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The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 108th in the United States, 270th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 100 across 27 research topics. The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 67,107 academic publications and 2,340,344 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 73 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#270 of 14,131 In the World
#123 of 2,597 In North America
#108 of 2,496 In the United States
#3 of 34 In Maryland
#2 of 13 In Baltimore
#12 of 1,044 For Social Work
#44 of 3,188 For Microbiology
#47 of 1,993 For Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
#1180 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#319 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 24 other topics

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Medicine rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 57th for Medicine in the United States and 104th in the World with 55,756 publications made and 1,922,350 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Surgery, Psychiatry, Immunology, Radiology and Nuclear medicine.

Medicine ranking Location
#57 of 1,495 In the United States
#66 of 1,578 In North America
#104 of 6,552 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 492 4968
1991 548 5857
1992 602 6443
1993 579 6987
1994 616 7804
1995 648 8587
1996 699 10334
1997 741 11564
1998 763 13435
1999 840 15473
2000 839 18313
2001 826 20614
2002 901 23319
2003 999 26306
2004 1080 29087
2005 1163 33715
2006 1362 38201
2007 1305 41354
2008 1428 46574
2009 1467 50945
2010 1591 55862
2011 1694 62944
2012 1997 70824
2013 2082 79084
2014 2166 86606
2015 2465 93801
2016 2299 96359
2017 2591 105806
2018 2374 101026
2019 2764 114709
2020 3346 135383
2021 3898 174991
2022 3040 167777

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Social Work 11 12 12
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 33 38 47
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 28 34 51
Medical Physics 40 45 53
Critical Care Nursing 39 44 55
Occupational Therapy 31 40 61
Family medicine 45 51 67
Anesthesiology 45 53 67
Nursing 42 50 70
Healthcare Management (MHA) 47 54 71
Pharmacology 44 49 72
Virology 42 46 73
Dentistry 32 35 77
Health Science 46 54 78
Radiation Therapy 48 51 78
Gerontology 54 62 83
Respiratory Therapy 47 57 92
Psychiatry 56 65 92
Cardiology 48 57 92
Oncology and Cancer research 52 55 94
Immunology 49 55 94
Physical Therapy 48 60 95
Surgery 50 58 95
Orthodontics 40 45 99
Anatomy and Physiology 54 62 103
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 51 59 103
Pathology 52 61 104
Urology 55 64 112
Pediatrics 53 63 118
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 49 56 122
Public Health 71 82 135
Sports Medicine 67 80 139
Epidemiology 54 64 139
Clinical Psychology 83 97 146
Sports / Exercise science 68 84 148
Sonography and Ultrasound 64 71 156
Dermatology 66 72 158
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 54 64 168
Ophthalmology 70 81 171
Optometry 72 85 188
Cosmetology 70 79 196
Veterinary 55 64 196
Plastic Surgery 91 102 211
Audiology 86 100 212
Biomedical Engineering 84 94 220
Toxicology 78 90 270
Neurosurgery 84 93 298
Forensic Science 131 151 476
Pharmacy 128 148 671

Biology rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 74th for Biology in the United States and 163rd in the World with 50,438 publications made and 1,958,679 citations received. Main research topics: Genetics, Biochemistry, Immunology, Neuroscience, Oncology and Cancer research.

Biology ranking Location
#74 of 1,528 In the United States
#83 of 1,613 In North America
#163 of 6,663 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 495 5986
1991 540 7047
1992 584 7546
1993 601 8271
1994 633 9266
1995 633 9906
1996 696 11639
1997 732 12939
1998 759 14982
1999 812 16969
2000 809 19747
2001 816 22352
2002 879 24670
2003 913 27604
2004 1042 30367
2005 1083 34787
2006 1262 39019
2007 1225 42497
2008 1382 47386
2009 1343 52106
2010 1482 56860
2011 1528 63785
2012 1837 72722
2013 1895 79892
2014 1925 86497
2015 2208 94072
2016 2001 95981
2017 2155 104882
2018 2047 100575
2019 2273 112974
2020 2741 132303
2021 3200 168047
2022 2476 160462

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Microbiology 30 33 44
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 28 34 51
Biophysics 40 43 53
Pharmacology 44 49 72
Virology 42 46 73
Oncology and Cancer research 52 55 94
Immunology 49 55 94
Biotechnology 55 61 101
Molecular Biology 60 64 105
Neuroscience 60 68 108
Genetics 63 69 114
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 62 69 131
Biochemistry 66 73 135
Paleontology 96 113 268
Toxicology 78 90 270
Evolutionary Biology 111 128 304
Animal Science 87 105 324
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 116 138 355
Zoology 124 147 435
Nutrition and Food Science 80 96 467
Astrobiology 154 174 492
Botany 134 154 504
Nanotechnology 138 160 715
Entomology 186 217 759
Horticulture 145 170 998
Agricultural Science 165 195 1052
Forestry 198 237 1200

Chemistry rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 85th for Chemistry in the United States and 225th in the World with 35,348 publications made and 1,478,990 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Physical chemistry.

