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Santo Tomas University ranked 19th in Colombia, 3016th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in 82 research topics. Santo Tomas University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 3,515 academic publications and 9,237 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 13 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#3016 of 14,131 In the World
#180 of 1,756 In Latin America
#19 of 190 In Colombia
#8 of 72 In Bogota
#644 of 1,015 For Sports / Exercise science
#898 of 1,010 For Human Rights Law
#1203 of 6,416 For Philosophy
#1841 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#3841 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 22nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Colombia and 1822nd in the World with 2,805 publications made and 5,030 citations received. Main research topics: Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, Law, History.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#22 of 50 In Colombia
#179 of 440 In Latin America
#1822 of 6,939 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 3 2
1991 0 0
1992 0 1
1993 2 0
1994 5 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 0 1
1999 0 1
2000 0 4
2001 2 2
2002 3 1
2003 7 4
2004 10 6
2005 20 6
2006 18 16
2007 30 11
2008 44 21
2009 79 22
2010 76 41
2011 111 60
2012 122 84
2013 179 101
2014 228 132
2015 224 216
2016 252 262
2017 211 297
2018 294 377
2019 250 416
2020 252 705
2021 212 970
2022 131 921

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Sports / Exercise science 3 43 644
Human Rights Law 10 80 898
Philosophy 20 161 1203
Political Science 24 183 2178
Sociology 20 196 2729
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 12 135 2835
Anthropology 17 169 2878
Aesthetics 17 172 3071
Demography 26 240 3115
Education Majors 24 203 3231
Law 24 192 3560
Archaeology 26 244 3866
History 27 258 4072
Linguistics 26 245 4429

Environmental Science rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 32nd for Environmental Science in Colombia and 3879th in the World with 1,026 publications made and 4,066 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Geology, Ecology, Paleontology, Environmental Management.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#32 of 48 In Colombia
#269 of 424 In Latin America
#3879 of 6,683 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1999 0 1
2000 0 0
2001 1 1
2002 2 1
2003 2 2
2004 1 4
2005 6 1
2006 4 4
2007 6 1
2008 8 5
2009 18 4
2010 24 6
2011 38 10
2012 56 25
2013 52 47
2014 56 91
2015 91 180
2016 89 195
2017 77 279
2018 78 341
2019 97 369
2020 111 506
2021 113 726
2022 81 739

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Geography and Cartography 29 251 3195
Environmental Management 23 215 3301
Oceanography 26 222 3427
Agricultural Science 32 291 3816
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 31 241 3863
Geology 29 269 4082
Paleontology 30 277 4143
Ecology 33 294 4371

Medicine rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 23rd for Medicine in Colombia and 3512th in the World with 840 publications made and 4,737 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Physical Therapy, Public Health, Psychiatry, Surgery.

Medicine ranking Location
#23 of 48 In Colombia
#238 of 423 In Latin America
#3512 of 6,552 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 0 2
1991 0 0
1992 0 1
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 3
2001 0 1
2002 3 0
2003 0 2
2004 1 2
2005 3 5
2006 4 9
2007 5 11
2008 6 14
2009 15 18
2010 17 24
2011 23 37
2012 38 46
2013 44 68
2014 69 113
2015 85 217
2016 55 292
2017 57 376
2018 92 419
2019 63 432
2020 100 609
2021 88 928
2022 60 989

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Sports / Exercise science 3 43 644
Dentistry 7 106 1517
Sports Medicine 9 92 1626
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 24 198 1772
Gerontology 15 165 1886
Physical Therapy 8 105 1920
Anatomy and Physiology 14 165 2506
Clinical Psychology 19 152 2544
Health Science 17 156 2554
Nursing 21 178 2791
Public Health 27 253 3376
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 23 216 3436
Surgery 25 246 3543
Pathology 24 245 3580
Psychiatry 23 213 3591
Immunology 33 296 3829

Biology rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 34th for Biology in Colombia and 4370th in the World with 783 publications made and 4,687 citations received. Main research topics: Paleontology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Neuroscience, Botany.

