Universidad de Tarapaca *University


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Foundation: 1981

Mission: The University of Tarapacá is a State Higher Education Institution that is committed to academic excellence and continuous quality improvement.

Vision: To be a reference as a state, regional and border university, recognized for its quality and contribution to equity, development and academic and intercultural integration in the Central-South Andean Macro Region.

History: www.uta.cl

Subordinate organizations:

  • Centro de Investigacion en Energia Solar
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.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAOECDChile
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3908th325th574th2179th36th
Arts and Humanities +953rd37th97th778th6th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4151st164th495th2783rd20th
Chemistry 1305th9th108th894th1st
Earth and Planetary Sciences +3027th185th316th1652nd29th
Energy 2638th93rd211th1375th11th
Engineering +2192nd48th161st1371st5th
Environmental Science 2435th63rd215th1411th13th
Mathematics 3497th176th279th1852nd21st
Medicine +3948th189th471st2650th22nd
Physics and Astronomy 3213th125th255th1796th22nd
Psychology 1536th78th176th1243rd12th
Social Sciences +1962nd84th193rd1336th15th

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?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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