Panjab University: Rankings

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Panjab University ranked 12th in India and 953rd in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 51 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Panjab University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 15,876 publications and 413,416 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 59 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#953 of 14,131 In the World
#217 of 5,830 In Asia
#12 of 876 In India
#1 of 34 In Punjab
#1 of 4 In Chandigarh
#62 of 1,090 For Forensic Science
#94 of 1,474 For Pharmacology
#154 of 1,011 For Nuclear Physics
#842 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#2170 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 48 other topics

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Physics

Panjab University ranked 22nd for Physics in India and 785th in the World with 4,606 publications made and 194,367 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Nuclear Physics, Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#22 of 327 In India
#269 of 1,879 In Asia
#785 of 4,082 In the World

Panjab University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 29 8
1992 15 10
1993 17 14
1994 22 74
1995 27 38
1996 32 21
1997 46 39
1998 52 89
1999 73 83
2000 37 63
2001 71 160
2002 93 175
2003 73 325
2004 85 419
2005 128 684
2006 128 609
2007 135 616
2008 166 1146
2009 170 847
2010 174 1185
2011 190 1062
2012 200 1115
2013 217 1552
2014 228 1866
2015 251 1233
2016 272 1437
2017 241 1444
2018 278 1620
2019 247 1273
2020 266 931
2021 302 525
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Nuclear Physics 2 18 154
Astrobiology 1 29 299
Atomic and Molecular physics 4 54 328
Quantum and Particle physics 6 74 405
Nanotechnology 13 177 523
Condensed Matter Physics 20 186 638
Theoretical Physics 32 220 770
Applied/Engineering Physics 33 293 885
Materials Science 33 358 886
Biophysics 24 277 892
Medical Physics 11 258 918
Optical Engineering 50 464 1274

Biology

Panjab University ranked 6th for Biology in India and 543rd in the World with 4,174 publications made and 122,327 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Botany, Microbiology, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 367 In India
#144 of 1,987 In Asia
#543 of 4,496 In the World

Panjab University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 37 16
1992 16 16
1993 11 3
1994 19 14
1995 10 5
1996 30 22
1997 28 56
1998 40 37
1999 31 48
2000 42 163
2001 45 312
2002 49 256
2003 62 290
2004 64 359
2005 84 270
2006 100 319
2007 88 322
2008 113 569
2009 141 490
2010 175 645
2011 178 611
2012 206 567
2013 189 618
2014 210 675
2015 183 815
2016 275 1059
2017 250 1022
2018 213 857
2019 209 659
2020 236 723
2021 332 469
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Pharmacology 1 18 94
Biotechnology 9 35 190
Horticulture 13 82 270
Astrobiology 1 29 299
Toxicology 16 74 325
Nutrition and Food Science 11 112 334
Agricultural Science 13 89 353
Paleontology 3 43 354
Botany 11 84 361
Microbiology 5 85 410
Biochemistry 6 99 448
Nanotechnology 13 177 523
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 5 131 570
Immunology 5 177 622
Neuroscience 5 153 686
Virology 14 237 775
Oncology and Cancer research 10 290 813
Evolutionary Biology 12 164 826
Biophysics 24 277 892
Molecular Biology 16 337 937
Genetics 24 299 954
Zoology 21 224 978

Chemistry

Panjab University ranked 17th for Chemistry in India and 629th in the World with 4,003 publications made and 93,896 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#17 of 365 In India
#212 of 2,014 In Asia
#629 of 4,317 In the World

Panjab University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 31 15
1992 21 3
1993 22 6
1994 27 14
1995 25 11
1996 39 132
1997 33 24
1998 30 29
1999 32 34
2000 38 138
2001 35 270
2002 39 76
2003 63 145
2004 57 291
2005 83 342
2006 74 203
2007 88 256
2008 92 297
2009 102 288
2010 133 299
2011 122 428
2012 152 430
2013 166 400
2014 202 531
2015 205 700
2016 258 917
2017 269 972
2018 222 834
2019 248 772
2020 286 797
2021 360 487
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Physical chemistry 5 46 221
Computational Chemistry 5 37 243
Radiochemistry 27 164 271
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 4 56 281
Biochemical Engineering 8 51 300
Nutrition and Food Science 11 112 334
Pharmacy 16 124 442
Biochemistry 6 99 448
Petrology and Geochemistry 13 102 488
Organic Chemistry 20 169 507
Nanotechnology 13 177 523
Inorganic Chemistry 20 221 594
Chemical Engineering 22 266 606
Environmental Chemistry 29 243 835
Materials Science 33 358 886

Medicine

Panjab University ranked 6th for Medicine in India and 714th in the World with 2,671 publications made and 65,738 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Immunology, Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacy, Anatomy and Physiology.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 321 In India
#194 of 1,964 In Asia
#714 of 4,739 In the World

Panjab University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 23 7
1992 11 15
1993 11 5
1994 12 2
1995 8 1
1996 26 20
1997 18 25
1998 23 22
1999 21 28
2000 22 67
2001 31 74
2002 35 150
2003 46 183
2004 40 104
2005 45 114
2006 55 147
2007 73 189
2008 93 387
2009 92 300
2010 135 470
2011 130 362
2012 152 347
2013 155 423
2014 162 360
2015 121 335
2016 171 363
2017 138 363
2018 150 1026
2019 144 377
2020 165 460
2021 206 257
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Forensic Science 2 11 62
Pharmacology 1 18 94
Toxicology 16 74 325
Cosmetology 5 102 386
Pharmacy 16 124 442
Dentistry 11 163 521
Anesthesiology 6 188 584
Immunology 5 177 622
Critical Care Nursing 9 149 670
Urology 10 233 674
Orthodontics 11 239 748
Virology 14 237 775
Oncology and Cancer research 10 290 813
Veterinary 45 314 912
Medical Physics 11 258 918
Surgery 16 318 966
Pathology 19 361 1025
Anatomy and Physiology 19 318 1062
Health Science 11 307 1281
Public Health 24 329 1350

Engineering

Panjab University ranked 33rd for Engineering in India and 969th in the World with 2,395 publications made and 46,654 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Computer Networking.

