University of the Algarve: Rankings

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The University of the Algarve ranked 8th in Portugal and 1425th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 41 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of the Algarve is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 10,456 publications and 235,173 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

RankRanking
#1425 of 14,160In the World
#505 of 2,789In Europe
#8 of 95In Portugal
#61 of 1,003For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
#136 of 1,013For Oceanography
#327 of 1,003For Animal Science
#6118 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1866 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 38 other topics

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Biology

The University of the Algarve ranked 7th for Biology in Portugal and 847th in the World with 3,176 publications made and 93,869 citations received. Main research topics: Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Botany, Biochemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, Zoology.

RankRanking
#7 of 23In Portugal
#287 of 958In Europe
#847 of 4,578In the World

University of the Algarve
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199025
199100
199235
1993624
1994412
1995930
1996710
19971745
19983450
19992786
200042107
200146132
200259181
200372235
200457211
200580234
200695326
2007113329
2008123367
2009137724
2010126552
2011161549
2012204745
2013184757
2014186657
2015207649
2016204870
2017228829
2018189634
2019182676
2020248722

Environmental Science

The University of the Algarve ranked 5th for Environmental Science in Portugal and 507th in the World with 3,111 publications made and 87,743 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Geology, Oceanography.

RankRanking
#5 of 22In Portugal
#191 of 951In Europe
#507 of 4,129In the World

University of the Algarve
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199015
199100
199200
199342
1994822
1995612
199657
19971349
19982962
19991746
200028125
20013592
200264290
200363208
200446137
200574262
200688309
200791327
2008120371
2009104282
2010128501
2011162536
2012195698
2013176538
2014186707
2015223965
20162211000
2017272865
2018195692
2019219747
2020229831

Chemistry

The University of the Algarve ranked 8th for Chemistry in Portugal and 1408th in the World with 1,396 publications made and 42,130 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, Materials Science, Environmental Chemistry, Organic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#8 of 24In Portugal
#424 of 995In Europe
#1408 of 4,409In the World

University of the Algarve
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199200
1993512
199423
199538
199621
1997812
1998914
19991736
20001945
20011125
20022879
20033090
200440151
200541119
200640113
200758190
200862184
200973258
201060240
201182309
201284405
201390313
201475362
201577301
201691344
201793393
201868239
201987348
202090277

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of the Algarve ranked 8th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Portugal and 1158th in the World with 1,230 publications made and 21,940 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Archaeology, Political Science, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#8 of 31In Portugal
#412 of 1,158In Europe
#1158 of 5,152In the World

University of the Algarve
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199310
199413
199510
199611
199721
1998810
1999210
2000817
200111
2002918
20031959
20041320
20052171
20062439
200732114
200837146
20093281
201050186
201155163
201282231
2013103143
201486151
201571195
2016109297
2017108255
201893284
2019104157
2020115264
SpecialityPortugal rankEurope rankWorld rank
Archaeology396237
Urban and Regional planning8209499
Demography7300845
International Law5342893
Sociology103901148
Education Majors73161166
Communications and Public Relations104561326
Political Science115311600

Engineering

The University of the Algarve ranked 8th for Engineering in Portugal and 1643rd in the World with 1,088 publications made and 21,128 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Electronic Engineering, Computer Networking, Acoustical Engineering, Biotechnology.

RankRanking
#8 of 24In Portugal
#509 of 1,147In Europe
#1643 of 4,716In the World

University of the Algarve
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199324
199400
199527
199663
199781
199872
19991610
20001512
200179
20021233
20031517
20041117
20053049
20063684
20074568
200856109
20093953
201053171
20117290
201277319
201374258
201459148
201577260
201693318
201793237
201856122
201958208
202046126

Medicine

The University of the Algarve ranked 9th for Medicine in Portugal and 1565th in the World with 1,028 publications made and 20,367 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Anatomy and Physiology, Immunology, Pharmacology, Pathology.

RankRanking
#9 of 30In Portugal
#449 of 1,028In Europe
#1565 of 4,839In the World

University of the Algarve
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199315
199410
199500
199631
199710
1998410
1999535
2000821
200148
2002729
20031026
20041432
20051145
20061433
20072048
20082030
200924109
201027120
201142142
201255275
201359128
201472266
201581156
2016108304
2017102359
201884251
201987238
2020115207
SpecialityPortugal rankEurope rankWorld rank
Toxicology7212669
Anatomy and Physiology4286874
Veterinary8222883
Pharmacology82971078
Virology63031081
Oncology and Cancer research93491233
Clinical Psychology123991280
Pathology83821309
Immunology94001431
Health Science94751751

Computer Science

The University of the Algarve ranked 9th for Computer Science in Portugal and 1324th in the World with 847 publications made and 15,392 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Management Information Systems, Computer Vision, Computer Networking.

RankRanking
#9 of 25In Portugal
#459 of 1,068In Europe
#1324 of 4,494In the World

University of the Algarve
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199523
199610
199710
199861
199910
200065
20011123
20021030
2003102
20041824
20052274
20062130
20072934
20083854
200937292
20104061
20114271
20124396
201355111
201477110
20156787
201664211
201767140
201847222
201948274
202058122

Business

The University of the Algarve ranked 9th for Business in Portugal and 1025th in the World with 786 publications made and 12,368 citations received. Main research topics: Hospitality and Hotel Management, Marketing, Management Information Systems, Project Management, Advertising.

RankRanking
#9 of 26In Portugal
#388 of 1,028In Europe
#1025 of 4,080In the World

University of the Algarve
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200021
200111
2002114
200310
2004613
20051128
20061832
20072268
20082865
20091828
20104062
20114567
201255170
201359114
201458146
201564155
201653164
201781251
201869263
201970148
202059107

Psychology

The University of the Algarve ranked 8th for Psychology in Portugal and 1353rd in the World with 456 publications made and 8,586 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Cognitive Science, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#8 of 24In Portugal
#435 of 846In Europe
#1353 of 3,753In the World

University of the Algarve
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199611
199700
199800
199900
200000
2001420
200200
200326
200427
2005872
200637
2007723
2008713
200981
20101547
20112228
20122971
201342139
201445149
20153798
20165087
201754183
201843226
20193151
20203040
SpecialityPortugal rankEurope rankWorld rank
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology8280893
Cognitive Science8355914
Social Psychology83531081
Child Psychology83541085
Education Majors73161166
Clinical Psychology123991280

Other rankings

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