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The University of St Andrews ranked 27th in the United Kingdom, 269th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 100 across 11 research topics. The University of St Andrews ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 49,512 academic publications and 1,411,094 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 366 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#269 of 14,131 In the World
#102 of 2,785 In Europe
#27 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#4 of 18 In Scotland
#47 of 2,248 For Classics and Ancient History
#61 of 1,010 For Genealogy
#69 of 1,001 For International Relations and Diplomacy
#230 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#250 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 8 other topics

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Biology rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 30th for Biology in the United Kingdom and 373rd in the World with 25,824 publications made and 967,292 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Paleontology, Neuroscience, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation.

Biology ranking Location
#30 of 147 In the United Kingdom
#139 of 1,428 In Europe
#373 of 6,663 In the World

University of St Andrews
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 179 2131
1991 185 2360
1992 193 3111
1993 201 2754
1994 239 3166
1995 216 3458
1996 264 3731
1997 291 4193
1998 355 5023
1999 349 6040
2000 383 6797
2001 428 7608
2002 438 8407
2003 455 10193
2004 533 11632
2005 608 13402
2006 681 16170
2007 712 18704
2008 737 21443
2009 760 24966
2010 919 28233
2011 827 31390
2012 885 36598
2013 987 41727
2014 1135 44922
2015 1104 48572
2016 1205 50986
2017 1205 56784
2018 1167 58778
2019 1182 64217
2020 1243 71218
2021 1522 92021
2022 1196 83951

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Astrobiology 7 17 82
Zoology 14 34 120
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 11 30 124
Evolutionary Biology 13 34 130
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 39 83 257
Neuroscience 22 108 285
Paleontology 28 100 285
Nanotechnology 17 83 301
Virology 24 126 361
Biophysics 29 136 363
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 33 160 375
Biochemistry 30 154 404
Molecular Biology 27 145 413
Forestry 34 149 422
Genetics 33 176 472
Animal Science 35 152 483
Botany 37 181 508
Entomology 42 191 509
Toxicology 40 180 579
Immunology 34 219 648
Microbiology 38 234 682
Agricultural Science 46 233 715
Horticulture 44 250 795
Oncology and Cancer research 41 262 812
Pharmacology 45 257 824
Nutrition and Food Science 48 310 958
Biotechnology 51 308 966

Physics rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 23rd for Physics in the United Kingdom and 295th in the World with 23,932 publications made and 779,416 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Nuclear Physics.

Physics ranking Location
#23 of 148 In the United Kingdom
#103 of 1,434 In Europe
#295 of 6,484 In the World

University of St Andrews
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 157 1326
1991 165 1514
1992 204 1929
1993 190 1761
1994 242 2059
1995 212 2136
1996 285 2119
1997 308 2261
1998 356 2908
1999 315 3246
2000 415 3813
2001 451 4669
2002 484 5661
2003 517 7114
2004 553 8627
2005 593 10200
2006 665 12121
2007 712 14402
2008 763 16251
2009 826 19357
2010 874 23118
2011 825 25933
2012 819 30394
2013 970 34437
2014 1055 36979
2015 1025 41277
2016 1096 43992
2017 1113 48032
2018 1022 53312
2019 1063 55376
2020 988 60921
2021 1170 72208
2022 930 63919

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Astrobiology 7 17 82
Astrophysics and Astronomy 18 49 143
Applied/Engineering Physics 14 39 145
Nuclear Physics 17 97 221
Optical Engineering 19 76 234
Quantum and Particle physics 22 98 278
Atomic and Molecular physics 22 134 291
Materials Science 21 93 296
Condensed Matter Physics 20 118 296
Nanotechnology 17 83 301
Acoustical Engineering 28 111 334
Biophysics 29 136 363
Theoretical Physics 34 203 444
Medical Physics 63 334 888

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 32nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 254th in the World with 23,701 publications made and 556,522 citations received. Main research topics: Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, History, Law.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#32 of 153 In the United Kingdom
#94 of 1,488 In Europe
#254 of 6,939 In the World

University of St Andrews
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 139 800
1991 155 834
1992 177 1281
1993 184 1195
1994 182 1527
1995 223 1447
1996 263 1635
1997 274 1719
1998 283 2320
1999 329 2625
2000 320 3113
2001 326 3704
2002 299 4207
2003 352 5192
2004 362 6081
2005 466 7025
2006 561 8445
2007 630 10312
2008 653 11579
2009 663 14089
2010 745 15594
2011 784 17266
2012 807 20265
2013 937 22537
2014 1091 24304
2015 1048 26830
2016 1151 27361
2017 1202 31233
2018 1063 32658
2019 1153 37367
2020 1207 42620
2021 1479 55601
2022 1174 49859

