University of Salford: Rankings

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The University of Salford ranked 48th in the United Kingdom and 573rd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 159 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Salford is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 24,335 publications and 593,675 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 58 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#573 of 14,160In the World
#223 of 2,789In Europe
#48 of 163In the United Kingdom
#37 of 131In England
#14 of 1,006For Construction Management
#38 of 1,003For Engineering Management
#90 of 1,076For Architectural Engineering
#582 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#689 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 156 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Salford ranked 32nd for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 460th in the World with 7,107 publications made and 222,258 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Physical Therapy, Health Science, Nursing, Healthcare Management (MHA).

RankRanking
#32 of 133In the United Kingdom
#160 of 1,028In Europe
#460 of 4,839In the World

University of Salford
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19908566
19917957
1992105233
199387231
199496146
199599148
199684191
1997135249
1998107326
1999120280
2000127274
2001123260
2002152504
2003192569
2004186551
2005211802
2006221695
2007219929
2008258735
20092291084
2010201580
2011247792
2012257956
2013331847
2014297802
2015319939
20163471372
20173391465
20182981433
2019306992
20203901063

Engineering

The University of Salford ranked 39th for Engineering in the United Kingdom and 494th in the World with 5,859 publications made and 124,724 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Optical Engineering, Construction Management, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#39 of 123In the United Kingdom
#164 of 1,147In Europe
#494 of 4,716In the World

University of Salford
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010436
199110748
199212149
199311174
1994130103
1995120111
1996124117
1997129167
19989176
1999107149
2000144329
2001100177
2002116182
2003106233
2004108266
2005133244
2006145397
2007156378
2008150312
2009135390
2010160566
2011148373
2012143324
2013144458
2014131236
2015131240
2016163500
2017144553
2018120577
2019126269
2020136448

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Salford ranked 57th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 391st in the World with 4,126 publications made and 86,765 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Public Policy / Administration.

RankRanking
#57 of 142In the United Kingdom
#141 of 1,158In Europe
#391 of 5,152In the World

University of Salford
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902525
1991225
19924147
19933528
19943748
19953424
199660188
19975886
199875133
19995150
200065109
200170106
200297300
200393211
2004106325
2005123256
2006139275
2007159246
2008174315
2009193431
2010204470
2011181445
2012187363
2013206347
2014201485
2015181352
2016176446
2017193530
2018192607
2019177349
2020227447

Chemistry

The University of Salford ranked 43rd for Chemistry in the United Kingdom and 696th in the World with 3,987 publications made and 81,914 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy.

RankRanking
#43 of 108In the United Kingdom
#240 of 995In Europe
#696 of 4,409In the World

University of Salford
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19909344
19919237
199211471
199310059
199411069
19959337
199610185
19978489
19987160
199991123
200095223
200180154
200269143
200356139
200462127
200547106
200660143
2007100260
20085166
200957146
20105972
201146150
20124066
201343114
20143455
201535123
201643111
201766476
201856223
201965224
202069293

Physics

The University of Salford ranked 45th for Physics in the United Kingdom and 645th in the World with 3,570 publications made and 67,931 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics, Acoustical Engineering.

RankRanking
#45 of 105In the United Kingdom
#235 of 978In Europe
#645 of 4,160In the World

University of Salford
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905832
19916737
19928333
19937643
19949162
19957231
19968078
19977347
19985940
19997065
200087234
200164101
20026587
200354135
200468196
20056895
20066876
200785210
20086674
200962137
20106364
201158126
20125357
201364109
20145068
201558177
201650117
201770247
201850171
201961175
202074251

Business

The University of Salford ranked 42nd for Business in the United Kingdom and 251st in the World with 2,880 publications made and 76,846 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Project Management, Construction Management, Marketing, Management.

