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The University of Gdansk ranked 10th in Poland, 770th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 135 research topics. The University of Gdansk ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 23,940 academic publications and 262,822 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 61 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#770 of 14,131 In the World
#305 of 2,785 In Europe
#10 of 127 In Poland
#1 of 7 In Gdansk
#184 of 3,778 For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
#199 of 1,946 For Theoretical Physics
#297 of 3,327 For Environmental Chemistry
#583 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#991 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 132 other topics

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Biology rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 10th for Biology in Poland and 872nd in the World with 11,465 publications made and 168,759 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Paleontology, Botany, Zoology.

Biology ranking Location
#10 of 66 In Poland
#296 of 1,428 In Europe
#872 of 6,663 In the World

University of Gdansk
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 83 321
1991 105 406
1992 97 494
1993 120 581
1994 97 565
1995 142 678
1996 132 773
1997 143 799
1998 174 1011
1999 204 1091
2000 230 1261
2001 241 1469
2002 235 1829
2003 218 2022
2004 192 2344
2005 250 2983
2006 201 3267
2007 264 3932
2008 242 4149
2009 249 4303
2010 272 4717
2011 302 5082
2012 358 6278
2013 417 6233
2014 494 6825
2015 505 7670
2016 575 8305
2017 564 9218
2018 622 9495
2019 607 11353
2020 687 13765
2021 825 18772
2022 689 18910

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Zoology 5 148 393
Toxicology 2 151 497
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 3 173 500
Entomology 12 222 614
Animal Science 10 192 635
Molecular Biology 6 222 646
Botany 10 228 658
Biophysics 6 247 664
Evolutionary Biology 6 266 672
Microbiology 9 232 676
Paleontology 6 263 729
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 11 296 758
Biochemistry 9 278 810
Genetics 11 282 812
Horticulture 15 272 903
Nutrition and Food Science 20 305 945
Astrobiology 13 350 962
Agricultural Science 22 313 988
Virology 13 303 1021
Neuroscience 13 365 1063
Immunology 17 340 1087
Oncology and Cancer research 15 331 1101
Nanotechnology 18 365 1185
Forestry 17 380 1271
Pharmacology 20 369 1323
Biotechnology 20 402 1336

Chemistry rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 11th for Chemistry in Poland and 810th in the World with 10,769 publications made and 179,268 citations received. Main research topics: Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Materials Science, Physical chemistry, Environmental Chemistry.

Chemistry ranking Location
#11 of 67 In Poland
#280 of 1,389 In Europe
#810 of 6,327 In the World

University of Gdansk
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 124 464
1991 125 497
1992 140 638
1993 123 686
1994 122 686
1995 178 838
1996 161 906
1997 177 994
1998 214 1231
1999 259 1372
2000 283 1586
2001 314 1881
2002 288 2247
2003 272 2501
2004 206 2783
2005 228 3547
2006 227 3867
2007 252 4520
2008 241 4749
2009 250 4702
2010 233 5110
2011 248 5421
2012 294 6645
2013 339 6503
2014 385 6899
2015 385 7705
2016 452 8336
2017 477 9448
2018 449 9379
2019 469 11376
2020 537 13061
2021 588 17595
2022 506 17400

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Environmental Chemistry 3 109 297
Biochemical Engineering 6 156 354
Computational Chemistry 8 159 356
Pharmacy 7 184 420
Inorganic Chemistry 12 220 616
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 16 265 696
Organic Chemistry 12 251 727
Radiochemistry 14 204 740
Physical chemistry 14 269 785
Biochemistry 9 278 810
Nutrition and Food Science 20 305 945
Materials Science 19 334 954
Petrology and Geochemistry 15 388 1099
Chemical Engineering 17 355 1174
Nanotechnology 18 365 1185

Environmental Science rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 10th for Environmental Science in Poland and 759th in the World with 9,581 publications made and 111,381 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Paleontology, Oceanography.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#10 of 66 In Poland
#268 of 1,449 In Europe
#759 of 6,683 In the World

University of Gdansk
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 58 221
1991 79 188
1992 91 204
1993 98 250
1994 81 263
1995 97 273
1996 95 305
1997 103 365
1998 115 444
1999 161 533
2000 161 642
2001 189 697
2002 166 949
2003 154 1145
2004 150 1249
2005 172 1634
2006 169 1898
2007 185 2313
2008 175 2392
2009 186 2639
2010 187 2806
2011 241 3051
2012 295 3954
2013 371 4099
2014 419 4527
2015 448 5083
2016 556 5721
2017 588 6326
2018 633 6675
2019 567 8195
2020 600 9910
2021 735 14072
2022 581 13553

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Environmental Chemistry 3 109 297
Urban and Regional planning 6 225 473
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 3 173 500
Oceanography 2 194 532
Environmental Engineering 11 218 645
Ecology 6 237 656
Geology 8 267 727
Paleontology 6 263 729
Geotechnical Engineering 10 256 756
Geography and Cartography 12 325 855
Earth science and Geophysics 11 298 876
Agricultural Science 22 313 988
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 15 372 1033
Petrology and Geochemistry 15 388 1099
Environmental Management 23 371 1107
Forestry 17 380 1271

Physics rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 8th for Physics in Poland and 598th in the World with 9,513 publications made and 156,380 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Nuclear Physics.

