University of Surrey: Rankings

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The University of Surrey ranked 34th in the United Kingdom and 322nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 14 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Surrey is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 45,753 publications and 1,383,478 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 53 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#322 of 14,160In the World
#121 of 2,789In Europe
#34 of 163In the United Kingdom
#28 of 131In England
#1 of 2In Guildford
#33 of 1,011For Animation
#44 of 1,014For Telecommunications
#65 of 1,637For Computer Vision
#837 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#301 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 11 other topics

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Engineering

The University of Surrey ranked 18th for Engineering in the United Kingdom and 236th in the World with 12,516 publications made and 286,377 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Computer Networking, Electronic Engineering, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#18 of 123In the United Kingdom
#58 of 1,147In Europe
#236 of 4,716In the World

University of Surrey
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011372
199113070
1992155100
1993204124
1994179154
1995184141
1996221193
1997182217
1998237236
1999290451
2000291475
2001300463
2002302683
2003302467
2004352565
2005363752
2006411932
2007384701
2008461745
2009410805
20104321207
20114281255
20124791447
20134891556
20144861804
20154971589
20164771891
20175402206
20184962392
20195382223
20205382662

Physics

The University of Surrey ranked 23rd for Physics in the United Kingdom and 282nd in the World with 10,209 publications made and 237,846 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Optical Engineering, Nuclear Physics, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#23 of 105In the United Kingdom
#98 of 978In Europe
#282 of 4,160In the World

University of Surrey
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010955
199111256
199211961
1993165140
1994150143
1995168175
1996177199
1997161195
1998202262
1999229311
2000220457
2001230464
2002237492
2003261477
2004300510
2005319507
2006343547
2007340564
2008327595
2009281546
2010301689
2011283809
2012322903
20133591300
20143591335
20153721319
20164001587
20174151847
20184172374
20194812252
20204702541

Chemistry

The University of Surrey ranked 25th for Chemistry in the United Kingdom and 325th in the World with 8,846 publications made and 248,904 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#25 of 108In the United Kingdom
#103 of 995In Europe
#325 of 4,409In the World

University of Surrey
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990134114
199113395
199213472
1993186133
1994179160
1995172188
1996175171
1997171282
1998184242
1999203379
2000226653
2001202342
2002230727
2003211456
2004232603
2005256728
2006286636
2007258627
2008288608
2009206655
2010265811
2011220697
2012233851
2013237812
2014220933
2015234558
2016245938
20173081416
20182791436
20193451550
20203502031

Computer Science

The University of Surrey ranked 16th for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 168th in the World with 7,974 publications made and 234,476 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Networking, Computer Vision, Blockchain and Cryptography, Computational Linguistics.

RankRanking
#16 of 130In the United Kingdom
#43 of 1,068In Europe
#168 of 4,494In the World

University of Surrey
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902654
19913357
19926080
19936857
199475189
199579101
199699153
1997102106
1998121495
1999125160
2000145265
2001138285
2002158335
2003156318
2004207870
2005211617
2006252616
2007277649
2008304486
2009376838
2010373919
20113691238
20123931584
20134311581
20144351408
20154301907
20163662158
20174153147
20184072333
20194352262
20205342525

Medicine

The University of Surrey ranked 31st for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 436th in the World with 6,939 publications made and 264,027 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Public Health, Nursing, Oncology and Cancer research, Physical Therapy.

RankRanking
#31 of 133In the United Kingdom
#150 of 1,028In Europe
#436 of 4,839In the World

University of Surrey
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906685
199184132
199282127
199378108
19946481
19956679
199697208
199774150
199864157
199993329
2000116848
200186450
200296661
2003123471
2004132851
2005141444
2006144656
2007165670
2008228990
2009195824
2010233783
2011248918
20122351554
20133191540
20143271215
20153961873
20163921793
20174742734
20183951689
20193801505
20204931994

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Surrey ranked 38th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 234th in the World with 6,191 publications made and 203,225 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Demography, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Law.

