineering 1 22 143
Mechanical Engineering 1 40 150
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 1 57 160
Electrical Engineering 1 44 174
Computer Networking 1 45 188
Computer Engineering 2 51 189
Agricultural Engineering 3 58 189
Applied/Engineering Physics 1 54 193
Electronic Engineering 1 46 194
Telecommunications 2 49 197
Engineering Management 2 60 197
Human-Computer Interaction 2 90 238
Materials Science 2 98 303
Acoustical Engineering 1 97 310
Biochemical Engineering 3 147 335
Optical Engineering 2 127 352
Metallurgical Engineering 2 122 372
Landscape Architecture 5 169 377
Chemical Engineering 3 108 399
Nanotechnology 3 163 505
Product and Industrial Design 6 238 644
Biomedical Engineering 5 262 720
Biotechnology 7 250 738

Physics rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 2nd for Physics in Greece and 299th in the World with 26,209 publications made and 478,303 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Nanotechnology.

Physics ranking Location
#2 of 33 In Greece
#107 of 1,434 In Europe
#299 of 6,484 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 189 730
1991 285 1009
1992 250 1049
1993 293 1147
1994 296 1143
1995 319 1472
1996 377 1644
1997 371 1692
1998 463 1858
1999 455 2125
2000 495 2546
2001 558 2886
2002 537 3219
2003 547 3680
2004 593 4465
2005 655 5667
2006 806 6952
2007 851 8268
2008 763 9610
2009 867 11235
2010 874 13369
2011 923 16011
2012 981 17847
2013 927 20443
2014 1040 22610
2015 1074 24483
2016 1141 27059
2017 1138 28038
2018 1122 30116
2019 1171 34470
2020 1172 39642
2021 1422 52792
2022 1176 46959

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Applied/Engineering Physics 1 54 193
Theoretical Physics 3 121 256
Quantum and Particle physics 1 102 283
Astrophysics and Astronomy 3 122 292
Materials Science 2 98 303
Acoustical Engineering 1 97 310
Optical Engineering 2 127 352
Medical Physics 5 151 359
Nanotechnology 3 163 505
Nuclear Physics 5 219 518
Condensed Matter Physics 5 240 606
Atomic and Molecular physics 6 276 643
Astrobiology 6 300 795
Biophysics 6 388 1162

Computer Science rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 2nd for Computer Science in Greece and 323rd in the World with 19,859 publications made and 309,867 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Telecommunications, Computer Networking, Machine Learning, Computer Vision.

Computer Science ranking Location
#2 of 34 In Greece
#113 of 1,444 In Europe
#323 of 6,597 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 102 365
1991 153 594
1992 132 587
1993 164 659
1994 190 742
1995 172 884
1996 234 987
1997 221 983
1998 302 1076
1999 312 1380
2000 406 1666
2001 336 1823
2002 370 1989
2003 444 2454
2004 477 3048
2005 502 3835
2006 641 4746
2007 645 5753
2008 670 6522
2009 774 7953
2010 760 9209
2011 795 10820
2012 807 11941
2013 761 13607
2014 893 15295
2015 906 16395
2016 855 17061
2017 864 17867
2018 853 19232
2019 942 22728
2020 993 26591
2021 1112 34749
2022 965 31051

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Computer Science.

Environmental Science rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 2nd for Environmental Science in Greece and 328th in the World with 19,383 publications made and 388,136 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Paleontology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#2 of 34 In Greece
#113 of 1,449 In Europe
#328 of 6,683 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 103 308
1991 166 485
1992 155 533
1993 153 525
1994 177 651
1995 206 772
1996 209 856
1997 232 965
1998 274 1031
1999 299 1251
2000 327 1542
2001 345 1701
2002 347 1913
2003 368 2216
2004 422 2919
2005 419 3676
2006 544 4616
2007 620 5636
2008 543 6689
2009 661 8222
2010 668 9967
2011 709 12266
2012 735 13838
2013 734 16242
2014 788 18241
2015 873 19759
2016 944 21986
2017 937 23254
2018 910 25071
2019 952 29503
2020 1047 34660
2021 1215 47548
2022 1068 44111

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Environmental Science.

Chemistry rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 4th for Chemistry in Greece and 513th in the World with 19,138 publications made and 378,243 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physical chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

Chemistry ranking Location
#4 of 33 In Greece
#190 of 1,389 In Europe
#513 of 6,327 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 136 527
1991 216 756
1992 178 799
1993 203 812
1994 228 850
1995 243 1077
1996 289 1221
1997 283 1320
1998 338 1448
1999 343 1662
2000 367 2026
2001 417 2203
2002 404 2543
2003 429 3000
2004 459 3627
2005 477 4607
2006 606 5704
2007 641 6897
2008 538 7780
2009 633 9071
2010 630 10939
2011 667 12996
2012 660 14211
2013 643 16277
2014 726 17829
2015 758 18944
2016 842 21320
2017 814 22033
2018 828 23634
2019 821 27305
2020 825 31254
2021 1064 42459
2022 864 39648

