University of Tartu: Rankings

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The University of Tartu ranked 1st in Estonia and 446th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 101 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Tartu is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 22,902 publications and 750,211 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 355 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#446 of 14,160In the World
#178 of 2,789In Europe
#1 of 17In Estonia
#1 of 4In Tartu
#28 of 1,057For Landscape Architecture
#173 of 1,024For Genealogy
#186 of 1,951For Ecology
#222 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#478 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 98 other topics

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Biology

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Biology in Estonia and 608th in the World with 5,401 publications made and 308,642 citations received. Main research topics: Genetics, Botany, Biochemistry, Immunology, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Estonia
#211 of 958In Europe
#608 of 4,578In the World

University of Tartu
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199064
19911514
1992174
19931825
19942443
19952528
19964079
199731103
199865223
199967230
200086256
200186288
200284356
200399425
2004109513
2005140462
2006137643
20071711296
2008171762
20091951250
20102472113
20112401386
20122683098
20132952687
20143463604
20153774150
20163945176
20173843408
20183003655
20193712457
20203693383

Medicine

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Medicine in Estonia and 741st in the World with 4,269 publications made and 161,444 citations received. Main research topics: Immunology, Pediatrics, Physical Therapy, Public Health, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Estonia
#247 of 1,028In Europe
#741 of 4,839In the World

University of Tartu
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990119
19911413
19921715
1993159
19942319
19952731
19963542
199737103
199863137
199971212
200075118
200171179
200273184
200385197
2004103321
200590373
2006125343
2007155607
2008164518
2009174579
2010174870
2011177781
2012196836
20132461171
2014243986
20152811862
20162843346
20172642496
20182282958
20192882204
20203012776

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Estonia and 485th in the World with 4,234 publications made and 118,365 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Linguistics, Sports / Exercise science.

RankRanking
#1 of 5In Estonia
#182 of 1,158In Europe
#485 of 5,152In the World

University of Tartu
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199045
199141
1992311
199366
1994117
19951613
19961311
19971913
19982541
19992137
200050104
20014578
200259115
200364192
200478299
200594260
200699311
2007118454
2008113303
2009146638
2010170581
2011192987
2012222638
20132801102
20142741409
20153001228
20163411647
20173221897
20182722156
20193321058
20203841030

Environmental Science

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Environmental Science in Estonia and 370th in the World with 3,574 publications made and 150,288 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Environmental Management, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Estonia
#132 of 951In Europe
#370 of 4,129In the World

University of Tartu
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199151
199252
199355
19941131
19951415
19962953
199717102
199830107
199944118
200044159
200142129
200248151
200373259
200465546
2005100414
200694784
2007123642
2008121464
2009146863
20101791274
2011165753
20121971030
2013200861
20142361580
20152231333
20162291023
20172591007
20182191551
2019230848
20202661235

Chemistry

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Chemistry in Estonia and 788th in the World with 3,558 publications made and 87,906 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Estonia
#267 of 995In Europe
#788 of 4,409In the World

University of Tartu
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199187
199291
19931112
19942326
19951928
19963445
19973644
199859136
199960108
20006999
200181136
200270188
200358167
200470207
2005103265
200688226
2007122343
2008113317
2009134429
2010163423
2011149458
2012172468
2013227670
2014227772
2015257672
2016236872
2017222819
20182061014
2019184664
2020211633

Physics

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Physics in Estonia and 742nd in the World with 3,386 publications made and 61,857 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Estonia
#269 of 978In Europe
#742 of 4,160In the World

University of Tartu
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199153
199281
199342
1994198
19951837
19962622
19973939
19985966
19994969
20004840
20017673
200281130
20036965
200466108
2005110120
200682121
2007122250
2008107220
2009123265
2010148291
2011148347
2012151338
2013192506
2014227739
2015235627
2016214716
2017199785
2018210988
2019188798
2020227735

Engineering

The University of Tartu ranked 2nd for Engineering in Estonia and 952nd in the World with 2,840 publications made and 55,135 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Remote Sensing.

RankRanking
#2 of 4In Estonia
#325 of 1,147In Europe
#952 of 4,716In the World

University of Tartu
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199153
199271
199342
1994103
19951022
19961415
19972034
19983576
19992659
20003041
20014561
200248111
20033742
20043873
200571128
200656123
200784246
200892154
2009120319
2010126222
2011115356
2012132214
2013171367
2014196562
2015229684
2016210714
2017184756
2018206993
2019183670
2020207732

Computer Science

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Computer Science in Estonia and 708th in the World with 2,168 publications made and 93,512 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#1 of 4In Estonia
#283 of 1,068In Europe
#708 of 4,494In the World

University of Tartu
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
1991519
199210
1993312
199430
199526
199667
199742
1998839
199974
200055
20011336
20022247
20031929
20042446
20052751
20064178
200736326
200850185
200965239
201079393
201189440
20121011446
2013126766
2014142952
20151731599
20161982859
20171891753
20181891762
20192252109
2020204861

Psychology

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Psychology in Estonia and 554th in the World with 1,644 publications made and 68,731 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#1 of 3In Estonia
#203 of 846In Europe
#554 of 3,753In the World

University of Tartu
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
1991210
199220
1993616
199441
1995310
199687
1997823
1998841
1999815
20001950
20011774
20022474
20032765
200432225
200528235
200637123
200756571
200859348
200959319
201076263
201175271
20121141420
2013111388
2014103302
2015136514
2016142549
2017105436
2018102684
2019115580
2020101320

Art & Design

The University of Tartu ranked 1st for Art & Design in Estonia and 513th in the World with 482 publications made and 7,473 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Literature, Aesthetics, Multimedia, Art History.

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

RankRanking
#1 of 3In Estonia
#212 of 734In Europe
#513 of 2,801In the World

University of Tartu
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199412
199500
199600
199700
199834
199933
2000410
200120
200232
200375
200455
2005411
200662
2007879
200886
2009184
20101912
20112619
20123867
20132945
20143233
201542249
201655199
201750105
20183523
201931438
20203434

Other rankings

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