RankRanking
#42 of 130In the United Kingdom
#87 of 1,028In Europe
#251 of 4,080In the World

University of Salford
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990149
19911813
19922816
1993207
19943138
19953457
19963467
199774154
19984149
199940115
200076192
200169230
200268177
200377155
200485228
2005122271
2006127354
2007146339
2008152267
2009158325
2010157389
2011139439
2012138432
2013161345
2014132306
2015112194
2016105208
201799259
201883251
201979152
202089209

Computer Science

The University of Salford ranked 50th for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 534th in the World with 2,546 publications made and 71,071 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Human-Computer Interaction, Multimedia, Information Technology.

RankRanking
#50 of 130In the United Kingdom
#208 of 1,068In Europe
#534 of 4,494In the World

University of Salford
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
1991266
1992183
19932841
19943223
19953056
199653170
199752104
199841121
199943166
20004399
200154123
200262199
200367164
200486145
2005107289
2006100192
2007124252
2008126245
2009116287
2010114374
2011120496
201288177
201398234
201499214
2015118256
2016113382
2017136397
2018103470
2019117493
202086458

Biology

The University of Salford ranked 60th for Biology in the United Kingdom and 1010th in the World with 2,037 publications made and 68,874 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Oncology and Cancer research, Zoology, Microbiology, Biochemistry.

RankRanking
#60 of 123In the United Kingdom
#324 of 958In Europe
#1010 of 4,578In the World

University of Salford
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904740
19913424
199230130
19933527
19944043
19953246
199639113
19974461
19982868
199934133
20003462
20013998
200230147
200338124
200436106
200532277
200634129
200744199
200858189
20094773
201032166
201138197
201262276
201371290
201464178
201593313
201697745
2017121894
201896752
201989540
2020126472

Environmental Science

The University of Salford ranked 56th for Environmental Science in the United Kingdom and 690th in the World with 1,684 publications made and 41,085 citations received. Main research topics: Environmental Management, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

RankRanking
#56 of 123In the United Kingdom
#256 of 951In Europe
#690 of 4,129In the World

University of Salford
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990174
19911821
1992176
1993168
1994107
199574
19961124
1997134
19981718
19991323
20002655
20012230
200218100
20032549
20043285
20053699
200629113
200737279
20085290
200949206
201051239
201160136
201269281
201386294
2014100263
2015103347
2016116288
201799546
201890486
201994489
202079360

Psychology

The University of Salford ranked 64th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 501st in the World with 1,629 publications made and 67,083 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Occupational Therapy, Social Psychology, Education Majors, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#64 of 135In the United Kingdom
#179 of 846In Europe
#501 of 3,753In the World

University of Salford
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990811
19911922
199298
199316179
199497
19951526
19961226
19972070
199819147
199920142
20001660
20011759
200241244
200349182
200460369
200551291
200664218
200794354
200884221
200960146
201084195
201160194
201262259
201375314
201478161
201587255
201684264
201791239
201864130
201974273
202065121

Art & Design

The University of Salford ranked 53rd for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 334th in the World with 935 publications made and 12,506 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Game Design and Development, Literature, UX/UI Desgin.

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

RankRanking
#53 of 134In the United Kingdom
#122 of 734In Europe
#334 of 2,801In the World

University of Salford
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199050
1991103
199220
199384
199491
199552
19962113
1997112
19981722
19991435
20001325
20012414
20022554
20032035
20042841
20052859
20062745
20074344
20083139
20094995
20104029
20113933
20125795
20134941
20144661
20154944
20164735
20175658
201840137
20194850
20203724

Economics

The University of Salford ranked 61st for Economics in the United Kingdom and 473rd in the World with 906 publications made and 18,197 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Political Economy, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading.

RankRanking
#61 of 121In the United Kingdom
#179 of 803In Europe
#473 of 3,117In the World

University of Salford
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199054
199155
19921317
19931712
1994112
199599
1996104
19971846
19981129
199983
20001728
20011617
200265
20031522
20042152
20052175
20063069
20072834
20083328
200959123
201054151
201149268
20124160
20134581
20144994
20153333
20164661
20172768
20184860
20192676
20203561

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Salford

SpecialityUnited KingdomEuropeWorld Rank
Math Teachers41106441
Statistics53206554
Mathematics50216579
Applied Mathematics50351895