University of Khartoum: Rankings

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The University of Khartoum ranked 1st in Sudan and 2310th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 21 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Khartoum is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 5,830 publications and 96,433 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 36 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#2310 of 14,131 In the World
#41 of 1,104 In Africa
#1 of 50 In Sudan
#1 of 18 In Khartoum
#130 of 1,008 For Veterinary
#412 of 1,002 For Animal Science
#442 of 1,003 For Epidemiology
#1218 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#4879 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 18 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Medicine in Sudan and 972nd in the World with 2,513 publications made and 47,985 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Virology, Veterinary, Surgery, Pediatrics.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 10 In Sudan
#29 of 263 In Africa
#972 of 4,739 In the World

University of Khartoum
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 21 23
1992 8 8
1993 9 2
1994 29 28
1995 11 16
1996 22 33
1997 27 32
1998 42 97
1999 27 70
2000 26 67
2001 24 98
2002 28 70
2003 36 117
2004 35 96
2005 63 110
2006 36 57
2007 55 142
2008 65 186
2009 82 137
2010 77 208
2011 81 237
2012 77 180
2013 122 212
2014 122 288
2015 126 170
2016 169 241
2017 147 257
2018 139 269
2019 165 176
2020 177 412
2021 193 126
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Veterinary 1 11 130
Epidemiology 1 16 442
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 1 22 445
Dermatology 1 9 473
Virology 1 10 493
Pediatrics 1 27 509
Dentistry 1 15 510
Pathology 1 9 637
Immunology 1 13 651
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 1 16 659
Orthodontics 1 16 692
Optometry 1 43 713
Toxicology 1 43 714
Family medicine 1 46 737
Surgery 1 22 784
Public Health 1 51 837
Plastic Surgery 1 28 844
Critical Care Nursing 1 24 868
Respiratory Therapy 1 25 891
Anatomy and Physiology 1 17 930
Forensic Science 1 31 988
Cosmetology 1 35 1015
Healthcare Management (MHA) 1 64 1120
Pharmacology 1 46 1210
Oncology and Cancer research 1 24 1241
Health Science 1 51 1328

Biology

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Biology in Sudan and 1146th in the World with 2,166 publications made and 49,535 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Virology, Agricultural Science, Animal Science, Microbiology.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 8 In Sudan
#27 of 264 In Africa
#1146 of 4,496 In the World

University of Khartoum
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 20 20
1992 12 12
1993 9 2
1994 16 17
1995 8 9
1996 18 24
1997 17 25
1998 34 97
1999 28 83
2000 22 141
2001 20 98
2002 31 75
2003 37 141
2004 32 96
2005 39 62
2006 31 61
2007 48 118
2008 59 173
2009 97 329
2010 85 173
2011 72 176
2012 56 117
2013 85 219
2014 117 419
2015 109 181
2016 111 188
2017 108 252
2018 107 150
2019 116 178
2020 155 360
2021 133 101
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Animal Science 1 21 412
Astrobiology 1 4 475
Horticulture 1 23 492
Virology 1 10 493
Agricultural Science 1 32 507
Nutrition and Food Science 1 21 593
Forestry 1 50 640
Immunology 1 13 651
Entomology 1 21 659
Toxicology 1 43 714
Botany 1 24 795
Evolutionary Biology 1 13 872
Biotechnology 1 44 878
Zoology 1 25 892
Microbiology 1 26 935
Genetics 1 13 1015
Pharmacology 1 46 1210
Oncology and Cancer research 1 24 1241
Molecular Biology 1 14 1293
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 1 21 1299
Biochemistry 1 38 1608

Environmental Science

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Environmental Science in Sudan and 1235th in the World with 816 publications made and 16,245 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Geology, Hydrology and Water resources management.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 5 In Sudan
#49 of 243 In Africa
#1235 of 4,023 In the World