Physics ranking Location
#8 of 67 In Poland
#220 of 1,434 In Europe
#598 of 6,484 In the World

University of Gdansk
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 124 382
1991 113 384
1992 135 467
1993 124 466
1994 121 472
1995 162 600
1996 155 653
1997 156 804
1998 183 865
1999 255 1169
2000 264 1423
2001 297 1662
2002 262 1973
2003 233 2246
2004 202 2484
2005 200 3311
2006 181 3502
2007 203 4116
2008 205 4549
2009 199 4386
2010 191 4714
2011 183 4943
2012 233 6089
2013 282 5997
2014 330 6242
2015 351 7197
2016 396 7462
2017 412 8679
2018 422 8605
2019 429 10067
2020 439 11026
2021 519 14484
2022 425 13263

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Theoretical Physics 4 94 199
Atomic and Molecular physics 6 143 311
Quantum and Particle physics 6 193 496
Nuclear Physics 10 218 517
Applied/Engineering Physics 8 214 571
Biophysics 6 247 664
Condensed Matter Physics 12 274 718
Acoustical Engineering 13 299 784
Astrophysics and Astronomy 13 311 810
Optical Engineering 14 323 859
Materials Science 19 334 954
Astrobiology 13 350 962
Nanotechnology 18 365 1185

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 6th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Poland and 646th in the World with 9,448 publications made and 65,963 citations received. Main research topics: Philosophy, Political Science, Law, History, Sociology.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#6 of 68 In Poland
#266 of 1,488 In Europe
#646 of 6,939 In the World

University of Gdansk
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 32 92
1991 35 97
1992 44 136
1993 52 133
1994 51 143
1995 51 153
1996 63 148
1997 64 197
1998 70 258
1999 100 314
2000 87 336
2001 98 427
2002 78 553
2003 84 700
2004 102 687
2005 105 1008
2006 116 1023
2007 123 1199
2008 108 1309
2009 205 1459
2010 181 1561
2011 293 1805
2012 372 2274
2013 425 2334
2014 456 2662
2015 548 2918
2016 656 3197
2017 689 3540
2018 763 3727
2019 717 4627
2020 677 5559
2021 845 8191
2022 675 7820

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 13 68 184
Art History 6 182 443
International Law 8 187 446
Urban and Regional planning 6 225 473
Philosophy 5 239 552
Classics and Ancient History 7 221 595
Aesthetics 7 256 637
Genealogy 5 222 652
International Relations and Diplomacy 7 241 682
Human Rights Law 10 268 704
Political Science 7 292 725
Linguistics 8 291 740
Broadcast Journalism 13 270 792
Media Studies 6 282 815
Social Work 6 262 832
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 7 272 834
Gender Studies 5 270 855
Radio and Television broadcasting 16 286 865
History 10 348 884
Law Enforcement 7 303 905
Publishing 9 332 909
Library and Information science 9 355 925
Law 6 346 934
Archaeology 11 358 937
Special Education 9 347 944
Political Economy 11 369 1031
Criminology and Criminal Justice 11 335 1118
Public Policy / Administration 12 390 1121
Sociology 6 399 1124
Education Majors 6 379 1168
Anthropology 6 424 1190
Demography 19 414 1227
Communications and Public Relations 13 438 1283

Engineering rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 13th for Engineering in Poland and 940th in the World with 8,763 publications made and 123,768 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Acoustical Engineering.

Engineering ranking Location
#13 of 68 In Poland
#330 of 1,442 In Europe
#940 of 6,555 In the World

University of Gdansk
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 98 329
1991 109 337
1992 131 396
1993 119 428
1994 96 413
1995 146 489
1996 144 583
1997 147 636
1998 169 683
1999 245 900
2000 230 1096
2001 262 1243
2002 212 1462
2003 191 1706
2004 168 1941
2005 152 2614
2006 163 2622
2007 190 3200
2008 188 3507
2009 156 3474
2010 157 3647
2011 177 3876
2012 196 4673
2013 255 4697
2014 296 4994
2015 293 5643
2016 369 5957
2017 431 7186
2018 440 7178
2019 436 8603
2020 434 9940
2021 500 13431
2022 409 12660

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Engineering.

