Pontificia Bolivariana University: Rankings

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Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 7th in Colombia and 1629th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 54 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Pontificia Bolivariana University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 7,701 publications and 28,352 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 19 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1629 of 14,160In the World
#79 of 1,756In Latin America
#7 of 190In Colombia
#2 of 22In Medellin
#720 of 1,127For Philosophy
#747 of 1,043For Bioethics/Medical Ethics
#749 of 1,003For Dermatology
#1113 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#2053 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence

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Medicine

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 10th for Medicine in Colombia and 1812th in the World with 1,298 publications made and 8,914 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN), Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dermatology, Pediatrics.

RankRanking
#10 of 38In Colombia
#106 of 340In Latin America
#1812 of 4,839In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199070
199150
199242
199394
199420
199510
199621
199720
199811
199910
200056
200117
20021124
2003510
20041927
20052449
20062312
2007326
200843110
20093729
20104338
201155125
20127522
201386107
20149530
20159765
201610652
2017132109
20189686
20199962
202011458
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics740747
Dermatology544749
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)870851
Ophthalmology534883
Social Work332903
Critical Care Nursing746927
Epidemiology1079972
Gastroenterology and Hepatology6591040
Gerontology11891068
Pediatrics11831111
Psychiatry6531180
Surgery9821248
Pathology10891269
Immunology9791311
Public Health151241642

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 14th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Colombia and 1907th in the World with 1,097 publications made and 2,048 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Demography, Philosophy, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#14 of 45In Colombia
#131 of 366In Latin America
#1907 of 5,152In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199040
199110
199230
199300
199420
199550
199600
199710
199820
199910
200020
200115
200220
200359
200466
2005710
2006102
200770
20082116
2009299
2010303
20114426
2012483
20137830
20148010
20157129
2016788
201717727
201813036
201910641
202011233

Engineering

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 7th for Engineering in Colombia and 2171st in the World with 788 publications made and 7,862 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Chemical Engineering, Product and Industrial Design, Marine Engineering.

RankRanking
#7 of 39In Colombia
#87 of 298In Latin America
#2171 of 4,716In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199610
199700
199816
199923
200000
200120
2002513
2003758
20041122
20051422
20061718
20072731
20081911
20092429
20103422
20113915
20124252
20133142
20143988
20155643
201676148
201799113
201875204
201986178
20206090

Chemistry

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 7th for Chemistry in Colombia and 2487th in the World with 416 publications made and 5,318 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#7 of 32In Colombia
#120 of 279In Latin America
#2487 of 4,409In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199913
200000
200122
2002413
200336
20041021
2005932
200697
2007822
2008119
20091225
20101022
20111813
20122654
20131741
20142341
20152636
201635119
20173146
20183970
201947150
20205090
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Chemical Engineering7721666
Materials Science7882139

Environmental Science

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 19th for Environmental Science in Colombia and 2186th in the World with 415 publications made and 2,350 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Urban and Regional planning, Mining Engineering.

RankRanking
#19 of 42In Colombia
#178 of 333In Latin America
#2186 of 4,129In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199300
199410
199510
199610
199710
199800
199910
200000
200125
200210
200310
200441
200540
200644
200795
2008172
2009122
2010122
2011215
20122555
20133699
20143524
2015407
20163533
20176935
20182525
20192225
20202436
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Mining Engineering326916
Urban and Regional planning9641008
Geography and Cartography191591374
Environmental Management9921743

Biology

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 14th for Biology in Colombia and 2648th in the World with 385 publications made and 5,461 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Microbiology, Bioethics/Medical Ethics.

RankRanking
#14 of 35In Colombia
#189 of 324In Latin America
#2648 of 4,578In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199200
199300
199410
199514
199633
199700
199800
199900
200023
200149
2002622
200300
2004624
2005848
2006515
20071010
20081338
2009814
2010139
20112216
20121739
20132444
20143523
20153153
20162977
20173455
20182977
20192434
20203840
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics740747
Immunology9791311
Microbiology101251616

Psychology

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 12th for Psychology in Colombia and 2038th in the World with 354 publications made and 1,359 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Psychiatry, Child Psychology, Social Work.

RankRanking
#12 of 35In Colombia
#105 of 264In Latin America
#2038 of 3,753In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199300
199400
199530
199600
199700
199800
199900
200010
200100
200200
200318
200420
200545
200641
200775
2008103
200956
2010929
2011111
20122020
20132410
2014234
20152312
20163825
20177014
2018356
20192815
20202527
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Social Work332903
Psychiatry6531180
Child Psychology7651351
Education Majors131071366
Social Psychology11901712

Physics

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 7th for Physics in Colombia and 2367th in the World with 336 publications made and 4,052 citations received. Main research topic: Materials Science.

RankRanking
#7 of 28In Colombia
#108 of 232In Latin America
#2367 of 4,160In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199913
200000
200100
2002513
200336
2004720
2005821
200685
2007819
200888
20091321
2010814
20111611
20122124
20131424
20141626
20152327
20162369
20173278
20183273
201938116
20203662
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Materials Science7882139

Computer Science

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 17th for Computer Science in Colombia and 2752nd in the World with 323 publications made and 1,331 citations received. Main research topic: Artificial Intelligence (AI).

RankRanking
#17 of 37In Colombia
#125 of 273In Latin America
#2752 of 4,494In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199610
199700
199816
199910
200000
200110
200200
200300
200400
200551
200631
200793
200842
200984
2010124
2011122
2012173
20132116
2014206
20152454
20163221
20175729
20183045
20193232
20202332
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Artificial Intelligence (AI)131042378

Business

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 12th for Business in Colombia and 2066th in the World with 281 publications made and 1,409 citations received. Main research topic: Entertainment Industry Business.

RankRanking
#12 of 34In Colombia
#89 of 266In Latin America
#2066 of 4,080In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200010
200100
200200
2003452
200410
200510
200620
200730
200820
200941
201081
2011122
20121414
2013122
2014212
2015234
2016325
20175524
20183528
20192416
2020183
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Entertainment Industry Business552922

Art & Design

Pontificia Bolivariana University ranked 10th for Art & Design in Colombia and 1902nd in the World with 177 publications made and 162 citations received. Main research topics: Performing arts, Entertainment Industry Business.

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

RankRanking
#10 of 24In Colombia
#92 of 177In Latin America
#1902 of 2,801In the World

Pontificia Bolivariana University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200111
200200
200300
200420
200510
200610
200712
200840
200930
201071
201170
2012100
201382
2014123
201591
2016212
2017395
2018143
2019101
2020111
SpecialityColombia rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Performing arts859692
Entertainment Industry Business552922

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Pontificia Bolivariana University

SpecialityColombiaLatin AmericaWorld Rank
Mathematics141222783
Economics201492916