University of Rostock: Rankings

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The University of Rostock ranked 38th in Germany and 436th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 97 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Rostock is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 33,083 publications and 804,984 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 101 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#436 of 14,160In the World
#174 of 2,789In Europe
#38 of 370In Germany
#1 of 6In Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
#1 of 2In Rostock
#29 of 1,724For Organic Chemistry
#36 of 1,188For Pharmacy
#104 of 1,010For Physical chemistry
#669 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#475 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 94 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Rostock ranked 36th for Medicine in Germany and 475th in the World with 8,936 publications made and 227,801 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacy, Surgery, Pathology, Oncology and Cancer research, Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN).

RankRanking
#36 of 114In Germany
#166 of 1,028In Europe
#475 of 4,839In the World

University of Rostock
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901154
19917515
1992479
19934515
19944919
19956046
19968490
1997102113
199810681
1999127222
2000127220
2001140265
2002173460
2003198590
2004218600
2005246740
2006285836
20073091084
2008327913
20094191557
20103941204
20114131170
20124301814
20134131703
20143721310
20153901811
20163971574
20174271819
20183931398
20194171138
20205091308

Chemistry

The University of Rostock ranked 31st for Chemistry in Germany and 378th in the World with 7,097 publications made and 219,259 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#31 of 110In Germany
#126 of 995In Europe
#378 of 4,409In the World

University of Rostock
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990285
19913314
19923515
19935639
19944838
19956164
19967163
199790128
1998113193
1999110185
2000104210
2001132301
2002119363
2003145471
2004126521
2005170716
2006197561
2007275914
2008280934
20093021139
20103501276
20113481827
20123411219
20133651882
20143631574
20153681644
20163391706
20173681746
20183361318
20193611392
2020345884

Biology

The University of Rostock ranked 43rd for Biology in Germany and 601st in the World with 5,938 publications made and 198,198 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Botany.

RankRanking
#43 of 100In Germany
#209 of 958In Europe
#601 of 4,578In the World

University of Rostock
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990494
19914316
19924120
19933420
19943422
19954043
19966093
199767116
199866131
199990302
200093320
2001103352
2002127460
2003112373
2004142451
2005151727
2006190736
2007194758
2008208840
2009258832
20102351133
20112741303
20123001301
20132881265
20142661171
20152921427
20163211375
20173151435
20182771420
2019253821
2020346995

Physics

The University of Rostock ranked 43rd for Physics in Germany and 534th in the World with 5,622 publications made and 169,941 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nuclear Physics, Optical Engineering.

RankRanking
#43 of 112In Germany
#195 of 978In Europe
#534 of 4,160In the World

University of Rostock
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902312
19912510
19921512
19935044
19943426
19953866
199667106
19977372
1998118182
1999104121
2000109159
2001131296
2002113204
2003138232
2004137281
2005152491
2006212505
2007236646
2008183442
2009249838
2010264920
2011237807
20122901228
20132841775
20142861730
20152792101
20162561408
20172621278
20182991139
2019292929
2020293699

Engineering

The University of Rostock ranked 38th for Engineering in Germany and 587th in the World with 5,282 publications made and 99,304 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#38 of 137In Germany
#197 of 1,147In Europe
#587 of 4,716In the World

University of Rostock
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990192
1991135
199271
19933522
19942118
19952024
19963926
19974741
199867103
19995766
20007783
20017795
200277187
200389123
200493158
2005113321
2006153297
2007176399
2008160304
2009261492
2010276646
2011265695
2012302557
20132941022
2014309680
20153421304
2016316896
20172991009
2018320951
2019368811
2020333702

Computer Science

The University of Rostock ranked 46th for Computer Science in Germany and 588th in the World with 2,909 publications made and 59,558 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Human-Computer Interaction, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#46 of 135In Germany
#235 of 1,068In Europe
#588 of 4,494In the World

University of Rostock
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199091
199160
199231
199323
199442
199584
1996188
19971215
19982424
19992570
200039119
20013152
200235166
200343132
200459104
200564146
200695179
2007102456
2008141284
2009162277
2010157437
2011178286
2012197390
2013171545
2014170253
2015187395
2016207563
2017164552
2018164441
2019178409
2020164414

Environmental Science

The University of Rostock ranked 34th for Environmental Science in Germany and 553rd in the World with 2,210 publications made and 65,433 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Environmental Chemistry, Geology, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#34 of 92In Germany
#212 of 951In Europe
#553 of 4,129In the World

University of Rostock
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199062
1991148
199253
199373
1994137
19952116
19962234
19971955
19981826
19993586
20002884
20013160
20023766
200335191
20043081
200543134
200652242
200768180
200863397
200972220
201087379
2011116376
2012104310
2013107429
2014110824
2015134750
2016147496
2017163655
2018146780
2019127492
2020155490

Psychology

The University of Rostock ranked 43rd for Psychology in Germany and 781st in the World with 1,057 publications made and 38,625 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science.

RankRanking
#43 of 90In Germany
#281 of 846In Europe
#781 of 3,753In the World

University of Rostock
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990122
199131
199221
199323
199441
199541
199632
1997521
1998921
19991456
20001099
20011741
20021562
20031788
20041967
20052287
20062683
200734338
200840142
200942159
201053329
201162204
201275383
201364380
201452165
201558189
201675325
201785318
201846147
201956129
202078159
SpecialityGermany rankEurope rankWorld rank
Neuroscience34148368
Psychiatry39227648
Cognitive Science52290711
Child Psychology44259729
Clinical Psychology40253782
Occupational Therapy42298836
Special Education37330916
Social Psychology694601516

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