University of Ouagadougou: Rankings

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The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st in Burkina Faso and 3672nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 25 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Ouagadougou is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 1,673 publications and 36,841 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 11 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#3672 of 14,160In the World
#81 of 1,103In Africa
#1 of 14In Burkina Faso
#1 of 9In Ouagadougou
#604 of 1,029For Forestry
#868 of 1,026For Veterinary
#874 of 1,017For Petrology and Geochemistry
#2632 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#6137 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence

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Biology

The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st for Biology in Burkina Faso and 1960th in the World with 570 publications made and 19,912 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Botany, Virology, Forestry, Microbiology.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Burkina Faso
#74 of 264In Africa
#1960 of 4,578In the World

University of Ouagadougou
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199221
199344
199444
199500
1996511
199755
19981015
1999618
200047
200136
2002715
20031242
20041235
200521191
20062382
20071947
20081991
20092896
201027126
201135142
201257276
201341149
201457144
201547119
201655145
20172676
20181840
20191411
202075
SpecialityBurkina Faso rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Forestry141604
Biotechnology143919
Toxicology159949
Botany140965
Virology1391014
Agricultural Science1831157
Microbiology1551439
Immunology1621462

Medicine

The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st for Medicine in Burkina Faso and 2267th in the World with 543 publications made and 11,270 citations received. Main research topics: Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN), Public Health, Pediatrics, Virology, Immunology.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Burkina Faso
#102 of 262In Africa
#2267 of 4,839In the World

University of Ouagadougou
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199616
199752
199835
199926
200000
200159
200289
200357
2004916
20051231
20061881
20071041
20081641
20092280
20101444
20112165
201234108
20134397
201464126
201560129
201685207
201733125
20182746
20192237
20201617
SpecialityBurkina Faso rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Veterinary180868
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)160930
Toxicology159949
Pediatrics163976
Virology1391014
Public Health1851243
Immunology1621462

Environmental Science

The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st for Environmental Science in Burkina Faso and 2031st in the World with 353 publications made and 8,446 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Agricultural Science, Forestry, Ecology, Petrology and Geochemistry.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Burkina Faso
#99 of 244In Africa
#2031 of 4,129In the World

University of Ouagadougou
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199100
199211
199311
199433
199500
199628
199734
199867
1999419
2000510
200114
200222
2003512
2004817
2005614
200632
2007818
20081658
20091857
20101665
20112383
20122687
20132986
20142357
20154163
20163699
20172340
20181537
2019819
20201419
SpecialityBurkina Faso rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Forestry141604
Petrology and Geochemistry153874
Agricultural Science1831157
Geography and Cartography1721499
Ecology1761727

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Burkina Faso and 2813th in the World with 283 publications made and 6,514 citations received. Main research topic: Demography.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Burkina Faso
#104 of 267In Africa
#2813 of 5,152In the World

University of Ouagadougou
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199200
199312
199400
199500
199616
199725
199825
1999513
200010
200151
200255
200359
200410
2005941
20061144
20071040
2008925
20091332
20101038
20111546
20121629
20132736
20142282
20152340
20164595
20171034
201866
20191131
2020104
SpecialityBurkina Faso rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Demography1781628

Chemistry

The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st for Chemistry in Burkina Faso and 2592nd in the World with 222 publications made and 9,602 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Petrology and Geochemistry.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Burkina Faso
#98 of 235In Africa
#2592 of 4,409In the World

University of Ouagadougou
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199111
199231
199320
199400
199510
199634
199710
199831
199945
2000515
200157
2002212
2003830
2004513
20054128
2006615
20071126
20081349
20091427
20101573
20111386
201218138
20131249
20141457
20151646
20162044
2017712
201824
2019710
202046
SpecialityBurkina Faso rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Petrology and Geochemistry153874
Materials Science11172998

Engineering

The University of Ouagadougou ranked 1st for Engineering in Burkina Faso and 3260th in the World with 135 publications made and 4,008 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biotechnology.

RankRanking
#1 of 1In Burkina Faso
#127 of 235In Africa
#3260 of 4,716In the World

University of Ouagadougou
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199111
199211
199300
199410
199500
199600
199700
199831
199927
200024
200136
200200
2003413
200420
200541
200631
200756
2008716
2009847
201028
2011819
201217138
20131013
20141472
2015910
20161431
2017518
201828
2019510
202011
SpecialityBurkina Faso rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Biotechnology143919
Materials Science11172998

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Ouagadougou

SpecialityBurkina FasoAfricaWorld Rank
Agricultural Economics128420
Physics11133112