University of Agder: Rankings

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The University of Agder ranked 9th in Norway, 1528th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 21 research topics. The University of Agder ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 5,441 publications and 71,036 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 10 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1528 of 14,131 In the World
#528 of 2,785 In Europe
#9 of 29 In Norway
#376 of 1,018 For Marine Engineering
#403 of 1,423 For Management Information Systems
#455 of 1,016 For Telecommunications
#3050 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#1647 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 18 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Agder ranked 8th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Norway and 1080th in the World with 1,352 publications made and 15,579 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Education Majors.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 21 In Norway
#391 of 1,147 In Europe
#1080 of 5,073 In the World

University of Agder
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2003 1 4
2004 2 0
2005 3 0
2006 2 0
2007 6 4
2008 28 56
2009 33 38
2010 38 99
2011 55 170
2012 64 126
2013 82 109
2014 71 148
2015 111 187
2016 117 145
2017 127 217
2018 126 148
2019 137 230
2020 148 363
2021 200 186

Engineering

The University of Agder ranked 5th for Engineering in Norway and 1500th in the World with 1,270 publications made and 18,425 citations received. Main research topics: Automation and Control engineering, Computer Networking, Materials Science, Renewable Energy Engineering, Electronic Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#5 of 16 In Norway
#473 of 1,123 In Europe
#1500 of 4,624 In the World

University of Agder
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2005 1 0
2006 0 0
2007 2 1
2008 19 31
2009 63 70
2010 94 149
2011 97 138
2012 121 155
2013 122 236
2014 134 371
2015 89 210
2016 101 202
2017 78 94
2018 68 135
2019 83 179
2020 113 268
2021 85 59

Computer Science

The University of Agder ranked 4th for Computer Science in Norway and 1060th in the World with 1,110 publications made and 15,130 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography, Cyber Security.

Rank Ranking
#4 of 16 In Norway
#391 of 1,051 In Europe
#1060 of 4,392 In the World

University of Agder
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2005 2 0
2006 0 0
2007 2 1
2008 40 76
2009 55 47
2010 63 48
2011 77 266
2012 73 113
2013 46 65
2014 77 203
2015 80 202
2016 132 134
2017 83 151
2018 81 130
2019 87 126
2020 103 324
2021 108 102
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
Management Information Systems 3 166 403
Telecommunications 3 155 455
Cyber Security 5 148 466
Information Technology 3 165 519
Computer Networking 3 198 668
Human-Computer Interaction 4 349 801
UX/UI Desgin 4 358 828
Blockchain and Cryptography 6 305 872
Data Science 5 382 933
Machine Learning 5 405 1115
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 7 466 1402

Business

The University of Agder ranked 7th for Business in Norway and 848th in the World with 965 publications made and 16,486 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Project Management, Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Investment Banking and Stock trading.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 16 In Norway
#330 of 1,011 In Europe
#848 of 4,001 In the World

University of Agder
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2000 1 1
2001 0 0
2002 2 0
2003 1 0
2004 4 0
2005 6 1
2006 4 0
2007 15 12
2008 34 55
2009 35 33
2010 43 82
2011 63 292
2012 77 169
2013 56 129
2014 60 141
2015 90 273
2016 88 110
2017 86 147
2018 69 165
2019 57 123
2020 74 167
2021 100 173
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
Management Information Systems 3 166 403
Human Resource Management 6 203 548
Accounting 5 205 577
Construction Management 5 220 585
Public Policy / Administration 4 217 620
Actuarial Science 6 240 632
Project Management 7 277 675
Risk Management 7 285 705
Entrepreneurship 6 326 706
International Business 7 293 742
Investment Banking and Stock trading 6 323 851
Finance 6 316 870
International Trade 8 352 886
Marketing 8 381 1048

Medicine

The University of Agder ranked 9th for Medicine in Norway and 1674th in the World with 835 publications made and 14,249 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Healthcare Management (MHA), Nursing, Gerontology, Health Science.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 17 In Norway
#471 of 1,018 In Europe
#1674 of 4,739 In the World

