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The University of Richmond ranked 242nd in the United States and 857th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 61 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Richmond is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 8,221 publications and 169,175 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 92 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#857 of 14,160In the World
#272 of 2,624In North America
#242 of 2,523In the United States
#8 of 63In Virginia
#2 of 5In Richmond
#95 of 1,046For Intellectual Property and Patent Law
#144 of 1,290For Law
#153 of 1,003For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
#809 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#560 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 58 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Richmond ranked 191st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 516th in the World with 3,569 publications made and 39,531 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Law, Sociology, History, Public Policy / Administration.

RankRanking
#191 of 1,311In the United States
#217 of 1,393In North America
#516 of 5,152In the World

University of Richmond
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990244
1991383
1992507
19934020
19944920
19953933
19966126
19976244
19987787
19996980
20006281
20016827
20026062
200363135
20048767
2005102126
200612453
2007110153
200813176
2009142151
2010158524
201116152
2012197178
2013177222
2014191223
2015171237
2016156323
20179891
20187897
2019109114
2020102138

Business

The University of Richmond ranked 184th for Business in the United States and 549th in the World with 1,313 publications made and 50,136 citations received. Main research topics: Public Policy / Administration, Finance, Marketing, Actuarial Science, Management.

RankRanking
#184 of 866In the United States
#211 of 932In North America
#549 of 4,080In the World

University of Richmond
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901516
1991102
19921612
19931013
19941521
199595
19961618
19972339
19981211
19993362
200028292
200143248
200225256
200329297
20043430
200543108
200641147
20073253
200854157
200948147
201064665
201167108
201277166
20137974
201467171
201572133
201665228
20175280
20182598
201936112
20203478
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Entrepreneurship7788200
International Trade7691234
Actuarial Science107123243
Accounting107120248
Real Estate115131270
International Business111128310
Public Policy / Administration134153334
Management137161384
Finance155173403
Advertising183208465
Entertainment Industry Business168194495
Tax Law194221513
Marketing190216535
Investment Banking and Stock trading190215596
Risk Management227258867
Management Information Systems266300968

Psychology

The University of Richmond ranked 258th for Psychology in the United States and 637th in the World with 1,126 publications made and 46,347 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science, Clinical Psychology, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#258 of 1,033In the United States
#289 of 1,099In North America
#637 of 3,753In the World

University of Richmond
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901412
19911927
199222137
19931092
19941714
19951463
19961218
19971620
19982118
199917104
20001552
20012083
20021735
20031475
20042441
200525204
20062256
200729157
200847232
20092698
201036143
201146296
201255281
201346215
201452254
201545157
201643228
201741151
20183899
20194571
20204090
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution119142310
Social Psychology196223402
Cognitive Science186213474
Child Psychology260292572
Sexology286318596
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology276309674
Clinical Psychology310348768
Special Education345383905
Education Majors388431964
Psychiatry321357971

Economics

The University of Richmond ranked 171st for Economics in the United States and 532nd in the World with 794 publications made and 17,951 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Political Economy, Actuarial Science, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Development Studies.

RankRanking
#171 of 690In the United States
#196 of 753In North America
#532 of 3,117In the World

University of Richmond
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199050
199141
199241
1993713
199483
199544
19961225
1997916
1998914
19991823
200011184
20011825
20021579
20031650
20042716
20052767
200635109
20072722
20083067
20093865
201041110
20114855
20125129
20133936
20144645
20153749
20164160
20173129
20181622
201924150
20202019

Medicine

The University of Richmond ranked 408th for Medicine in the United States and 1696th in the World with 612 publications made and 10,941 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Health Science, Anatomy and Physiology, Healthcare Management (MHA), Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#408 of 1,086In the United States
#450 of 1,156In North America
#1696 of 4,839In the World

University of Richmond
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199054
1991921
1992105
1993115
199476
199533
199632
1997124
199866
1999940
200087
2001811
2002816
20031131
2004104
200517112
20062045
20071325
20082227
20091141
20102117
20111910
201229101
20133747
20143142
20152976
20162236
20172244
20182043
20192020
20203161
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics168188400
Clinical Psychology310348768
Healthcare Management (MHA)257290782
Psychiatry321357971
Anatomy and Physiology2913241206
Health Science4705111437

Biology

The University of Richmond ranked 360th for Biology in the United States and 1937th in the World with 610 publications made and 14,917 citations received. Main research topics: Zoology, Biochemistry, Botany, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Evolutionary Biology.

RankRanking
#360 of 904In the United States
#408 of 970In North America
#1937 of 4,578In the World

University of Richmond
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199051
199120
199262
199346
199442
199511
199652
199731
199846
199952
200044
2001972
2002918
20031218
20041027
20051531
200616207
20071845
20082452
20091820
20102786
20111859
20123286
201347132
20143566
20152935
20162866
20172669
20182275
20192836
20202856
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics168188400
Zoology205241755
Evolutionary Biology239270793
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation231273910
Botany2422831446
Biochemistry3113511629

Art & Design

The University of Richmond ranked 182nd for Art & Design in the United States and 588th in the World with 604 publications made and 3,737 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Art History, Performing arts, Creative Writing, Aesthetics.

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

RankRanking
#182 of 731In the United States
#210 of 796In North America
#588 of 2,801In the World

University of Richmond
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199050
1991151
199281
199354
199491
199581
199680
199755
1998184
19991113
2000101
2001104
2002166
2003924
2004162
2005186
2006198
2007168
2008236
20092223
20102258
2011222
20122326
20133821
20142811
2015285
20161932
2017156
2018115
2019142
2020174
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Literature6979172
Sculpture5864177
Painting and Drawing5864177
Illustration and Concept Art6472196
Art History93108201
Performing arts90106227
Aesthetics106125286
Fashion Design132152349
Cinematography139160404
Creative Writing181208475
Entertainment Industry Business168194495
Singing and Vocal Performance210238597
Music223253648
Photography203237703

Computer Science

The University of Richmond ranked 307th for Computer Science in the United States and 1299th in the World with 590 publications made and 18,832 citations received. Main research topics: Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Library and Information science, Information Technology.

RankRanking
#307 of 897In the United States
#344 of 967In North America
#1299 of 4,494In the World

University of Richmond
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199192
19926103
199310
199489
199572
1996910
199730
1998125
19991132
20001125
200111129
20021963
20031331
20041227
20052576
20061013
20071572
20082858
20091754
20102180
20112147
20122766
201340163
20142451
20152528
20162471
20172428
20181579
20192643
20202446
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Cognitive Science186213474
Information Technology211239653
Library and Information science289326905
Management Information Systems266300968
Artificial Intelligence (AI)3273681810

Mathematics

The University of Richmond ranked 251st for Mathematics in the United States and 975th in the World with 405 publications made and 8,576 citations received. Main research topics: Actuarial Science, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#251 of 720In the United States
#285 of 781In North America
#975 of 3,475In the World

University of Richmond
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199040
199151
199262
1993213
199410
199523
1996617
1997411
199854
199989
200052
20011013
2002770
20031129
20041512
20052245
20062295
20071841
20081822
20091412
20101117
20111723
20121512
20131619
20142218
20151719
20161310
2017149
2018149
20191345
202014149
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Actuarial Science107123243
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics210242763
Math Teachers320350817

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Richmond