University of St. Gallen: Rankings

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The University of St. Gallen ranked 9th in Switzerland and 616th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 10 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of St. Gallen is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 17,504 publications and 514,122 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 53 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#616 of 14,160In the World
#244 of 2,789In Europe
#9 of 23In Switzerland
#1 of 2In St. Gallen
#19 of 1,519For Management Information Systems
#26 of 1,046For Entrepreneurship
#52 of 1,520For Marketing
#795 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#564 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 7 other topics

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Business

The University of St. Gallen ranked 1st for Business in Switzerland and 132nd in the World with 4,764 publications made and 174,356 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Marketing, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Project Management.

RankRanking
#1 of 19In Switzerland
#33 of 1,028In Europe
#132 of 4,080In the World

University of St. Gallen
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199051
199140
1992753
199362
19941713
1995205
19961522
19972116
19984260
199947149
20009184
200177182
200272447
200394571
2004100358
2005136824
2006179741
2007173835
2008252816
20092411572
20102241033
20113031054
20123191192
20133561020
2014342978
20153141105
20163001559
20172671102
2018215753
2019185620
2020231746

Medicine

The University of St. Gallen ranked 8th for Medicine in Switzerland and 829th in the World with 3,792 publications made and 140,036 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN), Immunology, Health Science.

RankRanking
#8 of 19In Switzerland
#268 of 1,028In Europe
#829 of 4,839In the World

University of St. Gallen
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990228
1991122
19922012
19933619
19942026
19953270
19962228
19973155
19983557
19993670
200037165
200142307
200247213
200351167
200458260
200559357
200658325
200787453
2008123570
2009128765
2010140707
20111431596
2012179728
20131771313
2014194641
20152291286
20162101113
20172921654
20182481515
2019257834
20203391346

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of St. Gallen ranked 8th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Switzerland and 477th in the World with 3,589 publications made and 86,893 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Demography, Sociology, Communications and Public Relations, Law.

RankRanking
#8 of 20In Switzerland
#178 of 1,158In Europe
#477 of 5,152In the World

University of St. Gallen
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199160
19921046
199367
1994134
19951511
19961518
19971225
19982628
19992616
200036100
20014166
200242123
200372321
200468271
200576177
2006144254
2007118279
2008165314
2009130565
2010124606
2011172636
2012198714
2013205696
2014260675
2015236696
2016216864
2017228614
2018206553
2019258853
2020277714

Economics

The University of St. Gallen ranked 3rd for Economics in Switzerland and 192nd in the World with 2,432 publications made and 63,785 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Finance, Actuarial Science, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#3 of 16In Switzerland
#70 of 803In Europe
#192 of 3,117In the World

University of St. Gallen
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199131
199253
199364
199442
199595
1996713
1997810
19982316
19992557
200043185
200139123
20023880
200352176
200443143
200570162
2006103209
200789396
2008131130
2009124579
201093272
2011163500
2012155609
2013153438
2014156337
2015151363
2016139467
2017140448
2018132406
2019120296
2020131279

Computer Science

The University of St. Gallen ranked 10th for Computer Science in Switzerland and 607th in the World with 2,158 publications made and 66,813 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Information Technology, Human-Computer Interaction.

RankRanking
#10 of 18In Switzerland
#243 of 1,068In Europe
#607 of 4,494In the World

University of St. Gallen
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199110
199221
199311
199461
1995110
1996811
1997810
19982153
19992499
20003721
200135113
200232124
200336382
20043697
200561204
200651161
200763193
200891533
200999789
2010108475
201196285
2012145282
2013165429
2014154318
2015148348
2016158336
2017135426
2018112362
2019113605
2020137322

Engineering

The University of St. Gallen ranked 7th for Engineering in Switzerland and 929th in the World with 1,862 publications made and 59,494 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Management, Human-Computer Interaction.

RankRanking
#7 of 17In Switzerland
#315 of 1,147In Europe
#929 of 4,716In the World

University of St. Gallen
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990258
1991297
19922211
1993298
1994228
19952112
19963115
19971910
19983045
19993827
20005023
20013243
20021724
20032884
200459113
200575240
200674212
200772749
200897506
200988258
2010102382
201182378
201292197
201382214
201491256
201571276
201663931
201761296
201870268
201972237
202073142

Biology

The University of St. Gallen ranked 9th for Biology in Switzerland and 1172nd in the World with 1,529 publications made and 98,236 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Virology, Nanotechnology, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#9 of 17In Switzerland
#370 of 958In Europe
#1172 of 4,578In the World

University of St. Gallen
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199032
199121
199259
199387
1994813
199577
1996918
19971115
19981926
19991548
200019112
200127274
200219161
20032289
200430150
200534300
200621104
200745625
200870501
200971540
201076669
2011691290
201288458
201375826
201469445
2015102782
201677724
20171131059
201897777
201994460
2020103699
SpecialitySwitzerland rankEurope rankWorld rank
Virology8170541
Bioethics/Medical Ethics6176546
Oncology and Cancer research8192559
Immunology8234673
Nanotechnology9247744
Animal Science7252911
Molecular Biology93191028
Astrobiology93621061
Pharmacology93361318
Genetics94331477
Biochemistry104531650

Mathematics

The University of St. Gallen ranked 6th for Mathematics in Switzerland and 434th in the World with 1,299 publications made and 34,839 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Operations Research, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#6 of 19In Switzerland
#156 of 838In Europe
#434 of 3,475In the World

University of St. Gallen
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199131
1992115
199354
199420
199564
199631
199721
19981426
19991828
20001780
20011971
20021941
20032526
20042287
200545196
20065380
200762163
20086083
200966425
201055179
201178281
201281346
201377163
201477107
201580239
201674163
201776242
201858306
201981169
202071159
SpecialitySwitzerland rankEurope rankWorld rank
Actuarial Science32284
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics361171
Statistics7154415
Operations Research4181510
Math Teachers52871054

Psychology

The University of St. Gallen ranked 9th for Psychology in Switzerland and 699th in the World with 899 publications made and 53,603 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Organizational / Business / IO Psychology, Cognitive Science, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#9 of 19In Switzerland
#252 of 846In Europe
#699 of 3,753In the World

University of St. Gallen
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199100
1992143
199300
199400
199531
199624
199730
199838
1999485
200013111
2001722
200210429
200339
200416175
20051524
200617210
200730146
200834420
200927405
201024227
201140342
201260311
201369278
201462209
201592472
201672515
201765184
201864187
201957347
202062166

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of St. Gallen

SpecialitySwitzerlandEuropeWorld Rank
Creative Writing4202536
Graphic Design8242615
Environmental Management8250660
Art & Design9302763
Photography10329919
Physics103761134
Environmental Science94081219
Chemistry104071321
Organic Chemistry104171384
Geography and Cartography94431471
Geology104531577