University of Agder
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2007 2 17
2008 8 31
2009 10 19
2010 25 124
2011 24 88
2012 44 143
2013 67 162
2014 71 248
2015 67 145
2016 80 151
2017 67 110
2018 88 254
2019 63 125
2020 85 133
2021 134 56
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
Nursing 7 182 601
Social Work 7 187 623
Gerontology 6 200 682
Sports / Exercise science 7 290 753
Healthcare Management (MHA) 7 270 783
Public Health 7 292 970
Physical Therapy 7 355 1015
Clinical Psychology 7 337 1079
Health Science 8 398 1374

Psychology

The University of Agder ranked 9th for Psychology in Norway and 1276th in the World with 524 publications made and 7,100 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Special Education.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 18 In Norway
#420 of 833 In Europe
#1276 of 3,654 In the World

University of Agder
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 1 0
2005 0 0
2006 0 0
2007 0 0
2008 10 32
2009 17 18
2010 17 56
2011 18 23
2012 30 54
2013 37 70
2014 42 99
2015 45 80
2016 58 97
2017 36 45
2018 44 139
2019 41 50
2020 43 176
2021 85 73
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
Special Education 5 213 601
Social Work 7 187 623
Education Majors 6 244 801
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 7 330 855
Clinical Psychology 7 337 1079
Child Psychology 6 365 1105
Social Psychology 9 395 1243

Mathematics

The University of Agder ranked 7th for Mathematics in Norway and 1013th in the World with 463 publications made and 5,081 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 14 In Norway
#368 of 816 In Europe
#1013 of 3,376 In the World

University of Agder
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 1 0
2005 2 0
2006 2 0
2007 2 0
2008 15 9
2009 37 72
2010 34 67
2011 31 55
2012 41 32
2013 32 26
2014 28 86
2015 34 21
2016 46 39
2017 30 20
2018 22 20
2019 37 48
2020 36 26
2021 33 33
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
Actuarial Science 6 240 632
Math Teachers 4 177 672
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 7 347 851
Blockchain and Cryptography 6 305 872

Economics

The University of Agder ranked 8th for Economics in Norway and 923rd in the World with 405 publications made and 5,852 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 13 In Norway
#368 of 790 In Europe
#923 of 3,039 In the World

University of Agder
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2002 2 0
2003 1 0
2004 2 0
2005 5 0
2006 3 0
2007 11 8
2008 16 24
2009 12 46
2010 23 58
2011 28 70
2012 34 46
2013 31 57
2014 26 52
2015 28 58
2016 26 27
2017 39 54
2018 33 34
2019 25 61
2020 20 22
2021 40 59
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
International Relations and Diplomacy 4 222 618
Actuarial Science 6 240 632
Development Studies 6 270 830
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 7 347 851
Investment Banking and Stock trading 6 323 851
Finance 6 316 870
Political Economy 6 313 874
International Trade 8 352 886
International Economics 8 354 912

Art & Design

The University of Agder ranked 6th for Art & Design in Norway and 1069th in the World with 216 publications made and 1,730 citations received. Main research topics: UX/UI Desgin, Graphic Design, Fashion Design, Performing arts, Music.

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
#6 of 12 In Norway
#406 of 723 In Europe
#1069 of 2,700 In the World

University of Agder
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2008 6 10
2009 11 3
2010 9 3
2011 9 7
2012 11 7
2013 7 3
2014 13 36
2015 18 12
2016 30 17
2017 21 26
2018 18 18
2019 22 8
2020 16 148
2021 25 11
Speciality Norway rank Europe rank World rank
Fashion Design 4 304 797
UX/UI Desgin 4 358 828
Performing arts 6 320 924
Music 7 341 954
Graphic Design 5 360 967
Landscape Architecture 7 462 1534

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Agder

Speciality Norway Europe World Rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 9 252 822
Oceanography 9 335 1035
Environmental Management 7 487 1500
Geography and Cartography 9 498 1682
Ecology 9 493 1794
Environmental Science 9 558 1971
Physics 6 647 2508
Chemistry 7 753 3140
Biology 11 731 3377