Sherbrooke UniversityUniversity


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Foundation: 1954

Mission: As a community of people at the service of society and its members, the Université de Sherbrooke is dedicated to open education, the promotion of critical knowledge and the quest for new knowledge through teaching, research, creation and social engagement.

Vision: A space of inclusion, freedom and fulfilment, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities thinks the world and transforms it, one person at a time.

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 +1256th252nd827th27th
Arts and Humanities +1515th367th1167th39th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1717th478th1267th42nd
Business, Management and Accounting 1703rd337th1086th38th
Chemistry 1958th389th1269th37th
Computer Science 1055th243rd734th31st
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2025th339th1223rd40th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1795th306th1077th36th
Energy 1241st203rd702nd22nd
Engineering +1636th305th1059th36th
Environmental Science 2530th402nd1489th44th
Mathematics 670th146th442nd14th
Medicine +1973rd481st1399th54th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1322nd354th928th23rd
Physics and Astronomy 823rd224th573rd14th
Psychology 831st303rd722nd38th
Social Sciences +1020th254th777th33rd

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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