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Classics and Ancient History 17 17 47
Genealogy 11 14 61
International Relations and Diplomacy 19 27 69
Art History 23 26 85
Aesthetics 24 33 100
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 21 36 106
Political Economy 30 44 115
Library and Information science 24 40 145
History 31 59 174
Military science 27 42 192
Media Studies 49 68 193
Gender Studies 39 54 210
Anthropology 40 68 211
Public Policy / Administration 43 80 222
Sociology 34 67 222
Criminology and Criminal Justice 43 59 240
Human Rights Law 47 92 244
Philosophy 27 98 244
International Law 45 109 249
Law 38 77 253
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 49 92 255
Linguistics 32 93 267
Demography 31 92 278
Political Science 38 108 288
Archaeology 35 99 289
Publishing 57 103 300
Urban and Regional planning 52 156 331
Radio and Television broadcasting 45 118 362
Communications and Public Relations 69 124 363
Education Majors 46 101 363
Law Enforcement 65 139 434
Journalism and Digital Media 48 153 452
Broadcast Journalism 57 158 463
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 57 194 555
Occupational Safety and Health 54 166 564
Special Education 77 210 575
Social Work 99 179 575
Sports / Exercise science 79 313 874

Chemistry rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 29th for Chemistry in the United Kingdom and 379th in the World with 22,337 publications made and 775,722 citations received. Main research topics: Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Biochemistry, Physical chemistry, Nanotechnology.

Chemistry ranking Location
#29 of 138 In the United Kingdom
#142 of 1,389 In Europe
#379 of 6,327 In the World

University of St Andrews
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 180 1759
1991 191 2050
1992 221 2449
1993 201 2357
1994 249 2535
1995 242 2913
1996 281 3046
1997 309 3415
1998 371 4100
1999 329 4809
2000 382 5227
2001 427 5715
2002 464 6684
2003 461 7903
2004 535 9328
2005 584 10739
2006 581 12556
2007 657 14595
2008 657 16664
2009 756 19763
2010 811 23223
2011 744 26097
2012 775 30627
2013 846 34806
2014 910 37753
2015 911 41041
2016 976 43357
2017 976 47139
2018 929 47693
2019 929 52876
2020 896 58617
2021 1048 71199
2022 801 64453

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Pharmacy 7 45 96
Inorganic Chemistry 8 35 146
Computational Chemistry 11 82 197
Petrology and Geochemistry 21 73 215
Physical chemistry 16 66 251
Materials Science 21 93 296
Nanotechnology 17 83 301
Organic Chemistry 21 107 308
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 31 142 374
Biochemical Engineering 34 176 402
Biochemistry 30 154 404
Chemical Engineering 22 109 404
Environmental Chemistry 38 215 548
Nutrition and Food Science 48 310 958
Radiochemistry 45 327 1255

Engineering rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 30th for Engineering in the United Kingdom and 376th in the World with 21,456 publications made and 702,155 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Acoustical Engineering.

Engineering ranking Location
#30 of 146 In the United Kingdom
#129 of 1,442 In Europe
#376 of 6,555 In the World

University of St Andrews
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 130 1109
1991 142 1351
1992 169 1779
1993 178 1618
1994 215 1862
1995 200 1879
1996 248 1945
1997 266 2094
1998 332 2726
1999 281 2984
2000 381 3489
2001 378 4134
2002 414 4906
2003 434 6271
2004 465 7361
2005 507 8957
2006 587 10630
2007 628 12636
2008 661 14499
2009 749 17545
2010 811 20685
2011 770 23277
2012 717 27538
2013 871 31545
2014 937 34361
2015 935 38193
2016 999 40244
2017 1027 43875
2018 941 45724
2019 978 50134
2020 930 55815
2021 1127 67500
2022 887 60468

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Applied/Engineering Physics 14 39 145
Optical Engineering 19 76 234
Civil Engineering 25 95 293
Materials Science 21 93 296
Nanotechnology 17 83 301
Landscape Architecture 38 144 316
Metallurgical Engineering 21 92 316
Systems Engineering 35 119 318
Acoustical Engineering 28 111 334
Electrical Engineering 28 109 354
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 31 142 374
Aerospace Engineering 35 139 399
Remote Sensing 31 144 399
Human-Computer Interaction 44 167 401
Biochemical Engineering 34 176 402
Chemical Engineering 22 109 404
Architecture 37 181 422
Marine Engineering 40 146 445
Telecommunications 36 159 468
Structural Engineering 38 179 511
Aviation 57 194 527
Geotechnical Engineering 39 166 530
Petroleum Engineering 44 165 538
Mechanical Engineering 42 197 541
Computer Networking 40 197 561
Transportation Engineering 51 222 581
Environmental Engineering 41 213 628
Renewable Energy Engineering 42 214 659
Electronic Engineering 44 224 664
Mining Engineering 46 240 788
Architectural Engineering 75 314 814
Biomedical Engineering 55 317 906
Biotechnology 51 308 966
Computer Engineering 59 354 1041
Operations Research 74 363 1060

