University of Wolverhampton: Rankings

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The University of Wolverhampton ranked 77th in the United Kingdom, 929th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 83 research topics. The University of Wolverhampton ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 8,734 publications and 203,855 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 34 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#929 of 14,131 In the World
#350 of 2,785 In Europe
#77 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#63 of 131 In England
#164 of 1,030 For Aesthetics
#178 of 1,062 For Publishing
#186 of 1,000 For Journalism and Digital Media
#1350 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#846 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 80 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 73rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United Kingdom and 495th in the World with 2,706 publications made and 57,227 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, Demography, Communications and Public Relations.

Rank Ranking
#73 of 142 In the United Kingdom
#189 of 1,147 In Europe
#495 of 5,073 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 0
1992 4 0
1993 7 0
1994 9 2
1995 2 1
1996 21 11
1997 24 13
1998 34 57
1999 39 49
2000 59 93
2001 36 47
2002 33 99
2003 39 82
2004 54 139
2005 67 215
2006 60 157
2007 78 197
2008 87 200
2009 126 326
2010 98 209
2011 118 347
2012 133 257
2013 116 290
2014 164 324
2015 108 185
2016 183 280
2017 145 242
2018 144 403
2019 177 256
2020 176 405
2021 251 174

Medicine

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 68th for Medicine in the United Kingdom and 955th in the World with 2,583 publications made and 53,066 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Surgery, Physical Therapy, Nursing, Sports / Exercise science.

Rank Ranking
#68 of 133 In the United Kingdom
#307 of 1,018 In Europe
#955 of 4,739 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 12 4
1992 7 12
1993 8 3
1994 9 24
1995 6 6
1996 17 8
1997 18 12
1998 25 27
1999 17 6
2000 28 61
2001 25 42
2002 38 82
2003 42 92
2004 50 152
2005 83 195
2006 70 193
2007 74 150
2008 69 124
2009 65 113
2010 91 198
2011 79 195
2012 91 199
2013 139 402
2014 150 339
2015 130 474
2016 159 403
2017 135 371
2018 126 198
2019 159 510
2020 216 371
2021 279 231
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Sports / Exercise science 36 124 324
Nursing 64 104 342
Social Work 72 116 383
Optometry 44 160 464
Plastic Surgery 27 145 468
Ophthalmology 29 161 480
Healthcare Management (MHA) 73 188 559
Physical Therapy 64 234 619
Health Science 74 223 632
Psychiatry 65 228 643
Sports Medicine 70 261 666
Clinical Psychology 70 228 683
Family medicine 73 215 694
Forensic Science 64 238 703
Medical Physics 58 272 730
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 34 237 745
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 63 250 755
Surgery 42 241 770
Critical Care Nursing 70 286 791
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 36 254 826
Public Health 81 252 829
Occupational Therapy 77 305 841
Cardiology 45 288 843
Pediatrics 59 269 868
Dermatology 42 265 883
Gerontology 80 265 890
Radiation Therapy 46 278 890
Orthodontics 46 277 892
Pathology 50 293 937
Oncology and Cancer research 50 295 953
Anesthesiology 55 289 1007
Anatomy and Physiology 64 364 1175
Immunology 64 351 1218

Computer Science

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 71st for Computer Science in the United Kingdom and 810th in the World with 1,150 publications made and 33,177 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computational Linguistics, Management Information Systems, Multimedia, Data Science.

Rank Ranking
#71 of 129 In the United Kingdom
#321 of 1,051 In Europe
#810 of 4,392 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 0
1992 3 0
1993 3 1
1994 5 12
1995 3 4
1996 10 11
1997 17 23
1998 11 21
1999 17 8
2000 26 33
2001 20 38
2002 17 30
2003 24 63
2004 29 97
2005 21 47
2006 30 109
2007 44 113
2008 54 155
2009 57 246
2010 43 136
2011 56 172
2012 55 189
2013 47 89
2014 52 98
2015 56 171
2016 61 113
2017 63 275
2018 58 251
2019 61 260
2020 83 217
2021 87 204
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Library and Information science 30 50 188
Multimedia 35 105 276
Computational Linguistics 24 101 285
Web Design and Development 26 128 337
Management Information Systems 46 141 350
Data Science 52 194 460
Information Technology 61 159 500
Game Design and Development 66 243 585
Animation 63 223 618
UX/UI Desgin 63 282 630
Human-Computer Interaction 81 334 761
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 69 313 827
Cognitive Science 93 355 904
Software Engineering 80 407 979

Engineering

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 76th for Engineering in the United Kingdom and 1340th in the World with 1,111 publications made and 27,776 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Construction Management, Structural Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Human-Computer Interaction.

