University of Salzburg: Rankings

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The University of Salzburg ranked 9th in Austria and 770th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 72 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Salzburg is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 15,503 publications and 383,398 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 46 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#770 of 14,160In the World
#303 of 2,789In Europe
#9 of 71In Austria
#1 of 4In Salzburg
#186 of 1,005For UX/UI Desgin
#199 of 1,079For Cognitive Science
#224 of 1,001For Audiology
#930 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#951 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 69 other topics

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Biology

The University of Salzburg ranked 8th for Biology in Austria and 699th in the World with 2,685 publications made and 136,681 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Immunology, Botany, Biophysics, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#8 of 19In Austria
#235 of 958In Europe
#699 of 4,578In the World

University of Salzburg
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901829
19911330
19923061
19932025
19942229
19952795
199644116
199745108
19983258
199948451
200050197
200136183
200263213
200361195
200476216
200588390
200690358
200776860
2008104658
2009126605
2010120620
2011129816
2012109707
2013118736
2014144729
20151451203
2016122697
20171491016
2018111624
2019134488
2020153451

Computer Science

The University of Salzburg ranked 4th for Computer Science in Austria and 418th in the World with 2,455 publications made and 109,019 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Computer Vision, Neuroscience, Human-Computer Interaction.

RankRanking
#4 of 23In Austria
#156 of 1,068In Europe
#418 of 4,494In the World

University of Salzburg
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199036
1991413
1992448
1993955
1994729
19951373
19961487
19972398
19981771
199920457
200029154
20012361
200231126
20033185
20043977
200563332
200658225
200785733
2008104690
2009138478
2010122904
2011132433
2012150579
2013155261
2014148969
2015162525
2016157805
2017157794
2018135766
2019154683
2020167490

Medicine

The University of Salzburg ranked 9th for Medicine in Austria and 920th in the World with 2,280 publications made and 73,742 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Anatomy and Physiology, Physical Therapy, Oncology and Cancer research, Audiology.

RankRanking
#9 of 24In Austria
#295 of 1,028In Europe
#920 of 4,839In the World

University of Salzburg
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902426
19911027
19922917
19931117
19941819
19952114
19963249
19972253
19982159
19992647
20002283
200118158
200237118
200340163
200447188
200560284
200672242
200757197
200876289
200991316
201076319
2011126459
201295374
2013107463
2014126477
2015142832
2016118578
2017151796
2018124300
2019148463
2020154419

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Salzburg ranked 3rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Austria and 647th in the World with 2,102 publications made and 41,854 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Demography, Sociology, Law, Philosophy.

RankRanking
#3 of 23In Austria
#243 of 1,158In Europe
#647 of 5,152In the World

University of Salzburg
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901011
19911318
1992235
199385
1994115
1995123
19961518
19972042
19981521
19992217
20002654
20012032
20023572
200344122
20044462
20057069
20065762
200767294
200861223
200986289
201087259
201166220
2012162199
2013102234
201490403
2015109432
2016129303
2017117262
2018118282
2019130406
2020163292

Environmental Science

The University of Salzburg ranked 6th for Environmental Science in Austria and 653rd in the World with 1,692 publications made and 59,487 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Petrology and Geochemistry, Environmental Management.

RankRanking
#6 of 16In Austria
#244 of 951In Europe
#653 of 4,129In the World

University of Salzburg
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990711
199121
19921218
1993823
199472
19951728
19962437
19972660
19982854
19993680
20002887
20012750
20024195
20032793
200433106
200542122
200634198
200743114
200853221
200957230
201064362
201172558
201276250
201382403
201494617
2015118449
2016112551
2017100544
201866358
201994546
2020135742

Chemistry

The University of Salzburg ranked 10th for Chemistry in Austria and 1253rd in the World with 1,348 publications made and 45,744 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Materials Science, Petrology and Geochemistry, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#10 of 17In Austria
#388 of 995In Europe
#1253 of 4,409In the World