RankRanking
#38 of 142In the United Kingdom
#74 of 1,158In Europe
#234 of 5,152In the World

University of Surrey
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903057
19913650
19924345
19934669
19945053
19954950
199676236
199768142
199884171
1999102301
2000119355
2001121337
2002106406
2003155438
20041581095
2005144595
2006156662
2007218633
2008197711
2009226633
2010222845
2011235715
2012241864
2013259842
20143301172
20153381507
20163371431
20173721749
20183491352
20193521025
20203851705

Biology

The University of Surrey ranked 36th for Biology in the United Kingdom and 518th in the World with 5,218 publications made and 208,344 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Virology.

RankRanking
#36 of 123In the United Kingdom
#180 of 958In Europe
#518 of 4,578In the World

University of Surrey
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19908092
199177101
19928396
19937193
199479108
19956391
199671148
199790183
199882188
199988232
200084618
200189342
2002109558
2003105350
2004113431
2005111430
2006123328
2007150620
2008166801
2009145997
2010175672
2011148866
2012177867
2013186800
20141931316
2015233984
20162331186
20172802067
20182071233
20192101127
20202571119

Business

The University of Surrey ranked 29th for Business in the United Kingdom and 161st in the World with 3,717 publications made and 164,737 citations received. Main research topics: Hospitality and Hotel Management, Marketing, Management Information Systems, Project Management, International Business.

RankRanking
#29 of 130In the United Kingdom
#48 of 1,028In Europe
#161 of 4,080In the World

University of Surrey
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902631
1991266
19922856
19933952
19942032
19953972
199655130
19975199
199877164
199983315
200066176
200181213
200274300
2003119528
20041121072
2005105498
2006109749
2007104390
2008117695
2009130451
2010155688
2011166742
20121691035
2013161828
2014161553
20151971021
2016213989
20171891356
2018169912
2019168869
2020193840

Psychology

The University of Surrey ranked 30th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 254th in the World with 3,555 publications made and 179,463 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science, Education Majors, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#30 of 135In the United Kingdom
#74 of 846In Europe
#254 of 3,753In the World

University of Surrey
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901856
19912929
19923068
19933069
19942831
19953170
199652168
19972647
199846110
199951188
200071474
200166267
200266412
200390398
2004118978
2005102441
2006108822
2007120611
2008117682
2009110562
2010151670
2011150473
20121581018
2013185879
20141851031
20151811148
20161661071
20171961104
2018178812
2019171810
2020203533

Mathematics

The University of Surrey ranked 33rd for Mathematics in the United Kingdom and 300th in the World with 1,925 publications made and 53,153 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#33 of 116In the United Kingdom
#102 of 838In Europe
#300 of 3,475In the World

University of Surrey
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901140
1991108
1992173
19931413
19941625
19951653
19961949
19971649
19982831
19993098
20002178
20013176
20023071
200337154
20043750
200550251
200650121
200763128
200872272
200970168
20107096
201192235
2012114299
2013102277
2014116225
2015101215
201689167
2017120469
2018106377
201995293
2020102533
SpecialityUnited Kingdom rankEurope rankWorld rank
Blockchain and Cryptography1049192
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics41115283
Statistics34104298
Operations Research37114339
Math Teachers3779355
Actuarial Science44128378
Applied Mathematics33156411

Economics

The University of Surrey ranked 38th for Economics in the United Kingdom and 223rd in the World with 1,781 publications made and 60,916 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#38 of 121In the United Kingdom
#80 of 803In Europe
#223 of 3,117In the World

University of Surrey
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990910
19911421
1992111
19932033
1994105
19951011
19962130
19972590
19982726
19992867
200030133
20013795
20021987
200348166
200442207
200533326
200637180
20074755
200857422
200971252
201077295
201181294
2012104354
201389318
201499354
2015100330
2016110334
201795532
201887185
201982361
202070283

Art & Design

The University of Surrey ranked 29th for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 160th in the World with 1,373 publications made and 33,866 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Art History, 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 134In the United Kingdom
#52 of 734In Europe
#160 of 2,801In the World

University of Surrey
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199066
1991616
1992542
19931226
199461
199578
19961316
1997149
19981814
19992425
20002879
20012597
20022535
20034278
20043572
20053492
20063226
20074788
20085267
200962126
201063197
201171133
201265191
201388341
201478132
201564282
201681225
201784173
201888314
201975132
20206193

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Surrey