Rank Ranking
#76 of 123 In the United Kingdom
#429 of 1,123 In Europe
#1340 of 4,624 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 12 9
1992 11 1
1993 8 5
1994 16 11
1995 8 8
1996 19 12
1997 14 24
1998 16 15
1999 13 6
2000 38 72
2001 27 78
2002 18 54
2003 18 53
2004 23 99
2005 19 54
2006 31 114
2007 39 82
2008 31 105
2009 43 82
2010 33 44
2011 27 31
2012 60 203
2013 43 68
2014 51 97
2015 34 72
2016 50 92
2017 53 234
2018 38 121
2019 43 127
2020 55 112
2021 76 86

Psychology

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 75th for Psychology in the United Kingdom and 620th in the World with 1,102 publications made and 32,428 citations received. Main research topics: Education Majors, Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Child Psychology, Psychiatry.

Rank Ranking
#75 of 135 In the United Kingdom
#232 of 833 In Europe
#620 of 3,654 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 1
1992 2 0
1993 3 1
1994 2 20
1995 0 0
1996 8 4
1997 12 5
1998 10 15
1999 18 25
2000 24 95
2001 19 50
2002 27 77
2003 34 119
2004 33 113
2005 37 149
2006 29 113
2007 44 138
2008 33 110
2009 36 64
2010 44 143
2011 50 171
2012 56 158
2013 60 103
2014 56 111
2015 60 108
2016 88 181
2017 59 102
2018 50 76
2019 51 92
2020 56 95
2021 62 37
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Education Majors 43 64 241
Social Work 72 116 383
Special Education 62 131 400
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 57 127 428
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 78 207 531
Social Psychology 77 202 581
Psychiatry 65 228 643
Clinical Psychology 70 228 683
Child Psychology 78 260 712
Sexology 91 206 712
Occupational Therapy 77 305 841
Cognitive Science 93 355 904

Business

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 76th for Business in the United Kingdom and 554th in the World with 996 publications made and 35,309 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Marketing, Project Management, Management, Construction Management.

Rank Ranking
#76 of 130 In the United Kingdom
#215 of 1,011 In Europe
#554 of 4,001 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 1
1992 5 0
1993 5 3
1994 14 24
1995 8 13
1996 18 15
1997 16 21
1998 19 37
1999 18 21
2000 31 67
2001 19 54
2002 24 59
2003 26 162
2004 27 139
2005 28 157
2006 31 120
2007 48 125
2008 41 186
2009 44 59
2010 49 113
2011 43 146
2012 59 181
2013 40 111
2014 54 133
2015 38 37
2016 52 161
2017 54 260
2018 31 31
2019 39 30
2020 37 66
2021 48 25
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Construction Management 25 63 169
Entertainment Industry Business 47 92 270
Real Estate 24 87 294
Management 53 106 336
Management Information Systems 46 141 350
Hospitality and Hotel Management 56 162 398
Engineering Management 48 145 410
Project Management 59 167 411
Marketing 61 153 434
Human Resource Management 68 169 459
Advertising 56 142 465
Public Policy / Administration 88 202 583
Accounting 72 231 642
Occupational Safety and Health 79 212 668
International Trade 74 277 685
Entrepreneurship 88 356 774
International Business 76 350 898

Biology

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 68th for Biology in the United Kingdom and 1349th in the World with 989 publications made and 32,933 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Oncology and Cancer research, Botany, Biochemistry, Horticulture.

Rank Ranking
#68 of 122 In the United Kingdom
#402 of 942 In Europe
#1349 of 4,496 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 12 2
1992 2 0
1993 10 2
1994 5 1
1995 3 0
1996 5 12
1997 14 12
1998 15 33
1999 12 17
2000 16 53
2001 21 53
2002 17 79
2003 27 121
2004 28 142
2005 24 52
2006 34 116
2007 27 100
2008 43 93
2009 25 64
2010 38 113
2011 31 136
2012 50 185
2013 43 193
2014 43 154
2015 38 175
2016 65 137
2017 38 102
2018 24 97
2019 39 188
2020 38 112
2021 71 43
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Agricultural Science 36 140 440
Forestry 37 166 509
Horticulture 26 162 584
Animal Science 52 237 832
Oncology and Cancer research 50 295 953
Botany 58 335 1106
Immunology 64 351 1218
Biochemistry 76 432 1532

