Tallinn University of Technology: Rankings

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The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd in Estonia, 1109th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 40 research topics. The Tallinn University of Technology ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 9,009 publications and 117,913 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 56 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1109 of 14,131 In the World
#403 of 2,785 In Europe
#2 of 17 In Estonia
#1 of 11 In Tallinn
#111 of 1,005 For Architectural Engineering
#236 of 1,007 For Mining Engineering
#239 of 1,018 For Marine Engineering
#1256 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#1157 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 37 other topics

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Engineering

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 1st for Engineering in Estonia and 880th in the World with 3,504 publications made and 35,516 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 4 In Estonia
#294 of 1,123 In Europe
#880 of 4,624 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1997 2 0
1998 0 0
1999 4 1
2000 3 0
2001 9 47
2002 3 3
2003 10 5
2004 26 14
2005 51 28
2006 85 90
2007 95 98
2008 144 126
2009 143 147
2010 153 174
2011 201 270
2012 194 178
2013 218 372
2014 249 258
2015 246 443
2016 308 383
2017 214 294
2018 204 319
2019 303 450
2020 315 397
2021 324 201

Chemistry

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Chemistry in Estonia and 1165th in the World with 1,879 publications made and 32,744 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 4 In Estonia
#373 of 977 In Europe
#1165 of 4,317 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 1
1997 1 0
1998 2 3
1999 5 12
2000 4 8
2001 4 7
2002 3 16
2003 4 2
2004 24 29
2005 45 46
2006 55 109
2007 70 105
2008 68 151
2009 89 130
2010 105 256
2011 108 238
2012 109 178
2013 111 355
2014 123 192
2015 131 316
2016 132 207
2017 111 256
2018 107 253
2019 152 346
2020 149 268
2021 166 143
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
Environmental Chemistry 2 245 662
Petrology and Geochemistry 2 238 700
Computational Chemistry 2 339 930
Biochemical Engineering 1 376 1002
Chemical Engineering 2 297 1019
Materials Science 2 335 1051
Inorganic Chemistry 2 330 1076
Nutrition and Food Science 2 314 1138
Nanotechnology 2 360 1146
Organic Chemistry 2 371 1184
Biochemistry 2 380 1214
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 2 419 1228
Radiochemistry 1 302 1275

Physics

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Physics in Estonia and 1178th in the World with 1,440 publications made and 18,866 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Acoustical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Applied/Engineering Physics.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 4 In Estonia
#381 of 969 In Europe
#1178 of 4,082 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 4 1
2000 2 0
2001 4 7
2002 2 3
2003 3 1
2004 13 9
2005 33 16
2006 44 69
2007 50 53
2008 44 36
2009 65 82
2010 73 130
2011 81 168
2012 81 110
2013 80 236
2014 89 116
2015 105 197
2016 118 147
2017 83 135
2018 87 168
2019 127 267
2020 113 193
2021 138 115
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
Applied/Engineering Physics 1 178 463
Acoustical Engineering 1 178 551
Materials Science 2 335 1051
Nanotechnology 2 360 1146
Optical Engineering 2 395 1154

Environmental Science

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Environmental Science in Estonia and 898th in the World with 1,382 publications made and 25,796 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Environmental Management, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Paleontology, Oceanography.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 4 In Estonia
#317 of 931 In Europe
#898 of 4,023 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1997 1 0
1998 1 0
1999 2 16
2000 1 3
2001 2 1
2002 1 13
2003 6 4
2004 11 28
2005 17 31
2006 34 71
2007 42 92
2008 62 143
2009 60 98
2010 86 299
2011 63 106
2012 78 155
2013 98 303
2014 148 300
2015 94 159
2016 124 185
2017 92 147
2018 75 110
2019 96 196
2020 86 75
2021 102 59

Computer Science

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Computer Science in Estonia and 1098th in the World with 1,244 publications made and 9,987 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Blockchain and Cryptography, Software Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 4 In Estonia
#400 of 1,051 In Europe
#1098 of 4,392 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 1 0
2004 9 12
2005 13 10
2006 26 6
2007 40 20
2008 57 25
2009 41 23
2010 62 96
2011 60 26
2012 66 44
2013 78 71
2014 89 78
2015 89 138
2016 83 107
2017 95 143
2018 78 161
2019 102 195
2020 129 189
2021 124 61
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
Computer Engineering 1 146 460
Database Administration 1 175 468
Robotics 1 163 484
Software Engineering 2 248 535
Web Design and Development 2 247 629
Information Technology 1 211 649
Telecommunications 1 232 666
Management Information Systems 1 280 667
Cyber Security 2 234 725
Game Design and Development 2 307 743
Data Science 2 316 752
UX/UI Desgin 3 384 920
Human-Computer Interaction 3 390 925
Blockchain and Cryptography 2 326 972
Machine Learning 2 401 1104
Computer Networking 2 326 1216
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 2 448 1330
Computer Vision 2 436 1452

