University of Venda: Rankings

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The University of Venda ranked 18th in South Africa and 4046th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 51 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Venda is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 2,797 publications and 25,938 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

RankRanking
#4046 of 14,160In the World
#97 of 1,103In Africa
#18 of 26In South Africa
#609 of 1,075For Mining Engineering
#682 of 1,029For Forestry
#682 of 1,069For Social Work
#5581 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#6635 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Venda ranked 18th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in South Africa and 1724th in the World with 854 publications made and 4,610 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Education Majors, Gender Studies.

RankRanking
#18 of 24In South Africa
#54 of 267In Africa
#1724 of 5,152In the World

University of Venda
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199120
199200
199300
199400
199500
199620
199721
199800
199921
200000
200120
2002811
200352
2004412
2005717
2006610
200786
2008711
2009129
20101830
20113023
20125643
20137527
201414586
20158059
201611396
20177773
20185880
20195481
20205236

Environmental Science

The University of Venda ranked 16th for Environmental Science in South Africa and 1472nd in the World with 792 publications made and 7,763 citations received. Main research topics: Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Environmental Management, Agricultural Science, Forestry.

RankRanking
#16 of 23In South Africa
#65 of 244In Africa
#1472 of 4,129In the World

University of Venda
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199120
199200
199300
199400
199521
199611
199721
199821
199934
200041
200110
200249
2003813
200435
2005314
2006511
2007913
2008726
20091015
20102746
20113668
20123356
20133949
20144670
201566106
201683197
201761167
201894199
201990155
2020105174

Medicine

The University of Venda ranked 16th for Medicine in South Africa and 1968th in the World with 670 publications made and 7,385 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Nursing, Health Science, Family medicine, Healthcare Management (MHA).

RankRanking
#16 of 24In South Africa
#83 of 262In Africa
#1968 of 4,839In the World

University of Venda
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199200
199300
199400
199510
199600
199700
199810
199923
200000
200110
200249
200395
2004513
2005912
20061328
20071333
20081436
20091132
20102024
20113025
20125250
20135895
20149084
201564162
20166383
201754181
20183277
20194596
20205962
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Social Work1323682
Veterinary1364696
Nursing1233760
Optometry1152790
Bioethics/Medical Ethics1234854
Public Health1254879
Family medicine1250900
Virology11521130
Healthcare Management (MHA)15591137
Health Science20691675

Biology

The University of Venda ranked 19th for Biology in South Africa and 2155th in the World with 630 publications made and 9,157 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Zoology, Forestry, Virology, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation.

RankRanking
#19 of 24In South Africa
#90 of 264In Africa
#2155 of 4,578In the World

University of Venda
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199110
199200
199300
199400
199511
199600
199710
199811
199910
200042
2001147
200255
2003611
2004613
20051016
20061119
20071133
20081227
20091230
20102243
20112642
20122629
20132053
20144260
201544243
201664176
201754170
201858127
201962156
202094127
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Forestry1246682
Bioethics/Medical Ethics1234854
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation1751963
Virology11521130
Agricultural Science17821149
Zoology14411158

Psychology

The University of Venda ranked 16th for Psychology in South Africa and 1808th in the World with 353 publications made and 1,680 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Sexology, Special Education.

RankRanking
#16 of 23In South Africa
#40 of 118In Africa
#1808 of 3,753In the World

University of Venda
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199911
200000
200100
200226
200351
200446
200557
200642
2007410
200833
200963
201081
2011134
20122614
20133830
20147543
2015467
20163930
20173117
2018918
20191010
2020159
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Social Work1323682
Sexology1329742
Special Education1320892
Education Majors1925974
Child Psychology14261324
Social Psychology17321675

Chemistry

The University of Venda ranked 19th for Chemistry in South Africa and 2533rd in the World with 305 publications made and 5,848 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Environmental Chemistry.

RankRanking
#19 of 24In South Africa
#92 of 235In Africa
#2533 of 4,409In the World

University of Venda
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199925
200028
2001147
2002216
200310
2004413
2005210
2006310
200712
20081223
2009923
2010929
2011723
2012931
20131323
20141039
20152489
20161980
20172983
201844101
201934120
202044102
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Environmental Chemistry14461169
Materials Science211223088

Economics

The University of Venda ranked 17th for Economics in South Africa and 1572nd in the World with 213 publications made and 984 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Agricultural Economics.

RankRanking
#17 of 22In South Africa
#55 of 156In Africa
#1572 of 3,117In the World

University of Venda
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199510
199600
199700
199800
199913
200010
200110
200200
200321
200410
200511
200611
200700
2008215
200932
2010312
201153
2012105
2013199
20143610
2015238
20163220
20172215
20181316
2019810
2020216
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Agricultural Economics1347662
Development Studies1743760

Mathematics

The University of Venda ranked 18th for Mathematics in South Africa and 2551st in the World with 136 publications made and 647 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#18 of 22In South Africa
#77 of 139In Africa
#2551 of 3,475In the World

University of Venda
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200110
200200
200321
200410
200500
200600
200700
200822
2009517
201011
201130
201264
2013117
20142918
2015175
2016178
20171510
2018623
201950
2020102
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Math Teachers18291189

Art & Design

The University of Venda ranked 17th for Art & Design in South Africa and 2243rd in the World with 84 publications made and 117 citations received. Main research topic: Creative Writing.

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

RankRanking
#17 of 19In South Africa
#50 of 69In Africa
#2243 of 2,801In the World

University of Venda
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
200410
200500
200610
200700
200810
200931
201010
201145
201210
201310
2014133
201590
2016163
2017181
201862
SpecialitySouth Africa rankAfrica rankWorld rank
Creative Writing1418866

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Venda

SpecialitySouth AfricaAfricaWorld Rank
Business21862585
Physics211283423
Engineering211423499
Computer Science211203956