Biology ranking Location
#34 of 48 In Colombia
#300 of 427 In Latin America
#4370 of 6,663 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 0 2
1991 0 0
1992 0 1
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 1
2001 0 2
2002 1 2
2003 0 2
2004 1 5
2005 3 3
2006 5 6
2007 7 6
2008 4 9
2009 7 9
2010 15 15
2011 20 24
2012 46 31
2013 44 62
2014 59 126
2015 72 215
2016 60 268
2017 58 347
2018 60 430
2019 68 495
2020 78 576
2021 93 903
2022 72 962

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Agricultural Science 32 291 3816
Immunology 33 296 3829
Neuroscience 23 226 3945
Genetics 27 266 4078
Paleontology 30 277 4143
Biochemistry 30 286 4485
Botany 34 315 4512

Computer Science rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 24th for Computer Science in Colombia and 4204th in the World with 703 publications made and 3,386 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Neuroscience, Telecommunications, Computer Vision.

Computer Science ranking Location
#24 of 48 In Colombia
#227 of 406 In Latin America
#4204 of 6,597 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 0 2
1991 0 0
1992 0 1
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 1
1999 0 1
2000 0 6
2001 0 3
2002 1 2
2003 0 4
2004 2 5
2005 1 2
2006 7 6
2007 8 3
2008 4 12
2009 18 8
2010 21 14
2011 23 22
2012 36 30
2013 44 30
2014 40 63
2015 52 114
2016 61 163
2017 59 185
2018 48 243
2019 72 282
2020 60 355
2021 72 602
2022 62 678

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Human-Computer Interaction 25 153 2239
Computer Vision 17 175 3500
Cyber Security 20 176 3660
Machine Learning 19 195 3817
Computer Networking 21 192 3891
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 20 205 3898
Neuroscience 23 226 3945
Telecommunications 23 205 4015

Engineering rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 29th for Engineering in Colombia and 4360th in the World with 686 publications made and 2,736 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Telecommunications.

Engineering ranking Location
#29 of 49 In Colombia
#255 of 412 In Latin America
#4360 of 6,555 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1998 1 1
1999 0 1
2000 0 5
2001 0 3
2002 0 2
2003 1 3
2004 1 4
2005 1 3
2006 4 2
2007 5 1
2008 5 5
2009 14 0
2010 16 5
2011 25 13
2012 32 20
2013 37 44
2014 41 72
2015 48 159
2016 61 182
2017 54 198
2018 47 276
2019 76 346
2020 76 398
2021 72 634
2022 58 649

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Human-Computer Interaction 25 153 2239
Structural Engineering 16 165 3402
Aerospace Engineering 18 184 3624
Mechanical Engineering 28 229 3887
Computer Networking 21 192 3891
Acoustical Engineering 23 218 4004
Telecommunications 23 205 4015
Electrical Engineering 28 227 4214
Metallurgical Engineering 29 270 4390
Materials Science 30 276 4501
Optical Engineering 31 273 4646

Physics rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 29th for Physics in Colombia and 4610th in the World with 548 publications made and 2,981 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Acoustical Engineering.

Physics ranking Location
#29 of 47 In Colombia
#268 of 402 In Latin America
#4610 of 6,484 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1998 1 1
1999 0 1
2000 0 4
2001 0 1
2002 0 2
2003 1 2
2004 1 3
2005 2 3
2006 3 1
2007 6 2
2008 3 5
2009 12 1
2010 10 3
2011 20 12
2012 28 20
2013 31 33
2014 40 70
2015 41 136
2016 42 188
2017 51 240
2018 34 293
2019 51 329
2020 62 404
2021 61 562
2022 36 588

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy 18 198 3704
Acoustical Engineering 23 218 4004
Materials Science 30 276 4501
Quantum and Particle physics 30 265 4593
Optical Engineering 31 273 4646

Psychology rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 23rd for Psychology in Colombia and 3828th in the World with 480 publications made and 2,642 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Education Majors, Child Psychology.

