University of Paderborn: Rankings

University of Paderborn logo
EduRank.org best universities badge

The University of Paderborn ranked 55th in Germany and 777th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 57 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Paderborn is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 17,090 publications and 321,268 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 6 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#777 of 14,160In the World
#306 of 2,789In Europe
#55 of 370In Germany
#10 of 65In North Rhine-Westphalia
#1 of 2In Paderborn
#61 of 1,021For Software Engineering
#138 of 1,391For Blockchain and Cryptography
#152 of 1,025For Computer Engineering
#3836 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#559 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 54 other topics

Jump to topical rankings below

Engineering

The University of Paderborn ranked 32nd for Engineering in Germany and 535th in the World with 5,820 publications made and 105,543 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Computer Networking, Electronic Engineering.

RankRanking
#32 of 137In Germany
#177 of 1,147In Europe
#535 of 4,716In the World

University of Paderborn
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902658
19913723
19924024
19933813
19944634
19957045
19967292
19977142
19986463
199911292
200091175
2001141190
2002123164
2003145202
2004155271
2005177278
2006222363
2007190250
2008213282
2009245542
2010256381
2011262489
2012262707
20133261154
2014321648
2015289921
2016335772
20172921372
2018299851
2019298594
2020340656

Physics

The University of Paderborn ranked 44th for Physics in Germany and 579th in the World with 3,703 publications made and 106,708 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#44 of 112In Germany
#210 of 978In Europe
#579 of 4,160In the World

University of Paderborn
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901810
19912524
1992219
19932810
19942722
19955336
19965078
19975035
199846219
19997286
200059145
2001106223
200292203
2003117168
2004107248
2005108264
2006133335
2007104168
200897157
20091221856
2010156286
2011158429
2012141472
2013196966
2014202635
2015168772
2016205504
2017188673
2018173558
2019190421
2020244570

Computer Science

The University of Paderborn ranked 39th for Computer Science in Germany and 493rd in the World with 3,511 publications made and 75,877 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Networking, Software Engineering, Human-Computer Interaction.

RankRanking
#39 of 135In Germany
#191 of 1,068In Europe
#493 of 4,494In the World

University of Paderborn
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901647
1991136
1992169
1993144
1994167
1995228
19962725
19972622
19984523
19995822
20006092
20016155
200272158
200378189
2004120139
2005133119
2006153170
200711899
2008150187
20091431643
2010150135
2011175243
2012167568
2013169616
2014195564
2015180396
2016198519
20171901153
2018212685
2019223548
2020231491

Chemistry

The University of Paderborn ranked 54th for Chemistry in Germany and 852nd in the World with 3,190 publications made and 66,708 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#54 of 110In Germany
#290 of 995In Europe
#852 of 4,409In the World

University of Paderborn
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990108
19912119
19921913
1993257
19942221
19954528
19964051
19974524
19984450
19995875
200061139
200197257
200282117
2003108152
200486233
200595205
2006124272
2007111171
200892135
2009118358
2010138253
2011137295
2012132290
2013155671
2014159361
2015146443
2016155376
2017133391
2018152333
2019156292
2020201434

Mathematics

The University of Paderborn ranked 24th for Mathematics in Germany and 420th in the World with 1,382 publications made and 26,398 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#24 of 95In Germany
#152 of 838In Europe
#420 of 3,475In the World

University of Paderborn
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199082
199134
1992610
199340
199465
199552
19961032
19971643
19981814
1999199
20001841
20012820
20023489
20033493
20044966
20055959
200654117
20074531
20084275
20095765
201064108
201158146
201263297
201368149
201478223
201586156
201676219
201784262
201891274
201995267
202067146

Business

The University of Paderborn ranked 39th for Business in Germany and 749th in the World with 1,069 publications made and 22,978 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Project Management, Operations Research, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Marketing.

RankRanking
#39 of 118In Germany
#291 of 1,028In Europe
#749 of 4,080In the World

University of Paderborn
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199200
199300
199411
199511
199600
199741
1998710
1999162
2000825
2001165
20021789
20031819
20042415
20053318
200637290
20072912
20084942
200951109
201060216
201153217
20126485
201353137
201473151
201573374
201665199
201776300
201864223
201971200
20207395

Art & Design

The University of Paderborn ranked 27th for Art & Design in Germany and 536th in the World with 602 publications made and 7,527 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, UX/UI Desgin, Architecture, Graphic Design, Game Design and Development.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#27 of 89In Germany
#218 of 734In Europe
#536 of 2,801In the World

University of Paderborn
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199221
199310
199422
199562
199652
199752
1998123
1999198
2000174
20011324
2002138
20032189
20043526
20052518
20063745
20071812
20082814
20092812
20102610
20112613
20123984
201326110
20142310
20152626
20162920
20172322
201828137
20192932
20202731
SpecialityGermany rankEurope rankWorld rank
Architecture860156
UX/UI Desgin2096231
Graphic Design1797272
Computer Graphics2899304
Animation24108314
Game Design and Development20129321
Multimedia23177444

Economics

The University of Paderborn ranked 54th for Economics in Germany and 969th in the World with 440 publications made and 6,147 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Actuarial Science, International Trade.

RankRanking
#54 of 93In Germany
#380 of 803In Europe
#969 of 3,117In the World

University of Paderborn
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199120
199223
199300
199400
199500
199600
199716
199800
199940
200020
200141
200241
200368
20041010
2005219
20061531
20071612
20082239
20092140
201028109
201118112
2012267
20132735
20143357
20152729
20162944
20172218
20182045
20193128
20202626

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Paderborn