Chemistry ranking Location
#85 of 1,357 In the United States
#97 of 1,436 In North America
#225 of 6,327 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 417 4950
1991 423 5755
1992 463 6188
1993 476 6897
1994 502 7647
1995 512 8116
1996 544 9581
1997 570 10615
1998 577 12335
1999 623 13727
2000 621 15640
2001 619 17760
2002 660 19280
2003 678 21296
2004 722 23658
2005 804 26615
2006 910 29596
2007 899 31781
2008 968 34850
2009 954 38301
2010 1083 42226
2011 1084 46741
2012 1296 53728
2013 1339 58770
2014 1323 63161
2015 1476 69102
2016 1346 70439
2017 1418 76570
2018 1291 73465
2019 1501 81895
2020 1694 94514
2021 1948 118728
2022 1509 113883

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biochemistry 66 73 135
Computational Chemistry 72 82 232
Organic Chemistry 92 107 329
Nutrition and Food Science 80 96 467
Materials Science 117 137 527
Biochemical Engineering 111 133 569
Environmental Chemistry 136 164 651
Pharmacy 128 148 671
Nanotechnology 138 160 715
Radiochemistry 102 120 728
Inorganic Chemistry 139 159 747
Physical chemistry 147 175 798
Chemical Engineering 147 170 878
Petrology and Geochemistry 280 325 1506

Psychology rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 66th for Psychology in the United States and 121st in the World with 25,353 publications made and 888,359 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology, Social Psychology, Child Psychology.

Psychology ranking Location
#66 of 1,455 In the United States
#75 of 1,538 In North America
#121 of 6,353 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 200 2668
1991 237 3207
1992 269 3400
1993 255 3618
1994 283 3917
1995 276 4345
1996 321 5008
1997 344 5682
1998 335 6508
1999 398 7312
2000 402 8357
2001 351 9500
2002 420 10812
2003 421 12356
2004 489 13416
2005 513 15749
2006 585 17685
2007 598 19701
2008 582 21893
2009 661 23902
2010 717 25565
2011 772 28809
2012 907 32413
2013 941 35833
2014 986 39284
2015 1070 42712
2016 1058 43949
2017 1214 48879
2018 1081 47226
2019 1298 53728
2020 1492 63571
2021 1887 82763
2022 1512 79579

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Social Work 11 12 12
Occupational Therapy 31 40 61
Psychiatry 56 65 92
Neuroscience 60 68 108
Clinical Psychology 83 97 146
Child Psychology 134 153 242
Sexology 149 174 265
Cognitive Science 116 134 324
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 173 199 358
Social Psychology 158 182 358
Education Majors 184 207 480
Special Education 255 280 568

Computer Science rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 106th for Computer Science in the United States and 306th in the World with 22,840 publications made and 908,272 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Cognitive Science.

Computer Science ranking Location
#106 of 1,496 In the United States
#125 of 1,581 In North America
#306 of 6,597 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 176 2565
1991 214 3010
1992 232 3106
1993 241 3384
1994 266 3626
1995 263 3993
1996 288 4637
1997 301 5252
1998 277 5927
1999 330 6707
2000 346 7481
2001 330 8727
2002 385 9908
2003 379 11211
2004 459 12391
2005 496 14335
2006 541 16529
2007 575 18261
2008 572 20713
2009 609 23177
2010 660 25212
2011 721 28254
2012 831 32699
2013 876 35850
2014 901 40014
2015 960 44011
2016 924 45310
2017 1047 50585
2018 956 48792
2019 1138 56277
2020 1325 65925
2021 1675 86259
2022 1313 82867

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Neuroscience 60 68 108
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 62 69 131
Web Design and Development 81 99 307
Library and Information science 130 150 318
Cognitive Science 116 134 324
UX/UI Desgin 95 114 330
Data Science 141 165 453
Information Technology 180 199 475
Machine Learning 132 157 480
Computational Linguistics 138 165 567
Multimedia 169 194 580
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 146 174 583
Human-Computer Interaction 158 185 657
Telecommunications 156 185 681
Software Engineering 171 202 713
Computer Vision 174 203 722
Computer Networking 174 206 746
Cyber Security 182 209 754
Computer Graphics 176 203 765
Management Information Systems 217 250 787
Computer Engineering 174 204 842
Blockchain and Cryptography 187 218 966
Robotics 199 235 1130

