Saarland University: Rankings

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Saarland University ranked 31st in Germany and 360th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 115 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Saarland University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 40,539 publications and 1,191,543 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 67 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#360 of 14,160In the World
#141 of 2,789In Europe
#31 of 370In Germany
#1 of 4In Saarland
#1 of 4In Saarbrucken
#75 of 1,091For Neurosurgery
#123 of 1,141For Biophysics
#188 of 1,025For Computer Engineering
#614 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#335 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 112 other topics

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Medicine

Saarland University ranked 30th for Medicine in Germany and 371st in the World with 10,872 publications made and 367,385 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Pathology, Immunology, Cardiology.

RankRanking
#30 of 114In Germany
#128 of 1,028In Europe
#371 of 4,839In the World

Saarland University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19908557
19918979
19928674
199396101
19949998
1995102163
1996131131
1997107154
1998126308
1999147342
2000158316
2001174473
2002153534
2003194781
2004214981
20052051295
20062381194
20072671350
20082911359
20093191512
20103301874
20113832044
20124402112
20135082354
20145262552
20155713058
20166643016
20176422689
20185582406
20196512865
20207962800

Biology

Saarland University ranked 32nd for Biology in Germany and 360th in the World with 8,357 publications made and 400,268 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biophysics.

RankRanking
#32 of 100In Germany
#132 of 958In Europe
#360 of 4,578In the World

Saarland University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19907086
199164134
199277121
19937461
199477106
199595243
199699180
199777280
199879291
199984268
200095389
2001133828
2002149750
2003140820
20041781186
20051881269
20062351307
20072691553
20082751190
20092941294
20102721491
20113261819
20123812132
20133802959
20144202954
20154613027
20165012901
20174962591
20183963144
20194161877
20204452111
SpecialityGermany rankEurope rankWorld rank
Biophysics938123
Bioinformatics and Computational biology1579217
Biochemistry2595259
Molecular Biology29100305
Neuroscience32132320
Pharmacology21102328
Oncology and Cancer research28112339
Nanotechnology27106342
Genetics33136345
Immunology32129348
Virology26133400
Biotechnology22156425
Microbiology37180487
Toxicology25166525
Evolutionary Biology41212551
Astrobiology49336943
Botany48308958
Nutrition and Food Science363351196

Chemistry

Saarland University ranked 32nd for Chemistry in Germany and 385th in the World with 7,709 publications made and 232,840 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy.

RankRanking
#32 of 110In Germany
#128 of 995In Europe
#385 of 4,409In the World

Saarland University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19907854
19916180
1992108131
19937481
199478123
199599144
199679119
19978891
1998102203
199992175
2000103217
2001124374
2002138466
2003137386
2004159592
2005190519
2006204742
2007255753
2008267628
2009252833
2010275884
2011276801
2012309898
20133141343
20143511700
20153611509
20163841553
20173571553
20183261412
20193411081
20203401073

Physics

Saarland University ranked 30th for Physics in Germany and 351st in the World with 6,543 publications made and 182,483 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Condensed Matter Physics, Biophysics, Nanotechnology, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#30 of 112In Germany
#125 of 978In Europe
#351 of 4,160In the World

Saarland University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19908365
19915668
19928172
19935440
19946095
19959465
199659114
19977570
199869121
199971123
200085150
2001110239
2002109396
2003117344
2004123427
2005157375
2006144361
2007207425
2008227471
2009192628
2010218546
2011223574
2012252657
20132981041
20143041278
20153031245
20163171136
20172741201
20183311363
2019337973
20203331119

Engineering

Saarland University ranked 27th for Engineering in Germany and 450th in the World with 6,531 publications made and 166,594 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering.

RankRanking
#27 of 137In Germany
#148 of 1,147In Europe
#450 of 4,716In the World

Saarland University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906325
19914024
19927163
19934238
19945067
19957552
19964557
19977263
19986396
199975102
200084267
2001109245
2002109340
2003125383
2004119376
2005160306
2006166427
2007219560
2008248619
2009207770
2010260631
2011257605
2012313805
20133341040
20143291297
20153611274
20163451240
20173291303
20183641449
20193641107
20203841304

Computer Science

Saarland University ranked 19th for Computer Science in Germany and 288th in the World with 5,346 publications made and 190,822 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#19 of 135In Germany
#95 of 1,068In Europe
#288 of 4,494In the World

Saarland University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199074
19912159
1992139
19931824
19943234
19952745
19963371
19974272
19984791
19995096
200080448
200155187
200272350
2003107424
2004118407
2005153551
2006183541
2007189661
2008209850
2009222712
2010271946
20112871719
20123181286
20132621357
20143081059
20153221464
20163631851
20173491882
20182972654
20193261605
20203181284

Psychology

Saarland University ranked 32nd for Psychology in Germany and 515th in the World with 1,809 publications made and 77,260 citations received. Main research topics: Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#32 of 90In Germany
#187 of 846In Europe
#515 of 3,753In the World

Saarland University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199172
199239
1993514
1994813
19951030
19961351
19971324
19981148
19991363
20002197
200113111
20021373
200336190
200425221
200546218
200644173
200755260
200867337
200968387
2010107565
201198411
2012115596
201394505
2014102449
2015142647
2016131505
2017117502
20181021803
2019100380
2020112443

Art & Design

Saarland University ranked 15th for Art & Design in Germany and 364th in the World with 716 publications made and 15,305 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Computer Graphics, UX/UI Desgin, Creative Writing, Architecture.

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

RankRanking
#15 of 89In Germany
#141 of 734In Europe
#364 of 2,801In the World

Saarland University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199261
199325
199420
199566
199630
1997722
1998716
199986
2000162
20011022
20021863
20032553
20042157
20054083
20063454
20072542
20082815
20093573
20103361
20113893
201244145
201335129
20144646
20153382
20164287
20174367
20182994
20192943
20202629
SpecialityGermany rankEurope rankWorld rank
Animation830106
Computer Graphics923108
UX/UI Desgin1369177
Graphic Design1272213
Architecture12110249
Multimedia16132347
Performing arts6174456
Game Design and Development30195459
Creative Writing9174467
Music23185484
Literature15180536
Entertainment Industry Business17215553
Illustration and Concept Art23276697
Sculpture28287711
Painting and Drawing28287711
Art History35259714
Photography444181277

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Saarland University