University of Beira Interior: Rankings

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The University of Beira Interior ranked 13th in Portugal, 2273rd in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 36 research topics. The University of Beira Interior ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 8,031 publications and 141,317 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#2273 of 14,131 In the World
#712 of 2,785 In Europe
#13 of 95 In Portugal
#161 of 1,005 For Architectural Engineering
#221 of 1,034 For Aerospace Engineering
#253 of 1,030 For Renewable Energy Engineering
#1653 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 33 other topics

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Engineering

The University of Beira Interior ranked 7th for Engineering in Portugal and 1140th in the World with 2,102 publications made and 39,473 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Computer Networking, Renewable Energy Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Electronic Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 24 In Portugal
#379 of 1,123 In Europe
#1140 of 4,624 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 3 4
1997 7 1
1998 4 1
1999 7 2
2000 10 8
2001 12 15
2002 11 15
2003 16 7
2004 17 34
2005 28 23
2006 36 27
2007 37 34
2008 74 180
2009 75 104
2010 111 156
2011 123 276
2012 134 375
2013 111 328
2014 177 587
2015 199 522
2016 147 422
2017 131 339
2018 164 533
2019 161 344
2020 182 242
2021 122 71

Computer Science

The University of Beira Interior ranked 7th for Computer Science in Portugal and 939th in the World with 1,326 publications made and 24,461 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Management Information Systems, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Vision.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 24 In Portugal
#358 of 1,051 In Europe
#939 of 4,392 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1997 1 0
1998 2 0
1999 1 0
2000 2 1
2001 4 9
2002 4 9
2003 15 9
2004 13 5
2005 20 42
2006 19 12
2007 28 35
2008 33 51
2009 62 90
2010 70 93
2011 79 135
2012 76 195
2013 80 223
2014 107 363
2015 99 354
2016 97 373
2017 76 208
2018 81 232
2019 104 243
2020 138 269
2021 115 70
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Computer Networking 4 119 419
Telecommunications 5 183 539
Multimedia 7 241 599
Blockchain and Cryptography 8 206 604
Management Information Systems 8 274 652
Computer Vision 4 236 664
Cyber Security 6 228 704
Web Design and Development 8 296 749
Animation 8 280 804
Computer Graphics 5 305 858
Game Design and Development 10 367 899
Information Technology 8 298 913
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 7 345 933
Data Science 8 390 957
UX/UI Desgin 9 400 990
Library and Information science 7 355 998
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 8 355 1004
Machine Learning 7 390 1060

Medicine

The University of Beira Interior ranked 7th for Medicine in Portugal and 1345th in the World with 1,214 publications made and 23,205 citations received. Main research topics: Physical Therapy, Healthcare Management (MHA), Health Science, Pharmacology, Oncology and Cancer research.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 29 In Portugal
#408 of 1,018 In Europe
#1345 of 4,739 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2000 1 0
2001 2 5
2002 0 0
2003 4 8
2004 7 40
2005 5 2
2006 9 12
2007 9 21
2008 10 35
2009 28 147
2010 28 60
2011 42 119
2012 57 197
2013 76 185
2014 95 309
2015 67 256
2016 102 404
2017 87 205
2018 92 293
2019 134 303
2020 148 346
2021 209 106
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Biomedical Engineering 6 225 637
Forensic Science 8 250 742
Sports / Exercise science 5 295 767
Healthcare Management (MHA) 6 274 789
Sports Medicine 8 333 897
Physical Therapy 6 332 925
Ophthalmology 6 289 928
Pharmacology 6 268 941
Family medicine 6 307 1004
Oncology and Cancer research 7 316 1062
Clinical Psychology 9 378 1191
Immunology 7 356 1236
Public Health 9 401 1320
Health Science 7 402 1381

