University of Stirling: Rankings

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The University of Stirling ranked 46th in the United Kingdom and 552nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 143 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Stirling is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 22,097 publications and 817,588 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 37 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#552 of 14,160In the World
#213 of 2,789In Europe
#46 of 163In the United Kingdom
#8 of 18In Scotland
#13 of 1,003For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
#73 of 1,166For Zoology
#77 of 1,003For Animal Science
#1229 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#566 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 140 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Stirling ranked 37th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 224th in the World with 6,680 publications made and 195,685 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Demography, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, History.

RankRanking
#37 of 142In the United Kingdom
#71 of 1,158In Europe
#224 of 5,152In the World

University of Stirling
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904424
19915722
19924699
19933424
19946952
199583131
199699151
199780140
1998127281
1999122233
2000124332
2001123200
2002138486
2003165553
2004176554
2005163267
2006176614
2007263897
2008212822
2009220685
20102611864
2011285939
2012337923
2013316930
2014294717
20153341271
20163471434
2017330920
2018316988
20193001169
20204091401

Medicine

The University of Stirling ranked 45th for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 611th in the World with 4,542 publications made and 161,148 citations received. Main research topics: Nursing, Public Health, Health Science, Healthcare Management (MHA), Physical Therapy.

RankRanking
#45 of 133In the United Kingdom
#204 of 1,028In Europe
#611 of 4,839In the World

University of Stirling
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902630
19913282
19922232
19933356
19944434
19953338
19965678
199765114
199875190
199971143
200087228
200174141
200285339
200386427
200493360
200596378
2006125454
2007132461
2008143644
2009143664
2010160856
2011185774
20122331259
2013215942
20142111054
20152381390
2016229982
20172651399
20182271018
20192641387
20203251206

Biology

The University of Stirling ranked 35th for Biology in the United Kingdom and 509th in the World with 4,352 publications made and 238,924 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Zoology, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Animal Science, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#35 of 123In the United Kingdom
#178 of 958In Europe
#509 of 4,578In the World

University of Stirling
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199069104
199182124
199270194
199381155
199471141
199599189
1996102172
199799288
1998110356
1999108634
2000113525
200198398
2002126552
20031241065
2004100402
200591450
200684355
2007111376
2008116668
2009121513
20101181491
2011128645
2012135676
2013139963
2014153800
20151511049
20161941113
2017175937
2018139615
2019145698
2020186707

Environmental Science

The University of Stirling ranked 30th for Environmental Science in the United Kingdom and 278th in the World with 3,678 publications made and 196,367 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Environmental Management, Agricultural Science.

RankRanking
#30 of 123In the United Kingdom
#92 of 951In Europe
#278 of 4,129In the World

University of Stirling
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904863
199140112
199241124
19934490
19944861
199563147
19965261
199765174
199872252
199977260
200086473
200172317
2002105475
200396648
200486313
200574278
2006102562
2007102403
2008112702
2009123704
20101141716
2011112444
2012143883
20131541164
2014133682
2015139752
20161851253
2017157848
2018160736
2019170990
20202071277

Psychology

The University of Stirling ranked 35th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 285th in the World with 3,309 publications made and 164,277 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science, Education Majors, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#35 of 135In the United Kingdom
#86 of 846In Europe
#285 of 3,753In the World

University of Stirling
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902552
19912573
19921420
19931618
19943349
19952827
19962952
19974299
199856188
199950187
200064340
200157226
200251405
200362375
200494568
200578291
200674329
2007142664
2008125922
2009126777
20101591121
20112011146
20122131076
2013185756
2014162516
2015173814
2016175725
2017193917
2018128576
2019139443
2020149482

Business

The University of Stirling ranked 40th for Business in the United Kingdom and 248th in the World with 2,694 publications made and 102,842 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Advertising.

RankRanking
#40 of 130In the United Kingdom
#84 of 1,028In Europe
#248 of 4,080In the World

University of Stirling
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901210
19911616
19921921
19932028
19943461
19953976
19964883
19974436
199842221
199958201
200066224
200153179
200259315
200365273
200474389
200557210
200671231
2007103364
2008110595
2009114487
2010112466
2011118436
2012137466
2013126541
2014140559
2015132396
2016131514
2017145543
2018100338
201999500
2020106401

Computer Science

The University of Stirling ranked 56th for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 592nd in the World with 2,177 publications made and 87,971 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Management Information Systems, Computational Linguistics.

RankRanking
#56 of 130In the United Kingdom
#238 of 1,068In Europe
#592 of 4,494In the World

University of Stirling
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902033
19913466
19921926
19931920
19943648
19953232
19962468
199734111
19983261
199932164
200034199
200147158
20024386
200349300
200442132
200565174
200654150
200782215
200880393
200985341
201074186
201198520
201293247
201394603
201491223
2015113401
2016125644
2017127871
2018136858
2019104416
202098293

Economics

The University of Stirling ranked 45th for Economics in the United Kingdom and 310th in the World with 1,389 publications made and 43,042 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Political Economy, Finance.

RankRanking
#45 of 121In the United Kingdom
#113 of 803In Europe
#310 of 3,117In the World

University of Stirling
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199091
1991137
1992116
1993185
19941219
19951740
19961313
19973088
199824138
19992456
20002293
20013285
20022369
20032989
20043298
20053380
200636143
200743116
200843280
200959231
201052267
201164256
201275233
201359190
201475148
201582121
201654118
201773152
201865174
201950111
202058113

Art & Design

The University of Stirling ranked 51st for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 317th in the World with 903 publications made and 16,866 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Art History, Literature, Aesthetics, Entertainment Industry Business.

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

RankRanking
#51 of 134In the United Kingdom
#118 of 734In Europe
#317 of 2,801In the World

University of Stirling
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990625
1991181
199280
199384
1994166
1995112
1996175
19971111
1998186
19991246
2000124
200171
20022428
20031126
20041830
20051915
200631245
200737129
20082635
20093634
20103339
20113060
20123590
20134265
20145043
201552109
20165496
201751226
20184475
201941228
202051238

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Stirling