Royal Holloway, University of London: Rankings

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The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 44th in the United Kingdom and 543rd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 19 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Royal Holloway, University of London is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 22,240 publications and 1,101,473 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 87 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#543 of 14,160In the World
#211 of 2,789In Europe
#44 of 163In the United Kingdom
#34 of 131In England
#16 of 1,018For Paleontology
#42 of 1,078For Cyber Security
#59 of 1,013For Aesthetics
#551 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#774 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 16 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 44th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 281st in the World with 5,670 publications made and 145,598 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, History, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations.

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#44 of 142In the United Kingdom
#91 of 1,158In Europe
#281 of 5,152In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901311
1991157
1992157
19934856
19944153
199558177
19966434
19978393
199875118
199979115
200085214
200193113
200266122
200381408
2004108255
2005127429
2006127480
2007189610
2008235630
20092631138
2010248721
2011280916
2012268698
2013308992
20142891293
20153091035
20163471337
2017346877
2018328883
2019362677
2020381688

Environmental Science

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 34th for Environmental Science in the United Kingdom and 308th in the World with 3,857 publications made and 206,191 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Paleontology, Ecology, Petrology and Geochemistry, Earth science and Geophysics.

RankRanking
#34 of 123In the United Kingdom
#107 of 951In Europe
#308 of 4,129In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902136
19911853
19921840
199354126
199470242
199568179
199670190
199768190
199884275
199968188
2000100481
200187351
200295598
2003104433
2004113536
200593546
2006108702
2007112672
2008116564
20091511170
2010151995
20111471031
20121901009
2013165824
20141961469
2015194905
20161961197
2017203755
2018137653
2019199895
2020202969

Biology

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 43rd for Biology in the United Kingdom and 657th in the World with 3,268 publications made and 190,369 citations received. Main research topics: Paleontology, Botany, Biochemistry, Zoology, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#43 of 123In the United Kingdom
#229 of 958In Europe
#657 of 4,578In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902526
19912227
19921830
19933357
19943694
19954496
199659112
199753180
199863242
199954233
200088510
200176261
200289625
200390469
200489525
200576488
2006104951
200792627
200890601
20091531178
2010120915
2011101635
20121191133
2013112691
2014144912
2015138694
2016148903
2017165840
2018119611
2019141550
2020141361

Physics

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 59th for Physics in the United Kingdom and 1012th in the World with 3,026 publications made and 324,206 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Nuclear Physics, Materials Science, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering.

RankRanking
#59 of 105In the United Kingdom
#345 of 978In Europe
#1012 of 4,160In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902241
19912631
19922124
19932418
199445196
19954389
199660665
19973947
19983855
19993177
20004889
200132121
200236183
20035092
200472128
200561198
200694418
2007100261
200875230
200977376
2010841496
20111072093
20122026532
20131554329
20141324891
20151674089
20161502962
20171261602
20181633134
20191642086
202014319060

Computer Science

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 38th for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 392nd in the World with 2,910 publications made and 162,322 citations received. Main research topics: Cyber Security, Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#38 of 130In the United Kingdom
#145 of 1,068In Europe
#392 of 4,494In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010160
1991724
199211199
19931080
19941315
19951429
19962287
19973190
199832144
199939322
2000391267
200139187
200262251
200373425
200485482
2005116244
2006109437
2007104642
2008135556
2009132746
2010139584
2011134544
2012147718
2013127783
2014162780
2015155655
2016168712
20172101191
2018171502
2019168454
2020144394

Psychology

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 46th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 359th in the World with 2,309 publications made and 145,499 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Cognitive Science, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#46 of 135In the United Kingdom
#120 of 846In Europe
#359 of 3,753In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905164
1991832
199210215
19938103
19942560
19951376
19962982
199739162
199835195
199935217
200042279
200128116
200235309
200343292
200459488
200545221
200665469
200772791
200877455
200990679
201086620
2011103603
2012104600
2013112660
20141411017
2015147861
2016156874
2017189959
2018135689
2019149433
2020146427

Chemistry

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 55th for Chemistry in the United Kingdom and 1009th in the World with 1,943 publications made and 88,871 citations received. Main research topics: Petrology and Geochemistry, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry.

