Rio de Janeiro State Federal University: Rankings

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Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 49th in Brazil and 1905th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 82 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Rio de Janeiro State Federal University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 9,017 publications and 36,946 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 6 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#1905 of 14,160In the World
#106 of 1,756In Latin America
#49 of 198In Brazil
#4 of 9In Rio de Janeiro
#549 of 1,005For Library and Information science
#612 of 1,019For Art History
#669 of 1,123For Nursing
#3050 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#3001 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence

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Medicine

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 51st for Medicine in Brazil and 1551st in the World with 1,720 publications made and 14,536 citations received. Main research topics: Nursing, Surgery, Health Science, Immunology, Public Health.

RankRanking
#51 of 122In Brazil
#89 of 340In Latin America
#1551 of 4,839In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199221
199300
199400
199511
199610
199741
199800
199920
200030
200164
2002810
2003164
2004814
20052129
20062554
20075337
200861104
200988113
20107669
20116968
201295137
2013108174
201496230
2015119137
2016118129
2017150240
2018110137
2019154223
2020207367
SpecialityBrazil rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Nursing2836669
Dermatology2338710
Neurosurgery1528788
Plastic Surgery2542815
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)4367829
Gerontology4770876
Ophthalmology1939931
Epidemiology4478970
Pediatrics3967979
Healthcare Management (MHA)33531090
Family medicine40601135
Surgery42691145
Immunology37691151
Virology44891171
Psychiatry37601218
Pathology46811221
Physical Therapy37551264
Public Health51881309
Anatomy and Physiology51961419
Health Science43741480
Oncology and Cancer research37771585

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 44th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Brazil and 1486th in the World with 1,420 publications made and 5,387 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Philosophy, Library and Information science.

RankRanking
#44 of 120In Brazil
#85 of 366In Latin America
#1486 of 5,152In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199731
199810
199920
200000
200111
200271
200393
200498
200549
2006123
20073325
20082357
20094318
20106014
20116526
20127350
20136561
201482109
20159030
201611290
201711980
201815271
201917580
2020212206

Biology

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 64th for Biology in Brazil and 2150th in the World with 935 publications made and 11,327 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Zoology, Nutrition and Food Science, Virology, Botany.

RankRanking
#64 of 114In Brazil
#139 of 324In Latin America
#2150 of 4,578In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199211
199300
199400
199500
199621
199711
199811
199937
200010
200125
200234
200331
200448
20051214
20061252
20072430
20082128
20092462
20103769
20114881
201262133
20135281
201480248
201564104
201668127
201773198
201873143
2019100185
2020104203
SpecialityBrazil rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation4185867
Zoology4285957
Paleontology3069961
Immunology37691151
Virology44891171
Nutrition and Food Science511111336
Oncology and Cancer research37771585
Microbiology601271635
Botany661511653

Environmental Science

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 59th for Environmental Science in Brazil and 1826th in the World with 650 publications made and 5,776 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Oceanography, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation.

RankRanking
#59 of 111In Brazil
#142 of 333In Latin America
#1826 of 4,129In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199610
199700
199800
199900
200000
200111
200233
200367
200447
200591
2006823
20072654
20081920
20091410
20102416
20114133
20123567
20134159
20145663
20155283
201667107
20176489
20184495
20194582
20205676
SpecialityBrazil rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Oceanography1951815
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation4185867
Paleontology3069961
Ecology45901066
Geography and Cartography541351191
Geology391051758

Computer Science

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 40th for Computer Science in Brazil and 1921st in the World with 630 publications made and 4,724 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Library and Information science, Multimedia, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence (AI).

RankRanking
#40 of 95In Brazil
#70 of 273In Latin America
#1921 of 4,494In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199900
200000
200111
200232
200331
200458
2005436
2006128
2007155
20082522
20093935
20102955
20114335
20124872
20134025
20143542
20155542
20164633
20174763
20184935
20196639
202053104

Business

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 36th for Business in Brazil and 1721st in the World with 458 publications made and 2,975 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Project Management, Public Policy / Administration, Entertainment Industry Business.

RankRanking
#36 of 95In Brazil
#63 of 266In Latin America
#1721 of 4,080In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200220
200310
200458
200532
2006158
2007125
20081135
20091826
20101914
20111910
20123010
20132713
20142236
20154848
20163181
20174260
20184025
20194934
20205860
SpecialityBrazil rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Project Management1726816
Management Information Systems1825829
Public Policy / Administration4166862
Entertainment Industry Business3046902

Art & Design

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 27th for Art & Design in Brazil and 1121st in the World with 379 publications made and 911 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Art History, Multimedia, Music, Aesthetics.

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

RankRanking
#27 of 78In Brazil
#42 of 177In Latin America
#1121 of 2,801In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199910
200000
200111
200200
200310
200447
200516
200631
200791
2008203
2009173
20102510
2011264
2012258
2013183
2014286
2015303
20165447
2017286
2018254
2019243
2020325
SpecialityBrazil rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Singing and Vocal Performance1521524
Music1013541
Cinematography2229565
Art History2133612
Performing arts2751625
Creative Writing2331637
Aesthetics2634771
Fashion Design2025774
Photography2340814
Entertainment Industry Business3046902
Literature2843911
Sculpture2749921
Painting and Drawing2749921
Architecture3252970
Multimedia19331026

Psychology

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University ranked 49th for Psychology in Brazil and 1968th in the World with 307 publications made and 2,942 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Psychiatry, Sexology, Special Education.

RankRanking
#49 of 101In Brazil
#93 of 264In Latin America
#1968 of 3,753In the World

Rio de Janeiro State Federal University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199731
199800
199900
200000
200110
200210
200320
200410
2005129
2006513
20071113
2008950
2009126
201073
20111513
20121530
2013196
20141932
20151927
2016208
20172874
20183416
20193629
20203354
SpecialityBrazil rankLatin America rankWorld rank
Special Education3954933
Sexology3452935
Education Majors49851207
Psychiatry37601218

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Rio de Janeiro State Federal University

SpecialityBrazilLatin AmericaWorld Rank
Economics561603015
Mathematics591463037
Chemistry801813356
Engineering741863538