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Foundation: 1903

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: We will be the Canadian research university that best integrates outstanding scholarship, engaged learning and real-life involvement to contribute to a better future for people and the planet.


Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDCanada
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +487th220th417th26th
Arts and Humanities +319th135th286th15th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 638th361st574th42nd
Business, Management and Accounting 439th147th350th22nd
Chemistry 592nd306th512th36th
Computer Science 364th122nd262nd15th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +281st97th214th10th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 402nd137th320th22nd
Energy 368th131st267th14th
Engineering +344th136th249th13th
Environmental Science 381st156th291st16th
Mathematics 336th118th251st9th
Medicine +696th388th627th60th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 485th241st409th14th
Physics and Astronomy 436th185th348th17th
Psychology 254th132nd240th17th
Social Sciences +312th111th264th15th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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