Chemistry

The University of Beira Interior ranked 10th for Chemistry in Portugal and 1604th in the World with 892 publications made and 23,279 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Organic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#10 of 22 In Portugal
#468 of 977 In Europe
#1604 of 4,317 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 1 0
1994 2 1
1995 2 3
1996 1 0
1997 2 1
1998 5 3
1999 8 4
2000 11 37
2001 14 23
2002 6 6
2003 8 6
2004 17 61
2005 14 19
2006 20 17
2007 18 32
2008 25 144
2009 26 93
2010 37 71
2011 40 119
2012 45 197
2013 53 233
2014 72 284
2015 46 95
2016 70 182
2017 52 186
2018 69 329
2019 67 205
2020 90 146
2021 70 52
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 4 140 321
Biochemical Engineering 8 316 758
Nanotechnology 7 369 1177
Biochemistry 10 406 1363
Materials Science 7 434 1466
Organic Chemistry 11 438 1493
Chemical Engineering 7 410 1541

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Beira Interior ranked 11th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Portugal and 1294th in the World with 878 publications made and 12,556 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Sports / Exercise science.

Rank Ranking
#11 of 30 In Portugal
#450 of 1,147 In Europe
#1294 of 5,073 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 2 9
2002 1 0
2003 4 8
2004 1 0
2005 5 14
2006 8 1
2007 11 2
2008 13 30
2009 16 36
2010 31 130
2011 26 144
2012 42 97
2013 48 109
2014 41 129
2015 51 106
2016 70 151
2017 66 65
2018 90 112
2019 111 221
2020 122 115
2021 116 56
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Urban and Regional planning 7 161 354
Journalism and Digital Media 8 255 691
Communications and Public Relations 7 258 702
Forensic Science 8 250 742
Sports / Exercise science 5 295 767
Media Studies 6 278 823
Broadcast Journalism 7 296 868
Library and Information science 7 355 998
Sociology 9 377 1066
Political Science 8 413 1120
Demography 12 477 1617

Business

The University of Beira Interior ranked 8th for Business in Portugal and 749th in the World with 872 publications made and 21,343 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Management Information Systems, Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Operations Research.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 26 In Portugal
#290 of 1,011 In Europe
#749 of 4,001 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1999 1 1
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 4 5
2003 5 12
2004 3 4
2005 3 1
2006 6 7
2007 22 9
2008 21 70
2009 23 113
2010 51 204
2011 47 226
2012 61 280
2013 42 135
2014 54 126
2015 57 260
2016 61 247
2017 70 162
2018 89 197
2019 69 209
2020 86 111
2021 95 63
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Entrepreneurship 1 39 86
Hospitality and Hotel Management 6 128 320
Marketing 2 150 425
Management Information Systems 8 274 652
Operations Research 7 242 656
Entertainment Industry Business 8 255 679
Supply Chain Management 6 231 683
Management 7 220 690
Construction Management 7 290 766
Human Resource Management 8 314 809
Project Management 8 330 819

Physics

The University of Beira Interior ranked 7th for Physics in Portugal and 1477th in the World with 860 publications made and 17,413 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Theoretical Physics, Nanotechnology.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 20 In Portugal
#449 of 969 In Europe
#1477 of 4,082 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 3
1997 3 1
1998 5 1
1999 9 3
2000 16 8
2001 12 16
2002 7 6
2003 10 7
2004 18 36
2005 9 12
2006 16 36
2007 20 37
2008 27 148
2009 23 51
2010 51 45
2011 29 58
2012 35 138
2013 40 97
2014 57 163
2015 61 109
2016 72 159
2017 51 170
2018 72 316
2019 69 267
2020 83 114
2021 62 52
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Theoretical Physics 5 232 559
Nanotechnology 7 369 1177
Materials Science 7 434 1466

Biology

The University of Beira Interior ranked 11th for Biology in Portugal and 1540th in the World with 775 publications made and 21,624 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Oncology and Cancer research, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Immunology.

