University of Munster: Rankings

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The University of Munster ranked 14th in Germany and 182nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 11 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Munster is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 71,859 publications and 2,507,887 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 150 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#182 of 14,160In the World
#62 of 2,789In Europe
#14 of 370In Germany
#4 of 65In North Rhine-Westphalia
#1 of 4In Munster
#10 of 1,188For Pharmacy
#28 of 1,141For Astrobiology
#45 of 1,724For Organic Chemistry
#330 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#186 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 8 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Munster ranked 13th for Medicine in Germany and 199th in the World with 20,537 publications made and 863,950 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Pathology, Immunology, Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN).

RankRanking
#13 of 114In Germany
#63 of 1,028In Europe
#199 of 4,839In the World

University of Munster
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990303201
1991285247
1992304343
1993339312
1994332481
1995361630
1996409771
1997484725
19985241572
19995151237
20005081612
20015581718
20025051799
20034812192
20044622063
20054971751
20065552684
20075102821
20086122976
20095943540
20105643644
20116104088
20127254593
20137274253
20147554629
20157574672
20168185084
20177925254
20187544201
20198363805
20209965736

Biology

The University of Munster ranked 18th for Biology in Germany and 221st in the World with 15,807 publications made and 818,560 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Genetics.

RankRanking
#18 of 100In Germany
#75 of 958In Europe
#221 of 4,578In the World

University of Munster
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990156136
1991149238
1992160236
1993173235
1994197434
1995221665
1996246572
1997276701
1998313963
19993151257
20003441428
20014161673
20023611801
20033391865
20043871877
20053751720
20064442586
20074432963
20084842799
20095183148
20105523614
20115883824
20126824290
20136584981
20146954777
20157004482
20167465633
20177504583
20186164647
20195803468
20207293774

Chemistry

The University of Munster ranked 9th for Chemistry in Germany and 177th in the World with 13,118 publications made and 489,999 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#9 of 110In Germany
#43 of 995In Europe
#177 of 4,409In the World

University of Munster
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990166136
1991156199
1992144153
1993180184
1994176244
1995210414
1996194283
1997212357
1998214421
1999222704
2000239770
2001266731
2002268834
2003275973
20042841039
2005282980
20063501214
20073191467
20084181841
20094021775
20104572086
20114882866
20124732940
20135563180
20145743258
20155672668
20165152847
20175562958
20184632680
20195092137
20205362039

Physics

The University of Munster ranked 14th for Physics in Germany and 199th in the World with 10,075 publications made and 414,462 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering, Quantum and Particle physics.

RankRanking
#14 of 112In Germany
#57 of 978In Europe
#199 of 4,160In the World

University of Munster
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19909353
199110082
199210880
1993102145
1994129146
1995104144
1996155209
1997180243
1998193229
1999139266
2000157542
2001212453
2002191496
2003226627
2004215882
2005243817
20062632390
20072741241
20082971601
2009278924
20103163477
20113653280
20123532003
20134302880
20144752827
20154252247
20164043116
20174433469
20184703184
20195072799
20205872682

Engineering

The University of Munster ranked 21st for Engineering in Germany and 408th in the World with 7,102 publications made and 197,401 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering.

RankRanking
#21 of 137In Germany
#126 of 1,147In Europe
#408 of 4,716In the World

University of Munster
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905932
19916359
19925829
19937058
19949165
19958197
199697119
1997116151
1998124206
199984131
2000106384
2001146275
2002105350
2003137240
2004128265
2005170343
2006173392
2007190571
2008232730
2009231694
20102481047
20112711134
2012267988
20133351669
20143441429
20153621459
20163131875
20173491937
20183832487
20194272158
20204211716

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Munster ranked 12th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Germany and 387th in the World with 5,017 publications made and 134,136 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Philosophy, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#12 of 124In Germany
#138 of 1,158In Europe
#387 of 5,152In the World

University of Munster
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902012
1991257
19923950
19932631
19943751
19953835
19964584
199756128
199861146
199964123
200065242
200181298
200271185
200376289
200474218
200587234
2006120333
2007130453
2008148571
2009174446
2010160598
2011183970
2012231741
20132301325
2014212643
2015238710
20163231286
20172821223
2018282989
20194211615
2020423954

Computer Science

The University of Munster ranked 25th for Computer Science in Germany and 347th in the World with 4,924 publications made and 189,099 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Management Information Systems.

RankRanking
#25 of 135In Germany
#122 of 1,068In Europe
#347 of 4,494In the World

University of Munster
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990157
1991109
19921942
19931934
19942751
199523183
19962140
19973139
199844145
19995280
200066231
200169301
200252316
200367349
2004113354
2005108430
2006139602
2007151809
2008201763
20092651074
20102471315
20112351058
20122741207
20132661336
20142751720
2015276989
20163041483
20173031585
20182812347
20193312011
20203481493

Psychology

The University of Munster ranked 15th for Psychology in Germany and 289th in the World with 3,843 publications made and 174,418 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Social Psychology, Cognitive Science, Child Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#15 of 90In Germany
#88 of 846In Europe
#289 of 3,753In the World

University of Munster
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902323
19911823
19922264
19933038
19942458
199527212
199633105
19973642
199831110
199942117
200048266
200149277
200255230
200359373
200480339
200570467
2006105609
200797693
2008133700
2009149895
2010151915
20111641105
20121811218
20132081103
20142231366
20152441162
20162481243
20172571451
20182071047
20192541373
20202941276

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