Medical University of Bialystok. International Rankings.
  • Updated 26.10.2023 by Administrator UMB

    International Rankings

    As part of the implementation of the internationalisation strategy, it is assumed to increase the presence of the Medical University of Bialystok in the global higher education rankings. Universities included in international rankings, due to their greater recognition, are a more attractive destination for international students. The inclusion of MUB in international higher education rankings will also have a positive impact on the position of the University graduates in the labour market. In most cases, the evaluation of universities is based on quantifiable indicators. Universities are evaluated and ranked depending on the subject and scope of activities covered by the ranking. During the evaluation, the reputation of the University in relation to research staff, employers and students is also examined.


    So far the Medical university of Bialystok was included in the lists of 12 international university rankings.

    Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE) - In THE World University Rankings, 5 criteria are used for the assessment of: education, internationalisation of the university, conducted research, citation and publication rates, as well as cooperation between the university and business. THE World University Rankings consists of general, thematic, reputational, and regional rankings.
    University is currently ranked 1001-1200 in the Global ranking.
    The Medical University of Bialystok is currently ranked 601+ in the Cliniczal andz Health category.

    US News Best Global Universities Rankings (US News) - developed by an American company operating in the media industry since the 1930s. Its ranking is based on a list of 1500 universities with the highest number of publications and 250 top universities ranked on the basis of a reputation survey. From this pool, the top 1500 universities are included in the main ranking. Individual fields of study are subject to seperate rankings.

    University is currently ranked 1688th in the Global ranking.
    The Medical University of Bialystok is currently ranked 742nd in the Clinical Medicine category.


    U-Multirank - evaluates universities in five main areas of activity: research, international cooperation, quality of teaching and learning, transfer of knowledge and technology and cooperation at a regional level. The aim of the ranking (created with the support of the European Commission) is to create a tool that will enable candidates to search universities in terms of the most relevant criteria for them. 

    The Medical University of Bialystok was included in the global ranking and by-subject ranking (Medicine). Our University is characterised by a very high evaluation of the "Teaching and Learning" and "Regional Engagement" paramterer.

    SCImago (SIR)SIR rankings rank academic and research centres based on multi-criteria indicators. The most important of them, which have a key impact on evaluation, are: research potential, innovation, as well as the impact of institution's actions in the social space. For ranking purposes, the calculation is generated annually on the basis of the results obtained over a period of five years ending two years before the ranking's edition.

    The Medical University of Bialystok has been ranked 599 in the SCImago Institutions Rankings (SIR).

    CWTS Leiden Ranking - is based on bibliographic data from the Web of Science database created by Clarivate Analytics. The first edition of the ranking was held in 2007. Since then, the ranking has been steadily gaining popularity. This is a single-criteria ranking. It evaluates universities for their research and publication potential.

    The Medical University of Bialystok is ranked at a high 1085 position in the global ranking. The Medical University of Bialystok took the first place in the world in terms of the value of the gender equality index (percentage of female authors of publications).



    Web of Universities (Webometrics)the Ranking publishes webometric indicators for more than 12,000 universities. It is created on the basis of a complex index. It takes into account both the amount of online content (the number of websites and files on the internet) and the recognisability, visibility and impact of these online publications. They are estimated based on the number of external links. The ranking is an initiative of Cybermetrics Lab – a research group of the Spanish National Research Council. The aim of the ranking is to increase the presence of academic institutions on the internet, as well as to promote free access to the results of scientific research online.

    The Medical University of Bialystok has been included in the global and regional ranking.

    University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP) - the main objective of URAP is to develop a ranking system based on academic performance indicators that reflect the quality and quantity of academic publications. URAP publishes the world ranking of universities since 2010. Since 2011, the rankings by subject have also been published. The latest rankings cover 3,000 universities from around the world and 61 different specialist subject areas.

    The Medical University of Bialystok is ranked at the 1426th position in the global ranking.


    UniRank - is a leading international directory and search engine of institutions related to higher education, it contains reviews and rankings of more than 13,723 officially recognised universities and higher education institutions in 200 countries. It is based on its own sources. It does not conduct a procedure for obtaining data on the basis of information reported by universities.
    The Medical University of Bialystok has been included in the global and national UniRank rankings.

    CWUR - The ranking (CWUR) has been published since 2012. The evaluation of the University is basen on 4 pillars (education, position of graduates on the labor market, faculties and research). The seat of the ranking organizer is in the United Arab Emirates. 

    The Medical University of Bialystok has been classified at 1630th place in the world and 548th place in Europe.

    The MUB International Cooperation Department as a unit coordinating international rankings asks for urgent involvement of other units in the international reputation study of higher education institutions. In addition to the relevant data of a given institution, this is the second most common element of the evaluation of universities. The study is conducted among both academic staff and employers. The position in the international rankings is connected not only with the scientific and teaching as well as infrastructure potential. Many times it also depends on the reputation of a university in the international research community.


    The person responsible for reporting data to international university rankings is Tomasz Maliszewski, PhD.
    (room 206,,  tel. +48 85 686 52 21).

    State as of 12.07.2022