Psychology ranking Location
#23 of 46 In Colombia
#215 of 392 In Latin America
#3828 of 6,353 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 0 2
1991 0 0
1992 0 1
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 1
2001 0 1
2002 3 0
2003 0 3
2004 2 4
2005 4 6
2006 3 7
2007 8 10
2008 6 16
2009 12 16
2010 14 18
2011 15 25
2012 26 35
2013 26 39
2014 39 60
2015 38 89
2016 32 95
2017 42 131
2018 38 181
2019 36 195
2020 57 295
2021 44 525
2022 26 566

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Clinical Psychology 19 152 2544
Child Psychology 16 164 3006
Education Majors 24 203 3231
Psychiatry 23 213 3591
Social Psychology 18 178 3614
Neuroscience 23 226 3945

Mathematics rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 25th for Mathematics in Colombia and 4206th in the World with 397 publications made and 1,778 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Math Teachers.

Mathematics ranking Location
#25 of 45 In Colombia
#229 of 383 In Latin America
#4206 of 6,132 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
2005 1 0
2006 2 1
2007 2 4
2008 1 8
2009 14 7
2010 10 8
2011 11 14
2012 14 19
2013 19 15
2014 29 38
2015 34 85
2016 34 132
2017 29 133
2018 33 163
2019 38 181
2020 45 252
2021 43 407
2022 31 440

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Math Teachers 25 190 3352
Statistics 26 232 4082

Business rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 26th for Business in Colombia and 4207th in the World with 368 publications made and 1,236 citations received. Main research topics: Management, Marketing, Finance.

Business ranking Location
#26 of 46 In Colombia
#226 of 375 In Latin America
#4207 of 6,002 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
2005 1 1
2006 1 1
2007 1 1
2008 8 5
2009 6 4
2010 9 5
2011 8 6
2012 17 11
2013 20 9
2014 18 25
2015 27 37
2016 29 57
2017 32 62
2018 24 93
2019 39 104
2020 44 130
2021 41 231
2022 38 270

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Business.

Business subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Management 24 206 3977
Marketing 28 235 4074
Finance 27 223 4198

Economics rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 29th for Economics in Colombia and 4245th in the World with 284 publications made and 843 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance.

Economics ranking Location
#29 of 46 In Colombia
#232 of 365 In Latin America
#4245 of 5,789 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
2006 2 2
2007 0 1
2008 3 3
2009 6 4
2010 7 4
2011 9 5
2012 10 6
2013 22 9
2014 14 8
2015 20 26
2016 24 31
2017 14 34
2018 18 43
2019 27 58
2020 41 106
2021 35 201
2022 26 218

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Development Studies 25 224 3919
Finance 27 223 4198

Art & Design rankings

Santo Tomas University ranked 25th for Art & Design in Colombia and 4099th in the World with 181 publications made and 462 citations received. Main research topics: Fashion Design, Literature, Aesthetics.

Please note that our approach to subject rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science research profiles.

Art & Design ranking Location
#25 of 42 In Colombia
#236 of 335 In Latin America
#4099 of 5,426 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Art & Design publications Art & Design citations
1990 0 1
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 1
2000 0 1
2001 0 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 0 0
2006 2 0
2007 3 0
2008 4 3
2009 4 0
2010 5 2
2011 9 1
2012 18 4
2013 9 10
2014 16 16
2015 13 21
2016 15 25
2017 8 18
2018 13 33
2019 15 37
2020 21 54
2021 14 85
2022 9 71

The following table provides academic rankings for Santo Tomas University in various areas of Art & Design.

Art & Design subfield Colombia ranking Latin America ranking World rank
Aesthetics 17 172 3071
Fashion Design 24 208 3546
Literature 22 214 3659

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Santo Tomas University

Speciality Colombia Latin America World Rank
Organic Chemistry 30 283 4604
Chemistry 29 287 4623