University of Southern Queensland: Rankings

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The University of Southern Queensland ranked 31st in Australia and 1009th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 67 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Southern Queensland is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 11,081 publications and 225,626 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 10 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1009 of 14,160In the World
#38 of 59In Oceania
#31 of 40In Australia
#72 of 1,017For Publishing
#73 of 1,189For Agricultural Engineering
#200 of 1,493For Education Majors
#2015 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1144 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 64 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 33rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Australia and 648th in the World with 2,686 publications made and 37,468 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Education Majors, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Demography.

RankRanking
#33 of 39In Australia
#40 of 52In Oceania
#648 of 5,152In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199240
1993102
1994115
19951231
19962238
19972726
19982277
19992052
20002124
20012366
200235113
20032652
20044962
200564108
200672131
20078486
200888163
2009123178
2010124236
2011131202
2012141139
2013152160
2014128285
2015145289
2016154237
2017202441
2018222462
2019227399
2020239837

Engineering

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 22nd for Engineering in Australia and 1022nd in the World with 2,580 publications made and 57,842 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Structural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Computer Networking.

RankRanking
#22 of 38In Australia
#26 of 49In Oceania
#1022 of 4,716In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199120
199241
199320
1994109
1995119
199675
1997113
199897
19993040
20002418
20011813
20023140
20034245
20043567
20055576
20066275
20076064
200867107
2009108254
2010133286
2011142531
2012141547
2013175633
2014132646
2015132722
2016132615
2017161832
20182251825
20192011515
20202702702

Computer Science

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 27th for Computer Science in Australia and 856th in the World with 1,771 publications made and 27,062 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Multimedia, Computer Networking, Cyber Security.

RankRanking
#27 of 39In Australia
#34 of 50In Oceania
#856 of 4,494In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199250
199343
199485
19951016
19961355
19971229
19981149
19991532
20002317
20012117
20022750
20033354
20043517
20056051
20066063
20077060
20086164
2009106178
2010127104
2011138184
2012125169
20139794
201496197
2015109407
2016101246
201774291
201893376
201985488
2020100465

Physics

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 23rd for Physics in Australia and 1053rd in the World with 1,747 publications made and 46,095 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Astrobiology.

RankRanking
#23 of 37In Australia
#29 of 46In Oceania
#1053 of 4,160In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199432
199500
199632
19971073
199854
19992112
20001322
20011211
20022450
20033048
20041936
20053220
200638127
20072852
20083672
200939141
201054185
201161392
201268401
2013102490
201474457
201574364
201694509
2017115702
20181941659
20191931650
20202732543
SpecialityAustralia rankOceania rankWorld rank
Astrobiology1214377
Astrophysics and Astronomy1416395
Applied/Engineering Physics1819479
Materials Science2023967
Optical Engineering24301070
Nanotechnology27321556

Environmental Science

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 30th for Environmental Science in Australia and 795th in the World with 1,683 publications made and 38,213 citations received. Main research topics: Environmental Management, Geography and Cartography, Agricultural Science, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Hydrology and Water resources management.

RankRanking
#30 of 39In Australia
#37 of 51In Oceania
#795 of 4,129In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199222
199359
199456
199577
19961179
199775
1998525
199973
20001615
20011318
20021122
20031413
20041836
20052654
20063585
20073694
20084370
200966120
201062162
201178171
201294366
2013102269
2014105713
2015125413
2016108494
2017164918
2018129602
2019146876
2020148829

Business

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 27th for Business in Australia and 509th in the World with 1,634 publications made and 35,061 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Marketing, Project Management, Accounting, Investment Banking and Stock trading.

RankRanking
#27 of 39In Australia
#34 of 51In Oceania
#509 of 4,080In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199222
199363
199443
1995109
19961366
19971168
19981777
199917131
20001832
20012359
200218108
20033970
20043435
20056288
200664142
20077353
200867110
2009104197
2010102183
2011116110
2012118191
201385111
2014104359
201587194
201698323
201786193
201882201
201957136
202082202

