Southern Federal University: Rankings

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Southern Federal University ranked 15th in Russia, 1461st in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 19 research topics. Southern Federal University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 11,163 publications and 71,155 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 6 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1461 of 14,131 In the World
#514 of 2,785 In Europe
#15 of 385 In Russia
#1 of 6 In Rostov-on-Don
#290 of 1,012 For Computational Chemistry
#335 of 1,451 For Condensed Matter Physics
#335 of 1,014 For Astrophysics and Astronomy
#2760 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#2221 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 16 other topics

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Chemistry

Southern Federal University ranked 6th for Chemistry in Russia and 934th in the World with 4,405 publications made and 30,941 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Pharmacy, Inorganic Chemistry, Computational Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#6 of 129 In Russia
#312 of 977 In Europe
#934 of 4,317 In the World

Southern Federal University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 28 3
1992 10 2
1993 8 0
1994 35 14
1995 11 6
1996 30 4
1997 33 7
1998 46 36
1999 64 17
2000 88 17
2001 102 26
2002 99 39
2003 111 82
2004 96 33
2005 92 51
2006 106 50
2007 102 52
2008 100 72
2009 142 87
2010 149 102
2011 149 91
2012 148 104
2013 157 149
2014 211 261
2015 216 269
2016 310 365
2017 248 317
2018 269 517
2019 291 283
2020 279 210
2021 325 131
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Computational Chemistry 3 130 290
Pharmacy 3 139 338
Physical chemistry 7 222 523
Organic Chemistry 3 237 657
Inorganic Chemistry 5 263 823
Environmental Chemistry 3 303 824
Materials Science 9 272 833
Petrology and Geochemistry 10 281 885
Nanotechnology 9 322 1032
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 20 413 1193
Chemical Engineering 13 369 1362
Radiochemistry 12 335 1464
Biochemistry 10 493 1900

Physics

Southern Federal University ranked 12th for Physics in Russia and 864th in the World with 3,930 publications made and 32,116 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy.

Rank Ranking
#12 of 129 In Russia
#303 of 969 In Europe
#864 of 4,082 In the World

Southern Federal University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 16 4
1992 8 2
1993 10 1
1994 37 24
1995 14 4
1996 32 5
1997 31 11
1998 49 35
1999 54 18
2000 96 45
2001 76 19
2002 85 58
2003 81 111
2004 74 38
2005 75 40
2006 72 49
2007 87 52
2008 93 62
2009 148 74
2010 125 92
2011 121 90
2012 162 172
2013 126 171
2014 206 261
2015 208 220
2016 298 344
2017 262 296
2018 275 393
2019 321 342
2020 267 209
2021 305 89
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy 4 132 335
Condensed Matter Physics 4 143 335
Atomic and Molecular physics 10 200 449
Acoustical Engineering 2 176 543
Astrobiology 13 250 610
Applied/Engineering Physics 11 288 779
Theoretical Physics 13 298 784
Materials Science 9 272 833
Nuclear Physics 16 277 845
Optical Engineering 13 325 859
Quantum and Particle physics 18 337 919
Nanotechnology 9 322 1032

Engineering

Southern Federal University ranked 14th for Engineering in Russia and 1095th in the World with 3,560 publications made and 20,837 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Acoustical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering.

Rank Ranking
#14 of 138 In Russia
#367 of 1,123 In Europe
#1095 of 4,624 In the World

