University of Alcala: Rankings

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The University of Alcala ranked 26th in Spain, 718th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 78 research topics. The University of Alcala ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 19,063 publications and 401,478 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 15 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#718 of 14,131 In the World
#285 of 2,785 In Europe
#26 of 75 In Spain
#58 of 1,583 For Landscape Architecture
#154 of 1,011 For Remote Sensing
#205 of 1,091 For Firefighting and Fire Science
#1631 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#813 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 75 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Alcala ranked 15th for Medicine in Spain and 708th in the World with 4,257 publications made and 107,093 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Health Science, Pharmacy, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology.

Rank Ranking
#15 of 63 In Spain
#240 of 1,018 In Europe
#708 of 4,739 In the World

University of Alcala
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 40 18
1992 13 10
1993 25 21
1994 39 24
1995 35 32
1996 84 87
1997 97 118
1998 84 142
1999 85 96
2000 102 171
2001 111 207
2002 86 138
2003 111 222
2004 96 189
2005 84 195
2006 82 281
2007 138 187
2008 129 255
2009 138 203
2010 118 210
2011 128 309
2012 121 1061
2013 151 312
2014 174 612
2015 182 528
2016 265 1682
2017 205 544
2018 205 475
2019 258 460
2020 331 856
2021 456 518
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Forensic Science 6 87 220
Ophthalmology 9 89 265
Pharmacy 13 117 291
Cosmetology 8 104 304
Optometry 12 131 370
Dermatology 6 135 382
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 8 158 417
Pathology 13 193 562
Critical Care Nursing 10 219 566
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 7 192 580
Plastic Surgery 10 187 603
Cardiology 12 223 605
Urology 17 191 610
Surgery 9 199 612
Biomedical Engineering 9 216 614
Epidemiology 14 218 627
Psychiatry 11 222 628
Anesthesiology 8 200 633
Anatomy and Physiology 17 218 636
Immunology 16 225 638
Pharmacology 16 205 660
Sports / Exercise science 28 270 702
Oncology and Cancer research 14 231 703
Radiation Therapy 12 233 716
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 15 237 723
Health Science 15 252 730
Virology 17 222 733
Sonography and Ultrasound 17 262 758
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 13 246 771
Toxicology 21 231 788
Respiratory Therapy 20 279 835
Medical Physics 18 308 840
Pediatrics 15 271 871
Occupational Therapy 30 330 925
Sports Medicine 30 343 928
Audiology 25 313 929
Neurosurgery 21 292 935
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 24 305 968
Healthcare Management (MHA) 24 333 970
Orthodontics 22 295 971
Public Health 24 300 994
Physical Therapy 34 354 999
Gerontology 32 302 1016
Family medicine 21 312 1024
Clinical Psychology 32 350 1111

Biology

The University of Alcala ranked 24th for Biology in Spain and 810th in the World with 2,981 publications made and 111,177 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Botany, Molecular Biology.

Rank Ranking
#24 of 60 In Spain
#268 of 942 In Europe
#810 of 4,496 In the World

University of Alcala
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 27 26
1992 10 3
1993 28 18
1994 23 23
1995 26 15
1996 67 113
1997 80 111
1998 77 173
1999 82 109
2000 85 175
2001 71 183
2002 63 106
2003 78 207
2004 64 191
2005 64 240
2006 66 224
2007 79 180
2008 97 286
2009 127 322
2010 91 292
2011 98 274
2012 104 1575
2013 125 417
2014 138 600
2015 143 495
2016 167 1618
2017 131 433
2018 141 377
2019 134 362
2020 177 443
2021 223 185
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Forestry 11 83 280
Zoology 12 172 443
Evolutionary Biology 17 210 535
Paleontology 17 213 553
Neuroscience 22 239 622
Immunology 16 225 638
Pharmacology 16 205 660
Agricultural Science 29 207 687
Botany 30 244 700
Oncology and Cancer research 14 231 703
Biochemistry 21 260 718
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 15 237 723
Molecular Biology 20 235 723
Nanotechnology 20 245 725
Virology 17 222 733
Entomology 17 255 754
Genetics 24 267 760
Toxicology 21 231 788
Astrobiology 22 295 790
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 23 312 812
Nutrition and Food Science 36 240 814
Biophysics 22 300 840
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 29 260 856
Microbiology 35 364 1186

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Alcala ranked 23rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Spain and 737th in the World with 2,254 publications made and 31,080 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, History, Education Majors.