University of Salzburg
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990517
199142
19921522
199311136
1994820
19951430
19962128
19973176
19982348
19992824
20002751
20012254
200240107
20033483
20042789
20053662
20062781
200733127
200843132
200960180
201053210
201174457
201252201
201357274
201469248
201566532
201673323
201783226
201862188
201968167
202088272
SpecialityAustria rankEurope rankWorld rank
Petrology and Geochemistry282235
Biochemistry8245680
Nanotechnology93281037
Chemical Engineering94351683
Materials Science105281896

Engineering

The University of Salzburg ranked 9th for Engineering in Austria and 1246th in the World with 1,265 publications made and 32,062 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Networking, Remote Sensing, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#9 of 25In Austria
#411 of 1,147In Europe
#1246 of 4,716In the World

University of Salzburg
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990411
199134
199285
199320
199476
199531
199672
1997186
1998916
199969
20001333
2001118
20021414
20031457
20041719
20052926
200639148
20074462
200847119
200964135
201058525
201178217
201271208
201376176
201467205
201595379
201691686
201773340
201864299
201983176
202086320

Psychology

The University of Salzburg ranked 2nd for Psychology in Austria and 457th in the World with 1,264 publications made and 95,337 citations received. Main research topics: Cognitive Science, Social Psychology, Neuroscience, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#2 of 18In Austria
#161 of 846In Europe
#457 of 3,753In the World

University of Salzburg
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199069
1991875
1992336
1993753
1994432
19951043
1996764
1997732
19989164
19998421
200019131
200113124
200219143
20031676
200425112
200531328
200626141
200733428
200844573
200945355
201047300
201160383
201272494
201363344
201471742
201590345
201684288
201796358
201869189
201992387
2020101254
SpecialityAustria rankEurope rankWorld rank
Cognitive Science276199
Neuroscience3111278
Child Psychology3146445
Social Psychology2151463
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution5240629
Clinical Psychology6282903
Psychiatry8310959

Mathematics

The University of Salzburg ranked 8th for Mathematics in Austria and 847th in the World with 539 publications made and 9,388 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Applied Mathematics, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#8 of 16In Austria
#310 of 838In Europe
#847 of 3,475In the World

University of Salzburg
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199012
199100
199211
199343
199455
199545
199676
199762
1998627
1999617
200041
200156
2002718
20031039
2004124
2005146
20061620
20071716
20081221
20092556
20102354
201116102
20122768
20132432
201424128
20152881
20163255
20173149
20184075
20194164
202054138
SpecialityAustria rankEurope rankWorld rank
Blockchain and Cryptography5143430
Statistics8258709
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics9370904
Applied Mathematics94001057
Math Teachers73141182

Art & Design

The University of Salzburg ranked 5th for Art & Design in Austria and 568th in the World with 538 publications made and 7,189 citations received. Main research topics: UX/UI Desgin, Multimedia, Graphic Design, Game Design and Development, Literature.

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

RankRanking
#5 of 16In Austria
#231 of 734In Europe
#568 of 2,801In the World

University of Salzburg
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199310
199400
199512
199652
199721
199832
199900
2000612
200123
200250
200363
20041213
20051414
20061927
20072029
20082028
20093232
20102790
20112938
20123871
20134642
201446150
20154283
20164683
20173850
20182127
20191620
20202420

Economics

The University of Salzburg ranked 7th for Economics in Austria and 876th in the World with 375 publications made and 7,330 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, International Trade, International Economics, International Relations and Diplomacy.

RankRanking
#7 of 15In Austria
#349 of 803In Europe
#876 of 3,117In the World

University of Salzburg
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199311
199435
199500
199610
199730
199816
1999620
200010
200130
2002410
200320
2004416
2005125
200662
200750
2008864
200912108
20101640
2011928
20122244
20131724
201418114
201526115
20162498
20171621
20183663
20193774
202051114

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Salzburg

SpecialityAustriaEuropeWorld Rank
International Business6198499
Tax Law6183509
Hospitality and Hotel Management7224563
Business83841012
Project Management94101039
Physics104381428