Santo Tomas University: Rankings

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Santo Tomas University ranked 19th in Colombia, 2668th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in 33 research topics. Santo Tomas University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 4,572 publications and 19,709 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 11 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#2668 of 14,131 In the World
#172 of 1,756 In Latin America
#19 of 190 In Colombia
#7 of 72 In Bogota
#623 of 1,000 For Human Rights Law
#774 of 1,009 For Special Education
#787 of 1,008 For Sports / Exercise science
#1825 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#4374 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Santo Tomas University ranked 15th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Colombia and 1735th in the World with 984 publications made and 3,190 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Demography, Philosophy, Sports / Exercise science.

Rank Ranking
#15 of 45 In Colombia
#118 of 367 In Latin America
#1735 of 5,073 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 1
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 1
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 0 0
2004 1 1
2005 4 0
2006 11 15
2007 8 1
2008 16 6
2009 15 11
2010 18 3
2011 23 2
2012 47 6
2013 47 12
2014 50 11
2015 80 87
2016 91 84
2017 84 58
2018 118 58
2019 116 37
2020 134 52
2021 116 25
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Human Rights Law 10 46 623
Special Education 3 36 774
Sports / Exercise science 4 46 787
Philosophy 12 92 840
Social Work 8 54 1026
Military science 7 35 1027
Sociology 11 86 1145
Education Majors 12 101 1238
Political Science 18 112 1392
Demography 16 149 1997

Medicine

Santo Tomas University ranked 19th for Medicine in Colombia and 2476th in the World with 599 publications made and 3,356 citations received. Main research topics: Sports / Exercise science, Physical Therapy, Clinical Psychology, Public Health, Gerontology.

Rank Ranking
#19 of 38 In Colombia
#166 of 334 In Latin America
#2476 of 4,739 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1998 1 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 3 0
2006 5 2
2007 7 25
2008 6 1
2009 7 5
2010 9 1
2011 11 8
2012 18 18
2013 21 22
2014 41 19
2015 56 80
2016 45 78
2017 58 51
2018 55 57
2019 61 35
2020 84 48
2021 109 39
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Sports / Exercise science 4 46 787
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 16 106 1012
Gerontology 10 85 1015
Social Work 8 54 1026
Clinical Psychology 5 49 1174
Physical Therapy 7 65 1403
Public Health 14 125 1593

Environmental Science

Santo Tomas University ranked 14th for Environmental Science in Colombia and 1982nd in the World with 422 publications made and 5,574 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Ecology.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 38 In Colombia
#160 of 325 In Latin America
#1982 of 4,023 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1998 1 0
1999 2 1
2000 0 0
2001 1 1
2002 0 0
2003 1 0
2004 2 1
2005 4 10
2006 8 4
2007 16 6
2008 9 6
2009 8 11
2010 22 9
2011 18 2
2012 18 4
2013 23 270
2014 27 63
2015 47 30
2016 59 58
2017 43 96
2018 19 12
2019 21 19
2020 36 35
2021 37 5
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Geography and Cartography 18 142 1237
Ecology 13 159 1583

Psychology

Santo Tomas University ranked 8th for Psychology in Colombia and 1721st in the World with 349 publications made and 2,152 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Clinical Psychology, Special Education, Social Work.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 35 In Colombia
#76 of 264 In Latin America
#1721 of 3,654 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 4 0
2006 9 39
2007 9 16
2008 6 1
2009 9 7
2010 13 9
2011 11 3
2012 15 2
2013 17 3
2014 16 3
2015 26 26
2016 33 37
2017 31 25
2018 31 32
2019 33 9
2020 39 15
2021 46 19
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Special Education 3 36 774
Social Work 8 54 1026
Clinical Psychology 5 49 1174
Education Majors 12 101 1238
Social Psychology 6 55 1337

Art & Design

Santo Tomas University ranked 17th for Art & Design in Colombia and 2362nd in the World with 101 publications made and 75 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Singing and Vocal Performance.

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

Rank Ranking
#17 of 22 In Colombia
#128 of 171 In Latin America
#2362 of 2,700 In the World

Santo Tomas University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2006 3 1
2007 3 0
2008 3 0
2009 3 0
2010 4 1
2011 2 0
2012 8 0
2013 5 0
2014 4 1
2015 11 0
2016 14 1
2017 4 3
2018 12 1
2019 11 2
2020 10 0
Speciality Colombia rank Latin America rank World rank
Creative Writing 7 65 917
Singing and Vocal Performance 6 49 1014

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Santo Tomas University

Speciality Colombia Latin America World Rank
Business 17 127 2531
Computer Science 15 109 2567
Economics 16 123 2623
Biology 15 189 2650
Mathematics 19 151 3058
Engineering 24 199 3682
Physics 22 205 3827
Chemistry 24 220 3833