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University of St Andrews

St Andrews, United Kingdom

The University of St Andrews (University o St Andras, Oilthigh Chill Rìmhinn; abbreviated as St And, from the Latin Sancti Andreae, in post-nominals) is a public university in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. It is the oldest of the four ancient universities of Scotland and, following Oxford and Cambridge universities, the third-oldest university in the English-speaking world. St Andrews was founded in 1413 when the Avignon Antipope Benedict XIII issued a papal bull to a small founding group of Augustinian clergy. Along with the universities of Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Aberdeen, St Andrews was part of the Scottish Enlightenment during the 18th century.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
76,733
Prior Five Years
14,545
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,408,397
Prior Five Years
122,071
Total Scholars
Lifetime
10,267
Prior Five Years
2,870

Academic Institutional Ranking

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Worldwide

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284
Prior Five Years
457
National Overall (All Fields)

United Kingdom

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30
Prior Five Years
30
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