Rank Ranking
#11 of 22 In Portugal
#439 of 942 In Europe
#1540 of 4,496 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 1
1999 1 1
2000 4 29
2001 5 18
2002 2 0
2003 3 8
2004 7 40
2005 6 7
2006 8 3
2007 6 11
2008 16 53
2009 23 132
2010 21 55
2011 24 113
2012 49 198
2013 56 160
2014 68 293
2015 55 161
2016 71 355
2017 67 260
2018 63 228
2019 59 243
2020 65 194
2021 92 61
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Pharmacology 6 268 941
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 8 355 1004
Oncology and Cancer research 7 316 1062
Microbiology 9 335 1070
Nanotechnology 7 369 1177
Immunology 7 356 1236
Biochemistry 10 406 1363

Mathematics

The University of Beira Interior ranked 7th for Mathematics in Portugal and 982nd in the World with 435 publications made and 9,455 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Statistics, Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

Rank Ranking
#7 of 18 In Portugal
#360 of 816 In Europe
#982 of 3,376 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 1
2000 1 1
2001 3 11
2002 6 2
2003 6 23
2004 5 14
2005 7 2
2006 6 2
2007 6 3
2008 12 37
2009 21 44
2010 25 82
2011 34 53
2012 34 66
2013 31 48
2014 48 157
2015 35 152
2016 20 63
2017 24 62
2018 27 91
2019 20 33
2020 38 42
2021 24 15
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 8 206 604
Operations Research 7 242 656
Statistics 9 337 907
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 10 402 1014
Applied Mathematics 6 401 1068

Psychology

The University of Beira Interior ranked 8th for Psychology in Portugal and 1298th in the World with 365 publications made and 8,301 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Sexology, Organizational / Business / IO Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#8 of 23 In Portugal
#429 of 833 In Europe
#1298 of 3,654 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2003 3 7
2004 1 1
2005 1 7
2006 2 0
2007 1 35
2008 3 22
2009 7 12
2010 13 34
2011 12 102
2012 21 96
2013 18 50
2014 26 99
2015 17 42
2016 34 181
2017 39 100
2018 28 41
2019 34 53
2020 39 45
2021 66 36
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Sexology 6 215 731
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 8 282 900
Social Psychology 9 343 1030
Clinical Psychology 9 378 1191

Economics

The University of Beira Interior ranked 9th for Economics in Portugal and 1003rd in the World with 294 publications made and 6,094 citations received. Main research topics: Environmental Economics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, International Economics.

Rank Ranking
#9 of 16 In Portugal
#388 of 790 In Europe
#1003 of 3,039 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2001 1 9
2002 0 0
2003 2 12
2004 1 4
2005 4 1
2006 0 0
2007 4 3
2008 7 8
2009 9 17
2010 15 43
2011 17 96
2012 22 76
2013 8 29
2014 27 66
2015 29 39
2016 22 83
2017 30 40
2018 27 56
2019 17 31
2020 28 45
2021 24 29
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Environmental Economics 5 105 266
International Economics 7 235 569
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 10 402 1014

Art & Design

The University of Beira Interior ranked 9th for Art & Design in Portugal and 1066th in the World with 247 publications made and 2,543 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Architecture, UX/UI Desgin, Entertainment Industry Business, Game Design and Development.

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
#9 of 17 In Portugal
#405 of 723 In Europe
#1066 of 2,700 In the World

University of Beira Interior
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2003 1 0
2004 3 0
2005 0 0
2006 2 0
2007 4 0
2008 7 3
2009 7 1
2010 12 4
2011 12 28
2012 10 9
2013 14 90
2014 16 54
2015 22 16
2016 18 34
2017 10 8
2018 19 12
2019 33 12
2020 32 15
2021 25 10
Speciality Portugal rank Europe rank World rank
Cinematography 9 232 586
Multimedia 7 241 599
Architecture 7 310 669
Entertainment Industry Business 8 255 679
Animation 8 280 804
Computer Graphics 5 305 858
Game Design and Development 10 367 899
Fashion Design 8 339 943
UX/UI Desgin 9 400 990
Interior Design 9 318 1101
Landscape Architecture 12 390 1196

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Beira Interior

Speciality Portugal Europe World Rank
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 9 347 1018
Environmental Management 10 386 1106
Geography and Cartography 13 456 1484
Environmental Science 11 471 1546
Geology 11 448 1559