Universidad Diego PortalesUniversity


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Foundation: 1982

Mission: The mission of the Diego Portales University is to produce and certify disciplinary and professional knowledge subject to the highest standards of quality, having high academic communities performance and closely linked to the environment, ensure full respect for the pluralism and critical independence of its members and promote: - Quality undergraduate and graduate teaching and research - An informed, participatory, reflective, respectful and pluralistic dialogue. - A commitment to the development of the country. - An effective, efficient and transparent institutionality

Vision: To be widely recognized as a high quality university and inserted in effective national and international networks, selective to while diverse in the composition of its student community, complex from the point of view of the academic disciplines that cultivation, of the training cycles it offers and of the research that it produces, and with a marked public orientation, pluralism and critical independence.

History: www.udp.cl


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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

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAOECDChile
Arts and Humanities 450th26th65th412th6th
Business, Management and Accounting 731st40th105th604th7th
Computer Science 644th49th115th541st9th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 299th12th28th233rd5th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 654th62nd118th553rd10th
Mathematics 622nd52nd117th524th8th
Medicine 793rd112th222nd743rd19th
Physics and Astronomy 550th17th79th479th4th
Psychology 590th23rd76th554th5th
Social Sciences 582nd31st79th503rd4th

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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