ESSM ranked 48th Globally in Sports Science

13 Dec 2016 - 15:30


The Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine in the Department of Human Biology, University of Cape Town, achieved 48th place in ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2016.

For the ranking, a total of 110,000 unit addresses were examined and hundreds of web sites searched to form the final list of 361 universities or about 400 sport-related units that actively engage in research. The top 300 universities are published in this ranking based on the measurement of publication, citation, citations per publication, top 25% journals publications, and internationally collaborated publications.

Congratulations to ESSM for this recognition of research excellence!