Medicine

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 38th for Medicine in Australia and 1185th in the World with 1,546 publications made and 31,444 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Healthcare Management (MHA), Public Health, Nursing, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#38 of 39In Australia
#45 of 50In Oceania
#1185 of 4,839In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199221
199362
1994329
199512
19961693
199742
19981734
19992395
20001721
20011635
20022662
200327111
20042226
20053447
20063394
20074558
20084095
20095291
201076171
20114859
201256133
201345138
201468227
201569230
201690318
2017110493
2018163663
2019142485
2020203928
SpecialityAustralia rankOceania rankWorld rank
Nursing2933342
Healthcare Management (MHA)3339596
Clinical Psychology3440600
Health Science3440678
Gerontology3438692
Sports / Exercise science3541713
Sports Medicine3540715
Social Work3643740
Family medicine3439850
Public Health3845853
Physical Therapy38441028
Psychiatry39461103
Surgery31371271

Chemistry

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 27th for Chemistry in Australia and 1363rd in the World with 1,488 publications made and 39,594 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Chemistry, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#27 of 38In Australia
#33 of 50In Oceania
#1363 of 4,409In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1991116
199232
199300
199410
199514
199626
19971022
1998411
1999107
20001013
20011313
20021318
20032417
20041324
20052315
20062727
20072334
20082752
200928104
201047157
201152470
201261409
201399467
201464395
201564288
201664358
2017104736
20181641455
20191651506
20202372466
SpecialityAustralia rankOceania rankWorld rank
Materials Science2023967
Environmental Chemistry29361199
Chemical Engineering23291408
Nanotechnology27321556

Psychology

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 31st for Psychology in Australia and 624th in the World with 1,369 publications made and 34,542 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Special Education.

RankRanking
#31 of 39In Australia
#38 of 49In Oceania
#624 of 3,753In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199273
199373
19941110
19951239
19961794
19972129
19981420
19991668
20002185
20011638
200228111
200323117
20044287
200544107
200655163
20073944
200856165
20095296
201066199
201169189
201267101
201378205
20146493
201584221
201671150
2017110270
201885246
201970236
202084137

Biology

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 35th for Biology in Australia and 1606th in the World with 992 publications made and 22,970 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Botany, Forestry, Nanotechnology, Horticulture.

RankRanking
#35 of 39In Australia
#42 of 51In Oceania
#1606 of 4,578In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1991218
199210
199326
199400
199533
1996442
1997320
1998728
199976
20001214
20011131
20021017
20031538
200454
20051648
20062691
20071863
20082268
20092458
20103480
201125142
201234116
20134185
201448120
201563205
201651307
2017111586
201894499
2019102482
2020123792
SpecialityAustralia rankOceania rankWorld rank
Astrobiology1214377
Forestry2024393
Agricultural Science2429508
Horticulture2227946
Botany31381187
Nanotechnology27321556

Mathematics

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 27th for Mathematics in Australia and 682nd in the World with 799 publications made and 17,692 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Actuarial Science, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

RankRanking
#27 of 39In Australia
#33 of 48In Oceania
#682 of 3,475In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199263
199341
1994109
1995820
1996107
199777
19981449
19991247
2000105
20011154
2002851
20031414
20041322
20052341
200633124
20073846
20083746
20094549
20104036
20114776
201243109
20134864
20143437
201547264
201636132
201738218
201859274
20192870
202053197
SpecialityAustralia rankOceania rankWorld rank
Math Teachers1923231
Actuarial Science2228474
Statistics2733696
Blockchain and Cryptography2430898
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics3239952
Applied Mathematics2329986

Economics

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 28th for Economics in Australia and 644th in the World with 613 publications made and 13,976 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Actuarial Science, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

RankRanking
#28 of 39In Australia
#35 of 50In Oceania
#644 of 3,117In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199222
199330
199420
199551
199650
199742
1998812
1999789
2000410
2001641
2002433
2003830
200462
2005616
20061169
20072518
2008117
20093432
20102731
20113239
201246121
20134664
20144098
201539302
201653169
201744204
201840152
201930101
202047238

Art & Design

The University of Southern Queensland ranked 29th for Art & Design in Australia and 622nd in the World with 518 publications made and 5,252 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Aesthetics, 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
#29 of 39In Australia
#36 of 48In Oceania
#622 of 2,801In the World

University of Southern Queensland
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199230
199310
199430
199557
199620
199730
199831
199940
2000712
20011223
2002912
200373
200472
2005136
2006176
20071621
20081515
20092867
20104164
20112930
20122142
20133121
20143027
20152451
20163532
20174033
20184140
20192814
20203223