Rank Ranking
#33 of 369 In India
#363 of 2,117 In Asia
#969 of 4,624 In the World

Panjab University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 1
1992 5 1
1993 12 2
1994 8 1
1995 5 5
1996 12 6
1997 13 7
1998 11 7
1999 9 8
2000 9 40
2001 7 23
2002 15 92
2003 16 39
2004 14 164
2005 26 82
2006 23 162
2007 40 72
2008 48 179
2009 47 157
2010 59 154
2011 68 197
2012 88 194
2013 123 207
2014 141 401
2015 176 510
2016 200 659
2017 203 849
2018 192 576
2019 197 594
2020 237 652
2021 310 415

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Panjab University ranked 8th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in India and 1013th in the World with 1,307 publications made and 13,956 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Law, Sociology, Communications and Public Relations.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 272 In India
#155 of 1,903 In Asia
#1013 of 5,073 In the World

Panjab University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 1
1992 2 0
1993 3 1
1994 9 10
1995 2 1
1996 1 0
1997 7 4
1998 5 4
1999 4 1
2000 1 0
2001 5 8
2002 6 4
2003 12 1
2004 9 9
2005 12 10
2006 9 5
2007 16 75
2008 24 57
2009 17 38
2010 30 131
2011 123 33
2012 104 65
2013 79 72
2014 75 50
2015 87 62
2016 107 104
2017 68 18
2018 81 983
2019 89 142
2020 148 187
2021 100 215
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Forensic Science 2 11 62
Archaeology 1 25 420
Human Rights Law 4 33 473
Anthropology 4 31 603
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 10 135 648
Library and Information science 9 91 699
Criminology and Criminal Justice 3 35 706
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 3 48 724
Radio and Television broadcasting 4 112 736
History 4 70 778
Law 5 107 792
International Law 6 106 802
Communications and Public Relations 2 94 825
Classics and Ancient History 6 109 864
Demography 17 190 910
Political Economy 7 113 922
Journalism and Digital Media 21 202 942
Philosophy 3 104 978
Publishing 11 181 998
Law Enforcement 8 161 1003
Military science 9 188 1053
Genealogy 12 183 1055
Political Science 5 131 1059
Sociology 4 170 1295

Computer Science

Panjab University ranked 23rd for Computer Science in India and 1031st in the World with 1,098 publications made and 16,093 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Computer Networking, Computer Vision, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Rank Ranking
#23 of 306 In India
#293 of 1,936 In Asia
#1031 of 4,392 In the World

Panjab University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 3
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 1
1995 1 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 3 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 4 4
2002 1 6
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 5 2
2006 9 3
2007 11 13
2008 13 35
2009 18 94
2010 21 98
2011 36 70
2012 45 107
2013 65 85
2014 94 183
2015 120 354
2016 113 227
2017 84 389
2018 117 294
2019 88 249
2020 91 231
2021 149 382
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 5 131 570
Data Science 9 111 644
Neuroscience 5 153 686
Library and Information science 9 91 699
Computational Linguistics 22 199 702
Telecommunications 27 232 746
Information Technology 11 186 783
Blockchain and Cryptography 36 273 811
Cyber Security 49 282 828
Computer Networking 55 332 851
Computer Vision 36 392 1027
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 36 354 1042
Machine Learning 60 422 1175
Management Information Systems 16 337 1303

Environmental Science

Panjab University ranked 22nd for Environmental Science in India and 866th in the World with 976 publications made and 25,409 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Agricultural Science, Paleontology, Ecology.

Rank Ranking
#22 of 286 In India
#216 of 1,655 In Asia
#866 of 4,023 In the World

Panjab University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 5
1992 2 0
1993 3 3
1994 3 2
1995 2 1
1996 10 10
1997 8 19
1998 10 17
1999 8 9
2000 4 9
2001 11 39
2002 9 10
2003 17 116
2004 8 32
2005 14 69
2006 12 41
2007 24 138
2008 18 112
2009 23 122
2010 31 115
2011 27 87
2012 29 63
2013 36 124
2014 47 189
2015 63 184
2016 57 242
2017 64 175
2018 44 44
2019 68 227
2020 76 229
2021 98 138
Speciality India rank Asia rank World rank
Agricultural Science 13 89 353
Paleontology 3 43 354
Petrology and Geochemistry 13 102 488
Geology 18 172 688
Geography and Cartography 11 135 759
Earth science and Geophysics 26 203 822
Environmental Chemistry 29 243 835
Hydrology and Water resources management 40 298 967
Ecology 23 196 1044
Environmental Management 42 331 1091

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Non-core subjects for Panjab University

Speciality India Asia World Rank
Agricultural Economics 17 164 565
Cinematography 9 81 676
Statistics 13 145 693
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 1 98 694
Entertainment Industry Business 8 108 709
Literature 3 112 736
Advertising 6 181 790
Marketing 10 183 872
Creative Writing 3 116 877
Development Studies 22 255 1030
Applied Mathematics 31 339 1046
Investment Banking and Stock trading 20 291 1075
Mathematics 23 323 1125
Child Psychology 5 180 1184
Psychology 5 226 1238
Business 20 324 1313
Economics 22 328 1315
Art & Design 18 393 1596
Social Psychology 14 366 1648