Business

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Business in Estonia and 907th in the World with 913 publications made and 7,274 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Project Management, Public Policy / Administration, International Business, Investment Banking and Stock trading.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 5 In Estonia
#352 of 1,011 In Europe
#907 of 4,001 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 2 1
2002 1 0
2003 1 0
2004 5 0
2005 6 10
2006 14 6
2007 15 4
2008 24 17
2009 27 51
2010 45 47
2011 38 28
2012 41 40
2013 77 42
2014 91 94
2015 89 115
2016 84 85
2017 77 134
2018 69 55
2019 65 70
2020 71 111
2021 70 45
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
Real Estate 1 22 94
Engineering Management 1 123 356
International Trade 2 149 389
International Business 2 204 509
Entrepreneurship 2 260 554
Public Policy / Administration 1 197 565
Construction Management 1 212 568
Tax Law 2 212 574
Management Information Systems 1 280 667
Project Management 2 275 671
Risk Management 1 288 711
Accounting 2 266 718
Investment Banking and Stock trading 1 286 762
Supply Chain Management 1 292 868
Finance 1 320 881
Occupational Safety and Health 2 286 944
Human Resource Management 2 359 952

Biology

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 3rd for Biology in Estonia and 1532nd in the World with 890 publications made and 27,072 citations received. Main research topics: Paleontology, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Genetics, Nutrition and Food Science.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 4 In Estonia
#436 of 942 In Europe
#1532 of 4,496 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 1
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 5
2000 0 0
2001 1 2
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 9 16
2005 13 36
2006 26 84
2007 33 165
2008 30 95
2009 35 61
2010 63 256
2011 47 242
2012 56 168
2013 67 437
2014 77 130
2015 65 194
2016 59 178
2017 51 181
2018 62 183
2019 76 208
2020 57 76
2021 61 64
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
Paleontology 2 148 359
Nutrition and Food Science 2 314 1138
Nanotechnology 2 360 1146
Genetics 2 373 1178
Biochemistry 2 380 1214

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 3rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Estonia and 1385th in the World with 837 publications made and 11,273 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Public Policy / Administration, Sociology.

Rank Ranking
#3 of 5 In Estonia
#471 of 1,147 In Europe
#1385 of 5,073 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
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 0
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 0 0
2003 0 0
2004 1 5
2005 4 26
2006 13 12
2007 7 3
2008 9 9
2009 29 20
2010 33 47
2011 31 217
2012 31 40
2013 61 111
2014 59 97
2015 80 139
2016 91 108
2017 66 155
2018 89 122
2019 83 97
2020 68 49
2021 81 192

Economics

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Economics in Estonia and 873rd in the World with 464 publications made and 4,217 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Environmental Economics, Finance, Political Economy.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 3 In Estonia
#349 of 790 In Europe
#873 of 3,039 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
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 1 0
2000 0 0
2001 1 0
2002 1 0
2003 1 0
2004 2 0
2005 7 2
2006 6 3
2007 7 2
2008 8 7
2009 22 39
2010 13 29
2011 34 31
2012 19 16
2013 33 28
2014 42 36
2015 29 73
2016 46 23
2017 38 40
2018 41 80
2019 35 58
2020 39 44
2021 38 37
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
International Trade 2 149 389
Environmental Economics 1 172 411
International Economics 2 229 560
Political Economy 2 251 656
Investment Banking and Stock trading 1 286 762
Development Studies 2 279 856
Finance 1 320 881
International Relations and Diplomacy 3 303 899
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 2 460 1226

Mathematics

The Tallinn University of Technology ranked 2nd for Mathematics in Estonia and 1355th in the World with 328 publications made and 2,180 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers.

Rank Ranking
#2 of 3 In Estonia
#464 of 816 In Europe
#1355 of 3,376 In the World

Tallinn University of Technology
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2003 1 0
2004 1 3
2005 6 2
2006 10 5
2007 13 8
2008 15 4
2009 13 15
2010 14 6
2011 11 5
2012 12 5
2013 21 18
2014 24 22
2015 24 32
2016 20 23
2017 29 38
2018 28 47
2019 24 14
2020 23 23
2021 39 12
Speciality Estonia rank Europe rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 2 326 972
Applied Mathematics 2 379 972
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 2 460 1226
Math Teachers 3 332 1230

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Tallinn University of Technology

Speciality Estonia Europe World Rank
Interior Design 4 275 899
Art & Design 3 481 1371
Psychology 3 582 2145
Medicine 2 556 2168