Roskilde University: Rankings

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Roskilde University ranked 7th in Denmark and 1068th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 63 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Roskilde University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 10,507 publications and 192,827 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 21 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1068 of 14,160In the World
#389 of 2,789In Europe
#7 of 27In Denmark
#162 of 1,013For Aesthetics
#180 of 1,037For Public Policy / Administration
#211 of 1,009For Political Economy
#1397 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1264 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 60 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Roskilde University ranked 6th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Denmark and 453rd in the World with 3,322 publications made and 60,560 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Gender Studies, Demography.

RankRanking
#6 of 12In Denmark
#171 of 1,158In Europe
#453 of 5,152In the World

Roskilde University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990102
1991131
1992810
19931111
1994287
1995188
19962823
19972956
199855101
19994698
20003744
20015052
200260119
200370163
200470258
200586210
2006117411
2007112157
2008107215
2009142402
2010147198
2011172387
2012179196
2013217425
2014235281
2015234423
2016232472
2017213414
2018165283
2019130213
2020192834

Biology

Roskilde University ranked 6th for Biology in Denmark and 1287th in the World with 1,173 publications made and 42,523 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Oncology and Cancer research, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#6 of 7In Denmark
#393 of 958In Europe
#1287 of 4,578In the World

Roskilde University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199099
1991613
199220
1993810
19941121
19951837
19961420
199727116
19982049
19992349
20003193
20012148
200227101
200333114
20043598
200530161
200641139
200747166
200839135
200946136
201031103
201156278
201251168
201351220
201452165
201574401
201670277
201771304
201846269
201963199
202069322

Business

Roskilde University ranked 7th for Business in Denmark and 554th in the World with 1,103 publications made and 35,556 citations received. Main research topics: Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Project Management, Hospitality and Hotel Management.

RankRanking
#7 of 8In Denmark
#214 of 1,028In Europe
#554 of 4,080In the World

Roskilde University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199130
199210
1993214
199469
199531
19961115
19971091
199823108
19991826
200086
20011440
20022382
20032641
200437142
20052779
200646286
200733169
20083472
200955329
20105480
201174266
201260129
201363164
201469146
201577120
201680316
201772273
20184129
20194572
20206390

Environmental Science

Roskilde University ranked 6th for Environmental Science in Denmark and 929th in the World with 1,004 publications made and 33,341 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Environmental Chemistry, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#6 of 9In Denmark
#328 of 951In Europe
#929 of 4,129In the World

Roskilde University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199042
199124
199232
199310
1994633
19951528
1996911
19972275
19981524
19991560
20002651
20012359
200234104
20033370
200434122
20052027
200639172
200756183
200837113
200937111
201041111
201158139
201238155
201361211
201449103
201571342
201656185
201756161
201828176
201939186
202041192

Chemistry

Roskilde University ranked 6th for Chemistry in Denmark and 1620th in the World with 918 publications made and 27,473 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Computational Chemistry.

RankRanking
#6 of 6In Denmark
#472 of 995In Europe
#1620 of 4,409In the World

Roskilde University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199075
1991714
199251
19931036
19941320
19951767
19961426
19971833
19981524
19992238
20002349
20012255
20022780
20032970
20041841
20052955
20062647
200744144
20082976
20092966
201036131
201148142
20122983
201340123
201446121
201559230
20164699
201742175
201834105
201947176
202042205
SpecialityDenmark rankEurope rankWorld rank
Computational Chemistry5245573
Physical chemistry4249602
Environmental Chemistry6253676
Biochemistry63681148
Organic Chemistry64111357
Inorganic Chemistry64331595
Chemical Engineering64491732
Materials Science65421971

Medicine

Roskilde University ranked 6th for Medicine in Denmark and 1497th in the World with 909 publications made and 20,832 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Oncology and Cancer research, Healthcare Management (MHA), Immunology, Surgery.

