University of Pisa: Rankings

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The University of Pisa ranked 6th in Italy and 232nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 14 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Pisa is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 72,647 publications and 2,357,149 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 214 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#232 of 14,160In the World
#83 of 2,789In Europe
#6 of 88In Italy
#1 of 6In Toscana
#1 of 3In Pisa
#24 of 1,026For Nuclear Engineering
#61 of 1,002For Aerospace Engineering
#78 of 1,010For Sonography and Ultrasound
#263 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#379 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 11 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Pisa ranked 7th for Medicine in Italy and 237th in the World with 20,080 publications made and 692,449 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Pathology, Immunology, Cardiology.

RankRanking
#7 of 67In Italy
#76 of 1,028In Europe
#237 of 4,839In the World

University of Pisa
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990159127
1991197183
1992204245
1993210333
1994218309
1995257403
1996290644
1997285622
1998275664
1999328637
2000294774
2001344867
20023661231
20033731252
20044501438
20054561909
20064531784
20075532126
20086163298
20096152950
20106512846
20117013216
20128704156
20139583746
20149023879
20159635831
201610918120
201711485950
201810364232
201912224603
202016398622

Biology

The University of Pisa ranked 9th for Biology in Italy and 288th in the World with 14,769 publications made and 540,339 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Biochemistry, Botany, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#9 of 66In Italy
#101 of 958In Europe
#288 of 4,578In the World

University of Pisa
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011672
19919691
1992136115
1993144220
1994163185
1995185330
1996183373
1997205369
1998199432
1999204595
2000219535
2001229563
2002255766
2003300890
20043221103
20053061033
20063921498
20074231385
20084572060
20095112172
20105122638
20115362910
20126213503
20136583479
20146804349
20157644164
20168306523
20179534935
20187605104
20198403805
202010374157

Physics

The University of Pisa ranked 6th for Physics in Italy and 258th in the World with 12,732 publications made and 647,865 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Nuclear Physics, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy.

RankRanking
#6 of 64In Italy
#84 of 978In Europe
#258 of 4,160In the World

University of Pisa
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990105153
1991111185
1992123170
1993108162
1994156198
1995155212
1996172795
1997197262
1998215470
1999202655
2000219371
2001260624
2002269727
2003297726
2004326671
2005345896
20064041020
20074321242
20084501396
20095171990
20105253425
20115434190
20126347613
20135906362
20145885300
20155716070
20166166234
20175937838
20185894883
20196403866
202065522581

Engineering

The University of Pisa ranked 7th for Engineering in Italy and 266th in the World with 12,294 publications made and 267,902 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Computer Networking.

RankRanking
#7 of 67In Italy
#65 of 1,147In Europe
#266 of 4,716In the World

University of Pisa
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199060102
19916842
19927159
19938555
199410268
199597138
199612497
1997137212
1998135222
1999130369
2000146261
2001208317
2002188368
2003213535
2004274525
2005316723
2006409734
2007409794
2008483902
20095551285
20105931430
20115571718
20125661597
20135681641
20146312028
20156572073
20167212165
20177392472
20187052411
20197332228
20207182336

Chemistry

The University of Pisa ranked 8th for Chemistry in Italy and 339th in the World with 9,462 publications made and 269,104 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Nutrition and Food Science.

RankRanking
#8 of 65In Italy
#112 of 995In Europe
#339 of 4,409In the World

University of Pisa
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19907760
199110598
19927865
1993107107
1994135131
1995121156
1996157319
1997122139
1998148319
1999145384
2000174317
2001221448
2002197515
2003223620
2004239609
2005260708
2006295777
2007273616
2008325857
2009335978
20103561396
20113371439
20123191090
20133391122
20143661542
20154201468
20164221728
20174461939
20184711749
20194901808
20205091622

Computer Science

The University of Pisa ranked 7th for Computer Science in Italy and 264th in the World with 7,490 publications made and 214,218 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Networking, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

RankRanking
#7 of 70In Italy
#86 of 1,068In Europe
#264 of 4,494In the World

University of Pisa
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903526
19913322
19923628
19933259
19944425
199549106
19963638
199769211
199847138
199959123
200080222
200185136
2002100178
2003112206
2004150344
2005167429
2006189325
2007253746
2008290848
2009342994
2010342888
20113701056
20123451927
20133681186
20144431547
20154221477
20164792971
20174312060
20184923902
20194741994
20205492330

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Pisa ranked 10th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Italy and 486th in the World with 4,446 publications made and 108,200 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Archaeology, Sociology, Philosophy.

RankRanking
#10 of 76In Italy
#183 of 1,158In Europe
#486 of 5,152In the World

University of Pisa
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990148
19912133
19922020
19933038
19943039
19951928
19963640
19974085
199846126
19994975
200038169
20013873
200240116
200365142
200479210
200599343
2006103356
2007116389
2008119327
2009154541
2010151377
2011164539
2012219822
2013237878
2014252903
2015232800
20162711144
20172971047
20183301270
20193581414
20204672061

Environmental Science

The University of Pisa ranked 10th for Environmental Science in Italy and 346th in the World with 4,432 publications made and 132,696 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Petrology and Geochemistry, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#10 of 67In Italy
#121 of 951In Europe
#346 of 4,129In the World

University of Pisa
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902219
19912340
19922042
19933897
19944565
19953242
19963564
19974092
199852115
19995899
200062210
200185275
200260189
200393292
200489251
2005105295
2006128378
2007137361
2008154545
2009165720
2010176611
2011176590
2012189763
2013218519
2014222749
2015248984
2016252899
2017282928
20182691346
20192771033
20202951042

Psychology

The University of Pisa ranked 8th for Psychology in Italy and 373rd in the World with 3,547 publications made and 137,097 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Science, Child Psychology.

RankRanking
#8 of 66In Italy
#126 of 846In Europe
#373 of 3,753In the World

University of Pisa
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902622
19912726
199235100
19932437
19942116
19952719
19962657
199740100
19983096
199946145
200047165
200151155
200258227
200356198
200465313
200574305
2006102379
2007112555
2008116427
2009113479
2010138551
2011161666
20121601478
2013186904
2014164619
2015202933
2016205873
2017199867
20181591894
2019200974
20202671033
SpecialityItaly rankEurope rankWorld rank
Psychiatry351170
Neuroscience991221
Clinical Psychology565254
Occupational Therapy17126342
Cognitive Science13173410
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution8164434
Child Psychology10167489
Special Education11214624
Sexology13188661
Social Psychology16326982

Mathematics

The University of Pisa ranked 7th for Mathematics in Italy and 284th in the World with 2,299 publications made and 53,395 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#7 of 64In Italy
#90 of 838In Europe
#284 of 3,475In the World

University of Pisa
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199033
19911017
199240
19931010
19942012
19951830
19962010
199728104
19981978
19993034
200045119
200147125
20023990
200363104
200473113
200581145
200677134
200778250
200896107
2009117292
2010124130
2011103162
2012103202
2013111167
2014130278
201589297
2016141343
2017107273
2018126322
2019123288
2020131360

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