Environmental Science rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 30th for Environmental Science in the United Kingdom and 297th in the World with 20,778 publications made and 674,812 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Paleontology, Oceanography.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#30 of 147 In the United Kingdom
#99 of 1,449 In Europe
#297 of 6,683 In the World

University of St Andrews
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 126 1184
1991 132 1280
1992 162 1768
1993 164 1555
1994 186 1742
1995 181 1810
1996 214 1879
1997 205 2052
1998 240 2542
1999 281 2898
2000 298 3552
2001 323 3855
2002 339 4594
2003 344 5629
2004 374 6804
2005 435 7849
2006 528 9726
2007 561 11665
2008 587 13387
2009 588 15667
2010 669 17755
2011 686 19967
2012 714 23735
2013 862 26965
2014 983 29345
2015 941 32321
2016 984 33691
2017 1098 38327
2018 955 40971
2019 1024 46714
2020 1046 51877
2021 1276 66885
2022 1015 60922

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 11 30 124
Earth science and Geophysics 23 64 208
Petrology and Geochemistry 21 73 215
Oceanography 22 70 231
Ecology 25 78 248
Paleontology 28 100 285
Geography and Cartography 34 106 315
Geology 29 112 326
Urban and Regional planning 52 156 331
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 34 130 391
Forestry 34 149 422
Environmental Management 43 175 522
Geotechnical Engineering 39 166 530
Environmental Chemistry 38 215 548
Environmental Engineering 41 213 628
Agricultural Science 46 233 715
Mining Engineering 46 240 788

Computer Science rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 35th for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 379th in the World with 16,885 publications made and 567,370 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Computer Vision, Telecommunications, Machine Learning.

Computer Science ranking Location
#35 of 149 In the United Kingdom
#142 of 1,444 In Europe
#379 of 6,597 In the World

University of St Andrews
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 93 1137
1991 135 1237
1992 123 1983
1993 121 1631
1994 150 2057
1995 148 1972
1996 196 2335
1997 208 2577
1998 239 3178
1999 210 3768
2000 224 4042
2001 241 4719
2002 246 5091
2003 299 6464
2004 320 7041
2005 350 7730
2006 433 9469
2007 480 10708
2008 535 12085
2009 479 14556
2010 582 16321
2011 583 17664
2012 624 20397
2013 725 22581
2014 838 24474
2015 745 26963
2016 843 28302
2017 844 32011
2018 765 36091
2019 793 37438
2020 827 41579
2021 961 51361
2022 784 45973

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Library and Information science 24 40 145
Cognitive Science 22 58 204
Computer Vision 19 67 227
Neuroscience 22 108 285
Data Science 43 116 298
Management Information Systems 38 121 312
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 33 160 375
Software Engineering 38 179 396
Human-Computer Interaction 44 167 401
Computational Linguistics 32 158 406
Cyber Security 39 142 419
Animation 37 166 425
Game Design and Development 53 188 430
Computer Graphics 41 185 456
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 39 166 464
Telecommunications 36 159 468
Computer Networking 40 197 561
Machine Learning 46 203 584
Multimedia 71 256 626
UX/UI Desgin 58 280 654
Blockchain and Cryptography 41 256 721
Database Administration 60 322 850
Web Design and Development 63 342 967
Computer Engineering 59 354 1041

Medicine rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 36th for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 512th in the World with 13,895 publications made and 527,649 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Public Health, Psychiatry, Anatomy and Physiology, Pharmacy.

