The ranking is based on h-index, citations and number of DBLP documents gathered by August 9th 2021.
This ranking lists all top computer scientists affiliated with University of Manchester. There is a total of 23 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for top scientists in University of Manchester is 1378 with a mean value for the h-index of 59.91. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in University of Manchester is 4375 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 190.22.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
The University of Manchester is a public research university based in Manchester, England. It was created via the merger of the Victoria University of Manchester and the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in 2004. Rooted firmly in the civic university movement of the 19th century, the red brick university is the second largest university in the United Kingdom.
In terms of global education quality ranking, the QS World University Rankings placed the university in 29th position for the year 2018-2019. The SCImago Institutions Rankings, on the other hand, placed it at 59th in the world.
The University of Manchester offers the most number of academic subjects in the UK, counting international students from all over the world. A wide range of bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs are available. The university enjoys an impressive reputation in multiple disciplines, ranging from engineering, sociology and related social sciences, economics, humanities, and life sciences. Its graduates stand second among those most targeted by graduate employers in the country.
Students can expect to get their hands on extensive and immersive research, all of which are well-supported by the university. They stand to experience the remarkable innovation offered by the university programs and gain immense reputation to work to their academic and professional advantage.
After Oxford and Cambridge, the University of Manchester owns the third largest university in the UK. With over four million items, including books, magazines, journals, various media types, maps, and other types of manuscripts, the library also happens to be the largest non-legal depository in the country.
On the other hand, the John Rylands Library houses a notable collection of historic books and other printed materials. It also houses a number of papyri that are written in ancient texts, including the oldest extant New Testament document.
The university owns and operates a number of major cultural assets. These include the John Rylands Library, the Manchester Museum, the Jodrell Bank Observatory, and the Whitworth Art Gallery. It is the largest single-site university with a consolidated income of £1.1 billion in 2018–19. It is a member of the N8 Group, the Russell Group, and the worldwide Universities Research Association.
The university also owns and operates the Manchester University Press, which publishes textbooks, journals, and monographs. The publications are written by authors from international academic institutions. The publishing house is the third largest in the UK.
In 2020, it counted four Nobel Prize laureates among its staff, with 21 more from students and staff past and present.