Pompeu Fabra University: Rankings

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Pompeu Fabra University ranked 14th in Spain and 440th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 99 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Pompeu Fabra University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 24,781 publications and 936,201 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 36 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#440 of 14,160In the World
#175 of 2,789In Europe
#14 of 75In Spain
#3 of 6In Barcelona
#81 of 1,227For Computational Linguistics
#103 of 1,123For Multimedia
#136 of 1,031For Linguistics
#874 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#332 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 96 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 7th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Spain and 369th in the World with 5,657 publications made and 162,287 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Linguistics, Law.

RankRanking
#7 of 63In Spain
#128 of 1,158In Europe
#369 of 5,152In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
19911113
1992310
199340
199421
1995818
19961736
19971726
19983064
199941134
200047223
200159148
200252182
200393250
2004111412
200598300
2006129435
2007166566
2008191517
2009201571
2010193613
20112141199
20122821240
20133021243
20143741455
20153671762
20164522935
20174291779
20184163166
20195171605
20205811491

Computer Science

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 6th for Computer Science in Spain and 323rd in the World with 5,485 publications made and 229,510 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science.

RankRanking
#6 of 63In Spain
#112 of 1,068In Europe
#323 of 4,494In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199343
199413
199510
199665
199742
19981342
1999616
200025336
200130125
200239193
200354161
200472211
2005103305
2006114635
2007143962
2008160462
2009229782
2010225895
20112731152
20123572436
20133732653
20144093610
20153832566
20164625044
20174512525
20184322576
20194342644
20204873422

Biology

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 18th for Biology in Spain and 632nd in the World with 5,255 publications made and 357,927 citations received. Main research topics: Genetics, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Oncology and Cancer research, Neuroscience, Evolutionary Biology.

RankRanking
#18 of 61In Spain
#221 of 958In Europe
#632 of 4,578In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199215
199300
199400
199529
199632
199720
1998427
1999851
200038479
2001511263
200258398
200379403
200486637
200586536
20061241123
20071171248
20081491073
20091591001
20101651436
20112422120
20122493480
20133273524
20144053868
20154204471
20164956681
20174693825
20184113159
20194172845
20204853623
SpecialitySpain rankEurope rankWorld rank
Evolutionary Biology254162
Bioinformatics and Computational biology266191
Genetics487231
Neuroscience9139348
Entomology5145372
Oncology and Cancer research10178518
Bioethics/Medical Ethics8173540
Pharmacology12171546
Molecular Biology15194622
Zoology23239659
Immunology18254762
Biophysics18278777
Toxicology23239791
Virology19237802
Biochemistry28312917
Agricultural Science433561249
Botany464141599

Medicine

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 16th for Medicine in Spain and 753rd in the World with 4,662 publications made and 214,820 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Oncology and Cancer research, Healthcare Management (MHA), Immunology, Health Science.

RankRanking
#16 of 63In Spain
#251 of 1,028In Europe
#753 of 4,839In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199215
199300
199410
199531
199643
199798
19981011
19991446
200030326
200133217
200238172
200350164
200462333
200557354
2006105569
2007114797
2008130741
2009147606
20101671248
20111981290
20122061391
20132581629
20142961909
20153713842
20163925148
20174333541
20183833975
20194522645
20204711911

Business

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 9th for Business in Spain and 405th in the World with 2,188 publications made and 76,070 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Actuarial Science, Public Policy / Administration, International Business.

RankRanking
#9 of 63In Spain
#143 of 1,028In Europe
#405 of 4,080In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
1992112
199351
1994714
19951333
19961399
19971747
19983361
199937136
20004490
20014054
20024162
20035978
200469167
200580259
200698422
200796429
2008102205
2009107386
201091415
2011102490
201290431
2013104445
2014130879
2015120858
2016167458
2017152465
201891262
201990434
2020138246

Psychology

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 11th for Psychology in Spain and 553rd in the World with 2,088 publications made and 80,640 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Social Psychology, Psychiatry, Child Psychology.

RankRanking
#11 of 61In Spain
#202 of 846In Europe
#553 of 3,753In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199413
199514
1996213
199735
199853
199958
200010114
2001729
20021180
20031521
200417139
200524127
200631240
200740166
200851223
200961360
201073647
2011102515
2012110762
20131591052
20141421032
20151761199
20161801095
20172171336
2018177729
2019154813
2020207745

Economics

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 1st for Economics in Spain and 190th in the World with 2,050 publications made and 103,834 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Development Studies, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#1 of 57In Spain
#69 of 803In Europe
#190 of 3,117In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199220
19938146
1994721
19951965
199622199
19971738
19984173
199939283
200059269
200162290
200256220
200372244
200487232
200598394
200692472
2007110553
200892196
2009110421
201095378
201188601
201290522
201386367
201499874
2015101510
201691230
2017104347
201861220
201977240
2020112314

Mathematics

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 8th for Mathematics in Spain and 326th in the World with 1,477 publications made and 82,686 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#8 of 59In Spain
#112 of 838In Europe
#326 of 3,475In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1991332
199240
19937142
199457
19951670
199616104
19972238
19983269
199944411
200052252
200148530
200254228
200365192
200463331
200560237
20066693
200765251
200859123
200982322
201056267
201154259
201262348
201370196
201463478
201580227
201671176
201767315
201856182
201956201
202056107

Art & Design

Pompeu Fabra University ranked 2nd for Art & Design in Spain and 184th in the World with 1,163 publications made and 24,922 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Music, Creative Writing, UX/UI Desgin, Game Design and Development.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#2 of 58In Spain
#62 of 734In Europe
#184 of 2,801In the World

Pompeu Fabra University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199312
199400
199510
199631
1997223
1998411
199925
20008239
200197
200279
20031638
20041935
20052791
20063238
200735172
20084976
20095372
20105692
20116491
201279190
201377204
2014103109
201592208
201693171
201799455
20186291
201971348
20206592

Other rankings

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