Computer Science rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 13th for Computer Science in Poland and 1083rd in the World with 5,325 publications made and 64,331 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Machine Learning, Telecommunications, Computer Networking.

Computer Science ranking Location
#13 of 67 In Poland
#392 of 1,444 In Europe
#1083 of 6,597 In the World

University of Gdansk
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 44 115
1991 46 139
1992 58 190
1993 53 206
1994 44 200
1995 64 207
1996 68 322
1997 74 272
1998 69 354
1999 104 389
2000 93 520
2001 116 601
2002 105 837
2003 85 890
2004 81 1043
2005 96 1310
2006 78 1304
2007 100 1563
2008 94 1721
2009 103 1791
2010 100 2019
2011 134 2011
2012 134 2562
2013 202 2467
2014 219 2938
2015 247 3103
2016 230 3173
2017 276 3731
2018 329 4001
2019 344 4821
2020 325 5619
2021 410 8195
2022 354 7826

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Information Technology 4 208 655
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 11 296 758
Library and Information science 9 355 925
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 13 369 985
Cyber Security 11 365 1014
Telecommunications 13 357 1020
Neuroscience 13 365 1063
Blockchain and Cryptography 9 368 1080
Computer Networking 12 393 1129
Data Science 10 441 1136
Computer Graphics 16 435 1147
Software Engineering 11 475 1167
Computer Vision 16 416 1224
Management Information Systems 17 502 1265
Computational Linguistics 17 444 1357
Machine Learning 15 430 1377
Computer Engineering 18 446 1381
Cognitive Science 17 453 1487
Human-Computer Interaction 18 583 1664

Medicine rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 17th for Medicine in Poland and 1187th in the World with 5,246 publications made and 72,674 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Immunology, Psychiatry, Public Health, Pharmacy.

Medicine ranking Location
#17 of 67 In Poland
#385 of 1,401 In Europe
#1187 of 6,552 In the World

University of Gdansk
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 45 160
1991 44 203
1992 42 244
1993 49 295
1994 37 256
1995 68 367
1996 49 392
1997 46 359
1998 75 508
1999 88 538
2000 79 579
2001 121 709
2002 99 819
2003 83 868
2004 87 1013
2005 113 1218
2006 98 1337
2007 102 1618
2008 100 1666
2009 116 1775
2010 116 1987
2011 140 2181
2012 152 2646
2013 194 2826
2014 191 2920
2015 234 3198
2016 233 3692
2017 236 3760
2018 279 3957
2019 279 4819
2020 335 6264
2021 470 8912
2022 409 9747

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Pharmacy 7 184 420
Toxicology 2 151 497
Social Work 6 262 832
Veterinary 14 243 900
Nursing 8 319 933
Orthodontics 18 331 940
Radiation Therapy 14 287 959
Virology 13 303 1021
Dermatology 23 319 1050
Dentistry 22 352 1053
Immunology 17 340 1087
Oncology and Cancer research 15 331 1101
Pathology 16 369 1167
Anatomy and Physiology 20 389 1218
Audiology 19 408 1292
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 24 417 1294
Public Health 18 428 1323
Pharmacology 20 369 1323
Clinical Psychology 18 420 1357
Anesthesiology 17 411 1426
Psychiatry 17 443 1458
Urology 26 410 1485
Pediatrics 17 435 1531
Cardiology 28 495 1629
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 23 439 1648
Physical Therapy 26 520 1678
Surgery 29 503 1719
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 24 535 1732
Sports Medicine 33 555 1800
Family medicine 16 482 1875
Healthcare Management (MHA) 32 638 2318
Health Science 18 584 2351

Business rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 15th for Business in Poland and 1084th in the World with 2,609 publications made and 14,833 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Management, Marketing, International Business, International Trade.

Business ranking Location
#15 of 66 In Poland
#416 of 1,390 In Europe
#1084 of 6,002 In the World

University of Gdansk
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1990 12 28
1991 16 31
1992 18 43
1993 15 34
1994 21 29
1995 20 38
1996 20 61
1997 24 63
1998 22 74
1999 35 81
2000 21 90
2001 33 105
2002 29 128
2003 32 153
2004 23 196
2005 18 248
2006 26 234
2007 32 265
2008 24 302
2009 38 340
2010 35 329
2011 62 346
2012 73 472
2013 111 461
2014 96 598
2015 146 606
2016 167 665
2017 207 846
2018 242 930
2019 218 1234
2020 181 1441
2021 239 2351
2022 172 2270

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Business.