RankRanking
#6 of 10In Denmark
#438 of 1,028In Europe
#1497 of 4,839In the World

Roskilde University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199141
199230
199338
1994715
199552
1996610
1997917
199883
1999634
2000914
2001615
20021860
20031846
20041522
20051317
20061549
20072857
20083287
20093292
201033117
201138170
201266234
201356122
201451137
201581243
201660197
20173861
201853138
201956260
202092518
SpecialityDenmark rankEurope rankWorld rank
Social Work4107343
Bioethics/Medical Ethics3131408
Toxicology5136428
Plastic Surgery5250832
Healthcare Management (MHA)63481028
Cardiology63511080
Public Health63521163
Surgery63531177
Pharmacology63351316
Immunology63851356
Oncology and Cancer research63961416
Health Science64321565

Economics

Roskilde University ranked 7th for Economics in Denmark and 614th in the World with 672 publications made and 9,166 citations received. Main research topics: Political Economy, Development Studies, International Relations and Diplomacy, Environmental Economics, International Trade.

RankRanking
#7 of 8In Denmark
#234 of 803In Europe
#614 of 3,117In the World

Roskilde University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199040
199153
199240
199310
199431
199541
199654
199761
19981411
1999917
200074
200179
20021150
20031117
20041941
20051575
20061625
20071915
20081614
20092759
20102521
20113234
20124082
20134117
20145884
20155361
20165178
20175472
20182961
20192629
20204072

Engineering

Roskilde University ranked 7th for Engineering in Denmark and 1764th in the World with 655 publications made and 17,527 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Renewable Energy Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Applied/Engineering Physics.

RankRanking
#7 of 10In Denmark
#532 of 1,147In Europe
#1764 of 4,716In the World

Roskilde University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199040
199121
199250
1993943
1994108
1995729
19961416
1997720
199844
19991317
20001437
20011023
20021322
20031027
20041554
20051935
2006155
20074969
20082974
20092182
201031103
20112976
201222104
20133570
20142874
201545101
201636211
201742127
20182158
201929110
202033200

Computer Science

Roskilde University ranked 8th for Computer Science in Denmark and 1207th in the World with 622 publications made and 16,565 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Information Technology.

RankRanking
#8 of 10In Denmark
#432 of 1,068In Europe
#1207 of 4,494In the World

Roskilde University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199111
199211
199320
199446
199530
199659
19971015
1998981
1999108
2000412
200169
20021826
20032242
20042470
20051827
20062483
20072723
20082663
20093487
20103488
20114389
201237148
20133531
201442120
20153591
201633206
201731136
201819169
20191821
20202626
SpecialityDenmark rankEurope rankWorld rank
Management Information Systems7163404
Information Technology5139447
Computational Linguistics7330891
Artificial Intelligence (AI)85631916

Psychology

Roskilde University ranked 6th for Psychology in Denmark and 872nd in the World with 601 publications made and 11,800 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Sexology, Social Work.

RankRanking
#6 of 9In Denmark
#314 of 846In Europe
#872 of 3,753In the World

Roskilde University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199110
199237
199300
199445
199510
199620
199710
1998619
199948
2000520
2001616
2002627
2003893
2004942
20051318
20061431
2007918
20081521
20093673
20102269
20113655
20123010
201354106
201454108
201563131
20165079
20175073
20182696
20191936
20203341
SpecialityDenmark rankEurope rankWorld rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution5102292
Social Work4107343
Education Majors4125440
Sexology3144510
Social Psychology6264785

Art & Design

Roskilde University ranked 8th for Art & Design in Denmark and 605th in the World with 395 publications made and 6,404 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Aesthetics, Art History, Literature, Fashion Design.

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

RankRanking
#8 of 10In Denmark
#249 of 734In Europe
#605 of 2,801In the World

Roskilde University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199210
199320
199420
199500
199620
199733
199820
199941
200054
2001617
200272
20031234
2004566
20051023
20061651
2007129
20081035
20091541
20101618
20111637
20122125
20133410
20142115
20153689
20164034
20172733
2018135
20192521
2020195
SpecialityDenmark rankEurope rankWorld rank
Photography252146
Aesthetics459162
Fashion Design5161387
Cinematography5168429
Performing arts6166435
Creative Writing6165448
Entertainment Industry Business7180466
Art History3177482
Sculpture5238547
Painting and Drawing5238547
Landscape Architecture6246628
Literature5235712
Music7270733
Interior Design10287982

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Roskilde University

SpecialityDenmarkEuropeWorld Rank
Math Teachers484373
Atomic and Molecular physics6362991
Mathematics74121154
Physics64751552