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 128th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 416th in the World with 21,044 publications made and 682,031 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Law, Philosophy, Demography.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#128 of 1,689 In the United States
#149 of 1,780 In North America
#416 of 6,939 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 162 1253
1991 200 1633
1992 230 1734
1993 196 1854
1994 221 2086
1995 229 2447
1996 250 2918
1997 262 3366
1998 255 3788
1999 282 4584
2000 271 5268
2001 278 6239
2002 309 7039
2003 353 8391
2004 370 9092
2005 436 10849
2006 474 12251
2007 500 13660
2008 522 15775
2009 529 17577
2010 549 19398
2011 640 21937
2012 765 24773
2013 734 27896
2014 797 31129
2015 892 33654
2016 891 34578
2017 1036 37883
2018 978 37212
2019 1118 42884
2020 1341 49831
2021 1705 65404
2022 1345 63368

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

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Social Work 11 12 12
Occupational Safety and Health 35 42 64
Military science 70 74 103
Sports / Exercise science 68 84 148
Demography 76 89 156
Criminology and Criminal Justice 157 177 284
Genealogy 131 152 291
Sociology 121 141 292
Anthropology 127 146 294
Library and Information science 130 150 318
Law 133 152 325
Classics and Ancient History 136 158 356
Political Science 137 158 397
Gender Studies 184 213 403
Publishing 152 176 418
Law Enforcement 203 226 440
Linguistics 135 156 452
Communications and Public Relations 191 219 464
Public Policy / Administration 183 207 471
Forensic Science 131 151 476
Education Majors 184 207 480
History 156 180 507
Archaeology 151 174 523
Aesthetics 164 191 527
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 186 212 527
Special Education 255 280 568
Human Rights Law 182 213 574
Journalism and Digital Media 196 221 620
International Law 209 239 626
Philosophy 154 178 648
Media Studies 294 331 705
Art History 280 312 744
Early Childhood Education 372 409 849
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 238 267 867
Political Economy 372 415 1066

Engineering rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 122nd for Engineering in the United States and 484th in the World with 17,793 publications made and 620,856 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology.

Engineering ranking Location
#122 of 1,447 In the United States
#143 of 1,531 In North America
#484 of 6,555 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 200 2094
1991 245 2541
1992 269 2565
1993 267 2934
1994 270 3314
1995 269 3531
1996 304 4227
1997 268 4716
1998 242 5257
1999 284 5767
2000 307 6143
2001 286 6650
2002 324 7580
2003 340 8451
2004 344 9578
2005 443 10957
2006 440 12773
2007 501 13812
2008 463 15332
2009 471 17079
2010 474 18867
2011 531 21111
2012 633 23809
2013 649 25887
2014 662 28124
2015 696 30202
2016 653 30437
2017 690 33353
2018 693 32170
2019 767 35938
2020 999 42299
2021 1060 53311
2022 826 52450

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biotechnology 55 61 101
Biomedical Engineering 84 94 220
Optical Engineering 107 124 390
Metallurgical Engineering 98 114 396
Remote Sensing 138 162 460
Acoustical Engineering 127 151 500
Aerospace Engineering 148 174 505
Mechanical Engineering 129 155 526
Materials Science 117 137 527
Petroleum Engineering 137 162 559
Biochemical Engineering 111 133 569
Civil Engineering 151 178 625
Technical Drawing 137 162 655
Human-Computer Interaction 158 185 657
Telecommunications 156 185 681
Structural Engineering 165 194 707
Nanotechnology 138 160 715
Engineering Management 225 253 736
Product and Industrial Design 181 207 741
Computer Networking 174 206 746
Electrical Engineering 159 189 794
Electronic Engineering 164 196 811
Computer Engineering 174 204 842
Systems Engineering 200 233 875
Chemical Engineering 147 170 878
Reliability and Quality Engineering 191 222 899
Environmental Engineering 176 209 1057
Geotechnical Engineering 200 239 1073
Architectural Engineering 195 226 1096
Robotics 199 235 1130
Transportation Engineering 227 262 1150
Automotive Engineering 216 253 1333
Operations Research 265 303 1504

Physics rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 119th for Physics in the United States and 483rd in the World with 16,647 publications made and 578,805 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Biophysics, Astrophysics and Astronomy.

