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Foundation: 1948

Mission: The special mission of Ryerson University is the advancement of applied knowledge and research to address societal need, and the provision of programs of study that provide a balance between theory and application and that prepare students for careers in professional and quasi-professional fields. As a leading centre for applied education, Ryerson is recognized for the excellence of its teaching, the relevance of its curriculum, the success of its students in achieving their academic and career objectives, the quality of its scholarship, research and creative activity and its commitment to accessibility, lifelong learning, and involvement in the broader community.

Vision: Ryerson University's vision is to be Canada's leading comprehensive innovation university, a leader in high-quality, career-related education fostering innovation and entrepreneurship.

History: www.ryerson.ca


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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 area

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 756th363rd687th55th
Arts and Humanities 450th205th412th27th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 775th437th698th57th
Business, Management and Accounting 332nd102nd264th16th
Chemistry 561st290th482nd32nd
Computer Science 394th147th301st20th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 483rd229th415th37th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 457th149th380th23rd
Energy 532nd206th417th35th
Engineering 420th167th323rd19th
Environmental Science 514th233rd426th33rd
Mathematics 477th188th379th23rd
Medicine 738th448th688th70th
Physics and Astronomy 521st234th450th28th
Psychology 414th210th388th24th
Social Sciences 348th123rd296th21st

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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