University of Strathclyde: Rankings

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The University of Strathclyde ranked 37th in the United Kingdom and 351st in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 16 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Strathclyde is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 41,491 publications and 1,154,811 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 118 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#351 of 14,160In the World
#136 of 2,789In Europe
#37 of 163In the United Kingdom
#6 of 18In Scotland
#2 of 5In Glasgow
#18 of 1,024For Marine Engineering
#45 of 1,006For Construction Management
#54 of 1,008For Industrial Engineering
#494 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#387 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 13 other topics

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Engineering

The University of Strathclyde ranked 16th for Engineering in the United Kingdom and 215th in the World with 14,667 publications made and 290,199 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering.

RankRanking
#16 of 123In the United Kingdom
#50 of 1,147In Europe
#215 of 4,716In the World

University of Strathclyde
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199017996
1991204125
1992208113
1993240135
1994282253
1995244281
1996315308
1997323415
1998351373
1999308347
2000337565
2001271388
2002247352
2003265427
2004334665
2005311466
2006297713
2007376637
20084041141
2009490924
20104821245
20115131405
20125141300
20135271406
20145121415
20155581671
20165781813
20176141848
20186141551
20197812309
20208112674

Physics

The University of Strathclyde ranked 26th for Physics in the United Kingdom and 306th in the World with 9,320 publications made and 247,742 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Atomic and Molecular physics, Nanotechnology, Quantum and Particle physics.

RankRanking
#26 of 105In the United Kingdom
#109 of 978In Europe
#306 of 4,160In the World

University of Strathclyde
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199012375
1991111113
199215599
1993139100
1994155155
1995158184
1996197208
1997207330
1998212223
1999213301
2000214273
2001187224
2002184324
2003199331
2004253706
2005215368
2006207455
2007242493
2008243656
2009318735
2010271877
2011333967
20123291001
2013311949
2014299982
20153271083
20163564911
20174225307
20183961990
20195242245
20204573222

Chemistry

The University of Strathclyde ranked 27th for Chemistry in the United Kingdom and 337th in the World with 8,832 publications made and 220,325 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#27 of 108In the United Kingdom
#111 of 995In Europe
#337 of 4,409In the World

University of Strathclyde
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990128100
199112793
1992186169
1993179249
1994185249
1995176257
1996210246
1997237360
1998202252
1999223324
2000212334
2001213518
2002169303
2003185460
2004202476
2005167414
2006175422
2007212452
2008206596
2009227499
2010224633
2011354820
2012253708
2013234627
2014253972
2015273778
2016268735
2017300982
2018309964
20194091198
20203961430

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Strathclyde ranked 40th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 250th in the World with 5,951 publications made and 178,513 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations, Public Policy / Administration.

RankRanking
#40 of 142In the United Kingdom
#79 of 1,158In Europe
#250 of 5,152In the World

University of Strathclyde
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905738
199170111
19929782
19936643
199494135
19956960
199673161
199798269
199889403
1999115288
2000122456
2001147592
2002108291
2003134524
2004134518
2005140431
2006149594
2007179509
2008219665
2009208732
2010209537
2011219675
2012212526
2013254704
2014260622
2015243874
2016231602
2017238577
2018235450
2019313870
20203671260

Medicine

The University of Strathclyde ranked 44th for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 610th in the World with 4,966 publications made and 163,056 citations received. Main research topics: Physical Therapy, Pharmacology, Health Science, Public Health, Immunology.

RankRanking
#44 of 133In the United Kingdom
#203 of 1,028In Europe
#610 of 4,839In the World

University of Strathclyde
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904827
19915866
19926492
19937065
199483114
199571104
199670165
199772107
199886180
199984200
200089221
2001114207
200289319
200398302
200494401
200595349
200694255
2007103393
2008126395
2009140500
2010149491
20112561089
2012199629
2013163385
2014210875
2015186893
20161902316
2017217878
2018202983
2019267692
2020333825

Biology

The University of Strathclyde ranked 39th for Biology in the United Kingdom and 588th in the World with 4,205 publications made and 182,092 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Pharmacology, Immunology, Biophysics.