Rank Ranking
#23 of 63 In Spain
#276 of 1,147 In Europe
#737 of 5,073 In the World

University of Alcala
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 2
1992 2 1
1993 5 2
1994 7 5
1995 5 9
1996 14 12
1997 16 30
1998 28 50
1999 21 23
2000 17 28
2001 18 48
2002 22 19
2003 53 38
2004 26 55
2005 45 209
2006 57 107
2007 56 61
2008 69 126
2009 63 52
2010 96 53
2011 87 125
2012 81 137
2013 113 115
2014 122 219
2015 117 172
2016 123 213
2017 119 159
2018 167 258
2019 188 178
2020 236 391
2021 257 167
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Forensic Science 6 87 220
Archaeology 20 125 287
Classics and Ancient History 6 120 328
History 12 145 424
Publishing 12 166 434
Library and Information science 20 154 456
Philosophy 18 190 503
Genealogy 18 191 514
Linguistics 25 214 537
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 12 216 551
Art History 22 223 587
Early Childhood Education 20 190 634
Anthropology 11 205 634
Radio and Television broadcasting 28 250 667
Education Majors 23 202 669
Demography 23 247 675
Political Science 23 262 684
Urban and Regional planning 31 289 689
Special Education 25 240 689
Sports / Exercise science 28 270 702
Human Rights Law 27 283 765
Journalism and Digital Media 30 289 770
International Relations and Diplomacy 14 269 796
International Law 22 320 817
Media Studies 24 281 827
Broadcast Journalism 29 288 842
Sociology 28 303 843
Public Policy / Administration 26 322 956
Communications and Public Relations 32 376 1054
Law 27 366 1162

Engineering

The University of Alcala ranked 26th for Engineering in Spain and 948th in the World with 2,254 publications made and 50,283 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Electronic Engineering, Optical Engineering, Remote Sensing, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#26 of 61 In Spain
#320 of 1,123 In Europe
#948 of 4,624 In the World

University of Alcala
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 3 1
1995 4 7
1996 14 33
1997 9 11
1998 17 13
1999 17 24
2000 28 58
2001 9 37
2002 20 81
2003 37 82
2004 32 84
2005 36 121
2006 67 97
2007 62 137
2008 74 144
2009 107 293
2010 108 305
2011 105 290
2012 121 313
2013 124 260
2014 138 330
2015 155 346
2016 160 362
2017 127 320
2018 156 322
2019 164 403
2020 162 284
2021 182 84

Chemistry

The University of Alcala ranked 27th for Chemistry in Spain and 920th in the World with 2,190 publications made and 60,782 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#27 of 58 In Spain
#308 of 977 In Europe
#920 of 4,317 In the World

University of Alcala
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 19 19
1992 17 8
1993 33 18
1994 30 24
1995 35 25
1996 67 109
1997 58 80
1998 65 78
1999 48 67
2000 71 130
2001 43 54
2002 42 87
2003 48 107
2004 50 80
2005 50 251
2006 54 192
2007 64 167
2008 70 152
2009 73 144
2010 78 260
2011 74 197
2012 80 303
2013 81 290
2014 98 305
2015 98 290
2016 100 263
2017 116 304
2018 96 248
2019 93 215
2020 118 249
2021 116 61
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Pharmacy 13 117 291
Biochemical Engineering 14 159 330
Environmental Chemistry 19 153 391
Organic Chemistry 22 207 535
Computational Chemistry 27 248 580
Physical chemistry 23 256 635
Biochemistry 21 260 718
Nanotechnology 20 245 725
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 22 298 737
Inorganic Chemistry 25 255 795
Nutrition and Food Science 36 240 814
Radiochemistry 28 266 1092
Chemical Engineering 34 362 1321
Materials Science 36 448 1511