Medicine ranking Location
#36 of 148 In the United Kingdom
#186 of 1,401 In Europe
#512 of 6,552 In the World

University of St Andrews
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 102 1228
1991 93 1288
1992 114 1905
1993 112 1566
1994 129 1789
1995 118 1978
1996 139 2294
1997 152 2583
1998 197 3152
1999 194 3835
2000 231 4402
2001 218 4921
2002 209 5194
2003 248 6441
2004 265 6898
2005 297 7668
2006 334 9043
2007 351 10416
2008 364 11391
2009 406 13353
2010 458 15236
2011 437 16857
2012 477 19979
2013 535 22892
2014 616 24807
2015 581 26648
2016 640 27387
2017 616 29213
2018 625 29168
2019 607 32500
2020 718 36596
2021 903 49892
2022 731 46643

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Pharmacy 7 45 96
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 39 83 257
Audiology 22 109 272
Public Health 32 97 302
Virology 24 126 361
Psychiatry 32 155 411
Healthcare Management (MHA) 66 166 468
Gerontology 56 162 511
Anatomy and Physiology 36 188 530
Orthodontics 31 195 540
Clinical Psychology 57 192 566
Social Work 99 179 575
Toxicology 40 180 579
Nursing 75 203 581
Respiratory Therapy 33 216 598
Ophthalmology 46 223 618
Cosmetology 39 219 626
Family medicine 59 213 639
Immunology 34 219 648
Optometry 60 226 649
Dentistry 33 237 653
Critical Care Nursing 51 259 655
Sports Medicine 64 264 673
Pathology 44 238 691
Urology 32 228 700
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 40 245 719
Health Science 82 244 725
Physical Therapy 68 274 731
Plastic Surgery 36 225 741
Radiation Therapy 36 247 786
Epidemiology 49 275 795
Oncology and Cancer research 41 262 812
Pharmacology 45 257 824
Anesthesiology 50 274 837
Surgery 50 283 845
Cardiology 44 296 864
Sports / Exercise science 79 313 874
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 79 292 876
Medical Physics 63 334 888
Biomedical Engineering 55 317 906
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 51 345 984
Dermatology 48 309 1018
Veterinary 55 299 1134
Pediatrics 71 338 1147
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 63 425 1585

Psychology rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 38th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 381st in the World with 8,446 publications made and 351,565 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Social Psychology, Cognitive Science, Child Psychology.

Psychology ranking Location
#38 of 150 In the United Kingdom
#134 of 1,390 In Europe
#381 of 6,353 In the World

University of St Andrews
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 45 907
1991 62 917
1992 60 1562
1993 70 1242
1994 79 1634
1995 84 1620
1996 110 1944
1997 108 2162
1998 120 2635
1999 110 3159
2000 122 3337
2001 113 3649
2002 102 3630
2003 117 4484
2004 131 4674
2005 148 4974
2006 190 6042
2007 208 6766
2008 228 7498
2009 224 8874
2010 283 9797
2011 268 10931
2012 301 12988
2013 320 14574
2014 393 16168
2015 343 17737
2016 432 17453
2017 420 19194
2018 432 18716
2019 390 20812
2020 466 23719
2021 603 30149
2022 461 27116

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Cognitive Science 22 58 204
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 49 92 255
Neuroscience 22 108 285
Social Psychology 37 89 296
Education Majors 46 101 363
Child Psychology 48 118 373
Sexology 64 113 398
Psychiatry 32 155 411
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 47 118 466
Clinical Psychology 57 192 566
Special Education 77 210 575
Social Work 99 179 575

Mathematics rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 43rd for Mathematics in the United Kingdom and 533rd in the World with 6,144 publications made and 171,475 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Math Teachers, Applied Mathematics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Mathematics ranking Location
#43 of 139 In the United Kingdom
#196 of 1,363 In Europe
#533 of 6,132 In the World

University of St Andrews
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 19 189
1991 30 199
1992 33 271
1993 29 267
1994 44 321
1995 30 346
1996 71 342
1997 53 432
1998 68 538
1999 62 624
2000 92 823
2001 92 935
2002 94 1157
2003 113 1334
2004 113 1557
2005 152 1954
2006 152 2216
2007 204 2643
2008 204 3234
2009 198 3587
2010 229 4485
2011 218 4786
2012 218 5613
2013 262 6443
2014 306 7266
2015 277 7857
2016 297 8159
2017 324 9282
2018 276 9905
2019 305 11462
2020 321 12938
2021 441 17957
2022 316 16211

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 33 93 247
Statistics 43 182 478
Actuarial Science 48 185 510
Applied Mathematics 42 291 697
Blockchain and Cryptography 41 256 721
Math Teachers 83 246 763
Operations Research 74 363 1060

Business rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 48th for Business in the United Kingdom and 430th in the World with 5,719 publications made and 149,048 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Management, Marketing, Accounting, Management Information Systems.