Southern Federal University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 1
1992 3 1
1993 5 1
1994 26 7
1995 4 0
1996 21 1
1997 21 3
1998 30 23
1999 35 6
2000 60 12
2001 57 13
2002 55 31
2003 58 63
2004 47 22
2005 46 16
2006 59 41
2007 57 33
2008 68 43
2009 108 61
2010 95 48
2011 91 74
2012 119 85
2013 106 116
2014 205 205
2015 199 159
2016 322 282
2017 269 196
2018 290 320
2019 350 256
2020 331 193
2021 353 93
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Mining Engineering 6 156 491
Acoustical Engineering 2 176 543
Agricultural Engineering 6 196 709
Applied/Engineering Physics 11 288 779
Aviation 12 290 792
Materials Science 9 272 833
Architecture 8 369 854
Optical Engineering 13 325 859
Marine Engineering 10 261 862
Industrial Engineering 9 340 875
Robotics 6 304 895
Architectural Engineering 10 333 921
Computer Engineering 10 282 950
Remote Sensing 17 340 978
Nanotechnology 9 322 1032
Structural Engineering 9 308 1063
Electronic Engineering 17 331 1142
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 20 413 1193
Automation and Control engineering 13 349 1225
Chemical Engineering 13 369 1362

Environmental Science

Southern Federal University ranked 8th for Environmental Science in Russia and 1347th in the World with 752 publications made and 5,013 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Environmental Chemistry, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 91 In Russia
#430 of 931 In Europe
#1347 of 4,023 In the World

Southern Federal University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 1 0
1993 1 0
1994 1 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 0
1997 2 0
1998 2 1
1999 6 5
2000 4 0
2001 13 8
2002 5 8
2003 12 16
2004 7 4
2005 7 12
2006 10 7
2007 14 11
2008 9 9
2009 24 8
2010 20 12
2011 23 14
2012 20 20
2013 30 30
2014 43 65
2015 36 22
2016 48 69
2017 58 53
2018 50 72
2019 79 65
2020 102 60
2021 114 63
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Mining Engineering 6 156 491
Paleontology 7 235 636
Oceanography 5 236 669
Urban and Regional planning 12 332 795
Environmental Chemistry 3 303 824
Earth science and Geophysics 7 289 848
Petrology and Geochemistry 10 281 885
Geology 7 307 895
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 10 334 951
Agricultural Science 4 350 1238
Ecology 7 436 1473
Environmental Management 20 530 1698
Geography and Cartography 8 509 1727

Computer Science

Southern Federal University ranked 8th for Computer Science in Russia and 1606th in the World with 732 publications made and 3,362 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Neuroscience, Computer Vision, Robotics.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 82 In Russia
#520 of 1,051 In Europe
#1606 of 4,392 In the World

Southern Federal University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 2
1992 12 0
1993 6 0
1994 5 0
1995 2 1
1996 1 0
1997 4 1
1998 4 12
1999 5 0
2000 4 0
2001 0 0
2002 3 0
2003 6 4
2004 4 14
2005 6 0
2006 7 61
2007 3 4
2008 13 11
2009 12 3
2010 20 9
2011 10 1
2012 8 3
2013 20 7
2014 32 11
2015 49 23
2016 83 30
2017 51 17
2018 47 12
2019 96 49
2020 100 28
2021 103 50
Speciality Russia rank Europe rank World rank
Robotics 6 304 895
Neuroscience 5 334 934
Computer Engineering 10 282 950
Information Technology 18 320 1006
Blockchain and Cryptography 6 354 1080
Computer Vision 3 371 1124
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 6 457 1385

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Non-core subjects for Southern Federal University

Speciality Russia Europe World Rank
Archaeology 8 329 843
Interior Design 10 271 894
Linguistics 13 329 931
Radio and Television broadcasting 16 338 946
International Relations and Diplomacy 10 316 961
Entertainment Industry Business 9 362 1024
Broadcast Journalism 10 347 1034
Applied Mathematics 17 398 1063
Math Teachers 12 359 1433
Communications and Public Relations 8 494 1459
Mathematics 9 503 1538
Sociology 8 503 1599
Political Science 12 536 1616
Economics 12 540 1648
Social Psychology 5 497 1712
Demography 6 513 1791
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 7 565 1948
Psychology 6 551 1979
Medicine 11 525 2002
Biology 11 519 2025
Art & Design 11 612 2058
Business 14 642 2100