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 1 57 160
Nutrition and Food Science 4 104 277
Petrology and Geochemistry 3 107 303
Materials Science 2 98 303
Physical chemistry 2 97 314
Biochemical Engineering 3 147 335
Chemical Engineering 3 108 399
Radiochemistry 3 120 471
Computational Chemistry 4 212 478
Environmental Chemistry 4 192 490
Organic Chemistry 4 191 503
Nanotechnology 3 163 505
Inorganic Chemistry 5 218 612
Biochemistry 6 303 887
Pharmacy 6 393 1195

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 3rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Greece and 559th in the World with 14,462 publications made and 222,044 citations received. Main research topics: Philosophy, Political Science, History, Law, Archaeology.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#3 of 33 In Greece
#226 of 1,488 In Europe
#559 of 6,939 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 58 281
1991 106 406
1992 108 441
1993 94 439
1994 127 492
1995 121 607
1996 139 683
1997 137 601
1998 189 741
1999 222 851
2000 259 1103
2001 234 1113
2002 254 1262
2003 257 1593
2004 300 1830
2005 363 2537
2006 413 3126
2007 461 3641
2008 450 4395
2009 542 5460
2010 504 6473
2011 558 7642
2012 578 8812
2013 592 10124
2014 647 11112
2015 666 12461
2016 666 12864
2017 675 13128
2018 660 14416
2019 696 17012
2020 748 20664
2021 904 28270
2022 826 26105

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

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
International Law 1 80 183
Archaeology 3 113 326
Occupational Safety and Health 2 88 355
History 3 136 363
Urban and Regional planning 3 179 376
Law Enforcement 3 140 436
Linguistics 3 184 457
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 2 184 472
Law 3 199 526
Classics and Ancient History 5 202 528
Art History 4 232 575
Philosophy 3 260 606
Political Science 3 249 619
Journalism and Digital Media 5 249 683
Radio and Television broadcasting 2 235 694
Library and Information science 5 273 707
Aesthetics 4 285 710
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 5 317 783
Public Policy / Administration 4 292 799
Education Majors 6 267 800
Publishing 6 302 807
Sociology 7 332 909
Military science 7 274 913
Anthropology 6 351 939
Gender Studies 5 338 1067
Demography 11 398 1168
Communications and Public Relations 9 424 1235

Biology rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 6th for Biology in Greece and 755th in the World with 14,422 publications made and 290,951 citations received. Main research topics: Paleontology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Nanotechnology, Botany.

Biology ranking Location
#6 of 33 In Greece
#268 of 1,428 In Europe
#755 of 6,663 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 74 272
1991 121 420
1992 125 415
1993 110 446
1994 144 503
1995 132 640
1996 168 679
1997 166 748
1998 194 811
1999 239 1106
2000 253 1236
2001 266 1393
2002 270 1659
2003 278 1974
2004 299 2313
2005 310 3133
2006 431 3967
2007 458 4867
2008 411 5674
2009 493 6739
2010 503 8281
2011 535 9968
2012 522 11185
2013 548 12839
2014 619 14026
2015 649 14840
2016 725 16480
2017 690 17265
2018 666 18145
2019 666 21465
2020 736 25402
2021 936 35439
2022 773 33175

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 4 104 277
Paleontology 4 194 502
Nanotechnology 3 163 505
Evolutionary Biology 4 207 519
Agricultural Science 4 170 547
Horticulture 6 238 737
Biotechnology 7 250 738
Astrobiology 6 300 795
Botany 6 287 838
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 7 328 874
Biochemistry 6 303 887
Forestry 7 295 948
Neuroscience 7 342 990
Genetics 9 347 1044
Zoology 8 358 1119
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 8 346 1133
Biophysics 6 388 1162
Oncology and Cancer research 8 371 1275
Microbiology 9 440 1588
Virology 9 435 1618
Pharmacology 9 446 1725
Immunology 10 495 1873
Molecular Biology 9 548 2187

Mathematics rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 3rd for Mathematics in Greece and 287th in the World with 10,923 publications made and 181,097 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Operations Research.

Mathematics ranking Location
#3 of 31 In Greece
#93 of 1,363 In Europe
#287 of 6,132 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 53 244
1991 99 345
1992 93 336
1993 102 377
1994 121 445
1995 84 489
1996 110 524
1997 111 583
1998 151 643
1999 141 703
2000 205 903
2001 165 946
2002 207 1079
2003 224 1215
2004 282 1567
2005 264 1976
2006 359 2336
2007 358 2968
2008 338 3201
2009 398 4187
2010 436 4953
2011 431 5753
2012 422 6485
2013 433 7527
2014 454 8488
2015 493 9267
2016 445 9637
2017 463 10358
2018 488 10975
2019 520 12991
2020 569 15160
2021 682 20826
2022 544 17778

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Operations Research 1 14 56
Applied Mathematics 1 28 105
Blockchain and Cryptography 1 49 184
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 2 106 280
Statistics 3 103 300
Actuarial Science 6 227 612
Math Teachers 8 256 795

Business rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 1st for Business in Greece and 284th in the World with 8,656 publications made and 136,658 citations received. Main research topics: Management, Finance, Marketing, Operations Research, Management Information Systems.