Business ranking Location
#48 of 142 In the United Kingdom
#155 of 1,390 In Europe
#430 of 6,002 In the World

University of St Andrews
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1990 14 131
1991 27 162
1992 31 290
1993 37 234
1994 40 330
1995 38 221
1996 76 314
1997 63 447
1998 62 560
1999 65 591
2000 91 765
2001 85 964
2002 96 1043
2003 94 1385
2004 104 1690
2005 133 1770
2006 129 1932
2007 206 2542
2008 186 2855
2009 199 3602
2010 234 4384
2011 213 4516
2012 192 5434
2013 261 6228
2014 286 6855
2015 262 7449
2016 290 7630
2017 304 8470
2018 288 8936
2019 284 10114
2020 297 11419
2021 368 15888
2022 271 13687

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Business.

Business subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Entertainment Industry Business 15 21 92
Public Policy / Administration 43 80 222
Entrepreneurship 40 116 242
Finance 36 90 243
Accounting 40 81 269
Management Information Systems 38 121 312
International Business 49 171 324
Investment Banking and Stock trading 36 116 330
International Trade 53 193 340
Tax Law 35 150 404
Risk Management 51 200 466
Human Resource Management 69 185 473
Advertising 60 178 508
Actuarial Science 48 185 510
Occupational Safety and Health 54 166 564
Management 60 222 613
Hospitality and Hotel Management 83 272 673
Marketing 76 259 675
Real Estate 61 249 764
Project Management 87 361 845
Operations Research 74 363 1060

Art & Design rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 29th for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 169th in the World with 5,710 publications made and 96,345 citations received. Main research topics: Literature, Aesthetics, Fashion Design, Art History, Creative Writing.

Please note that our approach to subject rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science research profiles.

Art & Design ranking Location
#29 of 149 In the United Kingdom
#55 of 1,295 In Europe
#169 of 5,426 In the World

University of St Andrews
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Art & Design publications Art & Design citations
1990 32 130
1991 40 201
1992 55 333
1993 52 179
1994 64 347
1995 68 254
1996 75 269
1997 72 272
1998 67 398
1999 77 432
2000 79 560
2001 66 642
2002 80 769
2003 93 890
2004 85 1110
2005 120 1257
2006 142 1621
2007 154 1874
2008 156 2146
2009 178 2533
2010 167 2902
2011 196 3251
2012 215 3654
2013 245 3987
2014 260 4467
2015 231 4682
2016 269 4651
2017 276 5403
2018 245 5318
2019 271 6041
2020 287 7045
2021 339 8930
2022 286 7758

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Art & Design.

Art & Design subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
Cinematography 3 3 11
Singing and Vocal Performance 7 11 40
Creative Writing 24 26 81
Art History 23 26 85
Entertainment Industry Business 15 21 92
Aesthetics 24 33 100
Music 18 35 108
Literature 27 43 134
Performing arts 40 71 187
Painting and Drawing 39 143 291
Sculpture 39 143 291
Illustration and Concept Art 40 145 299
Fashion Design 35 114 300
Landscape Architecture 38 144 316
Interior Design 43 148 356
Architecture 37 181 422
Animation 37 166 425
Game Design and Development 53 188 430
Computer Graphics 41 185 456
Graphic Design 40 220 551
Multimedia 71 256 626
UX/UI Desgin 58 280 654
Photography 94 287 783

Economics rankings

The University of St Andrews ranked 43rd for Economics in the United Kingdom and 309th in the World with 5,389 publications made and 118,690 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, International Trade.

Economics ranking Location
#43 of 140 In the United Kingdom
#113 of 1,322 In Europe
#309 of 5,789 In the World

University of St Andrews
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 15 90
1991 27 104
1992 25 163
1993 23 101
1994 36 175
1995 37 133
1996 79 145
1997 60 220
1998 49 279
1999 54 349
2000 66 487
2001 92 605
2002 87 755
2003 88 993
2004 102 1283
2005 129 1332
2006 127 1494
2007 185 1975
2008 167 2184
2009 188 2758
2010 184 3185
2011 183 3405
2012 185 4225
2013 241 4887
2014 278 5358
2015 268 5960
2016 278 5849
2017 307 6614
2018 254 7055
2019 277 8110
2020 301 9774
2021 359 13556
2022 281 11766

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of St Andrews in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield United Kingdom ranking Europe ranking World rank
International Relations and Diplomacy 19 27 69
Political Economy 30 44 115
Finance 36 90 243
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 33 93 247
International Economics 46 179 295
Investment Banking and Stock trading 36 116 330
International Trade 53 193 340
Development Studies 57 146 442
Actuarial Science 48 185 510
Environmental Economics 64 319 816