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Foundation: 1962

Mission: Providing students with fulfilling learning experiences, conducting knowledge-generating research, and building firm societal ties, within an environment that is attractive and financially stable, and conducive to creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Vision: A University that is global, smart, and excelling in research, in innovation and in cultural enlightenment.

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.

AreaWorldMiddle EastARAB COUNTRIESJordan
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +589th72nd40th1st
Arts and Humanities +553rd36th9th1st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 890th159th96th8th
Business, Management and Accounting 480th14th7th1st
Chemistry 868th227th131st8th
Computer Science 627th58th34th3rd
Dentistry 316th45th23rd2nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 534th111th73rd3rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 663rd97th53rd7th
Energy 562nd101st54th2nd
Engineering +562nd104th57th5th
Environmental Science 577th116th77th3rd
Mathematics 568th70th40th4th
Medicine +769th100th51st2nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 551st45th21st1st
Physics and Astronomy 684th122nd68th4th
Psychology 697th49th14th1st
Social Sciences +703rd43rd20th2nd
Veterinary 570th73rd35th2nd

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 visualizatiĆ³n 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.

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