University of Khartoum
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 9 4
1992 2 2
1993 2 0
1994 1 0
1995 6 9
1996 5 6
1997 5 7
1998 5 13
1999 11 29
2000 7 4
2001 4 1
2002 5 16
2003 13 31
2004 4 9
2005 12 14
2006 10 3
2007 7 8
2008 17 13
2009 45 182
2010 28 53
2011 24 32
2012 30 193
2013 22 79
2014 41 229
2015 55 45
2016 51 164
2017 39 60
2018 45 33
2019 35 40
2020 44 165
2021 53 71
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Science 1 32 507
Forestry 1 50 640
Petrology and Geochemistry 1 45 842
Mining Engineering 1 56 960
Hydrology and Water resources management 1 56 1050
Geography and Cartography 1 47 1056
Ecology 1 36 1119
Geology 1 51 1307
Environmental Management 1 84 1633

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Sudan and 1609th in the World with 703 publications made and 15,961 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Forensic Science.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 6 In Sudan
#52 of 264 In Africa
#1609 of 5,073 In the World

University of Khartoum
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 0
1992 3 1
1993 1 0
1994 5 3
1995 2 3
1996 5 9
1997 3 1
1998 3 10
1999 5 8
2000 8 74
2001 4 6
2002 3 18
2003 13 77
2004 7 23
2005 15 43
2006 13 19
2007 21 44
2008 19 52
2009 17 179
2010 19 47
2011 22 69
2012 14 21
2013 35 59
2014 31 213
2015 34 15
2016 45 52
2017 45 42
2018 38 40
2019 60 65
2020 61 163
2021 76 59
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Demography 1 34 916
Forensic Science 1 31 988
Political Science 1 76 2000

Chemistry

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Chemistry in Sudan and 2120th in the World with 612 publications made and 11,273 citations received. Main research topics: Nutrition and Food Science, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Petrology and Geochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 5 In Sudan
#70 of 229 In Africa
#2120 of 4,317 In the World

University of Khartoum
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 6
1992 6 6
1993 1 0
1994 1 3
1995 1 0
1996 3 2
1997 2 2
1998 5 14
1999 8 12
2000 8 10
2001 2 5
2002 10 24
2003 7 33
2004 7 12
2005 7 16
2006 7 37
2007 5 39
2008 5 7
2009 24 26
2010 20 36
2011 20 61
2012 16 187
2013 22 26
2014 38 51
2015 36 39
2016 36 58
2017 26 40
2018 33 32
2019 42 87
2020 45 95
2021 51 28
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Nutrition and Food Science 1 21 593
Petrology and Geochemistry 1 45 842
Biochemistry 1 38 1608
Materials Science 1 93 2636

Engineering

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Engineering in Sudan and 2488th in the World with 505 publications made and 6,213 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biotechnology, Petroleum Engineering, Mining Engineering, Agricultural Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 6 In Sudan
#94 of 231 In Africa
#2488 of 4,624 In the World

University of Khartoum
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 0
1992 0 0
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 1
1997 2 1
1998 4 5
1999 0 0
2000 2 0
2001 0 0
2002 8 7
2003 1 0
2004 3 1
2005 4 4
2006 6 11
2007 1 5
2008 7 12
2009 13 5
2010 10 18
2011 14 30
2012 26 182
2013 38 52
2014 22 72
2015 32 33
2016 45 64
2017 28 52
2018 33 42
2019 32 69
2020 34 97
2021 64 26
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Engineering 1 42 826
Biotechnology 1 44 878
Petroleum Engineering 2 44 952
Mining Engineering 1 56 960
Materials Science 1 93 2636

Economics

The University of Khartoum ranked 1st for Economics in Sudan and 1681st in the World with 197 publications made and 1,715 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Agricultural Economics.

Rank Ranking
#1 of 2 In Sudan
#64 of 159 In Africa
#1681 of 3,039 In the World

University of Khartoum
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 1 0
1994 1 0
1995 1 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 1
2000 4 1
2001 0 0
2002 1 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 1 2
2006 2 2
2007 1 0
2008 9 10
2009 9 2
2010 6 1
2011 20 24
2012 21 4
2013 16 18
2014 8 4
2015 7 5
2016 11 3
2017 10 3
2018 9 15
2019 14 9
2020 11 121
2021 17 31
Speciality Sudan rank Africa rank World rank
Agricultural Economics 1 53 677
Development Studies 1 69 1122

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Khartoum

Speciality Sudan Africa World Rank
Business 1 81 2374
Computer Science 1 59 2411
Physics 1 75 2443
Mathematics 1 72 2470
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 1 68 2511
Psychology 1 74 2613