Physics ranking Location
#119 of 1,426 In the United States
#141 of 1,508 In North America
#483 of 6,484 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 204 2184
1991 234 2588
1992 266 2722
1993 264 3111
1994 260 3445
1995 260 3629
1996 282 4372
1997 273 4745
1998 262 5314
1999 277 5685
2000 300 5986
2001 292 6637
2002 324 7320
2003 338 8044
2004 359 9107
2005 410 10413
2006 398 12012
2007 447 12789
2008 411 14135
2009 436 15624
2010 460 17115
2011 471 18825
2012 550 21401
2013 591 22852
2014 562 24424
2015 666 26590
2016 585 26653
2017 615 29230
2018 611 29123
2019 706 32043
2020 869 38081
2021 963 47223
2022 708 46387

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biophysics 40 43 53
Medical Physics 40 45 53
Optical Engineering 107 124 390
Atomic and Molecular physics 126 149 476
Astrobiology 154 174 492
Acoustical Engineering 127 151 500
Materials Science 117 137 527
Astrophysics and Astronomy 154 179 562
Nuclear Physics 140 163 566
Quantum and Particle physics 139 165 621
Nanotechnology 138 160 715
Condensed Matter Physics 177 203 988

Environmental Science rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 131st for Environmental Science in the United States and 461st in the World with 14,535 publications made and 544,462 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Paleontology, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#131 of 1,534 In the United States
#152 of 1,622 In North America
#461 of 6,683 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 141 1614
1991 176 1965
1992 194 2059
1993 174 2325
1994 192 2579
1995 205 2696
1996 188 3144
1997 174 3330
1998 208 4019
1999 233 4514
2000 237 5081
2001 220 5642
2002 260 6303
2003 251 7118
2004 301 8035
2005 310 8977
2006 340 10416
2007 351 11137
2008 376 12740
2009 391 14488
2010 378 15833
2011 445 17992
2012 512 20416
2013 504 23144
2014 508 25299
2015 575 28037
2016 552 28574
2017 622 31344
2018 576 30571
2019 653 34966
2020 837 40823
2021 975 51827
2022 690 48852

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Paleontology 96 113 268
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 116 138 355
Geology 112 132 389
Ecology 148 173 603
Environmental Chemistry 136 164 651
Geography and Cartography 167 195 654
Oceanography 178 210 769
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 194 225 847
Earth science and Geophysics 186 222 879
Agricultural Science 165 195 1052
Environmental Engineering 176 209 1057
Geotechnical Engineering 200 239 1073
Forestry 198 237 1200
Environmental Management 218 256 1409
Petrology and Geochemistry 280 325 1506

Mathematics rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 119th for Mathematics in the United States and 364th in the World with 10,324 publications made and 370,037 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics.

Mathematics ranking Location
#119 of 1,305 In the United States
#139 of 1,383 In North America
#364 of 6,132 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 45 354
1991 41 406
1992 63 513
1993 61 548
1994 80 674
1995 50 733
1996 71 924
1997 86 1148
1998 91 1270
1999 104 1459
2000 116 1747
2001 125 2187
2002 161 2470
2003 143 3032
2004 150 3510
2005 210 4365
2006 207 4914
2007 219 5537
2008 229 6349
2009 253 7375
2010 295 8108
2011 340 9476
2012 355 10792
2013 426 12272
2014 485 13685
2015 495 15901
2016 493 16614
2017 591 18704
2018 519 18307
2019 641 21805
2020 696 24314
2021 1047 34538
2022 810 35214

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Statistics 111 130 327
Actuarial Science 165 184 391
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 211 242 758
Math Teachers 303 333 809
Blockchain and Cryptography 187 218 966
Applied Mathematics 217 248 1184
Operations Research 265 303 1504

Economics rankings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 138th for Economics in the United States and 401st in the World with 5,286 publications made and 123,098 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Political Economy.

Economics ranking Location
#138 of 1,255 In the United States
#159 of 1,334 In North America
#401 of 5,789 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 27 201
1991 53 215
1992 47 281
1993 56 335
1994 60 335
1995 45 375
1996 44 506
1997 54 480
1998 51 667
1999 71 733
2000 58 889
2001 53 946
2002 78 1158
2003 89 1398
2004 103 1533
2005 95 1654
2006 112 2007
2007 112 2247
2008 117 2691
2009 108 2877
2010 132 3360
2011 158 3868
2012 196 4293
2013 183 5148
2014 201 5823
2015 237 6073
2016 261 6485
2017 289 7358
2018 257 7260
2019 303 8524
2020 374 10095
2021 484 13708
2022 399 13368

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Maryland, Baltimore in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Development Studies 90 102 183
Actuarial Science 165 184 391
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 211 242 758
Finance 263 298 1057
Political Economy 372 415 1066

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Maryland, Baltimore

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Human Resource Management 108 124 249
Photography 105 123 295
Graphic Design 157 181 538
Advertising 210 236 567
Business 184 213 622
Fashion Design 169 196 631
Management 179 209 648
Marketing 197 224 649
Project Management 190 219 650
Accounting 222 251 661
Art & Design 194 224 668
Literature 212 243 723
Entertainment Industry Business 245 277 852
Creative Writing 299 336 853
Cinematography 266 299 921