Environmental Science

The University of Alcala ranked 23rd for Environmental Science in Spain and 547th in the World with 2,081 publications made and 73,932 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Environmental Management, Geology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Rank Ranking
#23 of 60 In Spain
#207 of 931 In Europe
#547 of 4,023 In the World

University of Alcala
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 6 6
1994 5 1
1995 4 3
1996 10 15
1997 18 30
1998 21 32
1999 18 41
2000 20 54
2001 24 72
2002 29 134
2003 40 154
2004 29 156
2005 44 237
2006 55 302
2007 54 195
2008 83 431
2009 102 264
2010 103 384
2011 92 242
2012 117 405
2013 94 315
2014 160 595
2015 125 367
2016 136 461
2017 113 451
2018 104 486
2019 126 554
2020 147 360
2021 186 182

Computer Science

The University of Alcala ranked 23rd for Computer Science in Spain and 682nd in the World with 1,883 publications made and 48,547 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Management Information Systems, Computational Linguistics.

Rank Ranking
#23 of 63 In Spain
#275 of 1,051 In Europe
#682 of 4,392 In the World

University of Alcala
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 1
1992 2 3
1993 3 0
1994 1 0
1995 6 6
1996 11 18
1997 5 11
1998 9 13
1999 11 13
2000 25 68
2001 9 3
2002 25 53
2003 33 22
2004 20 15
2005 52 46
2006 77 148
2007 82 100
2008 84 138
2009 126 146
2010 122 175
2011 125 174
2012 118 979
2013 92 116
2014 106 325
2015 111 222
2016 125 1314
2017 81 148
2018 91 371
2019 94 153
2020 104 193
2021 127 44
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Computer Vision 6 104 326
UX/UI Desgin 12 175 371
Human-Computer Interaction 17 197 428
Library and Information science 20 154 456
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 15 163 463
Robotics 13 155 465
Machine Learning 17 173 474
Computational Linguistics 18 230 580
Management Information Systems 22 242 582
Software Engineering 24 277 590
Web Design and Development 25 235 600
Computer Engineering 17 189 607
Neuroscience 22 239 622
Data Science 22 275 635
Multimedia 28 277 692
Telecommunications 21 265 743
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 23 312 812
Game Design and Development 35 384 944
Computer Networking 23 289 1013
Blockchain and Cryptography 30 352 1067

Physics

The University of Alcala ranked 32nd for Physics in Spain and 1245th in the World with 1,328 publications made and 39,411 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biophysics.

Rank Ranking
#32 of 58 In Spain
#397 of 969 In Europe
#1245 of 4,082 In the World

University of Alcala
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 5 2
1992 5 1
1993 1 0
1994 1 0
1995 5 7
1996 14 21
1997 11 14
1998 15 21
1999 12 15
2000 16 17
2001 10 12
2002 17 18
2003 15 23
2004 20 23
2005 25 27
2006 32 78
2007 33 149
2008 35 196
2009 49 73
2010 42 375
2011 49 226
2012 54 257
2013 63 296
2014 86 445
2015 118 488
2016 84 292
2017 80 219
2018 82 174
2019 86 191
2020 124 247
2021 114 64
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy 15 203 511
Acoustical Engineering 9 169 528
Nanotechnology 20 245 725
Nuclear Physics 20 260 767
Astrobiology 22 295 790
Biophysics 22 300 840
Medical Physics 18 308 840
Optical Engineering 26 329 882
Materials Science 36 448 1511

