Queensland University of Technology: Rankings

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The Queensland University of Technology ranked 10th in Australia and 288th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 51 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Queensland University of Technology is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 57,281 publications and 1,462,204 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 61 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#288 of 14,160In the World
#12 of 59In Oceania
#10 of 40In Australia
#1 of 2In Brisbane
#6 of 1,030For Optometry
#9 of 1,493For Education Majors
#17 of 1,519For Management Information Systems
#688 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#271 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 48 other topics

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Medicine

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 13th for Medicine in Australia and 312th in the World with 15,779 publications made and 459,366 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Public Health, Physical Therapy, Oncology and Cancer research, Nursing.

RankRanking
#13 of 39In Australia
#15 of 50In Oceania
#312 of 4,839In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902325
19912343
19924661
19934870
199456180
199585163
199686127
1997122220
1998100240
1999131356
2000136413
2001157443
2002151449
2003197773
2004227780
2005242790
20063461151
20073711343
20084071484
20096142322
20106292196
20117572590
20128485144
20139793916
201411673499
201512436767
201613765744
201711706195
20189784042
201910894136
202012785997

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 9th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Australia and 144th in the World with 13,147 publications made and 314,977 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#9 of 39In Australia
#11 of 52In Oceania
#144 of 5,152In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990123
1991123
19923824
19935825
19946055
199589106
199688213
1997100135
1998102188
1999103216
2000126441
2001113247
2002149316
2003183442
2004247780
2005302825
2006359783
2007407962
20084531362
20095471747
20106061520
20116501573
20127423902
20138522285
20148252005
20159414160
201610534420
20178983086
20188202169
20198942279
20209092216

Engineering

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 9th for Engineering in Australia and 276th in the World with 11,532 publications made and 288,863 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Structural Engineering.

RankRanking
#9 of 38In Australia
#10 of 49In Oceania
#276 of 4,716In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990114
19912621
199237196
19935735
19945835
199569147
199675131
1997118113
199894149
199986139
2000126328
2001139232
2002164317
2003208468
2004179424
2005250581
2006250632
2007295700
20084381281
20094591357
20104681693
20115101646
20126341714
20136962136
20147532520
20158192999
20168543829
20177664420
20187424379
20197945463
20208814490

Computer Science

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 6th for Computer Science in Australia and 164th in the World with 9,060 publications made and 230,027 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Computer Vision, Cyber Security, Machine Learning.

RankRanking
#6 of 39In Australia
#7 of 50In Oceania
#164 of 4,494In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199053
19911822
19922120
19933739
19946549
19954989
19966841
1997116103
199888241
19999483
2000105282
2001124302
2002128274
2003202760
2004202484
2005287626
2006275917
20073001021
2008368914
20094301033
20104911047
20114381096
20125321721
20135531557
20146271520
20155881901
20166082742
20175552589
20184753016
20194351901
20205592120

Business

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 7th for Business in Australia and 74th in the World with 7,680 publications made and 213,583 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Marketing, Project Management, Occupational Safety and Health, Human Resource Management.

RankRanking
#7 of 39In Australia
#7 of 51In Oceania
#74 of 4,080In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199061
19911533
19921712
1993184
19944033
19952929
19964755
19973781
19984555
199965104
200087533
2001108174
200295334
2003158414
2004170649
20052191030
2006254714
20073041128
20083491081
2009411953
20103761103
20114031164
20124401257
20135411792
20145161467
20155961910
20165741851
20175131914
20183571396
20193501086
2020350968

Psychology

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 11th for Psychology in Australia and 164th in the World with 7,380 publications made and 213,323 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Child Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#11 of 39In Australia
#13 of 49In Oceania
#164 of 3,753In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199061
19911817
19922717
19934542
19944897
199569116
19965796
199768171
199866165
199971179
200086297
200188245
200294273
2003120411
2004139577
2005174698
2006199846
2007224730
20082551007
20093551407
20103401219
20113731323
20124421481
20134861320
20144691236
20155611515
20166471877
20175362256
20183631271
2019379954
20203831082

