Pontifical Catholic University of Peru: Rankings

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The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st in Peru and 952nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 19 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 15,764 publications and 72,886 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 84 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#952 of 14,160In the World
#40 of 1,756In Latin America
#1 of 136In Peru
#1 of 43In Lima
#327 of 1,036For Human Rights Law
#342 of 1,252For History
#351 of 1,127For Philosophy
#434 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#899 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 16 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Peru and 860th in the World with 2,618 publications made and 10,392 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Philosophy, Law, Demography.

RankRanking
#1 of 17In Peru
#46 of 366In Latin America
#860 of 5,152In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990100
1991110
1992170
1993172
1994211
19951313
1996181
1997222
1998151
19993341
20003213
20012719
2002323
2003317
20043318
2005243
2006343
2007368
2008559
20095338
20106547
201168217
201212120
201316830
201424698
2015242117
2016250126
2017244130
2018198130
201916660
2020146268

Environmental Science

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 2nd for Environmental Science in Peru and 1428th in the World with 1,052 publications made and 6,976 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Ecology, Geology, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#2 of 13In Peru
#102 of 333In Latin America
#1428 of 4,129In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199040
199120
199271
199390
199440
199510
199630
199771
199870
1999102
200085
200170
200271
200330
2004112
2005101
2006179
20071518
20081818
20091914
20102217
20114716
20123761
2013518
201498121
2015121241
2016109131
201793198
201862118
201992259
202065172
SpecialityPeru rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Geography and Cartography268635
Urban and Regional planning134726
Forestry3143990
Environmental Management1621357
Agricultural Science31331484
Geology2941620
Ecology41651668

Engineering

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Engineering in Peru and 2305th in the World with 751 publications made and 5,855 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Robotics, Civil Engineering, Polymer science and Plastics engineering.

RankRanking
#1 of 9In Peru
#100 of 298In Latin America
#2305 of 4,716In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199220
199310
199400
199531
199689
199740
199835
199900
200010
200121
200252
2003714
200457
200551
200663
200776
20081012
20091012
20101528
20112312
20123451
20132623
201447103
201550107
20168569
201793148
201897213
201998183
202082203
SpecialityPeru rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Civil Engineering119713
Polymer science and Plastics engineering130932
Robotics127938
Optical Engineering1671731
Materials Science31082407

Business

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Business in Peru and 1153rd in the World with 715 publications made and 5,910 citations received. Main research topics: Public Policy / Administration, Management, International Business, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Management Information Systems.

RankRanking
#1 of 10In Peru
#31 of 266In Latin America
#1153 of 4,080In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199300
199410
199500
199600
199740
199840
1999338
200050
200120
200220
200330
200441
200541
200630
2007102
20081435
20091827
20102775
20113341
20123184
20135756
20147549
20156461
20166961
20178169
20184968
20196266
202056148

Physics

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Physics in Peru and 2264th in the World with 678 publications made and 34,701 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Nuclear Physics, Optical Engineering, Astrobiology.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Peru
#100 of 232In Latin America
#2264 of 4,160In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199210
199300
199400
199541
199699
199741
199835
1999512
200084
2001917
200267
2003817
2004210
2005814
2006514
20072063
200855
2009146
201022327
201118423
201243407
201335681
201436671
201547504
201679792
201764283
201867232
201954358
202078351
SpecialityPeru rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Nuclear Physics131728
Quantum and Particle physics157938
Astrobiology1531082
Optical Engineering1671731
Materials Science31082407

Computer Science

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Computer Science in Peru and 2023rd in the World with 506 publications made and 5,670 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Computer Vision, Library and Information science, UX/UI Desgin.

RankRanking
#1 of 7In Peru
#78 of 273In Latin America
#2023 of 4,494In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199210
199310
199400
199500
199600
199710
199820
199910
200010
200120
200200
200320
200431
200500
200640
200740
200863
2009512
2010142
2011124
20121812
20132316
20142835
20154544
20166094
201781425
20186761
2019591078
202052129

Economics

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Economics in Peru and 1040th in the World with 493 publications made and 5,439 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, Investment Banking and Stock trading, International Economics.

RankRanking
#1 of 5In Peru
#33 of 170In Latin America
#1040 of 3,117In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199120
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199720
199830
1999638
200020
200136
200240
200340
200430
200520
200631
200776
2008108
2009113
20102219
201121200
20122871
20133619
20145025
20153354
20165319
20175044
20183197
20193846
20203071

Psychology

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 3rd for Psychology in Peru and 1645th in the World with 447 publications made and 3,219 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution.

RankRanking
#3 of 9In Peru
#74 of 264In Latin America
#1645 of 3,753In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
199110
199220
199330
199430
199530
199610
199720
199810
199920
200010
200150
200220
2003418
200421
200531
200675
200791
200892
20091813
20101219
20111826
20122313
20132024
20142621
20154718
201644127
20174271
20182841
201931127
202038194
SpecialityPeru rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution125747
Education Majors1621033
Child Psychology2531249
Social Psychology2531283

Art & Design

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Art & Design in Peru and 1305th in the World with 271 publications made and 497 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Creative Writing, Performing arts, UX/UI Desgin, Graphic Design.

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

RankRanking
#1 of 2In Peru
#47 of 177In Latin America
#1305 of 2,801In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199110
199220
199300
199420
199500
199600
199710
199800
199931
200030
200110
200251
200330
200410
200531
200640
200730
200851
200920
20101312
201160
201258
2013152
2014171
2015183
20163312
20173618
20182611
20193714
2020162

Mathematics

The Pontifical Catholic University of Peru ranked 1st for Mathematics in Peru and 1684th in the World with 241 publications made and 2,285 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#1 of 3In Peru
#60 of 187In Latin America
#1684 of 3,475In the World

Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199720
199810
1999238
200010
200100
200240
200340
200432
200510
200631
200720
200841
200999
20101416
20111420
20121211
2013166
20142117
20151826
20162437
20172426
20181420
20191928
20201747
SpecialityPeru rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics126922
Math Teachers1351259

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

SpecialityPeruLatin AmericaWorld Rank
Sonography and Ultrasound138993
Chemistry31312642
Biology42062847
Medicine62303276