Business ranking Location
#1 of 33 In Greece
#90 of 1,390 In Europe
#284 of 6,002 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1990 44 157
1991 66 206
1992 60 204
1993 64 306
1994 78 296
1995 68 376
1996 76 368
1997 87 384
1998 130 462
1999 138 581
2000 170 582
2001 159 721
2002 163 755
2003 186 934
2004 207 1174
2005 227 1549
2006 252 1757
2007 294 2277
2008 297 2536
2009 345 3252
2010 355 3948
2011 357 4586
2012 354 5156
2013 373 6127
2014 404 6693
2015 377 7198
2016 369 7301
2017 386 7999
2018 344 8390
2019 398 9973
2020 413 11806
2021 508 16257
2022 480 14350

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Business.

Economics rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 4th for Economics in Greece and 410th in the World with 4,410 publications made and 69,400 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Environmental Economics, International Trade.

Economics ranking Location
#4 of 33 In Greece
#151 of 1,322 In Europe
#410 of 5,789 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 14 60
1991 32 82
1992 29 85
1993 26 115
1994 36 120
1995 26 114
1996 34 139
1997 35 143
1998 61 196
1999 57 188
2000 65 198
2001 59 219
2002 61 246
2003 83 375
2004 86 431
2005 82 568
2006 117 735
2007 132 834
2008 118 1011
2009 181 1330
2010 168 1735
2011 167 2147
2012 202 2371
2013 189 2889
2014 201 3257
2015 197 3447
2016 194 3444
2017 202 3966
2018 187 4193
2019 247 5472
2020 294 6909
2021 289 9727
2022 303 8887

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Environmental Economics 1 17 28
International Economics 4 143 230
International Trade 4 138 231
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 2 106 280
Finance 4 168 436
Actuarial Science 6 227 612
Development Studies 3 216 627
Investment Banking and Stock trading 13 301 817

Art & Design rankings

The National Technical University of Athens ranked 3rd for Art & Design in Greece and 414th in the World with 3,147 publications made and 40,904 citations received. Main research topics: Fashion Design, Computer Graphics, Literature, Multimedia, Architecture.

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

Art & Design ranking Location
#3 of 30 In Greece
#163 of 1,295 In Europe
#414 of 5,426 In the World

National Technical University of Athens
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Art & Design publications Art & Design citations
1990 8 31
1991 14 61
1992 20 41
1993 18 77
1994 17 72
1995 22 102
1996 38 149
1997 46 112
1998 60 159
1999 58 192
2000 67 240
2001 50 245
2002 58 280
2003 69 332
2004 78 428
2005 99 559
2006 100 670
2007 116 702
2008 124 806
2009 122 963
2010 123 1194
2011 129 1413
2012 132 1580
2013 114 1666
2014 119 1883
2015 132 1944
2016 133 2034
2017 143 2255
2018 148 2382
2019 159 2951
2020 173 3399
2021 190 4293
2022 152 4038

The following table provides academic rankings for The National Technical University of Athens in various areas of Art & Design.

Art & Design subfield Greece ranking Europe ranking World rank
Painting and Drawing 2 35 63
Sculpture 2 35 63
Illustration and Concept Art 2 35 66
Architecture 1 34 98
Multimedia 3 51 160
Animation 1 50 173
Graphic Design 2 66 193
Interior Design 3 80 194
Computer Graphics 1 82 243
Game Design and Development 3 100 265
UX/UI Desgin 6 135 308
Fashion Design 3 145 375
Landscape Architecture 5 169 377
Literature 3 157 402
Performing arts 3 178 422
Cinematography 2 212 520
Entertainment Industry Business 4 199 522
Art History 4 232 575
Aesthetics 4 285 710
Photography 5 289 790

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the National Technical University of Athens

Speciality Greece Europe World Rank
Orthodontics 3 157 437
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 3 163 488
Dentistry 3 174 505
Sonography and Ultrasound 6 187 529
Healthcare Management (MHA) 6 226 653
Radiation Therapy 7 237 722
Social Psychology 4 273 746
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 8 293 853
Public Health 9 317 918
Cosmetology 8 294 918
Anatomy and Physiology 8 315 935
Psychology 8 326 938
Pathology 9 347 1081
Cardiology 8 346 1086
Sports Medicine 8 394 1100
Medicine 8 361 1115
Surgery 8 353 1141
Ophthalmology 8 379 1179
Critical Care Nursing 9 385 1210
Physical Therapy 9 419 1228
Audiology 8 403 1275
Child Psychology 11 448 1412
Psychiatry 8 458 1522
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 8 498 1594
Nursing 10 485 1598
Anesthesiology 8 494 1766
Health Science 13 528 1995
Family medicine 11 555 2238
Clinical Psychology 16 607 2309