University of Port Harcourt: Rankings

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The University of Port Harcourt ranked 8th in Nigeria and 2840th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 22 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Port Harcourt is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 4,934 publications and 67,020 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 18 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#2840 of 14,160In the World
#52 of 1,103In Africa
#8 of 157In Nigeria
#1 of 4In Port Harcourt
#148 of 1,038For Petroleum Engineering
#380 of 1,026For Veterinary
#466 of 1,075For Mining Engineering
#1551 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#5663 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 19 other topics

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Environmental Science

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 6th for Environmental Science in Nigeria and 995th in the World with 1,284 publications made and 9,236 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management, Agricultural Science, Environmental Chemistry.

RankRanking
#6 of 60In Nigeria
#33 of 244In Africa
#995 of 4,129In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990168
1991116
19921311
19931113
199461
199561
199686
199767
199820
199954
200025
200142
2002126
2003621
20042738
20052824
20063317
20071911
2008919
20091714
20102113
20114444
20125735
20136335
20146380
20158653
20169870
2017100100
201899119
2019148182
202012864

Medicine

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 12th for Medicine in Nigeria and 1400th in the World with 1,259 publications made and 39,584 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Pharmacology, Health Science, Surgery, Family medicine.

RankRanking
#12 of 59In Nigeria
#50 of 262In Africa
#1400 of 4,839In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901314
199161
199241
199383
199441
1995811
199674
1997511
199821
199974
200077
200151
20021549
2003114
2004187
20052117
20062013
20073021
20081122
20091334
20104227
20114048
2012712781
20134934
201477411
201579774
20168442
20178087
2018107112
201911158
2020162175

Biology

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 10th for Biology in Nigeria and 1538th in the World with 1,131 publications made and 9,446 citations received. Main research topics: Nutrition and Food Science, Agricultural Science, Botany, Pharmacology, Horticulture.

RankRanking
#10 of 64In Nigeria
#46 of 264In Africa
#1538 of 4,578In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901811
1991143
19921310
199354
199463
19951112
1996135
199789
199895
199962
200062
200121
20021313
20031630
20042321
20052615
20062523
20071427
200883
2009720
20102832
20113061
20125249
20135266
20144130
20157155
20167665
20177177
20188370
201911759
202011691

Chemistry

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 7th for Chemistry in Nigeria and 1642nd in the World with 833 publications made and 12,226 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Environmental Chemistry, Radiochemistry, Petrology and Geochemistry.

RankRanking
#7 of 59In Nigeria
#40 of 235In Africa
#1642 of 4,409In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901211
1991127
199294
199363
199463
1995912
1996116
199755
199841
199974
200076
200110
20021112
20031164
20042041
20053369
20062341
20071749
20081033
20091342
20101763
20111627
20124560
20134154
20141859
20153533
201657145
20175188
20184826
2019100114
20207652
SpecialityNigeria rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Petrology and Geochemistry423546
Nutrition and Food Science621613
Environmental Chemistry410630
Radiochemistry217728
Biochemistry10481784
Materials Science10682215

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 10th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Nigeria and 1473rd in the World with 806 publications made and 28,716 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Communications and Public Relations, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#10 of 64In Nigeria
#46 of 267In Africa
#1473 of 5,152In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199141
199210
199359
199450
1995716
199631
1997612
199810
199910
200014
200111
200252
2003615
200462
2005115
200697
2007123
2008816
200985
20101417
20113340
2012401874
20134212
201448382
201547752
20165719
20175533
20187624
20198025
2020127110

Engineering

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 9th for Engineering in Nigeria and 2008th in the World with 726 publications made and 5,819 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Petroleum Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Biotechnology.

RankRanking
#9 of 51In Nigeria
#58 of 235In Africa
#2008 of 4,716In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199055
199151
199245
199362
199420
199541
199652
199746
199810
199952
200031
200120
200251
2003322
2004219
200587
200696
2007149
200868
2009945
20101722
20113226
20124171
20134528
20143324
20155234
201667135
20175668
20185958
201971137
20205686

Business

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 14th for Business in Nigeria and 2146th in the World with 307 publications made and 1,101 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Tax Law.

RankRanking
#14 of 55In Nigeria
#64 of 186In Africa
#2146 of 4,080In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199120
199200
199330
199400
199500
199600
199731
199800
199911
200000
200100
200211
200321
200410
200510
200621
200762
200821
2009310
201062
20111013
20121921
2013154
2014184
20152341
20163121
2017197
20183510
2019343
2020445
SpecialityNigeria rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Tax Law314718
Marketing9421398

Economics

The University of Port Harcourt ranked 11th for Economics in Nigeria and 1362nd in the World with 304 publications made and 1,125 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Political Economy, Agricultural Economics.

RankRanking
#11 of 51In Nigeria
#51 of 156In Africa
#1362 of 3,117In the World

University of Port Harcourt
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199151
199210
199320
199400
199516
199600
199730
199800
199900
200000
200100
200200
200317
200410
200530
200611
200732
200811
2009612
201072
2011137
20122019
2013135
2014182
2015133
20162421
2017228
20184011
20192910
20204313
SpecialityNigeria rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Development Studies737686
Political Economy625802
Agricultural Economics1765845

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Port Harcourt

SpecialityNigeriaAfricaWorld Rank
Quantum and Particle physics1331234
Math Teachers12421456
Physics10682324
Art & Design9572450
Mathematics13812630
Psychology19863044
Computer Science131063625