University of Ruhuna: Rankings

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The University of Ruhuna ranked 6th in Sri Lanka and 3940th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 39 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Ruhuna is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 2,509 publications and 25,429 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

RankRanking
#3940 of 14,160In the World
#1308 of 5,829In Asia
#6 of 16In Sri Lanka
#606 of 1,003For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
#628 of 1,558For Agricultural Science
#638 of 1,003For Animal Science
#6420 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#5892 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence

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Biology

The University of Ruhuna ranked 3rd for Biology in Sri Lanka and 1835th in the World with 800 publications made and 9,516 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Horticulture, Botany, Animal Science, Forestry.

RankRanking
#3 of 11In Sri Lanka
#729 of 2,011In Asia
#1835 of 4,578In the World

University of Ruhuna
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199055
199131
1992410
199383
199421
199573
199662
199743
199842
1999103
2000127
200121
200256
200387
2004712
20052057
20061013
2007611
20081540
20092731
20103245
20113028
20124559
2013107105
20144451
201556121
20165931
201747101
201857101
20193244
20206355
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation299606
Agricultural Science2182628
Animal Science2150638
Horticulture2232667
Astrobiology195734
Forestry3168767
Toxicology6266849
Botany55311420
Nutrition and Food Science46521483

Medicine

The University of Ruhuna ranked 5th for Medicine in Sri Lanka and 1899th in the World with 682 publications made and 5,708 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Pediatrics, Family medicine, Surgery, Toxicology.

RankRanking
#5 of 9In Sri Lanka
#648 of 2,003In Asia
#1899 of 4,839In the World

University of Ruhuna
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
199121
199261
199341
199410
199510
199641
199741
199882
199930
200000
200121
200236
200332
200427
2005610
2006520
2007618
20081116
20096265
20102132
20113447
20123541
20133840
20143741
20154499
20164637
20174342
20185874
201968105
20208399
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Optometry4194704
Toxicology6266849
Veterinary7333956
Pediatrics53071025
Family medicine52601093
Public Health52631178
Surgery54691416

Environmental Science

The University of Ruhuna ranked 3rd for Environmental Science in Sri Lanka and 1465th in the World with 677 publications made and 7,989 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Environmental Management, Hydrology and Water resources management.

RankRanking
#3 of 12In Sri Lanka
#451 of 1,693In Asia
#1465 of 4,129In the World

University of Ruhuna
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199044
199120
199223
199362
199410
199573
199653
1997810
199810
199962
2000129
200121
2002718
200310
2004515
20051463
20061431
200751
2008829
20091624
20101537
20112325
20124030
20138380
20144331
20155563
20164829
20174691
201860198
20193829
20204340

Engineering

The University of Ruhuna ranked 5th for Engineering in Sri Lanka and 3175th in the World with 310 publications made and 1,603 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Agricultural Engineering.

RankRanking
#5 of 10In Sri Lanka
#1455 of 2,141In Asia
#3175 of 4,716In the World

University of Ruhuna
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199041
199100
199200
199310
199400
199510
199600
199700
199800
199900
200011
200111
200200
200300
200414
200541
200650
2007817
200854
200951
201073
201173
2012177
20132712
20141722
20152329
2016239
20172136
20183344
20193220
20203477
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Agricultural Engineering2332792
Materials Science714883079

Chemistry

The University of Ruhuna ranked 5th for Chemistry in Sri Lanka and 2815th in the World with 304 publications made and 3,006 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Inorganic Chemistry, Nutrition and Food Science.

RankRanking
#5 of 11In Sri Lanka
#1312 of 2,045In Asia
#2815 of 4,409In the World

University of Ruhuna
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199092
199140
199220
199310
199400
199500
199610
199700
199800
199900
200011
200111
200225
200300
2004516
200529
200620
200736
2008515
2009412
201084
20111012
2012129
20131923
20142338
2015169
20161821
20172027
20182381
20192439
20202262
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Nutrition and Food Science46521483
Inorganic Chemistry28241760
Materials Science714883079

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Ruhuna ranked 6th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Sri Lanka and 2744th in the World with 275 publications made and 2,421 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Occupational Safety and Health.

RankRanking
#6 of 11In Sri Lanka
#801 of 1,916In Asia
#2744 of 5,152In the World

University of Ruhuna
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199311
199400
199521
199611
199710
199810
199910
200031
200111
200200
200311
200411
200521
2006739
200747
200873
20091420
2010519
201196
20121513
20132332
20141612
2015219
20161918
20172016
20183413
20192122
20202714
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Occupational Safety and Health4163919
Demography55611831

Physics

The University of Ruhuna ranked 5th for Physics in Sri Lanka and 3306th in the World with 225 publications made and 5,564 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Nuclear Physics, Astrobiology.

RankRanking
#5 of 8In Sri Lanka
#1527 of 1,914In Asia
#3306 of 4,160In the World

University of Ruhuna
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199900
200010
200121
200200
200310
200410
200522
2006411
200746
200817
200910
201011
201151
201283
20131114
201411188
201510101
201679
2017618
201841647
201947310
202031340
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Astrobiology195734
Nuclear Physics1345998
Quantum and Particle physics15111375
Materials Science714883079

Business

The University of Ruhuna ranked 7th for Business in Sri Lanka and 2497th in the World with 186 publications made and 1,171 citations received. Main research topic: Occupational Safety and Health.

RankRanking
#7 of 11In Sri Lanka
#841 of 1,617In Asia
#2497 of 4,080In the World

University of Ruhuna
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199810
199910
200000
200111
200210
200300
200400
2005316
2006513
200710
200851
200989
2010511
201162
20121510
20131412
2014147
20151914
20161813
2017164
2018122
2019143
2020193
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Occupational Safety and Health4163919

Economics

The University of Ruhuna ranked 9th for Economics in Sri Lanka and 2759th in the World with 85 publications made and 225 citations received. Main research topic: Agricultural Economics.

RankRanking
#9 of 10In Sri Lanka
#975 of 1,185In Asia
#2759 of 3,117In the World

University of Ruhuna
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
199900
200030
200100
200200
200300
200400
200511
200640
200700
200810
200941
201020
201153
201220
201364
201452
2015105
201667
201771
2018138
201950
202072
SpecialitySri Lanka rankAsia rankWorld rank
Agricultural Economics5366976

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Ruhuna

SpecialitySri LankaAsiaWorld Rank
Psychology79643065
Computer Science817594067