Chemistry

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 76th for Chemistry in the United Kingdom and 1744th in the World with 799 publications made and 18,609 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#76 of 108 In the United Kingdom
#498 of 977 In Europe
#1744 of 4,317 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 3
1992 4 1
1993 7 1
1994 7 1
1995 3 0
1996 4 2
1997 4 1
1998 9 6
1999 6 4
2000 19 23
2001 10 35
2002 9 12
2003 9 49
2004 14 19
2005 14 12
2006 9 80
2007 20 60
2008 26 118
2009 21 65
2010 32 20
2011 19 32
2012 34 150
2013 34 82
2014 32 88
2015 29 32
2016 48 114
2017 30 149
2018 24 57
2019 27 66
2020 36 67
2021 48 55
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 32 131 294
Environmental Chemistry 57 361 1093
Inorganic Chemistry 63 420 1519
Biochemistry 76 432 1532
Organic Chemistry 67 451 1571
Materials Science 71 482 1672
Chemical Engineering 66 461 1786

Environmental Science

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 69th for Environmental Science in the United Kingdom and 982nd in the World with 721 publications made and 27,134 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Environmental Management, Geography and Cartography, Ecology, Hydrology and Water resources management.

Rank Ranking
#69 of 121 In the United Kingdom
#341 of 931 In Europe
#982 of 4,023 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 7
1992 5 2
1993 4 2
1994 2 1
1995 0 0
1996 9 14
1997 12 17
1998 13 32
1999 7 4
2000 14 35
2001 22 62
2002 20 92
2003 17 92
2004 27 143
2005 13 38
2006 28 130
2007 19 39
2008 35 161
2009 43 94
2010 37 138
2011 24 86
2012 31 82
2013 30 87
2014 34 100
2015 16 28
2016 32 56
2017 20 57
2018 23 40
2019 13 45
2020 18 76
2021 29 52
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Hydrology and Water resources management 35 152 431
Agricultural Science 36 140 440
Forestry 37 166 509
Urban and Regional planning 64 291 697
Environmental Engineering 47 238 788
Environmental Management 71 300 804
Geology 64 309 908
Ecology 68 353 992
Geography and Cartography 75 337 1001
Environmental Chemistry 57 361 1093

Art & Design

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 65th for Art & Design in the United Kingdom and 421st in the World with 539 publications made and 9,643 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Aesthetics, Art History, Fashion Design.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#65 of 134 In the United Kingdom
#176 of 723 In Europe
#421 of 2,700 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 2 0
1993 1 0
1994 2 0
1995 1 4
1996 1 3
1997 6 10
1998 4 1
1999 5 5
2000 11 33
2001 8 16
2002 5 23
2003 6 5
2004 10 3
2005 14 25
2006 12 26
2007 25 46
2008 19 15
2009 34 201
2010 15 20
2011 26 35
2012 34 39
2013 25 43
2014 30 33
2015 28 9
2016 45 25
2017 40 29
2018 26 45
2019 32 22
2020 23 6
2021 30 4
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Aesthetics 47 61 164
Fashion Design 56 88 230
Entertainment Industry Business 47 92 270
Multimedia 35 105 276
Photography 55 105 292
Performing arts 74 128 332
Music 58 151 384
Creative Writing 76 140 397
Landscape Architecture 41 165 398
Cinematography 78 180 446
Painting and Drawing 58 214 468
Sculpture 58 214 468
Literature 75 171 490
Illustration and Concept Art 68 233 525
Game Design and Development 66 243 585
Art History 84 228 604
Animation 63 223 618
UX/UI Desgin 63 282 630
Graphic Design 66 262 671
Interior Design 56 226 717
Architecture 78 349 790
Singing and Vocal Performance 78 269 820

Economics

The University of Wolverhampton ranked 84th for Economics in the United Kingdom and 876th in the World with 336 publications made and 5,546 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Political Economy, International Trade, International Relations and Diplomacy.

Rank Ranking
#84 of 118 In the United Kingdom
#350 of 790 In Europe
#876 of 3,039 In the World

University of Wolverhampton
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 2 0
1994 2 0
1995 3 2
1996 4 5
1997 4 10
1998 4 0
1999 4 1
2000 12 6
2001 5 4
2002 8 21
2003 3 9
2004 11 25
2005 8 11
2006 9 7
2007 19 16
2008 11 12
2009 10 19
2010 13 35
2011 6 10
2012 21 32
2013 19 18
2014 28 35
2015 25 47
2016 18 35
2017 11 23
2018 10 6
2019 22 93
2020 8 14
2021 21 11
Speciality United Kingdom rank Europe rank World rank
Political Economy 80 216 537
Development Studies 78 194 590
International Relations and Diplomacy 77 220 615
International Trade 74 277 685

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Wolverhampton

Speciality United Kingdom Europe World Rank
Math Teachers 40 111 445
Statistics 65 302 809
Mathematics 74 376 1040
Physics 79 530 1829