Psychology

The University of Alcala ranked 28th for Psychology in Spain and 938th in the World with 738 publications made and 23,696 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Education Majors, Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology, Social Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#28 of 62 In Spain
#333 of 833 In Europe
#938 of 3,654 In the World

University of Alcala
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 1
1992 2 1
1993 3 0
1994 2 0
1995 0 0
1996 11 18
1997 3 7
1998 3 4
1999 9 10
2000 16 65
2001 11 22
2002 12 37
2003 14 33
2004 10 28
2005 13 67
2006 21 47
2007 23 30
2008 26 68
2009 22 73
2010 23 29
2011 38 61
2012 27 771
2013 36 43
2014 45 102
2015 39 93
2016 63 114
2017 59 78
2018 38 77
2019 42 71
2020 52 102
2021 61 25
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 12 216 551
Neuroscience 22 239 622
Psychiatry 11 222 628
Education Majors 23 202 669
Special Education 25 240 689
Sexology 20 254 882
Occupational Therapy 30 330 925
Clinical Psychology 32 350 1111
Social Psychology 44 426 1347

Mathematics

The University of Alcala ranked 30th for Mathematics in Spain and 875th in the World with 535 publications made and 9,026 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 56 In Spain
#325 of 816 In Europe
#875 of 3,376 In the World

University of Alcala
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 1
1993 1 0
1994 2 0
1995 3 1
1996 2 1
1997 6 24
1998 5 3
1999 6 15
2000 14 15
2001 8 52
2002 6 3
2003 4 1
2004 5 52
2005 5 2
2006 16 12
2007 13 10
2008 14 8
2009 18 59
2010 39 43
2011 35 40
2012 28 17
2013 24 30
2014 34 103
2015 30 27
2016 35 46
2017 32 44
2018 22 21
2019 41 29
2020 41 25
2021 41 18
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Math Teachers 18 158 625
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 32 296 704
Operations Research 25 279 757
Statistics 34 315 843
Applied Mathematics 35 367 943
Blockchain and Cryptography 30 352 1067

Art & Design

The University of Alcala ranked 23rd for Art & Design in Spain and 560th in the World with 487 publications made and 4,862 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Architecture, Creative Writing, Literature, Art History.

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
#23 of 58 In Spain
#231 of 723 In Europe
#560 of 2,700 In the World

University of Alcala
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 3 3
1997 1 0
1998 3 1
1999 1 0
2000 5 5
2001 2 32
2002 5 42
2003 18 18
2004 6 0
2005 10 4
2006 17 12
2007 14 9
2008 18 24
2009 12 14
2010 26 25
2011 34 12
2012 25 10
2013 22 8
2014 37 25
2015 34 57
2016 35 15
2017 27 17
2018 29 8
2019 38 15
2020 29 13
2021 32 13
Speciality Spain rank Europe rank World rank
Landscape Architecture 3 27 58
Graphic Design 4 98 279
Painting and Drawing 18 132 282
Sculpture 18 132 282
Illustration and Concept Art 18 147 315
Literature 14 117 336
Architecture 17 163 356
UX/UI Desgin 12 175 371
Photography 12 149 396
Fashion Design 14 193 459
Performing arts 29 202 529
Art History 22 223 587
Entertainment Industry Business 27 237 627
Cinematography 31 260 671
Multimedia 28 277 692
Creative Writing 25 270 736
Interior Design 9 234 753
Game Design and Development 35 384 944

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Alcala

Speciality Spain Europe World Rank
International Trade 13 176 452
Entrepreneurship 22 226 481
Hospitality and Hotel Management 37 257 649
International Business 20 266 664
Environmental Economics 32 272 684
Risk Management 28 294 720
Development Studies 17 261 798
Human Resource Management 40 334 871
Economics 30 358 892
Agricultural Economics 22 236 897
Project Management 30 362 900
Business 34 361 930
Investment Banking and Stock trading 31 394 1120
Marketing 44 420 1203