RankRanking
#55 of 108In the United Kingdom
#332 of 995In Europe
#1009 of 4,409In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902621
19912833
19921527
19932166
199453135
199546205
199657161
199748192
199859159
199938105
200057231
200141167
200237188
200346146
200438361
200540197
200651270
200742295
20082288
200938188
201045171
201136154
201263340
201358299
201450231
201551235
201648164
201764213
201850142
201966214
202083178

Medicine

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 63rd for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 874th in the World with 1,746 publications made and 85,632 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Physical Therapy, Health Science, Healthcare Management (MHA).

RankRanking
#63 of 133In the United Kingdom
#282 of 1,028In Europe
#874 of 4,839In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199047
199142
1992614
199315109
19942360
19952185
19962177
199732140
19982590
199934205
200021117
200137117
200232274
200340202
200444235
200550312
200658224
200745278
200848160
200967434
201054249
201164461
201248333
201361305
201489504
201580278
2016101599
2017133597
2018117940
2019110303
2020118663
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Social Work3340145
Psychiatry32104297
Toxicology31104313
Clinical Psychology3492321
Bioethics/Medical Ethics62154469
Healthcare Management (MHA)75188554
Gerontology60156558
Nursing88170559
Optometry54189566
Audiology54219571
Veterinary39169620
Physical Therapy64238641
Virology39211678
Family medicine75214685
Public Health73216706
Forensic Science68240720
Sports Medicine72278744
Health Science83257763
Anatomy and Physiology51254773
Oncology and Cancer research673721307
Immunology713811350

Business

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 64th for Business in the United Kingdom and 444th in the World with 1,592 publications made and 66,813 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems, Accounting, Human Resource Management.

RankRanking
#64 of 130In the United Kingdom
#159 of 1,028In Europe
#444 of 4,080In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199100
199220
1993468
19941117
1995711
19961212
19971322
19981636
19992477
200028175
20012871
20023152
200334251
200445155
200539147
200641236
200755236
200876297
200985461
201075266
201184371
201293341
201394684
2014126767
2015110552
2016107386
201794463
201872202
201960130
202079146

Art & Design

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 34th for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 198th in the World with 1,320 publications made and 16,174 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Literature, Creative Writing, Aesthetics, Performing arts.

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

RankRanking
#34 of 134In the United Kingdom
#67 of 734In Europe
#198 of 2,801In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199040
199140
199200
199372
1994511
199576
1996117
19971112
199897
19991519
20002224
20012670
20021218
20031345
20041832
20052526
20062993
20074943
20085374
20096499
20104938
20118092
20126650
201377190
201463130
20157291
201610465
201786127
20188680
201996119
202089152

Economics

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 52nd for Economics in the United Kingdom and 396th in the World with 1,058 publications made and 28,595 citations received. Main research topics: Political Economy, Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Investment Banking and Stock trading, International Relations and Diplomacy.

RankRanking
#52 of 121In the United Kingdom
#147 of 803In Europe
#396 of 3,117In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199130
199250
199346
199458
19951111
19961111
1997128
19981416
19991749
20001526
20012143
20022482
20031853
20042883
20052245
20062992
20073677
200851123
200945222
201044105
201141153
201257170
201359163
201464307
20154879
201677267
201764233
201852664
201958188
202076198

Mathematics

The Royal Holloway, University of London ranked 45th for Mathematics in the United Kingdom and 464th in the World with 982 publications made and 32,654 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#45 of 116In the United Kingdom
#172 of 838In Europe
#464 of 3,475In the World

Royal Holloway, University of London
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199042
199131
199230
199347
199411
199520
19961011
199785
19981520
19992643
20001430
200116227
200230147
200326172
20042750
20054898
200642105
20073943
200853142
20094380
20103567
20113349
201253142
201348191
201452148
20154996
201652150
201749175
201849795
201944158
202047101
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Blockchain and Cryptography948189
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics48197483
Statistics52199544
Actuarial Science70277730
Operations Research68270739
Applied Mathematics49348885

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Royal Holloway, University of London

SpecialityUnited KingdomEuropeWorld Rank
Aviation43137388
Aerospace Engineering53225635
Firefighting and Fire Science56281907
Nuclear Engineering473161008
Engineering744151257