RankRanking
#39 of 123In the United Kingdom
#206 of 958In Europe
#588 of 4,578In the World

University of Strathclyde
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19908572
19915949
199286113
199379148
199493127
199593223
1996101181
199789187
199885176
199996224
200083217
2001100375
200284284
2003114433
200491386
200595453
2006103368
2007103354
200891316
2009122411
2010103460
2011222857
20121221358
2013112440
20141441015
2015116664
20161262072
2017125716
201894259
2019144439
2020123888

Computer Science

The University of Strathclyde ranked 36th for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 387th in the World with 4,155 publications made and 119,089 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#36 of 130In the United Kingdom
#140 of 1,068In Europe
#387 of 4,494In the World

University of Strathclyde
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904124
19916721
199261114
19936257
19948097
199583191
19968089
199786101
199890167
199992128
200093219
200191201
2002101138
2003115263
2004107242
2005111319
2006130421
2007148252
2008153484
2009145181
2010157288
2011153416
20121371355
2013140443
2014145588
2015145415
20161692043
2017139484
2018143335
2019223905
2020241602

Business

The University of Strathclyde ranked 22nd for Business in the United Kingdom and 133rd in the World with 4,007 publications made and 171,190 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems, Project Management, Management.

RankRanking
#22 of 130In the United Kingdom
#34 of 1,028In Europe
#133 of 4,080In the World

University of Strathclyde
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903710
19916248
19926061
19935291
1994108186
199561129
199670509
199793296
199892463
199995299
2000122548
2001117569
2002107290
2003136607
2004137570
2005113497
2006128428
2007127475
2008135541
2009106447
2010153414
2011135436
2012119409
2013139553
2014156471
2015138378
2016136483
2017100341
2018108203
2019144488
2020175741

Psychology

The University of Strathclyde ranked 47th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 389th in the World with 2,242 publications made and 106,437 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#47 of 135In the United Kingdom
#130 of 846In Europe
#389 of 3,753In the World

University of Strathclyde
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901920
19912019
19922166
19931516
19942427
19952586
19963067
19973082
199837105
199950117
200046192
200159336
200249221
200352261
200479471
200549205
200641519
200770389
200880373
200984307
201097464
201194382
2012991553
201397359
2014101291
2015106316
201690252
201790272
201874180
2019108319
2020143250

Economics

The University of Strathclyde ranked 35th for Economics in the United Kingdom and 187th in the World with 1,971 publications made and 65,869 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, Development Studies, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance.

RankRanking
#35 of 121In the United Kingdom
#68 of 803In Europe
#187 of 3,117In the World

University of Strathclyde
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990183
19913617
19923333
19932616
199445119
19953613
199631416
199736114
19983283
199959161
200050135
200148304
200247105
200357222
200449124
200552220
20064370
200737126
200866175
200954120
201060183
20116481
201264140
201378136
20147392
201556202
201671233
201761111
201877117
2019107201
2020106214

Mathematics

The University of Strathclyde ranked 25th for Mathematics in the United Kingdom and 233rd in the World with 1,861 publications made and 68,441 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Statistics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#25 of 116In the United Kingdom
#69 of 838In Europe
#233 of 3,475In the World

University of Strathclyde
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902821
19912011
19921916
19932722
19943779
19952930
199640450
19974260
19984282
199965111
200051140
200152204
20023336
200354194
20045885
200556146
200652470
200761181
200861115
200961163
201074269
201161115
201257111
201356152
201455132
20153791
201657202
201745111
20186176
201976206
2020100282
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Operations Research1636116
Applied Mathematics1458166
Actuarial Science2649168
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics3793240
Math Teachers2650263
Statistics40150404
Blockchain and Cryptography32184548

Art & Design

The University of Strathclyde ranked 47th for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 308th in the World with 985 publications made and 19,235 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Architecture, Art History, 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
#47 of 134In the United Kingdom
#111 of 734In Europe
#308 of 2,801In the World

University of Strathclyde
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990110
199181
199293
1993179
19941321
1995106
1996117
19971918
1998237
199976
20001821
20012246
20022730
20032642
20042256
20052242
20063372
20074330
200839204
200946129
201041128
20114128
20123488
201348174
20143647
201538156
20163481
20174246
20183025
20195074
202054146

Other rankings

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