Business subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
International Trade 10 258 454
Real Estate 11 143 469
International Business 11 286 547
Hospitality and Hotel Management 9 238 583
Human Resource Management 2 242 618
Entertainment Industry Business 9 288 768
Risk Management 19 350 823
Tax Law 14 302 826
Investment Banking and Stock trading 14 308 834
Actuarial Science 14 315 845
Advertising 9 324 851
Finance 13 361 884
Project Management 12 390 920
Accounting 12 369 989
Public Policy / Administration 12 390 1121
Operations Research 18 398 1196
Management 14 439 1226
Management Information Systems 17 502 1265
Marketing 22 489 1344

Mathematics rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 11th for Mathematics in Poland and 979th in the World with 2,562 publications made and 32,310 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Mathematics ranking Location
#11 of 65 In Poland
#361 of 1,363 In Europe
#979 of 6,132 In the World

University of Gdansk
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 24 70
1991 35 60
1992 30 93
1993 27 69
1994 25 82
1995 28 133
1996 37 134
1997 47 148
1998 43 148
1999 58 200
2000 56 260
2001 68 245
2002 53 363
2003 51 535
2004 38 531
2005 44 747
2006 35 580
2007 38 657
2008 47 853
2009 50 857
2010 41 894
2011 51 895
2012 63 1079
2013 80 1089
2014 93 1380
2015 114 1631
2016 102 1716
2017 136 1881
2018 144 2024
2019 184 2344
2020 136 2647
2021 217 3720
2022 139 3499

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Applied Mathematics 7 171 433
Actuarial Science 14 315 845
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 16 414 1024
Statistics 12 389 1068
Blockchain and Cryptography 9 368 1080
Operations Research 18 398 1196
Math Teachers 10 471 1661

Economics rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 13th for Economics in Poland and 1071st in the World with 2,009 publications made and 10,740 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, International Trade, International Economics.

Economics ranking Location
#13 of 65 In Poland
#409 of 1,322 In Europe
#1071 of 5,789 In the World

University of Gdansk
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 12 28
1991 7 20
1992 8 31
1993 7 24
1994 14 20
1995 9 20
1996 13 29
1997 13 38
1998 12 30
1999 16 37
2000 14 53
2001 17 56
2002 18 68
2003 23 125
2004 23 115
2005 17 171
2006 21 152
2007 21 146
2008 24 191
2009 28 212
2010 28 231
2011 47 246
2012 58 314
2013 79 329
2014 81 419
2015 119 461
2016 134 464
2017 152 556
2018 194 608
2019 179 782
2020 168 941
2021 186 1558
2022 151 1650

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
International Economics 10 261 445
International Trade 10 258 454
International Relations and Diplomacy 7 241 682
Investment Banking and Stock trading 14 308 834
Actuarial Science 14 315 845
Finance 13 361 884
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 16 414 1024
Political Economy 11 369 1031
Environmental Economics 17 402 1034
Development Studies 7 439 1353

Art & Design rankings

The University of Gdansk ranked 7th for Art & Design in Poland and 743rd in the World with 1,810 publications made and 10,704 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Fashion Design, Aesthetics, Art History, Creative Writing.

Please note that our approach to subject rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science research profiles.

Art & Design ranking Location
#7 of 65 In Poland
#303 of 1,295 In Europe
#743 of 5,426 In the World

University of Gdansk
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Art & Design publications Art & Design citations
1990 6 17
1991 7 11
1992 6 18
1993 7 16
1994 8 26
1995 3 22
1996 10 20
1997 8 42
1998 17 32
1999 13 33
2000 15 51
2001 22 62
2002 9 90
2003 13 89
2004 18 94
2005 15 133
2006 20 144
2007 19 178
2008 16 157
2009 29 183
2010 22 170
2011 40 242
2012 54 309
2013 67 299
2014 81 388
2015 94 459
2016 123 422
2017 150 478
2018 169 578
2019 159 659
2020 163 793
2021 188 1172
2022 147 1080

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Gdansk in various areas of Art & Design.

Art & Design subfield Poland ranking Europe ranking World rank
Art History 6 182 443
Cinematography 5 186 453
Music 4 173 468
Literature 6 218 536
Painting and Drawing 9 264 617
Sculpture 9 264 617
Performing arts 9 275 630
Aesthetics 7 256 637
Creative Writing 7 253 641
Illustration and Concept Art 9 269 641
Entertainment Industry Business 9 288 768
Fashion Design 11 310 771
Landscape Architecture 22 311 806
Singing and Vocal Performance 13 311 905
Interior Design 22 319 911
Computer Graphics 16 435 1147

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Gdansk

Speciality Poland Europe World Rank
Sexology 8 272 932
Social Psychology 10 360 1017
Child Psychology 6 369 1099
Psychology 16 440 1381