University of Wales Rankings

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In the World#4469 of 14178
In Europe#1307 of 2794
In the United Kingdom#147 of 163
In Wales#10 of 10
In Cardiff#3 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
32%
Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English;Welsh

Publications & Citations

Publications
18,574
Citations
841,380

University of Wales majors

by publication count

Medicine
4,999
Biology
3,609
Chemistry
2,223
Psychology
1,281
Materials science
954
Computer science
927
Engineering
646
Mathematics
530
Physics
495
Sociology
414
Geology
343
Political science
333
Business
314
History
300
Economics
256
Geography
245
Environmental science
179
Art
173
Philosophy
172

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History2861,196
Medicine307261,861
Biology352252,150
Psychology35589,879
Economics40519,064
Geology41415,595
Sociology44911,082
Political science5473,239
Art567289
Geography5765,098
Mathematics57923,800
Chemistry62969,569
Philosophy659330
Engineering66411,644
Environmental science7217,735
Physics73118,082
Business7656,250
Materials science87223,192
Computer science93714,440

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19908844619
19918695974
19929807826
19939139167
1994100410184
199596912437
199691814012
199794415634
199891617964
199977121324
200075123794
200171426082
200269128645
200374032217
200469134498
200539137777
200632840096
200727639874
200830440522
200913839790
201011938872
20116839526
20127539907
20135340414
20145737624
20156935035
20165430273
20173527494
20182122702
20192522984
20202223105

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate32%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Enrollment45,000
Full time employee25
Student:staff ratio1800:1

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students$11,250
International students$18,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++

General info

Alternative namesPrifysgol Cymru
Founded1893
WikipediaUniversity of Wales
AccreditationPrivy Council
MottoGoreu Awen Gwirionedd
The Best Inspiration is Truth
Colorsmurrey, blue, gold
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

AddressKing Edward VII Avenue
Cardiff, Wales, CF10 3NS
United Kingdom
City population361,000
Phone+44 (29) 2037 6999
Fax+44 (29) 2039 6040

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