Qassim UniversityUniversity

Saudi Arabia

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Foundation: 2004

Mission: To provide advanced and accredited university education to prepare integrated qualifications that meet the needs of the labor market, to offer distinctive community services and applied research that promote the local community and contribute to building knowledge economy by adopting the latest management, technology and information techniques, to activate the national and international partnerships, and to improve university resources.

Vision: A nationally distinguished university in education that supports sustainable development in Qassim and contributes to building a knowledge society.


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 COUNTRIESSaudi Arabia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +3334th221st118th21st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4382nd226th112th24th
Business, Management and Accounting 1993rd145th80th14th
Chemistry 3622nd262nd134th30th
Computer Science 2614th181st112th22nd
Dentistry 496th51st28th13th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 3411th220th136th17th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1960th141st81st15th
Energy 3255th318th186th31st
Engineering +3010th271st146th29th
Environmental Science 4116th329th175th30th
Mathematics 2209th152nd89th20th
Medicine +3759th175th94th27th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 2574th145th80th24th
Physics and Astronomy 3660th309th170th31st
Social Sciences +1633rd64th32nd12th
Veterinary 1012th115th59th6th

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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