Biology

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 20th for Biology in Australia and 582nd in the World with 6,645 publications made and 214,180 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Nanotechnology, Genetics, Immunology, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

RankRanking
#20 of 39In Australia
#23 of 51In Oceania
#582 of 4,578In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990517
1991841
19922433
19932543
199428152
19953154
19963270
19974568
19984263
19993194
200045155
200164196
200245193
200387225
200483312
2005104330
2006115408
2007140557
2008175727
2009176694
20102111025
20112521049
20123171371
20133461868
20145182497
20156012860
20166583917
20176554505
20184433050
20194953514
20205702975

Chemistry

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 13th for Chemistry in Australia and 487th in the World with 6,587 publications made and 192,056 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry.

RankRanking
#13 of 38In Australia
#14 of 50In Oceania
#487 of 4,409In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990117
19911511
1992138
19932720
19942720
19954168
19963880
19975676
199849107
199948149
200067130
200175180
200282212
2003100362
200492289
2005135368
2006112343
2007151529
2008197747
2009184719
20102221299
20112301164
20123061067
20133451324
20144451730
20154251871
20165012619
20174973637
20185173315
20195824328
20206303986

Physics

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 12th for Physics in Australia and 459th in the World with 5,570 publications made and 147,121 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biophysics, Condensed Matter Physics.

RankRanking
#12 of 37In Australia
#13 of 46In Oceania
#459 of 4,160In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
19911518
19922113
19932712
19943218
199539124
19963859
19975666
19984799
19993874
20006575
200155112
200274161
200380201
200468128
2005107254
2006103253
2007111315
2008181612
2009157541
2010160994
2011173629
2012251793
20132761019
20143411420
20153271497
20164052162
20174122870
20184692873
20195304492
20205743593

Environmental Science

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 18th for Environmental Science in Australia and 326th in the World with 4,618 publications made and 123,708 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Ecology, Geology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

RankRanking
#18 of 39In Australia
#22 of 51In Oceania
#326 of 4,129In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199162
1992105
199394
1994128
19951424
19962027
19972222
19982649
19992864
200042177
20013587
200240114
200365149
200480245
200599406
200693307
2007112285
2008136352
2009150366
2010216503
2011239848
2012247897
2013284927
20143511469
20154392097
20164532128
20173561955
20182651517
20193001336
20202951954

Mathematics

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 7th for Mathematics in Australia and 154th in the World with 3,415 publications made and 81,215 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#7 of 39In Australia
#8 of 48In Oceania
#154 of 3,475In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199041
1991149
19922220
19933044
19944453
19954295
19964257
199749110
19986197
199961150
200070229
200160119
20027785
200392270
2004106323
2005115276
2006110196
2007125326
2008150245
2009156379
2010148290
2011152484
2012229361
2013190405
2014174273
2015203594
2016208537
2017172379
2018135330
2019128520
2020163423

Economics

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 15th for Economics in Australia and 226th in the World with 2,503 publications made and 49,076 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#15 of 39In Australia
#16 of 50In Oceania
#226 of 3,117In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199121
199263
199362
1994145
1995147
199688
19971217
1998178
19992346
200047138
20013643
20025254
20036091
200457151
20055484
200683135
200796228
2008118386
2009115248
2010110372
2011108297
2012124299
2013140283
2014157312
2015199508
2016186420
2017182409
2018125331
2019121331
2020161444

Art & Design

The Queensland University of Technology ranked 10th for Art & Design in Australia and 132nd in the World with 1,991 publications made and 26,046 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, UX/UI Desgin, Graphic Design, 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
#10 of 39In Australia
#11 of 48In Oceania
#132 of 2,801In the World

Queensland University of Technology
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199217
199332
199491
19951011
19961010
1997163
199882
19991211
20001728
20011225
20021519
20032918
20045585
20056166
20065898
200765107
200887100
200992121
2010104112
201197202
2012121200
2013132276
2014141229
2015150252
2016164350
2017137349
201898326
2019117118
2020123111